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Illustrated experiment: bioengineering’s ray of hope

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Three apologises after network problems

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Three apologises after network problems 23 April 2017 From the section UK Image copyright Three Mobile phone company Three has apologised after some of its customers were unable to make calls or texts. The company said it had a “temporary network issue” which affected calls and texts during Saturday afternoon and evening. It said calls…

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From flop to fame: how the ridiculed Roland TR-808 came to define modern music

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Roland/Wikimedia Commons In 1982, Marvin Gaye found himself in the small Belgian city of Ostend, trying to escape his drug, money and family problems. The soul star needed to create his music in complete isolation. He was surrounded by synthesisers and drum machines, pushing buttons, setting levels and cueing rhythms. He pushed ‘play’ to a…

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Earth Day 2017: what is it and why is it important?

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On January 28, 1969, a drilling-induced crack in the Santa Barbara Channel released more than 3 million tonnes of crude oil into the water. It formed black waves that struck the Southern California coastline and washed upon beaches in an eerie silence, carrying with them seabirds and animals drowning in oil. Across America, an outpouring…

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These images of alien worlds are not as they seem

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Adam Makarenko wants to change the way we look at space – so he creates miniature exoplanets in his living room in Toronto, Canada. Makarenko, 43, has been creating models since 2006 and began building exoplanets in 2016. Subscribe to WIRED ADVERTISEMENT “There’s so much discovery [of exoplanets] going on at the moment, and this…

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Speech therapist: poet Hussain Manawer is setting his sights on space

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Poetry can move the soul – but can it change minds? Hussain Manawer thinks so. The east London-based poet and campaigner uses the spoken word to campaign on issues from mental health to climate change. “I try to write poetry for the betterment of human life,” says Manawer, 26. Subscribe to WIRED ADVERTISEMENT A former…

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US Navy cracks down on sharing of intimate photographs

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US Navy cracks down on sharing of intimate photographs 21 April 2017 From the section Technology Image copyright John Moore/Getty Images The US Navy has issued new rules forbidding personnel from sharing intimate photographs without consent. They ban the sharing of images when “the person depicted had a reasonable expectation of privacy” or “without legal…

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Computer pioneer Harry Huskey dies aged 101

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Computer pioneer Harry Huskey dies aged 101 21 April 2017 From the section Technology Image copyright Courtesy of NPL Image caption Designed by Alan Turing, the Ace computer was built with the help of Harry Huskey Engineer Harry Huskey, who helped build many of the first ever computers, has died aged 101. Dr Huskey was…

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WIRED Security 2017: Partners

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WIRED’s partners don’t just sponsor our events they actively participate in them with breakout discussions, competitions and startup sessions. We work closely with each of our partners to create tailored experiences. Learn about the organisations specialising in cybersecurity, security intelligence and international security you can meet at WIRED Security. ADVERTISEMENT Request Sponsorship Info Event Media…

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Ugo Ehiogu’s tragic death is a reminder of the risks faced by former athletes

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Getty Images / Julian Finney / Staff Ugo Ehiogu, Tottenham Hotspur’s under-23 coach and former England and Aston Villa defender, passed away yesterday from cardiac arrest at the age of 44. Ehiogu collapsed at Spurs training ground in Enfield at 11:30am on April 20, where he received immediate medical treatment before being transferred to the…

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Brain Tumour Charity cautious about Italy mobile phone ruling

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Brain Tumour Charity cautious about Italy mobile phone ruling 21 April 2017 From the section Technology Image copyright Getty Images The Brain Tumour Charity has said there is insufficient scientific evidence linking mobile phone use with brain tumours, following a court ruling. The Italian court, in Ivrea, agreed that a man’s brain tumour was linked…

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YouTube is going to teach teens how to spot fake news by running workshops

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Youtube Google has today launched a series of day-long workshops for 13 to 18-year-olds in the UK, as part of Youtube’s ‘Creators for Change’ programme. The programme aims at tackling various social issues online, as well as promoting “awareness”, “tolerance and empathy”. The sessions come in the wake of recent backlash over Youtube’s restricted mode,…

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When does a car become truly autonomous? Levels of self-driving technology explained

