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How an artist can steal and sell your Instagram photos

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Can a photographer get away with selling screenshots of other people's Instagrams for $90,000?

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Hear this: Apple announcements coming June 8

Apple world wide developers conference

Let the guessing begin. Apple has started inviting reporters to the keynote address at its annual developers conference.

Save the date: Monday, June 8 at 10 a.m. Pacific Time.

The week-long World Wide Developers Conference, or WWDC, takes place every ...

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Periscope: Four ways it's shaking up media

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It's May 2, and in London, the Duchess of Cambridge has entered St. Mary's hospital to give birth to her second child. CNN Royal Correspondent Max Foster is waiting just outside in a crowded press area. He can't do much on TV until the baby is born. ...

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The text you never want to get on your iPhone

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You can crash someone's iPhone with a mere text message.

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Criminals use IRS website to steal data on 104,000 people

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A "sophisticated" organized crime syndicate used the IRS website to steal tax forms full of personal financial information on 104,000 taxpayers, the agency said Tuesday.

Until the IRS discovered this latest data leak, its website provided a service ca...

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Pitch-correcting software has changed music forever

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"Do you believe in life after love?" Cher used to sing. And if you've ever heard that song, you might now have an earworm in your head.

The singer's 1998 comeback track marked the first prominent use of a technology called "Auto-Tune", a pitch correct...

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Apple promotes design guru Jony Ive

Jony Ive

Apple has promoted Jony Ive, its longtime design guru, to the newly created position of Chief Design Officer.

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Google files patent for creepy teddy bear

Company says may or may not make high-tech toy

Remember Teddy, the super-computer toy, from the film "Artificial Intelligence?" Well, Google might be making one. This week the company filed a patent for a toy that can control other Wi-Fi-connected devices.

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Selling your Android phone? Don't. It keeps your data.

Facebook on phone

If you recently sold your old Android phone, chances are your text messages, emails, pictures and Facebook key are still in there, even if you wiped its memory clean.

A new study by computer researchers at the University of Cambridge shows that "facto...

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Train tech may have prevented crash

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CNN'S Tom Foreman takes a look at a safety system known as Positive Train Control and explains how it works.

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NASA tests electronic aircraft propeller

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NASA technicians took to the desert in Bakersfield, California to test a multi-rotor electronic flying wing to be used in a future commuter vehicle, experts said.

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Texas + emojis = TexMojis

Willie Nelson TexMoji

Rocksauce Studios in East Austin, Texas, is developing a series of Texas-based computer emoticons, or emojis, so Texans can text with special pride.

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Robot puts one foot in front of the other

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Oregon State University researchers are taking big steps to revolutionize robotic disaster response.

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NASA develops its own car of the future

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NASA unveiled its new fleet of extraterrestrial vehicles Wednesday. One vehicle, the Modular Robotic Vehicle, gives newer self-driving cars from Google, Audi, Mercedes and Nissan a run for their money.

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What rocket explosion means for private sector

Rocket explosion and private sector

Tuesday’s rocket explosion will have little effect on the private sector working with NASA to get Americans into space.

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The technology behind OK Go's new video

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Meet the Japanese man behind OK Go's latest music video that's gone viral.

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Shock wave hits bystanders after rocket explodes

NASA rocket shock wave

Cellphone video captures a massive shock wave following the explosion of NASA's Antares rocket Tuesday night.

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IPhone 6 black market thriving in China

iPhone 6 black market in China

Chinese buyers are willing to pay big bucks for the iPhone 6, which hasn't gone on sale yet in China because it doesn't yet have government approval.

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Blackberry pins hopes on new smartphone

Blackberry Passport

Blackberry hopes the huge square-shaped touchscreen on its new Passport phone will help it win back old customers.

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