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Defense Department Agency Creates ‘Self-Steering Bullet’ That Tracks Moving Targets

The course-correcting bullet developed by the U.S. Department of Defense research agency, DARPA, released footage this week showing the rounds guiding themselves into moving targets.

04/29/2015

FBI Sony cyber attack impossible to prevent

Obama Signs Order Creating Sanctions Program To Penalize Overseas Cyberattacks

President Barack Obama on Wednesday created the first sanctions program that would allow the U.S. to penalize individuals and entities overseas who engage in malicious cyberattacks and cyber spying.

04/01/2015

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Facebook Introduces Friend-to-Friend Payment System

Facebook is trying to get in the game of online payment systems like PayPal by introducing a free friend-to-friend payment service of its own on Tuesday.

03/17/2015

Microsoft Holds News Briefing Ahead Of E3 Conference

Microsoft is Killing Off Internet Explorer

After years trying to rebuild Internet Explorer’s bad reputation, Microsoft has announced a new flagship browser will take its place.

03/17/2015

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Facebook to Remove Inactive Profile Accounts, ‘Likes’ Expected to Drop

Facebook will be removing memorialized and voluntarily deactivated accounts from page’s like counts, which will reduce the number of likes if your business has a Facebook page.

03/15/2015

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Wikipedia Files Federal Suit Against NSA For ‘Upstream’ Mass Surveillance Program

The nonprofit Wikimedia Foundation that runs Wikipedia’s free online encyclopedia is filing suit against the National Security Agency and the U.S. Department of Justice for large-scale search and seizure of internet communications.

03/11/2015

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FBI Issues Warning: ISIS Using Social Media To Recruit Young Americans

The FBI and the Department of Homeland Security have issued a joint warning to U.S. law enforcement agencies that a growing output of Islamic State of Iraq and Syria recruiting efforts are trending with American youth.

03/06/2015

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Firefox Lumps Together Anyone Born Before 1990

Anyone born before 1990 might get a blow to their ego when creating an account on the web browser Firefox.

02/25/2015

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Study: Health Care Industry Emails 4X More Likely Fraudulent Than Social Media

A new study finds that information stored and emails sent from within the health care industry have the worst security practices, with such emails being four times as likely to be fraudulent than those from social media outlets such as Facebook.

02/20/2015

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Facebook Now Allows You to Leave Your Account to Someone When You Die

You may have seen the Facebook page of a friend or family member who has passed on become a memorial of sorts for that person.

02/12/2015