Cyberattack Against Spam-Fighting Organization One Of The Largest Ever

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A woman views a Mitt Romney campaign ad in September, a month after the launch of an online government database that is supposed to make it easier for the public to see what political ads air in big markets, and how much is spent on them. Karen Bleier /AFP/Getty Images hide caption

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Exploring The World's Highest Peaks From Your Couch

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A dispute between an anti-spam group and a Dutch hosting company is causing major congestion, leading to delays in reaching sites like Netflix. iStockphoto hide caption

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The Solar Impulse, a solar-powered plane, flies over Switzerland. The makers will be journeying across the U.S. this spring, hoping the flight helps challenge assumptions about what solar technology can do. Courtesy of Solar Impulse hide caption

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Solar-Powered Plane Uses Its Lightness To Fly In The Dark

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University of Washington computer science student Laura McFarlane and her team work on their smartphone app aimed at helping girls being illegally trafficked get help. Sara Lerner/NPR hide caption

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More Than Just Angry Birds, Apps Can Have A Humanitarian Side Too

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Nick d'Aloisio displays his mobile application Summly, which Yahoo recently purchased for a reported $30 million. But the Internet company is killing the app and integrating the algorithm that drives it into its own technology. Matt Dunham/AP hide caption

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Yahoo Buys News App From British Teenager For A Reported $30 Million

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The buttons, symbols and signs on many modern TV remotes make for one confusing user interface. iStockphoto.com hide caption

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Why Are TV Remotes So Terrible?

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Google co-founder Sergey Brin wears Google Glass glasses at an event on the University of California, San Francisco's Mission Bay campus on Feb. 20. Jeff Chiu/AP hide caption

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In A World That's Always On, We Are Trapped In The 'Present'

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