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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 Apr. 24, 2014

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Turnabout is fair play: Bitcoins mined with Adafruit's miner used to buy Adafruit products

When the open-source hardware makers at Adafruit began taking Bitcoin as payment yesterday, among the first customers were some who had earned their Bitcoins using Adafruit's miner.

By Nov. 26, 2013

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Bitcoin mining dispute ends with $1M settlement

After being accused of infecting computers with malware to mine Bitcoins, E-Sports Entertainment agrees to settle with US regulators.

By Nov. 20, 2013

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Samsung's charming Galaxy Gear ad mines decades of sci-fi

Samsung's new ad for its £300 smart watch is a classic compilation of brilliant sci-fi, with wrist-talking heroes from 50 years of movies and TV.

By Oct. 7, 2013

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Explore an 800-year-old salt mine with Google Street View

Google has added a virtual view of the 13th century Wieliczka Salt Mine in Poland, including its glorious cathedral carved entirely out of rock salt.

By Sep. 6, 2013

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Ep. 1,325: Where Apple goes mining for fool's gold

On today's 404 episode we'll gawk at the gaudiness of a gold Apple iPhone, crown a smartphone the king of Bridget Carey's smartphone camera shootout, and learn how to submit our NSFW selfies for an upcoming Brooklyn art exhibition.

By Aug. 20, 2013

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The 404 1,325: Where Apple goes mining for fool's gold (podcast)

On today's 404 episode we'll gawk at the gaudiness of a gold Apple iPhone, crown a smartphone the king of Bridget Carey's smartphone camera shootout, and learn how to submit our NSFW selfies for an upcoming Brooklyn art exhibition.

By Aug. 20, 2013

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'Google Mine' heads to Google+, Android?

A new service has reportedly been discovered that allows users to keep track of "belongings" and then share those with friends in different circles.

By Jun. 21, 2013

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Sean Parker: Mine was a green dream wedding, silly

In a rebuttal to harsh criticism offered about the alleged environmental damage done in building his wedding, the man who once was at Facebook says he did what was right.

By Jun. 6, 2013