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Crispr Halted Muscular Dystrophy in Dogs. Someday, It Might Cure Humans

Thu, 08/30/2018 - 14:00
Scientists modified DNA in dogs to stop Duchenne's muscular dystrophy, a common and fatal genetic disease.
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Google Has Made The First Multilingual Virtual Assistant

Thu, 08/30/2018 - 13:00
Google's virtual assistant can now listen for, and respond in, two languages. It could make the service more popular in multilingual households.
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*Donut County* Is 2018's Most Delightfully Madcap Puzzle Game

Thu, 08/30/2018 - 09:00
Who would've thought ordering a donut would be so dangerous?
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Haunting Images of the World's Most Polluted Environments

Thu, 08/30/2018 - 09:00
Clearcut forests, polluted rivers, open-air mines, and other environmental devastation seen from above.
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How Big Can A Solar-Powered Drone Be?

Thu, 08/30/2018 - 08:00
Students in Singapore built a quadcopter that runs on solar power. Here's how to build your own.
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I'm Not Here to Make Friends: The Rise and Fall of the Supercut Video

Thu, 08/30/2018 - 07:00
A decade ago, the word "supercut" was coined. Now, the metatextual montages are a rarity online. What happened?
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Jaguar’s I-Pace Electric SUV Demands a New Kind of Car Review

Thu, 08/30/2018 - 07:00
The I-Pace posts glorious power numbers and a jolting 0 to 60 mph time—but that's not what separates it from its rivals.
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Ultimate Ears Boom 3 and Megaboom 3 Review: New Features, Lower Price

Thu, 08/30/2018 - 03:01
Our favorite speakers get new designs and some new audio enhancements.
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Labor Board Backs Engineers Who Were Fired for Unionizing

Wed, 08/29/2018 - 19:11
Dispute at software startup is rare case of tech workers trying to unionize---and even rarer example of the government coming to their aid.
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A Brief History of Elon Musk's Market-Moving Tweets

Wed, 08/29/2018 - 17:31
Tesla stocks are down following the CEO's revival of his "pedo guy" claim—not the first time Musk's taste for Twitter has changed how investors see his company.
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How To Use Twitter: Critical Tips For New Users

Wed, 08/29/2018 - 17:25
How to setup your account, login, search and find your voice on Twitter.
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Imagining a World Without Light

Wed, 08/29/2018 - 16:36
Global warming? Nuclear war? Ecological crisis? Whatever happened, this is the result.
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3-D Printed Gun Blueprints Are Back, and Only New Laws Can Stop Them

Wed, 08/29/2018 - 15:25
Despite an injunction against sharing the plans online, Cody Wilson is now selling the blueprints directly.
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Sonos Amp 2018: Price, Specs, Release Date

Wed, 08/29/2018 - 12:01
One of Sonos' oldest products, the speakerless Amp, gets a refresh for the home-installation market.
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The Fight Over California's Privacy Bill Has Only Just Begun

Wed, 08/29/2018 - 10:27
The tech industry lobby has made it clear that they want changes to California's sweeping privacy protections—and they've got plenty of time left to get them made.
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Nimble Chargers: Price, Specs, Release Date

Wed, 08/29/2018 - 10:00
The startup Nimble is bringing some environmental responsibility to the personal tech accessory marketplace.
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The Pleasure and Promise of the Sci-Fi Romance

Wed, 08/29/2018 - 09:00
Science fiction and rom-coms seem like incompatible genres. That's precisely why they're so powerful when they work in harmony.
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Forget Cute Apps—Here’s How Our Couples Keep It Together

Wed, 08/29/2018 - 09:00
Some of the most practical apps for streamlining your relationship may be the same ones you’d use in the office.
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How Curbs Became the New Urban Battleground

Wed, 08/29/2018 - 08:00
As transportation diversifies, city planners need more data on what happens in the crucial places where streets and sidewalks meet.
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Toyota Joins Uber on Its Tortuous Journey to Self-Driving Cars

Wed, 08/29/2018 - 08:00
With a $500 million investment, the automaker has committed to helping the ride-hailing giant deliver on robo-cars. But it's not quite clear what that means.
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