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NSA spied on Al Jazeera internal communications, report says

The NSA was able to access and read the Arab news broadcaster's communications with "notable success," according to documents from former NSA contractor Edward Snowden seen by Der Spiegel.

By Aug. 31, 2013

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Phony Al-Jazeera text messages sent by pro-Syrian gov't hackers

The network's short messaging service was compromised and used to send false news reports, including a report that Qatar's prime minister had been assassinated.

By Sep. 9, 2012

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Al Jazeera calls for bloggers to spread Egypt news

Following the closure of its Cairo office by the Egyptian government, Arab broadcaster Al Jazeera is asking those in Egypt to use social media to get the word out about the country's ongoing protest movement.

By Jan. 31, 2011

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Did WikiLeaks cable lead Al Jazeera news head to resign?

Leaked cable suggests Wadah Khanfar had, under pressure from the U.S., modified the network's coverage of the Iraq war. But for now, the link between WikiLeaks and the resignation remains speculative.

By Sep. 20, 2011

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Roku boxes get USB playback, Al Jazeera English

Roku has announced a new firmware update that allows for playback of digital media off the USB port, as well as adding Al Jazeera English as a Newscaster channel.

By Feb. 1, 2011

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Al Gore: Let's 'put a price on carbon'

In a speech at the Social Good Summit, the former US vice president says that taxing carbon use would be an essential tool for fighting global warming and its ravaging effects.

By Sep. 23, 2013

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Al Gore credits Snapchat's success to 'stalker economy'

During a talk at SXSW 2013, the former vice president says the popular photo app appeals to people because it erases the risk of a permanent record.

By Mar. 9, 2013

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We get Emotion-al with Huawei's 'UI Guy'

Huawei's global UI design director sits down with CNET to talk about the latest version of Huawei's highly customized take on Android.

By Feb. 26, 2013

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Staying at the Burj Al Arab? Enjoy a 24-karat gold iPad

Calling all goldfingers: Gold iPads are in every room at the famous ultra-luxury Dubai hotel. They join a catalog of other amazing gold gadgets.

By May. 21, 2013

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Al Gore and Bono invest in Biz Stone's mystery startup

The Twitter co-founder's new company, Jelly, closes its first round of funding with a celebrity-studded group of investors, including tech notables Jack Dorsey, Reid Hoffman, and Evan Williams.

By May. 16, 2013