Microsoft introduces 'Sway,' the new PowerPoint in Windows 10
Microsoft introduces 'Sway,' the new PowerPoint in Windows 10
Sam Catherman - 23 hours ago
Microsoft says goodbye to PowerPoint and introduces "Sway," its new smart-presentation program included with Windows 10.

NASA's Dawn spacecraft zeroes in on Ceres to investigate mysterious glowing
Sam Catherman - Aug 09, 2015
Ceres, the largest object in the asteroid belt between Mars and Jupiter, is home to some strange surface markings. NASA's Dawn spacecraft investigates.

Spiders in Dallas exhibit stunning communal behavior
Sam Catherman - Aug 09, 2015
Spiders are everywhere in this Dallas suburb, and they are acting like no other spider ever has before.

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Weekend break from sales tax in these 12 states Weekend break from sales tax in these 12 states
Sam Catherman - Aug 09, 2015
Time for some back-to-school shopping? If you live in one of these 12 states, you can shop tax-free for the weekend.
Verizon ditches contracts in favor of simpler wireless options Verizon ditches contracts in favor of simpler wireless options
Sam Catherman - Aug 08, 2015
Verizon Wireless is about to shake up the wireless industry by shifting from subsidized phones and contracts to an up-front purchasing model.
Breakthrough: Fermilab scientists explain how neutrinos oscillate Breakthrough: Fermilab scientists explain how neutrinos oscillate
Sam Catherman - Aug 08, 2015
Scientists working with the William and Mary Experimental High Energy Physics Group have made a stunning discovery about the way neutrinos oscillate between three different states.
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Sam Catherman - Aug 08, 2015
Thousands of spiders have invaded a North Texas suburb to hunt, share, and creep the living daylight out of residents.
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NASA's Dawn spacecraft zeroes in on Ceres to investigate mysterious glowing
Sam Catherman - 23 hours ago
Ceres, the largest object in the asteroid belt between Mars and Jupiter, is home to some strange surface markings. NASA's Dawn spacecraft investigates.
 
Spiders in Dallas exhibit stunning communal behavior
Sam Catherman - 23 hours ago
Spiders are everywhere in this Dallas suburb, and they are acting like no other spider ever has before.
 
Weekend break from sales tax in these 12 states
Sam Catherman - 23 hours ago
Time for some back-to-school shopping? If you live in one of these 12 states, you can shop tax-free for the weekend.
 
Verizon ditches contracts in favor of simpler wireless options
Sam Catherman - 23 hours ago
Verizon Wireless is about to shake up the wireless industry by shifting from subsidized phones and contracts to an up-front purchasing model.
 
Breakthrough: Fermilab scientists explain how neutrinos oscillate
Sam Catherman - 23 hours ago
Scientists working with the William and Mary Experimental High Energy Physics Group have made a stunning discovery about the way neutrinos oscillate between three different states.
 
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Sam Catherman - 23 hours ago
Thousands of spiders have invaded a North Texas suburb to hunt, share, and creep the living daylight out of residents.
 
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Bumblebees take a load of pollen for a steady flight
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