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Volkswagen’s ‘Cedric’ self-driving automobile Getty Images / Harold Cunningham / Stringer Ford, Google, Tesla, and Apple are just a handful of the firms developing technology and vehicles for the ongoing push towards autonomous cars. The most realistic deadline, according to research by consulting firm Navigant, is 2021 when Ford predicts its autonomous ride-sharing platforms will…

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Life, Connected with TAG Heuer

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From our toasters to our heaters, our refrigerators to our cars, the world we live in is becoming increasingly interconnected. The common link between these devices? The internet of things (IoT): a network of physical, smart devices that can communicate and work with each other by sharing information over the internet. Our entertainment, transport and…

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One simple change has made Google Home much more personalised

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Google Both the Google Home and Amazon Echo personal speakers and AI bots are able to provide updates about your day, details on your commute and information that’s specific to you. The problem comes when someone else who lives in the same space as the devices wants information personalised to them. ADVERTISEMENT With its latest…

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Selfies could make election voting ‘more accessible’, app makers say

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A new app which allows people to vote using a selfie has been revealed by a leading election technology company. Newsbeat had an exclusive demonstration of the software which uses facial recognition to let people register for elections and cast a vote. Smartmatic, who developed the app, claim it is more secure than standard online…

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Cameroon’s President Paul Biya orders end to internet shutdown

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Cameroon’s President Paul Biya orders end to internet shutdown 21 April 2017 From the section Africa Image caption North-West and South-West are Cameroon’s two English-speaking regions Cameroon’s President Paul Biya has ordered the resumption of internet services in the country’s English-speaking regions, three months after they were cut off amid protests. Authorities sent texts to…

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WIRED Awake: 10 must-read articles for April 21

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Getty Images / Carl Court Your WIRED daily briefing. Today, the US Department of Justice is considering charges against WikiLeaks’ Julian Assange, Uber may have to pay £2.1 million to operate in London, Google Home can now tell people apart by their voices, and more. ADVERTISEMENT Get WIRED Awake sent straight to your inbox every…

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Free hacking tools ‘help young into cyber-crime’

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Free hacking tools ‘help young into cyber-crime’ 21 April 2017 From the section Technology Image copyright NCA Image caption Cyber-criminals arrested and charged by the NCA were interviewed for the report Free, easy-to-use hacking tools help many young people slip into a life of cyber-crime, according to a report. The National Crime Agency (NCA) has…

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Tesla recalls 53,000 cars over brake issue

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Tesla recalls 53,000 cars over brake issue 21 April 2017 From the section Business Image copyright Getty Images Tesla has issued a voluntary global recall for some of its Model S and Model X cars to fix a problem with the parking brake. The electric car maker said about 2% of the 53,000 vehicles built…

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YouTube to offer fake news workshops to teenagers

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YouTube is launching a new campaign to tackle internet safety and issues around fake news, the video streaming site has announced. The company says it will put on workshops aimed at 13- to 18-year-olds in cities across the UK. The plans, promoted as part of Internet Citizens day, also aim to raise awareness of issues…

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Circular runways: Engineer defends his proposal

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Circular runways: Engineer defends his proposal By Dougal Shaw World Hacks, BBC News 21 April 2017 From the section Magazine Media playback is unsupported on your device Media captionThink again: Will circular runways ever take off? Last month we published a video arguing the case for circular runways at airports, as part of a series…

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Tomorrow’s Cities: Singapore’s plans for a smart nation

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Tomorrow’s Cities: Singapore’s plans for a smart nation By Karishma Vaswani Asia business correspondent 21 April 2017 From the section Technology Media playback is unsupported on your device Media captionKarishma Vaswani tests Singapore’s smart city tech Singapore is aiming to be the world’s first Smart Nation – but what does that actually entail? You know…

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Jet-propelled sky taxi tested in Germany

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Media playback is unsupported on your device Jet-propelled sky taxi tested in Germany 20 April 2017 Last updated at 18:00 BST A jet-propelled vehicle that can take off vertically has been tested in Germany. Lilium, the company behind it, hopes to launch a five-seater version as an autonomous sky taxi service in the future. Pictures…

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Lilium’s jet-powered taxi completes its first test flights over Germany

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[embedded content] ADVERTISEMENT The on-demand economy is booming and transport is one of its biggest winners. Prepare for vertical landing with the next-gen F-35B jet Prepare for vertical landing with the next-gen F-35B jet Uber, Lyft, Grab and Hailo have conquered the on-ground, app-based, taxi service. Lilium wants to command the sky. The aviation startup,…

