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Iltifat Husain has seen an awful lot of sickness and injury during his time as an emergency room doctor, but lately, he’s worried about something new. He’s worried about the ill effects of mobile healthcare apps. There are hundreds of medically themed...
From: Wired | By: Robert McMillan | Tuesday, July 29, 2014
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There is no doubt the integrity of our communications and the privacy of our online activities have been the biggest casualty of the NSA’s unfettered surveillance of our digital lives. But the ongoing revelations of government eavesdropping has had...
From: Wired | By: Kim Zetter | Tuesday, July 29, 2014
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While the character Lucy was promoted as the next iteration of “weaponized women”—that politically fraught subset of sci-fi characters—she turned out to be just another empty vessel....
From: Wired | By: Devon Maloney | Tuesday, July 29, 2014
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Now that Cadillac is putting 4G LTE in its cars, it makes sense to offer an equally advanced phone charging solution, one that doesn’t depend on wires that get tangled and in the way. So GM’s luxury arm announced Monday that its customers will soon...
From: Wired | By: Alexander George | Tuesday, July 29, 2014
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It’s five o’clock, and your dog is excitedly wagging her tail and nuzzling against you. Your furry friend is hungry and seems to know that this is the hour you usually feed her. But was this performance a simple reaction to a rumbling in Ginger’s tummy...
From: Wired | By: Adam Mann | Tuesday, July 29, 2014
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James Cameron's next film is deep. Like, seven miles deep. It's a 90-minute documentary of the Avatar director's quest to take a submersible he designed himself way down into the Mariana Trench, so it's literally the least superficial movie he's ever...
From: Wired | By: Angela Watercutter | Tuesday, July 29, 2014
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Scarlett Johansson stars as the ass-kicking, nearly superhuman protagonist in the new sci-fi action flick Lucy. But while the French—namely the film's writer and director Luc Besson—continue to put out films lead by strong heroines, Marvel and DC...
From: Wired | By: Wired Staff | Tuesday, July 29, 2014
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[HTML1] You can watch the spectacular night sky show of the Delta Aquarid meteor shower with a live online broadcast from the Slooh Space Camera, starting tonight at 7 p.m. PT/10 p.m. ET. Meteor showers occur when the Earth passes through the debris...
From: Wired | By: Adam Mann | Tuesday, July 29, 2014
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If that $3 billion acquisition of Beats didn't have you convinced, Apple is getting serious about the radio business....
From: Wired | By: Issie Lapowsky | Monday, July 28, 2014
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The train hurtles down the track, the engineer oblivious to the vanished bridge the villain just dynamited to smithereens. For some investors, that train is Amazon and the engineer is CEO Jeff Bezos, who is throwing every kind of fuel he can imagine...
From: Wired | By: Marcus Wohlsen | Monday, July 28, 2014
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Game mods are traditionally free, but the fan-made Portal 2 mod Aperture Tag comes with a $7 price tag....
From: Wired | By: Bo Moore | Monday, July 28, 2014
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World War I was shaped by new vehicles—planes, cars, tanks, zeppelins—that fundamentally changed warfare. The conflict also pushed the development of those technologies and put them through some of the toughest tests imaginable, either proving their...
From: Wired | By: Alexander George | Monday, July 28, 2014
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"Entry level" and "gaming machine" aren't phrases that normally go together, and "Lenovo" isn't typically a manufacturer that goes with either of them....
From: Wired | By: Christopher Null | Monday, July 28, 2014
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Dahon's $5,000 folding bike, the Mu Rohloff, is designed to be tougher than other everyday commuters. It can also fold and unfold quicker....
From: Wired | By: Christina Bonnington | Monday, July 28, 2014
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In a new study, scientists tracked the activity of 80 percent of the neurons in the brain of a baby zebrafish as the animal as the animal responds to what it sees. The scientists who made it say their new technique, called light-sheet imaging, will allow...
From: Wired | By: Joshua Batson | Monday, July 28, 2014
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At a time when our cars are starting to drive themselves and manual transmissions are going extinct, it can be tough to find an unbridled driving experience that leaves you shrieking with fear and delight. One way to get that? Drop one wheel, attach...
From: Wired | By: Alexander George | Monday, July 28, 2014
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Everyone and their mother (and the Terminator's mother) came by the Wired Cafe at Comic-Con this year. Here's what they told us....
From: Wired | By: Wired Staff | Monday, July 28, 2014
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Katherine Freese, a physicist who will soon lead the Nordic Institute for Theoretical Physics, reflects on the hunt for dark matter and how dark matter heating may have produced the first stars....
From: Wired | By: Simons Science News | Monday, July 28, 2014
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Four women tell their sordid tales of what it's really like to fundraise while female....
From: Wired | By: Issie Lapowsky | Monday, July 28, 2014
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In the eyes of Silicon Valley venture capitalists, nothing is worth more right now than rooms and rides. Airbnb (the rooms) and Uber (the rides) are the two most highly valued private companies in startup land, with Airbnb’s price tag at $10 billion...
From: Wired | By: Marcus Wohlsen | Tuesday, July 29, 2014
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Just in time for back-to-school season, Apple has updated its MacBook Pro line with improved specs, including speedier Intel processors and lowered price tags....
From: Wired | By: Christina Bonnington | Tuesday, July 29, 2014
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The tweets have spoken—and according to the social media gods Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice was the most talked about thing at this year's Comic-Con International in San Diego. The Zack Snyder-directed flick, however, is not stacking up to be...
From: Wired | By: Graeme McMillan | Tuesday, July 29, 2014
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The 2015 Dodge Challenger SRT Hellcat is the most powerful production car a major American automaker has ever produced. The supercharged 6.2-liter HEMI V8 engine delivers a ludicrous 707 horsepower. To put that in perspective, an Oshkosh M1070A1 heavy...
From: Wired | By: Jordan Golson | Tuesday, July 29, 2014
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Measuring about 2.5 inches square and a half an inch deep, the Mikey Digital is small enough to stow in a pocket or backpack. The $100 multi-purpose mic is suited for recording the occasional podcast, your band's rehearsals, or interviews for work....
From: Wired | By: Christina Bonnington | Tuesday, July 29, 2014
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With the new Save Links feature, Facebook's main iOS app finally gets a built-in bookmarking service....
From: Wired | By: Christina Bonnington | Tuesday, July 29, 2014
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