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Forget the Watch: iPhones Make Apple Profits Tick

5 hours 44 min ago
Apple turned in another blow-out quarterly financial report, thanks in large part to continued hot sales of its iPhones.

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U.S. Teen Smashes Rubik's Cube World Record

7 hours 8 min ago
There's a new Rubik's Cube champion in the house, and his name is Collin Burns.

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Astronauts Take In 'Gravity' on New 65-Inch Screen

9 hours 41 min ago
Over the weekend, astronauts aboard the International Space Station raised eyebrows with their choice of movie: "Gravity."

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Retail Tracking Company Violated Privacy Policy: FTC

12 hours 9 min ago
The FTC complaint alleges shoppers didn't know they were being tracked and there was no in store opt-out mechanism for them to use.

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Facebook Tool Helps Track Nepal Quake Survivors

12 hours 22 min ago
Safety Check, which it rolled out last year, asks users in an area affected by disaster or tragedy if they are safe.

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Nepal Earthquake Spurs Tech Companies to Action

13 hours 2 min ago
After a devastating earthquake hit Nepal on Saturday, tech companies are hoping their products can help provide much-needed relief.
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Silicon Valley Is Finding it Harder to Ignore the Blind

13 hours 37 min ago
As companies like Netflix and Uber go from start-ups to tech giants, they are finding it harder to ignore people with disabilities, especially the blind.

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Astell & Kern Unveils Flashy New High-End Audio Player

Fri, 04/24/2015 - 7:47pm
Astell & Kern, makers of luxury audio players, will soon have a flashy new device on the market: the highly pocketable AK Jr.

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Tiny Robots Carry Loads Over 100 Times Their Weight

Fri, 04/24/2015 - 6:58pm
Inventors at Stanford have created a handful of tiny robots that can carry objects many times their weight, like robotic ants.

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Computer Takes on Poker Pros at Texas Hold 'Em

Fri, 04/24/2015 - 4:05pm
Computers may have proven their superiority at chess, but what about poker, where mind games are as much a part of the game as the cards themselves?

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Here's Why Your Boss Is Pumped About the Apple Watch

Fri, 04/24/2015 - 9:55am
If you thought your smartphone had you tethered to your job, just wait until you're wearing an Apple Watch.

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Will Consumers Learn To Love the Apple Watch?

Fri, 04/24/2015 - 4:02am
The first customers to sign up for the new Apple Watch will begin receiving their devices today. NBC's Mark Barger and Julianne Pepitone report.
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Latest Acer Notebooks Blaze With Color

Thu, 04/23/2015 - 6:30pm
If you're looking for a cheap Windows notebook and want something with a little flair, Acer has you covered.

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New Turing Phone is Extra Strong, Extra Secure

Thu, 04/23/2015 - 2:27pm
The Turing Phone is a one-off product from a new company that aims to one-up the competition with a unique body and extra security software.

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Emoji Use Around the World

Thu, 04/23/2015 - 2:09pm
A company called SwiftKey has analyzed over one billion pieces of emoji data from speakers of 16 different languages around the world.

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Department of Defense Releases New Cyber Strategy

Thu, 04/23/2015 - 1:47pm
The Department of Defense unveiled its first new cyber strategy since 2011 on Thursday.
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These Cybercrooks Are Available for Hire By the Hour

Thu, 04/23/2015 - 1:09pm
You can now anonymously hire a cybercriminal online for as little as $6 to $10 per hour, says Rodney Joffe, senior vice president at Neustar.

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Amazon Tests Delivery To Your Car Trunk

Thu, 04/23/2015 - 10:32am
Amazon and Audi are testing a way to have packages from the online shopping site delivered to owners' car trunks.
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Some Apple Watches Shipping Sooner Than Expected

Thu, 04/23/2015 - 9:27am
Soon it won't be just Beyonce with an Apple Watch.

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No Dials: These Camera Lenses Have Displays Built In

Wed, 04/22/2015 - 7:50pm
A pair of new camera lenses from Zeiss dispense with the labeled dials for adjusting focus and aperture, instead opting for a built-in screen.

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