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Facebook’s future: first destroy Snapchat, then own reality

Getty Images / Justin Sulivan It was the most unintentionally depressing moment of Facebook’s F8 conference: Mark Zuckerberg, talking excitedly about the functionality of the social network’snew Camera Effects platform: “you can add a second coffee mug, so it looks like you’re not having breakfast alone!” ADVERTISEMENT In case Charlie Brooker wants inspiration for the…

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RIP Wunderlist: Microsoft is killing off the task manager in favour of its own To-Do app

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[embedded content] ADVERTISEMENT Tragedy. Microsoft has announced plans to shut down one of WIRED’s favourite to-do list apps two years after acquiring the company. Best mobile organiser apps Best mobile organiser apps Berlin-based 6Wunderkinder, the operator of Wunderlist, was in fact wunderbar. From today, however, it is being replaced with the less wunderbar-named “To-Do” app…

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‘Benign’ worm seeks out vulnerable smart devices

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‘Benign’ worm seeks out vulnerable smart devices 20 April 2017 From the section Technology Image copyright Thinkstock Image caption Net-connected cameras have helped attackers stage large-scale attacks A “benign” worm is scouring the net seeking out poorly protected smart gadgets. CCTV systems, routers, digital video recorders and other internet-of-things (IoT) devices are now believed to…

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Wi-fi connected ‘smart’ juicer criticised

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A $400 (£310) smart juicer, which squeezes special fruit packs using “industrial-strength power” has been criticised after testers found they got similar results using their hands. The Juicero has wifi connectivity and connects to smartphones using a QR code to keep track of juicing habits. Juice enthusiasts order special fruit and vegetable packs online which…

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Bose sued for logging listening habits

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Bose sued for logging listening habits 20 April 2017 From the section Technology Image copyright Reuters Image caption Bose needs to do more to warn people about the data it is gathering, say lawyers Headphone maker Bose is being sued by a customer who claims the firm has gathered data about his listening habits without…

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Mastercard trials biometric bank card with built-in fingerprint sensor

Mastercard Although Apple is credited with making the technology go mainstream, the first mobile to include a fingerprint scanner was released 10 years ago. Since the Toshiba Portégé G500, things have advanced considerably and it is almost commonplace for all new devices to feature biometric technology. ADVERTISEMENT As well as phones, buildings, schools, and airports…

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Liz Parrish: Ageing is a disease. Gene therapy could be the cure

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After her son was diagnosed with type 1 diabetes, Elizabeth Parrish, CEO of BioViva, began researching gene therapy treatments. She then started testing them on herself. At this year’s WIRED Health, Parrish discussed the importance of making gene therapy more widely available and how it could ‘cure’ the most prevalent disease of all; ageing.

Advertising giant Google is working on an ad-blocker

G?nay Mutlu / iStock Google’s Chrome browser might be on the verge of launching an ad-blocking tool that could see the search giant take control of a market that threatens a large portion of its revenue. ADVERTISEMENT Google finally kills off Flash as the default player in Chrome Google finally kills off Flash as the…

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There’s still investment in tech in London – despite the spectre of Brexit

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Daniel Chapma Investors haven’t stopped putting money into London startups, despite the looming threat of Brexit. Since the turn of the year, venture capitalists have invested £395 million in firms based in the capital, up from £245 million in the preceding three months. ADVERTISEMENT Europe’s hottest startups 2016: London Europe’s hottest startups 2016: London Since…

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Credit card with a fingerprint sensor revealed by Mastercard

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Credit card with a fingerprint sensor revealed by Mastercard 20 April 2017 From the section Technology Image copyright Mastercard Image caption Card holders must place their finger over the square sensor when using the card for a transaction A payment card featuring a fingerprint sensor has been unveiled by credit card provider Mastercard. The rollout…

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WIRED Awake: 10 must-read articles for April 20

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Alfred Anwander, MPI-CBS Your WIRED daily briefing. Today, Facebook has revealed its secret project for implant-free brain/computer control, Google is reported to be developing an ad blocker for Chrome, Antarctica is crossed by a huge network of rivers and more. ADVERTISEMENT Get WIRED Awake sent straight to your inbox every weekday morning by 8am. Click…

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Celebrities warned over Instagram ads

