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How to Stop the Automatic Emails from Square Vendors

Sun, 05/12/2019 - 07:00
Once you give your email to any Square vendor, you are defaulted into receiving automated receipts and promotions from every participating Square vendor you visit.
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Space Photos of the Week: Hot Hubble Time Machine

Sat, 05/11/2019 - 10:00
Plus: Sisyphi Cavi, nanoparticles, and Cepheid variables.
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Robert Mueller Won't Testify Next Week After All

Sat, 05/11/2019 - 09:15
Facial recognition run amok, antivirus hacks, and more of the week's top security news.
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*Prospect* Is a Master Class in Low-Budget Space Opera

Sat, 05/11/2019 - 09:00
The film uses a lot of smart tricks to look like a big-budget film even though it isn't one.
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Beats Powerbeats Pro Review: Best Wire-Free Workout Earbuds

Sat, 05/11/2019 - 08:00
The first wire-free Beats are some of the best workout buds you can buy.
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Caster Semenya and the Twisted Politics of Testosterone

Sat, 05/11/2019 - 07:00
The ruling that Olympic gold medalist Caster Semenya will need to take testosterone suppressants is already affecting other runners.
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Uber's IPO, the Call to Break Up Facebook, and More News

Fri, 05/10/2019 - 19:15
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Chris Hughes Is Right: We Should Dismantle Facebook

Fri, 05/10/2019 - 18:05
The former Facebook employee says the government should break up the company and then comprehensively regulate it. The only problem: It might not be enough.
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Gadget Lab Podcast: Breaking Down Microsoft Build and Google I/O

Fri, 05/10/2019 - 14:04
It’s software conference season! In the latest Gadget Lab podcast, the team shares their takeaways from Facebook F8, Microsoft Build, and Google I/O.
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DOJ Says Chinese Hackers Attacked Anthem, but Not Why

Fri, 05/10/2019 - 13:30
For years, China was rumored to be behind the health insurance company's massive data breach, but now the Justice Department is noticeably silent on the hackers' motives and affiliation.
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Netflix's 'The Society' Is a Smart Show About Socialism Full of Dumb Teens

Fri, 05/10/2019 - 13:15
The YA drama about power and privilege is ambitious, but it leans too heavily on tropes.
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A Bet on Uber Is a Bet on Self-Driving

Fri, 05/10/2019 - 09:00
Uber is scheduled to go public Friday, at an initial valuation of $82 billion, the largest for an IPO since 2014. But its future may rest on eliminating drivers.
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Work Sharp Culinary E5 Kitchen Knife Sharpener Review: Excellent Edges

Fri, 05/10/2019 - 09:00
Work Sharp's sharpener, with its flexible belts, puts a fine edge on your everyday kitchen blades.
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This Senator Wants to Ban Videogame Loot Boxes Aimed at Kids

Fri, 05/10/2019 - 09:00
Missouri Republican Josh Hawley is planning to introduce a bill titled, "The Protecting Children from Abusive Games Act."
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Only Two Democratic Presidential Hopefuls Have a Climate Plan

Fri, 05/10/2019 - 08:00
Scientists warn that governments have about 11 years to enact large-scale changes to stop global warming. The next administration will have even less time.
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New to Blockchain: Turning In-Game Virtual Goods into Assets

Fri, 05/10/2019 - 07:00
Companies like Forte and Animoca want to use blockchain technology to allow players to trade skins and other in-app purchases.
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'Tolkien' Is Too Much About the Man, Too Little About the Legacy

Fri, 05/10/2019 - 07:00
In his new biopic, Dome Karukoski tells the story of J.R.R. Tolkien's early life, straining for connections that might be irrelevant.
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3 Mirrorless Cameras Tested: Canon EOS R, Sony A7III, Nikon Z6

Fri, 05/10/2019 - 07:00
Recent innovations—and several new entries—make mirrorless cameras a category worth watching.
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The Obsessive, Tumultuous Lives of SpaceX Rocket Chasers

Fri, 05/10/2019 - 07:00
In 2017 Ryan Chylinski quit his job and hit the road in a camper to photograph rockets. A full-time rocket chaser, he's helping dig up details on how SpaceX really works.
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Bad Air Linked To Dementia, Bezos' Lunar Lander, and More News

Thu, 05/09/2019 - 20:04
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