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Study: ‘Invisible Web’ Threatens Health Privacy

A new study finds when we search for information on health-related websites, that information is often shared with third party advertisers.


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Internet Stumped by Singapore Math Problem

A math problem for Singapore high schoolers has people around the world scratching their heads.


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Study: Smartphones Lifeline For Many Americans

Many Americans rely on their smartphones, a new study finds.


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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.


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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.


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Justices Weigh Limits Of Free Speech Over Internet

Anthony Elonis claimed he was just kidding when he posted a series of graphically violent rap lyrics on Facebook about killing his estranged wife, shooting up a kindergarten class and attacking an FBI agent.


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Cable Company Stocks Fall Sharply After Obama Calls For FCC To Reclassify Internet Access As Utility

Cable company stocks fell sharply Monday after President Barack Obama called for the Federal Communications Commission to reclassify Internet access as a utility.


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Baltimore’s Inner Harbor Gets Free Wi-Fi

Baltimore residents and tourists will now have access to free wireless Internet service at the Inner Harbor.


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In Light of Celebrity Hacks, How to Protect Your Data

The theft of nude photographs from celebrities’ online accounts has thrown a spotlight on the security of cloud computing, a system used by a growing number of Americans to store personal information over the Internet.


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Parents Urged To Warn Teens Against Taking Dangerous ‘Fire Challenge’

The “game” involves teenagers recording themselves as they pour lighter fluid all over their body before lighting the flame.