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California's Folsom Lake drops to historic low

Tue, 11/17/2015 - 7:10pm
Shrinking lake provides half a million people with drinking water and may not see enough winter rain to restore levels from historic drought
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New mobile battery charges phones 10 times faster

Tue, 11/17/2015 - 5:33pm
Chinese tech giant Huawei unveiled battery prototypes that can recharge a phone in just minutes
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El Nino likely to strengthen, bring more wild weather

Tue, 11/17/2015 - 4:28pm
This year's El Nino is one of the strongest the U.S. has seen in decades, and it's not done with us yet
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Space station suffers short circuit

Tue, 11/17/2015 - 2:18pm
NASA said six crew members were left with one less power channel, and it'll be tricky to fix
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Apple Pay expands as it vies for broader acceptance

Tue, 11/17/2015 - 12:08pm
Payment service faces growing competition and some challenges before it becomes as commonplace as plastic cards
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Paris terror attacks raise questions over privacy, security

Tue, 11/17/2015 - 11:55am
The intelligence community says new encryption technologies may have helped the Paris attackers hide their plans
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U.S. officials: Encrypted apps a "blind spot" for intelligence

Mon, 11/16/2015 - 10:31pm
Investigators say members of ISIS lure potential sympathizers to ​social media apps where the messages self-destruct or are encrypted
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National Inventors Hall of Fame announces 2016 inductees

Mon, 11/16/2015 - 10:17pm
CBS' Mo Rocca will host award ceremony at the Smithsonian honoring 16 inventors who changed our world
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Leonid meteor shower peaks this week

Mon, 11/16/2015 - 9:37pm
How to catch the brightest display of one of the most anticipated meteor showers of the year
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​Bah humbug: How to spot fake reviews

Mon, 11/16/2015 - 5:47pm
More Americans will shop online this holiday season, but beware of getting Grinched by fake endorsements
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Doctored photo wrongly accuses Sikh man of being terrorist

Mon, 11/16/2015 - 5:43pm
Veerender Jubbal, a Canadian Sikh man, suggests the faked photo might be revenge for his Gamergate activism
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Anonymous hackers' group declares war on ISIS

Mon, 11/16/2015 - 4:50pm
Hackers vow to go after a common enemy, but what does a declaration of war mean in cyberspace?
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Israel unveils Roman-era mosaic found during construction

Mon, 11/16/2015 - 2:09pm
The 1,700-year-old mosaic floor paved the courtyard of an ancient villa
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Backlash for Facebook's lack of "safety check" for Beirut attacks

Mon, 11/16/2015 - 1:05pm
After the Paris terror attacks, Facebook activated its “safety check” feature
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Google antsy as Calif. slow on self-driving car rules

Mon, 11/16/2015 - 11:53am
Regulators have implored Google and other automakers to share safety data, but companies in competition don't willingly reveal trade secrets
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Encrypted messages: Does the government need a way in?

Mon, 11/16/2015 - 1:07am
Current and former officials warn that terrorists are increasingly operating in an area that is impossible for the U.S. government to penetrate
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Facebook responds to backlash over Safety Check feature

Sun, 11/15/2015 - 11:14pm
After the Paris terror attacks, Facebook announced they would be turning on the Safety Check tool, but many wondered why it hadn't been turned on for Beirut
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How could ISIS plan the Paris attack without getting caught?

Sun, 11/15/2015 - 11:10pm
CBS News corespondent Contessa Brewer reports on how technology could have been used to conceal the Paris attacker's communications from authorities.
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How survivors of Paris attacks reached out to social media

Sun, 11/15/2015 - 4:31pm
The terror attacks in the French capital have underscored the increasingly important role of social media
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How encrypted apps help terrorists stay below the radar

Sun, 11/15/2015 - 2:16am
Apparent lack of chatter before Paris attacks may indicate a dangerous change in the way extremist groups are communicating with each other
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