PopMuse: Technology and Science http://popmu.se Musings of stuff en-us Copyright 2007-2020 http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nc-sa/3.0/ How to Protest Safely in the Age of Surveillance https://www.wired.com/story/how-to-protest-safely-surveillance-digital-privacy https://www.wired.com/story/how-to-protest-safely-surveillance-digital-privacy Sun, 31 May 2020 19:27:02 UTC Andy Greenberg, Lily Hay Newman at Feed: All Latest Law enforcement has more tools than ever to track your movements and access your communications. Here's how to protect your privacy if you plan to protest. http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nc-sa/3.0/ The Women of Ukraine's Railroads Keep the Trains Running https://www.wired.com/story/women-ukraine-railroads https://www.wired.com/story/women-ukraine-railroads Sun, 31 May 2020 14:00:00 UTC Laura Mallonee at Feed: All Latest The under-sung heroes of the country's rail system keep vigilant watch from colorful mini-castles. http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nc-sa/3.0/ Should We Purposely Infect Healthy Volunteers With Covid-19? https://www.wired.com/story/should-we-purposely-infect-healthy-volunteers-with-covid-19 https://www.wired.com/story/should-we-purposely-infect-healthy-volunteers-with-covid-19 Sun, 31 May 2020 14:00:00 UTC Victoria Turk, WIRED UK at Feed: All Latest Such studies could speed up the development of a vaccine—but would mean deliberately giving people a disease that could kill them. http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nc-sa/3.0/ How to Add a Weighted Vest to Your Workouts at Home https://www.wired.com/story/how-to-workout-with-a-weighted-exercise-vest https://www.wired.com/story/how-to-workout-with-a-weighted-exercise-vest Sun, 31 May 2020 13:00:00 UTC Matt Jancer at Feed: All Latest Why the weighted exercise vest is the best piece of home workout gear you're not using. http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nc-sa/3.0/ A Taylor Swift, 'Killing Eve' Mystery Tops This Week's Internet News Roundup https://www.wired.com/story/internet-week-272 https://www.wired.com/story/internet-week-272 Sun, 31 May 2020 13:00:00 UTC Graeme McMillan at Feed: All Latest Last week, social media did some sleuthing to figure out who recorded a haunting cover of the singer's “Look What You Made Me Do” for the BBC America show. http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nc-sa/3.0/ How to Take Your Work Offline in Case of an Emergency https://www.wired.com/story/work-offline-blackout-google-gmail https://www.wired.com/story/work-offline-blackout-google-gmail Sun, 31 May 2020 11:00:00 UTC David Nield at Feed: All Latest Internet outages, blackouts, and other accidents can make working from home more complicated. Here's how to protect yourself. http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nc-sa/3.0/ Covid-19 Is History’s Biggest Translation Challenge https://www.wired.com/story/covid-language-translation-problem https://www.wired.com/story/covid-language-translation-problem Sun, 31 May 2020 11:00:00 UTC Gretchen McCulloch at Feed: All Latest Services like Google Translate only support 100 languages, give or take. What about the thousands of other languages—spoken by people just as vulnerable to this crisis? http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nc-sa/3.0/ Want to Fix Urban Sprawl? Ditch the Cul-de-Sac https://www.wired.com/story/fix-urban-sprawl-ditch-cul-de-sac https://www.wired.com/story/fix-urban-sprawl-ditch-cul-de-sac Sun, 31 May 2020 11:00:00 UTC Flavie Halais at Feed: All Latest Streets arranged in grids, with few dead-ends, encourage walking and transit. But in developing countries, growing cities are taking the opposite route. http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nc-sa/3.0/ SpaceX Launched Two Astronauts—Changing Spaceflight Forever https://www.wired.com/story/spacex-launched-two-astronauts-changing-spaceflight-forever https://www.wired.com/story/spacex-launched-two-astronauts-changing-spaceflight-forever Sat, 30 May 2020 19:24:41 UTC Daniel Oberhaus at Feed: All Latest The test mission will clear the way for regular crewed launches from the United States for the first time in nearly a decade. http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nc-sa/3.0/ Watch SpaceX and NASA Launch Two Astronauts to the ISS https://www.wired.com/story/how-to-watch-spacex-launch-astronauts-to-the-iss https://www.wired.com/story/how-to-watch-spacex-launch-astronauts-to-the-iss Sat, 30 May 2020 18:58:00 UTC Daniel Oberhaus at Feed: All Latest The occasion will mark the first time a private company blasts NASA astronauts into space. Here's everything you need to know. http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nc-sa/3.0/