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RIP Google Play Music, Gone Too Soon

Wired - 10 hours 38 min ago
The company's music service, which was born in 2011 and shut down last week, shall live forever in our hearts.
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Neck-Deep in Stress? Try This Heated Massager

Wired - 11 hours 38 min ago
TruMedic’s latest massager contains two sets of rotating balls that simulate the kneading motion of human hands.
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The Wisconsin GOP Lost $2.3 Million in an Email Scam

Wired - 11 hours 38 min ago
Trump's website gets hacked, a ransomware group calls it quits, and more of the week's top security news.
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Is It Better to Plant Trees or Let Forests Regrow Naturally?

Wired - 12 hours 38 min ago
Nations are pledging to plant billions of trees. But a new study shows that we've underestimated the power of natural forest regrowth to fight climate change.
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17 Tips to Help You Survive Fall Guys: Ultimate Knockout

Wired - 12 hours 38 min ago
This battle royale is insane. Here are some basics and tricks to outlast your 59 opponents and be the last bean standing.
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As Cars Get Smarter, Massachusetts Votes on Their Future

Wired - 13 hours 38 min ago
Question 1 would amend the state's right-to-repair law and expand access to car data. But big automakers are pushing back.
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A Guide to Safely Holiday Road-Tripping Through a Pandemic

Wired - 13 hours 38 min ago
Any necessary travel this year takes an extra level of preparation. Here’s how to think it through.
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A Ton of Our Favorite Headphones Are on Sale This Weekend

Wired - 13 hours 38 min ago
From the exceptional Sony WH-1000XM4 to the attractive Master & Dynamic MW65, there are discounts on cans for all your needs right now.
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Great Fox: Endangered British spider seen for first time in 27 years 

Daily Mail UK - Fri, 10/30/2020 - 18:12
The specimens of the Great Fox (alopecosa fabrilis) were found on a Ministry of Defence training area in Surrey by Mike Waite, spider enthusiast at Surrey Wildlife Trust.
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Scientists develop a coating for socks that cures smelly feet

Daily Mail UK - Fri, 10/30/2020 - 18:11
The coating, made from zinc oxide nanoparticles (ZnO-NPs), can prevent bromodosis, better known as foot odour, and pitted keratolysis, a bacterial infection. It was trialled in Thailand.
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Self-driving race car crashes straight into a wall from the starting line during a Roborace

Daily Mail UK - Fri, 10/30/2020 - 16:18
A Roborace in the UK took a wrong turn when one of the vehicles smashed right into a wall. The vehicle's AI activated the accelerator and directed into a barrier before the race even began.
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Miami Zoo's resident dentist pulls a gorilla's tooth and gives an otter a full cleaning 

Daily Mail UK - Fri, 10/30/2020 - 15:58
Kashifa, a 10-year-old lioness, Hondo, a 26-year-old chimpanzee, and Barney, a 27-year-old gorilla, all had teeth extracted by a veterinary dentist during Dental Week at Zoo Miami.
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Record number of endangered sea turtles hatched in Mexico after COVID-19 limited human interference

Daily Mail UK - Fri, 10/30/2020 - 15:34
More than 2,250 baby Olive Ridley sea turtles were released into the waters of Mexico, which is more than 1,000 babies than previous years due to beaches being closed due to the coronavirus.
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Halloween treat for the whole world as rare Blue Moon TOMORROW will be across all time zoness

Daily Mail UK - Fri, 10/30/2020 - 13:58
Skygazers are in for a treat tomorrow - a rare Blue Moon. The cosmic event will be visible across the world starting at 10:49am ET. This is the first time a Blue Moon has happened on Halloween in 76 years.
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Disney imagineers reveal creepy skinless robot with realistic eyes and teeth

Daily Mail UK - Fri, 10/30/2020 - 13:07
Disney has designed a animatronic with a realistic and interactive gaze that mimics that of a human. The robot uses a system of sensors, cameras and motors to choose how it should behave.
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A Holiday Season Covid Surge, Outbreaks in Swing States, and More

Wired - Fri, 10/30/2020 - 12:49
Catch up on the most important updates from this week.
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Apple One launches, bundling Apple Music, Apple TV+ and Apple Arcade into a single subscription

Daily Mail UK - Fri, 10/30/2020 - 12:07
Apple One combines subscriptions to Apple Music, Apple TV Plus, and Apple Arcade, starting at $14.95. Apple's forthcoming Fitness Plus app will be added to the $29.95 Premier plan.
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US Army unveils new Infantry Squad Vehicle based on Chevy pickup truck which trades armor for speed

Daily Mail UK - Fri, 10/30/2020 - 12:06
The Army's new Infantry Squad Vehicle from GM Defense that is light enough to be dropped from an aircraft or carried under a Blackhawk helicopter and carries up to nine soldiers.
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Fossils: Plankton changed diets to survive dinosaur-killing asteroid

Daily Mail UK - Fri, 10/30/2020 - 12:05
Researchers from the UK and the US studied how fossils of the microscopic algae changed in the rock record from before and after the asteroid collision.
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Elon Musk says SpaceX Mars colony will NOT recognize Earth laws

Daily Mail UK - Fri, 10/30/2020 - 12:03
Buried in SpaceX's Starlink beta consumer service terms is a clause that states the firm will not recognize Earth-based laws on Mars, declaring it a free planet that will adopt self-governing principles.
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