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Should we dim the sun? We need to talk about solar geoengineering

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Should we dim the sun? We need to talk about solar geoengineering
Should we dim the sun? We need to talk about solar geoengineering
This is not the start of sci-fi novel. Injecting reflective particles into the atmosphere could turn down the heat on Earth, but the research has been controversial.
Crypto
Venmo, PayPal, CashApp simplify cryptocurrency for beginners
Venmo, PayPal, CashApp simplify cryptocurrency for beginners

Some apps limit you to buying and selling and don't let you move crypto to a wallet. But they might entice you to try it.

Tech Industry
How your online shopping and COVID clogged the supply chain
How your online shopping and COVID clogged the supply chain

The intricate system that carries the products we buy has slowed to a crawl. This is why.

Online Services
Zuckerberg takes swipe at Apple's 30% cut as he reveals Facebook creator tools
Zuckerberg takes swipe at Apple's 30% cut as he reveals Facebook creator tools

The social network says it's letting creators make more money through subscriptions.

Politics
Joe Biden at COP26: Five things you need to know
Joe Biden at COP26: Five things you need to know

This is the summary you need of the US president's whirlwind couple of days at the UN climate summit.

Cybersecurity
US sanctions NSO Group over Pegasus spyware
US sanctions NSO Group over Pegasus spyware

The Commerce Department adds the Israeli cybersecurity firm to its Entity List, which limits its ability to use US tech.

SUVs
Tesla recalls 12,000 EVs affected by Full Self-Driving beta issues
Tesla recalls 12,000 EVs affected by Full Self-Driving beta issues

Following a glitched 10.3 FSD update, Tesla fixed the problem but didn't initially file the appropriate documents with the federal government.

VR/AR Productivity
Microsoft Teams is getting avatars, launching in VR and AR next year
Microsoft Teams is getting avatars, launching in VR and AR next year

Teams is getting metaversified and hopes to become the Zoom for VR.

Culture
Tom Hanks scoffs at paying $28m for Blue Origin space flight
Tom Hanks scoffs at paying $28m for Blue Origin space flight

Hanks turned down an offer to go to space.

TV and Movies
What my 8-year-old son taught me about Star Wars
What my 8-year-old son taught me about Star Wars

Let's put it this way: I learned a lot.

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Supply chain  problems likely to last after the holidays
Supply chain problems likely to last after the holidays

The worldwide river for moving goods wasn't prepared for the pandemic. The year's busiest shopping season won't make it better.

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