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Apple's FLIR One: Thermal imaging for the masses

Apple's FLIR One: Thermal imaging for the masses

It's an infrared picture of the heat emanating from your body.

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Rocket explodes during test flight; no injuries

MCGREGOR, Texas (AP) — An unmanned SpaceX rocket exploded shortly after launch on a test flight at the company's Central Texas development site.

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Official says hackers hit up to 25,000 fed workers

WASHINGTON (AP) — The internal records of as many as 25,000 Homeland Security Department employees were exposed during a recent computer break-in at a federal contractor that handles security clearances, an agency official said Friday.

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Ferguson fallout: A call for police 'body cams'

Ferguson fallout: A call for police 'body cams'

NEW YORK — What if Michael Brown’s last moments had been recorded?

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Border Patrol installs more rescue beacons

Border Patrol installs more rescue beacons

The beacons are 30-feet-tall and solar powered.

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$1 billion iPad initiative flawed, says LA school district

$1 billion iPad initiative flawed, says LA school district

LOS ANGELES — The groundbreaking effort to provide an iPad to every Los Angeles student, teacher and school administrator was beset by inadequate planning, a lack of transparency and a flawed bidding process, according to a draft of an internal school district report obtained by the Los Ange…

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NASA prepares for giant leap into privatized space travel

NASA prepares for giant leap into privatized space travel

WASHINGTON — Ever since the retirement of the space shuttle three years ago, American astronauts have had to hitchhike their way to the International Space Station aboard Russian spaceships. It is an increasingly costly arrangement, which the head of NASA has called “unacceptable,” made wors…

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White House computer programmers keep their wrinkled shirts

Sometimes a wrinkled shirt is more than a wrinkled shirt.

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Parks Service bans drones over Appalachian Trail

PITTSBURGH (AP) — The National Park Service has banned drones from flying over the Appalachian Trail.

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Social media pushes back at militant propaganda

Social media pushes back at militant propaganda

BEIRUT — The extremists of the Islamic State group have turned their social media into a theater of horror, broadcasting a stomach-turning stream of battles, bombings and beheadings to a global audience.

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Review: Video blackouts impede baseball online

Review: Video blackouts impede baseball online

A TV camera at a game in Baltimore in April. Fans who pay for Major League Baseball’s online video package can’t watch games involving hometown teams. An MLB rep said he is optimistic blackouts will be lifted soon. 

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No photos: Parents keeping babies off Facebook

No photos: Parents keeping babies off Facebook

More parents are consciously keeping their children's photos and identities off the Internet.

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No photos: Parents opt to keep babies off Facebook

No photos: Parents opt to keep babies off Facebook

Wasim Ahmad and his wife, Lakshmi Ramsoondar-Ahmad, bought a website domain with their son’s name, making it password-protected so only relatives can see updates.

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More parents opting to keep babies off Facebook

More parents opting to keep babies off Facebook

Some have safety concerns. Others worry about where the data will wind up.

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Taming technology monsters: Mr. Google goes to Washington

Taming technology monsters: Mr. Google goes to Washington

Study of large government IT projects shows only 6.4 percent were successful.

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Digital Savant: Buying guide for college tech needs

Digital Savant: Buying guide for college tech needs

This list leans toward items that aren’t overpriced and impractical.

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Latest cyber threat from Russia sparks reserved reaction

Latest cyber threat from Russia sparks reserved reaction

Change passwords and then wait and see?

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Lasers pose grave risk for Tucson air traffic

Lasers pose grave risk for Tucson air traffic

Tucson ranks high in country for number of reported incidents involving aircraft.

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Details loom large for Steiff bear hunters

Details loom large for Steiff bear hunters

German dressmaker Margarete Steiff made her first bear in 1884.

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Key Senate panel backs A-10 fleet

Key Senate panel backs A-10 fleet

Budget bill, if it survives, would save the "Warthog."

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