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Live stream: Cassini spacecraft sends final images before plunge into Saturn

Fri, 2017-09-15 05:53

The USA TODAY NETWORK will have live coverage of this event.

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See Cassini's most stunning images of Saturn

Fri, 2017-09-15 05:42

NASA's Cassini spacecraft gave us the best views of Saturn mankind has ever seen.

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This portable Crock-Pot lets you enjoy a hot meal without a microwave—and it's only $15 right now

Thu, 2017-09-14 17:06

With this warming Crock-Pot lunch pail, you never have to compete for the microwave again. And the best part is it's only $15.50 right now.

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Confusion hits consumer market over U.S. ban of Kaspersky software

Thu, 2017-09-14 17:02

Best Buy and Office Depot said they will no longer sell Kaspersky Labs software, although a security researcher said most consumers don't need to be alarmed.

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Facial recognition: iPhone today, tomorrow the airport?

Thu, 2017-09-14 16:36

If the idea of unlocking a phone with your face seems creepy, you better get used to it.

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Equifax had patch 2 months before hack and didn’t install it, security group says

Thu, 2017-09-14 15:56

Security workers discovered, and created a fix for, the flaw that allowed attackers into Equifax two months before the company was hit by hackers.

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Ellen Pao says it's time for a tech industry reset

Thu, 2017-09-14 15:46

With her new book Reset, the diversity advocate and tech investor says she's pushing the industry to radically change and become more inclusive.

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Pinterest tops 200 million members

Thu, 2017-09-14 15:34

The visual-discovery tool grew 38% from a year ago as an increasingly popular mobile platform to search for food, style, home and beauty.

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Here's what life would be like 'if cell phones didn't exist'

Thu, 2017-09-14 14:49

People on social media are chiming in on what life would be like if cell phones didn't exist, using the trending hashtag, #ifcellphonesdidnt exist. Elizabeth Keatinge (@elizkeatinge) has more.

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Want Equifax to pay? This bot helps victims file a $15,000 small claims suit

Thu, 2017-09-14 14:01

A 20-year-old Stanford student has built a free online bot that helps anyone affected by the Equifax breach sue the company in small claims court.

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Calm down, folks. $1,000 for an iPhone isn't that much.

Thu, 2017-09-14 13:57

Yes, it costs as much as a laptop. But you know you'll spend more time with it.

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20 beautiful things that will help you clean and organize your home this fall

Thu, 2017-09-14 13:50

Declutter your home with Poppin and Umbra organizers, A Neato robot vacuum, handmade wool dryer balls, desk organization accessories, and more.

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You must watch this Elon Musk video of rocket fails

Thu, 2017-09-14 12:33

This is what happens when SpaceX rockets have trouble landing or taking off.

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Up in flames: When SpaceX fails, it's an epic display

Thu, 2017-09-14 12:32

SpaceX is famous for its cutting edge accomplishments, but they have come with a price! The company's founder Elon Musk's posted a blooper reel, and it's epic!

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YouTube star DaddyOFive and wife get probation for controversial video 'pranks' on kids

Thu, 2017-09-14 12:04

A father and stepmother, who posted controversial prank videos on YouTube, have been sentenced to five years probation for child neglect.

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IPhone 8 and 8 Plus: Cellphone carriers buff up their trade-in deals

Thu, 2017-09-14 11:41

AT&T vs. T-Mobile vs. Sprint: who's got the best trade-in offer for the new phone?

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What are the best skills for the Amazon Echo

Thu, 2017-09-14 11:24

"Alexa, what can't you do?"

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Artificial skin lets robot hand feel hot or cold

Thu, 2017-09-14 10:25

Technology created by researchers at the University of Houston gives robotic hand a sense of touch.

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How did the Equifax breach happen? Here are some answers and some questions.

Thu, 2017-09-14 09:50

So far we don't know who did it, why they did it but we have some clues into how.

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Equifax data breach: I tried to freeze my credit. There were problems.

Thu, 2017-09-14 09:46

We were told this is how to protect ourselves from identity thieves. Too bad we can't

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