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Spacewalking Astronauts Replacing Blurry Camera on Robot Arm
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Spacewalking Astronauts Replacing Blurry Camera on Robot Arm

Spacewalking Astronauts Replacing Blurry Camera on Robot Arm

By Marcia Dunn |
Astronauts went spacewalking Friday to provide some necessary focus to the International Space Station's robot arm.

Spacewalking Astronauts Replacing Blurry Camera on Robot Arm

Spacewalking Astronauts Replacing Blurry Camera on Robot Arm

By Marcia Dunn | Oct 23
Astronauts went spacewalking Friday to provide some necessary focus to the International Space Station's robot arm.

Kids, Screens and Parental Guilt: Time to Loosen Up?

Kids, Screens and Parental Guilt: Time to Loosen Up?

By Barbara Ortutay | Oct 23
Parents of small children have long been hearing about the perils of "screen time." And with more screens, and new technologies such as Amazon's Echo speaker, the message is getting louder.

Czech Office Says Election Result Web Sites Were Hacked

Czech Office Says Election Result Web Sites Were Hacked

Oct 23
The Czech Statistics Office says the web sites it used to publish results from a parliamentary election were hacked.

G7 Backs Internet Industry Effort to Detect, Blunt Extremism

G7 Backs Internet Industry Effort to Detect, Blunt Extremism

By Paolo SantaLucia and Nicole Winfield | Oct 23
The Group of Seven industrialized nations threw their support behind a new technology industry alliance aimed at detecting and blunting online propaganda, saying Friday it had a "major role" to play in combatting extremism on the internet.

Viral Smartphone Game Lets Ordinary Chinese 'Clap' for Xi

Viral Smartphone Game Lets Ordinary Chinese 'Clap' for Xi

Oct 22
Ordinary young Chinese may not have paid close attention to Xi Jinping's 3½-hour speech this week, but they're happy to "applaud" the president in the newest viral phenomenon to sweep China's internet.