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  1. This club in the Netherlands offers a much-needed break from technology2024/06/13

    Most people are at least a little addicted to their phones. In the Netherlands, three young Dutchmen came up with an idea to counteract that. It’s called the Offline Club, where attendees pay for the opportunity to spend an evening phone-free.

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  2. Meet the guy who single-handedly took down North Korea’s internet2024/06/11

    A US-based cyber security expert gets hacked by North Korea. He hacks back. Takes out the entire country's limited internet for nine days. We get the story from Dina Temple-Raston, of the podcast Click Here.

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  3. A wrinkle in time: GPS jamming in Ukraine and its ripple effects2024/05/30
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  4. How AI is helping to recreate childhood memories2024/05/21
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  5. The company man: US glacial response to Nigeria’s detention of former IRS crypto investigator rankles federal agents2024/05/17
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  6. EU threatens to shut down popular app that pays users to watch videos2024/04/24
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  7. A total solar eclipse in Mazatlán draws thousands of international tourists 2024/04/08
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  8. What rhymes with isosceles triangle? This French math teacher has the answer.2024/04/02

    Antoine Carrier, a middle school teacher in Bordeaux, southwest France, stays up late many nights, pen in hand, crafting math rhymes. Online, tens of thousands of kids know him as A’Rieka, the rapping math teacher.

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  9. Inside the i-Soon papers and China’s secret world of hackers-for-hire2024/03/27
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  10. On campus, Jewish and Muslim students fear for their safety2024/03/22

    A new report finds Jewish and Muslim students "fear personal danger" related to their positions on the war.

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