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The mystery of how 'Alex from Target' went viral

In this tech-news roundup, Bridget Carey explains the confusion and controversy behind the social media sensation #AlexFromTarget, and how it all could be a marketing stunt. We also take a look at impressive new fitness wristbands from Jawbone.

By November 5, 2014

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The mystery of how 'Alex from Target' went viral

In this tech-news roundup, Bridget Carey explains the confusion and controversy behind the social media sensation #AlexFromTarget, and how it all could be a marketing stunt. We also take a look at impressive new fitness wristbands from Jawbone.

By November 5, 2014

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The messy claims behind 'Alex from Target'

A company that wants to bring "fans and fandom" together claimed to be behind the overnight viral sensation, but as more facts emerge, the shadows of doubt have become longer and darker.

By November 4, 2014

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Adjust Facebook's ad preferences to see better targeted ads

If you must see Facebook's targeted ads, you might as well help with Facebook's aim.

By December 10, 2014

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Sony leaks reveal Google was a target of the MPAA

Sony and others aren't happy with Google's piracy role, Xaomi is the new smartphone player and another Samsung Galaxy S6 "leak"

By December 16, 2014

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GTA V pulled from Target Australia for depictions of violence against women

After pressure from an online petition, Target Australia agrees to stop selling Rockstar's Grand Theft Auto V.

By December 3, 2014

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Android rival Jolla hits crowdfunding target for first Sailfish OS tablet

Finnish smartphone manufacturer Jolla has passed its Indiegogo crowdfunding target -- in just over two hours -- for its first tablet, a 7.9-inch slate that runs Sailfish OS, rather than Android.

By November 19, 2014

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'Darkhotel' hack targets executives using hotel Internet

Using hotel Wi-Fi networks, the hackers are able to infect corporate executives' computers with malicious software, according to security research firm Kaspersky Lab.

By November 10, 2014

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OnePlus ships 500,000 phones, targets 1 million by end of year

With only two months left to the end of the year, the 8-month-old Chinese phonemaker has set itself an ambitious target for the holiday season.

By November 7, 2014

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The 404 Show 1,576: Alex from Target controversy, McRib on trial, Bale bails on Jobs (podcast)

Today Bridget Carey stops by to reveal the "Alex from Target" controversy, pick apart the McRib's ingredients and ask why Christian Bale is bailing on playing Steve Jobs.

By November 5, 2014