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Google Gives up Sweets: New OS Is Just Called Android 10

Thu, 08/22/2019 - 09:00
Bucking tradition, the next version of Google's mobile operating system will not be named after a dessert. Google is also changing the logo from green to black.
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7 Best TV Streaming Devices for 2019 (4K and HD)

Thu, 08/22/2019 - 09:00
We recommend the best media streaming devices for 4K HDR or HD TVs from Roku, Google, Apple, and Amazon.
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The Android 10 Privacy and Security Upgrades You Should Know About

Thu, 08/22/2019 - 09:00
Google's next big Android release will make you safer—especially in ways you can't see.
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Shh! No Hacking the Census in the Library

Thu, 08/22/2019 - 09:00
Opinion: Millions of folks filling out the 2020 Census on public library computers also are putting themselves at risk.
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The Ethics of Hiding Your Data From the Machines

Thu, 08/22/2019 - 09:00
It’s one thing to try to keep personal information from Facebook. But what if a company is going to use it to save people’s lives?
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The Beautiful Potential of Never-Ending Bachelor Parties

Thu, 08/22/2019 - 08:00
More than a third of millennials slip ’n’ slide into debt to attend bachelor/ette parties. Thanks to group texts, the party never stops.
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8 Best Laptops and Tablets for Students (2019 Back to School)

Thu, 08/22/2019 - 08:00
Whether you plan to crush that term paper or immerse yourself in research, these college-ready computers will help you excel.
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Swatting Is a Deadly Problem—Here's the Solution

Thu, 08/22/2019 - 07:00
Seattle has a no-brainer solution: If you're afraid of being swatted, list your address in a registry that police can check.
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For Young Female Coders, Internship Interviews Can Be Toxic

Thu, 08/22/2019 - 07:00
In a survey conducted by Girls Who Code, teen female engineers report that even their very first encounters with tech companies raised red flags.
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Here Come the Space Tugs, Ready to Tidy Up Earth's Orbits

Thu, 08/22/2019 - 07:00
SpaceX is teaming up with the maker of a space tugboat, which would nudge satellites around, clean up space junk, and do other orbital housekeeping.
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You’ve Been Drinking Microplastics, But Don’t Worry—Yet

Wed, 08/21/2019 - 20:01
A new WHO report says drinking microplastic particles isn't yet a threat to human health. But we need way more research.
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A Potent Cancer Therapy, an Instagram Hoax, and More News

Wed, 08/21/2019 - 17:27
Catch up on the most important news from today in two minutes or less.
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Ford’s Bid for Safer Scooters? Sensors Everywhere

Wed, 08/21/2019 - 17:15
Partnering with the Virginia Tech, Ford-owned Spin is gathering data from its scooters to see where things get dangerous and how to keep riders safe.
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An Old Instagram Hoax Fools a Bunch of Celebrities

Wed, 08/21/2019 - 10:01
Instagram users like Usher, Martha Stewart, and Rick Perry posted a meme warning about a new rule that doesn't actually exist.
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Raspberry Pi 4 Review: A Powerful New Pi

Wed, 08/21/2019 - 09:00
You can buy the latest Raspberry Pi as a Desktop PC Kit if you want, making it more useful than ever.
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The Cost of Rising Seas: More Than $400 Billion (and Lots of Angst)

Wed, 08/21/2019 - 09:00
Coastal US cities will need massive new infrastructure to protect against climate change—and someone has to pay the bill.
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Samsung Galaxy Note10+ Review: It's Too Much Phone, But We Love It

Wed, 08/21/2019 - 08:00
Overkill has never been so beautiful.
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Netflix's Hyperdrive Is American Ninja Warrior for Cars

Wed, 08/21/2019 - 08:00
The new show pits amateur drivers against a plethora of pitfalls, from a giant seesaw to a "rail slide."
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Why a Promising, Potent Cancer Therapy Isn't Used in the US

Wed, 08/21/2019 - 07:03
Carbon ion radiation therapy is being used to blast tumors all over the world. Just not in the country that invented it.
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There’s a Thriving Market for Human Body Parts on Instagram

Wed, 08/21/2019 - 07:00
Users quietly buy and sell human skulls, decorated and sold by macabre enthusiasts. Is the underground marketplace just a microcosm of our colonial past?
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