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What the heck is a Knee Defender, and why did it cause a fight to break out in mid-air during a United flight?

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Facebook is making some changes to its News Feed system, which means a crackdown on stories and links that are “click-bait.”

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Two cops shot Kajieme Powell multiple times, killing him. The shooting took place less than 4 miles from where Michael Brown was killed.

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Samsung is expected to unveil a VR headset at this year’s IFA technology fair in Berlin.

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A sexually charged email has the tech community up in arms.

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YouTube is offering a new music subscription service called Music Key. Can it rival the other music services out there already?

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The Attorney General of Utah opposes gay marriage, but that hasn’t stopped companies like Facebook from sending him donations.

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According to his wife, Robin Williams was diagnosed with Parkinson’s shortly before he took his own life.

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Pedro Bravo is believed to have murdered his roommate, and then used Siri to ask for help concealing his crime. Are these reports true, or total fiction?

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“Jane Doe,” the former girlfriend of tech CEO Scott Kveton, has filed a suit claiming that Kveton raped and assaulted her. She is seeking millions in damages.

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The autopsy of Robin Williams is scheduled for August 12. Learn the official cause of death of America’s favorite funny man here.

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Hold Security has reported another major hacking crisis. 1.2 billion people were affected. However, some critics say Hold Security needs to be scrutinized.

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Everyone uses devices with a USB port, but now some analysts are saying USB has a serious security flaw. Here’s what you need to know in order to stay safe.

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Former Urban Airship CEO Scott Kveton is accused of sexual assault. Kveton reportedly had a “50 Shades of Grey”-style relationship with the woman.

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Could this be the start of another wave of employee suicides? Here’s what we know so far.

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