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A Tearful Goodbye to 'Red Eye,' the Weirdest Show on TV
Entertainment

A Tearful Goodbye to 'Red Eye,' the Weirdest Show on TV

Fox News Channel announced the last episode of its freaky fun 3 A.M. experiment.
Dan Bova
Pepsi Ignites Outrage With Kendall Jenner Ad
Controversies

Pepsi Ignites Outrage With Kendall Jenner Ad

Just because you can, it doesn't mean you should.
Nina Zipkin
Mercedes and Bosch Team Up to Create Self-Driving Taxi System
Mercedes Benz

Mercedes and Bosch Team Up to Create Self-Driving Taxi System

This new alliance seeks to make a dent in the nascent industry.
Rose Leadem
7 Things Entrepreneurs Need to Know About the State of Venture Capital
Venture Capital

7 Things Entrepreneurs Need to Know About the State of Venture Capital

Software, life sciences and biotech are among the industries getting the most love.
Nina Zipkin
Web Pioneer Tim Berners-Lee Wins Computing's Highest Award
Technology

Web Pioneer Tim Berners-Lee Wins Computing's Highest Award

It's recognition for building the basics of the modern internet.
Reebok Will Introduce Plant-Based Sustainable Shoes This Year
Innovation

Reebok Will Introduce Plant-Based Sustainable Shoes This Year

It's 'Cotton + Corn' initiative is creating sneakers that can turn into compost.
Chemists Develop Seal-Healing Material for Smartphone Screens
Smartphones

Chemists Develop Seal-Healing Material for Smartphone Screens

Even if you break the screen in half, it will stitch itself back together within a day.
Congress: Get a Warrant to Search Americans' Phones at Border
Politics

Congress: Get a Warrant to Search Americans' Phones at Border

The Trump administration wants to expand electronic searches at the border. Congress wants to make sure Americans aren't swept up in those searches without a warrant.
'Downright Creepy': Internet Entrepreneurs Weigh in on Repeal of Internet Privacy Rules
Privacy Concerns

'Downright Creepy': Internet Entrepreneurs Weigh in on Repeal of Internet Privacy Rules

But the repeal of the FCC rules could also mean greater opportunity for smaller companies that prioritize customer privacy.
Nina Zipkin
Marijuana In the Midwest? Nebraska Lawmakers Consider Cannabis Legalization.
Cannabis

Marijuana In the Midwest? Nebraska Lawmakers Consider Cannabis Legalization.

In 2014, Nebraska sued Colorado for selling marijuana. Now, state legislators are considering making medical marijuana available to their own citizens.
dispensaries.com
The Future of Driving as Seen From the World Government Summit
Artificial Intelligence

The Future of Driving as Seen From the World Government Summit

Autonomous vehicles could be on our roads much sooner than many think.
Cynthia Johnson
These Are the Brands Teens Think Are the Coolest, According to Google
Make More Happen

These Are the Brands Teens Think Are the Coolest, According to Google

Snapchat, YouTube and Oreos all loom large for Generation Z.
Nina Zipkin
No Credit Card? Pay With Amazon Cash.
Amazon

No Credit Card? Pay With Amazon Cash.

Just get a special barcode from Amazon, bring it into your local CVS or another participating store, show it to the cashier and add as much cash as you like to your Amazon Balance.