Technology

SpaceX scrubs ISS resupply mission

Update (06/01/07, 2:47 p.m.) – SpaceX has canceled Thursday’s launch due to weather. Cape Canaveral, Fla. – SpaceX is scheduled to launch its eleventh cargo resupply mission to the International Space Station at 2:55 p.m. PST Thursday. The launch marks the first …

Bay Area company debuts lab-grown chicken strips

San Leandro, Calif. – A Bay Area food-technology startup has introduced the world’s first chicken strips grown in a laboratory. Memphis Meats said it’s the first time in the world poultry has been produced by growing animal cells. The company served deep-fried …

OSU robotics firm selling bipedal robot

Corvallis, Ore. – Oregon State University’s robotics program has spun off one of its first businesses focusing on robotic locomotion, and they’ve created “Cassie” to show what they’re capable of. The business, called Agility Robotics, will license technologies developed at OSU, particularly …

New advice: Share your screentime

(NBC News) — Kids these days face a digital deluge of apps, online games, TV and social media. Instead of playing a constant game of keep-away, parents are now encouraged to join the fun. Updated guidance from the American Academy of Pediatrics …

Quadriplegic finds freedom in the fast lane

Las Vegas, Nevada (KSNV) — Some amazing technology is putting a quadriplegic race car driver back on the road after a devastating accident nearly two decades ago. Sam Schmidt was told he would never be behind the wheel again. Schmidt proved everyone …

Apple rolls out iPhone7

(NBC News) — Apple has unveiled its latest iPhone — and they’re saying goodbye to the headphone jack. Instead, owners will have to listen to earphones that plug into the phone’s digital lightning port, which has been used primarily for charging in …

New device targets seizures

Houston, Texas (KPRC) — Brandi Pipes hopes to publish a book one day. “I’m collecting stories from epileptics all over the world,” she explains. But complications from her own epilepsy make independent living, driving, and even reading impossible. “Reading started hurting me,” …