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FTC reportedly investigating TripAdvisor over removal of rape reports

USA Today - Top Technology Stories - Wed, 2017-11-22 06:57

The Federal Trade Commision is apparently investigating travel recommendation website, TripAdvisor for removing reviews that involved assault and rape at resorts on it’s site.

       
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Uber hack concealment raises 'huge concerns'

USA Today - Top Technology Stories - Wed, 2017-11-22 06:48

UK regulator says Uber's secret $100,000 pay-off to hackers to cover up a huge breach of customer and driver data raises 'huge concerns'. Video provided by Reuters

       
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Q&A: Famed economist Henry Kaufman says robots are 'greatest challenge' to workers

USA Today - Top Technology Stories - Wed, 2017-11-22 06:00

Henry Kaufman, famed Wall Street economist, says workers will be replaced by technology and markets could some day be tripped up by a computer glitch.

       
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New ETF gives investors a way to profit from retail wreck

USA Today - Top Technology Stories - Wed, 2017-11-22 05:30

A new ETF enables investors to make money by betting on a further decline in brick-and-mortar retailers as online retailing gains dominance.

       
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Uber: Info from 57 million clients, drivers at risk

USA Today - Top Technology Stories - Wed, 2017-11-22 04:32

Use Uber? Your personal information might be at risk! In a public statement, Uber's CEO confirmed that information belonging to about 57 million customers and drivers was stolen by hackers.

       
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Colorado hits Uber with $8.9 million fine over shady drivers

USA Today - Top Technology Stories - Wed, 2017-11-22 00:21

The state's public utilities commission found that 57 Uber drivers failed to meet its standards

       
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Why you can go over your Internet provider's data cap

USA Today - Top Technology Stories - Wed, 2017-11-22 00:14

The three major U.S. ISPs enforcing data caps will report your total use, they won’t identify which apps or sites maxed out your quota.

       
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Baig's best tech picks of 2017 will eat at your wallet

USA Today - Top Technology Stories - Tue, 2017-11-21 23:47

My top tech picks of 2017 range from the iPhone X to the Jibo social robot.

       
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This Dell is the best budget gaming laptop I've ever seen

USA Today - Top Technology Stories - Tue, 2017-11-21 21:24

This Dell is the best budget gaming laptop I've ever seen

       
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Dell's new 2-in-1 offers strong performance at an amazing price

USA Today - Top Technology Stories - Tue, 2017-11-21 21:18

Dell's new 2-in-1 offers strong performance at an amazing price

       
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The Best Kindles of 2017

USA Today - Top Technology Stories - Tue, 2017-11-21 21:13

Here are the best Kindles of 2017

       
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The FCC revealed its plan to repeal net neutrality. It could change how we use the Internet

USA Today - Top Technology Stories - Tue, 2017-11-21 17:42

The Federal Communications Commission will vote Dec. 14 to overturn the Obama-era Open Internet or Net neutrality rules passed in 2015.

       
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4K TV: Should you get one this year? Here's how to decide

USA Today - Top Technology Stories - Tue, 2017-11-21 16:55

TVs are among the most advertised product during the holiday shopping season. Should you get a higher-end 4K TV this time around? We investigate.

       
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Remember the 'Game of Thrones' leak? An Iranian hacker was charged with stealing HBO scripts to raise bitcoin

USA Today - Top Technology Stories - Tue, 2017-11-21 16:15

Mesri once worked for the Iranian government as a hacker, where he attacked nuclear software systems and Israeli infrastructure.

       
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Researchers Warn Amazon Key Can Be Hacked

PC Magazine - Breaking News - Tue, 2017-11-21 15:19
Amazon reportedly said it plans to address the flaw with a software update later this week.
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Watch the Atlas Robot Nail a Backflip

PC Magazine - Breaking News - Tue, 2017-11-21 15:19
Boston Dynamics continues to develop Atlas into an ever-more agile robot. It may even be ready for the Tokyo 2020 Olympics at this rate.
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The Best Black Friday Laptop and Desktop PC Deals

PC Magazine - Breaking News - Tue, 2017-11-21 15:19
We've gone through all the ads and rounded up the best laptop and desktop deals of the season so far.
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Tesla Roadster Revealed as the Quickest Car in the World

PC Magazine - Breaking News - Tue, 2017-11-21 15:19
Zero to 60mph in 1.9 seconds, a top speed over 250mph, and a range of 620 miles.
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Tesla Semi Truck: 500-Mile Range, 1 Million Mile Guarantee

PC Magazine - Breaking News - Tue, 2017-11-21 15:19
Elon Musk lists an impressive set of features and promises the Semi will be cheaper to run than a diesel truck from day one.
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FCC Looks at Limiting Broadband Subsidy for Low-Income Families

PC Magazine - Breaking News - Tue, 2017-11-21 15:19
FCC chairman Ajit Pai wants to curb misspending and abuse of the program, but some fear the changes will cut internet access to millions.
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