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130 years later, modern software helps complete Gaudi's architectural masterpiece
Is Eric Schmidt in North Korea to negotiate a hostage release?
Mercenary Hackers Appear To Be Behind An Insane Global Espionage Campaign
Bill Gates on Steve Jobs on "60 Minutes"

T3Media Opens Up Its Media Licensing Platform, Letting Anyone Sell Photos Or Videos Online

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Nowadays nearly everyone has a mobile device with a video and still camera on it, and nearly everyone puts the best of that media to the Internet, whether it be to post photos to Flickr or Facebook, or uploading videos to YouTube. But even though there’s a growing demand for...
T3Media Opens Up Its Media Licensing Platform, Letting Anyone Sell Photos Or Videos Online

Twitter co-founder Dorsey's advice to young innovators

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Jack Dorsey tells CBS News a key is to "never feel like you've made it." [Read more]...
Twitter co-founder Dorsey's advice to young innovators

Animal Testing Banned In All Cosmetics Sold In The European Union

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Activists celebrated the implementation of the new regulation on Monday. Animal rights activists rejoice: A total ban on animal testing by cosmetic companies is now in effect in the European Union. The ban requires that all new cosmetics and their ingredients sold in the EU do not use animal...
Animal Testing Banned In All Cosmetics Sold In The European Union

US elections 2012: top 50 Twitter accounts to follow

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Follow the 2012 US presidential elections with our selection of the 50 top Twitter accounts for the latest news and viewsWith the 2012 US presidential election heating up, we've selected the top 50 Twitter accounts for following the latest news and analysis, so you can keep up with all the...
US elections 2012: top 50 Twitter accounts to follow

Hollywood Agents Talk About Technology In Entertainment [TCTV]

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Brent Weinstein and Eric Kuhn stopped by the studio to talk about technology in entertainment, and these guys are worth listening to. Brent is Head of Digital Media for United Talent Agency in Los Angeles, where he oversees the agency’s work in online entertainment, social media, video games, and...
Hollywood Agents Talk About Technology In Entertainment [TCTV]

Where to watch the Democratic National Convention live online

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Last week, the Republicans had their turn. Now it’s up to the Democrats to convene in Charlotte, North Carolina and reaffirm their support for President Barack Obama. The event will be closely covered on TV, but office workers and others who can’t follow the event on their television can turn...
Where to watch the Democratic National Convention live online

Where to watch the 2012 presidential election live online

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Millions of people all over the U.S. will flock to the polls Tuesday to make their vote count; and later, everyone will be glued to the screen to find out how the country has voted. Pretty much all the big news organizations are streaming their live coverage online, so you...
Where to watch the 2012 presidential election live online

Steve Jobs gets a Grammy for work on the iPod and iTunes

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The late Steve Jobs was honored with a Grammy Trustees Award on Saturday for his contributions to the music industry, which included helping to develop the iPod and reshaping the way music is sold with the iTunes Store. The award is meant to “recognize contributions to the music industry...
Steve Jobs gets a Grammy for work on the iPod and iTunes

Thiel's college dropout plan scrutinized by '60 Minutes'

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Investor and entrepreneur tells the CBS news magazine that a college degree is unnecessary for financial success, but critics call his program an elitist ploy. [Read more]...
Thiel's college dropout plan scrutinized by '60 Minutes'
Talk Radio Startup Stitcher Adds An Election Center

John McAfee blogs for justice, issues $25,000 reward for those responsible in death of Gregory Faull

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John McAfee, famed anti-virus software designer, now a wanted suspect in Belize, has penned a post on his blog that states that if he’s captured, he has pre-written enough content to keep his site alive for at least a year and that he has set aside a reward of $25,000...
John McAfee blogs for justice, issues $25,000 reward for those responsible in death of Gregory Faull

[Infographic] A Look Back at UNIVAC

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It was the first computer - ever - and it was turned on in March of 1951 for the U.S. Census Bureau. The UNIVAC, or Universal Automatic Computer, was big: an entire room, filled with more than 5,000 vacuum tubes and consuming 150 kW of power. It operated at a...
[Infographic] A Look Back at UNIVAC
How to watch the presidential debates online

