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A second Comcast customer says she was subjected to a nasty nickname

Technically Incorrect: Just days after the cable provider apologized to a customer for an expletive on his bill, a Chicago area resident says she received a bill with a variation on the same theme.

By February 5, 2015

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3 ways to customize Microsoft Edge

Make the new Edge browser work for you.

By July 7, 2015

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Should Pluto return to the planet club?

In 2006, Pluto had its planet status revoked. Now a petition hopes to get it restored -- but would other dwarf planets ride in on its coattails?

By July 14, 2015

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Hubble telescope observes freaky antics of 'Nasty 1' star

Astronomers using the Hubble Space Telescope say the star nicknamed Nasty 1 (Miss Jackson if...) doesn't behave like a typical star of its kind. Hence its bad-boy image and name.

By May 21, 2015

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Google closes in on Android M, the next flavor of its mobile OS

Google has revealed the agenda for its upcoming I/O conference, with one session pointing to a greater emphasis on the workplace.

By May 7, 2015

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New version of Google Glass coming soon, says Luxottica CEO

The search giant is going forward with its connected-eyewear project, and it has partnered with the maker of Ray-Ban and Oakley for the next version.

By April 24, 2015

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Google search has a newfound love for mobile-friendly sites

Changes in Google's search machinery could ding websites that aren't properly designed for smartphones.

By April 21, 2015

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The chaebols: Samsung and LG's 50-year 'star wars'

LG and Samsung are among the best-known of South Korea's conglomerates, and their ongoing rivalry is just as famous. We take a look at their closely intertwined histories in part two of this series on chaebols.

By April 9, 2015

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How to create a Facebook Scrapbook of your kid

Facebook has added Scrapbooks, a new way to organize photos of your children -- and pets. Learn how a Facebook Scrapbook works.

By April 2, 2015

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Comcast hires more Twitterers to soothe the kvetchers

Technically Incorrect: A company with a poor reputation for customer service announces it's tripling the number of social media agents talking directly with customers.

By March 23, 2015