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Old-Guard Archivists Keep Federal Data Safer Than You Think 
Old-Guard Archivists Keep Federal Data Safer Than You Think
Long before Trump, open government and open data evangelists had been preserving all kinds of data collected and stored by the government. The post Old-Guard Archivists Keep Federal Data Safer Than You Think appeared first on WIREDDetails
Smart City Tech Would Make Military Bases Safer 
Smart City Tech Would Make Military Bases Safer
Opinion: A retired Naval commander explains how sensors and data analysis could make military bases safer and more efficient. The post Smart City Tech Would Make Military Bases Safer appeared first on WIREDDetails
Review: BeatsX Wireless Headphones 
Review: BeatsX Wireless Headphones
Apple's $150 wireless earbuds are as comfy as your mama's couch, but the sound could be better. The post Review: BeatsX Wireless Headphones appeared first on WIREDDetails
Biologists Are Figuring Out How Cells Tell Left From Right 
Biologists Are Figuring Out How Cells Tell Left From Right
"Anything that's not forbidden by the laws of physics is possible." The post Biologists Are Figuring Out How Cells Tell Left From Right appeared first on WIREDDetails
The Former Secretary of Defense Outlines the Future of Warfare 
The Former Secretary of Defense Outlines the Future of Warfare
The former Secretary of Defense built a bridge between tech and the Pentagon. Here, he talks about its importance in an uncertain time. The post The Former Secretary of Defense Outlines the Future of Warfare appeared first on WIREDDetails
Space Photos of the Week: Milky Way Dazzles in Zodiacal Light 
Space Photos of the Week: Milky Way Dazzles in Zodiacal Light
Space photos of the week, February 12 — 18, 2016. The post Space Photos of the Week: Milky Way Dazzles in Zodiacal Light appeared first on WIREDDetails
Bring Minecraft to Life With These Cheap 3-D Printers 
Bring Minecraft to Life With These Cheap 3-D Printers
3-D printing isn't exactly mainstream, but Windows 10 and super-cheap hardware will make it much more attractive for makers. The post Bring Minecraft to Life With These Cheap 3-D Printers appeared first on WIREDDetails
Security News This Week: Yahoo Got Hacked Again. No, Seriously 
Security News This Week: Yahoo Got Hacked Again. No, Seriously
Each weekend we round up the news stories that we didn't break or cover in depth but that still deserve your attention. The post Security News This Week: Yahoo Got Hacked Again. No, Seriously appeared first on WIREDDetails
NASA Tests Plane-Guiding Tech to Shorten Your Next Flight 
NASA Tests Plane-Guiding Tech to Shorten Your Next Flight
Better data means less space between planes, and less midair congestion. The post NASA Tests Plane-Guiding Tech to Shorten Your Next Flight appeared first on WIREDDetails
George Saunders: ‘Haughty, Thin-Skinned’ Trump Is the Anti-Lincoln 
George Saunders: ‘Haughty, Thin-Skinned’ Trump Is the Anti-Lincoln
George Saunders discusses 'Lincoln in the Bardo' on the 'Geek's Guide to the Galaxy' podcast. The post George Saunders: 'Haughty, Thin-Skinned' Trump Is the Anti-Lincoln appeared first on WIREDDetails

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Why a home equity loan is a smart choice as rates rise 

Plain-and-simple home equity loans, with the security of a locked-in interest rate that never changes, are yesterday’s news. But as the economy improves and interest rates rebound, you may have to go throwback if you want to access some of your home's value.

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Here's how meal kits stack up on cost 

Meal kits like Blue Apron, Plated and HelloFresh let you skip the shopping and the recipe research. Here's how much they cost.

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Why industry experts are excited by a new food label 

The new industry-wide action is the latest effort to tackle food waste, which is receiving increased attention from lawmakers and policy advocates across the country.

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How to set up your kids with excellent credit 

When I learned my baby sister's credit score was almost as high is mine, I was floored. Here's how my parents set her up with near-perfect credit by the time she graduated high school.

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Return of a 'free' in-flight meal: Can it help Delta win customers? 

As airlines continue to compete for customers, free meals are making a comeback on Delta. The focus on the in-flight experience reflects changing customer values.

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How school gardens can teach skills and unify communities 

Learning gardens give students the opportunity not only to learn firsthand where their food comes from, but also to learn skills in food production.

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How Kansas became one of the fastest-growing electric-car markets in the country 

When it comes to promoting electric cars, California is rightfully viewed as the most active. But a charging-infrastructure program launched two years ago by Kansas City Power & Light is taking off.

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How automating your finances can save you money 

One of the best ways to painlessly meet your long-term financial goals is to set up an automatic system that distributes your paycheck where it needs to go, toward bills, savings accounts, and emergency funds.

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Why Unilever rejected Kraft's proposal for the second-biggest merger ever 

The packaged-food industry is in a rough spot. A combined Kraft Heinz and Unilever would create a global behemoth. 

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Household debt nears an all-time high. What's behind the rise? 

Debt levels are nearing those seen at the verge of the Great Recession. Their composition is different this time, though.

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7 ways to lower your cable bill 

Cable bill increases can really hurt, especially considering that the average cable bill already tops $100 per month. But you can take control of your budget and your cable bill. 

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How to increase your chances of getting approved for a small business loan 

As most seasoned small business owners know, getting financing can be difficult. Here's what you should do to increase your chances of getting approved.

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How spending the day on Facebook can help you land your next job 

Facebook's new features connect businesses with jobseekers, simplifying a tedious process and possibly changing the way people think about the job search.

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Can new labels take a bite out of food waste? (+video) 

The current system of date-labeling emerged haphazardly and doesn't accurately reflect food safety, trade groups say.

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Boeing workers overwhelmingly reject union, in another blow to labor 

While the outcome was expected in the nation's most staunchly anti-union state, it's a reminder of the ongoing decline of the organized labor across America.

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