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Some Americans Say They Support the Affordable Care Act but Not Obamacare

The idea that ignorance is the root of much disagreement—that if Americans understood the healthcare law, more would support it—seems condescending, but not invalid.<p>"So you disagree with Obamacare?"<p><i>"Yes, I do."</i><p>"Do you think insurance companies should be able to exclude people with preexisting …

High-School Sports Aren't Killing Academics

Research shows that schools with strong athletic programs have higher test scores and lower drop-out rates.<p>In this month’s <i>Atlantic</i> cover article, “The Case Against High-School Sports,” Amanda Ripley argues that school-sponsored sports programs should be seriously curtailed. She writes that, unlike …

Breaking Bad's Big Critique of the Macho (and Its Problem With Women)

The show's characters and its deepest conflicts were rooted in old ideas about gender.<p>When we first meet Walter White, his daily life is an endless parade of humiliations. His students disrespect him, his pregnant wife emasculates him, his alpha-male brother-in-law mocks him, and his employer …

The future of consumer 3D printing: What’s real, what’s coming, and what’s hype

Advertisement<p>7 Comments<p>Credit: cubify.com<p>Oskar van Deventer used to dream up Rubik’s Cube-like puzzles so complex that they were physically …

Report: LG’s next smartphone to feature a curved display, already in production

Advertisement<p>3 Comments<p>Credit: GigaOM<p>Pocket-lint is reporting that sources at LG have revealed to ZDNet Korea that the company’s next major …

Undetectable hardware Trojans could compromise cryptography

Researchers have shown that it is possible to compromise the functioning of a cryptographic chip without changing its physical layout. Based on …

Cybersecurity

The Much-Hyped 3D Printer Market Is Entering A New Growth Phase, Says Gartner

3D printing remains a nascent market, despite high levels of hype around the technology’s potential — such as, most recently, news that astronauts will be using a 3D printer in space next year. The hype may be a little overblown but there’s no doubting the technology’s trajectory. Enter analyst …

Make Your Embarrassing Old Facebook Posts Unsearchable With This Quick Tweak

It seems like every few months Facebook changes its privacy settings and unlocks a bunch of your previously hidden (or semi-hidden) information. This …

Nomorobo: Block Robocalls For Good

Robocalls are annoying, and they seemingly can’t be stopped, no matter how many do-not-call lists you join, no matter how polite you are. Part of …