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Bitcoin wins US election panel's approval for political donations

Federal regulator finds the cryptocurrency qualifies as "money or something of value" but imposes restriction on its use.

By May 8, 2014

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Ukraine political party's candidate? 'Darth Vader'

Accompanied by stormtroopers and a few rogue Wookiees and Jedi, someone dressed as the iconic "Star Wars" villain vows to restore pride to the Ukraine.

By April 1, 2014

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Amid political pressure, FCC to propose Net neutrality fix

The FCC Chairman Tom Wheeler says he has a plan to re-instate the agency's Open Internet rules, which the public will hear about in more detail in the "coming days."

By February 11, 2014

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Google's brilliant, politically charged Olympics doodle

Google's home page honors the arrival of the Winter Olympics in Sochi. It also makes a deliberate point about human rights, using the International Olympics Committee's own words.

By February 6, 2014

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'Fat-Bottomed Girls' ringtone interrupts BBC politics show

Has BBC Political Editor's credibility cratered by exposing his iPad ringtone on live TV? Or might it have been enhanced?

By January 16, 2014

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Symantec: Politically motivated DOS attacks detected in Vietnam

Security firms and Google reported DOS attacks on Web sites of Vietnamese activists.

By January 14, 2014

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Use Twitter's search operators to find specific tweets

Trying to find something specific on Twitter? There's a more efficient way to find specific information; you just need the help of Twitter's search operators. Read on to find out how to use them.

By September 24, 2014

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Alibaba's blockbuster IPO: Why you should care about the Chinese giant

CNET breaks down Alibaba's sprawling e-commerce empire and explains why everyone's been talking about the Chinese company's initial public offering.

By September 19, 2014

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Docurama streams free, on-demand documentaries to iOS

The app serves up some 600 films, many of them not available on Netflix, Hulu, or anywhere else.

By September 16, 2014

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Meet Kevin Lynch, once a Flash point, now winding up Apple Watch

The exec, who clashed with Apple while at Adobe, now runs the team working on wearable software at Apple -- a vital role as the company expands into a new business.

By September 17, 2014