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Comcast, Time Warner Cable 'bottom dwellers' in new Consumer Reports ratings

Technically Incorrect: Comcast, Time Warner and Charter make a poor showing for cable TV service. And as for Internet Service Providers, oh, don't ask.

By May 31, 2015

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Adios, Hola: Researchers say it's time to nix the 'poorly secured' service

Millions of people worldwide use Hola, but the virtual private network provider has come under fire for allegedly selling its users' bandwidth and opening them up to serious security risks.

By June 1, 2015

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Nintendo 'NX' to run on Android? Not a chance, Mario-maker says

Nintendo's move to Android seemed like a longshot from the start. Nintendo has long controlled all facets of its products, and there's been no indication it'll change its stance now.

By June 2, 2015

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Chris Pratt goes on Facebook to apologize in advance for 'Jurassic World' press tour

Knowing that he might very well spout nonsense as hundreds of journalists ask him inane questions, the actor gives advance warning.

By May 23, 2015

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Uber updates privacy policy, but can still track users

The ride-hailing service revises its privacy policies to be "easier to understand," but it also mentions it can access passengers' location data even when they're not actively using the app.

By May 29, 2015

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ARM eyes security firm with focus on Internet of Things, report says

The chip designer is reportedly in talks to spend about $80 million on Israel-based Sansa Security, which would help it compete in the growing market for connected devices.

By June 1, 2015

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Volvo plows into bystanders, company says tech could have stopped it

Technically Incorrect: A Volvo accelerates toward people apparently watching a demonstration. The company says that its owner didn't have the pedestrian detection feature installed.

By May 27, 2015

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IBM's Watson swallows 1,900 TED talks, can now bore you to death

Technically Incorrect: You have truly deep questions. Watson has the answers. He's like Yoda without the knowing smile.

By May 26, 2015

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Jawbone lawsuit accuses Fitbit of trade secret theft

The allegations reveal the rivalry -- and vitriol -- between the leading fitness trackers as Fitbit prepares for its IPO.

By May 27, 2015

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Robot learns via trial and error like a human

Researchers at the University of California at Berkeley have developed algorithms that allow robots to learn by making mistakes -- just like a real person.

By May 26, 2015