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Akamai's state of the Internet report found that distributed denial of service attacks tripled in 2012.

China remains the top source for cyberattacks -- report

Nearly half of all Internet attacks came from China last quarter, says cloud provider Akamai. But some of the attacks could have been launched by people in other countries.

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Google Maps Street View now lets you go back in time

Turn back the clock to as far back as 2007 and watch landmarks being constructed through the years in this new Google Street View feature.

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Get 50GB of iDrive iOS cloud storage for 99 cents

That's per month, right? Nope: 99 cents for an entire year. And every year after that.

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Dorian Nakamoto thanks Bitcoiners for donating $20,000

In a YouTube video, the man who Newsweek labeled the creator of Bitcoin thanks people for helping him out and maintains, “Satoshi Nakamoto is not me."

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HOLLYWOOD, CA - APRIL 29:  (L-R) Producer Mitchell Hurwitz, actor Will Arnett and actor Jason Bateman arrive at the Los Angeles Premiere of Season 4 of Netflix's "Arrested Development" at the TCL Chinese Theatre on April 29, 2013 in Hollywood, California.  (Photo by Michael Buckner/Getty Images for Netflix)

Netflix inks new series deal with 'Arrested Development' creator

Mitch Hurwitz signs a multi-year deal to produce, develop, and create a new original series for the video-streaming service.

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The Facebook icon flag at the social network's Menlo Park campus.

Facebook, Google, Twitter in new scrum over mobile app ad gold rush

What once was Facebook's private mine has created a gold-rush effect with Google and Twitter also now seeking more mobile riches. But there's only so much money to go around.

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Intel's headquarters in Santa Clara, Calif.

Dish said to be talking to NBC, CBS, and more for Internet TV

After striking a deal with Disney, the satellite television operator is reportedly negotiating for an Internet TV service to be released as soon as this summer.

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Browser plug-in figuratively kills the word 'literally'

It's the best plug-in ever created, and that's no hyperbole. OK, maybe a little.

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New ads on Google to boost mobile-app makers

Google's latest tweak to display ads will show you new app-download ads, as the company pushes advertisers to focus on mobile.

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Twitter's Facebook-like profile now available to all

With a massive photo up top and your bio along the left, the social network's new design smacks of Facebook's Timeline.

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WhatsApp grows to half a billion users

Adding 50 million active users in two months time, the messaging app is well on its way to reaching a billion people, just as Mark Zuckerberg anticipated.

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With Aereo, Supreme Court digs into copyright nuances

The justices grill both TV-streaming service Aereo and the broadcasters suing it to interpret what is public, what is private, and whether copies of the same thing are really different at all.

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