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Women Tech Council honors Utah women in technology

Carrie Rogers-Whitehead, KSL.com Contributor  |  Posted  Sep 27th - 3:21pm

Five award recipients were recognized out of over 100 nominees at the Women Tech Council annual awards last Thursday. These women were chosen for their creative innovations in the technology industry and their work impacting Utah’s economy.

Jupiter moon may have water plumes that shoot up 125 miles

Alicia Chang, Associated Press  |  Posted  Sep 26th - 8:24pm

The Hubble Space Telescope has spied what appear to be water plumes on one of Jupiter's icy moons shooting up as high as 125 miles.

3 ways to stream the presidential debate without cable

Lindsey Johnson  |  Posted  Sep 26th - 12:59pm

On Monday, Sept. 26, presidential candidates Hillary Clinton and Donald Trump will meet for their first debate. The debate won't just be on television, it will be streamed on several different platforms and websites.

Google Fiber offering internet for SLC nonprofit housing

Carrie Rogers-Whitehead, KSL.com Contributor  |  Posted  Sep 26th - 11:46am

Google Fiber, Salt Lake City and Utah Nonprofit Housing Corporation her Press Conference at Lorna Doone Properties to unveil its Gigabit Communities Program which brings the internet to new residents.

California eyes unusual power source: its gridlocked roads

Delara Shakib, Associated Press  |  Posted  Sep 26th - 9:16am

All those cars on California's famously gridlocked highways could be doing more than just using energy - they could be producing it.

Say hello to Snap Inc.

Hope King, CNN  |  Posted  Sep 24th - 3:05pm

The company synonymous with disappearing messages wants to build more than just software for your phone.

Women in tech honored for outstanding achievement

Jasen Lee  |  Posted  Sep 24th - 11:09am

The Women Tech Council honored achievement in technology and business during its annual awards at the Grand America Hotel on Thursday. Recipients were recognized for innovations in shaping the tech industry and impacting Utah's economy.

SpaceX: Accident points to breach in rocket's helium system

Marcia Dunn, Associated Press  |  Posted  Sep 23rd - 8:02pm

SpaceX said Friday that evidence points to a large breach in the rocket's helium system during a routine prelaunch test that turned into a devastating fireball three weeks ago.

Google, Comcast among companies rumored to purchase Twitter

Paul R. La Monica, CNN  |  Posted  Sep 23rd - 11:49am

Are Twitter's days as an independent company numbered? Twitter stock soared 20% Friday after CNBC reported that the company is moving closer to selling itself.

US astronaut will vote from orbit if homecoming is delayed

Marcia Dunn  |  Posted  Sep 22nd - 8:58pm

The lone American in orbit will end up voting for president from the International Space Station, if her homecoming is delayed.

Legos take flight with new DIY drone kit

Parija Kavilanz, CNN  |  Posted  Sep 22nd - 12:48pm

If you want get your hands on a drone without shelling out the big bucks, build your own instead with Legos.

MIT scientists use radio waves to sense human emotions

Matt McFarland  |  Posted  Sep 21st - 8:03pm

There's a new trick to understanding someone's poker face -- radio waves.

Tinder matches with Spotify to add music to dating app

The Associated Press  |  Posted  Sep 21st - 11:47am

Spotify is getting together with Tinder to allow users of the dating app to find musical matches.

Damaged knee? Doctors may be able to use your own cells to repair it

Heather Simonsen  |  Posted  Sep 20th - 7:02pm

If you destroy the cartilage in your knee, you may be out of luck when it comes to repairing it. There's currently no good fix but doctors may have a solution.

Could your fitness tracker sabotage your diet?

Susan Scutti, CNN  |  Posted  Sep 20th - 11:46am

Wearable technologies can monitor your physical activity or your allergies. Increasingly, they are part of our everyday lives. But a new analysis comparing two sets of dieters discovered that those wearing activity trackers lost less, not more, weight than the tech-free dieters.

GoPro announces new foldable drone called Karma

Heather Kelly, CNN  |  Posted  Sep 19th - 8:38pm

GoPro's latest product is a move in a new direction: Up.

Does feeling pain mean it's going to rain?

Judson Jones CNN Meteorologist  |  Posted  Sep 19th - 8:08pm

Maybe your grandfather always said his body could predict the weather better than the TV weatherman. Maybe you've noticed how your old sports injury seems to act up whenever it rains.

Twitter lifts its 140 character limit

Samantha Murphy Kelly, CNN  |  Posted  Sep 19th - 2:33pm

Twitter has officially loosened the reigns on its 140-character limit. Well, kind of.

How to use new iOS 10 updates for iMessage, Siri

Lindsey Johnson  |  Posted  Sep 19th - 11:53am

On Sept. 13, Apple released iOS 10, the next generation operating system for iPhone. This new update came with dozens of improvements, changes and new features, some of which users aren’t even aware of.

Drone operators seek permission to fly out of direct sight

Dave Kolpack, Associated Press  |  Posted  Sep 18th - 10:21am

As thousands of commercial drones take to the skies under new Federal Aviation Administration rules, some small operators are pursuing a coveted exemption that would allow them to fly their drones where they can't be seen by the pilot.