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The Person Named Most Dangerous Online Might Surprise You

The Person Named Most Dangerous Online Might Surprise You

By Mark Kennedy | Sep 19
One-time pop-punk princess Avril Lavigne has beaten superstar Beyonce at something, but she may not be totally happy with her victory - she's been named the most dangerous celebrity on the internet.

Bitcoin ... the Way to the Future or Path to Financial Ruin?

Bitcoin ... the Way to the Future or Path to Financial Ruin?

Sep 18
Bitcoin, hailed in some quarters as the future of currency, is having a rough week, with a flurry of rumors that China will shut down exchanges and the head of a major U.S bank calling bitcoin a "fraud."

#NaziBucketChallenge Calls Out Trump, Trends on Twitter

#NaziBucketChallenge Calls Out Trump, Trends on Twitter

Sep 15
In response to the White House's demand that ESPN fire host Jemele Hill for calling President Trump a "white supremacist" on Twitter this week, a hashtag has emerged where users define themselves and call POTUS out.

Robot Conducts Tenor Bocelli, Orchestra in Pisa

Robot Conducts Tenor Bocelli, Orchestra in Pisa

Sep 15
Tenor Andrea Bocelli has brought down the house at Pisa's Teatro Verdi by performing with an unusual conductor: A robot.

Lawsuit Targets Searches of Electronic Devices at U.S. Border

Lawsuit Targets Searches of Electronic Devices at U.S. Border

By Deb Riechmann | Sep 15
A federal lawsuit filed Wednesday claims the U.S. government's growing practice of searching laptops and cellphones at the border is unconstitutional because electronic devices now carry troves of private personal and business information.

White House: ESPN Could Justify Firing Hill for Trump Tweets

White House: ESPN Could Justify Firing Hill for Trump Tweets

Sep 14
White House press secretary Sarah Huckabee Sanders said Wednesday that sports anchor Jemele Hill could justifiably be fired from ESPN for tweets calling President Donald Trump a "white supremacist" and "a bigot."

Self-Driving Boats: The Next Tech Transportation Race

Self-Driving Boats: The Next Tech Transportation Race

By Matt O'Brien | Sep 14
Self-driving cars may not hit the road in earnest for many years - but autonomous boats could be just around the pier.

China's Ever-Tighter Web Controls Jolt Companies, Scientists

China's Ever-Tighter Web Controls Jolt Companies, Scientists

By Joe McDonald | Sep 14
Frank Chen's e-commerce business has nothing to do with politics but he worries it might be sunk by the Communist Party's latest effort to control what the Chinese public sees online.

There's No Need to Spend $999 for A Good Phone These Days

There's No Need to Spend $999 for A Good Phone These Days

By Tali Arbel | Sep 13
Apple's new iPhone X is special. It has flashy upgrades, facial recognition and animated emoji, all in celebration of the iPhone's 10-year anniversary. And its price tag is appropriately special: $999 and up.

Hunky Cops Photo Prompts Facebook Users to Ask for Arrests

Hunky Cops Photo Prompts Facebook Users to Ask for Arrests

Sep 13
A group selfie from some Florida police officers has caused a social media stir, prompting some Facebook users to inquire about their marital status and others to ask to be arrested.

Clinton's Book Publisher Questions Reviews From Amazon Users

Clinton's Book Publisher Questions Reviews From Amazon Users

Sep 13
The publisher of Hillary Clinton's new book "What Happened" is questioning Amazon reviews posted within a day of the book's release.

OkCupid Introduces New Badge For Planned Parenthood Supporters

OkCupid Introduces New Badge For Planned Parenthood Supporters

Sep 13
Planned Parenthood Federation of America announced a new partnership with OkCupid today to introduce a badge that enables people to find -- and connect with -- other members who support the organization and access to reproductive health and rights.

Testing Probe to Help Cancer Surgeons Know They Got It All

Testing Probe to Help Cancer Surgeons Know They Got It All

By Lauran Neergaard | Sep 13
Patients emerging from cancer surgery want to know, "Did you get it all?" Now scientists are developing a pen-like probe to help surgeons better tell when it's safe to stop cutting or if stray tumor cells still lurk.

Ted Cruz Says Aide Inadvertently Caused His Porn Twitter Post

Ted Cruz Says Aide Inadvertently Caused His Porn Twitter Post

By Andrew Taylor | Sep 13
Sen. Ted Cruz says an aide was responsible for the "like" that caused a pornographic post to briefly appear on Cruz's Twitter feed overnight.

Apple Unveils $999 iPhone X, Loses 'Home' Button

Apple Unveils $999 iPhone X, Loses 'Home' Button

By Michael Liedtke and Barbara Ortutay | Sep 12
"One more thing." With that phrase, Apple paid homage to its late co-founder Steve Jobs for the 10-year anniversary of the iPhone on Tuesday when it unveiled its latest - and, at $999, its most expensive - new version of the device, the iPhone X.

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