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Verizon zeroes in on point-of-sale, app attacks in data breaches

Hotels, retailers, and restaurants really need to lock down their point-of-sale systems, but don't have to sweat Web app attacks as much as financial services companies do.

By April 22, 2014

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Crave Ep. 154: Body Dryer lets you ditch the towel, Ep. 154

Futuristic body-drying gadget can dry a person in 30 seconds or less, like a Dyson Airblade for your whole body.

By April 4, 2014

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Crave Ep. 153: Stare at this sexy robot and it stares right back

This week we check out a dancing robot that's supposed to be sexy, but kind of terrifies us.

By March 28, 2014

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Breathalyzer says man is sober, still arrested for DWI

It seems that police in Texas sometimes refuse to accept technology's verdict and still arrest those who pass breath and blood tests.

By February 26, 2014

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Target's data breach: Yes, it gets worse

Target and Neiman Marcus weren't the only name-brand retailers to be stung by cybercriminals last holiday season. Plus: Was a teenager behind the malware?

By January 18, 2014

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Apple patent filing reveals digital wallet system

The patent application describes the backend for an e-wallet system that would let people securely pay for items on the go via their mobile phones.

By January 16, 2014

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Security researcher finds clues to malware in Target heist

Brian Krebs reports that the malware used to steal millions of customers' payment card information was uploaded through a compromised server.

By January 15, 2014

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Fujitsu wants you to pay for stuff with your veins

Fujitsu has shown off PulseWallet at CES 2014, a payment system that identifies you by scanning the unique pattern of veins in your hand.

By January 8, 2014

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Bigfoot is alive, researchers claim (again)

A number of researchers, some with scientific background, declare they have seen Bigfoot. Meanwhile, a project wants to raise money for a quiet drone to finally track down the large, hairy creature.

By October 3, 2013

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Fill 'er up -- and pay using facial recognition

A Finnish company claims to be developing an instant checkout system that snaps your mug to access your cloud-based wallet. All you have to do is hit a button confirming the purchase.

By July 24, 2013