Tech entrepreneur and Dallas Mavericks owner Mark Cuban testified in favor of a proposed AT&T, Time Warner merger. Using his seven-year-old son as an example during the hearing, Cuban said more people are turning to apps rather than TV to alleviate their boredom. Google and Apple are the dominant players in the app world and such a merger would allow for actual competition, said Cuban.
NASA has released new slow-motion footage showing the June 28 test of a booster that will help power the Space Launch System, a rocket that will allow for deep-space missions including a hoped-for trip to Mars. This video shows the booster’s nozzle plug bursting. The plug is installed over the booster to prevent dust particles and moisture from accumulating inside prior to ignition, and shattered pieces were found as far as 2,000 feet away after the test finished
Sen. Ted Cruz, R-Texas, does not want the U.S. relinquishing its authority to the Internet Corp. for Assigned Names and Numbers. At a Judiciary Subcommittee hearing he chairs, Cruz voiced concern that a change could impede the free flow of information.
Where did the headphone jack go? The new iPhone 7 has said goodbye to some familiar features but added many new ones - like a Super Mario Run game and a second camera lens. The camera will be available to consumers mid-September.
Pizza chain Domino’s aims to become the first company in the world to operate a commercial drone delivery service, through its New Zealand operation. Domino’s partnered with Australian drone company Flirtey for a trial delivery in Auckland with the goal of starting commercial deliveries later this year.
Can’t turn your computer on or off? Is it acting up, running slow, opening pages you didn't click, or displaying pop-ups constantly? There's a good chance your computer's been hacked or infected with a virus. Here’s what to do.
Sync footwear, which syncs the best of nearby music to flashing lights on the sole of shoes, was one business showcasing their product at eMerge Americas. The technology conference opened Monday with 13,000 people from 60 countries registered, in an expo hall that brings together startup, corporate and community leaders.
Andrew Gayle of Miramar, FL was one of twenty innovation students selected from across the U.S. to present the educational video game he created to Congressmen and women at the U.S. Capitol. Gayle's game is called "The Trash Eliminator: World Pollution." Video by Sara Shouhayib/Medill News Service
October 21, 2015 is the day Marty McFly and Doc Brown arrived in the future in the second Back to the Future film. Chief Futurist Dr. Allison Druin saw the movie as a grad student at MIT, and it changed her future. As a futurist, she now studies how to prepare for whatever the future holds. (Ali Rizvi / McClatchy)
CEO & Founder Rony Abovitz didn't tell the audience quite what his company will be making but he did get excited about the new headquarters in Plantation. Magic Leap describes its work as "developing a new mixed reality computing platform that will enable people to interact with the world in ways never before possible." Video by Nancy Dahlberg
Kwame, a 9-year-old, 410-pound male lion at Zoo Miami was immobilized on Wednesday, April 26, 2017, and brought to the zoo's hospital to receive a root canal on a lower left canine tooth as well as a pedicure. In addition, a small mole was discovered and removed by Zoo Chief Veterinarian Dr. Gwen Myers to be examined for the presence of skin cancer.
Miami's peacock population is growing, and many neighbors are annoyed by the loud squawking noise, the poop, the destruction of their plants and the scratching of their cars. Others love the beautiful birds causing feuds between pro-peacock and anti-peacock residents in the Coconut Grove area.
Venezuelan activist was released on Thursday from the Krome Detention Center in Miami-Dade. Coello, 22, was allegedly tortured by the Nicolás Maduro regime in 2014. He fled to the U.S. in 2015 and was in the process of seeking political asylum. He was detained by immigration officials on Wednesday.