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Tuesday, Dec 12

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Steve Wozniak, other tech pioneers, blast FCC's net neutrality repeal

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Steve Wozniak and other tech pioneers are trolling the FCC's efforts to end net neutrality with a new letter that says, "You don't understand how the internet works."

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Glitch causes $14,000 Uber ride

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A Toronto man was forced to shell out more than $14,400 for a 5-mile Uber ride, when a glitch in surge pricing caused his bill to skyrocket.

Former Facebook executives express “guilt” over social media giant

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In recent months, former Facebook executives have expressed “guilt” over the social media giant, its growing influence on society and impact on culture. Here’s a roundup of their comments.

Netflix's 'Big Brother' tweet about 'A Christmas Prince' faces backlash on social media

Netflix is facing backlash on Twitter after the streaming service tweeted a note that seemed to share very detailed information about customers’ viewing habits, all while mocking them.

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How Facebook is tackling workplace harassment

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Facebook has recently made its internal harassment policy public in an effort to encourage other companies to adopt its very strict standards.

Nintendo Switch becomes enormous hit, sells 10M units in under 9 months

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Nintendo announced its hybrid console, the Switch, has already sold 10 million units around the globe.

Tragic skyscraper plunge: Daredevil climber was planning to propose to his girlfriend the next day

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Daredevil climber and social media star Wu Yongning, who recently plunged to his death when scaling a 62-story skyscraper, was reportedly planning to propose to his girlfriend the following day.

Netflix's 'creepy' tweet about 'A Christmas Prince' faces backlash on social media

Netflix is facing backlash on Twitter after the streaming service tweeted a note that seemed to share very detailed information about customers’ viewing habits, all while mocking them.

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Former Facebook exec won't let own kids use social media, says it's 'destroying how society works'

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Chamath Palihapitiya, a former Facebook executive and the CEO of venture capital firm Social Capital, said in a November interview that social media is damaging society and voiced concerns about its impact on his own children.

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Video purportedly shows diver's terrifying encounter with great white shark

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A video that purportedly shows a diver’s terrifying encounter with a massive great white shark has gone viral.

Monday, Dec 11

22

Facebook is getting rid of the ‘creeper feed’ on its News Feed

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The Facebook ticker, the network's real-time list of every like, comment and post from friends is no more. Facebook recently confirmed the feature is no longer available after users took to the help forum to find it.

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Daredevil climber dies after plunge from Chinese skyscraper

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A daredevil climber was attempting to scale a 62-story skyscraper in China when he plunged to his death, according to media reports.

Tragedy as famous daredevil climber plunges to death from well-known skyscraper

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A daredevil climber was attempting to scale a 62-story skyscraper in China when he plunged to his death, according to media reports.

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'Jaws' spotted? Massive great white shark sighted off Australian coast

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A massive great white shark has been spotted off the coast of a popular beach in Western Australia, one that may be between 15 and 20 feet long, or nearly the size of the fictional shark in "Jaws."

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German intelligence warns of increased Chinese cyberspying

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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.

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Drunk droning: New Jersey aims to get tough on sloshed drone pilots

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New Jersey lawmakers are going after drone owners who fly their machine while drunk. A bill to punish the behavior may become law next month, a little late for festive drinkers unwrapping their brand new quadcopter this Christmas.

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The forgotten role of the bicycle in wartime: How soldiers rode into action on two wheels

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In many parts of the world the bicycle is the main means of transportation as people commute to work. Cycling, for many people, is a way of life, but it also has deep roots in military history throughout the world.

Sunday, Dec 10

14

3 essential privacy settings for your Amazon Echo

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People used to dream about robot secretaries. Futurists imagined a world where computers obeyed our every command. When the Amazon Echo hit the market, that dream became a reality: Alexa was obedient, personable and all-knowing. She could…

Saturday, Dec 9

16

Archaeologists discover ancient tombs in Egypt's Luxor

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Egypt's Antiquities Ministry says archaeologists have discovered two ancient tombs in the southern city of Luxor.

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Holiday gift ideas for kids who love tech

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Kurt the 'CyberGuy' shares gadgets.

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Tech Q&A: Smart data plans, deflecting spammers, resume makeovers and more

I think my wife put a spy app on my phone. She suspects that I am fooling around on her. How can I find it?

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Navy sailor staged racist vandalism, investigation finds

A U.S. Navy sailor who claimed someone had written a racial slur on his bed has been disciplined after he reportedly staged the incident.

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Firefighters slam YouTube prankster who 'cemented' a microwave oven to his head

Firefighters in the U.K. have slammed a prankster’s “irresponsible” behavior after they were called out to rescue a man who had cemented a microwave oven on his head in a YouTube stunt.

Why is Bitcoin so volatile?

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Digital currency price drops after rapid increases; Deirdre Bolton tells us more for 'Special Report.'

Friday, Dec 8

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Net neutrality fans speak up as FCC set to strike down rules

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NEW YORK (AP) — Net neutrality is a simple concept but a dense and often technical issue that has been argued over for years in tech and telecom circles. Now everyday folks are talking about it.

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Elon Musk dares the CEO of Boeing to race SpaceX to Mars

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SpaceX founder Elon Musk challenged Boeing's CEO to be first to get a human to Mars. Now that is a competition with some serious stakes! Here's how the crazy Twitter drama went down.

New YouTube music service launching in March, report says

Not content with just dominating online video, YouTube wants a piece of the music subscription business and is apparently preparing to launch a YouTube-branded service in March 2018.

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How bad guys get malware inside your smartphone

Digital thieves have a playbook for stealing your sensitive data. A software security firm spells it out.

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Will Facebook, YouTube and Twitter police their content?

Kurt the 'CyberGuy' comments on new services and apps that do.

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Apple is ready to ditch the Mac

Apple is the master of radical pivots.