This Week in Tech
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Human Embryo Editing Gets the OK—But No Superbabies
An advisory board formed by the National Academy of Sciences just gave gene editing the green light—but please, don’t bring your baby in for an upgrade »
Airbnb Is Killing It
We knew that hospitality start-up Airbnb was already profitable. But until last week, we had no idea just how profitable. Wow, look at all those zeroes »
Can You Guess Blackberry’s Market Share?
Nearly 10 years after Apple launched the iPhone, once-hot smartphone maker Blackberry has reached rock bottom. This is not a big number »
Death: For a Hacker, Just Another Problem To Solve
With a little bit of attitude and a lot of technology, followers of the “Extropianism” movement have aimed to become far more than mere humans. But have they been able to cheat death? Find out here »
[PICS] Fire-Shooting Drones
For all those times when it’s just too dangerous to launch a human into the air, a company in Xiangyang, China has created a blazing solution »