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A list of ten things that billionaire owners of EV, clean energy and rocket companies should and should not tweet

So… apparently there’s been another kerfuffle on the Twitter about some asinine things that a certai...

Sacha Baron Cohen is about to add jet fuel to Showtime’s rise, starting tonight

Netflix has been killing competitors with its original TV shows and movies. A Morgan Stanley survey ...

Liberty, equality, technology: France is finally poised to become a tech power

Once America had an unassailable advantage, an economic flywheel that spun off innovation and Fortun...

EV startups Alta, Energica, and Zero could reboot the motorcycle industry

Jake Bright Contributor Jake Bright is a writer and author in New York City. He is co-author of The ...

Why BMW needs to own its customer experience from start to finish

For the last few years now, BMW has wrestled with the question of what it’ll mean to be a luxur...

In Q2 2018, late-stage deals led the world’s venture capital market

Here is what you should take away from the state of the global venture capital market: late-stage de...

3D printed guns are now legal… What’s next?

Jon Stokes Contributor Jon Stokes is one of the founders of Ars Technica, an author, and a former Wi...

Furniture startups skip the showroom and go straight to your door

Startups making delivery and transport easier than ever are a hit with venture capitalists, so it’s ...

Fortnite’s Summer Skirmish kicks off today, with $8 million prize pool

Fortnite Battle Royale has swept the gaming world. Alongside its 125 million users and record-breaki...

iFixit finds dust covers in latest MacBook Pro keyboard

Apple released a refreshed MacBook Pro this week and top among the new features is a tweaked keyboar...

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The web alienates non-English speakers — and we need to change that

Imagine you are trying to buy something online — plane tickets, an app subscription, a pair of s...

How to check the security of your Google Chrome extensions

The other day, a friend called me and said that his Google Chrome browser is acting weirdly and ...

A course package that’ll make you a professional-grade photographer, and you name your price

The Professional Photography course bundle can provide the background needed to truly understand...

The car industry needs to embrace open source

The race to develop software for the connected car market is heating up as consumers expect thei...

Data shows people want serious long-form content — and brands need to take note

You probably noticed the recent video that asked people whether they heard “Yanny” or “Laurel.” ...

Car dealers don’t want you to have electric vehicles

High costs and range anxiety, the worry of a car battery running out of juice, are consider...

Quick guide to understand the hype around ‘deep learning’

You’ve probably heard the phrase ‘deep learning’ bandied about in conversation, or maybe you’ve ...

The fact that we want blockchain to solve every problem is a problem

Like the Holy Trinity, the blockchain, cryptocurrencies, and ICOs are all independent and interd...

People who send voice notes are poison

I have a friend, and she’s great. Better than great, actually. She’s one of those people who is ...

3 ways regulations need to change for the drone industry to take off

The drone industry is on the cusp of a revolution, with consumer adoption expanding and commerci...

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OLPC’s $100 laptop was going to save the world. Where is it now?

It was supposed to be the laptop that saved the world. In late 2005, tech visionary and MIT Me...

China’s version of Twitter reverses its decision to ban all gay content after online protests

On Friday, China’s version of Twitter, Sina Weibo, banned all content containing homosexuality f...

The updated Nokia 6 is now available in the US

HMD Global is bringing the updated Nokia 6 to the US for $269.99, after launching it in China ...

WhatsApp drug dealer convicted using fingerprints taken from photo

Police in South Wales have arrested a drug dealer based on a WhatsApp message with a photograph ...

The UK says it can’t lead on AI spending, so will have to lead on AI ethics instead

As governments around the world plan for their AI-powered futures, the UK is preparing to take o...

Honor’s new budget phones keep the headphone jack and ditch the notch

One of the bizarre twists of the 2018 smartphone market is that the phones most Android fans wan...

Sony announces smaller version of giant Digital Paper E Ink tablet

The selling point of Sony’s DPT-RP1 “Digital Paper” tablet is right there in the name: it’s ...

Sony’s Xperia XZ2 Premium has a 4K display and cameras built for ‘extreme’ low-light shooting

Less than two months after unveiling the Xperia XZ2 at Mobile World Congress , Sony is back a...

Apple might finally allow third-party Apple Watch face support

Ever since Apple first released the Apple Watch, it hasn’t allowed third-party developers to ...

World’s third hyperloop test track is now under construction

We haven’t heard much from Hyperloop Transportation Technologies since last year when the Califo...

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After indictment, Russian hackers’ lives “changed forever,” ex-ambassador says

Dozen named Russians now can't travel as freely, and Moscow is now on notice.

The downfall of Theranos, from the journalist who made it happen

John Carreyrou's book is a look at the chaos and conniving behind the scenes.

A look at Chrome’s new tab design

Chrome's big UI revamp takes gets another version on nightly builds.

Altiplano review: A brain-tickling board game about… alpacas

Review: A heavy design meets whimsical cardboard art.

Faster and farther: Bulls Cross E8 electric bike review

A good bike made better with an electric motor, but it's pricey. And you have to pedal.

A years-old, one-letter typo led to Aliens: Colonial Marines‘ weird AI

Mod team found it last year; wider discovery thanks to Gearbox game's latest $3 sale.

