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Parents Urged To Warn Teens Against Taking Dangerous ‘Fire Challenge’

The “game” involves teenagers recording themselves as they pour lighter fluid all over their body before lighting the flame.

08/06/2014

Europe's highest court ruled its citizens are guaranteed a "right to be forgotten" that allows them to request negative material must be removed from Internet search engines if requested (Chris Jackson/Getty Images)

Google Taking Requests To Censor Results In Europe

Europe’s highest court ruled its citizens are guaranteed a “right to be forgotten” that allows them to request negative material must be removed from Internet search engines if requested.

05/29/2014

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600,000 Scan Satellite Images For Clues About Jet

Colorado company is using crowdsourcing to help find missing Malaysia Airlines jet.

03/12/2014

Investors fear the disappearance of Bitcoin exchange Mt. Gox website could spell doom for the Internet currency. (Getty Images)

Loss Of Bitcoin Exchange Website Threatens The Online Currency

Disappearance of Bitcoin exchange Mt. Gox website could spell doom for the Internet currency.

02/25/2014

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Study: Internet Trolls Are Sadists, Psychopaths

A new study has found that internet trolls, people who leave provocative comments, are likely sadists and psychopaths.

02/16/2014

Google Glass will become modifiable for those who wear prescription lenses; also if you're out in the sun.

Google Glass Is Getting Glasses

Google is preparing its feature product for widespread release later this year.

01/28/2014

Spammers pay people to constantly click on websites to drive up page views. (Getty Images)

Selling Social Media Clicks Becomes Big Business

“Click farms” have sprung up overseas, where workers tap buttons to increase social media standings.

01/06/2014

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Feds Arrest Man Accused Of Internet Sales Scam

The U.S. Attorney’s office in Seattle says a 47-year-old man from Spain has been arrested in connection with an Internet sales scam that used false postings and a fake payment process to collect nearly $950,000 from unsuspecting buyers.

CBS Seattle–08/16/2013

The Google search page appears on a computer screen in Washington (Photo credit: NICHOLAS KAMM/AFP/Getty Images)

Google Buys Startup That Summarizes Online Content

Google has bought Wavii, a Seattle startup behind an application that condenses online content for time-pressed Web surfers.

04/26/2013

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Boeing Engineers Use Potatoes to Improve In-Air Wi-Fi

If the wireless Internet connection during your holiday flight seems more reliable than it used to, you could have the humble spud to thank.

12/22/2012

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