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1. Russian Hackers Read Obama’s Unclassified Emails, Officials Say

Emails that President Obama sent and received were breached last year, senior officials said.

2. Internet Access on Planes May Help Hijackers

Connecting to the Internet in-flight could let hackers attack aircraft controls.
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3. Twitter Opens Up Its Direct Messaging Feature

Now anyone can slide into your DMs—unless you opt out.
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4. Predicting boneheaded driving with technology

5. Tesla Hacked on Twitter, Media-Relations E-Mail Accounts

Tesla Motors Inc. Chief Executive Officer Elon Musk

6. ‘Google Adventurer’ Dies on Mt. Everest

Dan Fredinburg posted this image on his Instagram account on April 24, 2015, near Mount Everest. Mr. Fredinburg, a Google engineer and avid climber, was killed when an earthquake in Nepal set off an avalanche.

Dan Fredinburg posted this image on his Instagram account on April 24, 2015,

near Mount Everest. Mr. Fredinburg, a Google engineer and avid climber, was

killed when an earthquake in Nepal set off an avalanche.

7. The cell phone data scam

8. An App That Builds Wonder

9. The man who wants to control the weather with lasers

10. Amazon Wants to Show U.S. Drones Can Safely Deliver Cargo

Amazon Drone Testing

11. 10 YouTube Stars Share Their Earliest YouTube Memories

Ten years ago today, YouTube got its first video. We revisit the YouTube
canon of old with 10 of the platform’s iconic personalities.
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12. Twitter Could Predict Emergency Room Rush Hours

Researchers say Twitter data can predict surges in emergency room visits
for chronic illnesses with 70 percent accuracy.
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Woman accused of Google exec’s death

Alix Tichelman, An alleged prostitute accused of leaving a Google executive to die on his yacht in California

after shooting him up with a fatal hit of heroin, plead not guilty to manslaughter and heroin charges on Wednesday.

From CBS.COM – CREDIT: Diaz Digital Media


1. Brazil Becomes One Of The First To Adopt Internet ‘Bill Of Rights

Brazilian President Dilma Rousseff delivers a speech during the opening ceremony of the "NETmundial Global Multistakeholder Meeting on the Future of Internet Governance", on Wednesday in Sao Paulo, Brazil.

2. Weekly Innovation: An Inflatable Car Seat That Comes In A Backpack

Volvo's inflatable car seat prototype goes from backpack to rear-facing seat in 40 seconds.

3. First Take: For Apple, what comes next is what matters

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4. AT&T now getting more growth from mobile than Apple

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5. Google’s Street View now lets users go back in time

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6. Amazon adding HBO shows to Instant Video


1. Apple’s Steve Jobs To Be Featured On U.S. Postage Stamp

Apple founder Steve Jobs, who died in 2011, is slated to be featured on a U.S. postage stamp next year.

2. Tech Week: Facebook’s Bet, Streaming Fight, Google Maps Indoors

3. The weirdest thing at Sochi? Your face on a giant screen of morphing pistons

It takes 11,000 pistons to make these likenesses.

4. Netflix speeds lag for Verizon users amid dispute

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5. New app helps you fight parking tickets

Fixed asks you to snap a photo of your parking ticket and estimates your chances of beating it if you contest the citation.

6. Don’t expect more WhatsApp-like deals

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