Juno probe takes detailed photo of Jupiter’s moon, Europa

1/5 This image of the surface of Europa was taken during the Juno probe’s flyby on Thursday. Image courtesy of NASA Sept. 30 (UPI) — NASA’s Juno space probe captured detailed images during a close flyby of Europa, Jupiter’s largest moon. The probe came within 219 miles of the ice-covered celestial body, one of the … Read more

Amazon’s latest product announcements are a reminder the company is always watching

CNN Business — A TV that knows when you’re in and out of the room. A gadget that monitors your breathing pattern while you sleep. An enhanced voice assistant tool that highlights just how much it knows about your everyday life. At an invite-only press event last week, Amazon unveiled a long list of product … Read more

Tesla robot slowly walks on stage at AI Day

Washington, DC CNN — Tesla revealed on Friday a prototype of a humanoid robot that it says could be a future product for the automaker. The robot, dubbed Optimus by Tesla, walked stiffly on stage at Tesla’s AI Day, slowly waved at the crowed and gestured with its hands for roughly one minute. Tesla CEO … Read more

Los Angeles schools ransomware attack: Cybercriminals plan to release hacked data

CNN — The Los Angeles Unified School District, the second largest in the nation, said Friday that cybercriminals who targeted it with a ransomware attack plan to release some of the hacked data online. The supposed leak comes as federal officials warn that ransomware attacks on US schools may increase as children return to school … Read more

Analysis: ‘Hocus Pocus 2’ will cast a spell on you

A version of this story appeared in Pop Life Chronicles, CNN’s weekly entertainment newsletter. To get it in your inbox, sign up for free here. CNN — Why am I already seeing Thanksgiving decorations out and about? Halloween-themed decor I can understand, but Thanksgiving is still months away and just a stone’s throw from Christmas, … Read more

Most Automatic Emergency Braking Systems Don’t Work Well

Image: Toyota In-vehicle driver safety assistance systems are so normalized now that even the most basic vehicles come with some sort of feature, frto lane departure warning to lane keep assist. But you might not want to be so quick to entrust your life with some of these features, as they don’tt always work as … Read more

Spam’s popularity is on the rise again

New York CNN Business — Spam is cool. The 85-year-old canned block of meat has undergone a cultural reinvention. Hormel (HRL) has sold a record amount of Spam for seven straight years, and 2022 is on pace for another such milestone. The conglomerate behind Skippy and Jennie-O turkey says it can’t make Spam fast enough … Read more

Intel-owned Mobileye files S-1 for IPO

Mobileye’s CEO Amnon Shashua poses with a Mobileye driverless vehicle at the Nasdaq Market site in New York, July 20, 2021. Jeenah Moon | Reuters Mobileye, an Intel-owned company that makes chips, maps, and software for self-driving cars, has filed for an IPO, according to a prospectus filed with the SEC on Friday. Mobileye’s filling … Read more

Micron cuts capital spending to stem ‘unprecedented’ oversupply cycle

Micron Technology Inc. shares fell slightly in the extended session Thursday after the memory-chip maker said it was taking steps to emerge from an “unprecedented” current market downcycle by scaling back on plans to build out capacity. For the fiscal first quarter, Boise, Idaho-based Micron MU, +1.83% said it expects between an adjusted loss of … Read more

Elon Musk’s texts show how his relationship with Twitter went sideways

CNN — Days before publicly announcing his investment in Twitter, Elon Musk texted with Jack Dorsey. The former Twitter CEO suggested he no longer believed in the company he founded, according to new court filings in the legal battle between Musk and Twitter. Musk had begun quietly building up a large stake in Twitter (TWTR) … Read more