Joss Whedon will return to sci-fi TV with HBO’s The Nevers

Reported bidding war means Buffy, Firefly creator got the deal before filming a pilot.

Alaska’s last two Blockbusters are shutting down, leaving one in US

Remaining stores were still pulling a profit until their last gasp.

Open offices are as bad as they seem—they reduce face-to-face time by 70%

To encourage unbounded, collective intelligence, offices may need physical boundaries.

Smart TVs are invading privacy and should be investigated, senators say

Democrats want FTC probe of privacy policies and practices of smart TV makers.

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ZTE sends 400 million hostages, gets back in business stateside

US commerce dept. counts escrow cash, warns it's always watching, Congress still split Chinese t...

Juniper makes a meal of Spectre/Meltdown

Plus BIND bugs, billion-Euro Nokia deal, and push-to-talk gets LTE-rrific ROUNDUP  Juniper...

Hope for Hutchins, Navy sinks contractor, there's another Russian hacking scandal, and more

Also, make sure you update your Juniper kit quickly Roundup  This week, when we weren't wa...

Montezuma's Revenge still too tough for AI, new Google Brain office, and other bits and bytes

A wonderful week in machine learning Roundup  Hello, here are some quick AI announcements ...

Two-factor auth totally locks down Office 365? You may want to check all your services...

A network's only as strong as its weakest link or worker Hackers can potentially obtain access t...

US drug cops snared crooks with pre-cracked BlackBerry mobes – and that's just the start

Same being used against ordinary US citizens? Analysis  Back in 2013, Canadian John Darrel...

Scam alert: No, hackers don't have webcam vids of you enjoying p0rno. Don't give them any $$s

Extortionists snatch weak passwords to shame victims Scumbags are trying to extort money from ne...

Clean up this hot sticky facial-recog mess for us, Microsoft begs politicos

Redmond also insists ICE is not using its AI to snare immigrants, split families at the border M...

It's 2018 so, of course, climate.news is sold to climate change deniers

Oh, and vaccines.news? Yep, anti-vaxxers. The same guys In what may be the perfect combination o...

Indictment bombshell: 'Kremlin intel agents' hacked, leaked Hillary's emails same day Trump asked Russia for help

Charges filed against dozen suspected Russian spies American prosecutors have accused 12 suspect...

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How to watch WWE Extreme Rules: live stream the PPV from anywhere

Watch AJ Styles vs Rusev and the rest of the Extreme Rules card with our guide on how to live stream...

World Cup final live stream: How to watch France lift the World Cup online from anywhere

We'll tell you your free Russia 2018 World Cup live stream options for the France vs Croatia final, ...

The best Amazon Prime Day deals 2018

Amazon Prime Day 2018 starts tomorrow, but we have a lot of early deals available ahead of time Here...

Delivery times are dropping for new Tesla Model 3 orders

Tesla is opening up orders and reducing delivery times as its capacity to make new cars increases.

Dell EMC’s new DP4400 to offer up to 192TB of storage

The cost-effective solution is aimed at mid-sized organizations to provide effective data protection

How to get £15 of Amazon credit for free today when you top up your account

Fancy some free cash to spend on Prime Day?

Novak Djokovic vs Kevin Anderson live stream: how to watch Wimbledon men's final online

Who will be the champ? Djokovic or Anderson? Live stream the 2018 Wimbledon men's final for free onl...

The World Cup of Computers: what is the best computer of all time?

While the rest of the world is trying to find out what country is best at football, we want to know ...

Microsoft's foldable Surface device isn't ready for a 2018 launch

Sources say Microsoft wants more time to get the Surface Phone hardware and software ready for consu...

The best Amazon Prime Day deals 2018

The deals, the steals and the rivals on Amazon’s biggest shopping day ever

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Nintendo Labo contest champions include a solar accordion and teapots

If it wasn't already apparent that you can do much more with Nintendo Labo than what comes in the ...

Ultra-sensitive radio telescope debuts in South Africa

Another piece of the Square Kilometer Array's puzzle just fell into place. South Africa has offici...

Pininfarina's $2 million electric hypercar boasts a 250MPH top speed

When Pininfarina teased its PF0 electric hypercar in March, it didn't do more than promise a massi...

Rolls-Royce is the latest to develop a flying taxi

The flying taxis from Airbus and Uber may have some fresh competition, albeit not quite in the way...

Frustration over 'Splatoon 2' cheating leads to leaderboard hack

Splatoon 2 has had a cheating problem for a while, with unscrupulous players quickly wiping out en...

After Math: Stage 4 capitalism

It's been another fun-filled week of plebes like us being crushed under the heel of big business. ...

Irish Silk Road figure extradited to the US

The US is continuing its quest to try Silk Road's foreign leaders. Irish resident Gary Davis (aka ...

Ben Heck's Atari 800 handheld

What are your favorite 8-bit computers from the '80s? Ben Heck's is the Atari 800, and what bette...

HTC hints at multi-room VR using Steam

You may know that VR in large rooms is becoming a reality, but what about venturing between rooms?...

Disney reduces the chances of CG hair disasters

Movie studios often want computer-generated hair to have a specific effect, whether it's a seducti...
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