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Forget Tough Passwords: New Guidelines Make It Simple

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Gierad Laput, a Ph.D. student at Carnegie Mellon University, demonstrates how his team's universal sensor picks up the sound from a hand-held vacuum. Liz Reid/WESA hide caption

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Our Homes May Get Smarter, But Have We Thought It Through?

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Worshipers at the Walloon Reformed Church of St. Augustine in Magdeburg, Germany, participate in a service where the congregation is encouraged to tweet about the liturgy and share their prayers online. Esme Nicholson/NPR hide caption

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In Germany, Churchgoers Are Encouraged To Tweet From The Pews

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SoundCloud co-founders Eric Wahlforss, left, and Alex Ljung in 2016. The company closed a significant financing round on Aug. 11, 2017. Bloomberg/Bloomberg via Getty Images hide caption

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Sal Khan: Can Technology Help Create A Global Classroom?

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Harvey Mudd College students Ellen Seidel and Christine Chen work on a summer research project in computer science. Harvey Mudd College hide caption

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Colleges Have Increased Women Computer Science Majors: What Can Google Learn?

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A woman votes on Nov. 8 in Durham, N.C. The state was a key battleground in a presidential race where Russian interference was already a huge concern. Sara D. Davis/Getty Images hide caption

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Russian Cyberattack Targeted Elections Vendor Tied To Voting Day Disruptions

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Car Seat Camouflage: Man Wears Bizarre Costume In Automatic Vehicle Experiment

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Airbnb Cancels Bookings By Users Connected To White Nationalist Rally

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Danielle Brown speaks during TechCrunch Disrupt NY 2016. She is Google's new chief diversity officer, a position she previously held at Intel. Noam Galai/Getty Images for TechCrunch hide caption

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Is The Memo Controversy A Pivot Point On Diversity For Google?

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