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An idea to use underwater bubbles to cool oceans and deflate oncoming storms is the latest in a series of far-out schemes for controlling the weather.
Seemingly small design tweaks to the search results interface may change how and where people find information online.
California’s blazes have sent a haze across the United States. An experimental model shows where that cloud ends up.
Researchers are developing a new battery powered by lab-grown gems made from reformed nuclear waste. If it works, it will last thousands of years.
Crowds of spectral, legless virtual fans are part of the league's stab at preserving the ambiance of pre-pandemic basketball. I took a seat.
The ubiquitous Shlayer adware has picked up a new trick, slipping past Cupertino's “notarization” defenses for the first time.
If you’re a Sprint or T-Mobile subscriber, you may have a lot of questions now that the two wireless carriers have merged. And what's happening with Dish and Boost? We have answers.
The prankish device is the subject of a new audiobook that pokes serious fun at Silicon Valley’s culture of disruption. We spoke with its inventor.
A leading antitrust scholar says yes. Congress may be listening.
Speaking at a prestigious crypto conference this month, Seny Kamara called on the field to recognize its blind spots—and fix them.
Autocracies and democracies alike are suppressing information within their borders, which will affect public health and security around the world.
The videos are racking up millions of views. Meanwhile, for victims, the legal options aren’t keeping up with the technology
Whether your children are distance learning, in the classroom, or somewhere in between, we’ve got a school supplies list to make this year a little easier.
Shape memory alloys and a kind of plastic crystal chill quickly under force or pressure. They could lead to eco-friendly fridges and air conditioners.
Your laptop is a treasure trove of personal and sensitive information—make sure it's as secure as it can be.
The best way to unplug from all your digital kitchen gadgetry is to fire up a pair of propane burners in the middle of nowhere.
A proposed law would require the tech giants to negotiate with publishers. Similar attempts in Europe have largely failed.
Plus: ATM hacks, the Belarus internet shutdown, and more of the week's top security news.
A conversation with Director Dean Parisot and writers Ed Solomon and Chris Matheson about how they updated the franchise for its third film.
Whether it’s Aeropress, French press, or faux espresso, we’ve found the best ways to make a great cup of Joe anywhere.