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iMessage spam deluge traced to knock-offs in China

Text message spam is best ignored, but when a security researcher followed a trail of deception laid out on Apple's iMessage he became the proud owner of cheap designer accessories from China.

By October 24, 2014

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How Formula E can overtake F1 and help save the world

Find out why electric racing series Formula E has a shot at becoming the dominant international motor racing series -- and how its technology could change the cars we drive for the better.

By July 3, 2015

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Trace the past with NY Public Library's Open Access Maps Project

GPS can't quite capture the beauty of historical maps. Thanks to the Lionel Pincus & Princess Firyal Map Division at the New York Public Library, 20,000 high-res maps are now available for download.

By April 7, 2014

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'Vast majority' of users safe after hack, LastPass CEO says

Attackers stole usernames and clues to master passwords, the company says, but are unable to breach the vast store of encrypted passwords the service manages.

By June 15, 2015

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Watch Kit Harington react to the Internet's best Jon Snow impersonators

On Wednesday's episode of "Jimmy Kimmel Live," the actor sat back and judged three impersonators vying for his job as moody Jon Snow on HBO's "Game of Thrones."

By June 11, 2015

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Microsoft sniffed blogger's Hotmail account to trace leak

The company's legal department determined that it had the right to go through a private e-mail account, citing a leak of proprietary Microsoft code.

By March 20, 2014

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Samsung, LG smartwatches give up personal data to researchers

In an era of identity theft and government surveillance, two smartwatches might not be doing you any favors keeping your privacy intact.

By June 11, 2015

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None of us is safe: Major cybersecurity company hacked

Kaspersky Lab detected a sophisticated and expensive hack it says was carried out by a country.

By June 10, 2015

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Rare direct image of a super-Jupiter exoplanet

A giant planet 11 times the mass of Jupiter has been directly photographed, the closest such planet to Earth we've seen with our own eyes.

By May 10, 2015

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Magazine prints cover with ink that contains HIV-positive blood

A special edition of Vienna-based Vangardist seeks to get people talking about HIV and AIDS, but at least one reader "was too scared to pick it up."

By April 30, 2015