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Russian hackers read Obama emails, report says

Emails to and from President Barack Obama were read by Russian hackers last year in a breach of the White House's unclassified computer system, The New York Times said Saturday.

19 hours ago from Phys.org

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Nepal earthquake: Google and Facebook want to help you find victims of the disaster

Google has reopened its Person Finder tool to aid earthquake relief efforts in Nepal.

3 hours ago from The Independent

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Google engineer dies in Everest avalanche after Nepal quake

Dan Fredinburg, an engineer in Google's Project X division, was among more than a dozen climbers killed in avalanche set off by Nepal's massive earthquake.

2 hours ago from CNET

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Hackers deface Tesla's website and Twitter accounts

It's all too common to see ne'er-do-wells compromising a website or a social network account, but Tesla just got hit with a triple whammy. At least one group has hijacked not just the electric ...

16 hours ago from Engadget

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Google Glass Is Coming Back Soon And It Will Be High On Fashion

Remember the Google Glass? Well, we don't blame you for the sudden amnesia. Anyway, the news is, Glass is coming back to life.It was around last month when Google and Luxottica came into partnership ...

Fri 24 Apr 15 from Ubergizmo

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'Map spam' puts Google in awkward place

Google was re-evaluating its user-edited online map system Friday after the latest embarrassing incident—an image of an Android mascot urinating on an Apple logo.

Fri 24 Apr 15 from Phys.org

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Google Search Now Lets You Send Directions, Notes, And Alarms To Your Android Phone

Google sure is on a roll when it comes to making our lives easier just by using its immensely popular search engine. Just over a week ago, the search giant rolled out a feature that allows ...

23 hours ago from HotHardware

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Starbucks: Computer outage disrupts sales in US, Canada

A computer outage affecting registers forced Starbucks to give away free drinks Friday before closing stores early.

Sat 25 Apr 15 from Phys.org

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10 years later, YouTube is a hit but faces challenges

Ten years after its launch, YouTube has become a household name for online video but faces an array of rivals in the market and lingering questions about its business model.

Thu 23 Apr 15 from Phys.org

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Department of Defense creates new cyberunit in Silicon Valley

In order to better combat cyberthreats to national security, the US Department of Defense is setting up shop in Silicon Valley. At a lecture today at Stanford University, Defense Secretary Ash ...

Fri 24 Apr 15 from Engadget

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