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The NSA Can Spy On Almost Everybody, Google Buys Songza, And More… [Tech News Digest]

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The NSA Can Spy On Almost Everybody, Google Buys Songza, And More… [Tech News Digest]

Online book sales have overtaken retail book sales, the UK is investigating the Facebook experiment, IFTTT makes Yo useful, Oculus Rift experiment gives third-person perspective, and Google tests our general knowledge with Smarty Pins.

02-07-2014
The NSA Can Spy On Almost Everybody, Google Buys Songza, And More… [Tech News Digest]
Google Kills Orkut & Quickoffice, Yahoo Saves Community, And More… [Tech News Digest]

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Google Kills Orkut & Quickoffice, Yahoo Saves Community, And More… [Tech News Digest]

UK cinemas preemptively ban Google Glass, Reading Rainbow breaks Kickstarter popularity contest, Emojli chat app made for emoji masters, ‘Yo, Hodor’ adds Hodor to Yo, and Call Of Duty: Modern Warfare gets an honest trailer.

01-07-2014
Google Kills Orkut & Quickoffice, Yahoo Saves Community, And More… [Tech News Digest]
Facebook Experiments On Users, Having Sex With Your iPad, And More… [Tech News Digest]

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Facebook Experiments On Users, Having Sex With Your iPad, And More… [Tech News Digest]

Also, The Internet’s Own Boy is worth watching, BlackBerry invites us to check our facts, Photoshop Express lands on Windows Phone, binge-watching is bad, and Apple paints the iPhone as an extra parent.

30-06-2014
Facebook Experiments On Users, Having Sex With Your iPad, And More… [Tech News Digest]
Your USB Charger Wants To Kill You, Download Android 5.0 Now, and More… [Tech News Digest]

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Your USB Charger Wants To Kill You, Download Android 5.0 Now, and More… [Tech News Digest]

Also, the MPAA popularizes a resource for sharing movies, YouTube spoils content creators, Google Cardboard clones are now available, Uber offers weddings on demand, and Monty Python does a silly walk all over your smartphone.

27-06-2014
Your USB Charger Wants To Kill You, Download Android 5.0 Now, and More… [Tech News Digest]
Google I/O Reveals Android Is Everywhere, Aereo Loses Big Fight, And More… [Tech News Digest]

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Google I/O Reveals Android Is Everywhere, Aereo Loses Big Fight, And More… [Tech News Digest]

Also, Microsoft could be planning to give Windows 9 away for free, Europe is halving mobile roaming charges, Rock Simulator 2014 has arrived to blow your mind, and CollegeHumor demonstrates how the Internet has killed attention spans.

26-06-2014
Google I/O Reveals Android Is Everywhere, Aereo Loses Big Fight, And More… [Tech News Digest]
Your Car Could Soon Drive Itself, Facebook Has Big Plans For Oculus, And More… [Tech News Digest]

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Your Car Could Soon Drive Itself, Facebook Has Big Plans For Oculus, And More… [Tech News Digest]

Google Glass has been given a boost in specs, Forget.me simplifies Google’s “right to be forgotten” process, Opera 24 has been released for Linux, and the truth behind overtly happy Facebook status updates.

25-06-2014
Your Car Could Soon Drive Itself, Facebook Has Big Plans For Oculus, And More… [Tech News Digest]
Google Has A Domain Just For You, Science Makes Light Of Time Travel, And More… [Tech News Digest]

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Google Has A Domain Just For You, Science Makes Light Of Time Travel, And More… [Tech News Digest]

Parking apps battle each other and the law in San Francisco, Google Glass lands in the UK, Second Life is being rebuilt from the ground up, and British Airways introduces Slow TV to some flights.

24-06-2014
Google Has A Domain Just For You, Science Makes Light Of Time Travel, And More… [Tech News Digest]
Finding Secret Keys In Android Apps, Heartbleed Heartache, And More… [Tech News Digest]

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Finding Secret Keys In Android Apps, Heartbleed Heartache, And More… [Tech News Digest]

Google’s Nest buys Dropcam to monitor your home, Google launches Made With Code to inspire girls to program, Yo woz haxored, and the tangled earphones mystery is solved by science.

23-06-2014
Finding Secret Keys In Android Apps, Heartbleed Heartache, And More… [Tech News Digest]
Deterring Smartphone Thefts With Kill Switches, Windows XP Needs To Die, And More… [Tech News Digest]

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Deterring Smartphone Thefts With Kill Switches, Windows XP Needs To Die, And More… [Tech News Digest]

BlackBerry posts surprise profit, Valve launches Steam Summer Sale, a U.S. college offers athletic scholarships to professional gamers, eBay Valet sells your unwanted stuff for you, and Conan O’Brien shows off at E3 2014.

20-06-2014
Deterring Smartphone Thefts With Kill Switches, Windows XP Needs To Die, And More… [Tech News Digest]
Amazon Shops New 3D Fire Phone, Say Yo To The Dumbest App Ever, And More… [Tech News Digest]

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Amazon Shops New 3D Fire Phone, Say Yo To The Dumbest App Ever, And More… [Tech News Digest]

Twitter adds support for animated GIFs, a new glitch is found in Super Mario Bros. 30 years after release, HitchBOT prepares to travel across Canada, and a first-person cat simulator on Kickstarter.

19-06-2014
Amazon Shops New 3D Fire Phone, Say Yo To The Dumbest App Ever, And More… [Tech News Digest]
YouTube Charging For Music Videos, Facebook Clones Snapchat, And More… [Tech News Digest]

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YouTube Charging For Music Videos, Facebook Clones Snapchat, And More… [Tech News Digest]

World’s largest collection of video games for $750k, Microsoft slashes price of Surface Pro 2, hundreds of new emoji are unveiled, and OK Go insist The Writing’s On The Wall with optical illusions.

