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U.S. lawmakers will question lobbyists and officials from Facebook, Google, Amazon and Apple on an array of issues. Reuters hide caption

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'Facebook Is Dangerous:' Firms In Hot Seat As Congress Probes Big Tech

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Container ships and other maritime vessels currently run on pollutant-intensive heavy fuel oil. The world's largest container-shipping company, Maersk, has promised to make its operations zero carbon by 2050. Doing so will require using new fuels such as hydrogen. John Greim/LightRocket via Getty Images hide caption

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The Dawn Of Low-Carbon Shipping

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VIDEO: Move Objects With Your Mind? We're Getting There, With The Help Of An Armband

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Our voices convey so much more than just information. They can tell other people something essential about who we are. Angela Hsieh hide caption

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The Bank of England's new 50-pound note will feature mathematician Alan Turing, honoring the code-breaker who helped lay the foundation for computer science. Bank of England hide caption

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Alan Turing, Computing Genius And WWII Hero, To Be On U.K.'s New 50-Pound Note

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Helen Harris, a former systems engineer for Dell, says her career was derailed a few years ago because of the way she looks. She was born and identifies as a woman. Elias Williams for NPR hide caption

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'It's A Career Ender': 2 LGBTQ Former Dell Workers Share Their Stories

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Carole Cadwalladr: How Did Social Media Manipulate Our Votes And Our Elections?

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Doug Roble: What Happens When Visual Effects Aren't Limited To Just Movies?

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Nir Eyal: How Easy Is It To "Unhook" Ourselves From Our Devices?

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Scott Galloway: Have We Let The Tech Giants Monopolize More Than The Economy?

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Finn Myrstad: What Happens When We Sign Away Our Online Privacy?

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France will levy a 3% tax on digital companies that make large profits in the country. French Economy and Finance Minister Bruno Le Maire, who championed the measure, is seen here on Wednesday in Paris. Ludovic Marin/AFP/Getty Images hide caption

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During one experiment, the poker bot Pluribus played against five professional players. It won. Facebook AI Research hide caption

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Bet On The Bot: AI Beats The Professionals At 6-Player Texas Hold 'Em

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