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Lexus had its European design team imagine vehicles for moon mobility
I love a good concept car. And I'm pretty keen on space—Charlie Brown bears responsibility for getting me interested at a very early age. So obviously my interest was going to be piqued by an email from Lexus containing a bunch of design sketches from ED2, its European Advanced Design Studio thinking about what we might drive on the moon.

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WeLeakInfo gets pwned by FBI; Dutch, Irish police arrest alleged breach brokers
On Wednesday, police in the Netherlands and Northern Ireland arrested two 22-year-old men believed to be connected to WeLeakInfo, a site offering usernames and passwords from multiple data breaches for sale. At the same time, the Federal Bureau of Investigation, in coordination with the UK's National Crime Agency, the Netherlands National Police Corps, the German Bundeskriminalamt, and the Police Service…

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Report: Google wants to bring the Steam game store to… Chrome OS?
We have a wild report from Android Police this morning, as the site claims that Google is working to bring official Steam support to Chrome OS. Yes, Steam. The gaming platform. On Chromebooks. The story apparently comes from a direct source: Kan Liu, the director of product management for Chrome OS. During an interview with Liu at CES, the site…

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Goop’s Netflix series: It’s so much worse than I expected and I can’t unsee it
the goop lab with Gwyneth Paltrow. In the third episode of Goop's Netflix series, a female guest remarks that us women are seen as "very dangerous when we're knowledgeable." [Ep. 3, 33:35] "Tell me about it," Gwyneth Paltrow knowingly replies amid "mm-hmms"—as if she has a first-hand understanding of this.

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Snowpiercer series finally coming to TNT, and here’s the first teaser to prove it
It's been three long years, but TNT's much-anticipated series —an adaptation of the critically acclaimed 2013 film by Oscar-nominated director Bong Joon-ho ()—is finally emerging from development hell and coming to television. The network just dropped a teaser trailer, and despite all the production drama, it looks like a promising fleshing-out of the original dystopian vision.

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GirlsDoPorn website goes offline after $13M judgment, criminal charges
The last few months have been a disaster for the people behind the GirlsDoPorn website. Last summer saw the start of trial in a lawsuit 22 women filed against site owner Michael Pratt and two other men. That case resulted in a $13 million verdict against the men earlier this month.

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Performance-oriented “Pro” mode for Macs found in latest macOS beta
Mac users have discovered evidence of a new feature coming to a future release of macOS called "Pro Mode." This feature would temporarily remove restrictions imposed to keep Macs running coolly and quietly in order to boost short-term performance for demanding tasks common in professional workflows. 9to5Mac reports that users have found references to this "Pro Mode" in the macOS…

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Most lidars today have between 1 and 128 lasers—this one has 11,000
Lidar sensors work by bouncing laser light off surrounding objects to produce a three-dimensional "point cloud." The first modern three-dimensional lidar was created for the 2005 DARPA Grand Challenge, a pivotal self-driving car competition. Today, many experts continue to see lidar as a key enabling technology for self-driving cars. That original 2005 lidar, made by a company called Velodyne, contained…

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Dealmaster: Take 33% off a 12-month subscription to Amazon’s Audible service
Today's Dealmaster is headlined by a notable discount on 12-month Audible Gold subscriptions. A year of Amazon's audiobook service is currently available for $99.50, which is $50 off its usual going rate. The deal also nets you access to 12 audiobooks upfront, instead of Audible's usual policy of only granting one bonus audiobook a month.