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Digital Note-Takers Let You Store and Share Your Scrawlings

Tue, 08/20/2019 - 06:00
Taking notes on Remarkable's tablet or Moleskin's journal is almost like writing, but better.
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Essential Gear for Surviving Freshman Year

Tue, 08/20/2019 - 06:00
Dorm living is a riot, but the close quarters can be stifling. Carve out some extra "me space" with these goods.
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Angry Nerd: Let's Crush Facebook's Secret Crush

Tue, 08/20/2019 - 06:00
Adam didn't need social media to make googly eyes at Eve. And I don't need it to tell me who to bang.
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Bananas in Crisis, Aggressive Social Spiders, and More News

Mon, 08/19/2019 - 19:14
Catch up on the most important news from today in two minutes or less.
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China Attacks Hong Kong Protesters With Fake Social Posts

Mon, 08/19/2019 - 18:48
Twitter and Facebook say they’ve taken down misinformation campaigns from China that cast pro-democracy activists as ISIS members and cockroaches.
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You Can Jailbreak Your iPhone Again (But Maybe You Shouldn’t)

Mon, 08/19/2019 - 15:53
Apple reintroduced a previously fixed bug in iOS 12.4, which has led to a jailbreak revival.
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Melting Glaciers Are Helping Capture Carbon

Mon, 08/19/2019 - 15:00
Glaciers melting under the weight of global warming can help sequester carbon, making such watersheds a previously unrecognized CO~2~ sink.
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Want to Burn $9 Million to Go 236 MPH? Try the New Bugatti

Mon, 08/19/2019 - 14:00
The Bugatti Centodieci pays homage to the EB110, and packs 1,600 horsepower into a W16 engine (basically two V8s).
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Beware the Epiphany-Industrial Complex

Mon, 08/19/2019 - 13:33
The 1971 Stanford Prison Experiment may have been thoroughly debunked, but its influence lives on in facile TED talks and interpretations of science that purport to deliver insights into the human condition.
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Reddit Now Lets You Livestream. What Could Go Wrong?

Mon, 08/19/2019 - 13:00
The platform is running a weeklong experiment called RPAN to see how Redditors use new livestreaming capabilities.
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Colonies of Aggressive, Social Spiders Boom After a Hurricane

Mon, 08/19/2019 - 11:00
Add skittering groups of extra-bold spiders to the list of post-storm delights. As if flooded homes and downed trees aren't enough.
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Today's Cartoon: If You Thought Robocalls Were Bad…

Mon, 08/19/2019 - 09:00
The moral of the story is, don't pick up the phone.
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Alt-Meat Trounces Animal Meat's Massive Inefficiencies

Mon, 08/19/2019 - 09:00
Opinion: Animal meat production is slow, rigid, and wasteful. Plant- and cell-based meat production is swift, nimble, and sustainable.
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Uber’s $5 Billion Loss, Boeing’s 787 Trouble, and More Car News

Mon, 08/19/2019 - 09:00
Plus: A crippled plane lands in a cornfield, beam-bedeviled bus terminal reopens, and a clever license plate goes awry.
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To Power AI, This Startup Built a Really, Really Big Chip

Mon, 08/19/2019 - 08:30
Many computer chips are smaller than your fingernail. Cerebras' new chip for AI systems is bigger than a standard iPad.
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A Fungus Could Wipe Out the Banana Forever

Mon, 08/19/2019 - 08:00
Tropical Race 4 has spread to the region where most exported bananas are grown.
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Dive Into the Existential Escapism of the Fish Tube

Mon, 08/19/2019 - 07:00
The salmon-shooter is the latest—and darkest—in a long line of "I don't wanna be here" memes.
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When Influencers Switch Platforms—and Bare It All

Mon, 08/19/2019 - 06:00
You follow them on Instagram, admiring their bodies, envying their lifestyles. And then they get intimate on OnlyFans. The influencers are now obtainable.
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Netflix's Carla Engelbrecht Chooses Her Own Adventures

Mon, 08/19/2019 - 06:00
The master of nonlinear TV creates shows that demand to be played, not just watched. But when you determine your own path, you have to face the consequences.
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We Can Be Heroes: How the Nerds Are Reinventing Pop Culture

Mon, 08/19/2019 - 06:00
Harry Potter–loving, TV-debating, fanfic-writing enthusiasts have emerged from the underground to dominate—and shape—the mainstream.
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