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The Hill
5 takeaways from Senate Russian meddling presser
The Hill
The Senate Intelligence Committee is expanding the scope of its investigation into Russian meddling, with panel leaders saying there is no end date in sight. The panel is interesting in questioning a lawyer who runs in the president's inner circle ...

Business Insider
Google is using its biggest advantage as a weapon to totally embarrass Apple
Business Insider
Hardware, as they say, is hard. Building something complex like a smartphone is tough enough as it is; selling enough of them to overcome the lousy profit margins and high costs of manufacturing only makes it harder. Major companies like Google are not ...

Mashable
Hands on with the Sonos One smart speaker
Mashable
Sonos just launched its new smart speaker, the Sonos One. The device has Amazon's Alexa smart assistant built-in, marking the first time a Sonos speaker has voice control. I had a chance to hear a little of what the Sonos One is capable of at its grand ...

Wichita Eagle
Nobel Prize honors technique for seeing molecules' details
Wichita Eagle
Three researchers based in the U.S., U.K. and Switzerland won the Nobel Prize in Chemistry on Wednesday for developing a way to create detailed images of the molecules that drive life — a technology that the Nobel committee said allowed scientists to ...

The Verge
The Google Clips camera puts AI behind the lens
The Verge
You know what a digital camera is. It's a lens and a sensor, with a display to see what you're looking at, and a button to take the picture. Google Clips is a camera, but it only has some of those parts. There's no display. There's a shutter button ...

Forbes
Europe Cracks Down On Amazon's Offshore Tax Arrangement
Forbes
Amazon is the latest technology giant to feel the ire of the European Commission, which has just ordered it to pay 250 million euros (about $300 million) in back taxes to Luxembourg. Europe's top regulator said that Amazon's regional headquarters in ...

Business Insider
Elon Musk wants to colonize Mars with SpaceX but has yet to explain how people will survive there
Business Insider
elon musk spacex mars colony rocket spaceship bi graphics 4x3 Elon Musk wants to colonize Mars with SpaceX. Anaele Pelisson/Business Insider; Getty Images; Shutterstock; SpaceX. Elon Musk, the founder of SpaceX, has unveiled a new design for a ...

The Verge
After its 4chan slip-up, is it time for Google to drop Top Stories?
The Verge
After yesterday's mass shooting in Las Vegas, Google briefly gave its “Top Stories” stamp of approval to two 4chan threads identifying (and triumphantly smearing) the wrong man as the shooter. Google apologized for including “inaccurate” web pages in ...

The New Yorker
Is America Facing Another Sputnik Moment?
The New Yorker
Humanity's first satellite, launched sixty years ago, forever changed the shape of science and education in the United States. Photograph by Sovfoto / UIG via Getty. Sixty years ago today, on a drab steppe in southern Kazakhstan, the Soviet Union ...

Space.com
Gravitational-Wave Scientists: Q&A with Nobel Winners Kip Thorne and Barry Barish
Space.com
Barry C. Barish and Kip Thorne are two of the three winners of the 2017 Nobel Prize in physics. Credit: Caltech. PASADENA, Calif. ― The 2017 Nobel Prize in physics has been awarded to three scientists who played instrumental roles in the first-ever ...

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