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Delingpole: Greta Thunberg's Dad Writes Her Facebook Posts

Delingpole: Greta Thunberg's Dad Writes Her Facebook Posts

Greta Thunberg doesn't write her own Facebook posts. They are largely written for her by grown-up environmental activists including her father Svante Thunberg and an Indian delegate to the UN Climate
Fox News Is Absolutely A Threat To National Security

Fox News Is Absolutely A Threat To National Security

Writer Garrett M. Graff has condensed into one brilliant essay what we have been trying to warn Americans about since this blog’s inception in 2004: that Fox News poses an existential threat to our
Origami Cicada: 11 Levels of Complexity from Easiest to Most Difficult

Origami Cicada: 11 Levels of Complexity from Easiest to Most Difficult

Origami artist and physicist Robert J. Lang explains origami in 11 levels of difficulty
Climate Alarmists Cry Out: Planet Earth ‘Is Burning’

Climate Alarmists Cry Out: Planet Earth ‘Is Burning’

The rate of destruction from climate change “is now so acute and so vast that it cannot be ignored” proclaims Wired magazine in a breathless essay Saturday insisting that the planet is “burning.”

Condé Nast CEO unsure Apple News+ will be a success

One of Apple’s biggest publishing partners for Apple News+ is still waiting to be impressed by the fledgling subscription service. Speaking at Recode’s Code Media conference this week, Condé Nast CEO
Instagram Will Start Hiding Likes in the US From Next Week

Instagram Will Start Hiding Likes in the US From Next Week

Instagram will begin to test hiding likes in the US, beginning next week. Following promising trials in Canada, Australia, New Zealand, Japan, Ireland, Italy, and Brazil, Instagram’s CEO, Adam Mosseri
Meet the Farmer Behind the Carolina Reaper, the Hottest Pepper in the World

Meet the Farmer Behind the Carolina Reaper, the Hottest Pepper in the World

And that farmer's name? Ed Currie (which could not be more perfect)

iPhone 11 Pro review roundup: Big battery, camera, display upgrades

There’s no question about it: the iPhone 11 Pro and 11 Pro Max are two of the best iPhones Apple has ever built — and arguably the best handsets in the world right now. That’s according to the first
Why WIRED.com Looks Different Today

Why WIRED.com Looks Different Today

It’s faster, cleaner, and easier to read. We're ADA compliant to boot!
Jeffrey Epstein’s Intellectual Enabler

Jeffrey Epstein’s Intellectual Enabler

If you are an accomplished science or technology writer, your books are probably handled by the most powerful literary agency in the field: the famous Brockman Inc., started by John Brockman and now

Safecrackers Can Unlock ATMs as Easily as Hacking a Baby Monitor

As long as there are "things," there will be those who want to hack into "them"—and some succeed.
Get Ready to Meet The Next Nope - The Zombie Snail

Get Ready to Meet The Next Nope - The Zombie Snail

Ok get ready for it internet. The zombie snail is back. After bursting onto the viral internet scene back in 2012, when National Geographic posted a video about the species. 2 years later, Wired did
Report: Maxwell told friend that Epstein’s entire island was wired for video, presumably for blackmail purposes

Report: Maxwell told friend that Epstein’s entire island was wired for video, presumably for blackmail purposes

"They’re nothing, these girls. They are trash." The post Report: Maxwell told friend that Epstein’s entire island was wired for video, presumably for blackmail purposes appeared first on Hot Air.
Whitney Cummings—and her sex robot—take on modern womanhood

Whitney Cummings—and her sex robot—take on modern womanhood

Netflix has many stand-up specials, but only one kinda takes dead aim at, er, automation.
Now even funerals are livestreamed—and families are grateful

Now even funerals are livestreamed—and families are grateful

One funeral home director estimates nearly 20% of US funeral homes now offer streaming.
Pianist Attempts to Play “Happy Birthday” in 16 Levels of Complexity

Pianist Attempts to Play “Happy Birthday” in 16 Levels of Complexity

Pianist and composer Nahre Sol attempts to play "Happy Birthday" in 16 levels of complexity
Wellness startup’s generic Viagra ads flout Facebook rules

Wellness startup’s generic Viagra ads flout Facebook rules

Wellness brands Hims and Hers offer prescription drugs in ads, don't disclose side effects.
Spider-Man is back—but why all dressed in black?

Spider-Man is back—but why all dressed in black?

Tell us again how a teenager from Queens needs a closet Vogue might blush at?

iOS 13 could make upgrading from an old iPhone much faster

You may soon be able to transfer photos, videos, contacts, and more from an old iPhone to a new one using a cable. The latest iOS 13 beta hints at the ability to connect two iOS devices for wired data