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Nevada Assembly Speaker Marilyn Kirkpatrick, D-North Las Vegas, talks with an Assemblyman at the Legislature in Carson City, Nev.

First 2 Bills in Tesla Deal Sail Through Assembly

PERSONAL TECH | By Scott Sonner | Friday Sep 12, 2014
The first two bills designed to seal a deal to bring Tesla Motors' $5 billion battery factory to Nevada sailed through the Assembly unanimously as one lawmaker called the project the biggest thing to hit the state since the Hoover Dam.

4 Reasons Shoppers Will Shrug Off Home Depot Hack

PERSONAL TECH | By Anne D'Innocenzio | Sep 12
Home Depot's data breach could wind up being among the largest ever for a retailer, but that may not matter to its millions of customers. The nation's largest home-improvement chain confirmed a theft that could have gone back as far as April.

Gay Matchmaking Game 'Dandy' Comes to US Market

VIDEO GAMES | By EDGE | Sep 12
Online Buddies, parent company of the world's leading gay dating site, Manhunt.net, and Jack'd, the most popular social dating app among young gay men, today announced the acquisition of the gay mobile app Dandy.

Tech Expert Weighs in on Apple Watch and New iPhones

PERSONAL TECH | Sep 11
At its highly anticipated annual event Tuesday, Apple released the long-awaited Apple Watch along with two new iPhones. A new payment processing system was among the other highlights.

Eating Fish Can Help Women Prevent Hearing Loss

Sep 11
According to researchers in Boston, women who eat fish at least twice per week have a 20 percent lower risk of hearing loss. Plus, the American Heart Association says that gaining just five pounds can raise blood pressure.

Hornet lets you meet hot guys and stay safe

Hornet App Takes Aggressive Approach to Preventing HIV Infections

PERSONAL TECH | By Winnie McCroy | Sep 11
As part of the growing arsenal of tools to keep people aware of their HIV status, Hornet Gay Social Network, the fast growing gay mobile app, has added another in-app tool with aids.gov to help prevent HIV infections and reduce stigma.

The new Apple Pay product.

Apple Pushes Digital Wallet with Apple Pay

PERSONAL TECH | By Mae Anderson | Sep 11
Apple is betting that people want to pay with a tap of the phone rather than a swipe of the card. The technology company introduced a new digital wallet service called Apple Pay that is integrated with its Passbook credential-storage app.

An Acura RLX sedan, a prototype car, is shown during a demonstration in Detroit.

Honda Introduces Self-Driving Car

PERSONAL TECH | By Dee-Ann Durban | Sep 11
Honda shared its vision of the hands-free highway commute, a car that can safely drive itself on the freeway while the driver's hands are off the wheel. Honda says the technology could start appearing on Honda cars in 2020 and beyond.

Apple Watch

Review: Apple Watch Looks to be Another Winner

PERSONAL TECH | By Anick Jesdanun | Sep 11
As computerized wristwatches go, the upcoming Apple Watch looks impressive.

T-Mobile to Sell Phones that Call, Text on Wi-Fi

PERSONAL TECH | By Michael Liedtke | Sep 10
T-Mobile will sell more than 100 smartphone models that tap into Wi-Fi networks to make phone calls and send texts when customers can't connect to the wireless carrier's cellular network.

Stonehenge

High-Tech Survey Exposes Hidden Stonehenge

SCIENCE | Sep 10
There is more to Stonehenge than meets a visitor's eye.