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On Facebook, White House dons rainbow hues to celebrate gay-marriage victory

Technically Incorrect: Both the White House Facebook account and President Obama's Twitter account immediately react to the Supreme Court decision on gay marriage.

By June 26, 2015

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French anti-Uber taxi protest ensnares singer Courtney Love

The loudest protest so far against smartphone-era car services involves burning tires, blocked traffic, riot police and an assault on a celebrity taking an Uber ride from the airport.

By June 25, 2015

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US disrupts $100M GameOver Zeus malware cybercrime ring

Suspected Russian hacker is accused of creating botnet that infected as many as 1 million computers worldwide in order to steal more than $100 million.

By June 2, 2014

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Intel buys smart-eyewear maker Recon

The purchase builds on Intel's effort to become the go-to chipmaker for wearable devices like smartglasses and smartwatches.

By June 17, 2015

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Want cheaper wireless service? Patience is a virtue

CNET's Marguerite Reardon explains how three key phenomena could reshape the wireless industry in the next few years and pave the way for more-affordable mobile services.

By May 24, 2015

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Teen arrested after allegedly taking down school district's Web access

Technically Incorrect: A 17-year-old from Idaho is reportedly accused of paying a third party to organize DDoS attacks against his school district.

By May 20, 2015

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Weird asteroid spun so fast it literally exploded itself

For the first time, astronomers have captured images of a rare type of asteroid that rotates so quickly it literally cracks itself up.

By March 20, 2015

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T-Mobile CEO hints at family plan disruption in 2014

T-Mobile USA may soon offer family plan consumers an incentive to ditch their current providers for T-Mobile as part of its "UnCarrier 4.0" strategy, according to a tweet from CEO John Legere.

By January 2, 2014

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Sony Pictures hack has cost the company only $15 million so far

In announcing earnings delayed by the crippling hack, parent company Sony says it expects its bill for fixing the damage and tracing hackers will be far less than predicted.

By February 4, 2015

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NFL's Falcons admit to using tech to fake crowd noise

Technically Incorrect: Arthur Blank, owner of the Atlanta Falcons, says the Falcons did wrong by making players feel that the fans loved them more than they actually do.

By February 4, 2015