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A Photographer Made a Working Replica of NASA’s Moon Camera

Mon, 08/12/2019 - 08:00
Cole Rise sold a startup, designed the first Instagram logo, and became obsessed with creating a copy of the Apollo 11 camera.
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The Gyrocopter Could Be the Future's Flying Car

Mon, 08/12/2019 - 07:00
Companies like Jaunt and Skyworks say with a few modern tweaks, the helicopter's predecessor could make a return to the sky.
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How Smaller Cities Are Luring High-Tech Talent

Mon, 08/12/2019 - 07:00
To offset the loss of educated workers to “superstar cities,” more places are offering perks like relocation stipends and the option to work remotely.
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Touchless Gesture Controls on Phones? Think Bigger

Mon, 08/12/2019 - 07:00
The new gesture controls on Samsung, LG, and Google's smartphones feel like a failure of imagination—but really, it's a failure of application.
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Hackers Can Turn Everyday Speakers Into Acoustic Cyberweapons

Sun, 08/11/2019 - 17:07
A security researcher has demonstrated how to force everyday commercial speakers to emit harmful sounds.
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Watch a Drone Take Over a Nearby Smart TV

Sun, 08/11/2019 - 14:00
Smart TVs continue to look dumber by the day.
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Uber’s Big Loss, Boeing’s 787 Trouble, and More Car News This Week

Sun, 08/11/2019 - 09:00
Uber reports its biggest loss and slowest growth in its first public quarter. An auto supplier pivots hard to electrics, and EVs appear on used car lots.
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Trump's Response to America's Mass Shootings Tops This Week's Internet News Roundup

Sun, 08/11/2019 - 09:00
Also: Beto O'Rourke called out the president for his response to America's pair of deadly shootings.
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7 Best Coolers WIRED Tested For Every Budget, Any Situation

Sun, 08/11/2019 - 08:00
We drank chilled beverage after chilled beverage to bring you the best coolers and ice chests for every situation.
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Fractal Patterns Offer Clues to the Universe's Origin

Sun, 08/11/2019 - 07:00
A new look at a ubiquitous phenomenon has uncovered unexpected fractal behavior that could help explain the birth of the universe and the arrow of time.
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To Help Migrants at the Border, Aid Groups Deploy Tech

Sun, 08/11/2019 - 07:00
An immigrant support group builds a secure digital locker to store documents, as aid organizations rig solutions to provide cell signals.
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Hackers Could Decrypt Your GSM Phone Calls

Sat, 08/10/2019 - 16:05
Researchers have discovered a flaw in the GSM standard used by AT&T and T-Mobile that would allow hackers to listen in.
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A Remote-Start App Exposed Thousands of Cars to Hackers

Sat, 08/10/2019 - 14:50
The bugs could have let an industrious hacker locate cars, unlock them, and start them up from anywhere with an internet connection.
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Space Photos of the Week: Jupiter’s Big Storm Is Blowing Over

Sat, 08/10/2019 - 10:00
Plus, solar eclipses are a key opportunity for scientists.
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Big Tech Needs to Use Hazardous Materials Warnings

Sat, 08/10/2019 - 09:00
Opinion: Tech users don’t have time to read novel-length terms of service. Give them a danger icon that tells them their personal risk.
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Election Systems Are Even More Vulnerable Than We Thought

Sat, 08/10/2019 - 09:00
Black Hat and Defcon are underway in Vegas, WhatsApp flaws allow hackers to alter messages, and more of this week’s top security news.
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Are Sci-Fi Movies Getting Too Pretentious?

Sat, 08/10/2019 - 09:00
The films are generally known for action, but recently sci-fi has gotten more profound. It might be too much.
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Leica Q2 Review: Perfect, From a Certain Point of View

Sat, 08/10/2019 - 08:00
A Leica with autofocus is just as amazing as it sounds, but there's a catch
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12 Best Weekend Deals on Outdoor Gear and Indoor Tech

Sat, 08/10/2019 - 07:00
We dug through this weekend's sales to find the best deals on everything from a stylish hatchet to *Spider-Man* on PS4.
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How 'Microcracks' Undermined San Francisco's New Bus Terminal

Sat, 08/10/2019 - 07:00
A cracked beam forced the $2.2 billion terminal’s closure after six weeks. Unraveling why required physics, metallurgy, and engineers with nerves of steel.
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