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Apple adds one more year of warranty to first-gen Watches

Apple adds one more year of warranty to first-gen Watches
Apple will still repair your first-gen Apple Watch if it breaks due to battery issues even if it's already older

Amazon’s free Android app program is nearing its end

Amazon's free Android app program is nearing its end
Back in 2015, Amazon launched a program called Underground that gave users free access to paid Android apps and in-app

Tesla revives automatic braking in response to lower review scores

Tesla revives automatic braking in response to lower review scores
Apparently, public pressure works... to a degree. Tesla has reintroduced automatic emergency braking to the Model S and Model X

Hideo Kojima on his cinematic influences, ‘Death Stranding’ and VR

If you're starting a new gaming festival, having Metal Gear Solid creator Hideo Kojima aboard is a good way to

Turkey blocks Wikipedia over an alleged ‘smear campaign’

Turkey may have just stepped up its efforts to quash online free speech. The country has blocked Wikipedia for supposedly

Apple, Tesla want changes to California’s self-driving car tests

Apple, Tesla want changes to California's self-driving car tests
Califonia's Department of Motor Vehicles (DMV) will soon review the new set of proposed regulations that could change how testing

EPA pulls climate science web pages to reflect White House views

President Trump and Environmental Protection Agency chief Scott Pruitt aren't exactly fans of climate science, and they're scaling back the

Watch SpaceX try a picture-perfect rocket landing at 7AM ET

Watch SpaceX try a picture-perfect rocket landing at 7AM ET
Many SpaceX rocket landings have gotchas for viewers. Drone ship landings frequently mean shaky satellite video feeds, and nighttime launches

‘The Circle’ takes anti-tech paranoia to ludicrous heights

'The Circle' takes anti-tech paranoia to ludicrous heights
As a book, David Eggers' The Circle was a flimsy attack against modern technology culture with occasional bits of insight.

Elon Musk gives us a glimpse of Tesla’s electric semi truck

Elon Musk gives us a glimpse of Tesla's electric semi truck
Elon Musk made a few revelations about some his newer projects this week, including the electric semi-truck Tesla has been

Recommended Reading: The genetics of better beer

You Want Better Beer?Good. Here's a BetterBarley GenomeAdam Rogers,WiredThe beer industry certainly isn't hurting for money these days, but a

The Morning After: Weekend Edition

The Morning After: Weekend Edition
Hey, good morning! You look fabulous.Life imitating art imitating...life? Netflix's series about prison is involved in an actual crime, and

Hackers stole a copy of ‘Orange is the New Black’ season five

Hackers stole a copy of 'Orange is the New Black' season five
The next season of Orange is the New Black isn't supposed to premiere until June 9th, but the first episode

There’s a slackbot for people who like to shit where they eat

Online dating and work chat apps have been separate entities for entirely logical, productive and HR-compliant reasons. But a dating

Yik Yak’s anonymous chat app is shutting down

Just four years after it started, Yik Yak is shutting down. In the past couple of years, issues like bullying

Portland plans to convert poop into fuel

Portland plans to convert poop into fuel
The city of Portland has come up with an unusual way to replace diesel fuel. It's going to convert waste

NASA pushes first launch of its Mars rocket to 2019

NASA pushes first launch of its Mars rocket to 2019
The Space Launch System (SLS), the heavy rocket NASA plans to send humans to Mars with, won't get its first

We destroyed a collectible Doritos bag to get at its hidden MP3 Player

We destroyed a collectible Doritos bag to get at its hidden MP3 Player
Junk food and summer blockbusters go hand in hand -- from the nachos, popcorn and candy you buy at the

Fitbit says that Flex 2 didn’t explode on its own

Wisconsin resident Dina Mitchell said she suffered second-degree burns on her arm after her Fitbit Flex 2 suddenly caught fire

Elon Musk wants to build a traffic-skipping tunnel utopia

Elon Musk wants to build a traffic-skipping tunnel utopia
Back in December, SpaceX and Tesla founder Elon Musk sent a frustrated tweet vowing to alleviate traffic by grabbing a

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