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Ashley Madison CEO steps down after emails leaked by hackers expose that he engaged in affairs. The post Ashley Madison CEO Resigns in Wake of Hack, News of Affairs appeared first on WIRED.

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The year was 2003, and Mark Siddall was in South Africa a-hunting the elusive hippo rectum leech. The post Absurd Creature of the Week: Um, This Leech Feeds on Hippo Rectums appeared first on WIRED.

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No one would say that Hurricane Katrina was a good thing. But the city's startup founders say it stirred their fighting spirit. The post How New Orleans Built a Bustling Tech Hub in Katrina’s Wake appeared first on WIRED.

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Rural areas have the slowest—or in some cases, nonexistent—Internet connections. The post Telemedicine Can’t Help the People Who Need It the Most appeared first on WIRED.

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