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Four additional Android apps make their way over to the Chrome Web Store

We starting to see more and more Android apps make the jump to Chrome OS. The latest rounds of apps to arrive in the Chrome Web Store are …

Google's prototype self-driving car will have a steering wheel after all

Rules set by the California DMV require a steering wheel on all test vehicles so that the driver can take over in the case of failure<p>Google’s prototype self-driving car was unveiled to much fanfare with just two buttons – stop and go – for its test-track existence. But the introduction of new rules …

The Right Crowdfunding Sites for Your Startup

<i>Johnathan Leow is the author of “The Crowdfunded Kit.” This post originally appeared on his blog.</i><p>I commonly get asked what is the best crowdfunding website for your startup.<p>In order to answer this question, we’ll have to first answer another question: Which crowdfunding model suits your project …

Moderate quake hits El Salvador, no injuries reported | Reuters

SAN SALVADOR (Reuters) - A moderate earthquake was felt in El Salvador on Thursday night, but there were no immediate reports of injuries or damage.<p>The U.S. Geological Survey said a 4.9 quake struck offshore about 40 miles (65 km) south of the coastal town of Chirilagua at a depth of 44 miles (70 …

Man dead, 6 others wounded in overnight shootings

A 52-year-old man was killed and 6 others wounded overnight in Englewood and Lawndale shootings, according to authorities.<p>A 25-year-old man was wounded in the most recent shooting, in the 5900 block of South Winchester Avenue about 12:30 a.m. He was taken to John H. Stroger Jr. Hospital with a leg …

Landslides hit Japan's Hiroshima, killing at least 36 | Reuters

HIROSHIMA (Reuters) - At least 36 people, including several children, were killed in Japan on Wednesday, when landslides triggered by torrential rain slammed into the outskirts of the western city of Hiroshima, and the toll could rise further, police said.<p>Seven people were missing after a month’s …

Governor orders drawdown of National Guard in Ferguson - CNN.com

<i>Have you documented the protests in Ferguson? Share your photos, videos and opinions with CNN iReport.</i><p><i>For local coverage of the fatal police shooting of Michael Brown and its aftermath, go to CNN affiliates KMOV, KSDK, KTVI and KPLR.</i><p><b>Ferguson, Missouri (CNN)</b> -- The tide may be turning in Ferguson, …

Malaysia receives bodies from Flight 17 crash

KUALA LUMPUR, Malaysia (AP) — The bodies and ashes of 20 Malaysians killed when Malaysia Airlines Flight 17 was shot down over Ukraine in July …

Michael Brown Shooting: Why Ferguson Police Never Filed 'Incident Report'

Police in Ferguson, Missouri, did not file an “incident report” on the fatal shooting of 19-year-old Michael Brown because they turned the case over to St. Louis County police almost immediately, the county prosecutor’s office tells NBC News.<p>Critics and news media outlets have questioned why …

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How to improve battery life on any mobile device

Poor battery life is a problem that affects all mobile users. This guide could help you better understand what is draining your battery.<p>We here at CNET have written numerous articles with tips and tricks for improving battery life on iOS and Android, some of which you can find here, here and here, …

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California Patient Tests Negative For Ebola Virus At Sacramento Hospital

A patient at a Sacramento hospital tested for the Ebola virus does not have the disease, health officials announced on Thursday night.<p>“We are pleased with the negative outcome of the Ebola test and wish the patient a speedy recovery,” Dr. Ron Chapman, director of the California Department of Public …

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Twitter's latest social experiment overwhelms users with needless spam

In its latest experiment, Twitter is receiving a lot of complaints from irked users when it decided to tweak its network to retweet messages that …

Pop-up Ad inventor apologizes to the internet

After 20 years of the pop-up ad ruining the day of internet-goers around the world, the original developer of said code has apologized. Finally. He …

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Motorola's Moto 360 smartwatch pops up at Best Buy two weeks early

You don't have to wait until Motorola's September 4th event to get more details regarding the Moto 360 smartwatch, it seems -- Best Buy appears to have the scoop over two weeks early. The big-box retailer has posted a product listing for the timepiece that appears to reveal many (though not all) of …

Google goes DARPA

Regina Dugan loves to tell the story of how she got her current job. It was a little over two years ago, and Dugan, a mechanical engineer by training …