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US government to NASA: Get humans to Mars by 2033

This week Congress passed a huge funding bill that gives NASA $19.5 billion for space exploration and presented it to the president. The NASA Authorization Act of 2017 is focused on transforming NASA back into the great scientific organization it…

Donald Trump meets with the tech elite, offers a helping hand

President-elect Donald Trump met with some of Silicon Valley's top executives to help smooth his transition into office. Prominent attendees included the leaders of Amazon, Apple, Google, Facebook, Intel, Microsoft, Tesla, as well as Trump family members and other administration appointees. …

New York gets first of 7,500 planned free Wi-Fi hubs

Back in November of last year, the City of New York revealed that in an attempt to adapt to twenty-first century standards, it would finally be replacing payphones with a five-borough public Wi-Fi network. Today, the dream of free Wi-Fi…