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Your social security number is precious — and not everyone who asks needs it

USA Today - Top Technology Stories - Sat, 2017-09-16 12:25

Just say 'no', some of the time.

       
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No, we're not done with the iPhone yet

USA Today - Top Technology Stories - Sat, 2017-09-16 11:12

New iOS software, phones and updated Watch released next week

       
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JibJab's new Story app, Camera

USA Today - Top Technology Stories - Sat, 2017-09-16 09:19

Attempts to give consumers new tools to create for Snapchat and Instagram.

       
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Apple Quietly Increases iPad Pro Prices

PC Magazine - Breaking News - Fri, 2017-09-15 21:46
While we were all distracted by the iPhone X unveiling yesterday, Apple increased the price of the iPad Pro without telling anyone.
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Blizzard Releases WoW Charity Pet Early to Help Disaster Relief Effort

PC Magazine - Breaking News - Fri, 2017-09-15 21:46
Blizzard decides not to wait until BlizzCon in November due to recent natural disasters and the support that's needed now.
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Equifax's top cybersecurity officers retire 'effective immediately

USA Today - Top Technology Stories - Fri, 2017-09-15 19:50

The news follows information Equifax had failed to successfully install a patch for a security vulnerability hackers later used to steal customer info.

       
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Samsung's new flagship television gets reviewed

USA Today - Top Technology Stories - Fri, 2017-09-15 16:38

Samsung's new flagship Q9 television has Quantum Dot technology that Samsung says is far superior to the competition. Do their claims hold up? Check out the video to find out.

       
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You're storing your groceries and leftovers the wrong way

USA Today - Top Technology Stories - Fri, 2017-09-15 16:11

From where to keep produce, to how to keep your fridge from freezing

       
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Vevo suffered a huge hack from a LinkedIn phishing scam

USA Today - Top Technology Stories - Fri, 2017-09-15 15:36

Hackers took over video site VEVO, which is known for housing music videos from top artists including Taylor Swift, Katy Perry and Kendrick Lamar.

       
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Netflix celebrates Sept. 16 most popular birthdate with special kids' greeting videos

USA Today - Top Technology Stories - Fri, 2017-09-15 14:55

Sept. 16, is the most popular birthday in the U.S. So Netflix is celebrating the date with a collection of on-demand birthday videos for kids.

       
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Netflix Birthdays On-Demand Sizzle Video

USA Today - Top Technology Stories - Fri, 2017-09-15 14:51

A promotional video from Netflix about its new collection of on-demand birthday videos for kids.

       
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Skip iPhone X and 8. If you need an iPhone, this is the better deal.

USA Today - Top Technology Stories - Fri, 2017-09-15 14:28

We compare features and prices on slightly older models.

       
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Facebook limits targeting after ads were placed to reach 'Jew haters'

USA Today - Top Technology Stories - Fri, 2017-09-15 14:27

Pro Publica targeted three ads to nearly 2,300 people interested in anti-Semitic content. It says Facebook approved all three within 15 minutes.

       
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Can Lyft pass Uber with $1B boost from Alphabet?

USA Today - Top Technology Stories - Fri, 2017-09-15 14:23

The parent-company of Google, which runs self-driving car company Waymo, is said to be investing big bucks in Lyft.

       
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The Apollo 11 capsule is going on an American road trip, starting in October

USA Today - Top Technology Stories - Fri, 2017-09-15 14:16

One of the most iconic objects in human history — the spacecraft that carried the first men to walk on the moon in 1969 — is going on a road trip.

       
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Here are the best ways to protect yourself after the Equifax security breach

USA Today - Top Technology Stories - Fri, 2017-09-15 14:07

Three services to take control of your personal data

       
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How to switch from Android to iPhone, and what you lose if you do

USA Today - Top Technology Stories - Fri, 2017-09-15 14:06

How to transfer photos, music, contacts and calendars — and get accustomed to a different operating system.

       
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Bitcoin: The way to the future or path to financial ruin?

USA Today - Top Technology Stories - Fri, 2017-09-15 14:03

Bitcoin, which has had bouts of volatility in the past, has shed about a third of its value since Sept. 1. Still getting up to speed on bitcoin? Here is a rundown:

       
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Isolation for 8 straight months. What NASA research subjects missed

USA Today - Top Technology Stories - Fri, 2017-09-15 13:44

NASA is studying the effects of long-term isolation ahead of a possible Mars mission. Here's a look at what recent research subjects missed in the news.

       
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Psychology experiment kept six NASA subjects isolated on a Mars-like volcano for 8 months

USA Today - Top Technology Stories - Fri, 2017-09-15 11:48

Six NASA-backed research subjects will emerge from their Mars-like habitat on Sunday and return to civilization.

       
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