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Cryptocurrency Hardware Wallets Can Get Hacked, Too

Whether you think cryptocurrency is a scam or a salvation, those digital coins can store real-world value. The safest place to keep them is in…

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How School Shutdowns Have Longterm Effects on Children

It’s impossible to know how much each child is learning in lockdown. But according to survey data from the Sutton Trust and Teacher Tapp, a…

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See Roger Waters Play Lockdown Version of Pink Floyd’s ‘Mother’

Roger Waters has released a version of Pink Floyd‘s “Mother,” which he led from his home studio during the coronavirus lockdown. The performance also features members of his band…

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See which states still have increasing rates of COVID-19

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The 16 Best Wireless Headphones for Everyone (2020)

Master & Dynamic’s MW07 Go (9/10, WIRED Recommends) are light, comfortable, and compact, but still sound fantastic, which is why they’re now my go-to buds…

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This Robot Can Guess How You’re Feeling by the Way You Walk

In order to understand how a gait looks, though, the robot needs objective data, not subjective judgements. So the researchers used algorithms that analyzed videos…

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First Vaccine Battlegrounds ‘Map’ on Social Media Show How Dire Things Have Become

War metaphors are a common cliché in medicine. But sometimes nothing else will do. A battle is looming, one with real lives at risk, and…

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Your Cat Is a Killer And This Study Shows Why You Really Need to Keep It Inside

We know feral cats are an enormous problem for wildlife – across Australia, feral cats collectively kill more than three billion animals per year. Cats…

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Today’s Cartoon: Netflix Finale

Monday, May 18, 2020. By Andrew Hamm, with cartooncollections.com. If you’ve finished Netflix, here are the films and TV series WIRED staffers come back to…

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How to Set Up Your Kid’s Virtual Work/Play Space

Sure, you’ve been stuck at home and are now feeling Zoom fatigue. Chances are your kid is too. That’s why it’s important for them to…

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