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Google now proud owner of abcdefghijklmnopqrstuvwxyz.com

Having already secured the abc.xyz domain for its new "Alphabet" parent company, Google decided it'd be a good idea to get the whole darn alphabet, too. That's right, the Web giant is now the proud owner of abcdefghijklmnopqrstuvwxyz.com.
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Jet, the new Amazon rival, ditches its $50 annual fee in bid for more customers 5:07

In an early move it hopes will drastically increase its customer base, online retailer Jet.com has done away with its $50 annual membership fee. The e-commerce firm launched in July and aims to take on the likes of Amazon.
Home

It’s going to cost how much? Send a GIF and get a repairman with Facebook

Pro.com users in San Francisco and Seattle can now text or use Facebook Messenger connect with a home improvement expert who will can answers questions and schedule repairs by a certified professional.
Home Theater

Months after Netflix lands in Australia, Internet usage spikes 40 percent

Just like Americans, Australian Netflix users are getting hooked on streaming. New data from the country's Bureau of Statistics has revealed that the country's Internet data usage has spiked 40 percent, corresponding with the launch of…
Music

Razer Music launches with tutorials, content sharing, and more for electronic artists

Razer isn't just about gaming. The company announced the launch of Razer Music Tuesday, a new platform featuring video tutorials, insight into music production, and artist features.
Mobile

You can finally build a website easily on your phone with Weebly’s Carbon

These days, we do everything on the move. Weebly is the first website platform to embrace this and take website building mobile, introducing apps for Android, iPhone, iPad and iWatch that let you build a full mobile merchant without ever…
Mobile

New iOS malware in China hijacks apps and forces full-page ads in Safari

A new crop of malware has been spotted making the rounds in China and Taiwan, slyly getting onto devices by offering a way to circumvent Web censorship in the country. It is the latest in Apple's battle to lower malware rates in China.
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Thieves can steal cash by texting an ATM with latest malware

In 1983's largely forgettable and campy Superman III, Richard Pryor's "hacker" character makes cash spew out of a comically ancient ATM machine. In 1991's Terminator 2: Judgement Day, Edward Furlong's John Connor character hacked an ATM…
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Japanese man accidentally sets fire to his home during live stream

With a lit cigarette in his mouth, spilt lighter fluid on his hands, and a pile of discarded paper to his right, it's hardly surprising that this particular live-stream demo – for a "permanent match" lighter – went horribly…
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LinkedIn pays $13m to settle suit regarding excessive emailing, tells users via email

LinkedIn has agreed to shell out $13 million to settle a class-action lawsuit brought about by complaints that the company was sending out too many emails and without consent. Impacted members who used the site between 2011 and 2014 can…
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Truffle mayo and raspberry sugar: Hatchery is a subscription box of unusual condiments

Eating local is great, but that also means you're missing out on what other regions have to offer. Hatchery wants to deliver sauces and condiments you might find in farmers markets all over the country to your door.
Mobile

Weekly Rewind: T-Mobile’s big breach, dog cloning, and the new Tesla Model X

It can be challenging to keep track of everything that happens in the tech world. That's why we have compiled a list of the top 10 tech stories from this week β€” just for you. From Peeple to the massive T-Mobile hack, it's all here.