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Experience the Voyager Golden Record at San Francisco’s Exploratorium, August 3

Experience the Voyager Golden Record at San Francisco’s Exploratorium, August 3

On August 3 in celebration of the 40th anniversary month of the Voyager interstellar mission, please join me at San Francisco’s Exploratorium to experience the Voyager Golden Record with two of the brilliant minds behind it — SETI pioneer Frank …

by July 24, 2017 0 comments Tech
Samsung’s Unpacked event happens August 23, likely bringing the Galaxy Note 8 with it

Samsung’s Unpacked event happens August 23, likely bringing the Galaxy Note 8 with it

Samsung’s next Unpacked event is arriving right on schedule — and all signs point to it bringing the Galaxy Note 8 along for the ride. The big show lines up with the phablet’s traditional release schedule, and the graphic appears …

by July 21, 2017 0 comments Tech
The Morning After: Tuesday, July 18th 2017

The Morning After: Tuesday, July 18th 2017

Hey, good morning! You look fabulous.

Whether in real life or Blade Runner, we have some weird robot news for you. Oh, and there’s Atari’s new box.

Put it in rice.DC security robot says everything is fine, throws itself into …

by July 18, 2017 0 comments Tech
We asked a Magic 8 Ball who’s going to die on ‘Game of Thrones’ because we need to know NOW

We asked a Magic 8 Ball who’s going to die on ‘Game of Thrones’ because we need to know NOW

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Game of Thrones is the type of show where everyone from a main character to an unfortunate horse could die at a moment’s notice (or less). Season 7 is uncharted territory — for over a year now, …

by July 10, 2017 0 comments Tech
This Apple patent could describe facial recognition for the next iPhone

This Apple patent could describe facial recognition for the next iPhone

One of the greatest problems with tech is that there is little room for nostalgia. Aside from Nintendo and potentially Fujifilm, few companies are willing to stick with what’s comfortable. And with good reason!

Take Apple, for instance. I may …

by July 6, 2017 0 comments Tech
Exclusive: ‘Star Wars: Forces of Destiny’ reveals Rey and BB-8’s first ever adventure

Exclusive: ‘Star Wars: Forces of Destiny’ reveals Rey and BB-8’s first ever adventure

There’s more to this scene than you knew.

"In the morning, you go."

You probably remember Rey’s admonishment to BB-8 after she saves him from a scavenger on Jakku in Star Wars: The Force Awakens — as if anyone could …

by July 3, 2017 0 comments Tech
The internet tax is real and I have been paying it for as long as I can remember

The internet tax is real and I have been paying it for as long as I can remember

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Hello, this is the CEO of Amazon/owner of The Washington Post Jeff Bezos. At around 9:00 a.m. on June 28, President Trump tweeted the following:

The #AmazonWashingtonPost, sometimes referred to as the guardian of Amazon not paying …

by June 30, 2017 0 comments Tech
Reverso now lets you translate words using your voice

Reverso now lets you translate words using your voice

Dictionary app Reverso is getting a major update with a focus on voice features. In particular, you can now say a phrase to translate it. This might be particularly useful if you can’t spell a word or when you don’t …

by June 26, 2017 0 comments Tech
Resolute Ventures seals up its third fund with $65 million from investors

Resolute Ventures seals up its third fund with $65 million from investors

Resolute Ventures just closed its third fund with $65 million. It’s a sizable step up from its first two funds, which closed with $47 million and $45 million, respectively.

The five-year-old firm, with offices in San Francisco and Boston, is …

by June 18, 2017 0 comments Tech
Here are a bunch of photos of Jared Kushner just staring blankly into the middle distance

Here are a bunch of photos of Jared Kushner just staring blankly into the middle distance

Jared Kushner has a lot going on. His father-in-law, President Donald J. Trump, has a bunch of quick tasks he’d like Jared, a White House senior advisor, to get right on.

These include:

  • Head up an Office of American Innovation,

by June 16, 2017 0 comments Tech