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Yahoo's post-Bartz ledger: What new CEO will inherit

Yahoo's new CEO will have multiple moving parts to ponder and fix. Here's a look at what the new chief will inherit.

By Sep. 8, 2011

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Google Translate bug mixes up Heath Ledger, Tom Cruise

The name of the actor, who died tragically on Tuesday, awkwardly comes out as "Tom Cruise" in Google's English-to-Spanish translator.

By Jan. 24, 2008

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The 404 020: Where Jeff looks a little like Heath Ledger's brother

We're a little bummed about Heath Ledger's death, and we talk about it at the top of the show. We also talk about Burnout Paradise, which is a pretty nice looking game, and a Mass Effect non-troversy.

By Jan. 23, 2008

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School iris-scanned students without telling parents

A Florida school admits that it made several mistakes when it allowed a security company to install iris scanners without telling parents -- and without even having a contract with the company.

By Jun. 17, 2013

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Apple, Facebook hackers hit car and candy companies too

After dozens of tech companies revealed they were cyberattacked last month, other businesses in different industries are saying they were also victims.

By Mar. 11, 2013

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New Bitcoin glitch: Blockchain suffers hours-long outage

A site that houses more than 1.4 million bitcoin wallets has been down for more than 16 hours, but says users still have control over their virtual money.

By Mar. 18, 2014

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Judge: We can't have kids suing parents for an iPhone or Xbox

In a New Jersey case in which a teen is suing her parents for tuition fees and other bills, the judge fears kids will try to sue their parents to get gadgets.

By Mar. 5, 2014

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Intel's 'Moorefield' chip aimed at small Android tablets

Codenamed Moorefield, Intel's latest 64-bit chip is expected to make a high-profile appearance at the upcoming Computex conference.

By May. 26, 2014

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Bitcoin gets buy-in from Newegg, the tech-focused retailer

To follow the desires of its tech-savvy customers, electronics company Newegg starts accepting payments in the virtual currency. Bonus: lower transaction costs, better international sales supports.

By Jul. 1, 2014

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Powdered alcohol approved (hiccup or hooray?)

In a decision that some might deem surprising, the Treasury Department has approved a patent for a product called Palcolhol, a powdered form of vodka and other drinks. And yes, you just add water.

By Apr. 21, 2014