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Entries by Drew Guarini from 02/2014

Flappy Bird Tips: How To Get A High Score Without Cheats

Posted 02.03.2014 | Technology

'Flappy Bird' is an insanely irritating, difficult and frustrating game which combines a super-steep difficulty curve with bad, boring graphics and je...

Alleged Silk Road Founder Ross William Ulbricht Indicted In New York

Posted 02.04.2014 | Technology

NEW YORK (AP) — A San Francisco man was indicted on Tuesday on charges he was the mastermind behind a secret website that brokered more than $1 bill...

Google Picks Longtime Executive Susan Wojcicki To Head YouTube

Posted 02.05.2014 | Technology

(Reuters) - Google Inc executive Susan Wojcicki has been appointed new head of the company's YouTube video business, a source familiar with the matter...

Snapchat Hack Is Sending People Deliciously Dangerous Smoothies

Posted 02.12.2014 | Technology

Snapchat may have another security issue, but at least this one is delicious-looking (but still dangerous). On Monday, Wired's Joe Brown reported t...

Arrests Made In Connection To Illicit Online Drug 'Utopia'

Posted 02.13.2014 | Technology

BERLIN (AP) — Five men have been arrested in Germany and the Netherlands in a sting operation against a website allegedly used to sell illegal drugs...

The 10 Richest U.S. Presidents: 24/7 Wall St.

Posted 02.15.2014 | Business

Former Secretary of State Hillary Clinton is the front-runner for the 2016 Democratic presidential ticket, according to most political pundits. The pr...

Kickstarter Hacked, Site Says Some Data Stolen

Posted 02.15.2014 | Technology

Hackers breached the crowdfunding website Kickstarter and made off with some user information, the site revealed on Saturday. In a blog post, Kicks...

The Crushingly Expensive Mistake Killing Your Retirement

Posted 02.16.2014 | Business
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Humans are horrible at understanding compound interest, and it's making our golden years much less so....

Volkswagen Works Council Set To Seek Labor Representation At Tenn. Plant

Posted 02.16.2014 | Business

* Labour influence key to VW's strategy * Workers on Friday voted against representation by UAW union * VW labour repre...

Moviefone Isn't Taking Your Calls Anymore

Posted 02.24.2014 | Technology

For Moviefone, the line is finally going dead. After 25 years, the company will be shutting down its 777-FILM phone line, which residents of major ...

Google Is Lobbying Against Lawmakers Who Say Glass Distracts Drivers

Posted 02.25.2014 | Technology

By Dan Levine SAN FRANCISCO (Reuters) - Google is lobbying officials in at least three U.S. states to stop proposed restrictions on dri...

Netflix Video Says What We All Think About Amazon's Ridiculous Drones

Posted 02.25.2014 | Technology

In a spoof video released earlier this month, Netflix teases a new "Drone 2 Home" same day DVD delivery service, meant to be an answer to Amazon's Pri...

Boeing Black Smartphone Will Delete All Its Data If You Open Its Case

Posted 02.27.2014 | Technology

Boeing Co(BA.N) on Wednesday unveiled a smartphone that appears to come straight from a James Bond spy movie. In addition to encrypting calls, any ...

Comcast Admits It Doesn't 'Give A Fuck' In Perfect Parody Video

Posted 02.28.2014 | Technology

Concerned about how Comcast's potential purchase of Time Warner Cable may lead to even worse customer service, higher prices and general hellish frust...