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12 Best Couch Co-Op Games (2019): PS4, Xbox One, PC, Switch

Sat, 06/22/2019 - 08:00
These are some of the best local cooperative multiplayer games for 2 - 4 players—split screen fun for every gaming system.
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15 Best Tech Deals Now: ThinkGeek Sale, Apple Watch, and More

Sat, 06/22/2019 - 07:00
From camp chairs to computers, we scoured the web to highlight some of our favorite tech deals this weekend.
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Gadget Lab Podcast: Genius Versus Google Explained

Fri, 06/21/2019 - 17:36
Emily Dreyfuss joins us this week to discuss the larger implications of Genius’s fight with Google over song lyrics. Also, we get all tingly with ASMR.
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San Francisco's Juul Ban, an All-Electric Airplane, and More News

Fri, 06/21/2019 - 16:40
Catch up on the most important news from today in two minutes or less.
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Cop Gets $585K After Colleagues Snooped on Her DMV Data

Fri, 06/21/2019 - 15:47
A jury this week finds that Minneapolis police officers abused their license database access. Dozens of other lawsuits have made similar claims.
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San Francisco's E-Cigarette Ban Aims to Goose the FDA

Fri, 06/21/2019 - 13:48
Some researchers say teens will find a way to vape despite a ban. Some worry that it will drive kids to tobacco.
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The Right Ball for Playing Catch While Skydiving

Fri, 06/21/2019 - 10:00
You and a buddy are plummeting through the clouds. Perfect time for a game of catch—if you have the exact right type of ball.
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Electronic Arts Says That Loot Boxes Are Basically Kinder Eggs

Fri, 06/21/2019 - 09:00
A rep for the videogame company went before the UK Parliament this week to answer questions about game content.
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VinGardeValise Grande 05 Review: A Safe Way to Haul Hooch

Fri, 06/21/2019 - 09:00
Pack this padded suitcase full of fancy wines (or any bottles) and fly worry-free.
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Planet-Saving Robots? Robert Downey Jr. Is on to Something

Fri, 06/21/2019 - 09:00
Opinion: Go ahead, roll your eyes at his vague plans to “clean up the planet” with nanotech. I welcome these new conservation technologists.
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Let’s Build a Global Skyscraper Network to Save the Planet

Fri, 06/21/2019 - 08:00
A network of skyscrapers that communicate and trade their carbon emissions around the world could form the backbone of a climate change solution.
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Argentina's Blackout and the Storm-Battered Future of the Grid

Fri, 06/21/2019 - 07:00
The countrywide blackout in Argentina came after a period of heavy rains, a reminder that US the electric grid is also not ready for extreme weather events.
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An Aviation Pioneer Goes All In on Electric Planes

Fri, 06/21/2019 - 06:00
André Borschberg, one of two men to fly around the world in a solar-powered plane, launched a new company called H55.
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Waymo Goes Global With Renault-Nissan Partnership

Thu, 06/20/2019 - 20:44
But don’t expect *les voitures autonomes de Waymo* to roam international roads just yet.
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Investors Love Slack—for Now

Thu, 06/20/2019 - 19:38
Slack shares rose nearly 50 percent in their debut. It's the latest successful stock offering for a maker of business software.
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Iran Shoots Down a US Drone, Apple Recalls MacBook Batteries, and More News

Thu, 06/20/2019 - 18:41
Catch up on the most important news from today in two minutes or less.
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Iranian Hackers Launch a New US-Targeted Campaign as Tensions Mount

Thu, 06/20/2019 - 18:09
Three cybersecurity firms have identified phishing attacks stemming from Iran—that may lay the groundwork for something more destructive.
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Apple's MacBook Pro Battery Recall Adds to Its Laptop Problems

Thu, 06/20/2019 - 17:59
Thursday's recall, issued because of battery overheating concerns, is not an isolated incident when it comes to Apple’s premium laptops.
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Depth of Field: The Metaphor of Trump and the MAGA Hat

Thu, 06/20/2019 - 15:39
Mandel Ngan's photo from Trump's rally on Tuesday says a lot about the president's grip on his own message.
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The Global Hawk Drone Iran Shot Down Was a $220M Surveillance Monster

Thu, 06/20/2019 - 14:36
The Global Hawk can fly at an altitude of 55,000 feet, and stay aloft for 30 hours straight.
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