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Nvidia’s researchers teach a robot to perform simple tasks by observing a human
Industrial robots are typically all about repeating a well-defined task over and over again. Usually, that means performing those tasks a safe distance away from the fragile humans that programmed them. More and more, however, researchers are now thinking about how robots and humans can work in c...
Orbital ATK is launching a cargo rocket for the ISS early tomorrow morning
Wake up in the wee hours of the morning on the East Coast, and you might get a chance to watch a rocket launch more than three tons of cargo for the International Space Station. Set for a 4:39 ET liftoff from NASA’s facility on Wallops Island, Virginia, if the weather holds, this will be […]
After tens of thousands of pre-orders, 3D audio headphones startup Ossic disappears
After taking tens of thousands of crowd-funding pre-orders for a high-end pair of “3D sound” headphones, audio startup Ossic announced this weekend that it is shutting down the company and backers will not be receiving refunds. The company raised $2.7 million on Kickstarter and $3.2 million on In...
AT&T launches its LTE-powered Amazon Dash-style button
When we first told you about AT&T’s LTE-M Button, the information was socked away in a deluge of AWS Re:Invent announcements. The telecom giant was a bit more upfront when announcing its availability earlier this week — but just a bit. After all, it’s not a direct-to-consumer device. Unlike t...
With at least $1.3 billion invested globally in 2018, VC funding for blockchain blows past 2017 totals
Although bitcoin and blockchain technology may not take up quite as much mental bandwidth for the general public as it did just a few months ago, companies in the space continue to rake in capital from investors. One of the latest to do so is Circle, which recently announced a $110 million Series...
Bail reform has a complex relationship with tech
On any given day in the United States, more than 450,000 people are behind bars awaiting their constitutionally mandated fair trial. None of them have been convicted of a crime — they’ve been accused of committing a crime, but no formal ruling of guilt or innocence has been made. That means these...
A simple solution to end the encryption debate
David Gurle Contributor Share on Twitter David Gurle is the founder and chief executive of Symphony Comunication. Bill Harrington Contributor Bill Harrington is a former federal prosecutor and a partner at the law firm Goodwin Procter. Criminals and terrorists, like millions of others, rely on sm...
Longtime LG Group chairman Koo Bon-Moo dies at 73
South Korean electronics conglomerate LG Group announced this morning that the company’s longtime chairman Koo Bon-Moo has passed away at 73. Koo’s death follows a year-long battle with brain disease, for which he had undergone surgery, according to Reuters. The executive stepped into the role in...
Shared housing startups are taking off
Joanna Glasner Contributor More posts by this contributor These schools graduate the most funded startup CEOs The formula behind San Francisco’s startup success When young adults leave the parental nest, they often follow a predictable pattern. First, move in with roommates. Then graduate to a si...
‘My Data Request’ lists guides to get data about you
GDPR is right around the corner, so it’s time to prepare your personal data requests. If you live in the European Union, tech companies have to comply with personal data requests after May 25th. And there’s a handy website that helps you do just that. My Data Request lists dozens of tech companie...
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Meghan's royal bio is up and notes her 'proud feminist' credentials
For Harry and Meghan, it was the morning after the night before. For the rest of Britain, it was a day to reflect on an electrifying wedding that's being hailed as a transformative moment for the British monarchy.
A day in Windsor when everything changed
The masses roared, as they always do on such occasions, and under a cloudless English sky in the historic town of Windsor, there was a new beginning.
Meghan debuts Stella McCartney gown for evening reception
The Duchess of Sussex made an appearance Saturday evening ahead of her second wedding reception in a bespoke gown designed by Stella McCartney.
Fashion experts weigh in on Meghan's wedding gown
Meghan Markle has arrived at St. George's Chapel to marry Prince Harry in a white bridal gown designed by Clare Waight Keller for Givenchy.
As the world descends on Windsor for the royal wedding, the small English town's souvenir sellers are taking full advantage. CNN's Anna Stewart reports from Windsor .
The royal wedding in pictures
Prince Harry and Meghan Markle depart for Frogmore House to attend a more intimate reception thrown by Prince Charles. Meghan Markle debuts her evening gown designed by Stella McCartney.
Bishop Michael Curry describes the feeling inside St. George's Chapel during Prince Harry and Meghan Markle's wedding ceremony.
From the fiery preacher to the gospel choir to the vows, see all the video highlights from the Duke and Duchess of Sussex's royal wedding.
Who was there: See the celebrity guests
Royalty, actors, athletes, fashionistas ... Watch Prince Harry and Meghan Markle's wedding guests roll up on the big day.