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Las Vegas taps AI for cybersecurity help

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Dove champions radical body positivity in a new video produced by Shonda Rhimes

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Fake Nostradamus predictions amuse Indian Twitter

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Read an exclusive excerpt of Mindy McGinnis’ upcoming book ‘Given to the Sea’

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Watch sensors track a full-court basketball game in real time

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Brooklinen tucks in $10M in Series A from FirstMark

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TAG Heuer’s newest luxury smartwatch lets you customize your $1,600 wrist candy

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Luxury phone maker Vertu changes hands yet again

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