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Steam Summer Sale’s best discounts, chosen by Ars’ cost-cutting braintrust

You have two weeks to save on thousands of games. Here’s our starting list of savings. Enlarge / Ooh, AND stickers?! Those are fun, but we're here for the savings. (credit: Steam) Sun? Beaches? Rooftop parties? Pish-posh! It's time to hide w.....»»

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Pizzagate shooter sentenced to four years in prison

Welch searched for a “corrupt system that kidnaps, tortures, and rapes babies.” Enlarge / Sign outside Comet Ping Pong in Washington, DC. (credit: Photo by Matt McClain/The Washington Post via Getty Images) A man who barged into a Washing.....»»

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"I lost my eye"

About two billion people have no insurance, but "pay-by-mobile" policies are growing in popularity......»»

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Google Glass announces update and other tech news

BBC Click's Kathleen Hawkins looks at some of the best of the week's technology news stories.....»»

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Could XPrize tablets replace teachers in Tanzania?

Teams around the world are competing to develop tablet software to replace a teacher in developing countries......»»

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Save up to $414 on Microsoft Surface 2-in-1 tablets and notebooks

Microsoft just launched the latest additions to its Surface lineup, which means new deals and lower prices on previous-generation devices. For a limited time, you can save hundreds on these Surface 2-in-1 notebooks, laptops, and tablets. The post Sav.....»»

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Galaxy S8+ CM4 Wallet Case Review

Galaxy S8+ CM4 Wallet Case Review is a post by Cory Gunther from Gotta Be Mobile. The CM4 Q-card wallet case for the Galaxy S8 is a thin and lightweight case that holds three credit cards plus some cash. This isn’t your typical wallet case, as.....»»

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Shareholders fail to oust Mylan board, but down-voted massive salaries

Mylan hasn’t revealed the vote breakdown yet, but compensation vote is non-binding. Enlarge / Robert J. Coury of Mylan (L) and Mylan CEO Heather Bresch will remain on the board. (credit: Getty | Gilbert Carrasquillo) Mylan shareholders toda.....»»

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These freaky VR sex dummies pose some dark questions about the future

Central Saint Martins graduate Marta Dunjó has created some disturbing VR accessories to pose some big questions about the kind of impact virtual reality porn will have on society. The post These freaky VR sex dummies pose some dark questions about.....»»

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Sixers and Celtics and trades, oh my! How to stream the 2017 NBA Draft live

Although not a second of basketball will be played, the NBA draft is one of the most exciting nights of the year for basketball fans. Here's how to watch the 2017 NBA draft online, as well as what to look out for. The post Sixers and Celtics and trad.....»»

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The most expensive motorcycles in the world push the limits of 2 wheels

Ready to clear out your savings account and kickstart something new? From dedicated racing bikes to custom creations, these are the most expensive production motorcycles currently on the market. The post The most expensive motorcycles in the world pu.....»»

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Bright light pulses bamboozle mosquitoes, could help fight malaria

Researchers at the University of Notre Dame have made a potentially significant breakthrough in the battle against malaria by discovering that pulses of white light suppress mosquitoes' urge to bite. The post Bright light pulses bamboozle mosquitoes,.....»»

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Speedrun World Records finds the best playthroughs for your enjoyment

Speedrunning has long been a part of gaming culture, but getting into it can be intimidating. Even just watching can be difficult as videos make it hard to sift through. Speedrun World Records makes the process easier. The post Speedrun World Records.....»»

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FCC Proposes $120 Million Fine On Florida Robocall Scammer

The FCC on Thursday proposed a $120 million fine on a Florida resident alleged to have made almost 100 million spoofed robocalls to trick consumers with "exclusive" vacation deals from well-known travel and hospitality companies. Reuters reports: The.....»»

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Social Q’s: How Do I Get Off the Mailing List ... of a Family Member?

Also: a co-worker who hugs; a longtime best friend who wants a (big) loan; and a graduation announcement after a long silence......»»

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Some Uber Employees Balk at Travis Kalanick’s Exit as C.E.O.

More than 1,000 workers supported a petition asking the company’s board to bring back the former chief in an active role......»»

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iPhone 6s iOS 11 Beta 2: First Impressions & Performance

iPhone 6s iOS 11 Beta 2: First Impressions & Performance is a post by Adam Mills from Gotta Be Mobile. We’ve been using the iPhone 6s iOS 11 beta 2 for a couple of days now. It’s a little more stable than beta 1 but we still think most.....»»

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How to Remember Everything Without Being Hard Working

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Mylan board survives shareholder vote, but gets pushback on its compensation

Mylan hasn’t revealed the vote breakdown yet, but compensation vote is non-binding. Enlarge / Robert J. Coury of Mylan (L) and Mylan CEO Heather Bresch will remain on the board. (credit: Getty | Gilbert Carrasquillo) Mylan shareholders toda.....»»

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Alphabet Says Uber Knew About Stolen Self-Driving Car Files

In a Wednesday filing with a California court, Alphabet said a former self-driving executive Anthony Levandowski hatched a plan with Uber to steal more than 14,000 proprietary documents, including designs for the sensors that help the car see its sur.....»»

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