Microsoft-Facebook laying trans-Atlantic Internet line

Microsoft and Facebook on Thursday announced they will work together to lay a high-speed Internet cable across the bottom of the Atlantic Ocean.

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Gov't report: Feds spend billions to run ancient technology

The government is spending about three-fourths of its technology budget maintaining aging computer systems, including platforms more than 50 years old in vital areas from nuclear weapons to ...

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Batman-inspired software can give any phone pressure-sensing abilities

One of the features announced when the the iPhone 6s and 6s Plus were released that got the tech world buzzing was 3D Touch, the ability for the phone's screen to recognize how much ...

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Apple has flirted with Hollywood before: analysis

Apple and rumors of a Hollywood play have circulated since Toy Story hit the big screen in 1995.        

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HP Launches New OMEN Gaming Notebooks

HP announced a couple of new OMEN gaming laptops today, the notebooks have been built with gamers in mind and they deliver high-performance that they require. HP’s OMEN portfolio spans ...

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Reddit rolls out its own image hosting service (sorry, Imgur) - CNET

Imgur has long served as the de facto image hosting platform for users on Reddit's forums, but the popular website is looking to keep it in-house.

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Can Google Fix Android's Biggest Problem?

Google is pissed—or at least that's what it sounds like when you read Bloomberg's look into the company's relationship with smartphone manufacturers. According to the report, Google is aggressively ...

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New study shows the scale of Twitter's misogyny problem

When then-CEO Dick Costolo admitted last year that Twitter "suck[s] at dealing with abuse and we've sucked at it for years," he was addressing the elephant in the room ...

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Gawker CEO Nick Denton challenges Peter Thiel to a public debate - CNET

Denton proposes an open discussion about the battle the battle that could end up costing Gawker more than $100 million.

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Microsoft is going in to bat for your privacy

Featured | Written by: Ray Shaw | Published in: Technology RegulationMicrosoft is suing the US Department of Justice (DoJ) over your right to know if big brother wants access to your records.

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