#Robots

No, You Shouldn’t Be Worried About Artificially Intelligent Weapons

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Many smart people have signed an open letter asking the world to not build AI weapons. But that's not the AI issue that should worry us.

#Apple

Couple Making Thousands Of Knockoff iPhones Busted In Beijing

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A couple in China were busted after their factory running a full-scale counterfeit iPhone operation was discovered by Beijing police.

#Twitter

Twitter Has Officially Started Going After Joke Thieves

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Imposter jokesters are having their stolen tweets deleted.

#Knight Rider

This Phone Charger Will Turn Your Car Into KITT From ‘Knight Rider’

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This USB phone charger from ThinkGeek will not only charge your device, but it will speak to you as KITT from 'Knight Rider' as well.

CHINA

China Has Just Lifted Their Longtime Ban On Foreign Video Game Consoles

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After 15-years, China will allow sales of Microsoft, Sony and Nintendo video game hardware inside the country's borders.

san francisco

San Francisco Is Trying Paint That Splashes Pee Back At Public Urinators

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The city is trying out this paint to combat a persistent public urination problem.

#The Desk

Should We Be Afraid Of Hackers Taking Over Our Cars’ Computers?

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Fiat Chrysler execs have vowed to fix vehicle hacking concerns brought forth by a Wired feature, but will they be able to do it in time?

special effects

This Short Video Shows How Digital Cosmetics Make Celebrities Look Decades Younger

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This is how older celebrities like Jessica Lange and Michael Douglas have some years shaved off.

#Drones

That Quadcopter With A Handgun Attached To It Is Now Part Of A Federal Investigation

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And the inventor's father has some theories about why anyone would have a problem with flying, remote-controlled handguns.

TEAM DRY LAND FOREVER

A Selfie Stick Saved This Teen Girl From Drowning In A Riptide

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A teen almost drowned at Nobadeer Beach this month. Good thing she was holding a selfie stick.

Car Hacking

Watch These Hackers Wirelessly Disable The Brakes On A Jeep

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A recently revealed security flaw in Chrysler's Uconnect function allows hackers to take virtually full control of your car.

3D printing

3D Printed Missiles Are Quickly Becoming A Reality

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Raytheon, one of the biggest US defense contractors, is leading the charge towards guided missiles that can be completely 3D printed.

#Deeper Dives

Just How Close Are We To Finally Finding Extraterrestrial Life? Closer Than You Think.

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Will we find extraterrestrial life in the next 10 years like NASA has predicted? We might be closer than you think.

GROOVESHARK

RIP Grooveshark Co-Founder Josh Greenberg, 1987-2015

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There was no evidence of foul play or suicide.

Artificial Intelligence

A Robot Passed A Self-Awareness Test, But It Probably Won’t Take Over World

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A robot recently passed a self-awareness test in New York. What does this mean and when should we start panicking?

#Ashley Madison

Cheating Site Ashley Madison Has Allegedly Been Breached

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Ashley Madison has been breached, and supposedly every user is facing outing.

#Netflix

What Netflix Raising Prices Might Mean For Customers In The Near Future

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With word that Netflix is raising prices in the near future, what can we expect to lose and gain from the service and what works for you?

#drones

Drones Prevented Firefighters From Containing California’s North Fire Much Sooner

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The presence of five drones over Los Angeles' North Fire forced aerial firefighting units to retreat.

#Robots

Google Self-Driving Car Got Into An Accident, But It Wasn’t The Car’s Fault

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The fender bender shows how much of a problem distracted driving is.