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Hackers used a weakness in the Internet system that sets the time on computers' clocks in order to overload a victim's servers with traffic, in what is reportedly the largest-ever such cyberattack.
The athletes aren't the only competitors at the Sochi Olympics: High-tech companies are also vying for supremacy, with innovations ranging from stronger carbon composites to aerodynamically optimized speed suits.
A Tomorrowland-like future would be fine with plenty of Americans, according to a new survey, even as they fret about hackers and cybersleuths sniffing around their personal data.
On Tuesday, posh London travelers flying out of Heathrow might find themselves looking into the geeky future of customer service: Virgin Atlantic concierge staff greeting them with Google Glass.