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After Math: How long is that in moon years?

Sun, 07/21/2019 - 10:30am
It's been half an Earth century since humanity first made landfall on its nearest celestial neighbor, and there's plenty of reason to celebrate, but that doesn't mean the news of the world has frozen in place like the flag Apollo 11's crew left behin...

'Kingdom Hearts: VR Experience' part two is adding the Olympus Coliseum

Sun, 07/21/2019 - 8:29am
When the Kingdom Hearts: VR Experience dropped earlier this year, it was incomplete and missing some levels that might have put a damper on your nostalgia trip. Now, Disney and Square Enix are rolling out the experience's second part, which turns mor...

Android will show a detailed look at your wireless earbuds' battery life

Sun, 07/21/2019 - 6:54am
Google has revealed a handful of new Fast Pair capabilities coming out this year that'll make compatible Bluetooth headsets better competitors to Apple's AirPods. One of those features is Android's ability to display individual battery information fo...

US took down Iranian drone using new jammer technology

Sun, 07/21/2019 - 3:06am
When the USS Boxer took down an Iranian drone in the Strait of Hormuz, it apparently represented a baptism by fire for new technology. The Wall Street Journal understands that the action was the US Navy's first use of MADIS (Marine Air Defense Integ...

'Fortnite' winds down season nine with a giant-sized battle

Sat, 07/20/2019 - 10:54pm
Epic is still finding ways to mark Fortnite's season transitions in grand style. The studio just finished a "Final Showdown" event for the end of season nine that interrupted the battle royale with a brawl between a giant monster and an equally mass...

Blizzard co-founder Frank Pearce is leaving the gaming company

Sat, 07/20/2019 - 9:23pm
Another Blizzard co-founder is stepping away from the company. Just a few months after Mike Morhaime left his role as Blizzard CEO and president, his fellow founder Frank Pearce has announced that he's also hanging up his hat as Chief Development Off...

Amazon's 'The Expanse' season 4 premieres December 13th

Sat, 07/20/2019 - 8:25pm
Fans of The Expanse finally know when they can expect Amazon to continue the cult-hit sci-fi series. The internet giant has confirmed that the fourth season of The Expanse will debut on December 13th. As you might have surmised, it's a direct conti...

'The Orville' season 3 will be a Hulu exclusive

Sat, 07/20/2019 - 7:40pm
You'll have to forget about watching The Orville's third season on Fox. Hulu has announced that it will offer season 3 of the sci-fi series as an exclusive in the US, with new episodes premiering in late 2020. Creator and star Seth MacFarlane was f...

'Westworld' season 3 trailer shows robots venturing beyond the park

Sat, 07/20/2019 - 6:22pm
HBO has released the first full trailer for Westworld's third season, and it's clear that there's much, much more to see than what you caught in the teaser. The clip shows a future city where the park robots have slipped into human society, with Dol...

NASA's Orion crew capsule is ready for its uncrewed trip to the Moon

Sat, 07/20/2019 - 4:55pm
You knew the US wouldn't mark the 50th anniversary of Apollo 11 without news about the country's next trip to the Moon. Both Lockheed Martin and NASA have confirmed completion of the Orion crew capsule that will play a key role in Artemis 1, the unc...

CBS offers the first trailer for 'Star Trek: Picard'

Sat, 07/20/2019 - 3:35pm
CBS is using San Diego Comic-Con to share a wealth of new info about its next wave of Star Trek material on All Access. To start, there's finally an honest-to-goodness trailer for Star Trek: Picard, which premieres early 2020 on the streaming service...

CBS goes dark on DirecTV Now, other AT&T services in price dispute

Sat, 07/20/2019 - 2:14pm
Media giants are embroiled in yet another fight over TV rates, and viewers are once again paying the price. CBS' channels in 17 markets (including New York, San Francisco and Atlanta) have gone dark on AT&T services like DirecTV Now and U-verse...

Neil Armstrong's Buzz Aldrin photo is unparalleled in art

Sat, 07/20/2019 - 1:00pm
Few would deny that Neil Armstrong's shot of fellow astronaut Buzz Aldrin is one of the most famous and compelling photos ever taken. What makes it so iconic? Of course, he had access to a place that only 11 other human beings have been, but there's...

Recommended Reading: The race back to the Moon

Sat, 07/20/2019 - 12:00pm
Dueling superpowers, rival billionaires. Inside the new race to the Moon Jeffrey Kluger, Time SpaceX, Blue Origin and others are in a heated battle to help NASA return the US to the Moon. Time takes an in-depth look at the new space race and the k...

The sneakers inspired by Apollo 11 and the Moon landing

Sat, 07/20/2019 - 11:00am
NASA's Apollo 11 has had an outsize influence on our culture since July 20th, 1969. That's the day the spaceflight mission successfully completed its lunar landing, paving the way for Neil Armstrong and Buzz Aldrin to become the first humans to ever...

Watch astronauts reach space on Apollo 11's 50th anniversary

Sat, 07/20/2019 - 10:00am
Earth is about to mark Apollo 11's 50th anniversary in one of the most fitting ways possible: sending people to space on the same day. NASA's Andrew Morgan (shown at left), Roscosmos' Alexander Skvortsov and the ESA's Luca Parmitano are launching on...

How HoloLens is helping advance the science of spaceflight

Sat, 07/20/2019 - 9:00am
AR headsets haven't exactly caught on with the general public -- especially after the Google Glass debacle. Mixed reality technology has garnered a sizable amount of interest in a variety of professional industries, though, from medicine and educatio...

Did Frankenstein go to the Moon?

Sat, 07/20/2019 - 8:00am
There's a mystery at the heart of the first Moon landing. And no, it's not whether the whole thing was staged. Instead, historians are wondering whether a small company in Manchester helped NASA design its iconic Apollo 11 spacesuit.

The Morning After: 2020 Corvette adds NFC, 1080p and OTA updates

Sat, 07/20/2019 - 7:30am
Hey, good morning! You look fabulous. Welcome to your weekend! Chevrolet unveiled its tech-filled 2020 Corvette, and Comic-Con is in full swing. We'll take a look back at someone this week's highlight stories, like Neuralink's plan to connect brains...

NSA contractor sentenced to nine years over theft of classified info

Sat, 07/20/2019 - 4:46am
In 2016, federal agents arrested NSA contractor Harold Martin for stealing up to 50TB of classified information, and reports claimed that included offensive hacking technology designed to break into foreign computer networks. Sources for the data he...