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Poppin is a startup that provides other startups with staplers, paper clips, desktop organizers, and now a new and improved ping pong conference table. The post The 'Series A' Conference Table Is Also a Ping Pong Table Because Startups appeared first on WIRED.

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Bucking tradition, Larry Page and Sergey Brin have let new Google CEO Sundar Pichai write the company's annual Founders' Letter. The post Larry and Sergey Have Passed the Crown to Google's New King appeared first on WIRED.

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Use of the emoji has been much higher than normal on Twitter since Beyoncé released her latest album and accompanying film. The post Beyoncé’s Lemonade Is Making the Lemon Emoji Very Popular appeared first on WIRED.

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As other major tech companies stumble, Facebook is golden. And, for that, you can thank Mark Zuckerberg. The post Why Facebook Is Killing It—Even When Nobody Else Is appeared first on WIRED.

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A spectacular view of Tenerife in the Canary Island shows off its volcanic history. The post Annotated Volcano: A Spectacular View of Tenerife From the ISS appeared first on WIRED.

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The HP Chromebook 13 looks like a $1,000 Pixel, feels like a $1,000 MacBook Air, and acts like a browser. The post High-End Chromebooks Get Cheaper With HP's Latest Laptop appeared first on WIRED.

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Fasten your apron and load up these cooking apps to bring out your inner chef. The post 7 Essential Apps for Aspiring Chefs, Even the Lazy Ones appeared first on WIRED.

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This week's superhero movie roundup has everything: Deadpool, scary clowns, and even a Wonder Man cameo. Read on if you want in on the joke. The post Cape Watch: Suicide Squad Might Give the Joker a New Origin Story appeared first on WIRED.

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In canopy piloting, the goal isn't to get to the ground safely. It's to get there as quickly as possible. The post Insane 'Swooping' Skydiving Makes Your Tandem Jump Look Lame appeared first on WIRED.

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It's all about family matters. The post Comcast Is Buying DreamWorks to Challenge Disney Head On appeared first on WIRED.

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Our ability to sequence DNA has far outpaced our ability to understand how those genes cause cancer. The post A Single $249 Test Analyzes 30 Cancer Genes. But Do You Need It? appeared first on WIRED.

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Today’s a big day on WIRED.com. Do you see that new lock icon next to WIRED.com in your address bar? Starting today, WIRED is making the switch to HTTPS. The post We're Going HTTPS: Here's How WIRED Is Tackling a Huge Security Upgrade appeared first on WIRED.

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For designer Chris Lauritzen, it's never been a better time for books—and his new edition of the cult classic proves it. The post One-Man Publisher Revives Flatland to Prove Print Isn't Dead appeared first on WIRED.

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The web is too damn slow. But maybe not for long. The post Making the Web Just a Second Faster Would Be a Big Deal appeared first on WIRED.

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With the GE9X, General Electric proves size matters. The post The World's Hugest Jet Engine Is Wider Than a 737's Fuselage appeared first on WIRED.

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If you use Android TV, now you can use your iPhone as a remote control for it. The post You Can Finally Control Your Android TV With Your iPhone appeared first on WIRED.

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Reports show that hackers are taking advantage of problems with a backchannel in global telecommunications. The post The Critical Hole at the Heart of Our Cell Phone Networks appeared first on WIRED.

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When injuries sideline superstars like Steph Curry or Chris Paul, doctors take every measure to speed up recovery. The post The Mad Dash to Get Injured Superathletes Like Steph Curry Back on the Court appeared first on WIRED.

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Early surveyors in the Midwest relied on straight lines that intersect at 90-degree angles, forming the Midwest's grid. But the world is not flat. The post Kansas' Roads Are All Goofy Because Nature Always Pwns Logic appeared first on WIRED.

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Most people use Layout to make their Instagram selfies a little less lame. José Quintela uses the app to make magical, tiny cars. The post Instagram of the Week: You Could Park These Cars Anywhere—If You Could Fit in Them appeared first on WIRED.

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The Fade Task Light's streamlined design is a beautifully conceived departure from ideas that have defined the desk light's form factor for 80 years. The post The Oddly Fascinating Quest to Design the Perfect Desk Lamp appeared first on WIRED.

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Former astronaut Marsha Ivins talks about the challenges, surprises, and hacks of filming a 4K movie in outer space. The post A Beautiful Planet: Shooting IMAX Is Hard Enough on Earth. In Space, It's Preposterous appeared first on WIRED.

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Franz is the messaging app to save you from all other messaging apps. The post The App You Need To Wrangle Your Millions of Messengers appeared first on WIRED.

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Worldwide, smartphone makers shipped a total of 334.9 million devices in the first quarter of 2016, according to market research firm IDC. The post It’s Official: The Smartphone Market Has Gone Flat appeared first on WIRED.

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SpaceX is already pretty close to having a lot of the tech they need for an uncrewed mission to Mars. The hardest part will be landing a craft on the big, red rock. The post SpaceX's Plan to Reach Mars by 2018 Is ... Actually Not That Crazy appeared first on WIRED.

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