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Google to kill single most annoying thing about browsing the Web

David Goldman, CNN  |  Posted  Aug 28th - 7:04pm

You know that panicked feeling when you've got a zillion browser tabs open, and one of them starts blaring music?

5 things to know about the next iPhone

Brandon Griggs CNN  |  Posted  Aug 28th - 9:40am

It's that time of year again. The kids are back in school, the nights are getting cooler, footballs are flying through the air and Apple is readying new iPhones.

New Neuroworx Center helping more paralysis patients realize dreams

Ed Yeates  |  Posted  Aug 27th - 10:06pm

From one small room in a strip mall to more than 24,000 square feet, Neuroworx cut the ribbon Thursday on it's new $9-million rehab center in Sandy. For paralysis patients, the evolution is a dream come true.

Cancer cells retrained to be normal again in new study

Jessica Ivins  |  Posted  Aug 27th - 1:26pm

In a major breakthrough in the battle against cancer, researchers believe they've found a way to retrain cancerous cells to die in the same way healthy cells do.

Park City company makes splash with floating speaker

Mike Stapley, Contributor  |  Posted  Aug 27th - 11:59am

Utah tech consultants Raptor Creative Design hope to have a hit on their hands with their own product, the Optical Musical Object. In addition, they offer their clients advantages many of their larger competitors cannot.

Can your employer see everything you do on your company phone?

Jeanne Sahadi, CNN  |  Posted  Aug 27th - 10:01am

Using a smartphone regularly can set you back $1,000 or more a year. It's so much cheaper to just use the smartphone your employer gives you. And who wants to carry around two phones anyway?

Utah inventions: Precursor to the modern cement truck

Katrina Lynn Hawkins, Contributor  |  Posted  Aug 26th - 11:46am

Royal William Sims and his sons revolutionized the cement truck businesses by creating a truck that did things much more safely and efficiently. In other words, it did things the right way.

StartSLC success sparks new, week-long startup festival

Natalie Crofts  |  Posted  Aug 25th - 1:01pm

A new startup festival in Provo boasts 182 events and is drawing speakers that include Gov. Gary Herbert. StartFEST is the successor to StartSLC, which attracted over 4,000 attendees in January.

Artificial kidney will save millions of lives, scientists say

Heather Simonsen  |  Posted  Aug 24th - 7:48pm

End-stage renal disease affects 1.5 to 2 million people worldwide. Dialysis is only a short-term solution, and thousands of patients die while waiting on the transplant list. The artificial kidney would allow patients to live normal, healthy lives.

U. helps identify bias in job, loan application software

Natalie Crofts  |  Posted  Aug 24th - 11:45am

The idea that computers can make decisions without bias since they aren't human is nice, but it doesn't always work out that way.

The man with an ear on his arm

Georgia McCafferty, CNN  |  Posted  Aug 23rd - 7:11pm

It's gruesomely fascinating and strangely beautiful, but is an ear on an arm art?

2 Utah apps to help memory, cognition for kids

Devon Dewey  |  Posted  Aug 21st - 11:59am

The Ogden-based National Association for Child Development (NACD) has been helping tens of thousands of kids with learning for decades.

Spotify CEO apologizes for super-creepy new privacy policy

David Goldman and Hope King, CNN  |  Posted  Aug 21st - 10:37am

Spotify's CEO has apologized for the company's new privacy policy, which is pretty much the opposite of private.

iPhone users can try out Samsung phones for $1

David Goldman, CNN  |  Posted  Aug 21st - 10:15am

Love your iPhone? If you spend a month and a dollar, Samsung is betting it can get you hooked on a Galaxy smartphone.

'Flying' spiders glide from trees, control where they land

Natalie Crofts  |  Posted  Aug 20th - 7:01pm

Those who are afraid of spiders may want to avoid hearing this news. For the first time, researchers have identified a spider that can glide through the air.

Space elevator technology step closer to blast off

Jessica Ivins  |  Posted  Aug 20th - 2:46pm

Making your way to outer space may soon be as simple as taking an hour-long elevator ride.

Aurora light in space: The astronauts' view

Natalie Crofts  |  Posted  Aug 20th - 11:51am

Aurorae are stunning to watch no matter where you are, but astronauts enjoy a unique — and breathtaking — advantage. We compiled a gallery of 21 photos of aurorae seen from space.

Hate editing videos on your phone? Let these apps do it for you

Heather Kelly, CNN  |  Posted  Aug 20th - 10:09am

Do you hate editing videos on a mobile device? A number of mobile apps will do the job for you, using custom algorithms to order and cut video clips, set them to music, and add filters.

Smartphone app aims to protect firefighters

Mike Anderson  |  Posted  Aug 19th - 8:52pm

Layton firefighters are the first in Utah to start using a new app, aimed at tracking their exposure to hazardous situations.

Utah inventions: The birth of computer graphics

George Chapman, Contributor  |  Posted  Aug 19th - 11:45am

Utah's Evans & Sutherland created the computer graphics industry and led the evolution to today's computer operating systems.