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Space Photos of the Week: Bumper-Car Galactica

Wired - 15 hours 6 min ago
A look at the life, times, and collisions of large galaxies.
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Snapchat Employees Reportedly Spied on Private Snaps

Wired - 16 hours 6 min ago
Baltimore ransomware, a Trump golf hack, and more of the week's top security news.
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We Need More Thrillers About the Videogame Industry

Wired - 16 hours 6 min ago
Jeffrey Deaver's new novel 'The Never Game' is one of a rare breed.
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Best Camping Gear: 17 Cool Camping Gadgets & Supplies (2019)

Wired - 17 hours 6 min ago
Enjoy nature with our best camping gadgets and essentials, picked by WIRED's Gear team.
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This Dating App Exposes the Monstrous Bias of Algorithms

Wired - 17 hours 6 min ago
Monster Match, a game funded by Mozilla, shows how dating app algorithms reinforce bias—and serve the company more than the user.
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How Red Bull's Aerobatic Helicopter Flies Wild Stunts Over NYC

Wired - 17 hours 6 min ago
For a stomach-twisting performance above Manhattan, Red Bull brought in an elite pilot and an unusual sort of helicopter.
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How to Spring Clean Your Digital Clutter to Protect Yourself

Wired - 18 hours 6 min ago
You don't have to get your hands dirty to do the most important spring cleaning of the year.
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It’s OK That Amazon Will (Likely) Get the .amazon Domain

Wired - 18 hours 6 min ago
Based on my time at ICANN, I know how hard it was to make the right decisions in the face of what, to the public, appeared to be obviously wrong.
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What Do Amazon's Star Ratings Really Mean?

Wired - 18 hours 6 min ago
Amazon says an item's stars reflect the “average customer review,” but the calculation gets more complicated than that.
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23 Best Memorial Day Sales of 2019: Laptops, TVs, Apple, and More

Wired - 18 hours 6 min ago
From iPads to camping slippers, we scoured the Memorial Day sales on laptops, TVs, outdoor gear, and video games to find our absolute favorite deals this weekend.
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Vets use experimental fish skin graft to save a dog suffering from severe burns after house fire

Daily Mail UK - Fri, 05/24/2019 - 17:01
Due to the high levels of omega-3 fatty acids, the tissue works as both an anti-inflammatory and an antibiotic, helping skin heal and protect itself from infection. They also require no sedation.
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Mysterious Midwest Tornadoes, Airbnb's NYC Truce, and More News

Wired - Fri, 05/24/2019 - 16:09
Catch up on the most important news from today in two minutes or less.
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885 Million First American Financial Records Exposed Online

Wired - Fri, 05/24/2019 - 15:49
Real estate giant First American left Social Security numbers, tax documents, and more publicly available.
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Revolutionary new edible food coating will stop bananas going mouldy and veg shrivelling up 

Daily Mail UK - Fri, 05/24/2019 - 15:47
Fruit and vegetables will stay fresh for up to three times longer thanks to a new 'natural and edible' coating approved by the EU Commission, hailed as a breakthrough against food waste
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Airport charging stations put you at risk of 'juice jacking,' experts warn

Daily Mail UK - Fri, 05/24/2019 - 15:30
As a result of a compromised port, hackers could steal a wide range of data, including your texts, emails, photos and contacts, among other things.
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Scientists capture ultra-fast flashes of light in footage filmed at four TRILLION frames per second

Daily Mail UK - Fri, 05/24/2019 - 15:24
Scientists say they have vastly improved duration limits on ultra-high-speed cameras fast enough to track pulses of light. New technology more than doubles previous iterations.
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Apple pledges to notify users when iPhone updates will slow down their device in wake of batterygate

Daily Mail UK - Fri, 05/24/2019 - 14:57
The tech giant signed an agreement this week with the Competition and Markets Authority (CMA), a UK watchdog, that it would be 'clearer and more upfront' with users in the future.
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Pet owners are at higher risk of IBS - and cat and dog poop may be the culprits, study suggests 

Daily Mail UK - Fri, 05/24/2019 - 14:34
The 85 million American families that have pets are at a greater risk of developing IBS than are non-animal lovers, according to new East Tennessee State University research.
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Gadget Lab Podcast: Samsung’s Innovation Dilemma

Wired - Fri, 05/24/2019 - 14:10
David Eun, president of Samsung’s innovation arm NEXT, says younger consumers are shifting towards experiences, not things. What does that mean for a company that makes devices?
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Apple's MacBook Pro Keyboard Fix Comes Down to Tiny Tweaks

Wired - Fri, 05/24/2019 - 13:30
There are at least two material differences in the 2019 MacBook Pro keyboard, intended to fix its sticky keys.
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