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Trump Can Scrub the Clean Power Plan, But the West Will Stay Green 
Trump Can Scrub the Clean Power Plan, But the West Will Stay Green
The region is poised for more renewable energy and less coal. The post Trump Can Scrub the Clean Power Plan, But the West Will Stay Green appeared first on WIREDDetails
Amazon’s Time-Saving Trick for Groceries: You Drive to Us 
Amazon’s Time-Saving Trick for Groceries: You Drive to Us
The company that changed retail forever by bringing everything to your door wants to convince you it's innovative to drive to them. The post Amazon's Time-Saving Trick for Groceries: You Drive to Us appeared first on WIREDDetails
Tinder’s New Desktop App Pushes You to Actually Talk to People 
Tinder’s New Desktop App Pushes You to Actually Talk to People
Tinder Online encourages users to temper their snap judgements with some genuine connections. The post Tinder's New Desktop App Pushes You to Actually Talk to People appeared first on WIREDDetails
Ridley Scott Reveals the Origin of His Androids in the Alien Saga 
Ridley Scott Reveals the Origin of His Androids in the Alien Saga
It all goes back to HAL 9000. The post Ridley Scott Reveals the Origin of His Androids in the Alien Saga appeared first on WIREDDetails
The 11 Best Comic Book Movies You Can Stream Right Now, From Superman to Deadpool 
The 11 Best Comic Book Movies You Can Stream Right Now, From Superman to Deadpool
It's a bird… it's a plane… it's a great way to spend your couch time! The post The 11 Best Comic Book Movies You Can Stream Right Now, From Superman to Deadpool appeared first on WIREDDetails
Facebook Camera Means Snapping Is Officially the Future 
Facebook Camera Means Snapping Is Officially the Future
24-hour ephemeral videos, silly filters, funny masks. These are the tools for the way we talk next. The post Facebook Camera Means Snapping Is Officially the Future appeared first on WIREDDetails
Scientists Build a Menstrual Biochip That Does Everything But Bleed 
Scientists Build a Menstrual Biochip That Does Everything But Bleed
An organ-on-chip model of the female reproductive tract includes a miniature ovary, uterus, fallopian tube, cervix, and liver. The post Scientists Build a Menstrual Biochip That Does Everything But Bleed appeared first on WIREDDetails
Those Terrifying Skull Crawlers in Kong Were Inspired by … Pokémon’s Cubone 
Those Terrifying Skull Crawlers in Kong Were Inspired by … Pokémon’s Cubone
No, seriously. The post Those Terrifying Skull Crawlers in Kong Were Inspired by … Pokémon’s Cubone appeared first on WIREDDetails
In Science, You Can’t Always Get What You Want 
In Science, You Can’t Always Get What You Want
Science experiments don't always provide the data needed to definitively answer a question. Such is the nature of science. The post In Science, You Can't Always Get What You Want appeared first on WIREDDetails
The Island Where Chinese Tourists Flee to Escape the Smog 
The Island Where Chinese Tourists Flee to Escape the Smog
Fresh air so good they bottle it. The post The Island Where Chinese Tourists Flee to Escape the Smog appeared first on WIREDDetails

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Chinese company Tencent picks up five percent of Tesla (+video) 

China is the world's largest auto market and Tencent is one of Asia's largest tech companies – a powerful set of credentials to team up with Tesla.

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Hockey champions join soccer champions in battle for fair pay (+video) 

The defending world champion US women’s hockey team is currently involved in a stand-off with USA Hockey over a compensation and wage dispute.

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Citing a proposal for tougher taxi standards, Uber withdraws from Denmark 

A proposal that would require taxicabs and cars for hire to have seat occupancy sensors and meters has prompted the ride-hailing company to shut down its services in Denmark.

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Why a 94-year-old McDonald's employee is celebrating 44 years on the job 

Although she represents the extreme end of a trend, Loraine Maurer is not alone in postponing retirement and continuing to enjoy the world of work.

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Amazon just bought the Middle East's biggest online retailer 

Amazon is expanding its influence in the Middle East with the acquisition of Dubai-based retailer Souq.com.

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Why this isn't your grandma's housing market 

Home prices are rising to pre-recession levels, and there are more new homes selling, too. Yet the housing supply is not meeting demand in some regions, which is raising prices too high for certain buyers.

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Iran sanctions US companies: Will that hurt? (+video) 

Following sanctions issued by the Trump administration, Iran recently announced their own set of sanctions against United States-based companies, further complicating diplomatic relations between the two countries.

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Use your tax refund to spring clean your finances 

Tax season is a natural time to think about your finances, and a tax refund can be a big help in achieving your near- and far-term goals. Here are four practical steps you can take. 

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Teens barred from United flight for wearing leggings (+video) 

A pair of teenage girls flying under a special pass program were prevented from boarding a United Airlines flight Sunday for failing to meet the airline's dress code, prompting accusations of a double standard. 

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Self-driving Uber tests on hold after Arizona crash 

Uber’s prototype was found not responsible for the crash, but further testing will be on hold until the incident is fully investigated

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GameStop closures: Is this the end of brick-and-mortar video game shops? 

The video game retailer will close at least 150 of its stores in 2017, as blockbuster titles are now available in big-box stores, on Amazon, and downloadable through consoles. 

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Uber has had a terrible month. Can it recover?  

Saturday’s crash involving one of the ride-hailing company’s self-driving automobiles capped-off a tough 30 or so days for the ride-hailing startup.

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After 11 years of free service, Twitter considers premium subscription: Why? (+video) 

Twitter said Thursday it is considering a paid premium subscription version of its Tweetdeck, looking for a new potential avenue of income. 

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What Cadbury chocolates reveal about Brexit 

Even with Brexit on the horizon, the iconic chocolate company is committed to staying in Britain. But if Cadbury can't boost productivity, higher prices and smaller products may be coming.

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Amazon drone delivers sunscreen: Will this be the future? 

The online retailer's delivery drone made its public debut in the United States on Monday.

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