New Jersey becomes second state to ban cashless shops and restaurants
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New Jersey becomes second state to ban cashless shops and restaurants

frankieleon / Flickr reader comments 35 with 23 posters participating Share this story Share on Facebook Share on Twitter Share on Reddit On Monday, New Jersey Governor Phil…

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Vladimir Putin signs sweeping Internet-censorship bills
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Vladimir Putin signs sweeping Internet-censorship bills

Enlarge / Russian President Vladimir Putin speaks in Moscow on March 14, 2019.Mikhail Svetlov/Getty Images reader comments 45 with 37 posters participating Share this story Share on Facebook…

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Opening up the genome of a bizarre worm that helps it regrow its head
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Opening up the genome of a bizarre worm that helps it regrow its head

Enlarge / Some of the gutless worms (orange) cover a coral.Samuel Chow reader comments 7 with 7 posters participating Share this story Share on Facebook Share on Twitter…

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Brace yourselves: New variant of Mirai takes aim at a new crop of IoT devices
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Brace yourselves: New variant of Mirai takes aim at a new crop of IoT devices

EnlargeLG reader comments 10 with 9 posters participating Share this story Share on Facebook Share on Twitter Share on Reddit Mirai, the virulent Internet of Things malware that…

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Google Project Zero, Microsoft collaborate for 12 months to find new kind of Windows bug
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Google Project Zero, Microsoft collaborate for 12 months to find new kind of Windows bug

EnlargeMarco Verch / Flickr reader comments 3 with 3 posters participating Share this story Share on Facebook Share on Twitter Share on Reddit One of the more notable…

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Myspace apparently lost 12 years’ worth of music, and almost no one noticed
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Myspace apparently lost 12 years’ worth of music, and almost no one noticed

Enlarge / Myspace's music player.Myspace reader comments 40 with 31 posters participating Share this story Share on Facebook Share on Twitter Share on Reddit Myspace has apparently lost…

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Report: Trump “would never get in a self-driving car”
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Report: Trump “would never get in a self-driving car”

Enlarge / President Donald Trump, as seen on January 27, 2017 in Arlington, Virginia. Pool Photo/Getty Images reader comments 72 with 63 posters participating, including story author Share…

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Apple Watch accurately spotted heart condition 34% of the time in study
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Apple Watch accurately spotted heart condition 34% of the time in study

reader comments 18 with 18 posters participating Share this story Share on Facebook Share on Twitter Share on Reddit EnlargeAppleIn a large Apple-sponsored study assessing whether the pulse sensor…

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Former Valve designer, writer dishes on his new “co-op” game studio
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Former Valve designer, writer dishes on his new “co-op” game studio

Enlarge / Chet Faliszek, Dr. Kimberly Voll announce the creation of Stray Bombay, a new video game studio.Sam Machkovech reader comments 6 with 6 posters participating Share this…

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Apple updates $499 iPad Air, $399 iPad mini ahead of services event next week
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Apple updates $499 iPad Air, $399 iPad mini ahead of services event next week

EnlargeApple reader comments 43 with 34 posters participating Share this story Share on Facebook Share on Twitter Share on Reddit We're one week out from Apple's services-focused event…

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SpaceX may begin testing its Starship spacecraft this week
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SpaceX may begin testing its Starship spacecraft this week

Enlarge / For now, Starship's first mission will be to the Moon.Elon Musk/Twitter reader comments 14 with 13 posters participating Share this story Share on Facebook Share on…

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D-Wave 2000Q hands-on: Steep learning curve for quantum computing
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D-Wave 2000Q hands-on: Steep learning curve for quantum computing

Enlarge / Algorithms, a complicated work in progress.Getty Images reader comments 0 with 0 posters participating Share this story Share on Facebook Share on Twitter Share on Reddit…

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This medieval astrolabe is officially world’s oldest known such instrument
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This medieval astrolabe is officially world’s oldest known such instrument

Enlarge / Left: A laser imaging scan of the so-called Sodre astrolabe, recovered from the wreck of a Portuguese Armada ship. Right: The astrolabe is believed to have…

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Behind the Curve a fascinating study of reality-challenged beliefs
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Behind the Curve a fascinating study of reality-challenged beliefs

EnlargeGabriela Pinto / Flickr reader comments 13 with 10 posters participating Share this story Share on Facebook Share on Twitter Share on Reddit There's a scene somewhere in…

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New documentary has a good time asking how gene editing might change the world
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New documentary has a good time asking how gene editing might change the world

Enlarge / An artist's representation of a Cas9 protein immediately interrupting and changing a living creature's genes.Wonder Collaborative reader comments 6 with 4 posters participating Share this story…

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Sloth-by-sloth-west: The good and the Goop of SXSW 2019 (in pictures)
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Sloth-by-sloth-west: The good and the Goop of SXSW 2019 (in pictures)

reader comments 0 with 0 posters participating Share this story Share on Facebook Share on Twitter Share on Reddit Breathe in that calm Convention Center floor on Day…

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