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Leaked Verizon plan would let you upgrade phones after paying off half of your current one

Leaked Verizon plan would let you upgrade phones after paying off half of your current one | Nerd Vittles Daily Dump | Scoop.it
According to a leaked Verizon document posted by Droid Life, the company could be launching a new plan called VZ Edge to let people with an insatiable appetite for the newest phones upgrade...
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Russian Cops Bust Key Members Of World's Busiest Cybercrime Gang: Sources - Forbes

Russian Cops Bust Key Members Of World's Busiest Cybercrime Gang: Sources - Forbes | Nerd Vittles Daily Dump | Scoop.it
One of the most damaging malware types of modern cybercrime, Dyre, was stealing as much as $1.5 million per victim last year. But it went out of action, following arrests and raids in Russia, in November.
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North Korea's new satellite flew over Super Bowl site

North Korea's new satellite flew over Super Bowl site | Nerd Vittles Daily Dump | Scoop.it
Here's a bit of Super Bowl trivia: North Korea's newest satellite passed almost right over the stadium just an hour after it ended.
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I ALMOST managed a week using only my iPad for work

I ALMOST managed a week using only my iPad for work | Nerd Vittles Daily Dump | Scoop.it
While Apple's tablet may be 'good enough' for most people's general work tasks, dig into the niche cases and there's still a lot of refinement needed.
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Google will start warning web users about deceptive download buttons

Google will start warning web users about deceptive download buttons | Nerd Vittles Daily Dump | Scoop.it
Google will start telling web users when they encounter deceptive sites that may try to trick them with misleading ads, the company announced in a blog post today. Now, when Google detects fishy...
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Apple Tells Supreme Court It Shouldn't Bother Hearing Samsung's Appeal

Apple Tells Supreme Court It Shouldn't Bother Hearing Samsung's Appeal | Nerd Vittles Daily Dump | Scoop.it
"While this litigation may be high-profile, it is legally unexceptional, and Samsung has shown no reason for this Court to prolong it."
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Apple ordered to pay $625m for infringing Facetime and iMessage patents

Apple ordered to pay $625m for infringing Facetime and iMessage patents | Nerd Vittles Daily Dump | Scoop.it
This past week has seen some major ups and downs for Apple. After it was overtaken by Alphabet as the world's most valuable company, it regained the top sp
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UN Panel Reportedly Rules In Favor Of WikiLeaks Founder Julian Assange

UN Panel Reportedly Rules In Favor Of WikiLeaks Founder Julian Assange | Nerd Vittles Daily Dump | Scoop.it
Assange, 44, is wanted in Sweden for questioning over allegations of rape in 2010, which he denies.
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Playboy Puts On (Some) Clothes for Newly Redesigned Issue

Playboy Puts On (Some) Clothes for Newly Redesigned Issue | Nerd Vittles Daily Dump | Scoop.it
The magazine’s first issue without full-frontal nudity still has plenty of pictures, which feel more impromptu than posed, as well as long articles.
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World's Most Famous Hacker Raises $8 Million To Play In Billion Dollar Training Market

World's Most Famous Hacker Raises $8 Million To Play In Billion Dollar Training Market | Nerd Vittles Daily Dump | Scoop.it
371616 02: Infamous Computer hacker Kevin Mitnick appears outside Los Angeles Federal Court building June 26, 2000 after making a formal appeal against a court order which prevents him from using a computer. (Photo by Dan Callister/Newsmakers) Kevin Mitnick was once the world's most wanted hacker. Today he is Chief Hacking [...]
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Goldman Sachs, bank at center of global financial crisis, questions capitalism

Goldman Sachs, bank at center of global financial crisis, questions capitalism | Nerd Vittles Daily Dump | Scoop.it
In a new note from analysts at Goldman Sachs, the bank analyzes elevated corporate profit margins, which have been abnormally high for some time. The bank, laying out the arguments for and against...
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Look out: Microsoft shifts Windows 10 to ‘Recommended’ update, automatic download | ExtremeTech

Look out: Microsoft shifts Windows 10 to ‘Recommended’ update, automatic download | ExtremeTech | Nerd Vittles Daily Dump | Scoop.it
Microsoft's Windows 10 push starts today. The OS has been reclassified as a
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Net Neutrality Again Puts F.C.C. General Counsel at Center Stage

Net Neutrality Again Puts F.C.C. General Counsel at Center Stage | Nerd Vittles Daily Dump | Scoop.it
Jonathan Sallet has had a hand in divisive debates in Washington, and he will draw more attention as decisions are made on net neutrality and the Time Warner Cable-Charter merger.
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Yearly Phone Production In India to Reach 500 Million

Yearly Phone Production In India to Reach 500 Million | Nerd Vittles Daily Dump | Scoop.it
While the global smartphone market is showing early signs of a thaw, smartphone sales in India continue to skyrocket. Only recently did the country overtak
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Here's how Twitter's new algorithmic timeline is going to work

Here's how Twitter's new algorithmic timeline is going to work | Nerd Vittles Daily Dump | Scoop.it
Twitter went into an uproar Friday after a BuzzFeed report that the social network was on the brink introducing an algorithmic, more Facebook-style feed. Twitter CEO Jack Dorsey tried to calm fears...
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Student arrested for hacking high school's database and changing grades

Student arrested for hacking high school's database and changing grades | Nerd Vittles Daily Dump | Scoop.it
Panther Creek High student arrested in hacking school database, changing grades Authorities in Cary on Wednesday arrested a 17-year-old from Morrisville in
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The Iowa Republican Party website just leaked 2 million voter records

The Iowa Republican Party website just leaked 2 million voter records | Nerd Vittles Daily Dump | Scoop.it
An improperly maintained database on the website of the Iowa Republican party appears to have leaked voting records for two million Iowans, as reported by The Wall Street Journal. The database was...
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The Sony A6300 feels like it focuses faster than my eyes

The Sony A6300 feels like it focuses faster than my eyes | Nerd Vittles Daily Dump | Scoop.it
Sony fans have wanted a new version of the popular A6000 mirrorless camera for a long time, and today the company finally delivered. It's not as revolutionary a step forward as some might have...
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With Rand Paul out of the race, is there anyone left to fight the NSA?

With Rand Paul out of the race, is there anyone left to fight the NSA? | Nerd Vittles Daily Dump | Scoop.it
Rand Paul is dropping out of the race for the White House. With him goes the most substantial critic of the NSA in the Republican field.
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Apple’s apps need work

Apple’s apps need work | Nerd Vittles Daily Dump | Scoop.it
In the last couple of years, I’ve noticed a gradual degradation in the quality and reliability of Apple’s core apps, on both the mobile iOS operating system and its Mac OS X platform. It’s almost as if the tech giant has taken its eye off the ball when it comes to these core software products, while it pursues big new dreams, like smartwatches and cars.
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Google says Comodo's 'secure' browser isn't safe to use at all

Google says Comodo's 'secure' browser isn't safe to use at all | Nerd Vittles Daily Dump | Scoop.it
A Google engineer has pointed out that security firm's Comodo suite of tools to stay safe online actually exposes users to possible attacks.
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