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Made You Click: How Facebook Fed You Political Ads for Less Than a Penny (Wall Street Journal - Paywall) Sat, 16 Sep 2017 02:45:00 EDT

Author predicts what happpens in the next Star Wars movie (Daily Mail) Sat, 16 Sep 2017 07:44:52 +0100

Cassini Signs Off After 13 Years of Running Rings Around Saturn (Wall Street Journal - Paywall) Sat, 16 Sep 2017 01:16:01 EDT

Cassini probe meets its fiery demise on Saturn (CBS News) Fri, 15 Sep 2017 23:07:07 -0400

Cassini ends "marathon of scientific discovery" on Saturn (CBS News) Fri, 15 Sep 2017 23:05:59 -0400

Lurid Lawsuit’s Quiet End Leaves Silicon Valley Start-Up Barely Dented (New York Times - Paywall) Sat, 16 Sep 2017 02:55:44 GMT

For Amazon, Can Two Headquarters Still Equal One Culture? (Wall Street Journal - Paywall) Fri, 15 Sep 2017 22:20:14 EDT

Facebook Gave Mueller More Details on Russian Ad Buys Than Congress (Wall Street Journal - Paywall) Fri, 15 Sep 2017 21:20:15 EDT

The Snow Leopard Is No Longer Endangered. It’s Still at Risk. (New York Times - Paywall) Sat, 16 Sep 2017 01:11:55 GMT

Google, Twitter let advertisers target racist keywords, reports say (CBS News) Fri, 15 Sep 2017 21:09:36 -0400

In Amish Country, the Future Is Calling (New York Times - Paywall) Sat, 16 Sep 2017 00:08:17 GMT

Report: Facebook allowed ads to target "Jew haters" (CBS News) Fri, 15 Sep 2017 19:59:34 -0400

Google and Facebook Face Criticism for Ads Targeting Racist Sentiments (New York Times - Paywall) Fri, 15 Sep 2017 23:45:27 GMT

Nasa kills off Cassini after 20 year mission (Daily Mail) Sat, 16 Sep 2017 00:43:43 +0100

Google's spent at least $1.1 billion on self-driving cars (Daily Mail) Sat, 16 Sep 2017 00:40:19 +0100

AI can spot signs of Alzheimer's a decade before doctors (Daily Mail) Sat, 16 Sep 2017 00:37:53 +0100

Cassini Vanishes Into Saturn, Its Mission Celebrated and Mourned (New York Times - Paywall) Fri, 15 Sep 2017 23:36:52 GMT

Tech Industry Finds Washington Isn't So Hands-Off Anymore (Wall Street Journal - Paywall) Fri, 15 Sep 2017 19:27:22 EDT

Cassini scientists celebrate the mission's end with a few hundred of their closest friends (Los Angeles Times) Fri, 15 Sep 2017 16:10:00 PDT

Funding Talks at Uber and Lyft Complicate Ride-Hailing Allegiances (New York Times - Paywall) Fri, 15 Sep 2017 23:00:18 GMT

Google launches video review feature on Google Maps (Daily Mail) Fri, 15 Sep 2017 23:56:47 +0100

Jerry Pournelle, Science Fiction Novelist and Computer Guide, Dies at 84 (New York Times - Paywall) Fri, 15 Sep 2017 22:49:57 GMT

How soon can NASA go back to Saturn? This is what has to happen first (Los Angeles Times) Fri, 15 Sep 2017 15:40:00 PDT

SoFi CEO Cagney to Leave Firm Immediately (Wall Street Journal - Paywall) Fri, 15 Sep 2017 18:34:55 EDT

Beyond Netflix: Fall's Must-See Streaming TV (Wall Street Journal - Paywall) Fri, 15 Sep 2017 18:24:16 EDT

Facebook hires AI expert, launches lab in Montreal (Daily Mail) Fri, 15 Sep 2017 23:12:28 +0100

As NASA's Cassini mission flames out over Saturn, scientists mark bittersweet end of mission (Los Angeles Times) Fri, 15 Sep 2017 15:05:00 PDT

Cassini Is Gone. Here Are the Next Space Missions to Watch Out For. (New York Times - Paywall) Fri, 15 Sep 2017 21:53:10 GMT

