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Opinion: The Pacific Institute's Peter Gleick explains why the rain in California won't solve the state's water problems. [Read More]
Researchers have discovered that simple "chemically active" droplets grow to the size of cells and spontaneously divide, suggesting they might have evolved into the first living cells. [Read More]
In the space of one hour, my entire digital life was destroyed. First my Google account was taken over, then deleted. Next my Twitter account was compromised, and used as a platform to... [Read More]
The geekiest Twitterati are taking White House Press Secretary Sean Spicer to task for his news conference today. [Read More]
It was a protest as sprawling, diverse, and ubiquitous as the platform that spawned it. [Read More]
Space photos of the week, January 15—21, 2017. [Read More]
An analysis of tweets based on 40 march-related keywords and hashtags reveals the topics marchers are prioritizing. [Read More]
Fire up your private jet and hustle down to Arizona. [Read More]
Your Facebook and Twitter posts could be fueling government surveillance. That doesn't mean you should stop sharing, just try to be smart. [Read More]
Each weekend we round up the news stories that we didn't break or cover in depth but that still deserve your attention. [Read More]
CEO Jack Dorsey says it's a technical glitch and they're working on it. Really. [Read More]
Is this good news or bad? Unclear. [Read More]
The basic precepts that drive Silicon Valley philosophically and economically got subverted---easily---by an authoritarian presidential campaign. [Read More]
A change in atmosphere rolled into Washington, DC the very second Donald J. Trump approached the podium. And it wasn't just the rain. [Read More]
It's been a couple of weeks since CES---just enough time to fully process everything we saw there. [Read More]
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The resemblance is uncanny, intentional, and smart on multiple levels. [Read More]
Tesla's Autopilot system isn't defective, investigators say—and it's stopping crashes. [Read More]
Netflix is killing it. And its strategy is actually shockingly simple: spend aggressively, dominate, and make it way too difficult to compete. [Read More]
This new website lets you peek into the lives of strangers, one obscure YouTube clip at a time. [Read More]