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FCC Investigating Hawaii Ballistic Missile Alert

PC Magazine - Breaking News - Sun, 2018-01-21 11:48
According to FCC chairman Ajit Pai, emergency agencies should have a way to immediately issue corrections for accidental alerts.
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Kraken Cryptocurrency Exchange Finally Back Online

PC Magazine - Breaking News - Sun, 2018-01-21 11:48
A two-hour upgrade turns into a two-day shutdown for the popular cryptocurrency exchange, and all users will now receive fee-free trading for the rest of the month.
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Awesome Games Done Quick Sets New Donation Record: $2.26 Million

PC Magazine - Breaking News - Sun, 2018-01-21 11:48
The week-long charity speedrunning event officially wrapped up this morning, setting event records for fundraising.
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These Are the Most Popular Apps of 2017

PC Magazine - Breaking News - Sun, 2018-01-21 11:48
Meanwhile, Facebook-owned WhatsApp raked up more downloads, overall, than any other app, excluding games, in 2017, according to Sensor Tower.
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Porn-Laden Gaming Apps Infiltrate Google Play

PC Magazine - Breaking News - Sun, 2018-01-21 11:48
The offending apps were mainly gaming and drawing related, and were downloaded between 3 million and 7 million times, security firm Check Point finds.
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US Marshals to Auction Off Bitcoins Worth About $52M

PC Magazine - Breaking News - Sun, 2018-01-21 11:48
The digital loot won't come cheap, though. To even place a bid, you'll need to provide a $200,000 deposit.
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Cherry Unveils its First Low-Profile Keyboard Switches

PC Magazine - Breaking News - Sun, 2018-01-21 11:48
These switches, 35 percent slimmer than the MX Red ones on which they're based, are the first low-profile design from the venerable German manufacturer.
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GM's Cruise AV Driverless Car Ditches Steering Wheel, Pedals

PC Magazine - Breaking News - Sun, 2018-01-21 11:48
The company's fourth-generation Cruise AV, which also has no manual controls, was designed to operate completely on its own – no human driver necessary.
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Acute Angle PC Is Not Your Usual Clunky Crypto-Miner

PC Magazine - Breaking News - Sun, 2018-01-21 11:48
A sleek, unique-looking Windows 10 computer, the Acute Angle PC turns into a blockchain operator while you sleep.
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Facebook to Reduce News Feed Noise, Pages Could See Big Hit

PC Magazine - Breaking News - Sun, 2018-01-21 11:48
This change will likely cause people to spend less time on Facebook, but make the time they do spend there 'more valuable,' according to CEO Mark Zuckerberg.
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Amazon's second headquarters: The pros and cons of the finalists

USA Today - Top Technology Stories - Sun, 2018-01-21 00:19

Top contenders needed to be able to help fill 50,000 white-collar tech jobs and boast an infrastructure to accommodate the job influx.

       
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Relax, sleep and workout better in 2018, with these new apps and devices

USA Today - Top Technology Stories - Sat, 2018-01-20 14:56

It's almost February, so how bout those resolutions?

       
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Apps and devices for the 'best you'

USA Today - Top Technology Stories - Sat, 2018-01-20 14:55

Already falling behind on New Years resolutions? These apps and devices can motivate you to be the 'best you'.

       
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20 handy things you didn’t know Google Photos could do

USA Today - Top Technology Stories - Sat, 2018-01-20 10:23

Unlimited backups for all your photos, build a photo book, make an animation,

       
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Why not build an iPhone in the USA?

USA Today - Top Technology Stories - Sat, 2018-01-20 08:27

Apple plans to spend $30 billion in the U.S. on facilities, but not a word about manufacturing.

       
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Twitter: There were more Russian trolls than we thought

USA Today - Top Technology Stories - Fri, 2018-01-19 20:15

The social media company says it's emailing notifications to the 677,775 people who were exposed to the content during the election.

       
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Facebook to let users rank what news sources are trustworthy

USA Today - Top Technology Stories - Fri, 2018-01-19 20:01

Facebook will prioritize quality sources, and it will determine what's quality through surveys.

       
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How to outsmart Amazon's one card per purchase policy

USA Today - Top Technology Stories - Fri, 2018-01-19 18:10

A workaround for two cards, one cart.

       
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This Asus laptop has power and style, but is it worth the money?

USA Today - Top Technology Stories - Fri, 2018-01-19 18:01

Asus ROG Strix Scar Edition (GL503VS) Laptop Review

       
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Amazon raises monthly Prime rate, annual rate stays at $99

USA Today - Top Technology Stories - Fri, 2018-01-19 18:01

Amazon on Friday raised the monthly rate for its Prime service from $10.99 to $12.99. The yearly rate remains $99.

       
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