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Here’s What a $52 Million Ticket to the ISS Will Get You

Tue, 06/11/2019 - 17:39
A tourist's jaunt to the ISS is the most expensive camping trip possible, complete with sleeping bag and dehydrated food. But the views are out of this world.
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The Biggest News You Missed at E3 So Far

Tue, 06/11/2019 - 16:40
The 'Final Fantasy VII' remake looks, frankly, incredible. Also, everyone's launching subscription services, apparently.
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State Attorneys General Sue to Block T-Mobile/Sprint Merger

Tue, 06/11/2019 - 16:37
Nine states and the District of Columbia say the deal will reduce competition and lead to higher prices for wireless service.
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This Swedish Mining Town Is Sinking—So It's Being Moved

Tue, 06/11/2019 - 15:32
Austrian photographer Gregor Kallina documents Kiruna, an Arctic city in the process of relocation.
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A Murder Trial Will Allow DNA Evidence From a Genealogy Site

Tue, 06/11/2019 - 15:31
The trial, which hinges on a lead found using DNA on a genealogy site, will not address whether the new sleuthing method is legal, however.
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More Scientists Now Think Geoengineering May Be Essential

Tue, 06/11/2019 - 14:38
With carbon emissions soaring, plans to study and develop geoengineering technologies are gaining traction as a last resort.
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Radiohead Dropped 18 Hours of Unreleased Music to Screw Pirates

Tue, 06/11/2019 - 13:42
You can listen to the _OK Computer_–era tracks right here.
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Are Facebook Ads Discriminatory? It’s Complicated

Tue, 06/11/2019 - 11:00
The company’s system for targeting ads is under fire for gender and ethnic bias. In some cases, the cure could be worse than the disease.
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Your Cadillac Can Now Drive Itself More Places

Tue, 06/11/2019 - 09:00
Cadillac's Super Cruise will shut itself off when the car reaches a tricky spot where a driver needs to pay attention.
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How To Save Text Messages on Your iPhone: 5 Simple Solutions

Tue, 06/11/2019 - 08:00
Here are five ways to back up all of the Messages and SMS conversations stored on your mobile device.
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Fans Are Better Than Tech at Organizing Information Online

Tue, 06/11/2019 - 07:00
Archive of Our Own, the fanfiction database recently nominated for a Hugo, has perfected a system of tagging that the rest of the web could emulate.
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New Space Telescopes Could Look Like Giant Beach Balls

Tue, 06/11/2019 - 07:00
Inflatable balloon reflectors could peer into deep space, scanning for signs of water, at a fraction of the cost of a traditional telescope.
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Beyond Madonna: A More Colorful Picture of Queer History

Tue, 06/11/2019 - 07:00
From Pose to Tales of the City, there's a slew of content telling new stories about the LGBTQ+ rights movement.
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Keanu Reeve’s E3 Surprise, a Government Photo Hack, and More News

Mon, 06/10/2019 - 19:41
Catch up on the most important news from today in two minutes or less.
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Hackers Stole a Border Agency Database of Traveler Photos

Mon, 06/10/2019 - 18:43
In compromising a Customs and Border Protection subcontractor, hackers make off with photos of travelers and license plates.
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Aurora's Latest Deal Will Be a Heavy-Duty Test With Chrysler

Mon, 06/10/2019 - 18:20
Startup Aurora is putting its self-driving technology into commercial vehicles from Fiat Chrysler Automobiles, expanding its long list of partnerships.
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Audi Recalls Some E-Tron SUVs Over a Battery Issue

Mon, 06/10/2019 - 17:32
The E-Tron competes against Tesla's Model X, as well as Jaguar's I-Pace and the forthcoming Mercedes-Benz EQC.
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WIRED Suggests Updated Theme Songs for Presidential Hopefuls

Mon, 06/10/2019 - 17:10
Currently, a lot of Democratic candidates are pulling from the Gen X Essentials playlist. We have some suggestions for better tunes.
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Best E3 Game and Console Sales (2019): Switch, PS4, PC, Xbox

Mon, 06/10/2019 - 15:00
E3 2019 is packed with gaming news, but it's also a time for killer deals. These are our favorites.
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Choosing the Wrong Lane in the Race to 5G

Mon, 06/10/2019 - 13:05
Opinion: The US should be focusing on building 5G networks with mid-band spectrum, because it will support faster, cheaper, and more ubiquitous deployment.
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