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700 Million People Just Got Encryption That Congress Can’t Touch

Wed, 20/04/2016 - 11:00am
Viber flips on default end-to-end decryption, and there's nothing Congress can do about it. The post 700 Million People Just Got Encryption That Congress Can't Touch appeared first on WIRED.
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Computer Science Reveals Exactly How To Organize Your Closet

Wed, 20/04/2016 - 11:00am
Step aside, Martha Stewart: It's time to get your closet and piles of paper organized! Computer science can help. The post Computer Science Reveals Exactly How To Organize Your Closet appeared first on WIRED.
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A New Crop of Marijuana Geneticists Sets Out to Build Better Weed

Wed, 20/04/2016 - 11:00am
There are thousands of strains of weed. Cracking their genetic codes may be the key to transforming pot from a budding business to a high-flying industry. The post A New Crop of Marijuana Geneticists Sets Out to Build Better Weed appeared first on WIRED.
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Marijuana Memo: Seriously, Guys. Do We Even Need 420 Anymore?

Wed, 20/04/2016 - 11:00am
Isn't every day a weed celebration now? The post Marijuana Memo: Seriously, Guys. Do We Even Need 420 Anymore? appeared first on WIRED.
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The Man Behind the Unexpected Beauty of Gray’s Anatomy

Wed, 20/04/2016 - 11:00am
Given the reach and influence of Gray’s Anatomy, Richard Tibbits and his colleagues are arguably the preeminent medical illustrators of our time. The post The Man Behind the Unexpected Beauty of Gray's Anatomy appeared first on WIRED.
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Holy Moses These Fake Nuns Totally Grow Weed

Wed, 20/04/2016 - 11:00am
"They’re nuns that smoke weed. It’s a very unique version of an already unique thing." The post Holy Moses These Fake Nuns Totally Grow Weed appeared first on WIRED.
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Magical Earbuds Let You Tune In and Out of the World Around You

Wed, 20/04/2016 - 11:00am
Doppler's Here aren't your next headphones, but they're a hell of a party trick. The post Magical Earbuds Let You Tune In and Out of the World Around You appeared first on WIRED.
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I Went Inside Magic Leap’s Mysterious HQ. Here’s What I Saw

Wed, 20/04/2016 - 10:00am
Jessi Hempel visits Magic Leap to interview founder Rony Abovitz The post I Went Inside Magic Leap's Mysterious HQ. Here's What I Saw appeared first on WIRED.
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Check Out These Clever Kits for Teaching Your Kids to Hack Electronics

Wed, 20/04/2016 - 9:49am
Toys and kits that are designed to teach kids hacking and basic programming skills abound, and they cater to a range of ages and skill levels. The post Check Out These Clever Kits for Teaching Your Kids to Hack Electronics appeared first on WIRED.
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All the Apps You Need to Make This 420 the Best 420 EVAR

Wed, 20/04/2016 - 9:15am
Looking to celebrate 4/20? We've got all the apps you need to make this the best 24 hours of the year. The post All the Apps You Need to Make This 420 the Best 420 EVAR appeared first on WIRED.
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How to Set Up Your Surround Sound System

Wed, 20/04/2016 - 9:13am
Clear your calendar—you’ll be watching every movie you love all over again. The post How to Set Up Your Surround Sound System appeared first on WIRED.
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These Extra-Smart Remotes Are the Ultimate in Clickbait

Wed, 20/04/2016 - 9:12am
The latest coffee-table candy bars control more than just Fargo binges. The post These Extra-Smart Remotes Are the Ultimate in Clickbait appeared first on WIRED.
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Intel Can’t Win Mobile, But It Owns the Cloud—For Now

Wed, 20/04/2016 - 12:17am
Whatever you think of the cloud moniker, this market is real, and Intel dominates it. The post Intel Can't Win Mobile, But It Owns the Cloud—For Now appeared first on WIRED.
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Theranos Is Under Investigation for Fraud, Which Is Weird for a Private Company

Tue, 19/04/2016 - 11:01pm
Theranos made a lot of promises about its tech. Not all of them have come true, which has brought federal investigators a-knocking. The post Theranos Is Under Investigation for Fraud, Which Is Weird for a Private Company appeared first on WIRED.
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Transistor Dev Announces Moody New Game, Pyre

Tue, 19/04/2016 - 9:53pm
Supergiant Games, known for Transistor and Bastion, released a trailer today for Pyre, a role-playing game about a band of exiles coming out next year. The post Transistor Dev Announces Moody New Game, Pyre appeared first on WIRED.
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Song Exploder: Rivers Cuomo’s Secret Songwriting Weapon? Spreadsheets

Tue, 19/04/2016 - 8:00pm
The Weezer frontman explains the inspiration and production process behind "Summer Elaine and Drunk Dori" from the band's 10th album. The post Song Exploder: Rivers Cuomo's Secret Songwriting Weapon? Spreadsheets appeared first on WIRED.
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Calculate Your Way to Special Relativity Just Like Einstein

Tue, 19/04/2016 - 8:00pm
What happens when you look at the electromagnetic force from two different reference frames? The answer: Special Relativity The post Calculate Your Way to Special Relativity Just Like Einstein appeared first on WIRED.
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No, This Weekend’s Big Twin Earthquakes in Japan and Ecuador Won’t Cause Eruptions

Tue, 19/04/2016 - 6:46pm
Two big earthquakes in the matter of a few days. Are they connected and will they trigger eruptions? The answer is "no" on both fronts. The post No, This Weekend's Big Twin Earthquakes in Japan and Ecuador Won't Cause Eruptions appeared first on WIRED.
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Good News: Airbnb’s App Is Now Significantly Less Infuriating

Tue, 19/04/2016 - 5:31pm
Today, Airbnb rolls out an updated version of its app that streamlines the way you book a place to stay. The post Good News: Airbnb's App Is Now Significantly Less Infuriating appeared first on WIRED.
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New Warcraft Trailer Makes This Movie Actually Look Fun

Tue, 19/04/2016 - 5:23pm
Finally, a teaser with just a little bit of levity. The post New Warcraft Trailer Makes This Movie Actually Look Fun appeared first on WIRED.
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