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Hybrid Remote Work Offers the Worst of Both Worlds

2 hours 31 min ago
Post-pandemic, many companies plan to allow employees to work from home and a main office. But trying to do both ensures neither experience is good.
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The Tricky Math of Herd Immunity for Covid-19

3 hours 31 min ago
When will a disease stop spreading through a population? The formula is simple, but the variables are much more complicated.
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Dyson Airwrap Review: A Pricey Curling Iron, Blow Dryer, and Hot Air Brush in One

3 hours 31 min ago
Dyson's Airwrap does all the heavy lifting for you, for a price.
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These Black Founders Succeeded In Spite of Silicon Valley

4 hours 31 min ago
Spurned by traditional venture capital firms, three businesspeople turned to other funders, government contracts, and their own savings to launch companies.
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How Two-Factor Authentication Keeps Your Accounts Safe

4 hours 31 min ago
Here are some of the best authenticator apps and options. It may take a moment to set up, but once you have 2FA enabled where it counts, you can rest easier.
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15 Billion Stolen Logins Are Circulating on the Dark Web

Sat, 07/11/2020 - 09:00
Plus: Facebook's Roger Stone takedown, the BlueLeaks server seizure, and more of the week's top security news.
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What Happens After a ‘Million-Mile Battery’ Outlasts the Car?

Sat, 07/11/2020 - 08:00
Electric vehicle makers hope to roll out super long-lasting batteries. That raises interesting questions about resources, performance—and a battery's second act.
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Prepare for Artificial Intelligence to Produce Less Wizardry

Sat, 07/11/2020 - 07:00
A new paper argues that the computing demands of deep learning are so great that progress on tasks like translation and self-driving is likely to slow.
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The 19 Best Weekend Deals: Tech, Home Gear, and More

Sat, 07/11/2020 - 07:00
Heatwave and quarantine got you stuck indoors? These deals might help you spruce up your space for more comfort.
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The Best Gear to Make Beer, Wine, Cider, and Mead at Home (2020)

Sat, 07/11/2020 - 07:00
Your homegrown tomatoes won't help you forget how terrible everything is right now. Here's what you need to make booze at home.
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How Mysterious Protest Messages Have Filled the Skies

Fri, 07/10/2020 - 16:37
A WIRED investigation reveals how artists and skytypers are pioneering a new type of tech-fueled activism—and the inhumane conditions they're fighting.
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The 'Super Smash Bros.' Community Reckons With Sexual Misconduct Allegations

Fri, 07/10/2020 - 16:12
Dozens of people have come forward over the past week, many pointing to a culture that they say enabled rampant predatory behavior.
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Amazon Bans Employees From Using TikTok on Their Phones

Fri, 07/10/2020 - 14:28
US lawmakers have repeatedly raised security concerns over the app's Chinese ownership. Are US businesses next?
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What It's Like to Work at Studio Ghibli

Fri, 07/10/2020 - 12:00
Steve Alpert worked at the animation house for 15 years, a time he details in his new book Sharing a House with the Never-Ending Man.
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Microsoft Halts a Global Fraud Campaign That Targeted CEOs

Fri, 07/10/2020 - 09:00
A sophisticated scheme was designed to trick businesses in more than 60 countries into wiring large sums of money to attackers.
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Best Unlimited Data Plans: T-Mobile, AT&T, Verizon

Fri, 07/10/2020 - 09:00
All the major US carriers have options that let you stream as much as you want. We've laid out how they work, and which will give you the most bang for your buck.
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Where Are the Adults in the Clubhouse?

Fri, 07/10/2020 - 09:00
Plus: A tough review of IBM’s PCjr, fresh questions on Covid-19, and government help for the self-sufficient.
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Defending Black Lives Means Banning Facial Recognition

Fri, 07/10/2020 - 08:00
What’s happening in Detroit should be a wakeup call for the nation. We can’t stop police violence without ending police surveillance.
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Covid-19 Immunity May Rely on a Microscopic Helper: T Cells

Fri, 07/10/2020 - 08:00
Researchers have been looking beyond antibodies to understand how immunity to the new virus might work—and how to design a vaccine.
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The Ways We’re Fighting Back Against Doomscrolling

Fri, 07/10/2020 - 08:00
This week, Angela Watercutter joins us to talk about why it's hard to unglue your eyes from bad news on social media. Plus, we share our tips for putting down the phone.
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