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Dow Futures Plunge 350 Points After Trump's $550 Billion Tariff Threat [Crypto Coins News] Dow Jones futures plunged by 350 points after Trump's $550 billion tariff threat left the US stock market reeling.

Oculus Quest Vs. Rift: Which VR Gaming System Is Best for You? [Crypto Coins News] If you're looking to dive into VR gaming, which Oculus system should you buy: the high-specs Rift or the budget-friendly Quest?

Crypto-Obsessed AI Gets Drunk, Claims Ripple Surged to $9 [Crypto Coins News] A crypto-obsessed AI got drunk, screamed YOLO in binary, and then published an article claiming the ripple price surged above $9.00.

Heroin Addict Turned Fortnite Streamer Feels 'Obligated' to Help People [Crypto Coins News] Fortnite and Halo Twitch streamer ac7ionmannn has struggled with heroin addiction, and now he wants to help fellow addicts.

Plant cells signal between each other to agree on what time it is [The Next Web] Anyone who has travelled across multiple time zones and suffered jet lag will understand just how powerful our biological clocks are. In fact, every cell in the human body has its own ...

Google’s betting on SMS 2.0 to get its messaging groove back [The Next Web] Google’s gotten a lot of grief for its messaging strategy, and rightly so. While Facebook and Apple have seen their messaging platforms become indispensable to users and businesses alike, Google has launched a litany of apps whose pithy names (Buzz, Wave, All…

New trailers: The Mandalorian, Motherless Brooklyn, The Morning Show, and more [The Verge] Watch this week’s best new trailers from Netflix, Amazon, Apple, and more, including Edward Norton’s adaptation of the Jonathan Lethem novel Motherless Brooklyn.

Bitcoin Price Stumbles 8% in 5-Day Slide as Traders' Fears Rise [Crypto Coins News] The bitcoin price has declined by more than 8 percent in the past week from $10.950 to $10,030 across major exchanges.

Web host Hostinger says data breach may affect 14 million customers [TechCrunch] Hostinger said it has reset user passwords as a “precautionary measure” after it detected unauthorized access to a database containing information on millions of its customers. The breach is said to have happened on Thursday. The company said in a blog post i…

Original Content podcast: Netflix's 'Red Sea Diving Resort' awkwardly mixes fiction and reality [TechCrunch] “The Red Sea Diving Resort,” a new film on Netflix, is based on the true story of Mossad agents who took over an abandoned holiday resort in Sudan to smuggle Jewish Ethiopian refugees out of the country. As we explain in the latest episode of the Original Con…

What the hell does the telephoto lens on your phone do? [The Next Web] Welcome to TNW Basics, a collection of tips, guides, and advice on how to easily get the most out of your gadgets, apps, and other stuff. The days when your phone had a single camera on it are gone. Nowadays, it’s common to have several of them on the rear of…

The Jeopardy! Master is Making a Better Trivia Game [Wired] Ken Jennings is teaming up with the creator of Magic to launch Half-Truth, a game that will \"make you feel smart when you play.\"

The risks of amoral A.I. [TechCrunch] Kyle Dent Contributor Kyle Dent is a Research Area Manager for PARC, a Xerox Company, focused on the interplay between people and technology. He also leads the ethics review committee at PARC. Artificial intelligence is now being used to make decisions about …

Crypto means cryptotheology [TechCrunch] Cryptocurrencies are a religion as much as they are a technology. They almost have to be, given their adherents’ gargantuan ambition of fundamentally changing how the world works. This means they attract charlatans, lunatics, frauds, and false prophets, and f…

Razer's Blade Pro 17 Is Our Favorite XL Gaming Laptop [Wired] Razer's latest 17-inch laptop offers desktop-grade gaming performance in a weighty but portable package.

While You Were Offline: Who Wants to See Sean Spicer’s Samba? [Wired] Not us, and not Tom Bergeron!

Bugatti's Centodieci, VW's Electric Dune Buggy, and More Cars News [Wired] Plus, an inside look at Netflix’s crazy new car show and Ford’s plan to gather data from college scooter riders.

California Man Admits Masterminding $25 Million Bitcoin Launder Fest [Crypto Coins News] Kunal Kalra has agreed to plead guilty in a $25 million money laundering scheme that involves bitcoin, drugs, and criminals.

Behind the scenes at Earth’s most beautiful rocket launch site [Ars Technica] Rocket Lab's Launch Complex-1 is not easy to get to—but the views are worth any lost sleep.

Samsung Galaxy Note 10 Plus review [TechRadar] Smartphone opulence with an S Pen

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