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 2018-07-20 12:00 

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Beyond Elon Musk's Drama, Tesla's Cars Are Thrilling Drivers...

Look beyond the Twitter antics and the up-and-down stock price, and you'll find a growing mass of happy customers....

 2018-07-20 12:00 

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Post-Prime Day Deals: Dell, Bose, Urbanears...

Did you miss the excellent deals this week? Don't worry. We got you....

 2018-07-20 11:00 

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How Americans Wound Up on Twitter's List of Russian Bots...

Researchers analyzing the pattern of tweets say 20 or more real Americans may have been erroneously included on a list given to Congress, and later publicized....

 2018-07-20 11:00 

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Uber's CEO Faces an Impossible Decision...

With employees critiquing executives in the press, Dara Khosrowshahi must now decide whether to repeat history, or forge a new company culture based on trust....

 2018-07-20 11:00 

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Zoox Flashes Serious Self-Driving Skills in Chaotic San Francisco...

The secretive startup has released a video showing its car facing down some of San Francisco's gnarliest thoroughfares and San Franciscans' most befuddling behaviors....

 2018-07-20 11:00 

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Some Scientists Work With China, but NASA Won't...

NASA's ban on scientific contacts doesn't apply to all academics....

 2018-07-20 01:25 

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Comic-Con 2018: *Doctor Who*'s First Female Doctor Will Bring a New Generation of Whovians...

Jodie Whittaker, who plays the show's new (and thirteenth!) Doctor, met her fans at the show's Comic-Con panel today....

 2018-07-19 22:11 

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The Stars of the Comic-Con 'Predator' Panel? Thomas Jane's Feet...

The actor hardly ever wears shoes—a fact his co-stars were all too happy to discuss....

 2018-07-19 21:53 

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Uganda's Regressive Social Media Tax Stays, at Least For Now...

The internet is an essential tool for democracy in the modern era. And that's why the government wanted to tax it in Uganda....

 2018-07-19 20:24 

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How a #MeToo Facebook Group Became a Tool for Harassment...

The closed group was taken over by abusive trolls, raising questions about Facebook's ability to monitor spaces designed for sharing intimate information....

 2018-07-19 20:17 

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Overlooked '80s Sci-Fi Flicks, Recalled by Wired Readers...
 2018-07-19 20:15 

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How to Make Newborn Guitars Look Artfully Ancient...
 2018-07-19 19:27 

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What's Really Behind Apple's New MacBook Pro Keyboard...

iFixit performs surgery on Apple's new silicone-padded keyboard....

 2018-07-19 19:01 

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Tired of Waiting For 'Kingdom Hearts III'? Check Your Phone...

'Kingdom Hearts Union ' hit mobile a couple of years ago—and is the perfect appetizer for the long-awaited console title....

 2018-07-19 16:20 

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Gorilla Glass 6 Is More Durable and Built For the Future...

The next generation of Corning's Gorilla Glass can withstand repeated drops—and is built for the future of smartphones....

 2018-07-19 16:00 

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Nonprofit for Migrants Declines a Donation from Salesforce...

RAICES, which received more than $20 million in donations through a viral Facebook campaign, wanted Salesforce to drop its contract with a US border agency....

 2018-07-19 14:00 

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Aerial Images Capture Swathes of Amazon Rainforest Destroyed by Gold Mining...

Ernesto Benavides hangs out of helicopters to document the devastation inside Peru's Tambopata National Reserve....

 2018-07-19 13:00 

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A Comprehensive Guide to the Physics of Running on the Moon...

Humans are going to live on the moon eventually. So how are we going to move around there?...

 2018-07-19 13:00 

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Watch This Man Try to Break the Record for Paper Airplane Flight...

On Friday, John Collins—aka The Paper Airplane Guy—will attempt to break his own world record for paper airplane flight distance....

 2018-07-19 12:00 

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Dive Under the Ice With the Brave Robots of Antarctica...

Sending a robot into the icy depths and getting it back alive can be more challenging than communicating with a Mars rover millions of miles away....

 2018-07-19 11:00 

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Elizabeth Holmes' Downfall Has Been Explained Deeply—By Men...

No one seems to have listened to the Theranos founder in her own words. Until now....

 2018-07-19 11:00 

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The Challenge of Teaching Helicopters to Fly Themselves...

Aviation companies like Sikorsky are working on self-flying helicopters, a technical ordeal that makes robo-planes look easy....

 2018-07-19 10:00 

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One Young Boy's Magnificent Obsession with Fans...

It's a parent's job to think her child is exceptional....

 2018-07-19 07:01 

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Loon's Internet-Slinging Balloons Are Headed to Work Over Kenya...

The former Google X project is now its own Alphabet company, and just signed its first commercial agreement with Telkom Kenya....

 2018-07-18 22:29 

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Trump's Russia Denials Have Real Consequences...

Trump has denied or downplayed Russia's attempts to influence US democracy three times this week—and that has very real consequences....

 2018-07-18 21:11 

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Airbnb Can't Win New York—But It Can't Quit Either...

New York City's latest bill is part of a long campaign pitting hoteliers against the home-sharing site. But success in New York is crucial—regardless of the consequences and costs....

