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Zuckerberg's Goal: Remake a World Facebook Helped Create

Zuckerberg's Goal: Remake a World Facebook Helped Create

By Barbara Ortutay | Feb 19
Now Facebook creator Mark Zuckerberg wants to remake the social media company in a way that counters isolationism, promotes global connections and addresses social ills.

Can Internet-Beaming Balloons Outmaneuver Shifting Winds?

Can Internet-Beaming Balloons Outmaneuver Shifting Winds?

By Michael Liedtke | Feb 19
For its next trick, an internet-beaming balloon factory spun out of Google believes it can outmaneuver the wind.

New Mosquito Trap Smart Enough to Keep Just the Bad Bugs

New Mosquito Trap Smart Enough to Keep Just the Bad Bugs

By Lauran Neergaard | Feb 19
A smart trap for mosquitoes? A new high-tech version is promising to catch the bloodsuckers while letting friendlier insects escape - and even record the exact weather conditions when different species emerge to bite.

Zuckerberg's Goal: Remake A World Facebook Helped Create

Zuckerberg's Goal: Remake A World Facebook Helped Create

By Barbara Ortutay | Feb 19
Mark Zuckerberg helped create the modern world by connecting nearly a quarter of its citizens to Facebook and giving them a platform to share, well, everything. Now he wants to remake it, too.

How To Watch Oscar-Nominated Flicks From Your Couch

How To Watch Oscar-Nominated Flicks From Your Couch

By Anick Jesdanun | Feb 19
Movie fans, rejoice! You can watch about two-thirds of the Oscar-nominated flicks from your couch.