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Get Ready for Big Android Auto Changes On Your Phone and In Your Car

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Google plans to discontinue the Android Auto app for Android phones, and has created a new way to navigate using Google Assistant in Google Maps. Today Google said its new Google Assistant driving mode for Android phones is getting a new dashboard that’s easier to use hands-free and won’t require you to set a…

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Source: https://gizmodo.com/get-ready-for-big-android-auto-changes-on-your-phone-an-1847726152
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The Article Was Written/Published By: Florence Ion

Discord Is Bringing Music Back With a YouTube-Sanctioned Bot

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After Google-owned YouTube killed two hugely popular Discord music bots this month, forcing them to essentially shut down in the dead of night over claims of copyright infringement, Discord has reportedly begun testing a YouTube integration that will allow users to once again stream tunes within their servers.

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Source: https://gizmodo.com/discord-is-bringing-music-back-with-a-youtube-sanctione-1847730671
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The Article Was Written/Published By: Brianna Provenzano

6 Totally Reasonable Phobias Sparked by Technology

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For all of the cat videos and spicy GIF’s tech actors have brought into the world, there’s no denying that being very online hasn’t been the best thing for anyone’s mental health. We’re anxious and angry from our time spent on social platforms, we’re overwhelmed by our email inboxes, and the depressingly common…

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Source: https://gizmodo.com/6-totally-reasonable-phobias-sparked-by-technology-1847671607
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The Article Was Written/Published By: Shoshana Wodinsky

Anonymous Claims to Have Stolen Huge Trove of Data From Epik, the Right-Wing’s Favorite Web Host

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Members of the hacktivist collective Anonymous claim to have hacked web registration company Epik, allegedly stealing “a decade’s worth of data,” including reams of information about its clients and their domains.

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Source: https://gizmodo.com/anonymous-claims-to-have-stolen-huge-trove-of-data-from-1847673935
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The Article Was Written/Published By: Lucas Ropek

How to Use Your iPhone As a Mobile Hotspot

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This is a common scenario: You’re away from a stable wifi connection and need to get work done on a screen that’s larger than your iPhone. You have a tablet or a laptop at the ready, but no cellular connectivity on those devices—which means no way to connect to the internet. Or so you thought.

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Source: https://gizmodo.com/how-to-use-your-iphone-as-a-mobile-hotspot-1847670322
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The Article Was Written/Published By: Caitlin McGarry

How to Stream Your Windows or Mac Desktop to Your Chromebook

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For a lot of people, Chromebooks are all the computer that they need. Aside from some heavy-duty image and video editing, there isn’t much that you can’t do inside a web browser these days. If there are times when you need a full Windows or macOS desktop application running inside Chrome OS, this is pretty easy to set…

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Source: https://gizmodo.com/how-to-stream-your-windows-or-mac-desktop-to-your-chrom-1847652449
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The Article Was Written/Published By: David Nield

Bizarre ‘Bone’ Asteroid Is Even Weirder Than We Imagined

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Astronomers have captured the best images yet of Kleopatra, a 168-mile-long asteroid nicknamed the “dog-bone” on account of its unusual shape. The latest observations are offering fresh insights into the object’s shape and precarious spin and how its moons likely came into existence.

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Source: https://gizmodo.com/bizarre-bone-asteroid-is-even-weirder-than-we-imagined-1847638453
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The Article Was Written/Published By: George Dvorsky

Twitter’s New Communities Feature Gives Laser-Eyed Bitcoin Bros and Dog Lovers a Space to Talk Among Themselves

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Furthering its quest to suddenly become every other app, Twitter is now introducing Facebook Group/Reddit subreddit-like groups called Communities that revolve around shared interests.

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Source: https://gizmodo.com/twitter-s-new-communities-feature-gives-laser-eyed-bitc-1847639004
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The Article Was Written/Published By: Tom McKay

How Do We Know How Old Fossils Are?

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Paleolithic hunters built mammoth traps in what is now Mexico some 14,700 years ago. An unknown sea creature left footprints in sand some 550 million years ago, making them the oldest known footprints on Earth. The mysterious Denisovan humans reached southeast Asia 160,000 years ago, as evidenced by a jawbone found on…

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Source: https://gizmodo.com/how-do-we-know-how-old-fossils-are-1847550187
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The Article Was Written/Published By: George Dvorsky

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