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FBI Director Gives New Details About Sony Hack

The FBI director revealed new details Wednesday about the stunning cyberattack against Sony Pictures.

01/08/2015

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FAA Grants Permits For Agriculture, Real Estate Drones

The FAA issued permits to use drones to monitor crops and photograph properties for sale, marking the first time permission has been granted to companies involved in agriculture and real estate.

01/07/2015

Sony Corp. President and CEO Kazuo Hirai speaks at a press event at the Las Vegas Convention Center for the 2015 International CES on January 5, 2015 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (credit: David Becker/Getty Images)

Sony CEO Breaks Silence On Hack

Sony’s top corporate executive condemned the recent hacking assault against its film division, saying his employees were victims of a “vicious and malicious cyberattack.”

01/06/2015

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TV Makers Design For Streaming Video

Does anyone just watch TV anymore? The dramatic shift toward online and mobile viewing is driving television set makers to design as much for streaming video as for watching broadcast or cable channels.

01/06/2015

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Smart Home Takes Center Stage At CES

In the so-called “smart home,” appliances and other devices all have sensors and internet connectivity to think and act for themselves, and hopefully make your life easier.

01/05/2015

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Facebook’s Zuckerberg Starts Reading Program

The Facebook founder and CEO announced on his page recently that he has vowed to read a book every other week in 2015, with an emphasis on learning about different beliefs, cultures and technologies.

01/05/2015

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Tweets Lampoon Christie’s Cowboys Celebration

Twitter is abuzz again about Gov. Chris Christie and his beloved Dallas Cowboys.

01/05/2015

Former Alaska Gov. Sarah Palin became a household name when Sen. John McCain announced her as his surprise running mate. Palin has five children: Track, Bristol, Willow, Piper, and Trig, who was born in April 2008 with Down syndrome. (Photo credit ROBYN BECK/AFP/Getty Images)

Palin Criticized After Son Stands On Dog

A photo of Sarah Palin’s young son standing on a dog to reach the kitchen sink is drawing sharp reaction.

01/05/2015

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Piano Stores Closing As Kids Lose Interest

Stores dedicated to selling pianos are dwindling across the country, as fewer people take up the instrument and those who do often opt for a less expensive electronic keyboard.

01/02/2015

The logo of American carmaker General Motors (GM) is seen at the opening of a car show. (credit: Getty Images/Nicholas Ratzenboeck/AFP)

GM Recalls 92,000 Vehicles For Defect

General Motors is recalling 92,221 full-size trucks and SUVs for a defect in ignition lock systems that can cause safety problems in hot conditions.

01/02/2015

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“The Interview” Expands VOD Access

Sony Pictures Entertainment says it is expanding the digital availability of “The Interview” to top cable, satellite and telecom services, beginning Wednesday and increasing through the weekend.

01/01/2015

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Congress Likely To Make Key Decisions On Drones

The Obama administration is on the verge of proposing long-awaited rules for commercial drone operations in U.S. skies, but key decisions on how much access to grant drones are likely to come from Congress.

12/29/2014