Science and Technology

Commuters walk by surveillance cameras installed at a walkway in between two subway stations in Beijing.
Andy Wong/AP Photo, File
AP News
September 17, 2019 - 3:20 pm
A growing number of countries are following China's lead in deploying artificial intelligence to track citizens, according to a research group's report published Tuesday.
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NBC Universal
Jae C. Hong/AP, file
AP News
September 17, 2019 - 12:40 pm
Comcast's NBCUniversal said its upcoming streaming service will be called Peacock, in an homage to NBC's logo. It will become the home for some of the company's most popular shows. Read more here.
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Harvest moon
AP/Globe Gazette, Arian Schuessler, via CBS News
CBS News
September 13, 2019 - 10:31 am
A Harvest Moon will occur on the upcoming Friday the 13th, making for a spooky night just ahead of the start of fall — the season of haunted hayrides and Halloween.
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Apple CEO Tim Cook announces new products
Tony Avelar/AP
AP News
September 11, 2019 - 3:50 pm
Apple is finally taking on Netflix with its own streaming television service and, uncharacteristically for the company, offering it at a bargain price — $5 a month. Plus, Disney is launching its own assault on Netflix the same month, for just $7. Read more here.
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Ransomware
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KYW Staff
September 10, 2019 - 3:07 pm
The Souderton Area School District in Montgomery County was targeted in a cyberattack over Labor Day weekend, and officials say they are still experiencing disruptions. Read more here.
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iPhone 11 Pro
Justin Sullivan/Getty Images
CNN
September 10, 2019 - 12:30 pm
Apple officially unveiled its new iPhone lineup at a closely watched media event at its Cupertino, California, headquarters on Tuesday. The updated models include the iPhone 11, with a more affordable price tag, and the higher-end iPhone 11 Pro and iPhone 11 Pro Max. Read more here.
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Icebergs seen floating.
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Kim Glovas
September 09, 2019 - 4:00 am
Scientists at NASA are issuing warnings about what the loss of sea ice in the polar ice caps means to the rest of us.
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Tech disposal event in Delaware County
Justin Udo/KYW Newsradio
Justin Udo
September 08, 2019 - 5:25 pm
Delaware County officials say cybercrimes are on the rise, and they are hoping their special disposal event will help educate residents from being a victim.
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Ring doorbell camera
Jessica Hill/AP, file
AP News
September 06, 2019 - 11:48 am
Amazon-owned doorbell camera company Ring is facing questions from a U.S. senator over its partnerships with police departments around the country. Read more here.
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Researchers have found a nearly complete skeleton of a new dinosaur.
Kobayashi Y ET AL, Scientific Reports via CNN
CNN
September 06, 2019 - 11:43 am
A new kind of duck-billed dinosaur has been discovered in Japan. The largest dinosaur skeleton ever found in the country was hiding underneath 72 million-year-old marine deposits in the town of Mukawa, according to Hokkaido University.
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