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The Secret to a Strong Password: Length

5 hours 2 min ago
A strong password can take many shapes and sizes, but one of the best way to thwart a hacker is to make your password long. Illustrated by Rob Donnelly.






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Nasdaq Closes Above 5,000 for First Time Since 2000

5 hours 41 min ago
The last time the tech-laden Nasdaq stock index hit 5,000, Bill Clinton occupied the White House.






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Lumber Liquidators 'Stands by Every Plank.' Should You?

6 hours 37 min ago
Allegedly tainted flooring has left Lumber Liquidators customers feeling as if the rug has been pulled out from under them.






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High-Tech Demand Puts Automakers on Horns of Dilemma

10 hours 9 min ago
While studies have shown motorists are demanding the latest digital tech in new vehicles, other studies say these systems have become troublesome.






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Nasdaq Hits 5,000 For First Time in 15 Years

10 hours 26 min ago
The last time the tech-laden Nasdaq stock index hit 5,000, Bill Clinton occupied the White House.






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Your Next Phone Contract Might Be With Google

11 hours 17 min ago
Your next cellphone contract could be with Google, after the search giant confirmed plans to become a mobile operator.






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Lumber Liquidators Says It 'Stands By Every Plank'

12 hours 25 min ago
A CBS '60 Minutes' report says the company sold flooring with higher levels of formaldehyde than permitted under California standards.






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Lumber Liquidators Shares Tumble After Safety Report

12 hours 25 min ago
A CBS '60 Minutes' report says the company sold flooring with higher levels of formaldehyde than permitted under California standards.






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Samsung Unveils New Galaxy Phones to Battle Apple

13 hours 5 min ago
Samsung unveiled its latest Galaxy S smartphones in a bid to reclaim the throne of undisputed global smartphone leader from Apple.






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How Big Butts Have Become Big Business

13 hours 18 min ago
Butt lifts and implants are among the fastest growing procedures according to new survey from American Society of Plastic Surgeons. Erika Edwards reports.






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10 Simple Tips to Avoid Getting Scammed in 2015

13 hours 21 min ago
We are all targets and we are all vulnerable.
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10 Simple Tips to Avoid Getting Scammed in 2015

13 hours 21 min ago
We are all targets and we are all vulnerable.






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Growing Billionaires List Welcomes MJ to Its Ranks

15 hours 29 min ago
Michael Jordan joined the likes of Bill Gates and Warren Buffett in the swelling ranks of the world's billionaires, according to Forbes' annual list.






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Google Unveils Plans for Futuristic New Headquarters

Fri, 02/27/2015 - 8:53pm
Google's design presents a bucolic vision of movable structures to be built under curving and translucent canopies.






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Uber Data Breach Leaked Info on 50,000 Drivers

Fri, 02/27/2015 - 6:59pm
Uber suffered a breach to an internal database in 2014 that exposed data on about 50,000 drivers, the car service company announced.






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Johnnie Walker Shows Off 'Smart' Whiskey Bottle

Fri, 02/27/2015 - 4:20pm
The art of distilling whiskey is centuries old, but that doesn't mean 21st-century tech can't enter the equation somewhere.






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Why Do My Graham Crackers Smell Stinky?

Fri, 02/27/2015 - 3:44pm
Graham crackers are not supposed to smell like this.
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Why Do My Graham Crackers Smell Stinky?

Fri, 02/27/2015 - 3:44pm
Graham crackers are not supposed to smell like this.






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As Jail Visits Go High-Tech, Isolation Grows

Fri, 02/27/2015 - 12:47pm
More than 500 jails and prisons across 43 states and Washington, D.C., now use video systems for visitation.






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Google Buys .App Web Domain for $25 Million

Fri, 02/27/2015 - 12:39pm
The Internet's naming system is expanding beyond the traditional domains like .com and .org -- and this week Google paid $25 million for ".app" in an auction.
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