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Astrobotic: From Pittsburgh to the moon?

Wed, 12/24/2014 - 9:02am
A team of engineers and scientists from Pittsburgh has gotten one step closer to its moonshot, winning $750,000 on its way to the final round of the Google Lunar XPrize competition. The ultimate winner of the global challenge will launch a mission to the moon in 2016.
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Tsunami 10 years later: Are we better prepared?

Tue, 12/23/2014 - 9:15pm
The Indian Ocean tsunami came without warning in 2004; now a mix of technology and outreach has helped make the world safer
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As mobile shopping booms, so do problems

Tue, 12/23/2014 - 9:03pm
Many consumers aren't happy about what often happens when they try to shop via a mobile device
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Did the FBI get it wrong on North Korea?

Tue, 12/23/2014 - 7:51pm
A cybersecurity firm's data suggests a Sony insider was key in pulling off the hack
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Astrobotic: From Pittsburgh to the moon?

Tue, 12/23/2014 - 4:56pm
A team of engineers and scientists from Pittsburgh has gotten one step closer to its moonshot, winning $750,000 on its way to the final round of the Google Lunar XPrize competition. The ultimate winner of the global challenge will launch a mission to the moon in 2016.
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Out-of-this-world Christmas for astronauts aboard ISS

Tue, 12/23/2014 - 4:18pm
Sporting elf shoes and displaying an upside-down Christmas tree, Capt. Barry Wilmore and Col. Terry Virts share their unique holiday plans
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Hardware store robot gives customers high-tech help

Tue, 12/23/2014 - 4:08pm
The Oshbot helps shoppers with the nuts and bolts
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​Sony threatens to sue Twitter over leaked documents

Tue, 12/23/2014 - 3:48pm
In a letter to the social media site, a lawyer for Sony requested that Twitter suspend the accounts of users posting stolen information
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YouTube could face $1B lawsuit from Pharrell's rep

Tue, 12/23/2014 - 3:27pm
Pharrell's rep isn't all that happy with the video site, claiming a rights violation
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High-tech help at the hardware store

Tue, 12/23/2014 - 2:53pm
It's not always easy to find what you need in a large hardware store. But roaming the aisles at a San Jose hardware store is a robot to help customers get what they're looking for. CNET's Sumi Das introduces the Oshbot.
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FAA safety inspectors question speed of drone approvals

Tue, 12/23/2014 - 2:39pm
Several inspectors told the Washington Post that they felt pressured to accelerate reviews and safety wasn't a top priority
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Do you want to be Sony's new cybersecurity manager?

Tue, 12/23/2014 - 2:10pm
The company has posted several security and risk management jobs in the past few days
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Lunar rover passes test; next stop, the moon?

Tue, 12/23/2014 - 1:42pm
Team Astrobotic from Pittsburgh clears another hurdle in its pursuit of the Google Lunar XPrize
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Was U.S. involved in North Korea Internet outage?

Tue, 12/23/2014 - 11:50am
A tiny, elite fraction of North Korea's 25 million people have online access, so the recent Internet outage looks curious
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Will digital currency go mainstream?

Tue, 12/23/2014 - 2:08am
Money has evolved from coins to credit cards to digital currencies, but will consumers buy in to the latest trend? CBS News' Ines Novacic reports.
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Counterintuitive tips for beating hackers

Tue, 12/23/2014 - 12:07am
If recent cyberattacks have taught us anything, it's that companies need to think differently about security
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Tablets, e-reading devices may inhibit sleep

Mon, 12/22/2014 - 11:26pm
Many of us spend hours in front of the glowing screens of our tablets or e-readers late into the evening hours. But a new study finds that could be one of the reasons we're not getting enough sleep. CBS News' Dr. Mallika Marshall reports.
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In digital age, money continues to evolve

Mon, 12/22/2014 - 11:17pm
From digital currencies like Bitcoin to e-commerce, the way we use and think about money is changing
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Tablets and e-readers can interfere with sleep

Mon, 12/22/2014 - 10:39pm
Don't curl up with a glowing electronic screen when you're trying to unwind at the end of the day, researchers say
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The evolution of spying: From WWII to the Web

Mon, 12/22/2014 - 10:08pm
How modern technology has transformed the playing field for spies and hackers all over the world
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