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Uncovering the intersection of art and technology - Nov 14, 2017
Join artists, technologists, creators and entertainers.
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Spotify’s RISE program will try to find future music superstars
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Spotify’s RISE program will try to find future music superstars

The service is selecting sixteen emerging artists per year and promoting them.

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Billboard’s charts will give more weight to paid music streams in 2018
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Billboard’s charts will give more weight to paid music streams in 2018

Streams from Spotify’s paid tier will count more for Billboard’s Top 100 than its free tier.

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Blue Origin’s BE-4 rocket engine completes first hot-fire test
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Blue Origin’s BE-4 rocket engine completes first hot-fire test

It’s the engine Jeff Bezos’ company plans on using in its New Glenn launch vehicle.

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Protect your data with a lifetime of Windscribe VPN, now $49
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Protect your data with a lifetime of Windscribe VPN, now $49

The KRACK WPA2 vulnerability affects just about everyone, but this trusted VPN can help keep your information secure.

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NASA study will help identify potentially habitable planets
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NASA study will help identify potentially habitable planets

Stars must emit just enough near-infrared light to prevent the loss of oceans.

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Harman Kardon Invoke review: The first Cortana speaker sounds amazing
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Harman Kardon Invoke review: The first Cortana speaker sounds amazing

But Cortana needs to evolve to better match the competition.

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Google considers 'fixing' the Pixel 2 XL's display colors

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Editor’s Picks

UE's Blast and Megablast join the Alexa smart speaker family
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UE's Blast and Megablast join the Alexa smart speaker family

Amazon's always-on voice assistant lands on a quality portable format.

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Google Pixel 2 and Pixel 2 XL review

Google Pixel 2 and Pixel 2 XL review

Posted   10.17.17

Prying eyes from up above

10.18.17

Los Angeles police will test drones despite privacy concerns

— By Jon Fingas
Los Angeles police will test drones despite privacy concerns
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10.28.15

Judge says drone was invading the privacy of the man who shot it

 By Jon Turi
Judge says drone was invading the privacy of the man who shot it
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05.23.15

DOJ lays down some privacy rules for feds flying drones

— By Mariella Moon
DOJ lays down some privacy rules for feds flying drones
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02.24.15

Ad outlet tries using drones to track your phone's location

— By Jon Fingas
Ad outlet tries using drones to track your phone's location
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08.03.14

Los Angeles police don't want you flying drones over their stations

— By Jon Fingas
Los Angeles police don't want you flying drones over their stations
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Sonos One review: The best-sounding smart speaker you can buy
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Sonos One review: The best-sounding smart speaker you can buy

If you want clearer music than you can get from an Echo or Google Home, look no further.

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Laptops

Surface Laptop
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Microsoft
Surface Laptop

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Macbook Pro 15-inch (late 2016)
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Apple
Macbook Pro 15-inch (late 2016)

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Phones

Galaxy S8
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Samsung
Galaxy S8

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iPhone 7
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Apple
iPhone 7

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Consoles

PlayStation 4 Pro
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Sony
PlayStation 4 Pro

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Switch
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Nintendo
Switch

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Wearables

Charge 2
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Fitbit
Charge 2

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Watch Series 2
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Apple
Watch Series 2

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VR

Daydream View
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Google
Daydream View

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PlayStation VR
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Sony
PlayStation VR

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Smart Home Speakers

Echo Dot 2nd-gen
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Amazon
Echo Dot 2nd-gen

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Home
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Google
Home

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Gear

Gear

Ford's commuter van service Chariot halts operations in San Francisco

Transportation — 1h ago
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Apps and gadgets for the 'Blade Runner' future we didn’t ask for

Gadgetry — 1h ago
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Wireless charging will make drones always ready to fly

Robots — 2h ago
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Gaming

Nintendo Switch now supports wireless USB headphones

Gadgetry — 9h ago
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Warriors, Cavaliers owners buy into 'League of Legends' series

AV — 10h ago
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The Morning After: Friday, October 20th 2017

Gadgetry — 11h ago
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Entertainment

YouTube Red's next show is a Tinder dating comedy

AV — 3h ago
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Spotify’s RISE program will try to find future music superstars

AV — 5h ago
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Does social media threaten the illusion of news neutrality?

Internet — 5h ago
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Tomorrow

Blue Origin’s BE-4 rocket engine completes first hot-fire test

Space — 6h ago
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NASA study will help identify potentially habitable planets

Space — 7h ago
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Amazon’s largest wind farm yet is up and running in Texas

Green — 10.19.17
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