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Microsoft, Lenovo scramble over Superfish security flaw

Mon, 02/23/2015 - 1:38am
Adware pre-loaded on Lenovo laptops leaves users vulnerable to hackers
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Rescuers free 40-ton whale from fishing line

Sun, 02/22/2015 - 7:53pm
Video catches effort to free adult humpback whale that spent the better part of a week entangled in fishing lines off Hawaii, according to observers
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Plant waits 80 years to flower, will die in a month

Sun, 02/22/2015 - 6:48pm
A towering American agave plant at the University of Michigan's botanical gardens is of a species that normally lives at most 30 years
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What to do if your computer has Superfish

Sun, 02/22/2015 - 6:41pm
Many Lenovo laptops come with pre-installed adware that seriously threatens your Internet security
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Can Obama, GOP reach consensus on cybersecurity?

Sat, 02/21/2015 - 3:20pm
Republican Party says cyber-assaults are a "crucial challenge" the nation can't afford to ignore
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How artificial intelligence may change our lives

Sat, 02/21/2015 - 3:17pm
Now that scientists can more clearly see the future of artificial intelligence, they can also more clearly see the risks
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Space station "cable guys" venture out for spacewalk

Sat, 02/21/2015 - 2:00pm
Two astronauts venture outside lab complex to install power, data cables needed for new crew capsule docking ports
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How artificial intelligence may change our lives

Sat, 02/21/2015 - 1:30pm
Will robots take over the world? Maybe not this generation, but prominent leaders say ‘yes’ and that humanity is at stake. Last summer, for the first time, a computer passed the Turing Test. Anthony Mason reports.
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Time Lapse: Our True Significance

Sat, 02/21/2015 - 4:02am
Remarkable time-lapse film displays some of Earth's greatest views, shot over two years in Tenerife, Italy, France, Scotland, and England. Video courtesy of James Hollins and Wilderness Media. Like them on Facebook. Follow them on Instagram, Twitter and Vimeo. Equipment supplied by Kessler Crane.
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Rare leopard back from brink of extinction in Russia

Fri, 02/20/2015 - 11:08pm
A new census of the Amur leopard shows that its numbers have more than doubled since 2007, raising hopes that it will recover
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First Look: Jason Momoa's Aquaman costume released

Fri, 02/20/2015 - 10:22pm
There's no official word on when the Aquaman movie will be released, but director Zack Snyder tweeted out a photo of the Aquaman costume.
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Record West Coast drought shows no signs of easing

Fri, 02/20/2015 - 10:05pm
Scientists blame "ridiculously resilient ridge" of high pressure for blocking winter storms and keeping temperatures above normal
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Apple to release electric car within five years?

Fri, 02/20/2015 - 8:08pm
Insiders say the company is revving up to break into the auto market by 2020, which could be both bad and good for competitors
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Eric Kandel: Oliver Sacks shows disease brings out courage, beauty

Fri, 02/20/2015 - 6:38pm
Kandel, a Nobel Prize-winning neuroscientist, reflects on Sacks' contributions to the field of neurology and recent op-ed in The New York Times about his cancer diagnosis
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Mars, Venus set to come together in night sky

Fri, 02/20/2015 - 6:06pm
How to catch a rare sight Friday and Saturday nights, when the moon, Venus and Mars will practically meet in one place
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Stolen iPhone turns up in China

Fri, 02/20/2015 - 5:46pm
Like so many other iPhones, a Manhattan man’s phone ended up overseas after it was taken. CBS2’s Tracee Carrasco explains how the owner discovered where it ended up.
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iPhone stolen in NYC now in China, iCloud photos reveal

Fri, 02/20/2015 - 4:58pm
A New York man whose phone was stolen a year ago started seeing pictures from China showing up in his photostream
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New YouTube Kids app keeps things G-rated

Fri, 02/20/2015 - 4:46pm
Parents can able to set time limits, control the volume and stop worrying that their kids will happen upon inappropriate videos
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Oscars get a tech upgrade behind the scenes

Fri, 02/20/2015 - 4:12pm
Each year, the Oscars get a tech upgrade, especially in the area of sound. What does it take to put on Hollywood's grandest awards show for celebrities in the auditorium and viewers around the world? CNET's Kara Tsuboi reports from Los Angeles.
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NSA, UK hacked cellphone SIM card maker

Fri, 02/20/2015 - 3:35pm
Government spies stole encryption codes to eavesdrop on mobile phonecalls, according to documents leaked by Edward Snowden
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