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Apple Adds Retina Displays to iMacs

Oct 13
Apple is adding Retina displays to its iMacs, which will enhance the text and the image quality of photos and videos.

AP Exclusive: Clinton Server's Software Had Hacking Risk

By Jack Gillum and Stephen Braun | Oct 13
The private email server running in Hillary Rodham Clinton's home basement when she was secretary of state was connected to the Internet in ways that made it more vulnerable to hackers, according to data and documents reviewed by The Associated Press.

Dissolving Stent for Heart Arteries Passes First Large Test

By Marilynn Marchione | Oct 13
A new type of heart stent that works like dissolving stitches, slowly going away after it has done its job, passed its first major test in a large study, doctors said Monday.

Gene Editing: Research Spurs Debate Over Promise vs. Ethics

By Lauren Neergaard | Oct 12
It may sound sci-fi, but research into genome editing is booming. So is a debate about its boundaries, what's safe and what's ethical to try in the quest to fight disease.

High-tech Firm's Plans to Make Drones in NY Spark Questions

By Frank Eltman | Oct 12
A plan to manufacture solar-powered drones at a suburban New York site that once made fighter jets for the U.S. military is sparking questions about whether the aircraft will be used to beam Internet service.

Scientists: Major Coral Bleaching Crisis Spreads Worldwide

By Seth Borenstein | Oct 12
Triggered by global warming and the El Nino, record hot ocean water is causing fragile coral to go white and often die, threatening picturesque reefs that are hotspots of marine life, experts say.

Greek Town Glimpses Mass Transit Future: Driverless Buses

By Derek Gatopoulos | Oct 11
There'll be no arguing with the driver on this bus: The rides are free and there's no driver anyway.

ZomBee Watch Helps Scientists Track Honeybee Killer

By Michael Hill | Oct 11
Honeybees are being threatened by tiny flies that lead them to lurch and stagger around like zombies. The afflicted bees often make uncharacteristic night flights, sometimes buzzing around porch lights before dying.

New Wearable Tech Could Boost Energy, Relieve Stress

Oct 11
The wearable Thync wants to change your mood using electric stimulation.

Tech Buzz: Windows 10 Devices Revealed; Driverless Buses Hit the Road

Oct 11
Microsoft unveiled its latest line of Windows 10 devices and self-driving buses are on the road in a California office park.

A Look at the New Gamblit Game Station

Oct 10
As Las Vegas casinos try to lure the next generation of gamblers, companies are creating games that will appeal to younger gamers.

Israeli Team Advances in Contest to Send Spacecraft to Moon

By Daniel Estrin | Oct 10
A team of Israeli engineers is the first to advance in an international competition sponsored by Google to send a privately-funded spacecraft to the moon, contest organizers announced Wednesday.

Gov't Health Insurance Website Getting Upgrades

By Ricardo Alonso-Zaldivar | Oct 10
Consumers shopping on the government's health insurance website should find it easier this year to get basic questions answered about their doctors, medications and costs, according to an internal government document.

Scientists Claim They Found 'Gay' Gene Changes to Predict Sexuality

Oct 9
Researchers from the David Geffen School of Medicine of the University of California, Los Angeles, said they can determine someone's sexuality by looking at specific changes in genes.

Disaster Plan Developed in Case Fire Reaches Nuclear Waste

By Jim Salter | Oct 9
A 15-year-old Florida boy is recovering from burns after he asked a friend to ignite his clothes in a social media stunt called "the fire challenge."

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