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Adware Is the Malware You Should Actually Be Worried About

Wired Top Stories - Sun, 07/21/2019 - 07:00
For all the attention on sophisticated nation-state attacks, the malware that’s most likely to hit your phone is much more mundane.
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Phase 4 of the Marvel Cinematic Universe Isn't Cinematic

Wired Top Stories - Sun, 07/21/2019 - 00:08
A good portion of the upcoming Marvel Studio's slate will be streaming on Disney+.
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*Star Trek: Picard* Shows Where the Franchise Is Boldly Going

Wired Top Stories - Sat, 07/20/2019 - 20:35
It’s also a look at CBS All Access' future.
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‘Snowpiercer,’ ‘Picard,’ and More Awesome Trailers Hit Comic-Con

Wired Top Stories - Sat, 07/20/2019 - 20:18
Comic-Con's biggest day brought the most massive trailers of the convention.
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Trump Says He'd Vouch For A$AP Rocky Amid Growing Demands For The Rapper's Release

The American entertainer has been detained in Sweden since July 3, after an altercation in Stockholm. Celebrities, Twitter and a GoFundMe petition are clamoring for him to be let go.

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Comic-Con's Batman VR Experience Soars—While Others Fall Flat

Wired Top Stories - Sat, 07/20/2019 - 18:01
A couple of experiences shone in San Diego, but most of them proved that AR and VR need care—and money—to excel.
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Trump's Attack On 'The Squad' Finds Nuanced Support Among Some Jewish Americans

After the president disparaged four congresswomen, some Jewish Americans defend Trump's comments, criticizing the lawmakers as anti-Israel and anti-Semitic. Others are appalled by Trump's remarks.

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Trump Administration Revising U.S. Citizenship Test

After a series of pilots, the administration says it will roll out the updated version by December 2020 or early 2021.

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U.K. Fears Iran Is Taking A 'Dangerous Path' After Seizure Of Tanker

Iran took over the British-flagged vessel in the Strait of Hormuz on Friday and says it and its crew will remain in an Iranian port during a probe of an accident that Iran says led to the seizure.

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Browser Extensions Scraped Data From Millions of People

Wired Top Stories - Sat, 07/20/2019 - 09:00
Slack passwords, NSO spyware, and more of the week's top security news.
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Are Humans the Meanest Species in the Universe?

Wired Top Stories - Sat, 07/20/2019 - 09:00
Melinda Snodgrass' novel *The High Ground* examines human cruelty in an alien first-contact scenario.
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Notre Dame Fire Revives Demand For Skilled Stone Carvers In France

"With stone carving, we give life to an edifice and perpetuate history. We're also creating a link with the past and transmitting values that are important to conserve in society," one student says.

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California Condors Reach A Milestone Moment

NPR's Scott Simon talks to Tim Hauck of The Peregrine Fund about the hatching of the 1,000th California condor since the late 1980s, when conservation efforts began.

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How Constantly Changing Immigration Policies Affect Migrants Already In Danger

The Trump administration issued a new rule requiring migrants to seek protection in another country they travel through before asking for asylum in the U.S.

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The Week In Politics: Trump's Remarks Attacking 4 Congresswomen

President Trump's Sunday tweets, his doubling down and then his attempt to distance himself dominated the political news cycle.

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The Fallout From A Seemingly Sweet Oil Deal For Venezuela's Neighbors

The PetroCaribe program provided fuel to Venezuela's neighbors on long-term credit to spur economic growth. What has happened now that Venezuela is in free fall?

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Sony RX 100 VI Review: It Does What Your Phone Camera Can't

Wired Top Stories - Sat, 07/20/2019 - 08:00
It's small, lightweight, and has an impressive zoom. But that comes with a hefty price tag.
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How Formula E Racing Makes Electric Cars Faster, Smarter, Funner

Wired Top Stories - Sat, 07/20/2019 - 08:00
For automakers like BMW, Audi, and Jaguar, making EVs for the track is a natural way to hone EVs for the streets.
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Radical or Incremental? What's Really In Joe Biden's Health Plan

The Biden plan released this week is an update of the Affordable Care Act with controversial differences. Among them: a "public option" that covers abortion, and subsidized premiums for more people.

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Space Photos of the Week: This Apollo Went to 11

Wired Top Stories - Sat, 07/20/2019 - 07:00
The space race was the ultimate demonstration of US prowess. There was more to it than winning, though.
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