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Apple walloped with $625.6M in damages from FaceTime lawsuit

The tech giant was the target of a patent troll, a company that makes money by suing other companies.

By February 4, 2016

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The feds are 'blown away' by Smart City Challenge submissions

The Department of Transportation's call for visions of connected cities received 77 submissions, with 300 companies offering partnerships.

By February 8, 2016

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Human gene editing is about to happen, but don't freak out just yet

Commentary: A British research team has gotten the go-ahead to edit the DNA of a human embryo using breakthrough tech that could cure cancer -- or bring on a comic-book-style mutant apocalypse.

By February 5, 2016

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Some people would like Apple to run the government -- if given little choice

Technically Incorrect: A survey of brands suggests that there are quite a lot of people who'd prefer the government to be based in Cupertino. Or, if not, in Hollywood.

By December 17, 2015

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Twitter users, government spies may be hacking you

Emails warn that "state-sponsored" hackers could be digging for some users' phone numbers, email addresses and Internet addresses.

By December 13, 2015

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Facebook sees spike in government requests for data, content restriction

The social network sees a massive increase in the amount of content banned in India for being anti-religious or hate speech.

By November 12, 2015

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Bond faces the 'Spectre' of government surveillance (review)

The latest 007 adventure sees the superspy in a playful mood, battling budget cuts and an enemy from his past. Here's our spoiler-free review.

By October 22, 2015

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Own a drone? You'll need to register it with the US government

The Department of Transportation works on drone registration rules, and Facebook warns you when the government may be hacking your account. Meanwhile, Amazon sues more than 1,000 people for posting fake product reviews.

By October 19, 2015

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Own a drone? You'll need to register it with the US government

The Department of Transportation works on drone registration rules, and Facebook warns you when the government may be hacking your account. Meanwhile, Amazon sues more than 1,000 people for posting fake product reviews.

By October 19, 2015

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Julian Assange, facing arrest, calls UN ruling 'vindication'

The WikiLeaks founder must still decide whether to walk out of his London refuge and into the hands of the police.

By February 5, 2016