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Cassini, NASA's 13-year Saturn mission, has ended

<b>(CNN) —</b> Contact has been lost with the Cassini spacecraft after it completed a "death dive" into the upper atmosphere of Saturn and transmitted its final signal, according to NASA.<p>The spacecraft deliberately sank into Saturn's upper atmosphere at a high speed and plunged itself into the planet just …

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Mike Ilitch, owner of Detroit Red Wings and Tigers, dies at 87

Billionaire businessman Mike Ilitch, who founded the Little Caesars pizza empire before buying the Detroit Red Wings and the Detroit Tigers, and won praise for keeping the professional sports teams in the city as others relocated to new suburban stadiums, has died. He was 87.<p>His family released a …

Robert W. Taylor, whose early vision helped create the Internet, dies at 85

Robert W. Taylor, whose ideas for using computers as communication devices were considered visionary, and who fostered several major advances that contributed to the development of the Internet and personal computers, died April 13 at his home in Woodside, Calif. He was 85.<p>He had Parkinson’s …

It's never too late! Couple finds love in their 90s

OCEAN GROVE, NJ — After their spouses died, Gloria Hurley, 90, and Fred Fetcher, 93, each feared there wasn't much left to look forward to in life. They certainly didn't expect after living more than 180 years between them, they would find love again.<p>But that's exactly what happened after they each …

WordPress now powers 25% of the Web

One in four websites is now powered by WordPress.<p>Today is a big day for the free and open-source content management system (CMS). To be perfectly clear, the milestone figure doesn’t represent a fraction of all <i>websites that have a CMS</i>: WordPress now powers 25 percent <i>of the Web</i>.<p>The latest data comes …

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The tiny house movement is on the rise. Many people are thinking of buying tiny homes to lead a simple life. Architectures are coming up with …

Feel stuck after learning the basics? Here’s how to learn beyond HTML and CSS

Ok, so you are well after learning and reading some books about CSS and or HTML, and the next thing is “I want to build a site”.<p>But how can you go …

Viking 1: First U.S. Lander on Mars

Viking 1 was the first American spacecraft to touch the surface of Mars, and the first spacecraft ever to remain there for the long term. It followed …

Former CIA employees talk about Area 51 - Unexplained Mysteries

Area 51 continues to remain a location shrouded in mystery. Image Credit: CC BY-SA 2.5 Cooper<p>A panel of former government officials spoke about the …

California Wildfires: Air Force Reserves Drafted In to Battle Blazes

Air Force reserves have been drafted in to help thousands of firefighters battling a raging wildfire in California that jumped a highway which had served as a containment line.<p>Officials said that more than 9,000 firefighters were on the front lines fighting more than 21 active wildfires. Some crews …

Erratic Rocky Fire in California Continues to Grow

California’s largest wildfire continued to grow Tuesday, and winds coming from the east could push the blaze in a new direction, fire officials said.<p>The Rocky Fire, burning in Lake, Yolo and Colusa counties northwest of Sacramento grew to 67,000 acres Tuesday up from 62,000 acres on Monday, the …

Samsung Is Trying to Take on Netflix

Samsung is allegedly working on a video streaming service in the vein of Netflix.<p>Samsung is allegedly working on a video streaming service in the vein of Netflix.<p>The on-demand platform will be subscription-based and dedicated to original short-form content, according to <i>The Information</i>.<p>Samsung …

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Raspberry Pi Classroom infrastructure – Raspi-LTSP

For installing and getting started, check out the new project site including all the documentation – http://pi-ltsp.netRaspberry Pis are great for …

Watch the European Space Agency's comet landing live

After being launched nearly 10 years ago, the ESA's Rosetta mission is about to reach a major milestone -- and you'll be able to watch as it all unfolds. Over the next few hours, NASA will be live-streaming the mission's attempt at putting its Philae lander on comet 67P/Churyumov-Gerasimenko (say …

What happens when you accidentally become internet famous?

ash (@chntxl)pls rt bc everyone needs alex from target on their tl pic.twitter.com/31udOj9FxdNovember 2, 2014<p>This weekend, the internet made a Target employee famous.<p>Currently known only as “Alex from Target”, all it took was for one person to tweet a picture of him.<p>Within 12 hours, Alex was a top …

Google has an all-new Calendar app for Android, and it's coming to the iPhone too

Google has totally reworked the Calendar app for its new version of Android, making the app smarter, more colorful, and all-around more helpful. The new version of Calendar takes on the playful Material Design style that's working its way across all Google apps. That's going to make browsing your …

Google Fiber Arrives in Starbucks, Kansas City

If you’re a coffee-drinker and frequent internet user, you’ve probably found yourself sitting in Starbucks on more than a few occasions. But for those in one Kansas City outlet, broadband speeds just got silly.<p>Google has been gradually expanding its free speedy Wi-Fi in Starbucks across the US for …

Ikea hopes its new motorized standing desk will get you out of your chair

Study after study reveals the same thing: it simply isn't healthy to sit for extended periods of time every day. But making the switch and buying a standing desk is a big commitment. That's where Ikea comes in: the company has brought its stylish looks, reasonable prices, and goofy Swedish names to …

Silicon Power Armor A60 review: A tough and fast portable drive for a friendly price - CNET

<b>The Good</b> The Silicon Power Armor A60 portable drive is fast and affordable. The drive can also withstand drops and dust and is water-resistant.<p><b>The Bad</b> The drive doesn't use a traditional Micro-USB 3.0 cable, it includes no backup software and is slightly bulkier than its peers.<p><b>The Bottom Line</b> The …

Fifty Years of BASIC, the Programming Language That Made Computers Personal

Knowing how to program a computer is good for you, and it’s a shame more people don’t learn to do it.<p>For years now, that’s been a hugely popular …

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The Worst Wedding Ever Comes Complete With Raining Fire!

Weddings are supposed to be a celebration of love and happiness, an acknowledgement of a life-long commitment to your partner and full of friends, …

All in an update: Inside app aims to be the perfect mobile newspaper

The market for news reading on your smartphone is getting crowded. There are excellent, immersive, highly customizable apps like Flipboard and Feedly, more curated options like Yahoo News Digest, Circa, and Slashdot founder CmdrTaco’s Trove — and that’s not even mentioning the full-on firehose of …