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Tesla Model 3 rollover crash shows its real-world safety

Tesla Model 3 rollover crash shows its real-world safety

While Tesla's Model 3 should be a safe car (this isn't the company's first try), it's hard not to feel nervous. Without official crash test results, how do you know how resilient it really is? Apparently, it's tougher than yo...
Watch a self-driving car complete Goodwood's legendary hill climb

Watch a self-driving car complete Goodwood's legendary hill climb

Want a hint of how the automotive zeitgeist is changing? You only need to look at the just-ended Goodwood Festival of Speed. Roborace has carved out a small niche in history with the first self-driving vehicle to successfully complete Goodwood'...

ZTE sends 400 million hostages, gets back in business stateside

US commerce dept. counts escrow cash, warns it's always watching, Congress still split Chinese telco kit-maker ZTE is back in business in the USA after doing everything asked of it by the nation’s authorities.…

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Nintendo Labo contest champions include a solar accordion and teapots

Nintendo Labo contest champions include a solar accordion and teapots

If it wasn't already apparent that you can do much more with Nintendo Labo than what comes in the box, it is now. Nintendo has unveiled the winners of a Creators Contest that challenged them to produce games and musical instruments, and the res...

The Outdoors Are Getting A Whole Lot More Exciting This Summer With These Gadgets & Products!

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Summer and getting to spend time outdoors go hand in hand. Chip Chick partnered ...

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How You Can Normalize The Insanity Of Startup Life While Maintaining Some Semblance Of A Life

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The startup life is complete and utter chaos. It’s unpredictable. It’...

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Ladies, Here Are All The Questions You Need To Ask Yourself Before You Buy A Smart Home Security System

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There are an overwhelming amount of options on the market right now for smart ho...

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Tech Talk With Bre: Here’s Exactly How You Can Track Your Steps Using Your Apple Watch

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My fiancé got me an Apple Watch for Christmas, and I’ll admit, I absolutel...

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Pomera heads to English-speaking world with new e-ink folding pocket typewriter

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The first Pomera designed for English use looks like the e-ink typewriter I've a...

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Printed "paper" watches

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Cajiso's "paper watches" wrap a watertight tyvek wristband with a magnetic clos...

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QEMU Qicks out release Qandidate, new Qadence for version 3.0.0

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Some qode qleanup, some tweaks and also an arbitrary numbering thing The QEMU ma...

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ZTE sends 400 million hostages, gets back in business stateside

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US commerce dept. counts escrow cash, warns it's always watching, Congress still...

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Juniper makes a meal of Spectre/Meltdown

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Plus BIND bugs, billion-Euro Nokia deal, and push-to-talk gets LTE-rrific ROUNDU...

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Hope for Hutchins, Navy sinks contractor, there's another Russian hacking scandal, and more

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Also, make sure you update your Juniper kit quickly Roundup  This week, when we ...

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Montezuma's Revenge still too tough for AI, new Google Brain office, and other bits and bytes

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A wonderful week in machine learning Roundup  Hello, here are some quick AI anno...

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Error'd: All the Way from Sweden

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Error'd: All the Way from Sweden

"And to think, this price doesn't include assembly," wrote Adam G.

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CodeSOD: A Symbol of Bad Code

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CodeSOD: A Symbol of Bad Code

As developers, when we send data over the network, we can usually safely ignore ...

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Reproducible Heisenbug

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Reproducible Heisenbug

Matt had just wrapped up work on a demo program for an IDE his company had bee...

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CodeSOD: Is the Table Empty?

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CodeSOD: Is the Table Empty?

Sean has a lucrative career as a consultant/contractor. As such, he spends a gre...

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Walking on the Sun

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Walking on the Sun

In 1992, I worked at a shop that was all SunOS. Most people had a Sparc-1. Prod...

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ICANN Issues Notice of Breach of Registry Agreement to .Pharmacy TLD Operator

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ICANN Issues Notice of Breach of Registry Agreement to .Pharmacy TLD Operator

The National Association of Board of Pharmacy ("NABP"), the operator of the .Pha...

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A Progressive Web Apps World?

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A Progressive Web Apps World?

The browser is now a full fledged platform for apps. The major benefits of using...

