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Google to pay fine for showing woman's cleavage on Street View

In Canada, a judge rejects the defense that once you are doing something in public, you have no right to privacy.

By October 30, 2014

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Car dealers outraged by Edmunds' haggling ads

Edmunds.com, the car research site, releases amusing ads that show a supermarket checkout clerk haggling. Dealers force the site to remove the ads, saying car dealers don't haggle anymore.

By October 26, 2014

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These selfies might get you killed. Please stop taking them

That huge thing in the background of your selfie might seem slow and fuzzy, but it could do some major damage in the time you wait for autofocus to get the shot just right.

By October 28, 2014

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New Mac malware disguised with right-to-left encoding trick

Signed with a valid Apple ID, Backdoor:Python/Janicab.A uses a Unicode trick to pass as a standard document instead of an application.

By July 15, 2013

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Microsoft's wearables game plan: How a fitness band fits in

Microsoft isn't going the Smartwatch 2.0 route with its rumored fitness band. Instead, the company has a more targeted and cloud-connected wearables game plan, sources say.

By October 20, 2014

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You might be getting a lot more 'Harry Potter' movies

The Warner Bros. "Harry Potter" spinoff trilogy, based on J.K. Rowling's "Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them," might be much more than a trilogy after all.

By October 15, 2014

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Cop cracks woman's iPad passcode to rescue her after crash

After a driver's OnStar alert system reportedly gives inaccurate locations for a crash, the local police department's tech geek thinks fast, breaks into the driver's iPad at her home and finds her via an Apple app.

By October 15, 2014

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'The Flash' catches a comic book geek's eye

The speedy DC hero is on TV for a second sprint, er, stint. Comic book junkie and Crave contributor Jeff Sparkman explains his exposure to The Flash, checks out the CW pilot and restrains his urge to make cheesy puns.

By October 13, 2014

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Comedy club uses iPad facial recognition to charge by the laugh

A Barcelona comedy club brings rationality to humor. How funny.

By October 11, 2014

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Microsoft CEO says he was 'inarticulate' on pay for women in tech

Satya Nadella backtracks after appearing to suggest women should have faith that the system will reward them, rather than asking for a raise.

By October 9, 2014