Liz Tracy

Liz Tracy is a Washington, D.C., based writer and editor. She is managing editor at Tom Tom, a magazine focused on female and nonbinary percussionists. Her articles have appeared in The New York Times, The Atlantic, Glamour, Vice, Miami New Times, and other publications. She spends much of her time dancing with her 2-year-old son to cool tunes and watching British mysteries.
Innovation
3.27.2016 9:29 PM
Privacy.com App Offers Online Financial Security with "Burner" Debit Cards
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Visa burner debit cards issued through this startup offer total control over online purchases. 
Entertainment
3.27.2016 7:01 PM
'Batman v Superman' Record Box Office Powered by Fanboys, Disappointed Audiences
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The movie that brought us sad Ben Affleck rocked the box office, thanks to the dedication of DC fanboys.
Innovation
3.27.2016 5:38 PM
Where Is Lahore, Pakistan? Suicide Bombing Rocks This Peaceful Province
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Bombing leaves at least 52 mostly women and children dead in this capital city. 
Culture
3.27.2016 4:44 PM
'The Conjuring 2' Trailer Reveals the Story Is Not All That True
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'The Conjuring 2' conjures some facts. 
Science
3.26.2016 11:22 PM
Why 'Vaxxed,' the Anti-Vaccine Doc, Was Pulled from Tribeca Film Fest
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Robert De Niro issues statement on the controversial movie. 
Innovation
3.26.2016 10:36 PM
Blue Origin President Projects Space Tourism Date: "2018-ish Time Frame"
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Jeff Bezos' company plans to blast people into space in about three years. 
3.26.2016 8:38 PM
Brussels' March Against Fear Is Canceled Due to Safety Concerns
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A busy police department and elevated terror threat lead organizers to cancel March Against Fear in Brussels. 
Culture
3.26.2016 6:06 PM
Who is Mason Wells, the Teen in Boston, France, and Brussels During Terrorist Attacks?
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This 19-year-old Mormon missionary was injured in Brussels, but was near two other past terrorist attacks.
Innovation
3.26.2016 4:21 PM
In Contrast to Tay, Microsoft's Chinese Chatbot, Xiaolce, Is Actually Pleasant
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Trolls turned Tay into a monster in less than a day, but China's Xiaolce is a therapeutic A.I. 
Innovation
3.14.2016 4:25 AM
John Oliver Shows How Apple is Incredibly Vulnerable to Hackers 
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The Last Week Tonight host knocks and supports Apple.
Innovation
3.13.2016 11:10 PM
The Hyperloop Will Feature 'Augmented' and 'Interactive' Windows
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Dirk Ahlborn announced at SXSW that the hyperloop will have virtual windows to 'make traveling suck less.'
Innovation
3.13.2016 5:13 PM
MIT's Rodney Brooks Gives 3 Tips for Young People Interested in A.I.
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Want to work with robots? 
Innovation
3.13.2016 4:06 PM
Why Lee Sedol Finally Beat Google’s AlphaGo at Go
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Man finally beat machine in this AlphaGo game. 
Entertainment
3.13.2016 3:07 PM
Ariana Grande on 'SNL' Saves TIDAL with Rihanna and Shakira Impressions
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Her Celine Dion was also killer. 
Innovation
3.13.2016 1:41 AM
It Seems AlphaGo AI Is Going to Beat Every Human at Every Game of Go
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Tonight is the fourth of five games in a Go match between man and machine. 
Innovation
3.12.2016 11:54 PM
Singapore Is Taxing Tesla Model S Customers for Carbon Emissions
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The Tesla Model S has no tailpipe but in Singapore it's still considered a polluter. 
Entertainment
3.12.2016 8:41 PM
'Luke Cage' Will Be the Best Thing on TV When It Debuts September 30
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You'll get your Marvel action fix this fall on Netflix. 
Science
3.12.2016 4:21 PM
Astronaut Scott Kelly Announces April 1 Retirement 
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After his #yearinspace, Scott Kelly returns to the Earth to retire from NASA. 
Innovation
3.7.2016 2:24 AM
RIP Ray Tomlinson, the Inventor of Email 
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The man who made the @ symbol fully relevant will now rest in peace. 
Culture
3.7.2016 1:03 AM
Justin Trudeau Explains Why Canadians Don't Like Americans
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The Prime Minister broke down why Canadians aren't always thrilled with the U.S.