This Week in Tech
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“Alexa, Stop Eavesdropping on Me”
Ever get paranoid that Alexa is listening to a sensitive conversation you’re having? Worry no more. Just slip on this “Bracelet of Silence.” Learn more here »
Amazon Starts Selling Actual Trash
Buyer beware. That “brand new” item you found on Amazon might have come straight from the dumpster. Surprising stuff »
Making Electricity Out of Thin Air
Scientists at the University of Massachusetts have created a device that generates clean energy using only the air around you. See how it works »
Whoopee, My Flight Is Delayed!
Now you can look forward to a flight delay. After all, it’ll give you the chance to spend more time crushing your traveling partner. Get the scoop here »
Wish You Were Taller? This Procedure Will Help
A new type of medical procedure can add several inches to your height. It might be a bit radical, but it works. Find out more here »