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GAO: Defense Department Wasting Millions on Satellites

Mon, 07/20/2015 - 4:01pm
The Department of Defense could be overpaying for satellite communications, according to the Government Accountability Office.









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Should Ashley Madison Users Worry About Blackmail?

Mon, 07/20/2015 - 3:56pm
The hack of adultery website Ashley Madison highlights yet another data breach risk: Blackmail.









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Samsung Rolls Out Its Latest Answer to the iPad

Mon, 07/20/2015 - 3:28pm
Samsung has announced a pair of new Android tablets that depart from previous models, taking more than a few design cues from Apple's iPads.









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Green Light: Fake City for Driverless Cars Opens

Mon, 07/20/2015 - 2:00pm
Driverless cars don't have to worry about hitting pedestrians in Mcity, which opened Monday at the University of Michigan.









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Instagram: Sorry for Giving Man's Account to Soccer Star

Mon, 07/20/2015 - 1:54pm
Instagram has issued an apology after it reassigned a man's account to a famous soccer player without any warning or recourse.









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Stephen Hawking Backs Billionaire's Search for Alien Life

Mon, 07/20/2015 - 1:19pm
Stephen Hawking spoke Monday in support of a new $100 million effort to search for alien life funded by Russian billionaire Yuri Milner.









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Spotify Launches Weekly Playlists Personalized For You

Mon, 07/20/2015 - 11:44am
In late May, the company held a "New Spotify" launch event to unveil a slate of features designed to make the service a streaming-media hub.









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Adultery Site Ashley Madison Hacked, User Data Leaked

Mon, 07/20/2015 - 10:00am
Hackers have stolen and leaked the personal details of users of Ashley Madison -- a site that hooks up people who want to have affairs.A group or indi









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CVS Photo Online Probes Possible Security Breach

Fri, 07/17/2015 - 9:03pm
CVS shut down its online photo center after a security breach may have compromised customer credit card information.









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FAA Investigating Video of Gun-Firing Drone

Fri, 07/17/2015 - 7:44pm
The Federal Aviation Administration is investigating a video posted to YouTube that shows a drone equipped with a working handgun.









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First Approved Drone Delivery Drops Medicine in Virginia

Fri, 07/17/2015 - 6:48pm
The drones delivered two dozen packages to a Remote Area Medical pop-up clinic that offers medical care to area residents one weekend per year.









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Hitchhiking Robot Embarks on Cross-Country Tour

Fri, 07/17/2015 - 5:46pm
With its thumb raised skyward, the robotic creation of two researchers in Canada has embarked on a hitchhiking journey across the U.S.









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Kube Cooler Keeps Drinks and Music Flowing at Your BBQ

Fri, 07/17/2015 - 5:19pm
The high-tech Kube cooler/speaker combo will keep things going at your party for a long time - if you're willing to shell out.









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Uber, Lyft Face Questions Over Disability Access

Fri, 07/17/2015 - 5:01pm
The Massachusetts attorney general's office is examining how Uber and Lyft ensure equal access for people with disabilities.









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Tesla's 'Ludicrous Mode' Gets You From 0-60 in 2.8 Seconds

Fri, 07/17/2015 - 3:29pm
Environmentally conscious thrill-seekers can now get a "ludicrous mode" upgrade for their Tesla Model S ... if they're willing to shell out an extra $10,000.









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Apple's Siri: 7 of Her Most Surprising Answers

Fri, 07/17/2015 - 3:28pm
With every update Apple issues for iOS, the iPhone's digital assistant Siri gains a few new abilities — sometimes ones they don't tell you about.









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UCLA Health Says Hack Exposed Data on 4.5 Million People

Fri, 07/17/2015 - 2:10pm
University of California Health, which runs four hospitals in the university's campuses, said a hack exposed data on as many as 4.5 million individuals.









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Apple Appears to Have Fixed That Unusual Siri Glitch

Fri, 07/17/2015 - 1:34pm
Saying the words "charge my phone 100 percent" into some iPhones caused the devices to automatically start calling emergency services.









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Electronic Waste: U.S. Is World's Biggest Producer By Far

Fri, 07/17/2015 - 12:35pm
A recent UN study shows the U.S. is the world's biggest producer of electronic waste, more than one million tons ahead of China.









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Uber Goes After NYC Mayor in New App Feature, Ads

Fri, 07/17/2015 - 9:51am
Riders can now choose "de Blasio's Uber."









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