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Sales of Unearthed Atari Games Total More Than $100K
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Sales of Unearthed Atari Games Total More Than $100K

A cache of Atari game cartridges dug up in a New Mexico landfill last year has generated more than $100,000 in sales over the last several months. The April 2014 dig ended speculation surrounding an urban legend that Atari had discarded hundreds of games, including "E.T. Read »

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'Hey Siri, Give Us a Hint': Apple Event Scheduled for Sept. 9

'Hey Siri, Give Us a Hint': Apple Event Scheduled for Sept. 9

"Hey, Siri, give us a hint.” That’s the cheeky opening Apple gave reporters this morning as part of an event... Watch »

Aug 28, 2015
What's in a Billion? Facebook Users Hit Milestone in 1 Day

What's in a Billion? Facebook Users Hit Milestone in 1 Day

You, your mom, your grandma and elementary school buddy Lawrence might have been some of the billion people who... Read »

Aug 28, 2015
Too Hip to Be Square: Instagram to Allow Landscape Photos

Too Hip to Be Square: Instagram to Allow Landscape Photos

Instagram photographers around the world are pleased that the photo-sharing service has decided to think outside the... Read »

Aug 27, 2015
Nevada Man Pleads Guilty to Spamming Facebook Users

Nevada Man Pleads Guilty to Spamming Facebook Users

A Nevada man pleaded guilty Monday to sending more than 27 million spam messages to Facebook users, federal... Read »

Aug 25, 2015
Twitter Shuts Down Sites That Collect Deleted Tweets

Twitter Shuts Down Sites That Collect Deleted Tweets

Twitter has suspended accounts that collect politicians' deleted tweets and publish them on a network of... Read »

Aug 25, 2015
Apple CEO Emails Jim Cramer as Shares Plunge

Apple CEO Emails Jim Cramer as Shares Plunge

Apple shares helped lead the stock market on a steep dive Monday morning, but the tech giant recovered in dramatic... Read »

Aug 24, 2015
Apple to Replace Camera on Some iPhones

Apple to Replace Camera on Some iPhones

Apple announced a program to fix a camera issue on a batch of iPhone 6 Plus devices sold between September 2014 and... Read »

Aug 24, 2015
The Five Best Apps for Back to School

The Five Best Apps for Back to School

As students return to the classroom, likely with their smart phones or tablets in hand, why not put those devices to... Watch »

Aug 21, 2015
Stephen Hawking's Voice Now Available As Open Source Software

Stephen Hawking's Voice Now Available As Open Source Software

Stephen Hawking is known for his brilliant theories involving black holes, quantum mechanics ... Read »

Aug 20, 2015
'RoboKiller' App Nets $25K Prize for NJ Hackers

'RoboKiller' App Nets $25K Prize for NJ Hackers

Tired of receiving phone calls about nonexistent grand prizes and luxury cruises at odd hours? Well, the FTC has... Read »

Aug 20, 2015
Google's Project Sunroof Helps Homeowners Calculate Solar Cost

Google's Project Sunroof Helps Homeowners Calculate Solar Cost

Google launched Project Sunroof Monday, which allows homeowners to see how many sunlight hours their roof receives... Watch »

Aug 19, 2015
You Can Now Review the TSA on Yelp

You Can Now Review the TSA on Yelp

In a blog post Tuesday, Yelp said it had reached an agreement with the federal government that will allow... Read »

Aug 19, 2015
Lightweight Laptops Put to the Test

Lightweight Laptops Put to the Test

Lightweight laptops are great if you have to lug one around all day, but what about price and battery life? Read »

Aug 16, 2015
Backpage Ad Site: Aider of Traffickers, or Way To Stop Them?

Backpage Ad Site: Aider of Traffickers, or Way To Stop Them?

Is the huge classified ad site an abettor of sexual trafficking and exploitation, or a beacon of free expression?... Read »

Aug 13, 2015
Tinder CEO Leaves After Five Months

Tinder CEO Leaves After Five Months

Tinder's latest CEO Christopher Payne just didn't match with the company. Payne is leaving the position after just... Read »

Aug 13, 2015
Devices to Stop Robocalls

Devices to Stop Robocalls

Consumer Reportsasked volunteers to try out four devices that are supposed to limit the number of robocalls that get... Watch »

Aug 10, 2015
Hackers Stealing Data on iOS Via Major Security Flaw

Hackers Stealing Data on iOS Via Major Security Flaw

Hackers are taking advantage of vulnerability in Apple's iOS mobile operating system to install malicious software... Read »

Aug 6, 2015
Will Amazon Listen to Your Private Conversations?

Will Amazon Listen to Your Private Conversations?

After using the Internet-connected device for two months, Aanya, 16, started to worry that the Echo was... Read »

Jul 30, 2015
See the New Features in Windows 10

See the New Features in Windows 10

Windows 10 is a free upgrade that Microsoft hopes will fix some of the most glaring issues of Windows 8. Watch »

Jul 30, 2015

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