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Created: Tue, 20 Aug 2019 14:14:22 +0000

How Iran targets you

      
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Cutting the cord


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Created: Fri, 08 Nov 2019 14:13:18 +0000

Save on streaming

      
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PC patch


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Created: Tue, 26 Nov 2019 17:47:45 +0000

A fix for Windows 10

      
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Created: Tue, 20 Aug 2019 14:14:51 +0000

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Strum these: A $500K diamond-studded Fender Strat and an axe filled with water


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Created: Sat, 18 Jan 2020 13:24:03 +0000

Guitar sales are up, thanks to YouTube and Spotify where interest in classic rockers Tom Petty, Jimi Hendrix and Prince lives on.

      
Read more: Strum these: A $500K diamond-studded Fender Strat and an axe filled with water


Will an Apple iPhone 12 with 5G finally get you to upgrade?


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Created: Fri, 17 Jan 2020 22:04:27 +0000

An Morgan Stanley analyst suggests a iPhone with 5G or a better battery may shorten the smartphone replacement cycle under the current four years.

      
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iPhone owners, here's 20 tips to make you fall more in love with your smartphone


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Created: Sat, 18 Jan 2020 20:01:30 +0000

You already know how to do lots with your iPhone. But there's more features and life hacks you can use to make texting, navigating and gaming easier.

      
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Racial inequality in Silicon Valley: Pinterest is among many tech companies struggling to become less white


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Created: Fri, 17 Jan 2020 14:28:04 +0000

Pinterest's slow progress in building a more diverse workforce is a sign that racial equality is not coming anytime soon to Silicon Valley tech.

      
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Is your eye the next frontier for small screen tech? First look at new smart contact lens


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Created: Thu, 16 Jan 2020 20:39:09 +0000

Mojo Vision is developing Mojo Lens "smart contact lenses." Here's a first look at what may be your eye-popping augmented reality future.

      
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Dungeons & Dragons had fallen on 'troubled times.' The role-playing game's fifth edition changed everything


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Created: Wed, 15 Jan 2020 15:16:07 +0000

An accessible fifth edition has revitalized Dungeons & Dragons, with the franchise posting strong sales in 2019 and looking for new ways to grow.

      
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Report: Dating apps like Grindr, Tinder and OkCupid collect, share your personal data


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Created: Wed, 15 Jan 2020 19:58:57 +0000

A new report says Grindr, OkCupid and Tinder are spreading user data like sexual preferences and precise location to advertising companies.

      
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Donald Trump's autograph is a hot commodity on eBay. Just ask him


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Created: Thu, 16 Jan 2020 04:50:08 +0000

Trump, the king of branding, is miffed that anyone but him is profiting from autographed items like MAGA hats selling on eBay and other marketplaces.

      
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Robocalls rang up a new high in 2019. Two or more daily is average in some states


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Created: Fri, 17 Jan 2020 18:12:07 +0000

Robocalls continued to rise in 2019. While Washington, D.C., and Louisiana averaged most per person, Texas got the most; West Virginia increased most.

      
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11 questions you always wanted to ask about social media


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Created: Fri, 17 Jan 2020 10:00:18 +0000

From security to deleting embarrassing posts, Kim Komando has tips to make your social media experience safe and enjoyable.

      
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Should Apple help DOJ unlock terrorist's iPhones?


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Created: Wed, 15 Jan 2020 20:26:58 +0000

Attorney General William Barr says Apple hasn't provided substantive assistance to the FBI in the Pensacola case. Apple pushed back.

      
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NikkieTutorials, the famous beauty blogger, comes out as transgender on YouTube


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Created: Wed, 15 Jan 2020 18:35:50 +0000

In the trending coming out video, NikkieTutorials shared what life was like growing up in the wrong body after revealing that she's transgender.

      
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'You can do better': Jeff Bezos ripped for $690K Australian wildfire relief donation


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Created: Mon, 13 Jan 2020 17:41:11 +0000

Amazon CEO Jeff Bezos said the tech giant is donating $690,000 to Australia wildfire recovery efforts, but many critics are saying it's not enough.