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Celebrities warned over Instagram ads 20 April 2017 From the section Business Image copyright AFP Celebrities and “influencers” in the US have been warned to clearly identify when they are promoting products on Instagram in return for payment. The consumer regulator sent letters to more than 90 individuals and marketing firms, though it has not…

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TalkTalk and BT rated worst for broadband in Which? survey

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TalkTalk and BT rated worst for broadband in Which? survey 20 April 2017 From the section Business Image copyright BT TalkTalk and BT have received the worst customer satisfaction scores in a survey of 12 broadband providers. They scored 38% and 45% respectively with their customers, while Sky (48%) and EE (49%) came close behind…

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Starblood Arena PSVR review: VR’s best answer to Overwatch

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Sony On the surface, it’s easy to mistake Sony’s Starblood Arena as PlayStation VR’s format-exclusive answer to EVE Valkyrie. It’s actually something more important. It’s virtual reality’s Overwatch. ADVERTISEMENT Comparison to the former can be forgiven. Both are fully immersive space shooters demanding lightning-fast reflexes and total spatial awareness from players as they pilot small,…

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Apple settles patent case at last minute

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Apple settles patent case at last minute 19 April 2017 From the section Technology Image copyright Getty Images Image caption Unwired Planet had been seeking a cut of iPhone and iPad sales Apple has settled a patent dispute with a litigant that had already beaten Huawei and Samsung in court. The jury for the latest…

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Ultrasonic clothes dryer ‘halves drying time’

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Ultrasonic clothes dryer ‘halves drying time’ 19 April 2017 From the section Technology Image copyright US Department of Energy A tumble dryer that is claimed to dry clothes twice as fast has been developed in the US. The machine uses high-frequency sound waves instead of heat to dry laundry. As well as speeding up the…

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Holiday Inn hotels hit by card payment system hack

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Holiday Inn hotels hit by card payment system hack 19 April 2017 From the section Technology Image copyright Getty Images Image caption The malware could hijack credit card details when front desk payments were made The owner of the Holiday Inn and Crowne Plaza hotel brands has disclosed that payment card-stealing malware has struck about…

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Instagram now works offline…but only on Android

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iStock / Wachiwit Sometimes it just isn’t possible to snap an Instagram post and upload it straight away. It may be because you’re in a rush, or because the idyllic scenery you’re shooting is so remote there isn’t a data connection. ADVERTISEMENT The Facebook-owned company is looking to address this problem across the platform by…

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Malaysia Airlines to track planes with satellites

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Malaysia Airlines to track planes with satellites 19 April 2017 From the section Business Image copyright EPA Malaysia Airlines has become the first carrier to sign up to a new satellite flight tracking system for its fleet. It comes three years after its MH370 flight bound for Beijing disappeared with 239 people on board. Using…

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‘Nearly half’ of firms had a cyber-attack or breach

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‘Nearly half’ of firms had a cyber-attack or breach By Chris Baraniuk Technology reporter 19 April 2017 From the section Technology Image copyright Getty Images Nearly half (46%) of British businesses discovered at least one cybersecurity breach or attack in the past year, a government survey has indicated. That proportion rose to two-thirds among medium…

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Glimpse at the future of racing with Renault’s RS 2027 F1 concept car

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Behold Renault’s vision for the future of racing. At the Shanghai Motor Show, the Hertfordshire car giant unveiled its RS 2027 vision for Formula 1 with a greater focus on drivers. At the heart of this is Renault’s “more spectacular, more electric,” safer RS 2027 F1 concept. Fitted with a transparent cockpit and helmet, active…

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Register to vote online for the 2017 general election

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Getty Images / DANIEL SORABJI / Staff Amid the UK’s burgeoning Brexit negotiations with the European Union, there will be a general election in the UK. ADVERTISEMENT Prime Minister Theresa May has called a snap election that will take place on June 8. Appearing outside Number 10 Downing Street on April 18, May announced the…

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WIRED Awake: 10 must-read articles for April 19

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Ariel Zambelich/Wired Your WIRED daily briefing. Today, Baidu has announced that it will be open-sourcing its self-driving car tech, Mark Zuckerberg thinks the future is augmented reality, Samsung’s beautifully designed Galaxy S8 could be impressive enough to make us forgive its predecessor’s explosive tendencies and more. ADVERTISEMENT Get WIRED Awake sent straight to your inbox…

