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Smartphone 'kill switch' law takes effect in California

Starting July 1, smartphones sold in the state must come with software that lets users lock a stolen phone so it can't be used, making it harder to resell. Crime statistics show the tech is already working.

By July 1, 2015

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Born in 1980? A mathematical surprise awaits you in 2025

Finally, people born in 1980 have something amazing over those young'ins who came into the world in the year 2000 or on a Leap Day.

By July 1, 2015

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Stephen Hawking asks a big question of Mark Zuckerberg

Technically Incorrect: In a Facebook Q&A, Mark Zuckerberg's intellect is tested by one of the world's great minds.

By July 1, 2015

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Marvel's Contest of Champions leaps from video game to comic book

The venerable comic book maker has inspired movies, television shows and video games. Now, for the first time, the trend is working in reverse.

By June 29, 2015

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Apple's new warranty will replace your battery before it's half dead

Once the battery of your shiny Apple gadget falls to 80 percent of its original power, the company will replace it.

By June 30, 2015

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Sprint bids adieu to $50 iPhone plan in the name of clarity

The wireless carrier will instead promote an "All-In" plan that includes $60 for the plan and $20 for the smartphone.

By June 29, 2015

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State Dept. said to have OK'd 'The Interview'

Not only did US officials view the upcoming film, they were fine with Sony keeping the final assassination scene, according to a new report.

By December 17, 2014

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iPhone 6S said to deliver faster Web speeds, better battery life

A core component in the rumored next iPhone will be a new Qualcomm-developed LTE chip that doubles its maximum potential Web-connectivity speeds, according to a new report.

By July 1, 2015

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State Dept. email offline after suspected hack attack

Repairs and security upgrades are being made during planned outage after "activity of concern" was detected, officials tell the Associated Press.

By November 16, 2014

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Siri gets snarky if you ask her to divide zero by zero

Apple's voice assistant Siri doesn't like it when you ask her questions that are impossible to answer, and she's dishing out a healthy dose of snark to those who want her to divide zero by zero.

By June 30, 2015