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DNC Lawsuit Against Russia Reveals New Details About 2016 Hack

6 hours 59 min ago
In suing Russia, the Trump campaign, and others over the hack of its systems in 2016, the Democratic National Committee has also filled in important timeline details.
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How to Build Custom Alexa Skills for the Amazon Echo

8 hours 9 min ago
The new Blueprints tool makes it easy for anyone to build custom skills for Alexa.
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Gadget Lab Podcast: The Tech We Can't Live Without

8 hours 24 min ago
This week, we discuss our personal relationships with our most beloved gadgets.
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'Westworld': Here's What Needs to Happen in Season 2

10 hours 13 min ago
HBO's futuristic thriller has a whole lot of explaining to do.
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Essential Phone (PH-1) Deal: Now $350 Unlocked

12 hours 16 min ago
One of the best flagship phones of 2017 just got a massive price cut.
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These Surreal Portraits Are Like Mathematical Puzzles

13 hours 53 min ago
Kensuke Koike adds nothing and takes away nothing from the portraits he alters—just rearranges the parts.
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The Selfie as We Know It Is Dead

13 hours 53 min ago
Selfies may not be cool anymore, but their spirit lives on—just as it always has.
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It’s 4/20, and an FDA Panel Just OK’d a Drug Made From Marijuana

14 hours 1 min ago
The treatment was fast-tracked for approval, and the first person to use the drug in the US was our writer's son.
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Science's "Reproducibility Crisis" Is Now Political Ammunition

14 hours 53 min ago
A report from the National Association of Scholars takes on the reproducibility crisis in science. Not everyone views the group’s motives as pure.
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Why Police Should Monitor Social Media to Prevent Crime

14 hours 53 min ago
Opinion: Citizens may object to their social media posts being mined by law enforcement, but the practice can keep the public safe.
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Uber's Peace Process, Tesla's Tantrum, and More Car News This Week

14 hours 53 min ago
Plus: Electric scooters invade American cities and Lyft goes after its carbon emissions.
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Beyoncé, Kendrick Lamar, Kanye West, and How the World Seeks to Limit Black Genius

14 hours 53 min ago
This week, the precision and thunder of artistic exceptionalism were on full display. So were critics.
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Calling Facebook a Utility Would Only Make Things Worse

15 hours 53 min ago
Facebook is ubiquitous, yes—but we shouldn't put it on the same regulatory plane as telecom giants.
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The 'Do Not Disturb' App Protects Your Mac From 'Evil Maid' Attacks

15 hours 53 min ago
Detecting an insidious physical attack on your MacBook may often be as simple as alerting you when its lid opens.
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23andMe Wants You to Share Even More Health Data

16 hours 53 min ago
On a new health portal, 23andMe encourages customers to share how they manage common health conditions. It’s not hard to see who gets the better side of the deal.
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Airlines Check Their Engines for the Flaw That Hit Southwest

Thu, 04/19/2018 - 19:53
Investigators says Flight 1380's engine showed signs of "metal fatigue," and now airlines are hoping to find similar problems before they cause another disaster.
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The Security Risks of Login With Facebook

Thu, 04/19/2018 - 19:53
New research from Princeton University exposes vulnerabilities in the social network's universal login API.
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Facebook’s 2017 Privacy Audit Didn’t Catch Cambridge Analytica

Thu, 04/19/2018 - 15:54
Audit by PwC came two years after Facebook learned that a university researcher gave personal data on millions of Facebook users to Cambridge Analytica.
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Motorola Moto G6 and Moto E5: Price, Specs, Release Date

Thu, 04/19/2018 - 10:00
With the Moto G6 and E5, the king of budget phones has no plans to abdicate its throne in 2018.
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Physics Explains Why Braves Fans Can’t Beat the Freeze

Thu, 04/19/2018 - 10:00
A spandex-clad superhero keeps beating Atlanta Braves fans...even when they have a huge head start.
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