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Senate votes to kill privacy rules guarding your…

The Senate moved Thursday to undo Obama-era regulations that would have forced internet service providers like Comcast and Verizon to ask customers' permission before using or selling much of their personal information

WikiLeaks: CIA hacked Apple devices in ways users…

New documents from WikiLeaks point to an apparent CIA program to hack Apple's iPhones and Mac computers in ways users couldn't disable by resetting their devices

Apple at center of alleged WikiLeaks hacks

The latest documents published on WikiLeaks reveal some of the tools allegedly used by the CIA to hack into iPhones and Macs.

Finding Your Parked Car Just Got Easier With…

The struggle of finding your car is real. Angeli Kakade (@angelikakade) has the story.

Phone Companies Could Soon Have More Power To…

The FCC passed a proposal to expand telecom company rights.

17,000 AT&T workers will come back on the job…

After a one-day walkout, 17,000 AT&T workers in California and Nevada will come back on the job Thursday

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For some airline passengers, new warnings bring…

A ban on laptops and tablets on some international flights is the latest hurdle that airline passengers must clear

UN atomic chief: Iran inspections at risk without…

The head of the U.N's International Atomic Energy Agency says the inspections regimen put in place to closely monitor Iran's nuclear activity is in jeopardy unless the U.S. and other nations contribute more money

How to fix your Nintendo Joy-Con connectivity…

If your left Joy-Con is desyncing, and you can't bear to send your controller away for repair, this fix is the same one Nintendo appears to be using. We still recommend the official route, though!

If you Want Auto Insurance Rates to Drop, Put…

Distracted drivers kill thousands of people on the roads. They also cause a lot of accidents. Because of this, auto insurance premiums keep going up. Sean Dowling (@seandowlingtv) has more.

Senate Votes To Let Internet Providers Sell…

The Senate voted against an Obama-era FCC privacy regulation that gave consumers more power over who can access their information.

Google's YouTube losing major advertisers upset with videos

AT&T, Verizon and several other major advertisers are suspending their marketing campaigns on Google's YouTube site after discovering their brands have been appearing alongside videos promoting terrorism and other unsavory subjects

AP Interview: Emirates defends security as laptop…

The president of Emirates, the Middle East's biggest airline, defended security measures at the carrier's Dubai hub on Wednesday and said the ban on personal electronics onboard U.S.-bound flights came without warning

Google Maps already tracks you; now other people…

Google is enabling users of its digital mapping service to allow their movements to be tracked by friends and family in the latest test of how much privacy people are willing to sacrifice in an era of rampant sharing

New emojis let you throw shade with style

The next batch of likely emoji icons is getting attention, thanks to concept art from Emojipedia.

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Report: Climate outlook improves as fewer coal…

A report by three environmental groups says the number of coal-fired power plants being built worldwide is plunging, raising the possibility global climate goals can be met

Uber vows to change direction, become more humane…

Uber is vowing to head down a new road and become a more humane company

Comey corrects Trump's tweets in real time

As FBI Director James Comey was in the hot seat, being grilled on Russia's interference in the 2016 election, the White House was busy trolling him on Twitter

Apple patent application points to iPhone-powered…

A filing comes to light that shows a plan for marrying an iPhone to a laptop-like accessory.

Altered Facebook news headline jolts Virginia governor race

Facebook users beware: that headline on the politically related news article you're reading _ including this one _ may not be real

Apple cuts prices on lower-end iPads, releases…

Apple is cutting prices on two iPad models and introducing red iPhones, but the company held back on updating its higher-end iPad Pro tablets

Wells Fargo: All ATMs will take phone codes, not…

Wells Fargo plans to upgrade all 13,000 of its ATMs next week to allow customers to access their funds using cellphones instead of their usual bank cards

"Has my Facebook been hacked?" How to find out…

Here's how to see if someone's been poking around where they don't belong. Read the article here: https://www.cnet.com/how-to/how-to-tell-if-your-facebook-has-been-hacked/

Police: Chicago teen apparently gang-raped on Facebook Live

Detectives are questioning people in the alleged sexual assault of a 15-year-old Chicago girl that was streamed live on Facebook

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Google opens 'shortcuts' to information, tools on…

Google wants to make it easier for you to find answers and recommendations on smartphones without having to think about what to ask its search engine

Google affiliate offers tools to safeguard…

An organization affiliated with Google is offering tools for news organizations and election-related sites to protect themselves from hacking

The Meitu T8 is a selfie-lover's dream phone

If you've always wanted a phone just to take selfies, the T8, from Chinese beauty app maker Meitu could be just the thing.