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TSA, bored of seeing you naked, removing airport body scanners

The Transport Security Administration says its techies have failed to create software that would allow passengers to appears less naked when going through scanners, so it is removing the devices.

By January 19, 2013

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Epson scanner goes deep

New lid design accommodates oversize and 3D objects.

By August 22, 2008

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Birdcall scanner is nothing to squawk about

It reads bar codes and plays corresponding songs on built-in speaker.

By December 5, 2007

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Two free Mac antivirus apps compared

The donationware ClamXav and the free Sophos Anti-Virus for Mac combine real-time protection, automatic updates, and on-demand malware scanners to help prevent infections.

By April 26, 2012

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BOL 1096: Unzipping your genes

Turns out those terahertz scanners in the airports are mostly safe, but they do a little unzipping of your DNA. Derek says it's nothing to worry about. You won't grow a third arm in the airport. Even if it would be handy for carrying baggage.

By October 30, 2009

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To stop security breaches, kill the username and password

You don't have to be an online security expert to know that usernames and passwords are not cutting it. It's time to completely re-think how we manage our online identities.

By August 7, 2014

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Boston Marathon explosions online resource guide

Organizations are setting up sites useful for tracking down friends and family, donating blood, or finding out the latest news after the Boston Marathon tragedy.

By April 15, 2013

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Free Android antivirus apps fail to cut it

A variety of free antivirus apps for Android devices proved unreliable, according to a recent test conducted by AV-Test.

By November 15, 2011

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Samsung Galaxy Alpha

If you love the high-end tech Samsung crams into its phones but hate the plastic bodies, the Galaxy Alpha may well be the phone for you. Its processor and camera perform brilliantly, while its compact 4.7-inch size makes it very comfortable to hold and use in one hand. Its low-resolution display is a big letdown, though, especially when you consider the high price of the phone, which does take the shine off an otherwise brilliant phone.

September 12, 2014

4 stars Editors' rating September 12, 2014

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Can't find your car? This mall knows where it is

A shopping mall in California resorts to license plate scanning to help forgetful drivers find their parked cars.

By January 26, 2011