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What's at stake with the FCC's net neutrality vote

Wed, 2017-11-22 14:41

The Federal Communications Commission has released its regulations to replace the net neutrality rules passed in 2015 under President Obama.

       
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Google might know more about your whereabouts than you think

Wed, 2017-11-22 13:44

Quartz found that Google has been tracking Android Cell ID codes since January. Here's what that means. Video provided by Newsy

       
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These life hacks will save your holidays

Wed, 2017-11-22 13:36

We're always super busy once the holidays roll around. Tech expert Jennifer Jolly offers some life hacks to help you survive.

       
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Uber paid hackers $100,000 to hide year-old breach of 57 million users

Wed, 2017-11-22 11:09

The company was legally obliged to report the breach but instead paid the hackers $100,000 to delete the information.

       
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USA TODAY's list of the biggest data breaches and hacks of all time (Hint: Uber's only #12)

Wed, 2017-11-22 11:08

Data breaches have become a fact of digital life. Here's USA TODAY's list of the largest reported breaches.

       
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Uber: Two employees fired for paying hackers to keep breach a secret

Wed, 2017-11-22 11:06

Ride service app Uber is is hot water once again.

       
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Cyber Monday is forecast to be huge. The reason: can't shake a shopping habit

Wed, 2017-11-22 10:42

After a weekend of browsing deals, Cyber Monday is when we hit 'buy'.

       
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Facebook is still allowing discriminatory housing ads that exclude users by race

Wed, 2017-11-22 10:39

Last week Pro Publica says it was able to buy dozens of rental housing ads on Facebook that excluded people by race and other potentially illegal criteria.

       
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What to expect when you’re expecting an appliance delivery

Wed, 2017-11-22 10:10

Having an appliance delivered? Here's what you need to know before it gets there.

       
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12 things you need to know before your next appliance delivery

Wed, 2017-11-22 09:50

Read this list before the truck arrives!

       
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You need to know about this amazing new hair dryer

Wed, 2017-11-22 09:41

I'll never go to Drybar again

       
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Medical 'pen' can detect cancer in 10 seconds

Wed, 2017-11-22 09:10

The technology could "vastly improve the odds that surgeons really do remove every last trace of cancer during surgery."

       
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Black Friday deal apps can save you money and time

Wed, 2017-11-22 09:09

Just because there are Black Friday deals to be had doesn’t mean you can’t save even more.

       
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The best Black Friday deals you can get right now

Wed, 2017-11-22 09:07

The best deals you can get before Black Friday to jump start your holiday shopping.

       
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AT&T-Time Warner would hike TV bills, says DOJ in suit to block $85 billion mega-merger

Wed, 2017-11-22 08:43

AT&T says it will prevail in the Department of Justice's suit to block its $85.4 billion acquisition of Time Warner.

       
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iPhone shopper's guide - which model is right for you?

Wed, 2017-11-22 08:19

Which iPhone is for you? The SE, 6S, 7, 8 or 10? Jefferson Graham has the answers on #TalkingTech.

       
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The FCC wants to end net neutrality. What that means for you

Wed, 2017-11-22 07:57

FCC Chairman Ajit Pai wants net neutrality rules reversed.

       
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Google stops secretly tracking cellular location info

Wed, 2017-11-22 07:39

A report by Quartz states that Android phones gather location data even when you've turned off location services. Google says that's not the case

       
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Can I bring my laptop on my flight? And other tips for traveling with tech

Wed, 2017-11-22 07:00

Here's what you need before packing your phones, batteries, tablets and laptops for flight.

       
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