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Microsoft Co-Founder Paul Allen Dies At 65

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Facebook says 30 million users were affected by a recent security breach, including 400,000 whose accounts were nearly fully accessed and another 14 million who had broad categories of personal data stolen. Mandel Ngan/AFP/Getty Images hide caption

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Election officials across the country have worked hard to prioritize security ahead of November's midterms, but some strategies could have the unintended effect of sometimes making voting harder. Justin Sullivan/Getty Images hide caption

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Specialists Jay Woods (right) and Thomas McArdle work on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange on Thursday. The market's recent decline was set off by a sharp drop in bond prices and a corresponding increase in yields last week and early this week. Richard Drew/AP hide caption

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Goodbye, Google+ — We Forgot You Existed

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The Pentagon only recently made cybersecurity a priority, the Government Accountability Office says in a new report, which found vulnerabilities in weapons that are under development. Yuri Gripas/Reuters hide caption

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The 'Weaponization' Of Social Media — And Its Real-World Consequences

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Morning News Brief

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Google Hid Data Breach For Months, 'Wall Street Journal' Reports

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How Good — And How Secure — Is Facial Recognition Technology?

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Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg speaks during the annual F8 conference in San Jose, Calif., on May 1. California passed legislation that would allow users to sue for damages for data breaches like the one Facebook recently suffered. Josh Edelson/AFP/Getty Images hide caption

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Why The Tech Industry Wants Federal Control Over Data Privacy Laws

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Some apps, like CBT-I Coach, use proven scientific methods to help people manage their underlying sleep challenges. Mary Mathis/NPR hide caption

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Some Apps May Help Curb Insomnia, Others Just Put You To Sleep

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Robotic arms make cocktails at The Tipsy Robot in Las Vegas. The bar allows customers to create numerous drink combinations after placing their order though an app. Joe Buglewicz for NPR hide caption

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The Robots Are Coming To Las Vegas

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