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July 14 2015 5:45 AMLet Them BlogThe panic over pro-anorexia websites and social media isn’t healthy.
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July 13 2015 3:36 PMJava Was Really Insecure For a While. Then It Got Better. Now There’s a New Problem.
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July 10 2015 6:51 PMEllen Pao Steps Down as Interim CEO of Reddit
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July 10 2015 12:07 PMOPM Admits What We All Feared: 21.5 Million SSNs Leaked in Background Check Breach
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July 9 2015 7:50 PMThe Stock Exchange and United Outages Weren’t Hacks, but They Were Just as Scary
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July 9 2015 12:20 PMIBM Just Made the World’s Most Advanced Computer Chip
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July 8 2015 11:54 AM“When You Do Something, It Will Follow You”Is the ability to erase your online past a good thing? Slate editors weigh in. 
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July 8 2015 10:12 AMNow You Can Buy Shampoo and Cleanser That Promote the Growth of “Good” Bacteria
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July 7 2015 12:24 PMA U.S.-Japan Robot Duel Is Coming. Time to Rewatch a Great Transnational Bot-Battle Movie.
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July 6 2015 5:38 PMMicrosoft Releases “Tossup” to Help Friends Meet Up Because No Apps Do That
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July 6 2015 3:43 PMA Company That Sells Surveillance Software to Authoritarian Regimes Got Hacked Itself
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July 6 2015 1:41 PMEvangelicals in Brazil Flock to “Sin-Free” Social Network
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July 6 2015 9:27 AMBin Laden Walks Into a BarWhy teenagers love making jokes about 9/11.
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July 2 2015 1:05 PMThe Digital DemagogueThe Greek prime minister’s faceoff with Europe is something new: a bold, imperfect, high-velocity form of mass democracy made possible by the Internet.
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July 2 2015 11:54 AMWho’s Afraid of the Big Bad Pulse?Some in Congress and the private sector want to spend a lot of time—and money—preparing for the threat of electro magnetic pulse weapons. But is that the right priority?
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July 13 2015 5:49 PMNo, the Earth Is Not Heading for a “Mini Ice Age”
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July 13 2015 10:01 AMDeath of Nintendo President Satoru Iwata Prompts Outpouring of Gamer Love
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July 10 2015 1:26 PMHead of OPM Resigns Over Government Employee Data Breach
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July 10 2015 11:55 AMThe Social Security Number’s InsecuritiesWe use our SSNs for everything. Data breaches are showing why that’s so terrible.
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July 9 2015 5:50 PMFacebook Has Finally Decided You Might Know Yourself Better Than It Does
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July 8 2015 1:17 PMYou Don’t Really Want to Know Who Unfriended You on Facebook
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July 8 2015 11:44 AMFacebook’s Piracy ProblemAre plagiarized YouTube videos helping fuel the social network’s astonishing video growth?
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July 7 2015 4:48 PMSelf-Driving Cars Could Spell the End of the Taxi Industry. Is That A Good Thing?
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July 7 2015 8:30 AMCash Is Still KingElectronic forms of money won’t dethrone it any time soon.
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July 6 2015 4:39 PMThe U.N. Now Has a Digital Privacy Investigator. The Best Candidate Didn’t Get the Gig.
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July 6 2015 3:20 PMWhat’s In a Real Name?An awful Facebook policy ensnares a trans woman who worked to make the social network inclusive for LGBTQ users.
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July 6 2015 11:39 AMWhat the Reddit Rebellion Is Really AboutInfluential moderators blacked out much of the site. Their reasons have big implications for Reddit’s future.
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July 5 2015 8:17 PMYour Wi-Fi Network’s Soft UnderbellyYou probably don’t even think about this easy way for hackers to sneak in.
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July 2 2015 11:55 AMWelcome to the Dystopian Future. Bubble Wrap Is No Longer Poppable.
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July 2 2015 11:51 AMThe Heat Is OnClimate change will make deadly heat waves like Pakistan’s and Europe’s worse than ever.

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