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Elon Musk's Company Takes Baby Steps to Wiring Brains to the Internet

2 minutes ago   |   NY Times

Neuralink, a San Francisco company funded by Mr. Musk, says it has created a device that could one day wire data links directly to the brain.
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U.S. senators: Facebook should not be trusted with ‘crazy' cryptocurrency plan

U.S. senators: Facebook should not be trusted with ‘crazy' cryptocurrency plan

6 minutes ago   |   Venture Beat

Democratic and Republican lawmakers said Facebook's track record of as untrustworthiness should stand in the way of it launching a digital currency.
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Austin Voth gets the job done for the Nationals in a series-opening win in Baltimore

28 minutes ago   |   The Washington Post   |   3 articles

Voth allows one run in six solid innings, and Washington takes care of business in an 8-1 win over the lowly Orioles.
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Tencent-backed live-streaming firm DouYu prices U.S. IPO at low end of range

31 minutes ago   |   Reuters   |   2 articles

DouYu International Holdings Ltd , China's largest live-streaming platform, on Tuesday said it sold $775 million in stock at a $3.73 billion valuation after pricing its U.S...
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Startups or Targets? Silicon Valley Has Let Its Cybersecurity Guard Down, Experts Say

32 minutes ago   |   Fortune

Silicon Valley has its guard down when it comes to the threat posed by state-sponsored hackers and snoops. That was the consensus of a group of cybersecurity experts in a...
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Google executive finally confirms that the tech giant is no longer working on a censored search engine for China

Google executive finally confirms that the tech giant is no longer working on a censored search engine for China

50 minutes ago   |   Business Insider

Google finally said that it is killing the censored search engine it had been building for China, known internally as Project Dragonfly. "Yes, we have terminated that," Karan...
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Top Sales: Bel-Air estate of daytime soap great pulls in $31 million

56 minutes ago   |   Los Angeles Times   |   2 articles


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Top Sales: Bel-Air estate of daytime soap great pulls in $31 million

56 minutes ago   |   Los Angeles Times   |   2 articles

At $31 million, the Bel-Air estate of late soap opera producer William J. Bell was the priciest home sold in L.A. County in June
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Tencent-backed live-streaming firm DouYu prices U.S. IPO at low end of range: sources

1 hour ago   |   Reuters   |   2 articles

DouYu International Holdings Ltd , China's largest live-streaming platform, on Tuesday sold $775 million in stock at a $3.73 billion valuation after pricing its U.S. initial...
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Newly released federal data unmasks epidemic that led to 76 billion opioid pills

1 hour ago   |   Star Tribune

A database maintained by the Drug Enforcement Administration tracking the path of every single pain pill sold in the U.S. shows the surge of legal pain pills that fueled the...
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Trump said 'I don't have a Racist bone in my body' as he slammed criticism...

Trump said 'I don't have a Racist bone in my body' as he slammed criticism of his racist tweets

President Donald Trump on Tuesday continued to reject criticism of a series of racist tweets he sent out on Sunday. On Twitter, the president said: "Those Tweets were NOT... Read more ...

The best Prime Day 2019 gaming deals: Xbox One, PlayStation 4, gaming...

The best Prime Day 2019 gaming deals: Xbox One, PlayStation 4, gaming headsets and more

Amazon Prime Day 2019 is full of awesome deals on gaming devices, from consoles to laptops and accessories. The deals won't last much longer, so it's worth acting quick if... Read more ...

After just eight months, the head of Planned Parenthood is out

After just eight months, the head of Planned Parenthood is out

Planned Parenthood has removed Leana Wen as president of the organization, after only eight months on the job. Her removal comes amid polarizing abortion debates playing out... Read more ...

These Audio-Technica headphones are $99 during Prime Day and have over 4,200...

These Audio-Technica headphones are $99 during Prime Day and have over 4,200 5-star Amazon reviews

During Amazon Prime Day this year , Prime members can get $70 off the Audio-Technica ATH-M50xBB Headphones - they're now just $99. Both pro audiophiles, top audio engineers... Read more ...

Lyft's Citi Bikes are expanding to the Bronx and other New York City areas...

Lyft's Citi Bikes are expanding to the Bronx and other New York City areas after being criticized for only serving rich neighborhoods

Citi Bike 's third wave of expansion was announced Tuesday, with new stations planned for the Bronx, Queens, Brooklyn and Manhattan. The Lyft -owned bike-share system says it... Read more ...

The 31 best Tuesday deals of Amazon Prime Day 2019 - here's what Prime...

The 31 best Tuesday deals of Amazon Prime Day 2019 - here's what Prime members should buy on Day 2

Amazon Prime Day is Amazon's big sitewide sales event, live now through 11:59 p.m. PT on Tuesday, July 16, 2019. Make sure you're an Amazon Prime member so you can shop the... Read more ...

37 actors who are facing off against their own costars at the 2019 Emmys

37 actors who are facing off against their own costars at the 2019 Emmys

The 2019 Emmy nominations were revealed on Tuesday . There are multiple costars on acclaimed TV shows who are nominated in the same acting categories. Seven "Game of Thrones... Read more ...

Kellyanne Conway asked a reporter 'what's your ethnicity' in response to a...

Kellyanne Conway asked a reporter 'what's your ethnicity' in response to a question on Trump's racist tweets

White House counselor Kellyanne Conway on Tuesday asked a reporter what his "ethnicity" is when questioned about President Donald Trump's recent racist tweets. The reporter... Read more ...

An 82-year-old Democrat asked to be part of 'The Squad' that Trump is...

An 82-year-old Democrat asked to be part of 'The Squad' that Trump is railing against - and Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez welcomed him

An 82 year-old Democratic lawmaker jokingly asked to be part of a group of young progressive lawmakers known as The Squad - and Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez of New York... Read more ...

Jeffrey Epstein, the wealthy financier charged with sex trafficking...

Jeffrey Epstein, the wealthy financier charged with sex trafficking, reportedly bragged he was the one who introduced Donald and Melania Trump

While President Donald Trump has dismissed his friendship with convicted sex offender Jeffrey Epstein, The New York Times reported that Epstein has claimed he introduced Trump... Read more ...