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September 16, 2015 6:44 AM Jeff Bezos' Blue Origin Announces Rocket-Making Facility in Florida

Amazon founder Jeff Bezos unveiled plans on Tuesday to build a rocket manufacturing plant and launch site in Florida to better compete with fellow billionaires using their fortunes and tech prowess to open a new frontier in human space travel and exploration. Bezos' space startup, Blue Origin, intends to invest more than $200 million (roughly Rs. 1,329 crores) 105

September 16, 2015 3:24 AM A quest to rule the universe? Amazon's Jeff Bezos expands his rocket plans

Amazon founder Jeff Bezos is challenging Elon Musk and Richard Branson in a race to outer space. Bezos detailed expanded plans on Tuesday for his rocket business, which will lug cargo, satellites and — someday — people into the great unknown. Like his fellow billionaires, Bezos has a far-out prophecy for where his Blue Origin project could lead. "Our ultimate 66 1

September 14, 2015 3:12 PM Microsoft unveils new Windows 10 devices on October 6th

Microsoft will host an event featuring new Windows 10 devices plus remarks from CEO Satya Nadella on October 6th in New York City. The briefing (fittingly) begins and 10AM ET. Microsoft is light on specifics, but it promises Windows 10 hardware, so we might get a closer look at things like the Surface Hub, a product we recently learned will start shipping 34

September 13, 2015 3:45 AM 'Game of Thrones' reigns at creative arts Emmy Awards

Derek Hough, right, and Julianne Hough, co-winners of the award fo rOutstanding Choreography for "Dancing with the Stars," pose in the press room at the Creative Arts Emmy Awards at the Microsoft Theater on Saturday, Sept. 12, 2015, in Los Angeles. (Photo by Chris Pizzello/Invision/AP) Kim Dickens, left, and Bradley Whitford arrive at the Creative Arts Emmy Awards 58

September 13, 2015 12:57 AM Reg E. Cathey of 'House of Cards,' Margo Martindale of 'The Americans' win Emmy Awards

Jason Baker, winner of the award for picture editing for "The Colbert Report", poses in the press room at the Creative Arts Emmy Awards at the Microsoft Theater on Saturday, Sept. 12, 2015, in Los Angeles. (Photo by Chris Pizzello/Invision/AP) LOS ANGELES (AP) — Reg E. Cathey and Margo Martindale are among the winners at the creative arts Emmy Awards 61

September 12, 2015 11:42 PM 2015 Creative Arts Emmys: And the winners are ..

Held one week in advance of the Primetime Emmy Awards, the ceremony for the Creative Arts Emmys primarily celebrates the technical, behind-the-scenes efforts essential to creating the best in primetime programming. Though guest actors, actresses, and voice-over artists are recognized, so, too, are choreographers, hairstylists, editors, CGI artists, stunt 64

September 12, 2015 10:58 AM A smarter Siri learns to recognize the sound of your voice in iOS 9

A new feature in iOS 9 will let you to train Siri so the assistant will only respond to your voice saying "Hey, Siri." The new voice recognition feature was rolled out in the new iOS 9.1 beta that launched Thursday. Apple first added the hands-free "Hey, Siri" functionality in iOS 8. When enabled, the feature lets you initiate voice commands without 35

September 11, 2015 7:38 PM Microsoft CEO names Brad Smith as company's new president and chief legal officer

REDMOND, Wash. (AP) — Microsoft has named Brad Smith as its new president and chief legal officer, effective immediately. Company CEO Satya Nadella announced the appointment in an email to employees on Friday. Nadella says Smith has played a broad role with the company, and he now wants Smith to play a bigger role in strengthening Microsoft's relationships 49

September 10, 2015 11:04 PM Striking teachers say pay gap makes Seattle tough to afford

Striking Seattle School District teachers and other educators wave to motorists as they walk a picket line, Thursday, Sept. 10, 2015, in front of Franklin High School in Seattle. The strike was called when Seattle Public Schools and the teachers union failed to reach an agreement on their contract Tuesday night, and is Seattle's first educator strike 77

September 10, 2015 6:34 PM This 2012 comic strip foreshadowed the iPad Pro, and it’s hilarious

Apple unveiled the new iPad Pro complete with a Smart Keyboard at an event on Sept. 9, 2015, in San Francisco. Three years ago, cartoonist Joel Watson created an illustrated comic strip predicting Apple would release an iPad with a cover that also functions as a keyboard — much like the Microsoft Surface unveiled on Wednesday. The writer and actor drew a cartoon 41