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Federal agent pleads guilty to corruption charges in Silk Road case

A former DEA agent admits to pocketing more than $100,000 worth of bitcoins that he solicited from Ross Ulbricht, founder of the online bazaar for illegal drugs.

By July 2, 2015

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Hulu is still Hulu, even minus the 'Plus'

Don't be confused by the streaming service's pared-down moniker: Hulu officially dropped the "Plus" from its $7.99-subscription tier, but it's a change in name only.

By June 17, 2015

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Silk Road founder appeals conviction a week after life sentence

Attorneys for the mastermind of the illegal-drugs site have filed an appeal. It's another episode in one of the strangest, darkest tales of Web culture run amok.

By June 5, 2015

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Uber celebrates its fifth birthday with tears

CEO Travis Kalanick gets emotional as he says he has high hopes for Uber's future. "If we were able to achieve this much in five years," he says, "just imagine what we could achieve in the next five."

By June 3, 2015

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Learn the secret language of Twitch's rogue emojis

Twitch, Amazon's site to broadcast and watch footage of people playing video games, has chat rooms packed with the craziest emoji -- called emotes -- you've ever seen. These glyphs mean more than meets the eye.

By May 31, 2015

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Silk Road founder Ross Ulbricht sentenced to life in prison

A New York judge hands illegal online drug site founder a life prison sentence in one of the strangest, darkest tales of Web culture.

By May 29, 2015

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Lost Explorers: The unrealized vision of Google Glass

When Google unveiled its smart and controversial eyewear three years ago, some early tech adopters tried to do their part by eagerly pushing for Glass acceptance. The world pushed back.

By May 26, 2015

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8 stylish French door fridges fit for your fancy

A surprising variety of options fill the French door fridge category. These 8 fridges run the gamut from a simple $1,600 model to a $6,000 behemoth.

By May 22, 2015

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Epson XP-420: Pint-sized all-in-one inkjet printer is a great value

The Epson XP-420 "small-in-one" inkjet printer takes all the cloud printing and wireless connectivity features you'd expect from a large format inkjet and jams it into a package worthy of its "small-in-one" moniker.

By April 29, 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