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DeepMind’s new algorithm has uncovered new details about how dopamine helps the brain learn. “It gives us a new pe… MIT Technology Review
Warning: You may never trust lie detector tests ever again after reading this. WIRED
To prevent a Fukushima-style disaster, Germany began decommissioning its nuclear reactors. A new study suggests it… WIRED
Although tornadoes get all the attention on TV, there's a case to be made that supercells—massive storm systems tha… WIRED
A few years ago, Apple and Google starting assigning phones an "ad ID" for digital trackers. Here's how to reset yo… WIRED
Here’s a first look at Android on Microsoft’s dual-screen Surface Duo The Verge
Next week, @NASA bids farewell to a schoolbus-sized telescope that's been photographing space for 17 years. WIRED
The Morning After: Vine is back, but now it's Byte Engadget
DeepMind’s new algorithm has uncovered new details about how dopamine helps the brain learn. “It gives us a new pe… MIT Technology Review
Roughly seven million people in the US have a visual disability. But a recent study found that 70% of the websites… WIRED
We're all at risk. WIRED
We're now 20 seconds closer to our doom. WIRED
The CDC and WHO first warned of the coronavirus in early January. But an AI company noticed the outbreak on Decembe… WIRED
Pokémon Go’s live events drove nearly $250 million in tourism revenue last year The Verge
Police usage of facial recognition is reaching a new level in one of the world's largest cities. WIRED
The most common Mac malware, affecting one in 10 computers, is actually quite crude: It convinces people to click o… WIRED
A machine has been developed that can keep human livers alive for seven days. It also seems to help improve the qua… MIT Technology Review
Hong Kong closes schools as death toll rises amid coronavirus outbreak. Gizmodo
In the CIA, executing a disguise can be a matter of life and death. This is how the agency makes sure its spies don… WIRED
Report: Russia says smartphones sold in the country must have software that supports traditional Russian values.… Gizmodo
Quick, cheap to make and loved by police – facial recognition apps are on the rise | John Naughton Guardian Tech
Australia’s fires are driving climate change. MIT Technology Review
9 new trailers you should watch this week The Verge
Microsoft has created an automated system to detect sexual predators trying to groom children online. MIT Technology Review
If cops want access to your data, Google is making them pay for it. Gizmodo