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Video: How Elvis Introduced Paul McCartney to the Remote Control

Fri, 09/14/2018 - 11:38
The former Beatle talks about clickers, click tracks, and more in this video interview.
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A Decade-Old Attack Can Break the Encryption of Most PCs

Fri, 09/14/2018 - 09:40
The computer industry thought cold boot hacks were solved 10 years ago. Researchers have proven that's not the case.
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Give Sandra Oh the Emmy, but 'Killing Eve' Deserved More Nominations

Fri, 09/14/2018 - 09:00
The BBC America show was easily the most revolutionary of 2018—and it deserves more recognition.
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Why Big Tech and the Government Need to Work Together

Fri, 09/14/2018 - 09:00
Opinion: Former Secretary of Defense Ash Carter argues for cooperation between tech workers and the DoD
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*Spider-Man* Story: There Are Two Sides to Every Memetic Breakup

Fri, 09/14/2018 - 08:00
Just ask the people who got all excited about the marriage proposal hidden in Insomniac's new PS4 game.
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Hurricane Florence: Evacuating Cities Struggle to Help Those Who Can't Drive

Fri, 09/14/2018 - 08:00
As storms like Hurricane Florence get more serious and the US population ages, a tricky logistical problem will only become more important.
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New NASA Satellite's Lasers Will Track Tiny Changes in Polar Ice

Fri, 09/14/2018 - 08:00
NASA's ICESat-2 will watch over the planet's polar ice to improve forecasts of sea level rise.
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To Solve Flying Cars' Battery Problem, Tie Them to Power Lines

Fri, 09/14/2018 - 07:00
To get around concerns of battery capacity and weight, Karman Electric wants flying cars to draw juice from the ground, like an inverted streetcar system.
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Enter the Age of Borderless Memes

Fri, 09/14/2018 - 07:00
South Korean teens scarfing down massive piles of food for an internet audience of millions have inspired imitators worldwide, including American YouTube celebrities—making the "mukbang" trend an early success story of the global internet.
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An Equator Full of Hurricanes Shows a Preview of End Times

Fri, 09/14/2018 - 07:00
The climate has changed, and our planet is growing less habitable.
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Trump's Disregard of Puerto Rico's Death Toll Is Putting Lives at Risk

Thu, 09/13/2018 - 20:07
President Trump's tweet about the death toll in Puerto Rico is worse than a lie. It means we'll never learn from past disasters, repeating devastating mistakes.
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How the Weather Channel Made That Insane Hurricane Florence Storm Surge Animation

Thu, 09/13/2018 - 19:53
A combination of Unreal Engine and a specially outfitted studio brought Hurricane Florence to life.
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Hurricane Florence 2018: How to Use Social Media Responsibly During the Storm

Thu, 09/13/2018 - 17:01
During a natural disaster, social media is a vital tool for rescuers and victims. Don't get in their way.
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The Best Cheap iPhones You Can Buy (Fall 2018)

Thu, 09/13/2018 - 15:19
Resist the temptation of Apple’s enticing new iPhone Xs and Xr. Your wallet will thank you.
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Who Gets Their News From Which Social Media Sites?

Thu, 09/13/2018 - 14:41
A Pew study finds that nonwhites rely more on social media for news that whites, and consider it more accurate.
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A Nuclear Plant Braces for Impact With Hurricane Florence

Thu, 09/13/2018 - 14:16
In North Carolina, a nuclear power plant sits right in the hurricane's path, creating a high-stakes test of its post-Fukushima safety measures.
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A New Robotic Fly Dips and Dives Like the Real Thing

Thu, 09/13/2018 - 14:00
Inspired by a fruit fly, this tiny robot insect manages to twist and bank with astonishing speed.
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Apple's Newest iPhones Signal the End of Small Phones

Thu, 09/13/2018 - 13:56
RIP, iPhone SE. The iPhone Xs, Xs Max, and Xr show that it’s all mega phones from now on.
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Emissions Have Already Peaked in 27 Cities—And Keep Falling

Thu, 09/13/2018 - 13:30
At the Global Climate Action Summit, a coalition of cities says it's made big progress in combating climate change.
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Nintendo Labo Review: Which Kit is Best? (Vehicle, Variety, Robot)

Thu, 09/13/2018 - 09:00
We review every Nintendo Labo kit for Switch: the Vehicle Kit, Variety Kit, and Robot Kit. Which should you buy?
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