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Study Claims White Noise Can Damage Your Brain, But Don’t Panic

Study Claims White Noise Can Damage Your Brain, But Don’t Panic

A recent research review suggests that white noise, the soothing, fuzzy soundtrack so many of us rely on to sleep or block out distractions, could actually be dangerous. It argues that exposure to the random, unstructured sounds that make up white noise can alter the brain’s neural connections that help…

Tech’s Biggest CEOs Are Too Chicken To Defend Net Neutrality In The US

Tech’s Biggest CEOs Are Too Chicken To Defend Net Neutrality In The US

Photo: Getty Last week, the United States’ government’s House Energy and Commerce Committee invited the CEOs of Netflix, Facebook, Amazon, and Google’s parent company Alphabet to take part in discussions about net neutrality. Telecoms were also invited and the two groups were expected to play good cop/bad cop on the…