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ManCrunch Raises The Stakes In Gay Dating Apps

By John McDonald | Jul 3
ManCrunch claims phishing will not happen on its new platform, touting the app's ability to curb profile "surprises" while connecting users to the global market.

Keep Pets Safe Over July 4

By Sue Manning | Jul 3
More pets go missing over the Fourth of July weekend than any other time of year, according to the American Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals. Many seasoned animal lovers know to keep their dogs inside, but many pets are still running away.

Robot Kills Man at Volkswagen Plant

Jul 3
A robot has killed a contractor at one of Volkswagen's production plants in Germany, the automaker said.

Travel Smart: 4 Tips for Cyber Security on the Road

By EDGE | Jul 3
Whether you're taking a personal holiday or a business trip, make sure your cyber security best practices are coming along for the ride.

Rainbow Facebook Photos: Armchair Activism or Shifting Tide?

By Barbara Ortutay | Jul 2
Call it armchair activism. Call it a mark of a shifting tide in public opinion. The rainbows are the latest sign of the important place social media has taken in our lives, when it comes to self-expression, politics and privacy.

Gadgets for the Beach and Getting You There

By Anick Jesdanun | Jul 2
If you're headed to the beach or any other weekend getaway, don't forget these "essential" gadgets.

Lesbians Who Tech Awarded $165,000 Grant

By EDGE | Jul 2
Lesbians Who Tech, an organization that supports and connects LGBTQ women in the field of technology through gatherings across the county, was awarded a $165,000 grant from the Arrillaga-Andreessen Foundation.

Your Face on Your Espresso? Highlights from Tech Show

By Bree Fowler | Jul 2
Imagine staring deep into the foam of your favorite espresso drink and seeing a face looking back at you. Or how about using the charge in your fingers to clean your teeth?

Tweet This: Social Media & Photos Now Allowed on White House Tours

Jul 1
The White House says visitors can now take photos or use social media during public tours of the building.

26 Million Facebook Users Change Profile Picture with Rainbow Pride Filter

By Jason St. Amand | Jun 30
If you've noticed that your Facebook news feed looks a lot gayer, you can thank Facebook's rainbow pride filter. According to CNN 26 million social media users have used the website's free tool to transform their profile picture from drab to fab.

No More Fee: T-Mobile's New Phone-Upgrade Program Explained

Jun 29
T-Mobile is revamping its phone-upgrade program by eliminating a $10-a-month charge for the most popular phones.

Looking for Love on a Dating App? You May Find Music Instead

By Mesfin Fekadu | Jun 29
From Madonna to Mariah Carey, an increasing number of acts are looking to platforms like Tinder and Match to promote their music and reach their fans on-the-go: Madonna's latest album was advertised on Grindr, an app for gay men.

Google's Street View Climbs Yosemite's El Capitan

Jun 29
There are plenty of maps and apps that can guide you to Yosemite National Park. But what if you want to see the top of El Capitan? Carter Evans shows you can climb or just click.

Senators Express Frustration with Takata, Regulators

Jun 26
Senators expressed anger and exasperation with both air bag maker Takata Corp. and federal auto safety regulators over a problem with defective air bag inflators that has escalated into the largest auto-safety recall in U.S. history.

Taylor Swift Will Allow Apple Music to Stream '1989' Album

Jun 25
Taylor Swift is letting Apple Music stream her "1989" album - the only streaming service allowed to do so.

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