Divorce dispute leads to accusation of crime in space

This is one spaceflight milestone that NASA isn’t about to celebrate. Former Air Force intelligence officer Summer Worden and her family have filed complaints accusing Worden’s estranged spouse, astronaut Anne McClain (above), of committing a crime…

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Scientists bioprint living tissue in a matter of seconds

Bioprinting holds great potential for repairing injuries, testing drugs or replacing whole organs, but it’s currently limited in complexity, viability and speed — you can’t just create tissue on a whim. Soon, though, it might be a matter of craftin…

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Tesla's solar panels reportedly caught fire at an Amazon warehouse

Walmart recently filed a lawsuit against Tesla after its solar panel installations on seven of the retail giant’s stores caught fire. The retail corporation accused Elon Musk’s company of poor safety practices, such as not grounding electrical system…

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Qualcomm won't have to offer patent licenses to rivals, for now

Qualcomm won’t face the full consequences of the antitrust ruling, at least not right away. The Ninth Circuit Court of Appeals has granted a request to temporarily halt requirements that it both grant patent licenses to rivals and stop demanding pate…

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Recommended Reading: Taylor Swift and Spotify are… best friends?


Taylor Swift is getting friendly with Spotify ahead of her new album, ‘Lover.’ Times have changed.
Tim Ingham,
Music Business Worldwide

Not too long ago, Taylor Swift shook off Spotify, pulling her entire catalog from the service and slamming musi…

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Hitting the Books: We can engineer the Earth to fight climate change

Welcome to Hitting the Books. With less than one in five Americans reading just for fun these days, we’ve done the hard work for you by scouring the internet for the most interesting, thought provoking books on science and technology we can find and…

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The Morning After: Hands on with Disney+ 4K and HDR streaming

Hey, good morning! You look fabulous.

Welcome to your weekend! Besides revisiting some of the week’s most important stories — The Matrix is back — we’re looking at highlights from Friday including a number of big Disney+ reveals. Also, right now i…

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Ask Engadget: What are the best outdoor navigation apps?

The support shared among readers in the comments section is one of the things we love most about the Engadget community. Over the years, we’ve known you to offer sage advice on everything from Chromecasts and cameras to drones and smartphones. In fac…

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Ewan McGregor will play Obi-Wan Kenobi again in a new 'Star Wars' show

For Star Wars fans the Disney+ news revealed tonight included a peek at The Mandalorian, a release window for the next season of the Clone Wars, and the surprise return of a familiar face: Ewan McGregor. The actor will reprise his role of Obi-Wan Ken…

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Disney+ confirms 'Ms. Marvel,' 'She-Hulk' TV shows in the works

At its D23 event this weekend, Disney is revealing a lot more about its plans for the Disney+ streaming service, and has confirmed several new Marvel TV shows that are on the way. In addition to ones we’d heard about like The Falcon and Winter Soldie…

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Twitter's Trust and Safety advisors say the company isn't listening

It’s been three years since Twitter formed its Trust and Safety Council, tasked with combatting abuse and harassment plaguing the platform. According to a recent report from Wired, things aren’t going well. A number of members on the council sent a…

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US book publishers sue Audible over AI-powered transcription

Several of the biggest book publishers in the US have launched a new lawsuit against Audible over a feature they say infringes on their copyright. Leading the suit are the so-called “Big Five” of US publishing: Hachette, HarperCollins, Macmillan, Pen…

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LG's smart home app adds voice control through Google Assistant

Many smart appliance makers’ apps still require that you tap buttons to control your home, but not LG’s. It’s introducing Google Assistant-powered voice control to its ThinQ app (previously SmartThinQ) to steer all its connected appliances, whether…

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