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    The SolarWinds Body Count Now Includes NASA and the FAA

    Plus: Firefox blocks more tracking, how to fight a robodog, and more of the week’s top...

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    Clubhouse Cured My Imposter Syndrome

    The scammers turned savants and the whimsical nerds who abound on the audio platform have freed...

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    NFTs Boom as Collectors Shell Out to ‘Own’ Digital Art

    Non-fungible tokens provide a way to invest in and own digital imagery. But is it just...

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    Border Disputes Threaten Climate Science in the Himalayas

    Cross-border teams of scientists need to collaborate on climate models, even as their countries’ militaries clash.

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    Ultimate Ears' Fits Are the Comfiest Earbuds I've Ever Tried

    The company's custom-molding headphones fit perfectly, even if you have oddly shaped earholes.

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    How Blizzard Transforms Its Fans Into Employees

    The game developer has a reputation for pulling some of its most avid fans into its...

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    The 20 Best Weekend Deals If You Work From Home

    Standing desks, computer monitors, and chairs are all on sale if you’re looking to kit out...

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    Alexa Skills That Are Actually Fun and Useful

    Sure, you can add items to your shopping list, check the weather, and get random trivia....

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    How Google's Grand Plan to Make Stadia Games Fell Apart

    The tech giant hired 150 game developers for Stadia Games and Entertainment, only to lay them...

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    Clubhouse's Security and Privacy Lag Behind Its Huge Growth

    The platform has promised to do better after a string of incidents. But the hardest part...

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    OK, The 'Spider-Man: No Way Home' Reveal Was a Good Troll

    After several fake-outs, the cast of the movie finally (finally!) revealed the next installment’s title on...

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    To Quash Disinfo, Researchers Must Work With Journalists

    Exposing and fighting the problem requires drawing from reporters' resources and reach.

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    The Rumored Apple Car Is Bad News for Elon

    Plus: The Ford heir, presidential briefings, and a sad day for gadget lovers.

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    This Is What It's Like to Live Without Smell

    Losing any sense can be devastating, even if you never appreciated it before it was gone.

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    A Very Technical—and Emotional—Journey to Mars

    The Perseverance rover is positively packed with tech. We talk about the cameras, mics, and sensors...

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    Coding Blackness: A History of Black Video Game Characters

    From nameless grayscale sprites in the ’70s to Spider-Man's Miles Morales now, Black characters in games...

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    Could Fruit Flies Help Match Patients With Cancer Treatments?

    A British company is seeding genetically modified flies with human tumors, giving patients their own personal...

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    Billie Eilish and the Future of the Pop Star Documentary

    The Grammy-winner’s Apple TV+ film The World’s a Little Blurry is radical in its transparency.

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    I Found My Niche on TikTok—You Can Too

    You have one minute to make a statement, but trust me, it's enough time to do...

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    The 19 Best Deals From Winter Clearance Sales This Week

    The best time to buy is when the season is winding down. It's not just cold-weather...

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    We Still Don’t Know How Well Covid Vaccines Stop Transmission

    Two new studies are being hailed as proof that vaccinated people can doff masks and pod-hop...

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    Texas’ Icy Disaster Makes the Case for Uniting the US Grid

    The national grid is split into sections that can’t share much power. Connecting them won’t be...

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    Clubhouse Is Booming. So Is the Ecosystem Around It

    A wave of startups, features, and tools has sprung up around the popular audio app. And...

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    Lora DiCarlo's Baci Has Plenty of Suction Power to Satisfy

    This space-age solo suction sex toy is a great way to add some self-care to your...

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    California Can Now Enforce Its Net Neutrality Law

    A judge ruled earlier this week on the law, which has faced challenges from lobbyists representing...

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    The Terrible T-Mobile/Sprint Merger Must Be Undone

    It should have never been allowed, and it’s led to anticompetitive behavior. The Antitrust Division needs...

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    How This Old-School Road Runner Learned to Love Virtual Races

    Virtual racing means cool swag, inventive race-day encouragement, and a pre-race bathroom to call your own....

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    This Smart Panel Knows Your Electrical System's Cheat Code

    Span's electrical panel uses a mobile app to control a home's circuits. It's an essential upgrade...

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    'Lapsis' and the Rise of Gig-Economy Sci-Fi

    Like 'Sorry to Bother You,' Noah Hutton’s feature debut uses genre to prod the callous excesses...

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    Sex Tapes, Hush Money, and Hollywood’s Economy of Secrets

    Meet Kevin Blatt, the celebrity fixer who’s a master at shepherding compromising material off the internet—or...

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    So Long, Fry’s. I Learned Everything About Gadgets From You

    Now that the big-box electronics  store has shuttered, future generations need a place where they can...

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    Jim Ryan: There Will Be ‘a Completely New VR Format for PS5’

    PlayStation's head honcho shares news on PS5 stock, Sony’s 2021 release schedule, and a new PlayStation...

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    Can Video Games Be a Healthy Outlet for Stress Relief?

    Personal experience says yes, but here’s what science says on the matter.

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    Need Trail Running Shoes? These Are Our 8 Favorite Pairs

    It’s one of the most affordable outdoor activities, but you still need a pair of lightweight,...

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    Biden Faces a Steep Challenge to Unite Democracies on Tech

    With tech policy, sorting the world into democratic and authoritarian buckets is far trickier than it...

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    Twinkling Black Holes Reveal an Invisible Cloud in Our Galaxy

    Cosmic radio backlights are helping scientists size up “missing” forms of matter and might offer clues...

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    Help! Everyone Is Judging My Messy Bedroom

    Welcome to Megan’s weekly advice column for surviving our work-from-home existence.

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    I Woke Up to Australia's Newsless News Feed

    For now, Facebook has walked back its clumsy surprise ban on news content. But the social...

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    8 Great Chess Apps for Beginners and Grand Masters

    Sharpen your chess skills—or learn the game from scratch—with these digital options.

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    Hackers Tied to Russia's GRU Targeted the US Grid for Years

    A Sandworm-adjacent group has successfully breached US critical infrastructure a handful of times, according to new...

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    When the Grid Goes Down, Can a Fleet of Batteries Replace It?

    In a power crisis, maybe the solution is a network of smaller energy sources distributed across...

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    Gig Workers Gather Data to Check the Algorithm’s Math

    Drivers for Uber, Lyft, and other firms are building apps to compare their mileage with pay...

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    Lectric’s Ebike Is Heavy but Foldable and Affordable

    At $899, this folding electric bike's tremendous value makes it easy to look past its faults.

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    Twitch’s DMCA Takedowns Threaten to Drive Musicians Away

    Twitch once looked like a lifeline for DJs and singers during the pandemic. The platform’s copyright...

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    A Guide to HDMI Cables for Next-Gen Gaming

    New standards and new consoles mean new terms to understand before you open your wallet.

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    The Most Romantic Date Spots in Super Mario 3D World

    My partner and I spent 12 hours in a cornucopia of cooperative courtship, and I wouldn't...

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    Facebook’s Petty Unfriending of Australia

    There are real flaws in the country’s proposed law to make platforms pay for news, but...