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Some of Facebook's Early Friends Now Its Sharpest Critics

Some of Facebook's Early Friends Now Its Sharpest Critics

By Barbara Ortutay | Dec 15
Some of Facebook's former friends are starting to express some serious doubts about the social network they helped create.

Germany to Probe How Smart TV Makers Handle Personal Data

Germany to Probe How Smart TV Makers Handle Personal Data

Dec 15
Germany's antitrust authority says it is launching an examination of how manufacturers of smart TVs handle users' data.

FCC Votes Along Party Lines to End 'Net Neutrality'

FCC Votes Along Party Lines to End 'Net Neutrality'

By Tali Arbel and Barbara Ortutay | Dec 14
In a vote along party lines, the federal government has ended sweeping net-neutrality rules that guaranteed equal access to the internet.

Paris Hosts Major Climate Summit - and It's All About Trump

Paris Hosts Major Climate Summit - and It's All About Trump

By Thomas Adamson and Philippe Sotto | Dec 14
The global climate summit in Paris was designed to bypass Donald Trump, but the U.S. president ended up playing a starring role.

Disney Buying Large Part of 21st Century Fox in $52.4B Deal

Disney Buying Large Part of 21st Century Fox in $52.4B Deal

By Tali Arbel | Dec 14
Disney is buying a large part of the Murdoch family's 21st Century Fox for about $52.4 billion in stock, including film and television studios and cable and international TV businesses, as it tries to meet competition from technology companies in the ente

CNN Says Anderson Cooper's Twitter Account Apparently Hacked

CNN Says Anderson Cooper's Twitter Account Apparently Hacked

Dec 13
CNN says Anderson Cooper's Twitter account was hacked after a since-removed tweet from his handle called the president a "tool" and a "pathetic loser" following Democrat Doug Jones win in Alabama's Senate election.

Insider Q&A: PayPal Founder Talks Digital Payments, Bitcoin

Insider Q&A: PayPal Founder Talks Digital Payments, Bitcoin

By Michael Liedtke | Dec 13
Max Levchin helped introduce the masses to the concept of a digital wallet when he co-founded PayPal in the late 1990s. Levchin, now 42, recently connected with The Associated Press to discuss the state of digital payments, computer security and bitcoin.

Monkey Selfies, Eclipse, Bitcoin, Lauer Top Google in 2017

Monkey Selfies, Eclipse, Bitcoin, Lauer Top Google in 2017

Dec 13
Matt Lauer. Bitcoin. DACA. Monkey selfies. Do-it-yourself eclipse glasses. Tom Petty's death. National anthem protests in the NFL. And "Cash Me Outside." These were some of the people, topics and memes that trended to the top of Google searches in 2017.

New Planetarium Seeks to Put NJ Science Center on Travel Map

New Planetarium Seeks to Put NJ Science Center on Travel Map

By Shawn Marsh | Dec 12
New Jersey's Liberty Science Center in Jersey City is aiming to take visitors into space in what they are billing as the largest planetarium in the Western Hemisphere.

Mayor: All Chicago Patrol Officers Now Have Body Cameras

Mayor: All Chicago Patrol Officers Now Have Body Cameras

Dec 12
The Chicago Police Department says all patrol officers are now equipped with body cameras.

Gay Sugar Daddy App 'DaddyBear' Provides One Sugar Daddy for Every Two Sugar Babies

Gay Sugar Daddy App 'DaddyBear' Provides One Sugar Daddy for Every Two Sugar Babies

Dec 12
As college tuition rises and the pursuit of a fancy lifestyle becomes increasingly popular, more and more young gay men start seeking "gay sugar daddies" to support them financially.

German Intelligence Warns of Increased Chinese Cyberspying

German Intelligence Warns of Increased Chinese Cyberspying

By Kirsten Greishaber | Dec 11
The head of Germany's domestic intelligence agency warned Sunday that China allegedly is using social networks to try to cultivate lawmakers and other officials as sources.

Soon You Can Watch the NFL Free on Your Phone on Yahoo

Soon You Can Watch the NFL Free on Your Phone on Yahoo

Dec 11
Watching NFL football games on your phone used to be mainly limited to Verizon customers. Soon anyone will be able to watch football games on the go for free on Yahoo's app, now that Verizon owns Yahoo.

Tech & Gadget Gift Guide

Tech & Gadget Gift Guide

By Cesar A. Reyes | Dec 11
Looking for that special something to give that special someone? Never fear, our Gift Guides are here! From the casual gearhead to the hardcore gadgeteer, these top-shelf gizmos will make his or heart whirr with cheer.

New Jersey Advances bill That Would Bar Drunken Drone Flying

New Jersey Advances bill That Would Bar Drunken Drone Flying

Dec 10
State lawmakers on Thursday passed legislation that would bar people from operating drones while drunk.

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