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  1. Can Arianna Huffington Save Uber?
    While Uber wades through crisis after crisis, media mogul Arianna Huffington, the sole woman on its board, is emerging as chief of culture change.
  2. U.S. Senate Votes To Repeal Obama-Era Internet Privacy Rules
    The rules would require Internet providers to tell consumers what data they collect and get consent before selling. Republicans said ISPs were facing stricter regulations than companies like Google.
  3. Hungry? Call Your Neighborhood Delivery Robot
    Self-driving delivery robots have popped up on the sidewalks of Washington, D.C. — and other locations have expressed interest. The bots learn about traffic patterns with every trip they take.
  4. Social Media, Math And The Mystery Of A Mumps Outbreak
    Since August 2016, there have been nearly 3,000 cases of mumps diagnosed in Arkansas. A epidemiologist explains how her team used online data and mathematical modeling to understand the outbreak.
  5. A Smartphone Can Accurately Test Sperm Count
    Measuring the quality of those little swimmers usually requires a trip to the doctor. Researchers have come up with a smartphone accessory that would let men do that at home in less than five seconds.
  6. Researchers Test Hotter, Faster And Cleaner Way To Fight Oil Spills
    The Flame Refluxer is essentially a big copper blanket: think Brillo pad of wool sandwiched between mesh. Using it while burning off oil yields less air pollution and residue that harms marine life.
  7. New Device Restrictions On Some Flights: Few Facts, Many Questions
    Homeland Security says most personal electronics won't be allowed in carry-ons on flights from some majority-Muslim countries. The U.K. has acted similarly. Why the abrupt change? It's far from clear.
  8. Google Vows To Remove Ads From Offensive YouTube Content
    Google says it is giving advertisers more control over where and how their ads appear. Some major advertisers in the U.K. were outraged and some pared back their spending after their ads appeared on YouTube videos created by backers of ISIS and a violent pro-fascist group. Google also says it's removing more ads from extremist content and hiring more people to deal with the problem.
  9. Google Promises To Keep Ads Off 'Hateful, Offensive' YouTube Content
    On Friday, a division of a global marketing group with a digital budget of more than $200 million put its dealings with Google on "pause," citing recent controversies.
  10. Trump's Electronics Restrictions Could Cause Headaches For Touring Musicians
    Cities like Dubai, Istanbul, Abu Dhabi and Casablanca have become popular touring destinations for prominent American artists. What effect might the new baggage restrictions have on their work?
  11. The Emergence Of The White Troll Behind A Black Face
    Over the past few months, Black Twitter has noticed an increase in the number of white trolls creating fake Twitter accounts.
  12. U.S., Britain Restrict Electronics On Flights From Mideast Countries
    Passengers on flights from the region coming into the U.S. and Britain cannot carry any devices larger than a smartphone. Laptops, tablets and cameras must all be placed in checked baggage.
  13. Doctors Consider Ethics Of Costly Heart Surgery For People Addicted To Opioids
    A troubling trend has followed the opioid epidemic: People who use intravenous drugs are getting heart infections, driving up hospital bills and stirring an ethical debate among doctors.
  14. Are You Addicted To Your Smartphone?
    Behavioral addiction, especially to the new technologies so prevalent today, is the topic of Adam Alter's book Irresistible.Alva Noë proposes two criteria that may determine addiction to technology.
  15. The Earth Is Flat? Check Wikipedia
    Wikipedia has discovered an educational mission in an age of rampant truthiness. And it's enlisting college students to help.
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