Facebook's New Messenger Kids App Gets Mixed Reviews From ParentsA coalition of child health advocates isn't feeling too friendly toward Facebook's new Messenger Kids app. CBS 2's Jericka Duncan explains why the group doesn't like it, but some parents do.
HQ Trivia Mobile Game Taking Nation By StormIt's the trivia game that's got your friends, family, and co-workers talking. HQ Trivia launched five months ago, and now a single game often attracts more than a million players. CBS 2's Laura Podesta reports.
Solar City In Florida Aiming To Be Greenest U.S. CommunityIt's America's first solar-powered town. It's called Babcock Ranch, and it's about half an hour northeast of Fort Myers, Florida. CBS 2's Manuel Bojorquez visited the extremely green community.
NASA Engineers Building New Mars Rover For Key MissionNASA is counting down to its next journey to Mars. Scientists are preparing a new rover to send to the red planet with a new mission. CBS 2's Chris Martinez has an up-close look at some of the on-board technology designed to search for signs of life.
Robots Take The Spotlight At Consumer Electronics Show In VegasWhether they walk, roll, bark, or quack, robots are big at the Consumer Electronics Show this year. CNET's Kara Tsuboi reports.
Investors Urge Apple To Fight Youth iPhone AddictionApple is facing new pressure to help curb what's being called children's and teens' addiction to its smartphones. Two influential investors are asking the tech giant to make changes to its iPhone software, so parents can limit their children's use. Anna Werner reports.
FCC Expected To Repeal Net Neutrality RulesSlower speeds to some of your favorite websites at a higher cost. The FCC is expected to roll back rules on net neutrality at a meeting in Washington on Thursday. The current rules keep Internet service providers from prioritizing one web company over another. Laura Podesta reports.
NASA Delays Launch Of New Weather Satellite SystemNASA has scrubbed the launch of the Joint Polar Satellite System, after technical difficulties, but hopes to launch on Wednesday. The satellite will give meteorologists key weather information about hurricanes, floods, blizzards, and other extreme conditions. CBS 2's Mary Kay Kleist reports.
Ford And Domino's Testing Driverless Pizza DeliveryNo need to tip the driver on this delivery. There isn't one. Ford and Domino's are teaming up to see what customers think of pizza being delivered by an autonomous vehicle.
Uber Working With NASA To Create Flying TaxisYou could call it Uber Air. The ride hailing company has struck a deal with NASA to develop software for managing flying taxis.
Apple Working To Fix iPhone Keyboard GlitchIf you've noticed your iPhone changing the letter I, it's not something you've done. Apple blames a recent iOS update for the glitch, and is working on a solution. CBS 2's Hena Doba reports.
U Of I, U Of C, Northwestern Plan $1.2 Billion Research Hub In South LoopThree major universities plan to create a giant tech center in the South Loop, and hope it becomes the think tank of the future. CBS 2's Mike Puccinelli reports.
U Of I, U Of C Plan Public-Private Research Center In South LoopThe University of Illinois and the University of Chicago have teamed up to create what they hope will become the next big think tank in Chicago. CBS 2's Mike Puccinelli reports.
Elon Musk wants To Send Rocket To Mars By 2022It's an idea that's out of this world. Space X chief Elon Musk says he'll reach his goal of colonizing Mars pretty soon.
Apple Debuts "Animoji," Animated Emoji For iPhone XApple debuted a new "Animoji" feature during the presentation of iPhone X Tuesday, which are animated versions of the popular emojis found on the iPhone.
Apple To Unveil New iPhone XApple is expected to unveil the highly anticipated 10th anniversary iPhone during a product event at its new corporate headquarters on Tuesday.
Global "Ransomware" Attack Spreads To More Than 200,000 ComputersCompanies in the United States and around the world were bracing for a second wave of problems from a weekend cyber attack on Monday, after a “ransomware” attack hit dozens of nations on Friday. CBS 2's Mike Puccinelli reports.
New TSA Rules Target Electronics Coming From 8 NationsThe federal government has banned passengers on non-stop flights to the U.S. from eight Middle Eastern and North African nations from bringing any electronics larger than a cell phone in their carry-on luggage. CBS 2's Mike Puccinelli reports.
Most Carry-On Electronics Banned On Non-Stop Flights From 8 CountriesThe federal government has banned passengers on non-stop flights to the U.S. from eight Middle Eastern and North African nations from bringing any electronics larger than a cell phone in their carry-on luggage. CBS 2's Mike Puccinelli reports.
Can You Disappear Online?Not so much. But experts say there are ways to keep a lower profile. CBS 2's Erin Kennedy reports.
Northwestern Professor Among Three Nobel Prize Winners In ChemistryHe helped create a tiny elevator and miniature motors. Some of the world’s smallest machines have brought a huge honor to a Northwestern University professor, who is one of three scientists sharing the Nobel Prize for chemistry. CBS 2’s Susanna Song reports.
FAA Issues Rare Warning About Samsung SmartphoneNew problems for tech giant Samsung over its new flagship phone, already facing a massive recall due to a risk of fire and explosion. The FAA is advising travelers not to use the Galaxy Note 7 on planes. CBS 2's Mike Puccinelli reports.
FAA Warns Travelers Not To Use New Samsung Phone On PlanesThe Federal Aviation Administration has advised travelers with the new Samsung Galaxy Note 7 smartphone not to use it on planes, or store it in checked luggage, over a potential fire risk. CBS 2's Mike Puccinelli reports.
Database Hacks Could Threaten November ElectionCBS2's Brad Edwards reports.