      
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Star Wars star Mark Hamill quits Facebook, accuses Mark Zuckerberg of putting profits over 'truthfulness'


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Created: Mon, 13 Jan 2020 22:46:16 +0000

Mark Hamill, who plays Luke Skywalker in Star Wars, says he quit Facebook because it allows political ads to spread misinformation and falsehoods.

      
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Attention Amazon shoppers: E-retailer fires staffers for sharing customers' private data


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Created: Mon, 13 Jan 2020 18:48:27 +0000

It's unclear how many customers received the email on Friday, or exactly how many employees were terminated for such offenses.

      
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Robocalls continue to rise, and these states get the most: Where does yours rank?


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Created: Sat, 11 Jan 2020 15:59:11 +0000

As people seek to make money off robocalls, Maryland and Nevada are the states most annoyed by the unwanted intrusions. Where do other states rank?

      
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Amazon's Ring fires four employees for snooping on customers' doorbell camera video feeds


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Created: Fri, 10 Jan 2020 20:46:14 +0000

Amazon said its Ring investigated reports of employees viewing doorbell camera video and dismissed those involved after finding company violations.

      
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The 5 best Amazon deals you can get this MLK weekend


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Created: Sat, 18 Jan 2020 15:05:35 +0000

This long weekend, you can save big on products like TurboTax, robot vacuums, Amazon Echo Shows, and more at Amazon.

      
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CES: Buzzy NEON startup builds 'artificial humans' that resemble bankers, fashion models


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Created: Thu, 09 Jan 2020 19:25:11 +0000

NEONS are "computationally created" virtual beings that look like yoga instructors, bankers and news anchors. They have a Samsung pedigree.

      
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Tech tips


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Created: Wed, 15 Jan 2020 16:57:49 +0000

What you need to know to keep connected.

      
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Created: Wed, 14 Aug 2019 12:44:23 +0000

A comprehensive source for unbiased product reviews written by our team of experts.

      
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NAMM 2020 - look at those cool guitars!


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Created: Sat, 18 Jan 2020 13:30:05 +0000

The NAMM 2020 show brings 150,000 people to check out the latest in new music instruments and technology.

      
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Don't fall for this phish attempt from fraudsters


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Created: Wed, 01 Jan 2020 20:25:22 +0000

Read the fine print carefully before you click anything in an e-mail. Take a good look here, please

      
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Apple Watch shopper's guide: What you need to know before buying


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Created: Tue, 17 Dec 2019 17:52:53 +0000

Series 4 has disappeared from Apple's website but is still widely available at other resellers. The newest edition has an always-on watch face.

      
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Cord cutters, you can finally stream your PBS stations online – on YouTube TV


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Created: Tue, 17 Dec 2019 20:44:24 +0000

Public TV stations had remained a holdout from streaming services since the debut of Dish Network's Sling TV in 2015.

      
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Cutting the cord isn't just for pay TV. Here are some other smart options to shave your bills


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Created: Mon, 11 Nov 2019 20:44:05 +0000

New technologies and devices can be used to apply the cord-cutting concept to other services you want at home -- and help you lower recurring bills.

      
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Better late than never? Thousands of people just received texts sent on Valentine's Day


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Created: Fri, 08 Nov 2019 14:28:36 +0000

Overnight on Thursday, people across the country received previously unsent text messages that were originally meant to be shared on Valentine's Day.

      
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China adopts online video game curfew for minors to thwart addiction


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Created: Thu, 07 Nov 2019 19:58:21 +0000

China's online video gaming curfew means companies cannot let minors play between 10 p.m. and 8 a.m. -- a move to thwart addiction and improve health.

      
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Team of 'white hat' hackers found bugs in Amazon Echo and Galaxy S10


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Created: Mon, 11 Nov 2019 02:02:34 +0000

An Amazon Echo, Samsung TV and Galaxy S10 were exploited during the hackathon called Pwn2Own in Tokyo.

      
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