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Latest On Apple Watch Release: Shopping begins

If you haven’t already ordered an Apple Watch, don’t expect to get one when it starts shipping on April 24. Apple’s store in the U.S. is citing delivery of June or “4-6 weeks” for most […]

04/10/2015

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Congressmen Tour Yucca Mountain Nuclear Dump Site

Lawmakers inspected the proposed site for a national nuclear waste disposal facility.

04/10/2015

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Apple Watch Isn’t The Only Gadget Out This Week

The public will have its first chance to see, touch and buy the Apple Watch on Friday, as Apple stores in the U.S. and eight markets abroad start previews and online orders commence. Prices start […]

04/09/2015

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Senate Creating Secret Encyclopedia Of US Spy Programs

Trying to get a handle on hundreds of sensitive, closely held surveillance programs, a Senate committee is compiling a secret encyclopedia of American intelligence collection. It’s part of an effort to improve congressional oversight of […]

04/09/2015

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United Tech Wins Appeal Of Accusation It Overcharged US

United Technologies Corp. has won its appeal of government claims it was overcharged for Pratt & Whitney jet engines. U.S. Circuit Judge Jeffrey Sutton of the 6th Circuit U.S. Court of Appeals in Ohio said […]

04/09/2015

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Group On Mission To Save Lives With Recycled Hotel Soap

Shawn Seipler is on a mission to save lives with soap. It began about seven years ago as a tiny operation with a few friends and family in a single car garage in Orlando, Florida, […]

04/09/2015

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Rand Paul Begins Presidential Run With Litany Of Woes To Fix

Sen. Rand Paul launched his 2016 presidential campaign Tuesday with a combative challenge both to Washington and his fellow Republicans, cataloguing a lengthy list of what ails America and pledging to “take our country back.” […]

04/09/2015

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Cook Calls ‘Religious Objection’ Laws Dangerous

Apple CEO Tim Cook said that so-called “religious objection” legislation being introduced in a number of states is dangerous and bad for business. The bills, like the one enacted last week in Indiana, create a […]

03/30/2015

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Internet Outages, Fiber-Optic Vandals Expose Large Gaps In US Broadband

When vandals sliced a fiber-optic cable in the Arizona desert last month, they did more than time-warp thousands of people back to an era before computers, credit cards or even phones. They exposed a glaring vulnerability in the nation’s Internet infrastructure — no backup systems in many places.

03/27/2015

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Apple Watch & ResearchKit Raise Privacy Concerns

Apple’s announcement brought the potential for a healthier future with innovative technology that’s guaranteed to take the world by storm for its practicality and it’s privacy risks.

03/10/2015