Fox delays 'Cosmos' season 2 premiere over misconduct investigation

Fox's investigation into sexual misconduct claims against Neil deGrasse Tyson has led to a change of schedule for Cosmos: Possible Worlds. The company has quietly removed the show's season 2 premiere from its March 3 schedule, indicating that it's w...

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Monday, February 18, 2019 - 9:21am

Sharp's latest RoBoHon robot can't walk, but hey it's only $715

The cute Japanese robots keep coming. Sony's adorable Aibo pups are already on to their sixth litter and now Sharp is upgrading its RoBoHon line, too. In case you need reminding, that's the robot smartphone that -- like all good droids -- can sing an...

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Monday, February 18, 2019 - 9:41am

What we're listening to in February

Senior News Editor Billy Steele confesses his love for the Album of the Year while Managing Editor Terrence O'Brien explains why Punch Up the Jam should be in your podcast rotation. Community Content Editor Amber Bouman also breaks down the thrilling...

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Monday, February 18, 2019 - 10:00am

Amazon wants half of its shipments to be carbon-neutral by 2030

Amazon doesn't have a sterling environmental record, but it is making some headway. The internet giant has launched a Shipment Zero initiative that aims for net zero carbon emissions for deliveries. While it doesn't have a timetable for achieving per...

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Monday, February 18, 2019 - 10:51am

Scientists use CRISPR to make stem cells invisible to immune system

Scientists at the University of California San Francisco have developed a new method to minimize the likelihood that a person's body will reject stem cells during a transplant. Using the CRISPR gene editing tools, the scientists managed to create ste...

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Monday, February 18, 2019 - 11:00am

'State-backed hackers' targeted Australia's main political parties

Politicians and their parties are high-value targets for foreign agents looking to disrupt elections, as we've seen in the US and elsewhere in recent years. Now, Australia is in the crosshairs. The main political parties there were the targets of a s...

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Monday, February 18, 2019 - 11:42am

IKEA's super-sized bath toys collect trash on the water

IKEA's latest effort to improve its environmental footprint has taken a decidedly aquatic bent. The company has designed a remote-controlled boat, the Good Ship IKEA, that clears trash from the water.

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Monday, February 18, 2019 - 11:53am

Netflix officially cancels 'Jessica Jones' and 'The Punisher'

You knew Netflix's remaining Marvel shows were living on borrowed time after it cancelled Daredevil, Luke Cage and Iron Fist within weeks of each other -- and sure enough, the remaining productions are on the way out. Netflix has cancelled Jessica J...

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Monday, February 18, 2019 - 12:22pm

Amazon's 'Costume Quest' animated series hits Prime Video March 8th

Two years after it revealed a show based on the Costume Quest games was coming to Prime Video, Amazon has revealed episodes will start streaming on March 8th. The Costume Quest animated series follows a group of young trick-or-treaters who try to fig...

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Monday, February 18, 2019 - 12:31pm

Chrome will make it harder to block incognito browsing

A longstanding loophole in Chrome's Incognito Mode allows websites to recognize when people are browsing the web privately. Recently, sites like The Boston Globe and MIT Technology Review have started using the loophole to block anyone browsing in In...

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Monday, February 18, 2019 - 12:52pm

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