The touchscreen Amazon Echo could launch on Tuesday

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Pandora sells $150M in preferred stock to KKR to fund shift to on-demand

 Pandora is taking a cash infusion to maintain “a strong balance sheet” as it struggles to shift from radio to the increasingly popular on-demand streaming model. Private equity firm...

Wi-Fi radiation can be used to see through walls like they're made of glass

Researchers in Germany have come up with a method of creating holographic maps of the inside of buildings using the microwave radiation of Wi-Fi signals as they bounce off...

Robot bridge inspector uses sensors and machine learning to hunt for defects

Researchers at the University of Nevada have developed a sensor-equipped autonomous robot, designed to inspect bridges and detect any structural damage before it can cause potential injury. The post Robot...

An Ending…and an Exciting New Chapter

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MTV Movie and Television Awards Red Carpet

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Emma Watson Wins MTV’s Gender-Neutral Acting Prize

Millie Bobby Brown, the 13-year-old star of “Stranger Things,” won the gender-neutral acting award for a television series.

‘Blade Runner 2049’ Trailer: The Gorgeous New Spot Has More Questions Than Answers

The “Blade Runner 2049” trailer shows more than it tells — but what a beautiful show.

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