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2014/09/01 07:18
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Last week saw the announcement of the Gear S smartwatch by Samsung. As part of the announcement, Samsung confirmed that Nokia's HERE Maps would be powering the device's navigation services. This...
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2014/08/31 19:39
2014/08/31 19:39
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It sometimes goes without saying: the more convenient a security system is for a user, the easier it is for those looking to take advantage of it. Take browser passwords, for example. Everyone loves...
2014/08/29 20:29
2014/08/29 20:29
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Some upgrades are subjective—like moving from pen and paper to a digital note-taker. Other upgrades, however, change the way you use technology, and make it impossible to go back to something...
2014/08/29 20:20
2014/08/29 20:20
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The ALS Association has raised millions of dollars generated by the Ice Bucket Challenge, and now the group wants to trademark the name. An application was filed last week by the organization with...
2014/08/29 17:03
2014/08/29 17:03
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For anyone not in the know, Google Dorking is the practice of using advanced search techniques – more specifically, specialized search parameters – to locate hard-to-find web pages and...
2014/08/29 16:18
2014/08/29 16:18
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By now, the Ice Bucket Challenge -- the campaign to raise awareness for ALS, a fatal neurodegenerative disorder often referred to as Lou Gehrig’s disease -- has become a cultural movement. Mark...
2014/08/28 14:16
2014/08/28 14:16
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... You think fining people $500 for a crummy hotel review is bad? OnlineAccessoryOutlet.com will take $250 from your pocket if you even threaten to leave a less-than-stellar review. Customers "agree...
2014/08/27 11:28
2014/08/27 11:28
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... -- The Navy's new super stealthy destroyer, the USS Zumwalt, has a lot in common with Hollywood's starship Enterprise, according to folks who've seen it in person. Much has been written about...
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2014/08/26 21:35
2014/08/26 21:35
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Ashley Madison has aroused yet another controversy. The online hookup site, which enables married and partnered men and women to connect on the sly for illicit rendezvous, has apparently made it...
2014/08/26 03:00
2014/08/26 03:00
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One of Android’s biggest downsides is the speed at which you receive updates: some phones will take months to get the latest version of Android. Ars Technica runs down the best (and worst)...
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2014/08/25 21:16
2014/08/25 21:16
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... Buy an early iPhone 5 with a crappy battery? Apple has launched a battery recall on any 5's bought between September 2012 and January 2013, Forbes reports. How you know it's bad: The device "may...
2014/08/23 23:24
2014/08/23 23:24
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FCC Chairman Tom Wheeler's call to rework laws that ban or inhibit growth of municipal broadband networks is facing strong opposition from Republican leaders, who argue that the regulator does not...
2014/08/23 21:03
2014/08/23 21:03
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Google is quietly taking requests from web users who want to get paid to surf the web using the Chrome browser while sharing data with Google. The program is called Screenwise and, though we’re not...
2014/08/22 15:25
2014/08/22 15:25
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The question of who owns a striking image taken by a crested black macaque may be closer to being settled, as the U.S. Copyright Office says the photo can't be copyrighted — by the person who owns the...
2014/08/22 14:18
2014/08/22 14:18
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BI Answers: Is it OK to pee in the ocean? If you've been to the beach this summer, chances are you probably had to pee, decided not to get out of the water, and just peed in the ocean. Don't worry,...
2014/08/21 14:41
2014/08/21 14:41
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Have a tough time telling whether what people post on Facebook is fact or fiction? Facebook has a solution for that. The social media giant is piloting a feature that labels stories from satirical...
2014/08/20 18:05
2014/08/20 18:05
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I’ve been intending for a while to write about the Comcast call-center fiasco, but it’s hard to keep up: the story just gets weirder and weirder. Following the now-viral recording of the telephone...
2014/08/20 18:04
2014/08/20 18:04
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Delaware has become the first state in the union to enact a wide-ranging law that oversees the transfer of citizens' digital ownership and access -- iTunes and Twitter accounts alike -- to the...
Read more at Billboard, ABC News
2014/08/19 21:26
2014/08/19 21:26
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NEW YORK — WWD has a new owner. Penske Media Corporation (PMC) is buying the U.S.-based business publishing assets of Fairchild Fashion Media (FFM) from Condé Nast. The transaction includes...
2014/08/19 17:47
2014/08/19 17:47
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The U.S. Navy’s unmanned X-47B drone completed an important series of tests on Sunday from the USS Theodore Roosevelt. The aircraft, which demonstrated its first-ever carrier-based landing in 2013,...
2014/09/01 07:18
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