Adam Toobin

Adam writes about science and technology from his base in Providence, R.I.
Innovation
6.17.2016 5:02 PM
Bitcoin Is at $750! It's the Longest Rally Since 2013 Boom
Adam Toobin
The "halving" may be driving prices up. 
Innovation
6.17.2016 1:36 PM
Ethereum crash
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USD $40 is out the door. 
Innovation
6.17.2016 12:47 PM
Elon Musk Thanks Tyler, The Creator on Twitter For Brightening His Day
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The rapper reached out with some words of encouragement. 
Innovation
6.16.2016 9:39 PM
Hacker Guccifer 2.0 Drops Democrats' Full Report on Donald Trump
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The DNC claimed that Russian hackers breached their servers, but...
Innovation
6.16.2016 3:45 PM
Panama Canal Prepares for First Mega Containerships After Panamax Widenings
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Ships will carry "ninety percent of everything."
Culture
6.16.2016 12:55 PM
Hacker Faces 25 Years for Sending 1,300 U.S. Servicemembers' Info to ISIS
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It's one of the first times the U.S. government has nailed a cyberterrorism charge. 
Culture
6.15.2016 5:20 PM
Net Neutrality Activists Celebrate Ruling: "Go Team Internet!"
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The geekiest policy in D.C. is now the law. 
Science
6.15.2016 3:21 PM
When Will U.S. States Listen to Germany and Call for Emissions-Free Cars?
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California should be the first. 
Innovation
6.15.2016 3:14 PM
Nexar Dashcam App Brings Autonomous Intelligence to Manual Driving
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An app doesn't forget. 
Innovation
6.14.2016 2:38 PM
The AR-15 Used in Orlando Shooting Is "America's Most Popular Rifle" 
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At least 5 million AR-15s have been sold in the USA. 
Culture
6.14.2016 1:34 PM
FanDuel and DraftKings Could Merge. Now What?
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The company would control 95 percent of the market. 
Entertainment
6.14.2016 12:16 PM
Kanye West Announces Saint Pablo Tour Dates to Promote 'The Life of Pablo'
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It's his first time on tour in three years.
Mind and Body
6.13.2016 3:44 PM
Discrimination Barred Gay Men From Donating Blood to Orlando Shooting Victims
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An anachronistic policy can no longer be justified. 
Entertainment
6.13.2016 1:49 PM
'Quake Champions' Trailer Promises High-Speed e-Sport Arena Bloodbath 
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Yes, please. 
Mind and Body
6.13.2016 1:45 PM
This Kevlar Helmet Saved an Orlando Police Officer at Pulse Nightclub
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Image of battered helmet that saved officer's life goes viral. 
Innovation
6.10.2016 2:49 PM
Twitter's Michael Coates: "We're Confident That Our Systems Have Not Been Breached"
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Leaks on leaks on leaks.
Innovation
6.10.2016 1:40 PM
Annual Solar Installations to Hit "2 Million Within the Next 2 Years"
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Environmental concerns and cheaper prices are big reasons why.
Innovation
6.10.2016 1:33 PM
Tesla's Non-Disclosure Agreements About Defects are "Unacceptable," Say Feds
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A letter Tesla sent a customer raised a red flag -- after the letter was made public.
Innovation
6.9.2016 7:00 PM
Google's Larry Page Revealed as Secret Founder of Two Flying Car Startups
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Zee.Aeros and Kitty Hawk are linked to the Google co-founder. 
Innovation
6.9.2016 1:53 PM
Google Just Made It Easier for Your iPhone Apps to Bake in Artificial Intelligence
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The technology that won the game of Go is now free for Apple dev.