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How the 'most hated person in SF' learned tech's limits (Q&A)

Brian Mayer, creator of controversial service ReservationHop, learned what it's like to have a tech creation reviled by the masses. Now, he intends to make things right.

By July 14, 2014

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Elon Musk's plan for life on Mars

SpaceX is aiming for a manned mission to Mars in 10 to 20 years, with citylike colonies to follow. It's not exactly what NASA envisioned back in the 1970s.

By November 27, 2012

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EU telcos defend UN Internet takeover plans

A group of European telcos is defending a controversial proposal to radically alter the architecture of the Web and its governance. But the rhetoric has done little to slow critics.

By September 23, 2012

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The ugly truth behind the FCC's Verizon-spectrum approval

The FCC may have approved Verizon's spectrum deal with cable companies, but it still wields too much influence over industry and should be reined in, two free-market guest bloggers argue.

By August 24, 2012

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5 things Marissa Mayer will change about Yahoo

Google's main products were driven by data, not art. Can the new Yahoo boss adapt that mindset from Google?

By July 16, 2012

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Symantec uncovers cyber espionage of chemical, defense firms

Attacks against about 50 firms featured e-mails with attachments containing a backdoor.

By October 31, 2011

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Compact digital cameras buying guide

Cut through the jargon with our guide to buying the best compact digital snapper.

By October 13, 2011

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Five ways to avoid being tracked on the Web

Use privacy-enhancing browser add-ons, a DNS-filter service, clear your browser cache and cookies on exit, sign out of services when not in use, and forward Webmail to a pop/imap account. Find out how.

By August 31, 2011

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'iHealth' iPhone, iPad blood pressure meter (hands-on)

Forget speaker docks. iHealth Labs is introducing a dock that will take your blood pressure and store the results on your iPhone, iPad, or iPod Touch.

By January 4, 2011

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An electric ice cream scoop

If you love ice cream but hate to exert yourself at all, the electric ice cream scoop will simplify your life and make it easy for you to indulge without any effort.

By April 29, 2010