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Ransomware cybercrime ring dismantled in Europe

Suspects are accused of infecting millions of computers with a virus to extort perhaps millions of dollars from computer users in 30 countries.

By February 13, 2013

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The metadata debate: What you need to know about data retention

The former head of the CIA has said "we kill people based on metadata", but as Australia introduces new data retention laws, the country's security chief says he's "not quite sure" what the fuss is about. So what is the truth behind data retention, and why does it matter?

By August 13, 2014

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Despite tornadoes and derailments, the 737s keep on coming

Every month, Spirit Aerosystems in Wichita, Kan., turns out 42 fuselages for 737s. And it's survived a disaster or two. CNET Road Trip 2014 stops by.

By July 26, 2014

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NFL Sunday Ticket: The easiest way to derail the AT&T-DirecTV deal

If another company intercepts the NFL Sunday Ticket package from DirecTV, AT&T could walk away. Here are four potential spoilers.

By May 19, 2014

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Exclusive: Nike FuelBand engineers courted by Nest, Oculus, Intel, and Microsoft

Tech companies are lining up to nab Nike engineers after the sportswear maker decided to dismantle its wearable-hardware team. Apple is reportedly on the hunt as well.

By April 25, 2014

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The 404 1,447: Where we put on our party hats (podcast)

Leaked from today's 404: the seven people that hold the keys that control the Internet, a portable printer that turns your Instagram photos into Polaroids, a open source laser tag system gets funded on Kickstarter, and more!

By March 18, 2014

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Flappy Bird is the embodiment of our descent into madness

commentary We'll do anything for a quick fix these days -- so long as it's free, shamelessly manipulative, and comes with a high score counter.

By February 2, 2014

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Xbox One just as sleek (on the inside) as PlayStation 4

The folks over at iFixit dismantle the Xbox One to show that despite its bigger and bulkier appearance, Microsoft's next-gen console is just as easy to dismantle and repair as Sony's.

By November 21, 2013

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Man buys cheap desk on Craigslist, finds $98,000 inside

A Connecticut man snags an online shopping bargain for under $200 and then actually returns the small fortune he discovers inside.

By November 12, 2013

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Rivals beware, T-Mobile's gains are no fluke

The nation's smallest carrier says it is nabbing away high-end customers from AT&T and Sprint.

By November 5, 2013