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Quirky, GE stack up 7 'building blocks' of the affordable smart home

The New York startup and the industrial conglomerate want to get your attention with new connected-home products, adding smarts to light switches, doors and wall outlets.

By November 11, 2014

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Best smart home devices of 2015

From smart locks to smart lights, here's the best in smart home tech.

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HomeAway sues San Francisco to block new 'Airbnb law'

A vacation rental site contends that newly signed ordinance violates the US Constitution and discriminates against non-permanent SF residents.

By November 3, 2014

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New app blocks your work email when you go home

Enforced Vacation has humanity at its core. Its makers claim their app will "give people back their personal time."

By October 29, 2014

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How to block Valentine's Day from Facebook

For singles, the romance-averse or anyone who just wants to remove cupid's trace from social media, here's how to block Valentine's Day from your Facebook news feed.

By February 9, 2015

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Marriott drops its fight to block Wi-Fi hotspots

Following consumer complaints and an FCC fine, the hotel chain withdraws an appeal that had asked the federal agency for some leniency in name of customer security.

By February 2, 2015

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Twitter updates harassment reporting and blocking tools

The social network is rolling out new features to make it easier for members to combat hateful, unsocial behavior.

By December 2, 2014

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FCC says blocking wireless hotspots is illegal

The agency issues official statement that blocking an individual's personal hotspot, as hotels and convention centers have done, is against the law and subject to fines.

By January 28, 2015

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Facebook reportedly blocks pages in Turkey 'insulting' to Muhammad

Facing a possible ban in Turkey, Facebook has complied with a court order, according to news reports.

By January 26, 2015

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Bill curbing NSA surveillance programs blocked in Senate

The USA Freedom Act, blocked by the Senate, would have curbed powers granted under the Patriot Act, including bulk collection of Americans' phone records.

By November 18, 2014

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Uber dodges 'covert' transport regulators by blocking mobile phones

State transport regulators in Australia have gone undercover in an attempt to fine UberX drivers for ridesharing, but Uber has thwarted these attempts by blocking their mobile phones from accessing the service.

By January 14, 2015