18-06-2014
YouTube Charging For Music Videos, Facebook Clones Snapchat, And More… [Tech News Digest]
How To Root Almost Any Android Handset, Stephen Hawking Q&A, And More… [Tech News Digest]

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How To Root Almost Any Android Handset, Stephen Hawking Q&A, And More… [Tech News Digest]

The Supreme Court discusses threats made on social media, Wikipedia changes its terms of service, IKEA bullies IKEAHackers out of business, Close Castles is your next addiction, and Facebook Messenger gets a Big Like, literally.

17-06-2014
How To Root Almost Any Android Handset, Stephen Hawking Q&A, And More… [Tech News Digest]
Facebook Is Tracking You For Ads, A Bitcoin Mining Monopoly, And More… [Tech News Digest]

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Facebook Is Tracking You For Ads, A Bitcoin Mining Monopoly, And More… [Tech News Digest]

Facebook is tracking you for advertising purposes, Bitcoin gains its first mining monopoly, Apple recalls iPhone chargers, Pinterest’s spam hack attack, Steamboy is a handheld Steam machine, and Amazon adds eBook audio.

16-06-2014
Facebook Is Tracking You For Ads, A Bitcoin Mining Monopoly, And More… [Tech News Digest]
Dodgy DDoS Attacks On Feedly & Evernote, Epic Uber Protests Across Europe [Tech News Digest]

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Dodgy DDoS Attacks On Feedly & Evernote, Epic Uber Protests Across Europe [Tech News Digest]

Dodgy DDoS attacks, epic Uber protests, an annoying XSS vulnerability, Amazon vs. Warner Home Video, free SwiftKey for Android, Chromecast support for VLC, and an amazing iPhone music video.

12-06-2014
Dodgy DDoS Attacks On Feedly & Evernote, Epic Uber Protests Across Europe [Tech News Digest]
E3 2014 News Roundup, Facebook Teases Slingshot, Moto X Offer Ends [Tech News Digest]

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E3 2014 News Roundup, Facebook Teases Slingshot, Moto X Offer Ends [Tech News Digest]

Highlights from E3 2014, Facebook teases Slingshot, Moto X sells out, Doodle 4 Google winner revealed, Netflix stops ISP shaming, OneNote Clipper for Chrome, and George R.R. Martin joins Twitter.

10-06-2014
E3 2014 News Roundup, Facebook Teases Slingshot, Moto X Offer Ends [Tech News Digest]
Smart TV Hack, Popcorn Time VPN, Turing Test Chatbot, CIA Tweets [Tech News Digest]

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Smart TV Hack, Popcorn Time VPN, Turing Test Chatbot, CIA Tweets [Tech News Digest]

Smart TV flaws, a Popcorn Time VPN, the chatbot that beat Alan Turing, the CIA joins Twitter, the first Vine from space, a Street View of the World Cup, and Microsoft’s vision of the present future.

09-06-2014
Smart TV Hack, Popcorn Time VPN, Turing Test Chatbot, CIA Tweets [Tech News Digest]
The Day We Reset The Net, Netflix Vs Verizon, World Cup Predictions [Tech News Digest]

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The Day We Reset The Net, Netflix Vs Verizon, World Cup Predictions [Tech News Digest]

We Reset The Net, Netflix and Verizon argue, how to detect Glassholes, Apple gets healthy, EA prefers Germany over Brazil, Instagram edits your photos, and Facebook pinpoints where it all went wrong.

05-06-2014
The Day We Reset The Net, Netflix Vs Verizon, World Cup Predictions [Tech News Digest]
Apple At WWDC 2014: iOS 8 & OS X Yosemite, John Oliver Explains Net Neutrality [Tech News Digest]

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Apple At WWDC 2014: iOS 8 & OS X Yosemite, John Oliver Explains Net Neutrality [Tech News Digest]

Apple unveils iOS 8 & OS X Yosemite at WWDC 2014, Samsung unveils Tizen smartphone, MySpace remembers, Reset the Net gets set, Chromebooks go on the march, new IFTTT channels are exposed, and John Oliver explains Net Neutrality.

03-06-2014
Apple At WWDC 2014: iOS 8 & OS X Yosemite, John Oliver Explains Net Neutrality [Tech News Digest]
NSA Facials, Beats Kills MOG, Justin.tv Kills Archive, Heartbleed Spam [Tech News Digest]

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NSA Facials, Beats Kills MOG, Justin.tv Kills Archive, Heartbleed Spam [Tech News Digest]

NSA collects photos, Beats kills MOG, Justin.tv deletes its video archive, Google offers the right to be forgotten, the Heartbleed bug lives on, Springpad is shutting down, and Cloverfield loses the shaky cam.

02-06-2014
NSA Facials, Beats Kills MOG, Justin.tv Kills Archive, Heartbleed Spam [Tech News Digest]
Edward Snowden Talks, TrueCrypt Mystery, Ballmer Buys L.A. Clippers [Tech News Digest]

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Edward Snowden Talks, TrueCrypt Mystery, Ballmer Buys L.A. Clippers [Tech News Digest]

Edward Snowden talks to NBC, troubling TrueCrypt tales, CryEngine comes to Steam, Google Video Quality Report ranks ISPs, Vimeo’s gets High Maintenance, Ballmer buys the Clippers, and 25 years of LOLs.

30-05-2014
Edward Snowden Talks, TrueCrypt Mystery, Ballmer Buys L.A. Clippers [Tech News Digest]