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China ramps up cybersecurity ahead of WWII anniversary parade

Network provider Astrill has warned users that its service may falter as the government increases online restrictions ahead of the 70th Victory over Japan Day celebration.

By August 26, 2015

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Awesome nebula cradles a runaway star

The Hubble Space Telescope has captured a glorious picture of a brightly burning, quickly moving star and the wind-blasted nebula around it.

By August 23, 2015

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Lost book by J.R.R. Tolkien coming soon is basically fanfic for fans of Finns

"The Story of Kullervo" was written decades before "The Hobbit" and the world it takes place in will be familiar to fans of Finnish mythology.

By August 18, 2015

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Insanely amusing flight attendant takes over the Web

Technically Incorrect: In less than 24 hours, a YouTube video of a WestJet safety demonstration is loved by almost 1 million people. Why do such videos go viral?

By August 16, 2015

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Hey you, looking at your smartwatch! I'm talking here

From CNET Magazine: Smartwatches are great for reading messages and notifications right from your wrist. Too bad people around you think you're being rude.

By August 10, 2015

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GOP emoji: Because Trump's hair needs a kitten in it

There are many ways to watch a presidential debate -- the most amusing, of course, being with one eye affixed to Twitter, frantically refreshing, tweeting and retweeting. With emoji.

By August 6, 2015

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Microsoft boosts Bug Bounty program to fight software flaws

The maker of Windows and Office has revised its bug-hunting schemes with improved rewards, bonuses and the addition of new valid programs.

By August 6, 2015

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Mafia 3 tackles racism and the Vietnam War in 1960s New Orleans

Mafia 3 takes the series into new and risky territory.

By August 4, 2015

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The top 10 'Star Wars' sidekicks, ranked. Who should be No. 1?

The editorial staff of StarWars.com is out with another episode of "The StarWars.com 10," revealing their 10 favorite "Star Wars" sidekicks. Shockingly, Jar Jar Binks madea the list, okee day?

By July 30, 2015

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KLM flight sways crazily in windy landing

It's not exactly easy to land a Boeing 777 in 60 mph winds. Or, at least, it doesn't look as if it is.

By July 27, 2015