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    • 'It's Going to Be Darker. And That's OK': Neil Gaiman on Trump, Brexit and the Death of Social Media

    • By: Rowland Manthorpe
    • Narrated by: Dan Morgan
    • Length: 7 mins
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    The Sandman author talks to WIRED about American Gods' TV adaptation and creating art in uncertain times.

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    • Google's New AI Learns by Baking Tasty Machine Learning Cookies

    • By: Rowland Manthorpe
    • Narrated by: Jessica Ball
    • Length: 4 mins
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    The system "designs excellent cookies", according to its creators.

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    • Entrepreneur First Doesn't Find Startups, It Builds Them

    • By: Rowland Manthorpe
    • Narrated by: Dan Morgan
    • Length: 5 mins
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    The London tech accelerator turns technologists into startup founders within months.

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    • The Startups Using Apps and Phones to Solve the Global Healthcare Crisis

    • By: Rowland Manthorpe
    • Narrated by: Jessica Ball
    • Length: 4 mins
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    Startups competing at the inaugural Sandoz HACk at WIRED Health include solutions for blood transfusions in the Maldives and pharmacists in Ghana.

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    • Inside The Weird World of Co-Living, Silicon Valley’s Attempt to Solve the Housing Crisis

    • By: Rowland Manthorpe
    • Narrated by: Jessica Ball
    • Length: 25 mins
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    Residents of co-living houses are 'curated' for their suitability and willingness to mingle. That's what makes them different to a regular flatshare - here, at least in theory, everything is taken care of. Even the people are part of the package.

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    • The U.K. Has a New AI Centre

    • By: Rowland Manthorpe
    • Narrated by: Dan Morgan
    • Length: 6 mins
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    With AI on the way, the Leverhulme Centre for the Future of Intelligence is bringing together experts to examine its morality and governance.

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    • I 'Died' in Virtual Reality

    • By: Rowland Manthorpe
    • Narrated by: Dan Morgan
    • Length: 8 mins
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    The Last Moments experience simulates death in the Swiss clinic.

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    • One Survived a Neo-Nazi Massacre, the Other Was One. Together They Want to Help

    • By: Rowland Manthorpe
    • Narrated by: Dan Morgan
    • Length: 13 mins
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    Björn Ihler and Arno Michaelis want the reaction to neo-Nazis to be non-violent.

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    • Fertility App Natural Cycles Becomes World's First Certified Contraception Software

    • By: Rowland Manthorpe
    • Narrated by: Jessica Ball
    • Length: 4 mins
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    An app which algorithmically monitors female fertility has become the first app to be officially approved for use as contraception — and could now be prescribed on the NHS alongside condoms and the pill.

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