Short answer: It was to prove a point that wireless emergency alerts could be way better—and save more lives.
Are we ready for it? I ate some to find out.
The cache of information also includes hundreds of employment, financial, passport, and transcript records of ordinary civilians.
Sometimes, to be cruel is to be kind.
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Sean Murray didn't lie about No Man's Sky.
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UK's climate chief says we're running out of cheap oil, but fossil fuels can still burn the planet.
Later this month, Uber will randomly assign riders in Pittsburgh with one of its self-driving Volvo SUV prototypes.
Online forums and chat apps are putting the power back in the hands of "compensated daters."
The nature of digital deletion is complicating the grieving process, say researchers.
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A fact check of Clinton's speeches exposes contradictions between what she says and how she votes.
An expedition brought women from the Middle East and South Asia to Antarctica.
A mysterious group claims to have stolen some hacking tools allegedly belonging to the NSA.
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According to a new book, there's a correlation between how knowledgeable you are and your income and happiness.
This story has more twists and turns than a mayo jar lid.
To understand why male astronauts have experienced vision changes in space, we need to study women on Earth.
Is there any reason marijuana aficionados shouldn't have the same rights as home brewers?
According to a senior attorney at the EFF, those who don't know their history are already repeating it.
The discovery offers a new target for future treatments.