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'Where Can We Be Black?': Online Sorrow Over Shooting

Thu, 06/18/2015 - 3:29pm
The Charleston church shooting provoked shock and outrage on Twitter.







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iPhone Camera Not Good Enough? Snap On the DxO One

Thu, 06/18/2015 - 3:03pm
Smartphone cameras have gotten pretty good, but sometimes you want something with a bit more power.







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Watch Bands Could Be a Cash Cow for Apple

Thu, 06/18/2015 - 1:37pm
Nearly 20 percent of Apple Watch buyers are not only shelling out hundreds of dollars for the timepiece but are springing for a spare band too.







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Solar Plane Waits Out a Wall of Weather in Japan

Thu, 06/18/2015 - 11:38am
A wall of weather is keeping the Solar Impulse 2 airplane from resuming its round-the-world, fuel-free odyssey, one of the pilots says.







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1980s Flashback: When Cell Phones Were a Novelty

Thu, 06/18/2015 - 11:05am
Back in the 1980s, cell phones were so much of a novelty that people were buying fake phones just to look cool.







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Apple, Yahoo Score High in Protecting User Privacy

Thu, 06/18/2015 - 10:32am
Apple, Adobe, Dropbox and Yahoo protect user privacy, according to a new report from the Electronic Frontier Foundation.







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AT&T Faces $100M Fine Over 'Unlimited' Data Plans

Wed, 06/17/2015 - 7:30pm
AT&T says it will "vigorously dispute" the decision.







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Sen. Susan Collins May Have Had Info Stolen in Hack

Wed, 06/17/2015 - 7:10pm
Collins, a key member of the Senate Intelligence Committee, was informed her Social Security number and other information may have been compromised.







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Canada Government Websites Taken Down in Cyberattack

Wed, 06/17/2015 - 3:13pm
The hacking group Anonymous is taking responsibility, saying the cyberattack is in retaliation for a new anti-terrorism law.







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Google's Nest Adds Security Camera to Smart Home Lineup

Wed, 06/17/2015 - 2:00pm
Smart home device maker Nest showed off its latest creation at an event in San Francisco on Wednesday: a wireless security camera called the Cam.







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Mark Zuckerberg Gives $5M to Immigrant College Fund

Wed, 06/17/2015 - 1:00pm
Mark Zuckerberg is giving $5 million to TheDream.US, a scholarship fund for young undocumented immigrants.







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California Says Uber Driver Is an Employee

Wed, 06/17/2015 - 11:40am
The ruling goes against the very business model that has made Uber a multibillion-dollar company.







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Father's Day on a Budget: 5 Gifts for Under $50

Wed, 06/17/2015 - 9:27am
Father's Day is on Sunday and dad already has enough neckties and novelty coffee mugs.







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Amazon Calls for Uniform Delivery-by-Drone Rules

Tue, 06/16/2015 - 6:52pm
Amazon.com wants uniform, workable rules from the FAA as it seeks to bolster its efforts to deliver products via small drones.







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'Fairphone 2' Designed To Be 'Ethical' Smartphone

Tue, 06/16/2015 - 5:38pm
A new smartphone is coming out later this year from Fairphone, a company that aims to take the unethical practices out of the electronics world.







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'Evaporation Engine' Runs on Water, Propels Tiny Car

Tue, 06/16/2015 - 3:51pm
Researchers have created a way to harvest energy from the imperceptible process of water evaporating, using it to power tiny machines.







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OPM Says It Thwarts 10 Million Hack Attempts a Month

Tue, 06/16/2015 - 1:59pm
Attacks like the one that exposed the personal data of millions of federal workers are likely to increase, a government official says.







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Google Results Now Show Nutrition for Popular Chains

Tue, 06/16/2015 - 1:41pm
Google will provide more accessible, detailed results about specific items and full menus at popular chains.







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Do a Barrel Roll! Nintendo Unveils 'Star Fox Zero'

Tue, 06/16/2015 - 1:00pm
Nintendo is bringing Fox McCloud, Slippy and the whole Star Fox gang back for the Wii U.







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Privacy Groups Walk Out of Facial Recognition Talks

Tue, 06/16/2015 - 10:48am
Privacy advocates pulled out of talks meant to establish voluntary restrictions on the use facial recognition software.







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