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What consumer electronics product has been made for 40 years?

Linn's iconic LP-12 turntable is celebrating its 40th anniversary; the Audiophiliac ponders the meaning of it all.

By September 29, 2013

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NSA whistleblower: U.S has been hacking into China, Hong Kong

Former CIA employee Edward Snowden says the NSA's controversial PRISM program extends to China and Hong Kong, according to an interview with a Hong Kong newspaper.

By June 13, 2013

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AP Twitter feed hacked; White House has NOT been bombed

The wire service's feed has been taken offline and AP corporate says tweets "reporting" a bombing are bogus.

By April 23, 2013

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Facebook's solution to the job problem: Hire teens

While Mark Zuckerberg fights to get relaxed immigration reform, his company is one of quite a few that are hiring high schoolers with tech skills.

By July 8, 2014

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Video game written by AI has been released

A PhD student from Britain's Imperial College has launched a video game that was co-written by an (AI) machine named Angelina.

By December 18, 2012

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Bona fide high-end audio has never been this affordable

The Audiophiliac visits Denver's Rocky Mountain Audio Fest and discovers a treasure trove of affordable goodies.

By October 17, 2012

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Ellen Pao says she has been fired by Kleiner Perkins

The VC's junior partner sued her employer in May, alleging she endured five years of retaliation for rebuffing sexual advances from senior partners.

By October 3, 2012

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Apple has been an LTE straggler -- maybe that's a good thing

Apple has taken its sweet time with LTE on the iPhone. Apple says it has good reasons.

By September 13, 2012

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Verizon: Feedback on 'Share Everything' has been great

Verizon CFO Fran Shammo also says he still expects the company's deal to acquire spectrum from the cable providers to close this summer.

By July 19, 2012

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Dancing With Bill Nye: 'It was like being waxed'

Sadly, the Science Guy's first attempt to impress the judges on the ABC series "Dancing With The Stars" elicited the criticism that his dancing was painful, but lovely when it was over.

By September 16, 2013