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Watch the subject of a cruel viral meme fight back in this video

Twenty-year-old Ashley VanPevenage, a student at Washington College, is speaking out and fighting back against cyberbullying perpetrated by hordes of total strangers after an image of her sans makeup went viral.
Mobile

Apple snaps up a startup with facial recognition that doesn’t invade user privacy

Apple acquired Palo Alto-based startup Perceptio for an undisclosed amount. The mobile AI firm created the app Smoothie, and its creators were looking into facial recognition tech that wouldn't send private information into the cloud.
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Careful with that boarding pass, it contains a lot of personal information

As per a new blog post authored by Brian Krebs of Krebs on Security, the barcodes on your boarding passes contain a wealth of information, and more alarmingly still, clues as to your current and future travel plans and habits.
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Sanho touts Hyper iShowFast as world’s fastest flash drive for iOS devices 1:05

A follow-up to last year's iStick, the Hyper iShowFast from Sanho is a flash drive with both USB 3.0 and Lightning connectors. The company calls it the world's fastest flash drive for iOS devices.
Mobile

Rent an Apple Watch from ByeBuy, the Netflix for fickle gadget fiends

Want a new Apple Watch? Or maybe a ZenWatch? Or maybe an LG? Like Netflix for the latest gadgets, ByeBuy lets you try before you buy -- or just keep on trying.
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MiMedia is a new cloud storage platform focusing on media consumption

A new cloud storage platform, MiMedia, aims to provide an easy-to-use environment that lets you access your photos, videos, music, and documents from almost any device.
Social Media

New novel ‘Hey Harry, Hey Matilda’ comes with a serious twist: It’s on Instagram

Instagram post by Instagram post, Rachel Hulin plans on slowly releasing a 200-page novel, 'Hey Harry, Hey Matilda.' Just think of it this way: it’s like the modern-day Dickens-style release of Great Expectations.
Mobile

Gionee’s 24-megapixel Elife E8 camera phone gets a little cheaper for Indian launch

Chinese smartphone maker Gionee released the Elife E8 phone with a 23-megapixel camera, that thanks to some special tech, takes pictures that make them look like images with 120-megapixels.
Photography

Tiny1, a camera for capturing the night sky with ease and clarity, is now on Indiegogo

The Tiny1 is the first consumer camera designed for astronomy, according to its creator. The compact device has the capability of capturing the night sky, with the ease of a point-and-shoot.
Cool Tech

FAA proposes record $1.9M fine against drone operator for ‘unauthorized’ flights

A Chicago-based drone business is facing a hefty $1.9 million fine from the FAA for alleged unauthorized flights in airspace over New York City and Chicago, with some of the incursions apparently taking place close to busy airports.
Mobile

Just $275 bags you a 4G LTE Sony Xperia C4 at Best Buy, and it’s ready for Android 6.0

The Xperia C4 is the latest device to explode onto the selfie scene. It's a big, 5.5-inch smartphone with a 5-megapixel front camera, equipped with an LED flash, and a wide-angle lens. Best Buy now sells the 4G LTE version at a great price.