Hacks and the City: Candace Bushnell jumps on hacking trend | Media Monkey

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It's not just the Pentagon, multinationals and high profile politicians who get their computers hacked these days - media organisations are clearly also targets, as the Syrian Electronic Army's recent attacks on AP, CBS News and the Guardian show. The latest victim is Sex and the City author Candace Bushnell...
Hacks and the City: Candace Bushnell jumps on hacking trend | Media Monkey

'60 Minutes' shows how Gaudi's Sagrada Familia inches toward completion, with help from some aeronautical software

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Barcelona's Sagrada Familia has been a labor of love. Still unfinished over 130 years since construction started, Antoni Gaudi's designs have been given a boost through advanced software more typically used in aeronautical projects. CBS' 60 Minutes took a look at the recent development of the huge church, a...
'60 Minutes' shows how Gaudi's Sagrada Familia inches toward completion, with help from some aeronautical software
Where to watch the first 2012 presidential debate live online

New York Post under fire over cover featuring Boston Marathon 'suspects'

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Gawker and CBS News confirm two men pictured on Post front page are not 'suspects' in Boston Marathon bombing• Follow live updates on the Boston investigation False reports on Wednesday that a suspect had been arrested in the Boston attacks damaged the credibility of the news outlets that carried the...
New York Post under fire over cover featuring Boston Marathon 'suspects'
How 'liking' a Facebook post in the Philippines could get you tossed in jail
How to stay powered up as Hurricane Sandy comes down

Where to watch the 2012 third presidential debate live online

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This is it: President Obama and Governor Romney will meet Monday to face off the third and final presidential debate before the election next month. This time around, it will be all about foreign policy issues. The event will be held in Boca Raton, Fla., and and once again broadcasted...
Where to watch the 2012 third presidential debate live online

Someone Just Used WiFi To Put Hardcore Porn On Best Buy's In-Store TVs

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Gloria Berg was browsing TVs at the local Best Buy with son and grandchildren when suddenly some hardcore pornography was flashed on one of the TV screens. Here's how she described it to the local CBS news outlet: "It was extremely, extremely pornographic image," customer Gloria Berg says.  "I...
Someone Just Used WiFi To Put Hardcore Porn On Best Buy's In-Store TVs

If you were offline this weekend, here's your Monday tech news catchup

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Look. Away. From. The. Internet. Yes, it’s hard to do, but if you somehow managed it this weekend, here’s a catchup of what you missed. We’ve included a roundup of the news and good reads from The Next Web and beyond. In the news Facebook’s new temporary dev office in...
If you were offline this weekend, here's your Monday tech news catchup

Online security: your two-factor authorization checklist

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Twitter reportedly is getting ready to roll out two-factor authentication in the coming weeks--a development that comes not a moment too soon as the company's current security efforts fall short. Take Tuesday, when the state of Twitter's account security was on full display as hackers took over the Associated...
Online security: your two-factor authorization checklist

The new paradigm of live news: 5 takeaways

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With the advent of streaming, live video news is cheap and ubiquitous but no one is sure what to do with it. Established TV companies like ABC must decide how the era of internet streams meshes with their traditional broadcasting model. Meanwhile, upstarts like the Huffington Post are cranking out...
The new paradigm of live news: 5 takeaways

Science communication goes viral | Anna Perman

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A project to encapsulate the work of a science lab and make it accessible succeeded beyond its creators wildest expectationsWhen you create something and send it out into the big wide world, sometimes it has an impact that you could never expect. I'll guess that when Tim Berners-Lee invented the...
Science communication goes viral | Anna Perman

Ahead Of The Presidential Debates, Ustream Is Launching A Redesign To Highlight News And Trending Videos

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Live streaming startup Ustream has come a long way over the last several years, but one thing holding it back is its homepage, which is a hodgepodge of “featured” and recommended live stream feeds, some of which are active, some of which click through to archived, on-demand videos. It’s not...
Ahead Of The Presidential Debates, Ustream Is Launching A Redesign To Highlight News And Trending Videos
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