Behind Netflix's Emmy nominations haul are more shows than ever

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After passing 100 million subscribers, overtaking cable TV in customer numbers in the US and expanding to over 190 countries, Netflix is starting to cement something else: sustained prestige. A record haul of 91 Emmy nominations puts Netflix — whic… Powered by WPeMatico

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Recommended Reading: Spotify's other playlist problem

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Spotify Sweats Over Bandwidth Problem as Labels Vie for Playlist Spots Andy Gensler , Billboard Spotify was forced to defend itself against allegations it uses fake artists to cut costs last week, but the streaming service is facing another playli… Powered by WPeMatico

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New in our buyer's guide: The OnePlus 5 and two Surface devices

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This month’s buyer’s guide additions fill almost every product category: We’ve got a smartphone, VR headset, games console, notebook and a 2-in-1. Those last two both come from Microsoft in the form of the Surface Laptop and the new Surface Pro. At t… Powered by WPeMatico

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Researchers find coral reefs in a place they shouldn’t exist

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While the waters of the North Atlantic and South Pacific tend to have what hard corals need to survive, the North Pacific doesn’t, and it has been thought that deep-sea coral reefs were a near impossibility in that part of the ocean. But researchers… Powered by WPeMatico

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Twitter will livestream the Electronic Music Awards September 21st

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If festival season has left you tapped out financially and physically, Twitter has a way for you to watch this year’s Electronic Music Awards. Come September 21st, the microblogging service will broadcast electronic music’s Grammy’s from a “custom mu… Powered by WPeMatico

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Verily's answer to Fresno's mosquito woes is 20 million more

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Last year, executives of Alphabet’s life science arm, Verily, discussed a project aimed at controlling invasive mosquito populations, the results of which are now going into effect. To combat the mosquito species that carries viruses like Zika and de… Powered by WPeMatico

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Satellites may predict when a volcanic eruption will end

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We’ve discussed how satellites are being used to research natural disasters, including monitoring the Earth’s movement to predict landslides. Now, scientists have begun using satellite data to predict when volcanic eruptions’ lava flow will end. Powered by WPeMatico

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White House releases voter-fraud comments, personal info included

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The White House is bad at technology. The President has a Twitter problem, he faces a suit over blocking users on the service and he doesn’t seem to mind talking “Cyber Security” with Putin, who runs the country that allegedly hacked our (and other)… Powered by WPeMatico

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'Contra' is still cool enough to get a vinyl soundtrack

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Mondo’s skill at curating some of the coolest pop-culture art is unparalleled. Whether it’s posters, enamel pins, T-shirts or classic soundtracks on vinyl, even if you don’t like one piece, it’s hard to deny that it’s at least interesting. Well, with… Powered by WPeMatico

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Net neutrality supporters sent over 5 million emails to the FCC

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Yesterday, activists advocating for a free and open internet rallied individuals to submit over two million comments and millions of emails and phone calls to the FCC in support of Net Neutrality. Popular sites across the web, from Yelp to Pornhub (a… Powered by WPeMatico

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