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New Planetary System Has Scientists Excited for Potential Alien Life
NASA

New Planetary System Has Scientists Excited for Potential Alien Life

NASA announced it has found some potentially habitable new planets.
Nina Zipkin
5 Most Interesting Things We Learned From Tesla's Recent Earnings Report
Tesla

5 Most Interesting Things We Learned From Tesla's Recent Earnings Report

From home repairs to more factories, here's a glimpse at Elon Musk's plans for the car company.
Nina Zipkin
Apple's $5 Billion Campus Will Officially Open in April -- and You'll Be Able to Visit
Apple

Apple's $5 Billion Campus Will Officially Open in April -- and You'll Be Able to Visit

The Silicon Valley tech giant said it would take more than six months to move more than 12,000 workers to the new campus, which is set on a 175-acre site.
Watch Harrison Ford's Crazy Close Call at the Airport
Brain Break

Watch Harrison Ford's Crazy Close Call at the Airport

Han Solo lands wherever Han Solo wants.
Entrepreneur Staff
Jay Z Is Launching His Own Venture-Capital Firm
Venture Capital

Jay Z Is Launching His Own Venture-Capital Firm

Jay Z, whose real name is Shawn Carter, has been investing in tech startups since at least 2012.
UPS Tests Drone-Based Package Deliveries
UPS

UPS Tests Drone-Based Package Deliveries

The drones would take off from the company's trucks with an aim to more efficiently cover rural routes.
After Breach, Verizon Drops Yahoo Purchase Price by $350 Million
Verizon

After Breach, Verizon Drops Yahoo Purchase Price by $350 Million

Verizon's acquisition of Yahoo is now valued at approximately $4.48 billion, down from $4.8 billion.
Congressional Cannabis Caucus Unites to Protect Marijuana Industry
Cannabis

Congressional Cannabis Caucus Unites to Protect Marijuana Industry

Twentyeight states have legalized marijuana to some extent but only four congressmen are advocating overtly for the industry.
dispensaries.com
Uber CEO Travis Kalanick Launches Investigation Into Sexual Harassment Claims
Uber

Uber CEO Travis Kalanick Launches Investigation Into Sexual Harassment Claims

Former U.S. Attorney General Eric Holder will lead an independent investigation into claims made by former employee Susan Fowler.
Nina Zipkin
Uber Under Fire Once Again Following Sexism and Harassment Claims
Uber

Uber Under Fire Once Again Following Sexism and Harassment Claims

CEO Travis Kalanick has ordered an investigation in response to a blog post by a former employee.
Nina Zipkin
Why Everyone Is So Excited About Samsung's Galaxy S8
Samsung Galaxy

Why Everyone Is So Excited About Samsung's Galaxy S8

Samsung's Galaxy S8 will be one of this year's hottest phones. Here's everything we know so far.
Why This Expert Says Trump's Cyber Policy Could Be 'Remarkably Boring'
Donald Trump

Why This Expert Says Trump's Cyber Policy Could Be 'Remarkably Boring'

A Department of Homeland Security official suggests the White House cyber security order could be remarkably pedestrian.
What to Expect From the World's Biggest Mobile Conference
Technology

What to Expect From the World's Biggest Mobile Conference

Besides a ton of phones, the Mobile World Congress in Barcelona will have augmented reality and virtual reality technology.