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Baidu to share self-drive car technology

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Baidu to share self-drive car technology 19 April 2017 From the section Business Image copyright Baidu Image caption Baidu has been developing an artificial intelligence system to help its driverless cars navigate Chinese internet giant Baidu has said it will share much of the technology it has created for its self-driving cars. The firm predicted…

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Facebook launches features to get more people using Messenger bots

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Bakal / iStock Facebook is launching new Messenger features today, to encourage users to make the most of bots built by third parties. ADVERTISEMENT One year on from the Messenger platform being released to developers, VP of Messenger David Marcus announced the features of version 2.0 at Facebook’s annual developer conference F8, from public QR…

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Zuckerberg addresses ‘Facebook killing’

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Zuckerberg addresses ‘Facebook killing’ 18 April 2017 From the section Technology Media playback is unsupported on your device Media captionWATCH: ‘Our hearts go out to the family’ Facebook’s chief has paid his respects to the family of a man whose killing was filmed and posted onto its site. “Our hearts go out to the family…

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Snapchat’s new 3D filters will blow your mind, probably

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Snapchat has launched new 3D lenses, allowing users to change the world around them in three dimensions. The new feature lets you interact with what you see on screen. You can write giant words that float about next to real objects – or plant a virtual rose in the ground. The update is now live…

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‘Facebook killer’ Steve Stephens found dead after car chase

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‘Facebook killer’ Steve Stephens found dead after car chase 18 April 2017 From the section US & Canada Media playback is unsupported on your device Media captionThe suspect said he was looking for victims in a video posted on Facebook Police say a man suspected of randomly shooting a grandfather on an Ohio street and…

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‘WhatsApp child sex images’ led to arrests

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‘WhatsApp child sex images’ led to arrests 18 April 2017 From the section Technology Image copyright Getty Images Image caption WhatsApp, which is owned by Facebook, has not yet commented on the police investigation A network apparently using WhatsApp to distribute images of child sexual exploitation has been disrupted by dozens of arrests, according to…

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Google Earth adds Attenborough world tours

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Media playback is unsupported on your device Google Earth adds Attenborough world tours 18 April 2017 Last updated at 16:06 BST Google has refreshed its Earth app and website, adding detailed 3D imagery and new “tours” that give people a guided look at exotic locations. The search giant said it had spent two developing the…

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Gallery: meet the Samsung Galaxy S8

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With the Galaxy S8, Samsung has made an Android phone more desirable than an iPhone. For all its faults, for all the ways Samsung could spend less time and money on gimmicks and more on on-going software support, for all the cheaper options out there, there’s no other phone we’d rather have right now. It’s…

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Mega-constellation satellites will need ‘rapid disposal’

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Mega-constellation satellites will need ‘rapid disposal’ By Jonathan Amos BBC Science Correspondent 18 April 2017 From the section Science & Environment Image copyright ESA Image caption Artwork: The aim is to avoid certain orbits from becoming unusable in the future The operators of proposed satellite mega-constellations can greatly mitigate the risk of future collisions by…

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Snapchat launches 3D Lenses. Here’s how to use them

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Since Snapchat launched in 2011 its features have been copied by tech companies around the world; Facebook, Instagram, WhatsApp and more have introduced their own versions of disappearing stories. ADVERTISEMENT Other companies have also introduced lenses and filters to their products, allowing you to alter your appearance Snapchat-style. Now, the ephemeral app is hitting back…

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E-sports to become a medal event in 2022 Asian Games

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E-sports to become a medal event in 2022 Asian Games 18 April 2017 From the section Technology Image copyright Yuya Shino/Getty Images E-sports will be included in the official sporting programme of the 2022 Asian Games in Hangzhou, China. The Olympic Council of Asia (OCA) said it wanted to reflect “the rapid development and popularity…

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Relive the early days of Apple by playing original Macintosh games online

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WIRED / Apple Released in 1984, the first Apple Macintosh revolutionised personal computing – despite its staggering $2,495 price tag. If you weren’t old enough to experience it the first time round, or couldn’t afford to, it is now possible to play with the computer’s software online using the Internet Archive‘s software emulators for Mac….

