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These were the most talked-about products at CES

Walking through CES can feel overwhelming. To your left is a headband that promises to read your brain waves and get you...

BBC: The medications that change who we are

They’ve been linked to road rage, pathological gambling, and complicated acts of fraud. Some make us less neurotic, and others may even...

CNN: Samsung’s BB-8-like personal assistant Ballie follows you around at home

Samsung unveiled on Monday its vision for the futuristic home, where robots follow you around, anticipate your needs and serve as "companions."...

AP: CES tech show: Voice for the gas pump, sensors for the plant

A connected world means paying for gas with your voice and sensing when a plant needs water.

AP: Tesla delivers first Chinese-made Model 3 to customers

Tesla’s Shanghai factory delivered its first cars to customers Monday and chief executive Elon Musk said the electric automaker plans to set...

NPR: Facebook Issues New Rules On Deepfake Videos, Targeting Misinformation

Facebook says it's banning many types of misleading videos from its site, in a push against deepfake content and online misinformation campaigns.

BBC: Google denies Xiaomi access over security bug

A user in the Netherlands alleged that his Google Home Hub began displaying photos from unidentified locations on its smart screen when he accessed...

NPR: India Announces Plans For Its First Human Space Mission

India's space agency says that four astronaut candidates have been selected for its first human mission, targeted to launch by 2022, but...

CNN: Nanobots, ape chauffeurs and flights to Pluto. The predictions for 2020 we got horribly wrong

London (CNN Business)You're late for work because you forgot to set the alarm clock embedded in your forearm. Rushing out of bed,...

BBC: Chinese start-up Mobike loses more than 200,000 bikes

Chinese start-up Mobike has announced that it lost more than 200,000 bikes in 2019.  The company said in a blog that...

BBC: World’s oldest fossil trees uncovered in New York

The earliest fossilised trees, dating back 386 million years, have been found at an abandoned quarry in New York.

NPR: In Uncrewed Test, Boeing’s Starliner Capsule Fails To Reach Space Station

Boeing's new Starliner capsule, on its maiden uncrewed flight to the International Space Station, has failed to attain its proper orbit after...

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[Champaign] 13 Thursdays in Campustown

13THURSDAYS presented by JSM Living continues in campustown this summer now through August 12. Explore campustown by taking advantage of deals and sales at 21 participating businesses every...

[Illinois] Passes for 22nd annual ‘Ebertfest’ on sale June 7

CHAMPAIGN, Ill. — Passes for the 22nd annual Roger Ebert’s Film Festival, or “Ebertfest,” will go on sale June 7.

Media advisory: Illinois undergraduates featured in television series ‘The College Tour’

CHAMPAIGN, Ill. — Eleven students from the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign will be featured in an edition of “The College Tour,”...

[Champaign] EXPLORE CAMPUSTOWN BUSINESSES ALL SUMMER WITH THE RETURN OF 13 THURSDAYS

CHAMPAIGN -- The Champaign Center Partnership invites the public to explore Campustown this summer during the return of 13 Thursdays, the annual 13-week promotion...