Back to Saturn? Five Missions Proposed to Follow Cassini (New York Times - Paywall) Fri, 15 Sep 2017 21:51:51 GMT

Tiger Species Thought Extinct Is Possibly Spotted in Indonesia (New York Times - Paywall) Fri, 15 Sep 2017 21:49:31 GMT

Why virtual reality is the next frontier in pain relief (Daily Mail) Fri, 15 Sep 2017 22:45:40 +0100

How well can seeds survive in space? (Daily Mail) Fri, 15 Sep 2017 22:17:52 +0100

Google allowed anti-Semitic, racist, ad targeting, report says (Fox News) Fri, 15 Sep 2017 21:11:00 GMT

Quantum math could solve NYC's subway problem (Daily Mail) Fri, 15 Sep 2017 21:56:50 +0100

Brain-eating amoeba are thriving in Florida's warm (Daily Mail) Fri, 15 Sep 2017 21:55:40 +0100

Amazon now authorized to host DoD's most sensitive data (Daily Mail) Fri, 15 Sep 2017 21:51:40 +0100

If Google invests in Lyft, what does that mean for Uber? (Los Angeles Times) Fri, 15 Sep 2017 13:35:00 PDT

Ranting and Rapping Online in China, and Raking In Millions (New York Times - Paywall) Fri, 15 Sep 2017 20:32:14 GMT

Nepal survey to remeasure Mount Everest begins (Daily Mail) Fri, 15 Sep 2017 21:31:10 +0100

Trilobites: One Night a Year, This Cactus Flower May Surprise You (New York Times - Paywall) Fri, 15 Sep 2017 20:21:19 GMT

Vocations: Serving the Community, Working for Microsoft (New York Times - Paywall) Fri, 15 Sep 2017 20:00:00 GMT

Social Media Startup Gab Sues Google Over Removal From Play App Store (Wall Street Journal - Paywall) Fri, 15 Sep 2017 15:58:25 EDT

Google hit with class action lawsuit over gender pay gap (CBS News) Fri, 15 Sep 2017 15:25:13 -0400

Researchers create first map of water in Moon's soil (Daily Mail) Fri, 15 Sep 2017 19:48:37 +0100

1-in-20 chance climate change will wipe out humanity (Daily Mail) Fri, 15 Sep 2017 19:46:27 +0100

Wolves have an understanding of cause and effect (Daily Mail) Fri, 15 Sep 2017 19:27:33 +0100

There's a Speeding Mass of Space Junk Orbiting Earth, Smashing Into Things (Wall Street Journal - Paywall) Fri, 15 Sep 2017 14:27:32 EDT

SoFi CEO steps down abruptly, facing allegations of fostering toxic culture (Los Angeles Times) Fri, 15 Sep 2017 11:15:00 PDT

Children bullied for being fat WON'T be sad as an adult (Daily Mail) Fri, 15 Sep 2017 19:00:46 +0100

California Internet privacy bill could have nationwide sway if it passes (Los Angeles Times) Fri, 15 Sep 2017 10:55:00 PDT

Google Sued by 3 Female Ex-Employees Who Say It Pays Women Less Than Men (New York Times - Paywall) Fri, 15 Sep 2017 17:35:33 GMT

How does Russias powerful information machine work? (CBS News) Fri, 15 Sep 2017 13:26:10 -0400

Arctic ice once again shows 'considerable melting' (Daily Mail) Fri, 15 Sep 2017 18:24:57 +0100

We would be clueless in a zombie apocalypse, poll finds (Daily Mail) Fri, 15 Sep 2017 18:17:28 +0100

Equifax says almost 400,000 Britons hit in data breach (BBC) Fri, 15 Sep 2017 17:12:35 GMT

'Long live Cassini': Nasa scientists say farewell (BBC) Fri, 15 Sep 2017 17:00:10 GMT

See the dramatic moment Cassini launched 20 years ago (Daily Mail) Fri, 15 Sep 2017 17:57:51 +0100

Cassini satellite to make fiery grand finale in Saturns atmosphere (CBS News) Fri, 15 Sep 2017 12:49:04 -0400

