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Mr. Robot Season Finale: This Is TV’s First Great Cyberpunk Show

In a previous Mr. Robot recap , I predicted Elliot Alderson will join Don Draper and Walter White as one of the iconic male antiheroes of 21st century TV

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‘Spam King’ guilty of posting 27 million Facebook messages

One of the web's all-time notorious spammers is facing jail time after pleading guilty to sending 27 million unwanted messages to Facebook users. Sanford Wallace, aka "the Spam King," aka "Spamford Wallace," admitted that he unlawfully accessed ove...

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Study Suggests Uber Reduces DUI Deaths

You can have your own argument about Uber’s value as an industry-changing technology (just please don’t torch anyone’s car in the process). But one recent study looked at a particular effect of Uber: namely, when it started in California, did it reduce drinking and driving deaths? Read more...

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A Rare Glimpse of the Ancient Infrastructure That Controls NYC’s Subway

New York City’s subway system is a wonder of engineering—but sadly, that engineering is so old that it’s not even manufactured anymore, causing huge problems for the people who run it and anyone trying to use it . That means the MTA has built a whole shop up around trying to maintain its aging technology, and now they’re giving us a look at this underground industry.

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CBS plans to livestream Super Bowl commercials for the first time

If you've been livestreaming the Super Bowl and missing out on all of those commercials, that's about to change. Variety reports CBS will stream all of the ads during the game in February, so those watching via the internet will be privy to the same ...

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Moto X Style Pure Edition will work on any US carrier

Motorola's Moto X Style has an extra trick up its sleeve. If you get the unlocked Pure Edition in the US, it'll reportedly work on any US carrier, including LTE -- you won't have to give up fast data to get the phone you want on your network of choic...

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Susanne Daniels jumping from MTV to YouTube

Susanne Daniels is exiting her post as programming chief at MTV to join YouTube in a newly created position leading the platform's budding original content efforts. As vice president of YouTube originals, Daniels will oversee development and product...

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US Presidential Candidates’ Internet Policies, Ranked

With 20-odd US presidential candidates in the mix, everyone’s trying to pick the winning position on the issues that matter most to Americans. The future of the internet is obviously a big one. Here’s what’s been proposed so far — the good, the bad, and the utterly insane.

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This Artist Is Making Haunting Paintings With Google’s Dream Robot

OH GOD. Read more...

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What’s on your HDTV: ‘The Strain’, Shark Week, Hannibal Burress

Shark Week is in full swing on Discovery, as the network tries to find even more shark-related programming it somehow hasn't covered yet.

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