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This is pretty crazy. Guess what percent of coders are actually women? http://www.refinery29.com/2015/04/85287/women-in-tech-female-coders-survey
"Women in tech" is a hot topic right now. Despite the outcome of the case, the recent Ellen Pao trial in San Francisco raised awareness of problems such as gender discrimination and subtle sexism in the workplace. These issues, and others, are seen as reasons why women get pushed out of the "boys
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I love robots, otters, and baby animals. So this therapy baby otter developed at MIT is just amazing: http://www.refinery29.com/2015/03/84531/ollie-otter-robot-therapy-tool
The pictures may not do it justice, but Ollie, a prototype robot, is actually really adorable and built for a good cause. Crafted to look like a baby otter, Ollie is a therapy robot that can be used to help manage depression and anxiety in elderly dementia patients.  Ollie is designed to mimic
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I wrote about our growing gadget disposal issue, and what we, and manufacturers, need to do to fix it. http://www.wired.com/2014/12/product-design-and-recycling/
As we ditch more and more of our electronics each year, recycling is a growing issue, and manufacturers need to take that into account with product design.
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My review of the Nokia Lumia Icon: a great phone that doesn't quite live up to its name. http://www.wired.com/reviews/2014/02/nokia-lumia-icon/
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Here's the year's best snowboarding gear, tested: http://www.wired.com/gadgetlab/2013/12/winter-camp-snowboard/ Look at all that powder!
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For most, Touch ID in the iPhone 5s works jut fine. But if you're having problems, it could be you: http://www.wired.com/gadgetlab/2013/12/touch-id-issues-and-fixes/
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Polyvore's Remix app is like a fashion-based slot machine. http://www.refinery29.com/2015/04/85108/polyvore-remix-app-launch#slide
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CES starts in just a few days. Here's what to expect from this year's show: http://www.wired.com/2015/01/what-to-expect-ces-2015/
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Data from wearables is being used in courtrooms for the first time. Here's why it matters: http://www.wired.com/2014/12/wearables-in-court/ 
In November, data from a wearable was used in a court case for the first time. It's just the beginning.
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The next wave of wearables is here, and guess what? They have braiinnnss http://www.wired.com/gadgetlab/2014/03/motion-analyzing-wearables/
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Here are 13 fabulous gifts for the fitness fanatic in your life: http://www.wired.com/gadgetlab/2013/12/fitness-gift-guide/
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