Cybersecurity experts on Equifaxs failure to install software fix (CBS News) Fri, 15 Sep 2017 12:24:32 -0400

Terrifying BlueBorne hack spreads viruses via Bluetooth (Daily Mail) Fri, 15 Sep 2017 17:09:39 +0100

Thinking others have more friends can affect happiness (Daily Mail) Fri, 15 Sep 2017 17:02:06 +0100

'Angry Birds' Maker Rovio Disappoints With IPO Pricing (Wall Street Journal - Paywall) Fri, 15 Sep 2017 11:58:59 EDT

Musical scientist turned arrhythmia into classical music (Daily Mail) Fri, 15 Sep 2017 16:57:10 +0100

Mars mission isolation simulation on Hawaii volcano ending (CBS News) Fri, 15 Sep 2017 11:54:59 -0400

Academics say projectile pee makes boys better scientists (Daily Mail) Fri, 15 Sep 2017 16:51:33 +0100

Sorry, Alexa. 'South Park' episode messes with viewers' home devices (Fox News) Fri, 15 Sep 2017 15:42:00 GMT

Is This Hotel an Airbnb Killer? (Wall Street Journal - Paywall) Fri, 15 Sep 2017 11:25:19 EDT

DSEI: Meet the military fast attack boat that sails itself (Fox News) Fri, 15 Sep 2017 15:10:00 GMT

Study shows that apologising can make rejection feel worse (Daily Mail) Fri, 15 Sep 2017 16:06:03 +0100

See Enceladus set behind Saturn and Cassini's last view of the ringed planet (Los Angeles Times) Fri, 15 Sep 2017 07:55:00 PDT

Doctor reveals the correct way to put on antiperspirant (Daily Mail) Fri, 15 Sep 2017 15:52:06 +0100

SoFi Board Says C.E.O. Is Out Immediately Amid Sexual Harassment Scandal (New York Times - Paywall) Fri, 15 Sep 2017 14:41:24 GMT

Chinese maze: Village makes giant tech code from trees (BBC) Fri, 15 Sep 2017 14:38:31 GMT

Sheffield Hallam Uni: Dancing ability is in your genes (Daily Mail) Fri, 15 Sep 2017 15:35:20 +0100

Man beats Amazon Echo at number game (Daily Mail) Fri, 15 Sep 2017 15:23:09 +0100

Japan's SoftBank Wants Big Chunk of Uber, But at Steep Discount (Wall Street Journal - Paywall) Fri, 15 Sep 2017 10:21:23 EDT

Biblical prophecy predicts Rapture on September 23 (Daily Mail) Fri, 15 Sep 2017 15:20:44 +0100

Adelaide University study how to reduce alcohol cravings (Daily Mail) Fri, 15 Sep 2017 15:10:07 +0100

Google hit with class-action gender pay lawsuit (Fox News) Fri, 15 Sep 2017 14:05:00 GMT

Nasa scientists will finish 8 month isolation in Hawaii (Daily Mail) Fri, 15 Sep 2017 14:55:34 +0100

Hubble Discovers Planet So Dark It Absorbs 94% Of All Light That Reaches It (Huffington Post) Fri, 15 Sep 2017 09:40:24 -0400

Witness An Orchestral Performance Conducted Completely By A Robot (Huffington Post) Fri, 15 Sep 2017 09:39:34 -0400

iPhone 8 pre-orders are available now and going fast (Fox News) Fri, 15 Sep 2017 13:15:00 GMT

Tech Tip: Scheduling Your Smartphone for a Little Peace and Quiet (New York Times - Paywall) Fri, 15 Sep 2017 13:00:23 GMT

Bits: Farhad’s and Mike’s Week in Tech: New iPhones and Facebook Ads (New York Times - Paywall) Fri, 15 Sep 2017 13:00:03 GMT

Cassini plunges to its death at Saturn, and humanity says goodbye (Los Angeles Times) Fri, 15 Sep 2017 05:30:00 PDT

Security Does Not Equal Privacy (Huffington Post) Fri, 15 Sep 2017 08:05:14 -0400