 2018-07-18 20:48 

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The 10 Most Difficult-to-Defend Online Fandoms, from Barbz to Pewdiepie's Bro Army...

Artists and entrepreneurs aren't responsible for the actions of their followers—and in some of these cases, that's a good thing....

 2018-07-18 19:41 

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Amazon Web Services Tests Out Two Tools to Help Keep the Cloud Secure...

Amid frequent customer data exposures, Amazon Web Services is pushing to spot errors and promote access control....

 2018-07-18 19:35 

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Don't Expect Big Changes from Europe's Record Google Fine...

The European Commission ruled that Google had unfairly used its Android operating system to harm competitors and consumers....

 2018-07-18 18:00 

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How a Flock of Drones Developed Collective Intelligence...

Just like groups of birds or insects, these drones organize themselves into cohesive groups—a so-called...

 2018-07-18 16:00 

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Reddit Reinvents the Chat Room With Subreddit Chat...

Reddit wants to bring its communities closer together. Its solution: throwing it back to real-time chatrooms....

 2018-07-18 12:00 

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The False Tale of Amazon's Industry-Conquering Juggernaut...

Jeff Bezos may be the richest man of the modern age, but he built his e-commerce empire by playing freely with new ideas—not disrupting swaths of industries...

 2018-07-18 12:00 

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Rising Seas Could Cause Your Next Internet Outage...

In just 15 years, roughly 4,000 miles of fiber-optic cables in US coastal cities could go underwater....

 2018-07-18 12:00 

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Photograph or Painting? These Landscapes Are Both...

French artist Guillaume Hebert creates hybrid images that blur the differences between media....

 2018-07-18 11:00 

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Meet Jonathan Albright, The Digital Sleuth Exposing Fake News...

Buried in media scholar Jonathan Albright's research was proof of a massive political misinformation campaign. Now he's taking on the the world's biggest platforms before it's too late....

 2018-07-18 11:00 

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Why You Can't Trust More Cryptocurrency White Papers...

Crypto-developers—ironically, a community devoted to eliminating centralized authority—could use more traditional vetting structures....

 2018-07-18 11:00 

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Comic-Con 2018: What We're Most Looking Forward to at This Year's Convention...

Horror sequels, a Momoa-shaped tsunami, and the Spider-Man we've all been waiting for—SDCC may be light this year, but there's plenty to look forward to....

 2018-07-17 21:47 

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Lawmakers Don't Grasp the Sacred Tech Law They Want to Gut...

Decades ago, Section 230 gave tech companies sweeping power to police content on their platforms. Now some lawmakers want that power back....

 2018-07-17 21:00 

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In Greenland, Iceberg Shedding Is a Tourist Attraction and a Threat...

On the coast of Greenland, cliffs of ice routinely shed chunks into the water, generating dramatic waves that tourist boats travel to see....

 2018-07-17 18:00 

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6 Weird and Awesome Amazon Prime Day Deals...

Already own an Echo Dot and an Instant Pot? We have a few fascinatingly strange Amazon Prime Deals for you....

 2018-07-17 17:10 

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A House Republican Joins the Fight to Save Net Neutrality...

Colorado's Mike Coffman signs a petition to force a vote on a measure to restore the Obama-era rules. Backers still need about 40 more members to sign on....

 2018-07-17 16:50 

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Sacha Baron Cohen's Fake Conspiracy Site Is Fully Post-Parody...

Truthbrary.org is the website of Dr. Billy W. Ruddick, a character Cohen plays in Who Is America?, but the conspiracy theories it aggregates are taken from across the web....

 2018-07-17 14:00 

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Astronomers Discovered 12 New Moons Around Jupiter. Here's How...

Eleven of them behave a lot like Jupiter's other moons, but the twelfth one is weird (in a good way)....

 2018-07-17 13:00 

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Does Comics Culture Have an Inferiority Complex?...

The comics industry, and its fans, are no longer the underdogs....

 2018-07-17 13:00 

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BMW's Launching an Uber Competitor in Seattle...

The automaker's ReachNow car-sharing service now lets users book rides with pro drivers, putting it in competition with and Uber Black and Lyft Lux....

 2018-07-17 13:00 

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Best Prime Day Gaming Deals (2018): Xbox, Nintendo, PC, Headset Deals...

Some fantastic gear for gamers is on sale for Amazon Prime Day, including consoles, headsets, PCs, accessories, and games....

 2018-07-17 12:00 

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Prime Day Alternatives: Best Deals From Google, Walmart, Dell...

Amazon may have Prime Day, but rivals like Google and Walmart are holding huge sales, too....

 2018-07-17 12:00 

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'Sonic Mania Plus' Manages to Be Different Where It Counts...

A good remix can provide a thrilling encounter with an already fantastic game—and that's what Sega's latest accomplishes with a new gameplay mode....

 2018-07-17 10:00 

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How Google's Safe Browsing Helped Build a More Secure Web...

You may not have heard of Safe Browsing, but it's made the web more secure for over a decade. Here's its story, from the people who built it....

 2018-07-17 10:00 

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Crispr Can Speed Up Nature—and Change How We Grow Food...

It took thousands of years for humans to breed a pea-sized fruit into a beautiful beefsteak tomato. Now, with gene editing, scientists can change everything....

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