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How CES keeps gadget enthusiasm going amid the backlash against Silicon Valley – CNET

How CES keeps gadget enthusiasm going amid the backlash against Silicon Valley – CNET

The Google Assistant ride at CES 2019 -- those were the days. James Martin/CNET This story is part of CES 2020, complete coverage of the showroom floor for the hottest new tech gadgets around. CES is a celebration of the latest and greatest in tech, with no shortage of cheerleading. But that tone at next…
My Boyfriend Keeps Pranking Me With The Theme From Assassin’s Creed Odyssey – Kotaku

My Boyfriend Keeps Pranking Me With The Theme From Assassin’s Creed Odyssey – Kotaku

There is no greater pleasure than owning one’s significant other. Here’s how Assassin’s Creed Odyssey helped me do that this holiday season.My dad, an extremely normal guy, got himself an Echo Show this Christmas. Last night as my Jewish boyfriend and I were making latkes, we started fooling around with it—mostly screaming at it to…
Amazon keeps building its Echo Wall Clock lineup with a Mickey Mouse edition

Amazon keeps building its Echo Wall Clock lineup with a Mickey Mouse edition

Amazon introduced its second Echo Wall Clock in one week today. This time, it’s partnering with Disney to launch a wall clock featuring Mickey Mouse that, like other Echo Wall Clocks, complements the Alexa experience. The clock doesn’t have a speaker or microphone built-in. Instead, it uses LEDs to visually represent the timers people set…
WeChat keeps banning Chinese Americans for talking about Hong Kong

WeChat keeps banning Chinese Americans for talking about Hong Kong

Pro-democracy candidates won a landslide victory in Hong Kong yesterday, but many Chinese Americans have been unable to express their approval online. WeChat, a popular social media messaging app, has been censoring political messages and disabling people’s accounts if they voice their support for the movement — even if they’re in the United States. Bin…
China keeps dropping toxic rocket parts on its villages

China keeps dropping toxic rocket parts on its villages

Reckless rocketeering — The country is finally experimenting with grid fins to control descent. Eric Berger - Nov 25, 2019 2:26 pm UTC Enlarge / A Long March 3B rocket launches from the Xichang Satellite Launch Center earlier this month.Costfoto / Barcroft Media via Getty ImagesChina's space program now ranks among the most successful in…
Book Review: The Body Keeps The Score

Book Review: The Body Keeps The Score

I. The Body Keeps The Score is a book about post-traumatic stress disorder. The author, Bessel van der Kolk, helped discover the condition and lobby for its inclusion in the DSM, and the brief forays into that history are the best part of the book. Like so many things, PTSD feels self-evident once you know…
What Keeps NSA Cybersecurity Boss Anne Neuberger Up at Night

What Keeps NSA Cybersecurity Boss Anne Neuberger Up at Night

At the WIRED25 conference in San Francisco today, Anne Neuberger, head of the National Security Agency's new Cybersecurity Directorate, detailed the threats that she confronts in her role. Neuberger particularly emphasized the importance of proactively defending against vulnerabilities in emerging technologies like 5G, autonomous vehicles, quantum computing—and swarms of malicious drones. Naturally.At the same time,…
It keeps going: 1 meter sea-level rise by 2300 is now inevitable

It keeps going: 1 meter sea-level rise by 2300 is now inevitable

Inherit the water — Analyzing a longer timeline, even if we ceased emissions in 2030. Scott K. Johnson - Nov 7, 2019 9:24 pm UTC Climate change is often discussed in reference to where things will be in 2100, but the story obviously doesn't end that year. Sea-level rise in particular has an impressive amount…
The Withings Move ECG Keeps Tabs on Your Ticker

The Withings Move ECG Keeps Tabs on Your Ticker

If someone who doesn’t play a specific sport asks me which fitness tracker they should get, I usually point them toward a Withings watch. They're simple and beautiful, with a comfortable silicone strap and an analog clock face.Unlike a lot of smartwatches, Withings watches don’t ping you incessantly with texts, and you don’t need to…
DeepMind AI now keeps up with ‘StarCraft II’ Grandmasters – Engadget

DeepMind AI now keeps up with ‘StarCraft II’ Grandmasters – Engadget

DeepMind's StarCraft II AI can already hang with human players, but now it's ready to handle the best of the best. The team has revealed that its AlphaStar AI can play one-on-one matches in the real-time strategy game at a Grandmaster level for all three factions (Terran, Protoss, Zerg). The AI is better than 99.8…

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THE DRILLING of the first modern well in Pennsylvania in 1859 set oil on a path that led to the heart of economics and geopolitics. Oil fuelled the rise of the West’s consumer culture; it helped determine who won the second world war and prompted a global economic crisis in the 1970s. Over the past…

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