Teachers Vs Social Media (Huffington Post) Fri, 15 Sep 2017 08:02:03 -0400

Cassini, the NASA spacecraft that expanded the search for life beyond Earth, dies in Saturn's sky (Los Angeles Times) Fri, 15 Sep 2017 05:00:00 PDT

Children Should Be Free To Explore The Internet Safely Without Fear Of 'Randoms' (Huffington Post) Fri, 15 Sep 2017 07:58:39 -0400

Cassini: Probe incinerates on entry to Saturn (BBC) Fri, 15 Sep 2017 11:57:01 GMT

Urgent Upskilling Required As UK Jobs Are Already 'Too Digital' For Most (Huffington Post) Fri, 15 Sep 2017 07:54:30 -0400

Facebook used anti-Semitic ad categories, report says (Fox News) Fri, 15 Sep 2017 11:51:00 GMT

UN warning on growing digital 'chasm' (BBC) Fri, 15 Sep 2017 11:41:40 GMT

What Real People Want: A Guide For The Home Secretary (Huffington Post) Fri, 15 Sep 2017 07:41:36 -0400

DNA could rewrite the story of Australia's discovery (Daily Mail) Fri, 15 Sep 2017 12:27:55 +0100

A Decade In The Life: Apple Celebrates The iPhone's 10th Year With Three New Handsets (Huffington Post) Fri, 15 Sep 2017 07:23:50 -0400

The Power of Scale (Huffington Post) Fri, 15 Sep 2017 07:20:26 -0400

7 Incredible Discoveries Made By NASA's Cassini Spacecraft (Huffington Post) Fri, 15 Sep 2017 06:29:30 -0400

Cassini Grand Finale: NASA Spacecraft Ends 13-Year Mission Around Saturn (Huffington Post) Fri, 15 Sep 2017 05:53:11 -0400

Facebook to trim advert categories aimed at 'anti-Semites' (BBC) Fri, 15 Sep 2017 09:50:06 GMT

The hilarious winners of the 2017 Ig Nobels revealed (Daily Mail) Fri, 15 Sep 2017 10:44:23 +0100

Burger robot rolled out to US restaurants and other news (BBC) Fri, 15 Sep 2017 09:34:29 GMT

EU to demand Internet firms act to remove illegal content (Daily Mail) Fri, 15 Sep 2017 10:22:38 +0100

Angry Birds maker Rovio targets $1bn valuation (BBC) Fri, 15 Sep 2017 08:36:32 GMT

3,000 Swedish commuters using microchips as travel cards (Daily Mail) Fri, 15 Sep 2017 09:14:09 +0100

Ford admits role in car seat costume 'driverless' stunt (Daily Mail) Fri, 15 Sep 2017 08:19:52 +0100

Alphabet in Talks to Invest About $1 Billion in Lyft (Wall Street Journal - Paywall) Fri, 15 Sep 2017 02:53:33 EDT

Blank-Check IPO Raises $600 Million, Search Begins for Tech Unicorn (Wall Street Journal - Paywall) Fri, 15 Sep 2017 02:52:34 EDT

Oracle's Bet on Cloud Computing Drives Growth (Wall Street Journal - Paywall) Fri, 15 Sep 2017 02:47:21 EDT

Summer growing longer in waters off New England, scientists say (CBS News) Fri, 15 Sep 2017 02:05:25 -0400

Top China Bitcoin exchange to stop trading (BBC) Fri, 15 Sep 2017 05:31:35 GMT

Fire on the Mountain: 2 Forests Offer Clues to Yellowstone’s Fate in a Warming World (New York Times - Paywall) Fri, 15 Sep 2017 04:43:07 GMT

Hyperloop One Strikes Early-Stage Partnership With Colorado (New York Times - Paywall) Fri, 15 Sep 2017 04:41:55 GMT

Facebook removes feature that let ads reach 'Jew haters' (Daily Mail) Fri, 15 Sep 2017 05:24:46 +0100

Equifax lays blame for massive security breach (CBS News) Thu, 14 Sep 2017 23:35:38 -0400

Horrors! Millennials Use Tracking Apps to Turn Tables on Mom and Dad (Wall Street Journal - Paywall) Thu, 14 Sep 2017 22:03:03 EDT

