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Google Is Launching a Global Earthquake-Detection Network

Wired RSS Feed - Wed, 08/12/2020 - 08:00
A new feature will allow Android devices to collect readings from smartphone sensors and warn users when a tectonic shake-up is imminent.
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AI Magic Makes Century-Old Films Look New

Wired RSS Feed - Wed, 08/12/2020 - 08:00
Denis Shiryaev uses algorithms to colorize and sharpen old movies, bumping them up to a smooth 60 frames per second. The result is a stunning glimpse at the past.
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Cannondale Quick Neo SL Review (2020): A Fast, Fun E-Ride

Wired RSS Feed - Wed, 08/12/2020 - 08:00
This is a powerful electric bike for fun, mostly on-road romps around town.
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How to Make Remote Learning Work for Your Children

Wired RSS Feed - Wed, 08/12/2020 - 07:00
If you're preparing for yet another round of homeschooling, we've identified a few ways to make this school year suck just a little bit less.
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How Facebook and Other Sites Manipulate Your Privacy Choices

Wired RSS Feed - Wed, 08/12/2020 - 07:00
Social media platforms repeatedly use so-called dark patterns to nudge you toward giving away more of your data.
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Scientists Put Masks to the Test—With an iPhone and a Laser

Wired RSS Feed - Wed, 08/12/2020 - 07:00
When it comes to blocking germs, not all cloth masks are created equal. A new, low-cost testing device literally illuminates which ones won’t get the job done.
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The Furious Hunt for the MAGA Bomber

Wired RSS Feed - Wed, 08/12/2020 - 06:00
Scarred by trauma and devoted to Trump, a man began mailing explosives to the president’s critics on the eve of an election. Inside the race to catch him.
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