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US authorities acknowledge a data breach affecting the Department of Justice and Department of Homeland Security - but downplay its severity.
How easy is self-publishing?
A man charged with crashing a drone into the Empire State Building has apparently tweeted that a policeman had told him it was "fine" to fly there.
An online archive of old computer viruses attracts more than 100,000 visitors in its first four days.
Tech Five: Shares of Twitter sliding
Shares of the social network were down Monday following reports of potential changes to how it organizes tweets on user timelines. Let's look at tech stocks to watch Monday: Twitter. The company created a stir among its users following a Buzzfeed ...
Jack Dorsey tries to quell #RIPTwitter outrage
#RIPTwitter: User outrage over changes to tweets
What you might have missed from the weekend in business
India bans Facebook's 'free' Internet for the poor
NEW DELHI — India's telecom regulator said Monday that service providers cannot charge discriminatory prices for Internet services, a blow to Facebook's global effort to provide low-cost Internet to developing countries. Facebook's “Free Basics ...
Facebook Faces Setback as India Bans Differential Data Pricing
India says yes to net neutrality, no to Facebook's Free Basics
Facebook's Free Basics prohibited in India
Juno blasts toward Jupiter -- 5 amazing facts about our biggest planet
As we reported recently, NASA's June probe has just performed an engine burn as it begins a 51-million-mile journey toward the largest planet in our solar system, Jupiter. And it could unlock some fascinating mysteries when it arrives. The solar ...
NASA Burns Juno Spacecraft Engine to Reach Jupiter by July 4
NASA's Juno Space Probe Expected to Reach Jupiter July 4
NASA readjusted Juno spacecraft course to reach Jupiter by July 4th
Want the full MS-DOS virus experience? Time for a night at the Malware Museum
Casino aka Disk Destroyer: Play a game of jackpot or lose your files. Image: Malware Museum, Internet Archive. Anyone who wants to relive the experience of falling victim to the malware infections of yesteryear can now do so safely, thanks to the ...
Take a Trip to a Time When Viruses Still Called You Names
The Malware Museum shows the cute computer viruses of the past
Malware Museum shows how past viruses were creative, artful
Christian Science Monitor
Are drought conditions in the US Southwest here to stay?
Christian Science Monitor
A new study suggests that extremely dry conditions may now be standard in the central and western US, as precipitation and storms there have seen a marked decrease through the past decades.
Astronaut Scott Kelly hosts a one-man Super Bowl 50 party in space
Rain Will Be Scarce in the Southwest
Study says droughts in the Southwest could become more frequent
Red Dead Redemption Xbox One Release Was an "Error," Is Now Removed
"Microsoft tests all Xbox 360 games with our [backwards compatibility] emulator to ensure a quality experience across a breadth of titles," Microsoft's Larry "Major Nelson" Hryb said on Reddit. "Due to an error, some of the games currently in test were ...
Microsoft responds to, apologizes for, Red Dead Redemption's brief backward compatibility
'Red Dead Redemption' pays a brief visit to the Xbox One
Red Dead Redemption briefly appears on the Xbox One, is quickly pulled