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How the Hmong diaspora uses the world¡¯s most boring technology to make something weird and wonderful
Reimagining the conference call line as a radio show
They were hired to help with the war effort¡ªand when the American military pulled out, those voices were left for dead
Hair balls, random dicks, and other things that happen when humans storm your pop-up
Can an electric car startup save itself from its founder?
Highlights from two hours of leaked audio from recent Q&A sessions with Facebook¡¯s CEO
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¡®Go to the mat and fight¡¯
"It is the intellectual and experimental challenge of our lifetime."
The classified artificial brain being developed by US intelligence programs
No one is more nervous about the legalization of marijuana than the beer industry
To stock Amazon¡¯s shelves, merchants travel the backroads of America in search of rare soap and coveted toys
At Facebook¡¯s worst-performing content moderation site in North America, one contractor has died, and others say they fear for their lives
Mexico¡¯s drug war has left tens of thousands of casualties in secret graves. Now, the mothers of the missing are digging them up, armed with iron rods and quadcopter drones.
How the Boeing 737 Max betrayed its pilots and passengers
He¡¯s a fringe presidential hopeful who thinks automation is the country¡¯s greatest threat ¡ª and the answer is to give every American human $1,000 a month
To ramp up IGTV, Instagram¡¯s money is on old-fashioned talent scouting
Can Coyote Peterson bring his millions-strong following to Animal Planet?
The story of Ramsey Orta is one of continued and unending police harassment
In Arizona, Facebook¡¯s content moderators get through the day with sex, drugs, and guns
But advocates say algorithms can¡¯t capture the complexity of criminal records