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Bill to attract Foxconn to Wisconsin may not be constitutional

Thu, 2017-09-21 20:12

A Wisconsin bill designed to attract a Foxconn manufacturing plant may be unconstitutional. Critics say it overrides the judicial branch's power. Video provided by Newsy

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HPE to slash 5,000 jobs, 10% of its workforce: report

Thu, 2017-09-21 19:36

The cuts comes as CEO Meg Whitman looks to reposition the legacy tech company as a nimble, cloud-focused business.

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Mark Zuckerberg: Facebook will give ads linked to Russian government to Congress

Thu, 2017-09-21 19:00

Mark Zuckerberg pledged that Facebook would make it "much harder" for anyone to interfere in elections and to "use our tools to undermine democracy."

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Facebook to release Russia ads to Congress

Thu, 2017-09-21 18:59

Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg says the company is "actively working" with the U.S. government on its ongoing investigations into Russian interference into the 2016 presidential election. (Sept. 21)

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Equifax support team sent victims of breach to fake site

Thu, 2017-09-21 18:06

A series of tweets posted by company featured link to the wrong site where users can see if they're impacted by breach.

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Wireless charging? Try a battery case instead

Thu, 2017-09-21 17:54

New iPhones take wireless charging, but they're cumbersome and slow. Jefferson Graham recommends a battery case instead on TalkingTech.

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Can you live only on bitcoin? Some believers try it

Thu, 2017-09-21 16:37

For many, it is a lifestyle, valued for its financial potential and privacy from the prying eyes of a distrusted government.

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Google inks $1.1 billion deal with HTC, maker of Pixel smartphones

Thu, 2017-09-21 16:23

HTC already makes hardware for Google's Pixel phones.

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Facebook's Sheryl Sandberg says ads targeting 'Jew haters' failed users, pledges reform

Thu, 2017-09-21 15:36

Facebook said it would tighten enforcement to ensure that content that violates its community standards cannot be used to target ads.

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This award winning cast iron is only $15 right now—it's time to replace your scratched nonstick pan

Thu, 2017-09-21 14:48

Lodge makes the best cast iron pans we've ever tested, and this square skillet is on sale for a great low price right now.

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Apple TV takes on 4K streaming: spiffy catch-up to Amazon, Roku

Thu, 2017-09-21 14:20

The newest Apple TV device, out Friday starting at $179, delivers 4K video for the first time. We look at how it stacks up with the competition.

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Insidious 'attack within an attack' found in popular CCleaner program

Thu, 2017-09-21 14:01

The massive hit on a popular PC and phone cleaning program may have really been a fake to get at high-value tech targets.

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Say hello to fall with this caramel apple Bellini

Thu, 2017-09-21 13:36

When the days get shorter and the leaves start to change, this cocktail will warm your soul.

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Have an old iPhone? Here are some genius re-uses.

Thu, 2017-09-21 13:11

USA Today contributor Jennifer Jolly shows us some absolutely genius 're-uses' for an that old iPhone that you have lying around the house.

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Use your smartphone to keep kids safe on Halloween

Thu, 2017-09-21 12:57

These apps will help you have peace of mind as your kids go trick-or-treating.

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Alibaba's Jack Ma: 'I don't have time to spend money'

Thu, 2017-09-21 11:50

The company's founder and chairman also discussed his plans for Alibaba in the U.S.

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8 ridiculously specific kitchen gadgets that are worth your money

Thu, 2017-09-21 11:40

These items had ONE job—and they nailed it!

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Amazon is bringing 2,000 jobs in advertising, fashion to New York City

Thu, 2017-09-21 10:41

Amazon has promised to create roughly 6,000 jobs across New York state by 2019. Next year, Amazon will open a new office in Manhattan.

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Play games on your TV? These things could be holding you back

Thu, 2017-09-21 10:26

Turn on the right modes and turn off the bad settings for smooth, lag-free gameplay

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The new Lenovo ThinkPad might be the best business laptop they've ever made

Thu, 2017-09-21 10:17

ThinkPads have been around since laptops first hit the market in the 90's. Can a brand with so much history compete with the modern day powerhouses? Check out the video to find out!

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