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Why I Coined the Term ‘Quantum Supremacy’

Sun, 10/06/2019 - 08:00
Researchers at Google finally seem to have a quantum computer that can outperform a classical computer. Here's what that really means.
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Samsung Galaxy Watch Active2 Review: Is It Worth It?

Sun, 10/06/2019 - 08:00
Samsung’s latest Galaxy sports watch is a little bigger and a little more expensive than the last one.
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7 Cybersecurity Threats That Can Sneak Up on You

Sun, 10/06/2019 - 07:00
From rogue USB sticks to Chrome extensions gone wild, here is a quick guide to some basic risks you should look out for.
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EVs Fire Up Pyroswitches to Cut Risk of Shock After a Crash

Sun, 10/06/2019 - 07:00
Electric cars run on 400 volts or more. So automakers are designing systems to protect EMTs and others from exposed wires following a collision.
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Ancient Sippy Cups Could Help Explain a Prehistoric Baby Boom 

Sat, 10/05/2019 - 10:00
By weaning their infants off breast milk, mothers may have helped early European farming populations expand.
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Space Photos of the Week: Oh Pioneers!

Sat, 10/05/2019 - 10:00
Two twin probes from the 1970s sent back some of our first images from Saturn and Jupiter.
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A Bug in Popular Android Phones Gives Hackers Full Control

Sat, 10/05/2019 - 09:00
FCC comment bots, a "bulletproof" hosting takedown, and more of the week's top security news.
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'Rule of Capture' Combines Legal Thriller and Dystopian Sci-Fi

Sat, 10/05/2019 - 09:00
Author Christopher Brown's new novel centers on a lawyer struggling to defend political prisoners.
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Wolf Gourmet Precision Griddle Review: Not That Precise

Sat, 10/05/2019 - 08:00
You can choose a specific temperature for your pancakes, but in a serious design flaw, the cooking surface heats unevenly.
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The First Smartphone War

Sat, 10/05/2019 - 07:00
Mechanized combat and photography grew up together. In the Iraqi city of Mosul, they merged.
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These Small Cars Can Help Drive the Autonomous Future

Sat, 10/05/2019 - 07:00
Researchers are using 1/10th-size models to test self-driving technology more cheaply and easily than full-size vehicles.
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15 Spooky Tech Deals on Drones, Headphones, and Horror Games

Sat, 10/05/2019 - 07:00
It's the first weekend of October. Time to get your Halloween jitters on.
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PayPal Unfriends Facebook's Libra Cryptocurrency

Fri, 10/04/2019 - 19:04
The payment company was to be one of the 28 founding members of the Libra Association. Its departure reflects concerns of other financial players.
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A US Election Phishing Attack, Quitting Vaping, and More News

Fri, 10/04/2019 - 18:23
Catch up on the most important news from today in two minutes or less.
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'Red Dead Redemption 2' Is Finally Coming to PC—and Stadia, Too!

Fri, 10/04/2019 - 18:10
Rejoice, PC users. You're getting your cowboy game. Yee—and we can't stress this enough—haw.
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'Raising Dion' Is the Latest in the Netflix Era of Just OK TV

Fri, 10/04/2019 - 17:11
The series is not likely to be some rogue outlier show that can't quite take off; it's the streaming giant's new normal.
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Kitty Hawk’s New Flying Car Promises a (Near) Silent Flight

Fri, 10/04/2019 - 16:23
Larry Page's aviation outfit, helmed by Sebastian Thrun, built the Heaviside with eight motors and a big wing to help generate lift.
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Iranian Hackers Targeted a US Presidential Candidate

Fri, 10/04/2019 - 15:33
A revelation from Microsoft offers a chilling reminder that Russia is not the only country interested in swaying the 2020 election.
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Netflix's ‘Unnatural Selection’ Trailer Makes Crispr Personal

Fri, 10/04/2019 - 10:00
A new docuseries digs into the existential promise and peril of the gene-editing revolution.
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What Would Facebook Regulation Look Like? Start With the FCC

Fri, 10/04/2019 - 09:00
Opinion: Platform giants need to meet the public interest standard, just like broadcast media.
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