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FBI Says Warrants Unneeded to Skim Cellphones in Public

FBI Says Warrants Unneeded to Skim Cellphones in PublicFBI: Cell-site simulators can be used where there is "No reasonable expectation of privacy"
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  • 3 weeks, 3 days ago
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Don't Copy and Paste that 'Copyright' Facebook Message

Don't Copy and Paste that 'Copyright' Facebook MessageYou may have seen this message pop up -- perhaps time and time again -- in your Facebook feed.
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  • 3 weeks, 4 days ago
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US Sanctions North Korea Over Sony Cyberattack

US Sanctions North Korea Over Sony CyberattackThe U.S. is imposing sanctions on North Korea in retaliation for the cyberattack against Sony Pictures Entertainment.
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  • 4 weeks ago
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Essential Texting Acronyms Every Parent Must Know

Essential Texting Acronyms Every Parent Must KnowIf you've looked at any teen's communications, you'll see them sprinkled with acronyms and shorthand that make no sense.
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  • 4 weeks ago
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Sign Up for WLTX Text Alerts

Sign Up for WLTX Text AlertsWLTX text alerts have been upgraded!
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  • 4 weeks ago
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App to Help You Keep Your New Year's Resolution

App to Help You Keep Your New Year's ResolutionApp to Help You Keep Your New Year's Resolution
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  • 1 month ago
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One Bad Tweet Can Be Costly To A Student Athlete

One Bad Tweet Can Be Costly To A Student AthleteAdvice for student athletes includes putting forth best behavior on social media platforms.
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  • 1 month ago
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Report: Microsoft Working on New Web Browser

Report: Microsoft Working on New Web BrowserIs Microsoft preparing for life after Internet Explorer?
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  • 1 month ago
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8th Grader's App Places 2nd in Competition

8th Grader's App Places 2nd in Competition8th Grader creates allowance App and Places 2nd in Competition, among 125 participants.
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  • 1 month, 1 week ago
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New Jersey Christmas Tree Controlled By Tweets

New Jersey Christmas Tree Controlled By TweetsTwitter users anywhere in the world can control the lights on a holiday display in New Jersey.
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  • 1 month, 1 week ago
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SC Bill Would Encourage Investment in Wind Energy

SC Bill Would Encourage Investment in Wind EnergyA North Myrtle Beach lawmaker has pre-filed a bill in the General Assembly to encourage utilities to invest in offshore wind energy.
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  • 1 month, 2 weeks ago
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Columbia Considers Pay by Phone Parking Service

Columbia Considers Pay by Phone Parking ServiceColumbia is considering allowing people to pay their parking meters by phone
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  • 1 month, 2 weeks ago
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High-Speed Internet On Its Way To More Schools

High-Speed Internet On Its Way To More SchoolsThe FCC has agreed to boost spending dramatically to bring high-speed internet access to poor or rural areas.
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  • 1 month, 2 weeks ago
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FAA Approves 4 Companies to Fly Commercial Drones

FAA Approves 4 Companies to Fly Commercial DronesFour companies won approval Wednesday to fly commercial drones to conduct aerial surveys, monitor construction sites and inspect oil flare stacks, the Federal Aviation Administration announced
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  • 1 month, 3 weeks ago
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Apple, Amazon Refuse to Release Federal Diversity Data

Apple, Amazon Refuse to Release Federal Diversity DataSilicon Valley is pushing for more diversity as it caters to an increasingly diverse and global marketplace.
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  • 1 month, 3 weeks ago
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SCE&G Invests in Solar Energy at Riverbanks

SCE&G Invests in Solar Energy at RiverbanksRiverbanks Zoo and Garden is looking to reduce their carbon footprint by installing solar panels.
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  • 1 month, 3 weeks ago
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Twitter Unveils New Tools to Block Abusive Messages

Twitter Unveils New Tools to Block Abusive MessagesTwitter announced tweaks to its Block function as part of a push to make it easier for users of its social network to report abusive comments.
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  • 1 month, 4 weeks ago
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Biggest Power Drains Inside Your Home

Biggest Power Drains Inside Your HomeMost of us turn off TVs and lights when we go to bed. After all, we don't want to run up the electric bill while we are sleeping.
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  • 1 month, 4 weeks ago
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Supreme Court to Weigh In on Threats on Facebook

Supreme Court to Weigh In on Threats on FacebookWhen the Supreme Court comes face to face Monday with a free speech case involving threats made on Facebook.
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  • 2 months ago
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Twitter Now Collecting Info On What Apps You Use

Twitter Now Collecting Info On What Apps You UseTwitter says it will begin collecting data on the apps you have installed on your mobile device
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  • 2 months ago
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What's America's Web IQ?

What's America's Web IQ?A new survey highlights the understanding of the Net
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  • 2 months ago
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Facebook Updates Privacy Policy

Facebook Updates Privacy PolicyFacebook Thursday updated its privacy policies, with the goal of making it easier for the 1.3 billion users of the social network to opt out of sharing everything.
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  • 2 months, 2 weeks ago
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Careful: Some Free Apps Can Steal Your Data

Careful: Some Free Apps Can Steal Your DataIf I glanced through your smartphone or tablet, I bet most of the apps you installed are free. We all love free apps.
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  • 2 months, 2 weeks ago
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Bill Cosby Meme Generator Backfires on Social Media

Bill Cosby Meme Generator Backfires on Social MediaWhat may have been a good idea on paper backfired on Social Media
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  • 2 months, 2 weeks ago
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Obama Endorses 'Net Neutrality'

Obama Endorses 'Net Neutrality'President Barack Obama says Internet providers shouldn't be allowed to cut deals with online services like Netflix, Amazon or YouTube.
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  • 2 months, 3 weeks ago
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Anti-Bullying App Used in Some SC Schools Gets Mixed Reviews

Anti-Bullying App Used in Some SC Schools Gets Mixed ReviewsAn app in use by one SC school district lets students anonymously report bullying incidents is being misused by students
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  • 2 months, 3 weeks ago
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Home Depot Hackers Used Vendor Log-On to Steal Data, E-Mails

Home Depot Hackers Used Vendor Log-On to Steal Data, E-MailsHackers that breached the Home Depot's payment system used the credentials of a vendor that provided service to the company
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  • 2 months, 3 weeks ago