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Computer engineer Barbie needs men to code for her

Mattel apologizes for a book in which Barbie needs programming help from men, Walmart stores are scammed into price-matching fake Amazon listings, and Facebook launches yet another app.

By 20 November 2014

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Firefox dumps Google for search, signs on with Yahoo

Google's 10-year run as Firefox's default search engine in the US is over. Yahoo wants more search traffic, and a deal with Mozilla will bring it.

By 20 November 2014

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Netflix confirms Australian launch for March 2015

After months of speculation and rumours, Netflix finally announces it will launch in Australia and New Zealand in 2015.

By 19 November 2014

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Telstra introduces real-time mobile data usage alerts

While mobile data usage alerts have traditionally been held back with a 48-hour lag, Telstra will now alert customers within seconds when they reach certain percentages of data use.

By 12 November 2014

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Facebook sees 24% uptick in government requests for user data

During the first half of the year, the social network received 15,433 requests for data in the US alone.

By 5 November 2014

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Copy data from other devices in Android 5.0 Lollipop setup

Want to get all of your apps and settings on another device without looking for each one on the Play Store? Check out the new copy data feature during setup that makes switching or adding a device a breeze.

By 4 November 2014

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Google endorses a simpler way to secure your data

Even the strongest passwords can be hacked, which is why Google urges users to adopt two-step authentication. A new USB drive makes it easier for users to safeguard their data.

By 22 October 2014

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Apple clarifies Spotlight Suggestions data collection practices

Responding to user privacy concerns, Apple issues a statement describing the restrictions it places on the collection of customer data.

By 21 October 2014

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Fast data in the Buick LaCrosse

With a big, comfy cabin and a built-in 4G WiFi hotspot, the Buick LaCrosse makes for a modern, mobile office.

By 21 October 2014

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The 404 Show 1,567: Teens deal with social FOMO, online dating data, how to poo at work (podcast)

It's a super clean show today! We'll talk about the real life social implications of "FOMO," interesting data from online data studies and how the most successful people poop at work. Oh, and there were some Apple products announced yesterday, too.

By 18 October 2014