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‘Unexpected’ LHC discovery could rewrite our understanding of particle physics

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CERN Our set of rules describing particle physics may be under threat, according to results published by CERN. Large Hadron Collider discovers five hidden subatomic particles Large Hadron Collider discovers five hidden subatomic particles ADVERTISEMENT The Standard Model of particle physics is a set of laws that describes everything we currently know about the most…

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iRobot sues Hoover and Black & Decker over robo-vacuums

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iRobot sues Hoover and Black & Decker over robo-vacuums 18 April 2017 From the section Technology Image copyright iRobot Image caption iRobot says several of the patented technologies used in its Roomba range have been copied without permission Robotic vacuums specialist iRobot is suing Hoover and Black & Decker among others over claims they used…

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Find My iPhone crowd catches Coachella festival ‘thief’

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Find My iPhone crowd catches Coachella festival ‘thief’ 18 April 2017 From the section Technology Image copyright Indio Police Image caption More than 100 iPhones were discovered after the search More than 100 iPhones have been found in a single backpack after people at the Coachella music festival in California tracked their missing handsets, local…

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Curing, preventing and managing all diseases by 2100

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Jeremy Freeman is a neuroscientist and computational biologist working in collaboration with the Chan Zuckerberg team to cure, prevent and manage all disease by the end of the 21st century. Continue reading…

WIRED Awake: 10 must-read articles for April 18

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Uber Your WIRED daily briefing. Today, endangered animal and plant species are being poached from World Heritage Sites, Uber’s head of self-driving has left, Microsoft patched against Shadow Brokers vulnerabilities before they were even published and more. ADVERTISEMENT Get WIRED Awake sent straight to your inbox every weekday morning by 8am. Click here to sign…

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Cyber attacks ‘hit one in five UK firms’

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Cyber attacks ‘hit one in five UK firms’ 18 April 2017 From the section Business Image copyright Thinkstock Image caption Firms that don’t adopt the appropriate protections leave themselves open to tough penalties, the BCC says One in five British firms was hit by a cyber attack last year, research suggests. Larger firms – defined…

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Netflix says opportunity ‘gigantic’ despite slowing growth

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Netflix says opportunity ‘gigantic’ despite slowing growth 17 April 2017 From the section Business Image copyright Getty Images Image caption Netflix’ science fiction-horror series Stranger Things, featuring Winona Ryder (centre) and Millie Bobby Brown (second from right), has been a hit Netflix has grown slower than it expected in the first three months of the…

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Google takes Android search blow in Russia

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Google takes Android search blow in Russia 17 April 2017 From the section Technology Image copyright Getty Images Image caption Google has struck a deal in Russia but is still fighting its case in the EU Google has promised to allow rivals’ search engines and apps to be pre-installed on phones running its versions of…

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This futuristic battery is powered by nitrogen

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Zhang et. al. Despite various breakthroughs in battery technology, we still rely on tried-and-tested Li-ion, mainly because it’s cheap. In the hunt for an alternative that won’t break the bank, is more environmentally friendly and sustainable, researchers from China have discovered a way to generate power from nitrogen gas – one the most abundant gases…

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Why telling the truth ‘warts and all’ could help you find love

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Doug John Miller Imagine you are filling out a job application and you encounter a question that to answer truthfully would require divulging something unsavoury about yourself. For example, if you were asked to reveal your less-than-stellar college grades, would you answer the question? ADVERTISEMENT When in the awkward position of being asked to reveal…

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Internet pioneer Robert Taylor dies

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Internet pioneer Robert Taylor dies 17 April 2017 From the section Technology Image copyright Gardner Campbell/Wikipedia Image caption Robert Taylor helped bring about the creation of the internet One of the founding fathers of the internet, Robert Taylor, has died. While working at the Pentagon in the 1960s, he instigated the creation of Arpanet –…

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Netflix looks beyond US as competition mounts

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Netflix looks beyond US as competition mounts By Natalie Sherman BBC Business reporter 17 April 2017 From the section Business Image copyright Getty Images Image caption Claire Foy has won awards for her portrayal of the Queen in the Netflix drama The Crown Netflix has come a long way since it started as a mail-order…

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Hermes begins trial using self-driving robots in London

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Hermes begins trial using self-driving robots in London 17 April 2017 From the section Technology Image copyright SIMON BIRT Image caption Deliveries are carried in a compartment accessible via a code sent to the customer’s smartphone Courier company Hermes has announced a trial of self-driving robots in the London borough of Southwark. The six-wheeled robots…

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