The widespread security flaw, discovered this week, leaves much of the Internet at risk of exploitation. Here's how it works and what you can do to protect yourself.
By creating an independent, peer-to-peer 'mesh' network among devices, users could wrest the Web free from the hubs of giant corporations.
While most digital natives know how to connect with people they already know, they aren't as good at using social networking to boost their careers.
The move adds convenience for urban customers -- and aims to trim the billions of dollars the e-commerce giant spends on packing and shipping each year.
China's Alibaba Group has a secure niche in B2B, but everything else about the company is speculative.
Hotels and restaurants are increasingly fighting back against negative online reviews -- by suing the writers. So be careful how you phrase your disgust with that disappointing dinner.
Under pressure from anti-violence groups, the social media site said it will remove illegal offers to sell firearms across state lines or without background checks.
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But the fact that the guilty bankers are still free and not even on the run is the real outrage here, a travesty that should never be forgotten.
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Breaking up big banks is an untested solution to the too big to fail problem that attempts to isolate and dismantle large, troubled institutions while protecting the rest of the economy.
Six weeks later, most Americans have forgotten about the 2014 tax season -- except those who didn't file by the April 15 deadline.
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