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Ellen Pao among female leaders joining forces to help diversify tech

The former Reddit chief is one of eight women uniting for Project Include to encourage tech companies to have more inclusive workforces.

By May 3, 2016

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Tech can help the elderly...if they use it

A growing number of apps and devices are designed to help manage care of older patients, but the nagging reality is that they're going unused. At least for now.

By May 1, 2016

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New Indian tech could help rural communities bridge digital divide

The Pruthvi chip, made by Bangalore-based Saankhya labs, can make use of unused TV bandwidth to provide long-range Internet access to rural areas.

By October 20, 2015

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Now you, too, can try out IBM's quantum computer

Big Blue opens its five-qubit quantum computer to the public via a Web platform, signaling that the technology is mature and stable enough for anyone to use.

By May 4, 2016

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Comcast extends low-cost Internet service to community college students

An expansion of the Internet Essentials program will offer cheap broadband to students who qualify for federal education grants. It's being tested in Colorado and Illinois.

By September 16, 2015

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Teen on Snapchat crashed car at 107 mph, lawsuit claims

Technically Incorrect: A teenage girl crashes a Mercedes while using a Snapchat filter that records speed. The victim, an Uber driver, is suing her and Snapchat over life-altering injuries.

By April 29, 2016

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Speed gaming is a thing on Twitch

From CNET Magazine: Twitch fans love watching speedrunners blast through their favorite video games in record time.

By April 30, 2016

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How one community's annoying 'spampocalypse' took a happy turn

What happens when a rogue test email gets sent to thousands of people? If you're in Berkeley, Calif., you have a community picnic, of course.

By March 25, 2015

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Call of Duty: Infinite Warfare offers 'unprecedented' value, Activision says

"I think what we're giving to the community this year is frankly unprecedented in Call of Duty history."

By May 4, 2016

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A hashtag claims Airbnb racism is real, and Harvard study agrees

People are using the hashtag #AirbnbWhileBlack to highlight a problem with the sharing economy.

By May 5, 2016