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Review: Who needs a separate camera with these 3 phones?

Review: Who needs a separate camera with these 3 phones?

Reviewer tested more than 20 new phones by taking more than 10,000 still images. 

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Who hacked Sony becomes Internet's new mystery

Who hacked Sony becomes Internet's new mystery

LOS ANGELES — Everyone has a theory about who really hacked Sony Pictures Entertainment Inc.

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GPS used to track some immigrants caught at border

GPS used to track some immigrants caught at border

Under the pilot program, about 250 illegal immigrants — such as these who were stopped near Granjeno, Texas — will be fitted with GPS devices so that they report back to immigration officials after they are released in the United States.

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GPS used to track some illegal immigrants

GPS used to track some illegal immigrants

WASHINGTON — The Homeland Security Department is experimenting with a new way to track immigrant families caught crossing the border illegally and then released into the U.S.: GPS-enabled ankle bracelets.

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Sony re-gifts 'The Interview' in limited Christmas release

Sony re-gifts 'The Interview' in limited Christmas release

In this Dec. 11, 2014 file photo, actors Seth Rogen, right, and James Franco attend the premiere of the Sony Pictures' film "The Interview" in Los Angeles. Sony Pictures Entertainment announced Tuesday a limited theatrical release of “The Interview” beginning Thursday, putting back into the …

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Review: Who needs a separate camera with these 3 phones?

Review: Who needs a separate camera with these 3 phones?

Phil Schiller, Apple's senior vice president of worldwide product marketing, discusses the camera features on the iPhone 6 and iPhone 6 plus during a 2014 event in Cupertino, Calif. The Associated Press reviews three phones that stand out for taking photos. 

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It's down to the wire for online shopping

It's down to the wire for online shopping

Shippers spend millions to avoid last year's delivery problems.

December 23, 2014 12:00 am Photos

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It's down to the wire for online shopping

It's down to the wire for online shopping

ATLANTA (AP) — As the holiday shopping season winds down, FedEx, UPS and online retailers are using the last few days to try to avoid the problems that occurred last year when severe winter weather and a surge in late orders from shoppers caused delivery delays.

December 22, 2014 6:00 pm Photos

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North Korea experiencing severe Internet outages

WASHINGTON — North Korea experienced sweeping Internet outages for hours before coming back online late Monday. One computer expert said the country’s online access was “totally down.”

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FAA, industry launch drone safety campaign

FAA, industry launch drone safety campaign

WASHINGTON — Alarmed by increasing encounters between small drones and manned aircraft, drone industry officials said Monday they are teaming up with the government and model aircraft hobbyists to launch a safety campaign.

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FAA, industry launch drone safety campaign

FAA, industry launch drone safety campaign

Alarmed by increasing encounters between drones and manned aircraft, the industry is teaming up with the government and model aircraft hobbyists for a safety campaign.

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It's down to the wire for online shopping

It's down to the wire for online shopping

FILE - In this Dec. 15, 2014 file photo, packages are sorted on a conveyer belt before being loaded onto trucks for delivery at a FedEx facility in Marietta, Ga. FedEx, UPS and e-commerce retailers are trying to avoid the problems that occurred last year when severe winter weather and a surg…

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It's down to the wire for online shopping

It's down to the wire for online shopping

Courier Michael Price loads packages onto a truck at a FedEx facility in Marietta, Ga. FedEx, UPS and e-commerce retailers are trying to avoid the delivery delays that occured with last year’s severe winter weather and surge in late orders.

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US mulls putting NKorea on terrorism sponsor list

US mulls putting NKorea on terrorism sponsor list

Cars drive by the Sony Pictures Plaza building in Culver City, Calif., Friday, Dec. 19, 2014. President Barack Obama declared Friday that Sony "made a mistake" in shelving the satirical film, "The Interview," about a plot to assassinate North Korea's leader. He pledged the U.S. would respond…

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US mulls putting NKorea on terrorism sponsor list

US mulls putting NKorea on terrorism sponsor list

An exterior view of the Sony Pictures Plaza building is seen in Culver City, Calif., Friday, Dec. 19, 2014. President Barack Obama declared Friday that Sony "made a mistake" in shelving the satirical film, "The Interview," about a plot to assassinate North Korea's leader. He pledged the U.S.…

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US mulls adding North Korea to terrorism sponsors

US mulls adding North Korea to terrorism sponsors

HONOLULU — The United States is reviewing whether to put North Korea back on its list of state sponsors of terrorism as Washington decides how to respond to what he calls an “act of cybervandalism,” not one of war, against a movie company.

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Gift Guide: How to pick the right fitness tracker

Gift Guide: How to pick the right fitness tracker

The holidays are here, which means feeling guilty about how much you're eating and how little you're exercising. Gadgets are available to help keep that in balance.

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Obama says North Korea hacked Sony, vows response

Obama says North Korea hacked Sony, vows response

WASHINGTON — President Obama declared Friday that Sony Pictures Entertainment “made a mistake” in holding a satirical film about a plot to assassinate North Korea’s leader and pledged the U.S. would respond “in a place and manner and time that we choose” to the hack attack on Sony that the F…

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What it was like to be a woman on Twitter in 2014

The issues of cyberbullying and harassment are, of course, nothing new.

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Gift Guide: Home products come with connectivity

Gift Guide: Home products come with connectivity

You can start the Mr. Coffee Smart Optimal Brew Coffeemaker remotely.

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