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Google’s ‘Project Zero’ combats hackers, Web vulnerabilities, and more

Google is enlisting the help of security experts to help combat threats like hackers, the Heartbleed Bug, and more.
Mobile

Stephen Colbert rips apart Kickstarter’s most absurd projects

Stephen Colbert is really impressed with Kickstarter. He's so impressed that he's planning his own project. Before he launches Toylyt, though, he wants to tell everyone how great Vessyl is.
Computing

NY loses over $1 billion due to 2013 data breaches, state attorney general says

Data breaches can be quite costly. New York Attorney General Eric Schneiderman says that NY lost more than $1 billion in 2013 alone. He called upon businesses and individuals to step up their efforts to protect their data.
Home Theater

Verizon to Netflix: Slow video streams are your fault [Update: Verizon slips again in June]

In yet another public scuffle between the two, Verizon published a new blog post claiming it has proof that Netflix is solely responsibile for the slow streaming speeds being experienced by its customers. But, of course, there's…
Mobile

Airbnb’s new ad campaign aims to convince New Yorkers it’s good for their city

Airbnb hopes to win over New Yorkers with a new ad campaign. The hotel-like room-renting service faces strong opposition from the city's hotel industry, landlords, and lawmakers.
Computing

Google, Facebook, other tech firms push FCC for net neutrality

These tech firms, and a bunch of others, are nudging the FCC with the hopes that they'll draft strong rules that favor an open Internet.
Opinion

Startups like OnePlus may be the saviors of true smartphone innovation

Tired of the incremental progress happening at Samsung, LG and Apple? Smaller companies may be the disruptors needed to wake the smartphone industry back up and get innovative new features into your next phone.
Home Theater

‘South Park’ shows heading to Hulu Plus

The good news is that South Park fans can now stream all 247 episodes of the show on Hulu; the bad news is that from September most of the content will be exclusive to the premium Hulu Plus service.
Computing

How to watch the Germany vs. Argentina 2014 World Cup final online

Just stick with this guide, and you won't miss a second of Germany vs. Argentina World Cup action.
Web

FCC gets 647,000 net neutrality comments ahead of Tuesday deadline

Have you had your say on the FCC's net neutrality proposals? 647,000 people have already left comments about the future of the open Web, and the first round of feedback finishes on Tuesday.
Web

Follow @CongressEdits to see Wikipedia edits from the Capitol

A new Twitter account reveals all of the Wikipedia edits made anonymously from within the US Senate and House of Representatives, an attempt to improve transparency according to its creator.
Cool Tech

Prime Air: Amazon letter to FAA reveals progress with drone delivery plan

Amazon is moving ahead with its plan to offer customers the chance to have their purchases delivered by a 'Prime Air' flying machine, with a letter to the FAA this week revealing how the project is progressing.