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Dating site hack reveals sexual secrets of 4 million users

A hacker has exposed the personal and sexual details of nearly 4 million users on one of the world-leading dating sites.

Fri 22 May 15 from The Independent

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Adult dating website hack exposes personal data

A data breach at a website billed as "the world's largest sex and swinger" community may expose personal and sexual information on millions of users worldwide, a report said Friday.

Fri 22 May 15 from Phys.org

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Meat This New Tinder User

 Before we get too far into this, I want to be fully transparent and disclose up-front that this is weird and mostly irrelevant. Inexplicably, Vimeo user Marcello Gómez Maureira has created ...

9 hours ago from TechCrunch

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Facebook adds 'caller ID' to Messenger app

Facebook is actively rolling out a new feature for its Messenger app that provides recipients with more information about who is contacting them. This, in turn, will help users determine if ...

Fri 22 May 15 from Techspot

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Mozilla to begin testing Firefox ads based on browsing history

Mozilla is taking its controversial in-browser advertising program to the next level. The foundation will roll out Suggested Tiles to its beta channel starting next week, joining Directory ...

Fri 22 May 15 from Techspot

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Tobacco firms get partial win over claims on smoking effects

A federal appeals court says America's largest tobacco companies must inform consumers that cigarettes were formulated to increase addiction, but not that they lied about the dangers of smoking.

Fri 22 May 15 from Medical Xpress

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Strange weather phenomenon in Mexico causes the Sun to develop a halo - video

Mexico was going crazy with talk of the "end of the world" and alien invaders on Thursday after a weather phenomenon saw the Sun appear as if it had developed a halo around it.

Fri 22 May 15 from The Independent

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Google shows how pathetic those security questions really are

Technically Incorrect: Your mother's maiden name? The name of your first dog? Easy meat for a hacker. Got a clever answer instead? Just try remembering it.

Fri 22 May 15 from CNET

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Google Scrubs Its Way Into IoT OS Market With Android-Based 'Brillo'

One of the hottest segments in technology is the so-called Internet of Things (IoT), sort of an umbrella term to describe the wealth of Internet-connected gadgets. It's an emerging category ...

Fri 22 May 15 from HotHardware

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Can YouTube attract a new audience with 60fps HD live streaming?

YouTube announces it will support live streaming at 60 frames per second, considered the standard for video games. YouTube will also allow viewers to rewind streams, then speed them up to catch ...

Fri 22 May 15 from The Christian Science Monitor

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