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Verizon launches Hum, a smart device for your dumb car

The mobile-app-supported Hum allows people to monitor a vehicle's health and to contact nearby roadside assistance. Out of the box, Hum works with over 150 million vehicles.

By August 26, 2015

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To stop next spam king, Facebook program helps firms share security info

The company's ThreatExchange program hopes to break longstanding barriers to companies talking about the cybersecurity threats they face. Early indications show they're willing to play along.

By August 29, 2015

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Facebook adds Siri rival to Messenger

The social-networking giant launches its artificial intelligence-based personal assistant to compete with Apple's Siri and Google's Now. Can it beat out the other guys?

By August 26, 2015

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Many psychology experiments aren't replicated, study shows

Technically Incorrect: A research study involving attempts to confirm the results of 270 studies in the top-ranking scientific journals of 2008, 64 percent of studies weren't confirmed.

By August 28, 2015

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Russian Internet watchdog orders ISPs to block Wikipedia

The country's Roskomnadzor federal agency has instructed Internet providers to block a page about a kind of cannabis, but most can only block the entire site.

By August 25, 2015

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See-through swimming pool to span a street, 10 stories up

A swanky new development in London will offer a pool with a view.

By August 20, 2015

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Computer game for chameleons tests their telescopic eyes

It turns out that chameleon eyes aren't as independent as had been previously thought, thanks to some really adorable research.

By August 20, 2015

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Get a lifetime subscription to TigerVPN for $29

From the Cheapskate: What's an ounce of prevention worth to you? Normally this service runs $9 per month, so this is an amazing deal.

By August 18, 2015

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Sprint CEO hints at plan to turn old iPhones into new customers

Marcelo Claure talks up the carrier's new iPhone Forever program and points to upcoming network test results that put Sprint on top in at least one major market.

By August 17, 2015

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With Dell's help, Google pushes Chrome-based laptops beyond budget buyers

Google's challenger to Microsoft Windows has found a successful niche in schools. With the Dell Chromebook 13, Google hopes to lure business buyers and others who want a premium product.

By August 13, 2015