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The Best Mouse for Every Kind of Gamer

Sat, 01/23/2021 - 14:00
Whether you’re into esports or casual fragging, these are the greatest gaming mice we’ve tested.
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The FTC Cracks Down on Bot-Wielding Ticket Scalpers

Sat, 01/23/2021 - 14:00
Plus: A security company creeper, Biden’s cyberteam, and the rest of this week’s security news.
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Chrome and Edge Want to Help Solve Your Password Problems

Sat, 01/23/2021 - 13:00
The line between browsers and password managers is blurring.
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A New Project Maps the Pacific Coast's Critical Kelp Forests

Sat, 01/23/2021 - 13:00
Using sea charts and satellites, the effort will trace how the kelp beds are changing in response to global warming and commercial harvesting.
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The Best Laptop Stands to Save Your Neck

Sat, 01/23/2021 - 13:00
Help your back and posture by raising your computer screen up to eye level.
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How Do You Define Electric Field, Voltage, and Current?

Sat, 01/23/2021 - 12:00
And what does that mean for making a little wire LED man light up?
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The 13 Best Weekend Deals on Laptops, Smartwatches, and More

Sat, 01/23/2021 - 12:00
Now is a good time to grab some sweet Switch games, Apple’s Magic Keyboard, or an Apple Watch Series 6 at a discounted price.
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A Fight Over GameStop’s Soaring Stock Turns Ugly

Sat, 01/23/2021 - 01:31
The denizens of the WallStreetBets subreddit helped push the flailing stock to dizzying heights—while a short seller alleged an accompanying harassment campaign.
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Biden Gets to Work, Vaccine Guidelines Change, and More

Fri, 01/22/2021 - 19:58
Catch up on the most important updates from this week.
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Let Fire Stations and EMS Crews Administer Covid Vaccines

Fri, 01/22/2021 - 17:54
They're more trusted and better distributed than pharmacies, and they're built for emergencies.
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A Year Ago I Asked: How Bad Could Covid Get? Now We Know

Fri, 01/22/2021 - 17:15
No one was calling it a pandemic yet, at least publicly. Then came more troubling evidence about transmission, as the US ignored warning signs.
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People Still Really Love the Apple II

Fri, 01/22/2021 - 17:00
The computer ceased production in 1993, but fans are still making games for it.
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The Bernie Sanders Meme Proves the Internet Is Resetting

Fri, 01/22/2021 - 14:00
Well, that and the fact that @POTUS now follows Chrissy Teigen.
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Janet Yellen Will Consider Limiting the Use of Cryptocurrency

Fri, 01/22/2021 - 14:00
During her confirmation hearing, the Treasury nominee said that blockchain-based financial networks are “a particular concern.”
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How to Reboot Your Burnt-Out Brain

Fri, 01/22/2021 - 13:00
This week, we round up tips for staying organized, energized, and mostly sane as we all ride out the rest of the pandemic.
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President Biden, Please Don't Get Into Carbon Farming

Fri, 01/22/2021 - 13:00
This is not the solution to our climate problems; it's a sweetheart deal for Big Ag.
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The Swashbuckling Escapism of Sid Meier’s Pirates!

Fri, 01/22/2021 - 12:00
The legendary developer’s new memoir brought back poignant memories of one of his most famous games—and of the hours I played with my dad.
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An Internet Without Trump

Fri, 01/22/2021 - 12:00
With Donald Trump no longer the heart of online discourse, there's room for a powerful shift.
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The Art and Science of Boarding an Airplane in a Pandemic

Fri, 01/22/2021 - 12:00
Researchers and airlines that obsessed over efficiency have spent the past year worrying about safety too.
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Alphabet Is Grounding Loon—but Won't Call It a Failure

Fri, 01/22/2021 - 00:05
Plus: The moonshot’s launch, health care for the mask-less, and a new era’s inaugural meme.
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