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The Apple Watch Is Now the Control Center for Your Health

Tue, 06/04/2019 - 16:38
Apple announced new health and fitness features for its wearable that make the Apple Watch uniquely powerful as a personal monitoring tool.
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This Case Could Change How the SEC Regulates Cryptocurrencies

Tue, 06/04/2019 - 16:18
The SEC filed a complaint against social media company Kik, claiming that it improperly marketed its 2017 initial coin offering as an investment vehicle.
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2019's Top Contenders for the Song of Summer

Tue, 06/04/2019 - 16:10
From Megan Thee Stallion to Tyler, the Creator, these seven songs should be on everyone's playlists this season.
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'Sign In With Apple' Protects You in Ways Google and Facebook Don't

Tue, 06/04/2019 - 14:36
Apple's new single sign-on scheme has benefits that its competitors seem unlikely to match.
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What Does 'Amazon’s Choice' Actually Mean?

Tue, 06/04/2019 - 11:39
It almost certainly doesn’t involve Amazon employees selecting products they think are the best.
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The Physics of the Millennium Falcon's Jump to Hyperspace

Tue, 06/04/2019 - 10:00
The faster-than-light travel in *Star Wars* involves some otherworldly acceleration. Here's how to calculate the g-forces of a hyperspace jump.
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You Could Live Forever With This Sci-Fi Time Hack

Tue, 06/04/2019 - 08:00
In science fiction, time passes in funny ways—vastly slowed down, insanely sped up. Maybe this trope is the secret to eternal life in the real world.
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How Early-Stage VCs Decide Where to Invest

Tue, 06/04/2019 - 08:00
You don't have a lot of financial metrics to go on, but yes, the team is very very important. Also, look for good ideas that look like bad ideas.
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Neal Stephenson's Latest Book Dodges Its Scariest Premise

Tue, 06/04/2019 - 07:00
In Fall; or, Dodge in Hell: A Novel, the sci-fi author tracks our inevitable descent into AR-enabled filter bubbles—only to leave it all behind.
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New York's Privacy Bill Is Even Bolder Than California's

Tue, 06/04/2019 - 07:00
New York is poised to become the next battleground in the fight for consumers' rights over their personal data.
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The Beauty and Madness of Sending a Man to the Moon

Tue, 06/04/2019 - 07:00
From the delicate engineering of the landing module, to the self-contained globe of the spacesuit, the astronauts took the world with them—and brought another one home.
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How Mattel Shrinks Cars Into Hot Wheels (Crash Test Included)

Tue, 06/04/2019 - 07:00
Before a Hot Wheels car hits a store shelf, it must pass the "launcher on speed 2" test, and the "side slam launcher" test, among others.
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The One Free Press Coalition Spotlights Journalists Under Attack

Mon, 06/03/2019 - 20:53
Jamal Khashoggi, the murdered columnist for *The Washington Post*, remains atop the list, as does independent Tanzanian journalist Azory Gwanda.
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Apple Mac Pro (2019): Specs, Features, Release Date

Mon, 06/03/2019 - 18:15
The company's newest machine emphasizes brawn, for the few who can afford it.
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WWDC 2019: iOS 13, Mac Pro, and Everything Apple Announced

Mon, 06/03/2019 - 17:30
Today from Apple: iOS goes dark, Mac Pro goes to 11, and iTunes goes bye-bye.
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Apple’s Biggest WWDC Announcements in Two Minutes or Less

Mon, 06/03/2019 - 16:03
Catch up on the most important news from today in two minutes or less.
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Apple Kills iTunes. Let's Pay Our Respects

Mon, 06/03/2019 - 14:49
Yes, iTunes was bloated and terrible. But it still deserves a proper sendoff.
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Sophie Turner and Maisie Williams Aren't Married

Mon, 06/03/2019 - 14:11
Though the internet does like to ask if they're a couple often.
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James Holzhauer's 'Jeopardy!' Game Monday Is a Must-See

Mon, 06/03/2019 - 13:51
This story is one big spoiler about James Holzhauer. Don’t read past here if you don’t want to know. Seriously.
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Watch This 'Ford v Ferrari' Trailer Right Now

Mon, 06/03/2019 - 11:45
The new film, about the 1966 24 Hours of Le Mans, looks like fun.
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