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Gillette company does work for NASA, redesigns for NASA's crawler transporter

NASA asked L&H to redesign the lower rollers of the crawler, which carries the spacecraft to the launching pad.

Maker of drone that crashed on White House grounds to stop flights over D.C.

ufacturer of the drone that crashed on the White House grounds earlier this week plans to install software in its devices that would prevent them from flying in Washington. Read more »

Jan. 28, 2015

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After setting iPhone record, what does Apple do next?

Apple CEO Tim Cook says consumer demand for new iPhones has been "staggering" and "hard to comprehend." That helped the company report record-smashing earnings for its latest quarter and primed its... Read more »

Jan. 28, 2015

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What! Facebook's down? No storm selfies during brief outage

No storm selfies, hookups, status updates. With Facebook and Instagram down for nearly an hour overnight, what were legions of users to do? Read more »

Jan. 27, 2015

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Drone crashes at White House; hobbyist says it's his

A two-foot-long drone apparently flown by a hobbyist crashed on the White House grounds Monday in an extraordinary, if unintended, breach that raised fresh questions about the president's security;... Read more »

Jan. 26, 2015

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China blocks VPN services that skirt online censorship

China is blocking VPN services that let users skirt online censorship of popular websites such as Google and Facebook amid a wider crackdown on online information, tech companies and specialists... Read more »

Jan. 23, 2015

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Murray mayor pitches plan to increase UTOPIA subscriptions

At its peak subscription rate, Murray housed more than 3,000 UTOPIA customers. Now, the fiber optic network’s membership in the city has dropped below 2,000, and Murray Mayor Ted Eyre wants... Read more »

Jan. 23, 2015

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Obama seeks broader audience through YouTube personalities

President Barack Obama picked three of the most popular YouTube content creators for an interview Thursday, hoping to reach an audience typically not tuned to the daily give and take of Washington... Read more »

Jan. 22, 2015

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HealthCare.gov quietly passing along consumers' personal data to outside websites

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The government's health insurance website is quietly passing along consumers' personal data to outside websites, just as President Barack Obama is calling for stronger cybersecurity protections. Read more »

Jan. 21, 2015

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13-year-old entrepreneur builds Lego printer with $35,000 investment from dad

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In Silicon Valley, it's never too early to become an entrepreneur. Just ask 13-year-old Shubham Banerjee. Read more »

Jan. 21, 2015

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Rising from the rubble: How entrepreneurs are harnessing tech talent in Gaza City to create jobs and end poverty

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Gaza Sky Geeks is a startup accelerator that provides money and training to promising technology firms in one of the world’s least hospitable environments. Read more »

Jan. 19, 2015

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Google to test its first modular smartphone in Puerto Rico

Google announced Wednesday that it will unveil a modular smartphone in Puerto Rico this year as part of a pilot program that will allow people to choose their own hardware based on their needs and... Read more »

Jan. 14, 2015

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Amazon executive hopes for era of peace with publishers

The overseer of Amazon.com's Kindle e-book and publishing divisions is preaching peace. Read more »

Jan. 14, 2015

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SpaceX launches for NASA, no luck with rocket landing at sea

SpaceX sent a supply ship soaring flawlessly toward the International Space Station on Saturday, but the booster rocket ended up in pieces in the Atlantic following a failed attempt to land on a... Read more »

Jan. 10, 2015

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Raise your home's IQ: smart gadgets take center stage at CES

Imagine a world in which your garage door opens automatically as you pull into the driveway. The living room lights and heater turn on — perhaps the oven starts warming up, too. In the... Read more »

Jan. 5, 2015

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Sony: PlayStation back online after 3-day outage

Sony says its PlayStation Network is back online after three days of disruptions that began on Christmas. Read more »

Dec. 28, 2014

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Sponsors pay big bucks to join college bowl games

The bowls haven't disclosed their asking prices, but sports marketing experts contacted by The Associated Press estimated the annual cost for the top-tier games ranges from $25 million to more than... Read more »

Dec. 19, 2014

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Sony hack adds to security pressure on companies

Faced with rising cybercrime like the attack on Sony Pictures Entertainment, companies worldwide are under pressure to tighten security but are hampered by cost and, for some, reluctance to believe... Read more »

Dec. 19, 2014

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Constantly changing online prices stump shoppers

Online shopping has become as volatile as stock market trading. Wild, minute-by-minute price swings on everything from clothes to TVs have made it difficult for holiday shoppers to "buy low." Read more »

Dec. 18, 2014

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Timeline of the Sony Pictures Entertainment hack

It's been four weeks since hackers calling themselves Guardians of Peace began their cyberterrorism campaign against Sony Pictures Entertainment. In that time thousands of executive emails and... Read more »

Dec. 18, 2014

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Sony cyberattack may be costliest ever

The unprecedented hack of Sony Pictures which a U.S. official says is linked to North Korea may be the most damaging cyberattack ever inflicted on an American business. Read more »

Dec. 18, 2014

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One more reason why Utah is a great place for entrepreneurs and startups

Utah has received a lot of attention for its startup-friendly atmosphere lately. The new StartSLC festival hopes to be the central meeting place for Utah's entrepreneurial endeavors. Read more »

Dec. 11, 2014

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NASA: 'There's your new spacecraft, America!"

NASA's new Orion spacecraft made a "bull's-eye" Pacific splashdown Friday following a dramatic journey 3,604 miles beyond Earth. The achievement opens a new era of human exploration aimed at... Read more »

Dec. 5, 2014

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Obama: Wants to avoid 'militarized' police culture

President Barack Obama said Monday he wants to ensure the U.S. isn't building a "militarized culture" within police departments, while maintaining federal programs that provide the type of... Read more »

Dec. 2, 2014

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Indicted Internet entrepreneur Dotcom avoids jail

Indicted Internet entrepreneur Kim Dotcom on Monday defeated efforts by prosecutors to send him back to a New Zealand jail or make him wear an electronic monitoring bracelet but says his... Read more »

Nov. 30, 2014

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Paul S. Edwards: Wind Map of U.S. patterns blows you away

Our take: Google's new project is a fascinating look at wind patterns. A new project recording the wind patterns across America shows a mesmerizing map that could help predict storms. Wind... Read more »

March 29, 2012

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