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Someday your new iPhone could contain metals mined from poo

There's gold in them thar dookies! Researchers says there's millions worth of gold, silver, platinum and other precious metals in our sewage and they've got a plan to retrieve it.

By March 25, 2015

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Fed-up Facebook friends to mom: Stop posting baby pics!

Technically Incorrect: An Australian mom is stunned that her Facebook friends don't like her constant baby updates. How stunning.

By April 14, 2015

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Bitcoin-mining company Butterfly Labs shut down by FTC

Company marketed specialized computers designed to produce the cryptocurrency but delivered useless machines, according to an FTC complaint.

By September 23, 2014

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Hacker swipes $83,000 from Bitcoin mining pools

Bitcoin exchanges and trading posts have been hacking targets over the past year, but now one hacker has taken on ISPs to loot cryptocurrency from mining pools.

By August 8, 2014

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App users opening the gates to data mining: McAfee

As Privacy Awareness Week kicks off, new research shows that many Android users are giving apps access to their personal information – whether they know it or not.

By May 4, 2014

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Bitcoin-mining malware reportedly found on Google Play

Fake wallpaper apps turned phones into bots for the power- and computationally intensive process of producing crypto-currency, a mobile security firm warns.

By April 24, 2014

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Twitter expands threats ban, may lock accounts in aim to limit abuse

Social network says previous policy on violent threats was "unduly narrow." Also, it will suspend accounts or force users to delete tweets if they engage in abusive behavior.

By April 21, 2015

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Apple partners with IBM on new health data analysis

The cloud-based health platform will help analyze patient data collected from Apple devices. Plus: Apple has now released its ResearchKit to medical researchers.

By April 13, 2015

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Four apps with better features than Instagram's Layout

Instagram's Layout app came out recently, but there were already a ton of collage apps to choose from and many of them are better.

By April 10, 2015

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Get a Toshiba 1TB USB 3.0 portable hard drive for $49.99

That's a crazy-good deal on a compact, capacious drive. Plus: three sweet bonus deals!

By March 31, 2015