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Instagram Update Sharpens Up Your Selfies and Food Pics

Mon, 07/06/2015 - 5:32pm
A new update bumps the resolution of Instagram pics from 640 to 1080 pixels per side.









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Reddit CEO Ellen Pao Apologizes: 'We Screwed Up'

Mon, 07/06/2015 - 5:19pm
Reddit Interim CEO Ellen Pao apologized for a "long history of mistakes."









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Smart Harness Teaches Old Dog New Tricks

Mon, 07/06/2015 - 3:30pm
North Carolina State University researchers have developed new technology designed to improve communication between dogs and humans.









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GoPro Session Packs Action Camera Chops Into Tiny Cube

Mon, 07/06/2015 - 1:59pm
The latest camera from GoPro shrinks the company's trademark wide-angle, high-frame-rate video prowess into the smallest package yet.









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Amazon Pushes Prime Service With Day of Deals

Mon, 07/06/2015 - 11:41am
Amazon is trying to lure more subscribers to its $99 Prime loyalty program by pushing a day of discounts it calls 'Prime Day.'









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Robot Cabs Could Cut Greenhouse Emissions: Study

Mon, 07/06/2015 - 11:02am
Self-driving taxis powered by electricity and dispatched according to a passenger's needs may help dramatically reduce greenhouse gas emissions.









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Taylor Swift and Streaming Music Dominate in 2015

Mon, 07/06/2015 - 10:34am
While Taylor Swift and music-streaming services might have bad blood, they were both extremely popular in 2015, according to a new Nielsen report.









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Italian Surveillance Software Company Gets Hacked

Mon, 07/06/2015 - 9:17am
A company that makes surveillance software used by governments to police the web appeared to be the victim of hacking on a grand scale itself.









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'This Is for Pearl Harbor': Outrage Over Soccer Tweets

Mon, 07/06/2015 - 5:39am
While most Americans celebrated the country's historic soccer win Sunday night, a vocal minority saw the opportunity to stir up a Twitter storm.









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Solar Impulse Lands in Hawaii After Historic Flight

Fri, 07/03/2015 - 2:39pm
Pilot Andre Borschberg's nearly 118-hour voyage from Nagoya broke the record for the world's longest nonstop solo flight, his team said.









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Solar Impulse Lands in Hawaii After Historic Flight

Fri, 07/03/2015 - 1:27pm
After Hawaii, it will head to Phoenix.









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Solar Impulse 2 Touches Down in Hawaii After Historic Flight

Fri, 07/03/2015 - 1:23pm
Pilot Andre Borschberg and his single-seat aircraft landed at an airport near Honolulu after flying 120 hours from Nagoya, Japan.









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Top Tips to Make Your July 4 Firework Photos Pop!

Fri, 07/03/2015 - 10:51am
Want to capture the best possible fireworks photos and videos on the 4th? NBC's Mark Barger and Julianne Pepitone have tips to help.









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Paper Trail: Feds Go Old-School After Massive Hacks

Fri, 07/03/2015 - 3:14am
America's spies and HR offices are going back to pen and paper after last month's two big data breaches.









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The Internet Is Officially Too Big as IP Addresses Run Out

Thu, 07/02/2015 - 7:18pm
The Internet as we know it has officially gotten too big for its britches after the group that assigns addresses in North America ran out of numbers.









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Smart Lights and Radar Could Help Keep Bicyclists Safe

Thu, 07/02/2015 - 6:46pm
GPS maker Garmin has a new line of bike accessories that could help bicyclists stay safe at night and on busy roads.









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Seahorse's Square Tail Could Pump Up Robotic Arms

Thu, 07/02/2015 - 4:44pm
Scientists think the seahorse's unique tail could inspire new robotic arms that are both robust and flexible.









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Coming Out as Transgender to 2M Teens — With a Text

Thu, 07/02/2015 - 4:09pm










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Before iPods and MP3 Players People Rocked 'Portable Stereo Headsets'

Thu, 07/02/2015 - 3:05pm
Today everyone seems to be wearing ear buds but in the 1980s, a New Jersey town banned using headphones during some activities like crossing the street.









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Want More Facebook Likes? Study Shows Best Times to Post

Thu, 07/02/2015 - 2:37pm
A new study reveals the times of the week you're most likely to make a splash with your social media posts.









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