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Matt Gephardt & Sloan Schrage

Get Gephardt: How cybercriminals use social engineering to get us to hand over our sensitive info

You can have the strongest, most secure password in the history of cybersecurity, but the bad guys know there is one weakness they can use to hack into your system - you!
6 months ago
Apple has removed VKontakte, a top Russian social media platform, from its app store, according to ...
Brian Fung, CNN

Apple removes Russian social media giant VK from app store

Apple has removed VKontakte, a top Russian social media platform, from its app store, according to the app's developer.
6 months ago
The sewer line rapid assessment tool or SL-RAT in use in a Salt Lake City street,...
Shelby Lofton

Singing sewer technology saves water for Utah

Singing technology is being used underground across Utah, saving the state a lot of water.
6 months ago
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Kicking off Utah’s STEMfest with Casey Scott

Thousands of students are getting ready for this year's Utah STEMfest in Sandy.
6 months ago
Facebook debuts its new company brand, Meta, at their headquarters on October 28, 2021 in Menlo Par...
DAVID KLEPPER, Associated Press

Meta disables Russian propaganda network targeting Europe

Facebook says it has identified and stopped a sprawling network of fake accounts that spread Russian propaganda about the invasion of Ukraine throughout Western Europe.
6 months ago
An illustration shows NASA's DART spacecraft and the Italian Space Agency's LICIACube before the co...
Ashley Strickland, CNN

NASA’s DART mission successfully slams into an asteroid

A NASA spacecraft has intentionally slammed into an asteroid in humanity's first test of planetary defense.
6 months ago
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Shara Park

Students get back to the basics, reduce technology use on ‘Mindful Monday’

As teachers and students look for ways to balance the use of technology in the classroom, one school in Sandy starts the week off by getting back to the basics with "Mindful Mondays."
6 months ago
Custom built long-range rifle which shot the new world record on September 13, 2022. Photo by Matth...
Brooke Williams

World record for longest long-range rifle shot broken Tuesday

A new record for longest long-range rifle shot was set Tuesday.
7 months ago
Apple unveils the new iPhone 14 product line at a big press event on September 7. (Apple via CNN)...
Samantha Murphy Kelly, CNN Business

Apple unveils new iPhones, Apple Watches and AirPods

Apple unveiled its new iPhone 14 lineup at a press event on Wednesday, along with three new Apple Watch models, an update to its popular AirPods product line and a feature that could save lives when cell service isn't available.
7 months ago
Apple rolled out it's latest phone and operating system Wednesday....
Dan Rascon

Utah woman works with Apple on child safety upgrades for iOS 16

A Utah County mother of five played a major role to create safety measures included in Apple’s latest software update. 
7 months ago
Apple announced a new iPhone 14 satellite connectivity feature. (Apple via CNN)...
Samantha Murphy Kelly and Jackie Wattles, CNN

Apple announces satellite emergency SOS feature for iPhone 14

Apple announced a forthcoming satellite connectivity feature called Emergency SOS via Satellite at its iPhone 14 launch event.
7 months ago
Apple CEO Tim Cook delivers a keynote address during an Apple special event on September 07, 2022 i...
MICHAEL LIEDTKE, AP Technology Writer

Apple maintains prices on new iPhones despite inflation

Apple revealed its next line-up of iPhones will boast better cameras, faster processors, and a longer lasting battery at the same prices as last year’s model, despite the mounting pressures of inflation that has driven up the cost of other everyday items.
7 months ago
One of Elon Musk's children has petitioned a California court to recognize her new name and gender,...
MATT O'BRIEN, AP Technology Writer

Judge: Musk can use Twitter whistleblower but not delay case

Elon Musk will be able to include new evidence from a Twitter whistleblower as he fights to get out of his $44 billion deal to buy the social media company, but Musk won’t be able to delay a high-stakes October trial over the dispute, a judge ruled Wednesday.
7 months ago
Pedestrians outside the Cloudflare headquarters in San Francisco, California, U.S., on Tuesday, Feb...
Donie O'Sullivan, CNN

US internet service provider blocks controversial online forum citing ‘imminent threats to human life’

Cloudflare, a major American internet services company, pulled its support for Kiwi Farms, a controversial online message board,
7 months ago
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Associated Press

Twitter to roll out edit feature for premium users

Permanently misspelled tweets might soon be a thing of the past. Twitter said Thursday it's working on allowing users to edit their tweets, which it said is one of the most requested features to date.
7 months ago
A Tesla car leaves  a Supercharger after recharging its battery on March 10, 2022 in San Bruno, Cal...
STEVE KARNOWSKI, Associated Press

17 states weigh adopting California’s electric car mandate

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Seventeen states with vehicle emission standards tied to rules established in California face weighty decisions on whether to follow that state’s strictest-in-the-nation new rules that require all new cars, pickups and SUVs to be electric or hydrogen powered by 2035. Under the Clean Air Act, states must abide by the federal government’s standard vehicle emissions standards unless […]
7 months ago
(Photo by Bethany Clarke/Getty Images)...
Associated Press

Twitter readies edit feature for premium users

Permanently misspelled or garbled tweets might soon be a thing of the past. Twitter said Thursday it’s working on allowing users to edit their tweets, which it said is one of the most requested features to date.
7 months ago
M74 shines at its brightest in this combined optical/mid-infrared image, featuring data from both t...
Zoe Sottile, CNN

NASA releases stunning new image of the Phantom Galaxy

Stunning new images produced by the Hubble Telescope and the James Webb Telescope showcase the Phantom Galaxy, a spiral of solar systems 32 million light-years away from Earth.
7 months ago
CAPE CANAVERAL, FLORIDA - AUGUST 30:  In this NASA handout, NASA's Space Launch System (SLS) rocket...
CNN

Artemis launch rescheduled for Saturday

The uncrewed Artemis I mission will get another attempt at launching on a journey around the moon on Saturday.
7 months ago
FILE: Tesla head Elon Musk leaves after giving a statement to the press as he arrives to have a loo...
Associated Press

Musk cites whistleblower as new reason to exit Twitter deal

Elon Musk and Twitter lobbed salvos at each other in the latest round of legal filings over the billionaire Tesla CEO’s aborted plan to buy the social media platform.
7 months ago
SpaceX founder Elon Musk walks on stage during a T-Mobile and SpaceX joint event on August 25, 2022...
Associated Press

Elon Musk subpoenas Twitter whistleblower ahead of trial

Elon Musk’s legal team is demanding to hear from a whistleblowing former Twitter executive who could help bolster Musk’s case for backing out of a $44 billion deal to buy the social media company.
7 months ago
Button batteries swallowed by children can get stuck in the esophagus and cause burns or worse. (St...
Sandee LaMotte, CNN

Accidental poisoning of children by button batteries is on the rise, study finds

An increasing number of little children are eating small lithium batteries, also known as "button" batteries, that power many of our consumer devices, with potentially serious consequences, even death, a new report found.
7 months ago
The Artemis I rocket sits on launch pad 39-B at Kennedy Space Center as it is prepared for launch o...
MARCIA DUNN, AP Aerospace Writer

Engine problem leads NASA to scrub launch of new moon rocket

Fuel leaks and a possible crack discovered during final liftoff preparations are threatening to delay the launch of NASA’s mighty new moon rocket Monday.
7 months ago
NASA's Artemis rocket sits on a launchpad at the Kennedy Space Center this week. (NASA)...
Mike Anderson

NASA’s Artemis rocket to take Utah satellites on moon mission

NASA’s most powerful rocket to date, Artemis, is sitting ready on a Florida launchpad.
7 months ago
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