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DomainTools Sued for Misusing New Zealand's .NZ Domain Name Registration Information

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DomainTools Sued for Misusing New Zealand's .NZ Domain Name Registration Information

Domain Name Commission Limited ("DNCL"), New Zealand's overseer for the country'...

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Anti-Phishing Working Group Proposes Use of Secure Hashing to Address GDPR-Whois Debacle

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Anti-Phishing Working Group Proposes Use of Secure Hashing to Address GDPR-Whois Debacle

The AntiPhishing Working Group (APWG) in a letter to ICANN has expressed concern...

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Doug Madory Reports on Shutting Down the BGP Hijack Factory

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Doug Madory Reports on Shutting Down the BGP Hijack Factory

A lengthy email to the NANOG mailing list last month concerning suspicious routi...

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Vegan Grilled "Chicken" - Gluten Free

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Vegan Grilled
This recipe might not taste exactly like chicken (but I can tell you it tastes a...

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Skateboard to Beer Caddy

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Skateboard to Beer Caddy
Couldn't think of a better misuse than this! Check out my instructable on how to...

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Illuminated Spiderweb Fascinator

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Illuminated Spiderweb Fascinator
Hey everyone! I've been wanting to make this for a while and just for fun almost...

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Dragon Backpack With Laser Cut Scales

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Dragon Backpack With Laser Cut Scales
I teach a maker class at a middle school and was thinking this summer of new pro...

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Pocket-Sized Backpack

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Pocket-Sized Backpack
I like to have my hands free, especially when cycling or walking long distances,...

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Ben Carson wants to raise rents on public housing tenants by 300%+, attacking elderly, people with disabilities and working poor

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Housing and Urban Affairs Secretary Ben Carson has asked for Congress's approv...

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Diane Feinstein has lost the California Democrats' Senate-race endorsement to a left-wing insurgent long-shot

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Kevin De León has done the impossible: he flipped nearly every undecided vote ...

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5 important skills to learn this summer

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Summer's here, which brings not only warmer weather but also the unsettling real...

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Avowed "utopian anarchist" Elon Musk is also one of the top donors to the GOP "Protect the House" PAC

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Elon Musk, an avowed utopian anarchist, is one of the top fifty donors to the ...

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Chinese iPhones crash when users try to type Taiwanese flag characters

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A now-fixed bug in Ios caused Chinese-localized Iphones to reboot any time th...

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Apple's big 2018 MacBook Pro keyboard cover-up

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Just a few days ago Apple launched the latest additions to its MacBook Pro range...

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YouTube launches Copyright Match tool to fight content stealing and duplication

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Eager to encourage content creators to do what they do best -- create content --...

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Adobe is working on Photoshop for iPad

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Apple has long been keen to push the iPad and iPad Pro as a viable laptop altern...

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Debian 'Stretch' 9.5 Linux distribution available for download

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Debian 9 "Stretch" was released over a year ago -- time really flies! Since then...

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Microsoft calls for government regulation of facial recognition because of 'potential for abuse'

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Microsoft president Brad Smith has called on government to regulate facial recog...

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Moto Z3 Play review: Mods are great, but it's still too reliant on them

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Moto Z3 Play review: Mods are great, but it's still too reliant on them
Motorola's Moto Z3 Play has a brand new all-glass design, along with some new ca...

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Chrome and Firefox gain Timeline integration via add-on

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Chrome and Firefox gain Timeline integration via add-on
Dominic Maas, known for developing a UWP SoundCloud client called SoundByte, has...

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HTC shares a glimpse of extended SteamVR space spanning three zones

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HTC shares a glimpse of extended SteamVR space spanning three zones
A year after SteamVR Tracking 2.0 first made headlines, HTC has shared a video s...

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Office for Android gets a bunch of new features in the July update

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Office for Android gets a bunch of new features in the July update
The July update for Office on Android has just been made available, bringing a n...

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Lenovo ThinkPad L380 Yoga review: When hardware gets down to business

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Lenovo ThinkPad L380 Yoga review: When hardware gets down to business
Lenovo's ThinkPad L380 Yoga boasts an eighth-gen Intel U-series quad-core CPU, 3...

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