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'Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D.' vs. the special snowflake

opinion This TV spinoff could have been a big hit, but so far it's not. Did the show's creators make a classic blunder when writing for fans?

By Jan. 27, 2014

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NSA agents are posing as Santa Claus, sings ACLU

In a Christmas YouTube video, there to make you laugh and quake, the ACLU gives a traditional Christmas song new lyrics and meaning.

By Dec. 12, 2013

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Alleged Russian agents used high-tech tricks

Ten men and women arrested on charges of being secret Russian agents used high-tech spycraft, including steganography, private Wi-Fi networks, and flash memory sticks, prosecutors claim.

By Jun. 28, 2010

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"A Better World by Design" summons change agents from various sectors

A Better World by Design is a first-of-its-kind conference on "globally conscious design," as the organizers call it. Held at Brown University/RISD from November 7-9, it aims to generate innovative solutions to issues facing today's world, including extre

By Jul. 4, 2008

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Nielsen to add Internet viewing to its TV ratings

The ratings service provides a software developer kit that will allow broadcasters to measure the number of viewers coming from digital devices.

By Oct. 28, 2013

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Bots now running the Internet with 61 percent of Web traffic

Both good bots and bad bots can be found lurking online -- looking to either drive traffic or wreak havoc.

By Dec. 12, 2013

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NSA spycraft mixes it up with World of Warcraft

So many agents dabbled in World of Warcraft and Second Life to keep tabs on terrorists, the Guardian reports, that a mechanism was put in place to ensure they weren't spying on each other.

By Dec. 9, 2013

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Ingress opens to all, will leave beta next month

The mobile game from Google's geo-location startup Niantic drops its invite requirement and opens a contest to visit Ingress headquarters as it prepares to leave beta in December.

By Nov. 5, 2013

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Netflix cloaks itself in Marvel superheroes

The online video site has cut a deal with Marvel parent Disney for a number of series based on Daredevil, Iron Fist, Luke Cage, and other super-powered characters.

By Nov. 7, 2013

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Edward Snowden to speak at South by Southwest

The NSA leaker, who is living in exile, will appear by teleconference on Monday during the interactive portion of the annual Texas festival. He joins fellow wanted man Julian Assange, who is also speaking remotely at SXSW Interactive.

By Mar. 4, 2014