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Is Snapchat really worth $19 billion?

Wed, 02/18/2015 - 4:15pm
After only a few years in business, the Internet company is already one of the most richly valued startups in the world
Categories: Business & Technology

Munchies explained: Why pot makes you crave Doritos

Wed, 02/18/2015 - 3:47pm
A news study finds that marijuana switches the function of neurons in the brain, making you go from satisfied to starving
Categories: Business & Technology

Facebook has eyes on better video and virtual reality

Wed, 02/18/2015 - 3:38pm
Facebook's chief product officer thinks virtual reality is the future of social networking: "You'll do it, Beyonce will do it"
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Apple Watch axes health tracking function

Wed, 02/18/2015 - 3:04pm
Apple is set to release a new smartwatch, but there are reports that it will not have a health-tracking function. CNET senior editor Jeff Bakalar joins CBSN to explain why.
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Facebook's future may be in your pocket

Wed, 02/18/2015 - 3:02pm
Facebook wants to generate more smartphone content. CNET senior editor Jeff Bakalar joins CBSN with more on how the social media giant plans to do that.
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Snapchat seeking $19 billion in funding

Wed, 02/18/2015 - 2:53pm
Snapchat could soon be worth $19 billion. CBSN's Vladimir Duthiers and Elaine Quijano have more on how the messaging app is in talks with fund managers.
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See the fiery meteor that blazed over Pittsburgh

Wed, 02/18/2015 - 1:59pm
NASA video caught the 500-pound fireball as it streaked across the sky at 45,000 miles an hour Tuesday
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U.S. Army uses giant blimp to test air defense

Wed, 02/18/2015 - 12:05pm
It's not a bird or a plane, but a blimp in the sky, floating over Maryland's Baltimore suburbs. It's the newest security system launched by the Army to protect major cities along the East Coast, and it can detect everything from a cruise missile to a large drone. Chip Reid reports on the fears of how it could be used for other purposes.
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Slingshot and tennis balls shoot snow, ice off Army blimp

Wed, 02/18/2015 - 10:56am
Watch how the high-tech blimp is maintained by a low-tech slingshot system developed to knock frozen precipitation off the tail fins. Chip Reid reports.
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What's causing freezing temperatures across the U.S.?

Tue, 02/17/2015 - 9:44pm
Tens of millions of people from Maine to the Carolinas are shivering through some of the coldest temperatures in decades
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Map shows loudest and quietest spots in U.S.

Tue, 02/17/2015 - 9:23pm
Looking for a little silence? Head here, not there
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Cloud gazers discover new cloud

Tue, 02/17/2015 - 9:02pm
The Cloud Appreciation Society is hoping to get their cloud officially recognized by the World Meteorological Association
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Are Massachusetts laboratory dogs being kept in poor conditions?

Tue, 02/17/2015 - 7:21pm
Animal rights activists say advances almost eliminate the need for research dogs, some of which live their entire lives in a lab
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​Is the NSA putting spyware in hard drives?

Tue, 02/17/2015 - 6:58pm
Cybersecurity researchers draw a shocking path from espionage-enabled computer hardware to the federal government
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Divers take lionfish invasion into their own hands

Tue, 02/17/2015 - 6:02pm
With spear guns and nets, divers take part in lionfish derbies to stem the invasive species' spread; and later, there's ceviche
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Testing driverless cars using real driver data

Tue, 02/17/2015 - 5:35pm
By programming an autonomous car with biological and decision-making data collected from actual race car drivers, one Stanford University professor is designing a car that drives itself like a professional would.
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Russian cargo ship docks with space station

Tue, 02/17/2015 - 4:36pm
More than 3 tons of food, fuel and other essential cargo arrives at the International Space Station
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Race car drivers helping make safer autonomous cars

Tue, 02/17/2015 - 4:17pm
Scientists are harnessing the vital signs and brain waves of professional racers to design a smarter self-driving car
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Merging traditional toys with artificial intelligence

Tue, 02/17/2015 - 3:30pm
In the $22 billion-a-year toy industry, Anki CEO Boris Sofman is focused on creating high-tech toys with an impact much broader than just entertainment
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Rosetta's first close-ups of comet 67P

Tue, 02/17/2015 - 3:00pm
The spacecraft made its closets approach to date, taking pictures of the comet from within four miles
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