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Bill curbing NSA surveillance programs blocked in Senate

The USA Freedom Act, blocked by the Senate, would have curbed powers granted under the Patriot Act, including bulk collection of Americans' phone records.

By November 18, 2014

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Kick your kit lens to the curb: 12 better choices (pictures)

That 18-55mm lens that came with your camera was never meant to be your one and only.

13 Images By March 4, 2014

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Tech Retrospect: Google gets Nest and Obama curbs the NSA -- slightly

Miss a few stories this week? We'll get you up to speed with this rundown of all the tech news.

By January 17, 2014

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House passes bill aimed at curbing patent troll lawsuits

Innovation Act aims to discourage frivolous lawsuits by creating new requirements plaintiffs must meet to file patent infringement lawsuits.

By December 5, 2013

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Illinois law allows schools to demand students' Facebook passwords

Technically Incorrect: Conceived to combat cyberbullying, a new law in Illinois may result in schools demanding social media passwords, even if the posting was not done at school or on school computers.

By January 20, 2015

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Xbox One and PS4 act quickly to curb swearing and nudity

Even though the Xbox One only went on sale on Friday, users are being banned for uploading videos with too much swearing.

By November 26, 2013

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Meet the creatures in George Lucas' animated 'Strange Magic'

Learn all about the unusual characters in George Lucas' new animated musical movie "Strange Magic," from Lucasfilm and Touchstone Pictures. Yes, there's even a duel.

By January 17, 2015

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Marriott removes ban on personal Wi-Fi networks in hotels

In light of customer protests, Marriott stops blocking personal hot spots, but continues to seek guidance from FCC on how to maintain Internet security at hotels.

By January 15, 2015

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China's new app law drives away unlicensed taxis

The crackdown on unlicensed drivers has been made official in China, with changes to how taxi apps are allowed to operate.

By January 11, 2015

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How to remove Yahoo as Firefox's default search engine

Firefox has kicked Google to the curb and run into the arms of Yahoo as its default search engine. Learn how to switch your default back to Google, and about a new search feature.

By December 4, 2014