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This Headphone-Air Filter Mashup Is Too Brilliant and Bizarre to Ignore

This Headphone-Air Filter Mashup Is Too Brilliant and Bizarre to Ignore

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Amazon Wants to Kill the Barcode

Amazon Wants to Kill the Barcode

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Why Apple's Next Big Thing Still Isn't Here

Why Apple's Next Big Thing Still Isn't Here

VR badly needed the pizzazz of Apple to serve as a catalyst for the technology. But the tech giant gave it the cold shoulder this year.

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Streaming TV's Party Is Over. Now Comes the Hangover

Streaming TV's Party Is Over. Now Comes the Hangover

Services kept launching with big budgets and, often, cheap prices. Most upped your bill this year, and it won't stop there.

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Ex-Twitter Employees Speak Out About 'Inhumane' Layoffs

Ex-Twitter Employees Speak Out About 'Inhumane' Layoffs

As the company's legal woes mount, the latest lawsuit against Twitter alleges that its layoffs targeted women.

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Google Pixel Fold Render Shows a Thin Foldable With Big Cameras

Google Pixel Fold Render Shows a Thin Foldable With Big Cameras

A new video purportedly shows Google's answer to the Samsung Galaxy Fold.

FTC Sues to Block Microsoft's $69B Acquisition of Activision Blizzard

FTC Sues to Block Microsoft's $69B Acquisition of Activision Blizzard

The US government agency says the massive deal will hurt competition. Microsoft has offered to make concessions to prevent that.

Billionaire's Moon Mission Picks Steve Aoki and 'Everyday Astronaut'

Billionaire's Moon Mission Picks Steve Aoki and 'Everyday Astronaut'

The DearMoon mission finally has its crew for a ride on SpaceX's Starship.

Guillermo del Toro Reimagines 'Pinocchio,' One Frame at a Time

Guillermo del Toro Reimagines 'Pinocchio,' One Frame at a Time

Using stop-motion animation, the director delivers a dazzling and decidedly grownup take on the puppet come to life.

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Astronomers Spot a Ghostly Light Glowing Throughout the Solar System

Astronomers Spot a Ghostly Light Glowing Throughout the Solar System

Scientists used NASA's Hubble Space Telescope to identify the presence of an unexplained glow amid the blackness of space.

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What to Remember About 'Avatar' Before Watching 'Way of Water'

What to Remember About 'Avatar' Before Watching 'Way of Water'

Refresh your memory of the original 2009 film as Avatar 2 nears.

It's Science: How Flushing a Public Toilet Blasts Pathogens All Over

It's Science: How Flushing a Public Toilet Blasts Pathogens All Over

Yes, it truly is disgusting. Here's proof. (Run for it.)

Lion Cub Fail Wins Comedy Wildlife Photography Awards

Lion Cub Fail Wins Comedy Wildlife Photography Awards

A klutzy lion cub takes top honors. But we think the ninja squirrel got robbed.

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