Hyperloop One reveals 10 potential routes around the world (Daily Mail) Fri, 15 Sep 2017 02:45:14 +0100

The Shkreli Syndrome: Youthful Trouble, Tech Success, Then a Fall (New York Times - Paywall) Fri, 15 Sep 2017 01:37:00 GMT

SpaceX releases blooper reel' of failed rocket landings (Daily Mail) Fri, 15 Sep 2017 02:30:11 +0100

Alphabet, Google's parent company, reportedly in talks to invest $1 billion in Lyft (Los Angeles Times) Thu, 14 Sep 2017 18:20:00 PDT

Murderer Paul Dyson was betrayed by victim's fingernails (Daily Mail) Fri, 15 Sep 2017 02:06:22 +0100

Ash tree species pushed to brink of extinction (Daily Mail) Fri, 15 Sep 2017 02:02:52 +0100

Maurice Bluestein, Who Modernized the Wind Chill Index, Dies at 76 (New York Times - Paywall) Fri, 15 Sep 2017 00:35:47 GMT

Champagne is perfect when white smoke comes after opening (Daily Mail) Fri, 15 Sep 2017 01:28:19 +0100

DNA nanobot can deliver medicine in the human bloodstream (Daily Mail) Fri, 15 Sep 2017 01:27:01 +0100

Google purges malicious Android apps (CBS News) Thu, 14 Sep 2017 20:10:38 -0400

Hubble spots 'pitch black' planet so hot it eats light (Daily Mail) Fri, 15 Sep 2017 01:10:16 +0100

NASA images capture Curiosity rover's 20-story climb (Daily Mail) Fri, 15 Sep 2017 01:09:08 +0100

Samsung's New $300 Million Fund Bets on Automotive Innovation (Wall Street Journal - Paywall) Thu, 14 Sep 2017 19:45:55 EDT

Cassini: Saturn 'death dive' spacecraft in numbers (BBC) Thu, 14 Sep 2017 23:24:07 GMT

Instagram secrets (BBC) Thu, 14 Sep 2017 23:18:03 GMT

Interstellar ice could shed light on the birth of DNA (Daily Mail) Fri, 15 Sep 2017 00:14:46 +0100

Ancient amphibians had mouthful of teeth (Daily Mail) Fri, 15 Sep 2017 00:10:03 +0100

Experts compile list of out-of-use English words (Daily Mail) Fri, 15 Sep 2017 00:06:18 +0100

NASA's 'Gravity map' of Mars suggests the crust is porous (Daily Mail) Fri, 15 Sep 2017 00:02:10 +0100

Astronomy photographer of the year winners announced (Daily Mail) Fri, 15 Sep 2017 00:01:46 +0100

Elephants hide by day, forage at night to evade poachers (Daily Mail) Thu, 14 Sep 2017 23:29:05 +0100

Retailers sell masks after meme response to iPhone Face ID (Daily Mail) Thu, 14 Sep 2017 23:20:46 +0100

Spectacular 'unicorn of the sea' spotted off Queensland (Daily Mail) Thu, 14 Sep 2017 23:13:04 +0100

Nikon Picked 32 Photographers to Promote a Camera. All 32 Were Men. (New York Times - Paywall) Thu, 14 Sep 2017 22:05:21 GMT

South Park episode sets off viewers' Alexa and Google Home (Daily Mail) Thu, 14 Sep 2017 23:01:08 +0100

Floating Tar, Dead Fish: Oil Spill Threatens Greek Beaches (New York Times - Paywall) Thu, 14 Sep 2017 21:55:12 GMT

UCLA scientists create an air conditioner that fits in your pocket (Los Angeles Times) Thu, 14 Sep 2017 14:50:00 PDT

Google sued over 'sex discrimination' (BBC) Thu, 14 Sep 2017 21:45:48 GMT

Pumpkin spice latte science of the craving (Daily Mail) Thu, 14 Sep 2017 22:39:11 +0100

Kaspersky cyber-security chief urges customers to stay (BBC) Thu, 14 Sep 2017 21:37:30 GMT

NASAs Cassini mission to Saturn nears fiery end (CBS News) Thu, 14 Sep 2017 17:36:30 -0400