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Uber acquired Drizly, an alcohol e-commerce platform, for $1.1 billion in cash and stock last week. It's just the latest brand Uber has added to its portfolio as the company seeks to satisfy consumer appetites. Thiago Prudêncio/Thiago Prudêncio/Getty Images hide caption

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Why A Musician Breathed New Life Into A 17,000-Year-Old Conch Shell Horn

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New York Times reporter Nicole Perlroth says it may take years to fully understand the extent of the SolarWinds cyber security breach. Chris Ratcliffe/Bloomberg via Getty Images hide caption

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U.S. Cyber Weapons Were Leaked — And Are Now Being Used Against Us, Reporter Says

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Workers at an urgent care facility in Woodbridge, Va., check health records while testing patients for COVID-19 on April 15, 2020. Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images hide caption

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Electronic Health Records May Be Delaying COVID-19 Vaccinations

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Twitter's new pilot program Birdwatch aims to enlist the social network's users to fact check each other's tweets. Twitter/Screenshot by NPR hide caption

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Twitter's 'Birdwatch' Aims to Crowdsource Fight Against Misinformation

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Maryanne Amacher, an artist and composer, is one of the women featured in the new documentary Sisters with Transistors. Peggy Weil/Courtesy of the artist hide caption

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'Sisters With Transistors': Pioneers Of Electronic Music

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Open up any social media app on your phone and you'll see it: links to COVID-19 information from trustworthy sources. Here, a Twitter screen reads, "No, 5G isn't causing coronavirus." Michele Abercrombie/NPR hide caption

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Officials in Oldsmar, Fla., say residents were never at risk from a recent computer hack at its water treatment plant. But they say they're taking steps to ensure it can't happen again. deepblue4you/E+/Getty Images hide caption

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Occupy Wall Street participants march down Fifth Avenue in New York on May 1, 2012. Lingering anger over the 2008 global financial crisis has fueled several populist movements, including most recently, the battle waged by amateur investors coordinating in Reddit against hedge funds. Emmanuel Dunand/AFP via Getty Images hide caption

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'The Game Is Rigged': How Fury Over The Great Recession Fueled The Reddit Trade

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'Lex Luthor Of The Internet': Meet The Man Keeping Far-Right Websites Alive

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A healthcare worker administers a dose of the coronavirus vaccine to an elderly at a health center in the Cypriot coastal city of Limassol on February 8, 2021. Iakovos Hatzistavrou/AFP via Getty Images hide caption

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Coloured ink bottles are seen in a box at a tattoo parlour in Berlin on June 12, 2020. - The European Commission is proposing a ban on harmful chemicals in tattoo ink, including two widely-used blue and green pigments, claiming they are often of low purity and can contain hazardous substances. John MacDougall/AFP via Getty Images hide caption

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Amazon workers in Alabama are voting on whether to join a union, in the company's first warehouse union vote since 2014. Angela Weiss/AFP via Getty Images hide caption

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People make three-finger salutes during an anti-coup march on Saturday in Yangon, Myanmar. Getty Images/Getty Images hide caption

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Myanmar Blocks Facebook, Twitter As Anti-Coup Protests Grow

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Nagin Cox: What Does Time On Mars Teach Us About Time On Earth?

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QAnon supporters attended a pro-Trump rally last month in Washington, D.C., on the same weekend that Congress finalized then-President-elect Joe Biden's victory. Robert Nickelsberg/Getty Images hide caption

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Why QAnon Survives After Trump

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Financier Ken Griffin has been slammed on chat rooms like WallstreetBets. Michael Kovac/Getty Images hide caption

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Ken Griffin: The Hedge Fund Titan In The Middle Of The Reddit Investing Revolt

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Long lines and computer isues are making it more difficult for some people to get the vaccine. These Floridians hope to snag one of 800 doses available at a vaccine site in Fort Myers. Octavio Jones/Getty Images hide caption

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Parler CEO John Matze said on Wednesday that the company's board ousted him from the conservative-friendly social network late last week. Bloomberg via Getty Images hide caption

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Parler CEO Is Fired After 'Constant Resistance' Inside The Conservative-Friendly Site

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Robinhood's Very Bad Day

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Amazon CEO Jeff Bezos delivers the keynote address at the Air Force Association's Annual Air in 2018. Jim Watson/AFP via Getty Images hide caption

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Jeff Bezos To Step Down As Amazon's CEO

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