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Google Has Stored Some Passwords in Plaintext Since 2005

3 hours 36 min ago
On the heels of embarrassing disclosures from Facebook and Twitter, Google reveals its own password bugs—one of which lasted 14 years.
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Why a T-Mobile/Sprint Merger Would Be Bad for the Public

3 hours 49 min ago
Opinion: FCC chair Ajit Pai says the deal is in the public interest. Except it would raise prices, reduce competition and innovation, and harm low-income Americans.
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As Social VR Grows, Users Are the Ones Building Its Worlds

4 hours 42 min ago
Three years in, Rec Room has become a robust hub of user-generated content.
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Apple MacBook Pro 2019: Keyboard Fix, Price, Specs

7 hours 37 min ago
Apple's flagship laptop line gets a speed bump.
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What Tech Companies Pay Employees in 2019

8 hours 14 min ago
Marvel at the median income at Google and Facebook, but remember: Reducing the pay of tens of thousands of people to a single number has its shortcomings.
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The Basic Physics of the Kilogram's Fancy New Definition

10 hours 51 min ago
The kilogram is now based on energy changes in the quantum world rather than a physical object. Here's how that works.
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A Stunning Quest to Photograph Australia's 10 Deserts

10 hours 51 min ago
Six down. Four to go.
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Cannondale Treadwell 2019: Price, Details, Release Date

11 hours 51 min ago
The Treadwell is a simple, inexpensive bike for getting around. And it has a sensor built into the wheel that lets you log (and study) all of your rides.
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Vizio P-Series Quantum TV Review (2019): The Best for Less

12 hours 51 min ago
Vizio's almost-top-end 4K TV is a dazzling testament to the power of quantum dots in a LCD display. Our full review of the 65-inch and 75-inch models.
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Can Tech 'Objectively' Assess Pain?

13 hours 51 min ago
Some combination of data and machinery may finally provide an objective marker of pain—but beware of bias.
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The True Victims of the Opioid Crisis Are Starting to Rebel

13 hours 51 min ago
The push to end opioid abuse has ended up hurting the people who use the drugs legitimately. Now those chronic pain patients are starting a movement of their own.
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The USPS Tests Out Self-Driving Trucks for Hauling Mail

14 hours 51 min ago
In a two-week test, startup TuSimple will transport mail for the US Postal Service between Phoenix and Dallas.
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Abortion Bans Create a Public Health Nightmare

14 hours 51 min ago
Making abortion mostly illegal will kick off an unintentional, vast experiment in public health—one where the outcomes are sick or dying women and children.
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GM's Big Upgrade, ‘Game of Thrones’' Unsatisfying End, and More News

Mon, 05/20/2019 - 19:50
Catch up on the most important news from today in two minutes or less.
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Political Parties Still Have Cybersecurity Hygiene Problems

Mon, 05/20/2019 - 19:00
Three years after the DNC hack, a new report finds that political parties around the world have ongoing security flaws that leave them vulnerable to attack.
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James Holzhauer's 'Jeopardy!' Greatness, in Charts

Mon, 05/20/2019 - 18:27
How good is 'Jeopardy!' champ James Holzhauer? You have to see it to believe it.
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'Game of Thrones' Recap, Season 8 Episode 6: The Endings We Choose to Believe

Mon, 05/20/2019 - 15:50
HBO's drama will always have alternative interpretations, debates about its meaning, and revisionist histories—especially now that it's over.
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FCC Chair Backs T-Mobile and Sprint Deal, Clearing Hurdle for Merger

Mon, 05/20/2019 - 15:49
Ajit Pai said he's satisfied with the companies' promises to build a 5G network and spin off a subsidiary brand. The Justice Department still has doubts.
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'Game of Thrones': The Fans Were the Biggest Losers

Mon, 05/20/2019 - 14:05
The series finale was better than some expected—but still wildly disappointing.
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'John Wick' Shot Down 'Avengers' at the Box Office

Mon, 05/20/2019 - 10:30
Also, here's your first look at the third season of 'Westworld'.
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