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Diet Soda Might Still Contribute to Diabetes, Rat Study Suggests

Diet Soda Might Still Contribute to Diabetes, Rat Study Suggests

For as long as artificial sweeteners have existed, people have been warned about their supposed health risks such as cancer and multiple sclerosis. But while these claims are routinely debunked as
Tesla receives a failing grade from Better Business Bureau     - Roadshow

Tesla receives a failing grade from Better Business Bureau - Roadshow

The BBB claims the company doesn't respond satisfactorily to customer complaints.
Smart glasses could kill smartphones in the next five years

Smart glasses could kill smartphones in the next five years

I think that smart glasses could replace smartphones, and soon. Let me explain why I’m not mad.

Gillmor Gang: Carrier Pigeon

The Gillmor Gang — John Taschek, Denis Pombriant, Keith Teare, Esteban Kolsky, and Steve Gillmor. Recorded live Friday, April 20, 2018. G3: Privacy Fence — Mary Hodder, Maria Ogneva, Francine
Apple is offering to replace the battery on some 13-inch MacBook Pros

Apple is offering to replace the battery on some 13-inch MacBook Pros

Type in your laptop's serial number and see if you're eligible for a free battery replacement from Apple.
Amazon Trades Like a Tech Stock but Pays Like a Warehouse

Amazon Trades Like a Tech Stock but Pays Like a Warehouse

Median pay at Amazon reveals the predominantly blue-collar nature of its workforce, which sets it apart from tech peers Facebook, Apple and Google-parent Alphabet.

Why So Many People Make Their Password 'Dragon'

The mythical creature's popularity says a lot about the psychology of password creation.
Valve acquires the creators of 'Firewatch'

Valve acquires the creators of 'Firewatch'

Campo Santo has widely been regarded as the little game studio that could. Its very first game, Firewatch, won numerous awards and even landed a movie deal. It won't be quite so indie going forward,
Trump tweetstorm about Michael Cohen 'flipping' overlooks one key detail

Trump tweetstorm about Michael Cohen 'flipping' overlooks one key detail

Donald Trump isn't afraid to share his Thoughts, even if sometimes those Thoughts don't exactly mean what he thinks they mean. This was once again on display Saturday morning in a series of tweets
Why this headphone website's year-long return policy is crazy good     - CNET

Why this headphone website's year-long return policy is crazy good - CNET

It's kind of hard to believe, but Headphones.com has the best return policy we've ever seen.
Cyberdyne's Attempt to Make a Sexy Lady Assassin Terminator Appears to Have Backfired

Cyberdyne's Attempt to Make a Sexy Lady Assassin Terminator Appears to Have Backfired

Sideshow Collectibles’s line of “Premium Format” statues usually offer ridiculously detailed (and very expensive) sculpts of beloved pop culture characters, from Star Wars to comics and a million
The Moto G6 phones will reportedly get their Android P update, eventually

The Moto G6 phones will reportedly get their Android P update, eventually

Updates are planned every 60-90 days based on information from Motorola itself.
Best phone for gaming 2018: the top 10 mobile game performers

Best phone for gaming 2018: the top 10 mobile game performers

These smartphones will get you gaming with the best performance and a whole lot more. Here are our top 10.
Rare brown bear dies in Italy capture operation

Rare brown bear dies in Italy capture operation

The endangered animal died in Italy during an attempt to fit him with a collar to track movements.
Want Our Personal Data? Pay for It

Want Our Personal Data? Pay for It

The posting, tagging and uploading that we do online may be fun, but it’s labor too, and we should be compensated for it.
'God of War': How Sony Rebooted an Already Successful Franchise

'God of War': How Sony Rebooted an Already Successful Franchise

Greek god antihero Kratos takes to parenting in the franchise reboot, which enters more emotive, cinematic territory.
Science Says: Amount of straws, plastic pollution is huge

Science Says: Amount of straws, plastic pollution is huge

Cities and even countries now such as Great Britain are looking at banning straws because plastic pollution is a huge global problem
Mark Hamill? Mayim Bialik isn't Luke-warm over Star Wars crush     - CNET

Mark Hamill? Mayim Bialik isn't Luke-warm over Star Wars crush - CNET

The Big Bang Theory star isn't afraid to freak out over meeting Master Skywalker on the set of her nerd-centric sitcom.
Electric Scooters Are Causing Havoc. This Man Is Shrugging It Off.

Electric Scooters Are Causing Havoc. This Man Is Shrugging It Off.

Electric scooter start-ups have spread from Santa Monica, Calif. to several cities around the country. Not everyone is happy about that.
Hubble Releases Mind-Blowing New Images of the Lagoon Nebula to Honor Its 28th Anniversary

Hubble Releases Mind-Blowing New Images of the Lagoon Nebula to Honor Its 28th Anniversary

NASA has released incredible new images of the Lagoon Nebula taken by the Hubble space telescope, in honor of its 28th anniversary and presumably 4/20. Dude... have you ever like... thought about how