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The Best Amazon Prime Day Deals 2016

Tue, 07/12/2016 - 10:17am
Here's a list of the best Amazon Prime Day deals we can find and how the Amazon sellers say they plan to deliver them.
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Amazon Prime Day Deals: Tips and Tricks

Tue, 07/12/2016 - 9:40am
Get primed for Amazon Prime Day deals with these consumer-savvy tips and tricks.
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#PrimeDayFail 2.0? Amazon Buyers Report Checkout Problems

Tue, 07/12/2016 - 9:29am
Some customers are reportedly experiencing problems checking out through their Amazon.com accounts on Tuesday.
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Sharing Your Netflix Password Could Now Be a Federal Crime

Tue, 07/12/2016 - 9:18am
The U.S. Ninth Circuit Court of Appeals issued an opinion that found that sharing passwords to subscription services like Netflix or Hulu could be a prosecutable crime
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SEC Investigating Tesla for Securities Law Breach: Report

Tue, 07/12/2016 - 6:32am
The Securities and Exchange Commission is investigating Tesla Motors over a potential securities law breach, the Wall Street Journ
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The Story of 'Brother Orange' Is Headed to the Big Screen

Mon, 07/11/2016 - 5:59pm
In 2014, the internet phenomenon "Brother Orange" connected Chinese and American internet culture. Now, it's becoming a movie.
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Pokemon Go Craze Is Causing Real-Life Danger

Mon, 07/11/2016 - 8:38am
Pokemon Go, the mobile game that is now No. 1 in the Apple app store, takes players on a real-world scavenger hunt.
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Should Cops Use Remote-Controlled Bomb Robots?

Mon, 07/11/2016 - 8:31am
Police detonated a bomb to eliminate the suspect in last week's attack in Dallas, a new tactic borrowed from America's wars in Iraq and Afghanistan.
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Pokemon Go Now More Popular Than Tinder, Twitter

Mon, 07/11/2016 - 6:37am
Shares in Japan's Nintendo soared on Monday, bringing gains to $7.5 billion in just two days as investors cheered the runaway success of Pokemon Go.
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Obama Says Government Must Improve Cyber Security

Mon, 07/11/2016 - 6:23am
President Barack Obama said the U.S. government has to improve its cyber security practices, saying hackers had targeted the White House.
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Got a Parking Ticket? Yup, There's an App for That

Sun, 07/10/2016 - 8:47am
Nobody likes getting a parking ticket, but most people don't bother to fight it because they don't really know where to start, or don't have the time
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Police Shootings Test New Era of Violent Social Media Video

Sat, 07/09/2016 - 9:25am
A traffic stop that had its deadly aftermath streamed live is the latest in a series of broadcasts that bring social media's role into question.
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Hacker Alert: How to Keep Your Info Safe at the Olympics

Sat, 07/09/2016 - 6:28am
As the Olympic flame draws ever closer to Rio, cyber criminals are making their final preparations for the 2016 Summer Games.
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Facebook Testing Encrypted Chats in Messenger

Fri, 07/08/2016 - 3:05pm
Facebook is adding to its Messenger app an option for encrypted chats that can only be read on devices where they are sent or received.
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Nintendo's New Mobile Pokemon Game is Winning Fans

Fri, 07/08/2016 - 9:56am
TOKYO, July 8- Shares in Japan's Nintendo Co surged on Friday as early signs showed consumers falling in love with its new Pokemon GO smartphone game, raising hopes that the company's long-awaited shift into mobile gaming will pay off. The game, which has players walking around their neighborhoods in real life to search out and capture Pokemon characters on...
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IRS Investigating Facebook Over Ireland Tax 'Loophole'

Fri, 07/08/2016 - 7:13am
The IRS said Facebook may have understated the value of intellectual property transferred to Ireland by "billions of dollars," unfairly cutting taxes.
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5 Simple Steps to Lock Up Your Personal Data

Thu, 07/07/2016 - 6:09pm
Short Cuts: To protect personal details like your bank account info or your location, three security experts outlined simple steps you can take on any computer or device.
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Wendy's: More Than 1,000 Restaurants Affected by Hack

Thu, 07/07/2016 - 2:03pm
Wendy's said hackers were able to steal customer's credit and debit card information at 1,025 of its restaurants, far more than it originally thought.
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Attention Wal-Mart Shoppers: Leave Your Wallets at Home

Thu, 07/07/2016 - 11:26am
Wal-Mart shoppers no longer need to carry their wallets to check out at one of its 4,600-plus U.S. stores.
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Asian-American Coalition Calls on DOJ to Regulate FBI Biometrics Database

Thu, 07/07/2016 - 9:55am
The FBI moved to exempt its biometric system from the Privacy Act, arguing that revealing who is in its database could jeopardize law enforcement.
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