Why you need a password manager

Password managers can make juggling numerous Web site accounts a lot easier, especially in the wake of a major security issue like Heartbleed.

Tax dodgers beware: IRS could be watching your social media

The IRS is said to be data mining Facebook, Instagram, Twitter, and other sites for info that could come handy in audits.

Hack thwarts Galaxy S5 fingerprint scanner

Researchers are able to sneak past Samsung's fingerprint security by using a fingerprint spoof.

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CNET's 3rd Dimension Sweeps

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Mt. Gox reportedly dumps rebuilding plans in favor of liquidation

Shuttered Bitcoin exchange has asked a Tokyo court for permission to liquidate, citing the complexities in such a rehabilitation process, the Wall Street Journal reports.

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Creationists get their 'Cosmos' (It's quite short)

In order to assuage the creationist protesters who complain that Neil DeGrasse Tyson's series doesn't allow for a God-centric explanation, Funny Or Die creates a creationist version. It lasts mere minutes.

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Corning's USB 3.0 optical cable aims for 5Gbps up to 30 meters

Corning says its new USB 3.0 cable is thinner, lighter, and bendable to your heart's desire.

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'I just don't care,' says texting driver who hit cyclist

A 21-year-old Australian woman pleads guilty to dangerous driving after using her phone to text seven different numbers and then hitting a cyclist, causing multiple injuries, including a spinal fracture.

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Google sells out of ‘Cotton’ Glass model in hours

Expect to see more people walking around with the computer-enabled eyeglasses -- as Google exclaims, “things are moving really fast” in its one-day sale.

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Intel paints bleak picture for Windows tablets vs. Android

Windows tablets are shipping in numbers that barely registered in Intel's quarterly numbers.

6 hours agoMobileby

Google adds ‘Insert Photo’ button for mobile Gmail

The tech giant continues to integrate its products by letting users send photos and videos from a smartphone using Google+’s Auto Backup feature.

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Marissa Mayer: Aviate key to Yahoo's mobile ad biz

During Marissa Mayer's tenure as CEO, Yahoo has acquired many companies. But Mayer singled out the artificial intelligence service Aviate for its potential to help the company make big ad bucks on mobile.

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Calculate your PC's energy use

Microsoft's free Joulemeter utility gives you a rough estimate of a Windows system's power consumption. Plus: tips for reducing your electronics energy bill.

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Tech giants want Steve Jobs' personality out of wage-fixing suit

Apple, Google, Intel, and Adobe Systems argue that the Apple co-founder’s temperament should not be fair game in the upcoming class-action trial.

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Bugatti Noun glass toaster looks like the real thing

At the EuroCucina 2014 tradeshow in Milan, Bugatti demonstrated their new Noun toaster. The see-through toaster makes more than just toast.

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Lab grows blood for human trials

Human volunteers in the near future will test out blood created from engineered stem cells. Someday facilities could make type O on demand, like real-life Tru Blood factories.

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Apple loses bid to dismiss states' e-book antitrust cases

Judge rejects Apple's argument that states lack standing in the case, which seeks as much as $840 million in damages.

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Intel, hell-bent on hitting 40 million tablets, ups subsidies

Intel fully intends to see 40 million tablets ship this year with its chips inside. And it will make payouts to customers to get there.