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Camel Helps Expand Google Street View to Desert

Wed, 10/08/2014 - 3:53pm
Google strapped a camera onto a camel to capture a unique perspective of Liwa Desert.






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Got $9,000? Social Media Site Caters to the Rich

Wed, 10/08/2014 - 3:52pm
The cost is $9,000 to join and $3,000 annually thereafter. Members get a site that promises to never sell their data and to remain ad-free.






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AT&T to Pay $105 Million to Settle 'Cramming' Charges

Wed, 10/08/2014 - 2:44pm
AT&T has agreed to pay $105 million in the largest "cramming" settlement in history, the Federal Trade Commission (FTC) announced on Wednesday.






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Taxis Block D.C. Traffic in Protest of Uber, Lyft

Wed, 10/08/2014 - 2:25pm
Taxi drivers protesting app-based car services are blocking traffic in downtown D.C. Wednesday afternoon.






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Adobe to Issue Fix After Report of Leaking User Data

Wed, 10/08/2014 - 2:06pm
Researchers say software used for reading e-books and checking them out from libraries transmitted unencrypted data on what users are reading.






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New iPads, Macs? Apple Sends Invites for Oct. 16 Event

Wed, 10/08/2014 - 1:05pm
Apple sent out invitations to an Oct. 16 event in Cupertino where many have speculated that the company will unveil new iPads.






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#Yum: Dinner-Kits Promise Instagram-Worthy Meals

Wed, 10/08/2014 - 12:13pm
Recipe-box services like Blue Apron ship to customers doorsteps not only detailed recipes, but all of the ingredients needed to make them.






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No Secret? Facebook Employee Tweets Response to Rumors

Wed, 10/08/2014 - 11:45am
Facebook's Josh Miller addressed rumors that he was building an anonymous app like Secret.
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App Allows Campus Police to Keep Tabs on Students

Wed, 10/08/2014 - 11:42am
A new app alerts campus police if University of Arkansas, Little Rock students don't arrive at their planned destination on time, then uses GPS to track their whereabouts. KARK's Melissa Schroeder reports.
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Google Street View Camel Wanders the Liwa Desert

Wed, 10/08/2014 - 10:57am
Google strapped a Trekker camera on the back of a camel to explore the Liwa Desert near Abu Dhabi.






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After 30 Years, Blind Patient Can See With 'Bionic Eye'

Wed, 10/08/2014 - 9:47am
For years Larry Hester lived in darkness, his sight stolen by a disease that destroyed the photoreceptor cells in his retinas.
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Need Coffee? Square Tells Barista When You're Close

Wed, 10/08/2014 - 9:12am
Square has announced a new feature that will let users to order their coffee whenever and wherever they want.






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NASA Drone Could Help Detect Wildfires in Refuge

Tue, 10/07/2014 - 9:17pm
Federal officials say drones are safer and cheaper than sending manned aircraft up to look for fires after thunderstorms and lightning strikes.






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Tweet or Eat? Americans Skimp to Afford Tech

Tue, 10/07/2014 - 3:19pm
Nearly half of Americans have cut back on spending, including for travel, food and health care, in order to afford their technology.






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What to Do When Disaster Strikes? Just Ask Elmo

Tue, 10/07/2014 - 3:10pm
The PSEG foundation and Sesame Workshop have launched apps aimed at making kids comfortable in frightening emergency situations.






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Twitter Sues Government Seeking Surveillance Transparency

Tue, 10/07/2014 - 1:48pm
Twitter sued the U.S. government on Tuesday, seeking the ability to release a full report on government surveillance requests.






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Good Sign? Toshiba Unveils Aiko the Android

Tue, 10/07/2014 - 1:06pm
Toshiba unveiled a robot capable of sign language Tuesday at Japan's massive CEATEC consumer electronics show.
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iPhone 6 Users Complain About Ripped Facial Hair

Tue, 10/07/2014 - 11:34am
Users of the new iPhone 6 are saying their hair is getting caught in between the screen and aluminum back. Carson Daly reports from the Orange Room.






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'Revenge Porn' Could Lead to 14 Years in U.K. Prison

Tue, 10/07/2014 - 10:09am
"No one should have to suffer the hurt and humiliation of 'revenge pornography,'" an official with the U.K.'s Crown Prosecution Service said.






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Wireless Carriers Look for Edge With Wi-Fi Calling

Tue, 10/07/2014 - 10:02am
Wireless carriers are finding a new way to attract customers with Wi-Fi calling. NBC News' Mark Barger and Julianne Pepitone report.
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