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Hundreds of billions of messages create a modern historical archive in 140 characters or less
Tagging is supposed to help track and protect fish species, but a new study found the pinging sounds could attract predators such as grey seals
A standoff is taking shape between tech companies and the U.S. government over smartphone encryption. It's a strong selling point for consumers, but the government thinks it could be dangerous. CBS News national security analyst Juan Zarate joins CBSN to discuss the fight.
Google will be the first advertiser to grace the high-def digital behemoth
Another controversy has surfaced involving Uber. The company is now investigating whether one of its executives misused what it calls "God View" to track the movements of a reporter who covers the company. CNET's Jeff Bakalar joins CBSN with more on what "God View" is.
A new ruling by the NTSB is rattling America's fledgling drone industry. While the Federal Aviation Administration is still considering how to regulate the commercial use of drones, NTSB is calling them aircraft, which could set a precedent. Jeff Pegues reports.
Top executive at ride-sharing company backtracking after apparently considering take-no-prisoners approach to critics in the media
Uber is facing a wave of criticism over its position on First Amendment rights. One of the ride-sharing company's top executives is backtracking after apparently having a controversial plan to silence any journalist who criticized the company. John Blackstone reports.
Uncertainty from the feds is having a ripple effect for "one of the few industries that want to be regulated"
Atlantic Magazine Senior Editor Derek Thompson joins Jeff Glor on CBSN to explain how Shazam is changing the way the music industry determines hits, based on the apps data.
A new iPhone game puts players on the front lines combatting a global health care crisis
A crowd at the Santa Barbara Zoo got a pleasant surprise when its latest star attraction, a baby giraffe, came out for a jaunt
Researchers at Google and Stanford University are teaching computers to recognize images well enough to write spot-on captions for them
The newest member of the zoo took its first steps outside today. The baby giraffe, named “Buttercup,” explored his new home inside the giraffe exhibit. Buttercup is about 186 pounds and 6 and a half feet tall, the biggest the zoo has ever seen.
A new computer model showing the movements of carbon dioxide in the atmopshere could help scientists better predict future changes in climate
The popular feature is now a standalone mobile app -- here is a sneak peek
A new study found that polar bears numbers have fallen by 40 percent as they struggle to feed themselves
This NASA video shows the greenhouse gas circulating around the globe over a span of one year.
He's a social media star known around the world, because of what he did above it! Astronaut Reid Wiseman just returned from 166 days on board the International Space Station. He joins "CBSN" with more on what it's like to be back on earth.
The high seas are going high-tech! Royal Caribbean has set sail with a new ship called "Quantum of the Seas," with some very special features guests haven't seen before. As CNET's Bridget Carey shows us, robots will be serving drinks to guests.