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Forget Growing Weed—Make Yeast Spit Out CBD and THC Instead

Wed, 02/27/2019 - 10:00
Yeast gives us beer and bread. Now researchers have engineered it to do something more improbable: manufacturing the cannabis compounds CBD and THC.
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Email Scammers Ditch Wire Transfers for iTunes Gift Cards

Wed, 02/27/2019 - 09:31
Business email compromise attacks are increasingly targeting nonprofits, and bilking them for iTunes gift cards.
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How Chris Evans Became Twitter's Avatar of Male Decency

Wed, 02/27/2019 - 09:13
The actor helped Regina King up some stairs at the Oscars. Why is the internet praising him for doing the bare minimum?
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Michael Cohen's House Testimony: 5 Key Takeaways

Wed, 02/27/2019 - 08:08
Michael Cohen's testimony before the House Oversight committee tells a new story about Trump and Russia.
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US Hackers' Strike on Russian Trolls Sends a Message—but What Kind?

Wed, 02/27/2019 - 07:49
US Cyber Command's takedown of the Internet Research Agency's network may be more about signaling than immediate effects.
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No Amount of Patches Could Make 'Anthem' Fun to Play

Wed, 02/27/2019 - 06:00
Despite coming from a great developer, the game is a big disappointment.
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Review: Jiobit's Location Monitor Tracks Your Kids and Pets

Wed, 02/27/2019 - 05:00
This simple and attractive GPS-enabled tracker is the best way to keep tabs on your pets and kids.
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Since China’s Ban, Recycling in the US Has Gone Up in Flames

Wed, 02/27/2019 - 05:00
All that neatly sorted plastic, paper, and glass used to go to China. Now a lot of it is just getting burned instead.
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Former FCC Chair Tom Wheeler Says the Internet Needs Regulation

Wed, 02/27/2019 - 04:00
Big telecom networks and platforms such as Google and Facebook are centralizing the internet, former FCC Chair Tom Wheeler says.
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Etsy Crafts a Plan for Carbon-Neutral Online Shopping

Wed, 02/27/2019 - 04:00
Etsy is pledging to completely offset its shipping emissions, and its CEO says that the rest of the industry can afford to follow Etsy's lead.
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How Data Helps Deliver Your Dinner On Time—and Warm

Wed, 02/27/2019 - 04:00
Uber Eats, GrubHub, and DoorDash are battling to be the delivery service of choice for restaurant meals. Knowing the cooking time of pad thai could make the difference.
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Chris Hadfield: Astronaut Life Is Much More Than a Spacewalk

Wed, 02/27/2019 - 04:00
The astronaut shares the moments that changed his life, from his boyhood adventures to the rattling spacewalk during which he found himself going blind.
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Watch Michael Cohen Testify Before Congress Right Here

Tue, 02/26/2019 - 21:00
On Wednesday morning, the former Trump fixer will appear before the House Oversight Committee to share everything he knows about Trump's business practices.
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The Best Photo of Birds Fighting Over Food (and Other Sony World Winners)

Tue, 02/26/2019 - 15:06
Do not get between gannets and their fish.
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Rotten Tomatoes' Revamp Could Save 'Captain Marvel'

Tue, 02/26/2019 - 12:46
But the movie may not need it.
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Critics Are Wary of the FTC’s New Tech Antitrust Task Force

Tue, 02/26/2019 - 12:25
The regulator launches a new task force to monitor competition in the tech industry, but some antitrust advocates say it's just window dressing.
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Holes in 4G and 5G Networks Could Let Hackers Track Your Location

Tue, 02/26/2019 - 11:56
New research shows how nearby attackers can see where you are, send you spoofed carrier messages, and more.
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Folding Screens, 5G Phones, and AR Advances Unveiled at MWC 2019

Tue, 02/26/2019 - 08:13
The mobile showcase in Spain set the table for this year's biggest phone trends.
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Hackers Can Slip Invisible Malware into 'Bare Metal' Cloud Computers

Tue, 02/26/2019 - 07:57
Researchers point a tough-to-fix in some cloud computing setups: hackable firmware.
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Calculate How Fast Quicksilver Is Moving in *X-Men Apocalypse*

Tue, 02/26/2019 - 07:00
To save two dozen people from an exploding building, Quicksilver must have moved at roughly 280 km/s—if you believe speed is in fact his superpower.
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