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Secret Service urgently seeks sarcasm-detecting software

In a work order posted online, the service is looking for software that synthesizes social-media data and weeds out false positives and sarcasm. Oh, and it has to be IE8 compatible.

By June 3, 2014

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Razer urgently seeking testers for new mystery products

An online job ad from gaming-peripherals firm Razer seeks 30 testers for the company's products. What could they be?

By August 7, 2013

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Irish regulators seek 'urgent' clarity on Facebook data changes

Following recently announced changes to Facebook's data-use policy, Irish privacy regulators are seeking further details on the proposals.

By November 22, 2012

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Man drives while using cell phone, headphones and laptop

Technically Incorrect: A Scottish cyclist captures a driver using seemingly every gadget possible to make driving more dangerous. He posts his video to YouTube.

By February 9, 2015

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Twitter finds profit but needs more tweeters

CEO Dick Costolo, facing pressure to rapidly grow the social network, reports Twitter's third straight quarter of profit. Even though growth of monthly active users failed to impress, the stock soars.

By February 5, 2015

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US, UK agree to closer collaboration on cyberwarfare

The countries' intelligence agencies will work together and conduct cyberwar games later this year to test the security of financial institutions.

By January 16, 2015

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My life in smartphone notification hell

Technically Incorrect: Is there any way out of all the alerts your phone delivers, seemingly by the second? There may not be.

By January 11, 2015

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Pining for your iPhone can numb the brain, study says

Technically Incorrect: Researchers from the University of Missouri say that iPhone separation anxiety can cause you to perform poorly on cognitive tests.

By January 10, 2015

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NSA reports on its domestic spying efforts

In response to an ACLU lawsuit, the agency releases on Christmas Eve heavily redacted reports detailing privacy violations between 2001 and 2013.

By December 26, 2014

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Why our drone future is for real -- someday

Amazon CEO Jeff Bezos wants to ship goods using unmanned aircraft. Some are skeptical, others nervous, but drones already are improving the way we live.

By December 16, 2014