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02.20.16
ICYMI: NASA's new telescope, amazing robot hand and more
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ICYMI: NASA's new telescope, amazing robot hand and more

Hubble might be able to analyze exoplanet atmosphere, but the new one will cover 100 times the area.

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12.23.15
Software glitch let 3,200 US prison inmates out early
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Software glitch let 3,200 US prison inmates out early

Washington State's Department of Corrections incorrectly-programmed systems shortened sentences.

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09.15.15
You can't fly drones near the Pope during his US visit
09.15.15

You can't fly drones near the Pope during his US visit

Don't even think of using a drone to capture videos of Pope Francis while he's in the US -- the FAA is banning them anywhere he visits.

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09.13.15
Washington state fines a crowdfunding project for stiffing backers
09.13.15

Washington state fines a crowdfunding project for stiffing backers

Washington state orders a crowdfunding project to pay up after it didn't fulfill its end of the bargain.

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06.03.15
Tim Cook says privacy is a fundamental, moral right
06.03.15

Tim Cook says privacy is a fundamental, moral right

It should surprise no one that, while being honored as a champion of privacy, Tim Cook threw shade...

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05.12.15
Washington state police now need warrants to spy on cellphones
05.12.15

Washington state police now need warrants to spy on cellphones

The US government might have only started taking a serious look at the civil liberty implications...

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04.30.15
Department of Energy 3D prints an all-electric Shelby Cobra
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04.30.15

Department of Energy 3D prints an all-electric Shelby Cobra

Carroll Shelby's iconic Cobra roadster has been making jaws drop for half a century now. To celebr...

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04.05.15
Amazon's grocery service stops delivering beer and wine
04.05.15

Amazon's grocery service stops delivering beer and wine

We hope you weren't counting on AmazonFresh to stock up on alcohol for your next big party. GeekW...

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