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Elon Musk Wins in Defamation Suit by British Diver

Fri, 12/06/2019 - 19:05
The verdict in favor of the Tesla CEO capped a four-day trial in Los Angeles over insults Musk tweeted in 2018.
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Uber's Alarming Crime Report, T-Mobile's 5G Test, and More News

Fri, 12/06/2019 - 17:47
Catch up on the most important news from today in two minutes or less.
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Bernie Sanders Says Internet Service Should be a Human Right

Fri, 12/06/2019 - 16:27
The Vermont senator and presidential candidate proposed a $150 billion plan to expand broadband, including regulating rates for internet service.
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The Woman Who Souped Up Baby Yoda's Popularity

Fri, 12/06/2019 - 15:50
When TV writer Julie Benson first saw Baby Yoda sip soup, she had to tweet about it. The rest of the internet noticed.
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Uber's Crime Report Is ‘Highly Alarming,’ Says a Criminologist

Fri, 12/06/2019 - 13:54
In its first compilation, the ride-hail service says there were more than 3,000 sexual assaults related to Uber rides last year, up 4% from the year before. 
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Republican Politicians Really Like Their Videogames Too

Fri, 12/06/2019 - 13:23
House representative Duncan Hunter pleaded guilty this week to stealing more than $150,000 in campaign money for games and movies, among other pleasures.
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200 Researchers, 5 Hypotheses, No Consistent Answers

Fri, 12/06/2019 - 10:09
Just how much wisdom is there in the scientific crowd?
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What's an Influencer? The Complete WIRED Guide

Fri, 12/06/2019 - 10:00
Everything you need to know about what an influencer is, the history of influencers, the difference between influencers and celebrities, and more.
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Physics Explains Why You Can’t Open a Plane Door in the Air

Fri, 12/06/2019 - 10:00
A British Airways passenger caused chaos after trying to open the aircraft door during a flight, but air pressure and clever design make it impossible. 
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How Rocket Wrecks the Ravagers With Physics

Fri, 12/06/2019 - 10:00
In *Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 2*, our favorite furry antihero deals out cosmic justice—and some great material for video analysis.
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Leica SL2 Review: Wonderful (If You Can Afford It)

Fri, 12/06/2019 - 09:00
The iconic company's take on the big, powerful, DSLR-style camera delivers beautifully sharp, detailed images while offering surprisingly powerful video capabilities.
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Gadget Lab Podcast: Tesla’s Lasers, the Cybertruck, and Travel Tips

Fri, 12/06/2019 - 08:00
Alex Davies helps us unpack the latest Tesla developments, and we share our favorite travel trips.
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Police Shootings May Be Causing Black Infants Long-Term Harm

Fri, 12/06/2019 - 08:00
By looking at data on millions of births, a researcher shows how violence against unarmed African American men might cause acute stress on pregnancies.
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If You Use Venmo the Good Way, Your Life Will Improve

Fri, 12/06/2019 - 08:00
A while ago, a friend sent me 25 cents on Venmo. My relationship to the platform has never been the same.
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You Can Have Collaborative Software That’s Wary of the Cloud

Fri, 12/06/2019 - 07:00
Research lab Ink & Switch wants to harness the benefits of productivity and communication without forcing users to give up control of their data.
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T-Mobile 5G Test: Wider Coverage That's Not Much Faster

Fri, 12/06/2019 - 07:00
You'll see slightly faster load times when watching videos and downloading apps, but the day-to-day experience hasn't changed.
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Dis Tech Buddhists All You Want—but Read This Book First

Fri, 12/06/2019 - 07:00
Tech veteran Dan Zigmond wants you to bring Buddha to the office. It's not as ironic as it sounds.
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Larry, Sergey, and the Mixed Legacy of Google-Turned-Alphabet

Thu, 12/05/2019 - 19:48
With Larry Page and Sergey Brin stepping back (again\!), Google CEO Sundar Pichai is now in charge of Alphabet—and its dysfunction.
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Kamala Harris' Opposing Truths

Thu, 12/05/2019 - 18:01
Photographer Justin Sullivan's snapshot of the California senator's campaign office questions her ultimate message.
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A SpaceX Beer Supply Run, Sketchy Baby Yoda Merch, and More News

Thu, 12/05/2019 - 16:57
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