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Batkid movie coming from Julia Roberts

Batkid stole our hearts in real life in 2013. Now Julia Roberts will produce and star in a feature movie about the young fan's life.

By January 26, 2015

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Human head transplant just two years away, surgeon claims

Surgeon Sergio Canavero will be embarking on a project to implement the world's first human head transplant.

By February 25, 2015

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Silk Road drug sales going strong after 'Dread Pirate Roberts' arrest

The illicit underground marketplace has bounced back from last year’s high-profile shutdown, according to an Internet safety report.

By April 30, 2014

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Lenovo's Superfish screwup highlights biggest problem in software

By not properly vetting the Superfish adware, Lenovo became the most recent unwitting example of broken links in the software supply chain.

By February 27, 2015

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The 404 Throwback: Thomas Lennon and Robert Ben Garant (podcast)

Relive Jeff's interview with the men behind Reno 911! and The State.

By July 30, 2014

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Lenovo's Superfish security snafu blows up in its face

The preloaded Superfish adware does more than hijack website ads in a browser. It also exposes Lenovo owners to a simple but dangerous hack that could spell disaster.

By February 20, 2015

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Ravishing space image shows a different kind of 'sunflower'

Hot tubes of plasma align on the sun's surface in a flower-like pattern to provide a gorgeous view captured at New Jersey's Big Bear Solar Observatory.

By February 18, 2015

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After rough 2014, Samsung eyes growth and acquisitions

Samsung has a hefty $56 billion in cash, but dividends may not be a priority. For 2015, its investor relations chief says, "our primary objective is growth."

By February 17, 2015

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​More change for Mozilla as top Firefox exec departs

Johnathan Nightingale, Mozilla's vice president of Firefox, is leaving. Firefox is stronger now after a tough 2014, he says, but his departure means more unsettled times for the browser maker.

By February 18, 2015

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US calls China's new rules for tech firms a 'major barrier' to trade

The rules will require tech companies to hand over source code, submit to audits and build deliberate back doors into both hardware and software products.

By February 13, 2015