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End mass surveillance, Snowden urges in Xmas message

Whistleblower Edward Snowden claims today's surveillance is worse than in George Orwell's dystopian novel 1984.

By Dec. 26, 2013

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Teen, upset at not getting iPhone for Xmas, allegedly pulls knife on dad

A Massachusetts 18-year-old is allegedly so upset that his dad didn't give him the ultimate status symbol that he is cut to the quick.

By Dec. 27, 2013

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Correction: Sherlock returns! Mini-episode grants fans early Xmas wish

The last episode name in this post was incorrect at first. It was called "The Reichenbach Fall."

By Dec. 26, 2013

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Amazon sold a record 426 items a second in pre-Xmas push

It's been another record festive season for the online retailer, with its Kindle and Kindle Fire devices flying off the shelves.

By Dec. 27, 2013

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Sherlock returns! Mini-episode grants fans early Xmas wish

Dr. John Watson, DI Lestrade, a very haggard Anderson, and Sherlock Holmes himself star in "Many Happy Returns," a mini-episode leading up to the premiere of season 3 of "Sherlock."

By Dec. 24, 2013

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Sky Movies Christmas channel brings back-to-back Xmas flicks

From now until into the New Year, it's non-stop Christmas films over on Sky's channel.

By Dec. 1, 2013

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What this year's must-have Xmas gadgets tell us about America

A walk along the exhibits at Pepcom's Holiday Spectacular reveals that this holiday season is all about fighting robots, averting disease, and securing cars and guns.

By Oct. 19, 2013

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Unmasking ungrateful Xmas kids on Twitter

Jon Hendren -- aka @fart -- again collects the tweets of those who aren't happy with their Xmas gadget gifts. They make for cheery reading.

By Dec. 26, 2012

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For all those alone with a gadget this Xmas

Don't think for a moment that technology always represents progress. However, there are some for whom, at this time, it represents a lone hope.

By Dec. 24, 2012

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A troubling promise in iPad Mini's new Xmas ad

In a touching ad for the iPad Mini, a girl plays a song to her grandfather over FaceTime. She promises to be home for Xmas. But is she just mocking granddad?

By Dec. 22, 2012