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Bieber Arrested for Dangerous Driving, Assault

Justin Bieber has had another run-in with the law. The singer, 20, was arrested on Aug. 29 in his native Canada, officials said today. According to the Ontario Provincial Police, Bieber allegedly collided with a minivan while driving an all terrain vehicle. He was charged with dangerous driving...

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Explore 'Destiny's sci-fi worlds with Google Street View

You'll have to wait until next week to actually play Destiny, but you can start exploring the sci-fi universe right now. A new site called Destiny Planet View — built using the same tech as...

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Celebrity leaks 'no breach' - Apple

The leaking of intimate photos of celebrities from iCloud accounts was due to a theft of log-in information, not a security breach, says Apple.

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Home Depot Investigates a Possible Data Breach

The retailer said it was investigating a report that customer credit and debit card data was stolen from its systems and put up for sale online.

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The Celebrity Photo Hacks Couldn’t Have Come at a Worse Time for Apple | Business | WIRED

The message to the world is that if it's that easy to hack Jennifer Lawrence's iCloud account, it's probably that easy to hack mine, too.

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Celebrity iCloud Accounts Compromised by Weak Passwords, Not iCloud Breach

A breach of Apple's iCloud and Find My iPhone service was not involved in the recent hacking incident that saw the private photos and videos of...

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Apple Acknowledges Hacked Accounts But Denies Wide Breach of Its Systems

Apple acknowledged on Tuesday that celebrity accounts had been accessed and photos stolen, but it disavowed any systemic breach of its systems.

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Visa Program Struggles to Track Missing Foreign Students

The Department of Homeland Security has lost track of more than 6,000 foreign nationals who entered the United States on student visas, overstayed their welcome, and essentially vanished -- exploiting a security gap that was supposed to be fixed after the Sept. 11, 2001 terror attacks.

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The ultimate remote admin: NASA will reformat Opportunity’s dodgy flash memory from 125 million miles away

It would seem, despite being outfitted with the finest flash memory that money can buy, even Mars rover Opportunity isn't immune to worn-out NAND cells. After a dozen unplanned reboots in August, most likely caused by the faulty flash, NASA is moving ahead with a complete reformat of the rover's volatile memory. Back in 2004, Opportunity's sibling rover -- Spirit -- was brought back from the brink of death with a similar reformatting maneuver. Considering Opportunity has now been roving the...

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Sony is about to make compact camera lenses compatible with your smartphone

Sony's Smart Lenses were a delightful surprise at last year's IFA trade show in Berlin. The idea of transforming a smartphone into a capable camera by strapping a high-quality lens and sensor to it...

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Apple: Celeb photo attack was targeted, not widespread breach - CNET

Hackers accessed celebrities' iCould accounts through targeted attacks on usernames, passwords, and security questions -- something Apple says is "all too common on the Internet."

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APPLE STATEMENT ON CELEBRITY HACKING: OUR SYSTEMS WEREN'T BREACHED

Apple has issued a statement about the 100+...

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Google Partners With UCSB To Build Quantum Processors For Artificial Intelligence | TechCrunch

Google today announced that it is expanding its research around quantum computing and that it has hired UC Santa Barbara's (UCSB) John Martinis and his team..

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