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  1. Apple Says It Will Create 20,000 Jobs With New Campus
    Apple says it will build a new campus and create 20,000 new jobs as part of a sweeping investment plan for the U.S.
  2. America On Alert
    Is that your phone going off?
  3. Too Much Music: A Failed Experiment In Dedicated Listening
    In the streaming era, music fans have access to more music than they could ever consume. Is there any way to slow things down?
  4. A Modern Day Long-Distance Love Story
    A couple years ago, Elizabeth Schunck was living near Detroit, stuck in an unhappy marriage — feeling more lonely than she says she'd ever been. Looking for connection, she went on a random chat app.
  5. Google App Goes Viral Making An Art Out Of Matching Faces To Paintings
    The Google Arts & Culture app, allowing users to compare their selfies to famous works of art, took a top spot in the app store over the weekend and took over social media.
  6. LinkedIn Co-Founder On What Resolutions Silicon Valley Should Make For 2018
    Between sexual harassment scandals, fake ads and stronger calls for regulation, Big Tech had a rocky year in 2017. LinkedIn Co-founder and venture capitalist Reid Hoffman talks with NPR's Kelly McEvers about resolutions Silicon Valley should make in 2018.
  7. What Your Smart Devices Know About You
    Voice-activated devices, such as Alexa and Google Home, always have their microphones on. NPR's Lulu Garcia-Navarro asks Brian Barrett, a writer for Wired, what happens to the information they gather.
  8. Instagram And Shopify: How Businesses Are Targeting Your Feed
    NPR's Scott Simon talks with Alexis Madrigal of The Atlantic about how e-commerce tools are making it easier for entrepreneurs to make money without ever touching the products they advertise.
  9. Ohio Man Charged With Putting Spyware On Thousands of Computers
    Prosecutors say Phillip Durachinsky created malware that enabled him to remotely access and turn on the cameras and microphones of computers. Charges include the production of child pornography.
  10. 'Africa Tech' Is Hard To Find At CES — But Worth Looking For
    The entrepreneurs at the Consumer Electronics Show in Las Vegas have some interesting ideas. But what about the follow-through?
  11. Tim Kruger: How Do We Slow Climate Change Before It's Too Late?
    To tackle climate change, geoengineer Tim Kruger is developing technology that could remove large quantities of CO2 from the atmosphere. But he says it takes unprecedented cooperation to make it work.
  12. Innovation At CES Trade Show Couldn't Keep Lights From Going Out
    On Wednesday, the whole convention center in Las Vagas temporarily lost power. The entire place went dark and the fancy technology displays were shut down.
  13. Facebook Rolls Out New Plan For News Feed: More Posts From Friends And Family
    CEO Mark Zuckerberg says the social media giant wants to emphasize more "meaningful" content on users' feeds to "bring us closer together with the people that matter to us."
  14. A School's Way To Fight Phones In Class: Lock 'Em Up
    At a Boston charter school, administrators take students' phones and lock them in a soft pouch until the end of the day. "It sucks," grumbles one student.
  15. YouTube Limits Relationship With Logan Paul After His Video Depicting Dead Body
    More than a week after Paul removed a post showing him laughing beside an apparent suicide victim, YouTube pulled the star from its top-tier advertising program and shelved planned original projects.

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