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Boeing's 'Black' smartphone will deactivate if tampered with

The aerospace and defense company releases a covert spy-phone that can identify attempted disassembly and trigger functions to delete data and software -- therefore, making the device inoperable.

By Feb. 26, 2014

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Firefox to deactivate most plug-ins by default

The Aurora test version of Firefox won't load browser plug-ins, such as Silverlight and QuickTime, unless the user grants permission. Flash is the exception.

By Sep. 25, 2013

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Google Glass may deactivate if you sell it, hits £60,000 on eBay

A Google Glass owner yanked his high-tech specs from eBay when he learned Google can kill the gadget -- despite offers of £60,000.

By Apr. 18, 2013

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Deactivate your Sudden Motion Sensor on your Apple portable

There are a number of reasons users may wish to deactivate their Sudden Motion Senor technology in their Mac portables.

By Dec. 3, 2009

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Hackers hit Tesco as over 2,200 accounts compromised

The international supermarket chain deactivated its online customer accounts as hackers posted account and personal details online.

By Feb. 14, 2014

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Boeing to sell self-destructing smartphones

Don't try tampering with Boeing's new "Black" phone, cover your webcam to avoid government spies, and meet the Moov fitness coaching tracker.

By Feb. 27, 2014

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How to access hidden Netflix streaming settings

If you frequently experience problems streaming videos from Netflix, tweaking these hidden settings could help.

By Aug. 2, 2013

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Feinstein excoriates CIA for spying on Senate committee

Sen. Dianne Feinstein blasts CIA chief John Brennan for allegedly spying on Senate Intelligence Committee computers, whom Edward Snowden then accused of hypocrisy.

By Mar. 11, 2014

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Samsung Galaxy S5 fingerprint scanner thwarted by hack

Reseachers at Germany's Security Research Labs were able to sneak past Samsung's fingerprint security by using a fingerprint spoof.

By Apr. 15, 2014

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Clean up the look of Gmail with Gmelius

This browser extension provides a handy checklist to remove or move various elements of Gmail's interface, from ads at the top of the page to the footer at the bottom.

By Feb. 28, 2014