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'The Americans' Deserves an Emmy For Its Look Inside Putin's Mind

Thu, 09/13/2018 - 09:00
For five seasons, the spy drama gave American viewers a grasp of Soviet thinking—one that's shockingly relevant today.
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Wild Icelandic Landscapes As You've Never Seen Them

Thu, 09/13/2018 - 09:00
Charlotta Hauksdóttir developed her own visual vocabulary to represent the natural beauty of her native country.
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A Behind the Scenes Look at Rothy's New Sneaker

Thu, 09/13/2018 - 09:00
The company made its name on a line of footwear made of yarn spun from plastic. Today, it adds a new sneaker with a customizable fit to its offerings.
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Lyft's Bid to Rule the Streets Now Includes Public Transit

Thu, 09/13/2018 - 08:00
Starting with Santa Monica, users can now check transit routes and times in the Lyft app—part of the ride-sharing company's strategy to move beyond cars.
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WIRED25: Welcome to Our Robot Petting Zoo

Thu, 09/13/2018 - 08:00
The four-day WIRED Festival features art, science, and even a pun competition. And smart conversations with technological pioneers too.
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How to Ride a Bike at 168 MPH

Thu, 09/13/2018 - 08:00
Guts, legs of unobtanium, a friend with a drag racer, and a keen sense of aerodynamics are all key to Denise Mueller-Korenek's mission: setting the bike land speed record.
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The New ECG Apple Watch Could Do More Harm Than Good

Thu, 09/13/2018 - 07:00
For folks with atrial fibrillation, Apple’s new wearable could actually be useful. For everyone else, evidence suggests otherwise.
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'The Predator' Is One Huge Letdown

Thu, 09/13/2018 - 07:00
Director Shane Black's reboot is so unfun-dumb that its stupidity feels like a contagion.
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Hurricane Florence: Underwater Drones Help Track the Storm's Path

Thu, 09/13/2018 - 07:00
A new tool called a Slocum glider measures the ocean heat that fuels super-storms like Florence, filling in data gaps to help make forecasting more accurate.
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As Hurricane Florence Looms, Drone Pilots Prepare for Recovery

Thu, 09/13/2018 - 07:00
Forecasts are calling for a brutal storm, so pilots are getting ready to take to the skies—and give the recovery effort a head start.
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Apple's Fall Event: All the New Products

Wed, 09/12/2018 - 19:19
Well, really just phones and a watch—but upgrades and improvements abound.
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FDA Launches Crackdown on Juul, Other E-Cigarettes

Wed, 09/12/2018 - 18:36
The agency cites risks of nicotine, particularly on young brains. “The FDA won’t tolerate a whole generation of young people becoming addicted to nicotine," Commissioner Scott Gottlieb says.
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Apple's Latest iPhones Are Packed With AI Smarts

Wed, 09/12/2018 - 18:17
Apple's new phones may look similar to last year's models, but they come with a powerful new A12 processor inside.
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Trump's New Executive Order Slaps a Bandaid on Election Interference Problems

Wed, 09/12/2018 - 17:30
Trump’s order creates a framework to sanction foreign meddling in elections, but experts say it’s not enough.
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Henry Cavill Flying Away Is an Opportunity for DC to Start Over

Wed, 09/12/2018 - 17:25
Superman's reported step-down is a chance for Warner Bros. to move away from the mega-franchise format.
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Apple iPhone Event 2018: Everything Apple Announced

Wed, 09/12/2018 - 15:18
Meet the iPhone Xs, iPhone Xs Max, and iPhone Xr.
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Apple iPhone Xr (2018): Specs, Features, Price

Wed, 09/12/2018 - 15:00
The new 6.1-inch iPhone Xr sacrifices top-end material quality for cost—which seems like more than a fair bargain.
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Europe's New Copyright Law Could Change the Web Worldwide

Wed, 09/12/2018 - 14:58
Critics say the law, approved by the European Parliament Wednesday, will force site operators to filter content before posting it, diminishing the experience for users.
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Apple iPhone Xs and Xs Max: Specs, Price, Release Date

Wed, 09/12/2018 - 14:46
The new iPhones have more advanced chips, better cameras, and improved battery life.
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North Carolina Chose to Ignore Its Dangerous Sea Levels Years Before Hurricane Florence Hit

Wed, 09/12/2018 - 14:15
Six years ago, North Carolina's politicians shot down a report on its rising sea levels. Now it prepares for disaster.
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