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Monthly Archives: July 2016

Today’s Your Last Chance For a Free Windows 10 Upgrade


Today’s Your Last Chance For a Free Windows 10 Upgrade

After today, you’re going to have to pay up for a no-brainer PC upgrade. The post Today’s Your Last Chance For a Free Windows 10 Upgrade appeared first on WIRED.

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The VCR Is Officially Dead, But We’ll Never Forget It


The VCR Is Officially Dead, But We’ll Never Forget It

We won’t miss our VCRs, but we’ll always remember them. The post The VCR Is Officially Dead, But We’ll Never Forget It appeared first on WIRED.

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How the DNC Pulled Off That Colossal Balloon Drop


How the DNC Pulled Off That Colossal Balloon Drop

Remember all those balloons last night? Someone had to blow them up. The post How the DNC Pulled Off That Colossal Balloon Drop appeared first on WIRED.

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Quantum Computers Don’t Make Sense. But This One Makes Music


Quantum Computers Don’t Make Sense. But This One Makes Music

A composer seeks to eavesdrop on the illogic at the heart of computing’s next wave. The post Quantum Computers Don’t Make Sense. But This One Makes Music appeared first on WIRED.

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Gadget Lab Podcast: Earning Man


Gadget Lab Podcast: Earning Man

This week: productivity apps, Burning Man, and tech sector earnings. The post Gadget Lab Podcast: Earning Man appeared first on WIRED.

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Obama: “We Don’t Fear the Future—We Shape It”


Obama: “We Don’t Fear the Future—We Shape It”

This election is a contest between those who look to an idealized past and those who seek to embrace the risks of the future. The post Obama: “We Don’t Fear the Future—We Shape It” appeared first on WIRED.

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For Older Women, Election 2016 Isn’t About Hashtags. It’s About History


For Older Women, Election 2016 Isn’t About Hashtags. It’s About History

The generational divide between millennial women and women of their parents and grandparents age was apparent as Hillary Clinton accepted the nomination for president last night. The post For Older Women, Election 2016 Isn’t About Hashtags. It’s About History appeared first on WIRED.

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The 10 Best Amazon Echo Skills for Loners


The 10 Best Amazon Echo Skills for Loners

Alexa can do tons of useful stuff, such as eliminate the need for any interpersonal contact. The post The 10 Best Amazon Echo Skills for Loners appeared first on WIRED.

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Review: Yi 4K Action Camera


Review: Yi 4K Action Camera

For nearly two years GoPro’s Hero4 Black has been the standard-bearer for action cameras. But there’s a new contender. The post Review: Yi 4K Action Camera appeared first on WIRED.

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Google’s Cloud Investments are Finally Starting to Pay Off


Google’s Cloud Investments are Finally Starting to Pay Off

Google beat analyst expectations, but the real good news for the company is that its cloud computing services are taking off. The post Google’s Cloud Investments are Finally Starting to Pay Off appeared first on WIRED.

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