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FBI Warns of Destructive Malware in Wake of Sony Hack

Mon, 12/01/2014 - 8:21pm
The FBI has provided businesses with some technical details about the malware that was used in a major cyberattack.






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Anonymous Targets City Site Over Homeless Ordinance

Mon, 12/01/2014 - 6:06pm
The collective group of computer hackers known as "Anonymous" has taken aim at the city of Fort Lauderdale's website Monday.






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Digital Partner: Here's How Police Body Cameras Work

Mon, 12/01/2014 - 4:07pm
Next time a high-profile police shooting happens, it could be recorded with a wearable camera.
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Jurors to Hear Steve Jobs Testimony at Apple Trial

Mon, 12/01/2014 - 2:16pm
After nearly a decade in legal wrangling, a billion-dollar class-action lawsuit over Apple's iPod music players heads to trial on Tuesday.






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Cyber Ring Stole Secrets to Abuse Stock Market: Watchdog

Mon, 12/01/2014 - 12:17pm
Cybersecurity firm FireEye Inc said that, since the middle of last year, the group has attacked email accounts at more than 100 firms.






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U.S. Officials Investigate North Korea in Sony Movie Hack

Mon, 12/01/2014 - 12:14pm
There has been speculation that the attack could be linked to upcoming Sony film "The Interview," which features a plot to assassinate Kim Jong-un.






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U.S. Officials Investigating North Korea in Sony Hack

Mon, 12/01/2014 - 12:07pm
There has been speculation that the attack could be linked to upcoming Sony film "The Interview," which features a plot to assassinate Kim Jong-un.






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Marijuana Breath Test Could Bust Stoned Drivers

Mon, 12/01/2014 - 11:44am
Herbert Hill, a chemistry professor at Washington State University, is working on device that can detect THC in someone's breath.
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YouTube Celebrities Try a New Gig: Selling Stuff

Mon, 12/01/2014 - 11:27am
This holiday season, some YouTube stars are looking to cash in on their popularity.






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Amazon Rolls Out 15,000 Robots for Holiday Onslaught

Mon, 12/01/2014 - 11:18am
The robots are designed to help the leading U.S. online retailer speed the time it takes to deliver items to customers.






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Girl Scouts Sell Their Cookies Online

Mon, 12/01/2014 - 11:03am
Now, thanks to the Girl Scouts of the U.S.A., there's a happy way to get cookies on the internet: just order them!






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Re/Code Gift Guide: Gadgets for Fitness Freaks

Mon, 12/01/2014 - 10:06am
It can be tough to buy gifts for a fitness fanatic or the person who aspires to be one. This section of Re/Code's Gift Guide is geared toward them.






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Sony's New Movies Leak Online Following Hack Attack

Mon, 12/01/2014 - 9:10am
At least five new movies from Sony Pictures are being devoured on copyright-infringing file-sharing hubs online in the wake of an earlier hack.






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8-Year-Old Toy Tester Becomes YouTube Sensation

Sat, 11/29/2014 - 9:19pm
8-year-old toy reviewer reportedly makes more than a million dollars a year from sponsors.






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British Pubs Are Going High Tech

Sat, 11/29/2014 - 9:15pm
British iPubs are allowing customers to become their own bartenders.






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Holiday Gift Guide: Science Books Span the Spectrum

Fri, 11/28/2014 - 7:06pm
Is someone on your gift list starry-eyed about space? Do they dig dinosaurs? Check out 20 science books that are worth giving — or getting.






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Facebook and Twitter Don't Represent Real World

Fri, 11/28/2014 - 3:50pm
Scientists need to think twice when they use data from Facebook, Twitter and other social media sites in their studies, two computer scientists warn.






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EU Parliament Urges Regulators to Break Up Google

Fri, 11/28/2014 - 1:25pm
European Union institutions are piling pressure on Google to change the way it operates its business in Europe.






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Oh No, Noto! Another Tweet Gaffe by Twitter CFO?

Fri, 11/28/2014 - 12:53pm
For the second time this week, Twitter CFO Anthony Noto has publicly tweeted something that appeared to have been intended as a private message.






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Mea Culpa: Malaysia Airlines Apologizes for Tweet

Fri, 11/28/2014 - 11:54am
Malaysia Airlines did a mea culpa Friday for a marketing tweet that some deemed insensitive.






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