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Caitlyn Jenner, Barack Obama hop on the Twitter merry-go-round

2015 saw the arrival, departure and weird return of many notables on social media for dubious reasons.

By December 30, 2015

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Obama asks Congress for $19 billion to stop hacks

The White House has submitted a massive budget proposal that shows just how serious the president is about cybersecurity.

By February 9, 2016

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Instagram purges fake followers. Sorry Bieber, Beyonce, Barack

The most popular celebrities on Instagram lose massive numbers of followers after the photo-sharing service purges fake or spam accounts, according to a list published to the Web.

By December 19, 2014

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Hackers are trying to steal our tax refunds -- again

Criminals are increasingly attacking government agencies in hopes of stealing our money and information.

By February 10, 2016

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Obama seeks $4 billion to reboot tech education

Part of the president's 2017 budget, the "Computer Science for All" initiative would bolster state funding for technology classes in public schools.

By January 31, 2016

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Smart guns? Not at these big tech and gun shows

There's sizable public interest in smart guns, but opponents say the technology isn't yet ready for prime time.

By January 17, 2016

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Makers of smart guns waiting to see if Obama will walk the talk

The president wants to make it possible for consumers to find and buy these new types of guns. It won't be easy going.

By January 12, 2016

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White House adds Snapchat to its social blitz

Ahead of Tuesday's State of the Union address, the president joins the social network popular among millennials and best known for its disappearing messages.

By January 11, 2016

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Facebook takes a shot at gun sellers

The world's largest social network is banning private gun sales on its site, joining a larger debate about how guns are handled in the US.

By January 29, 2016

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Obama orders feds to study smart gun technology

The president asks government departments for tech-based recommendations to track lost or stolen guns and to prevent accidental gunfire.

By January 4, 2016