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Harry Bradford is an Associate Editor for HuffPost Business and HuffPost Small Business. His writing has appeared on Newsweek.com and AOL News, among other publications.

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Everything We Know About The Unnamed Celebrity Photo Hacker

(0) Comments | Posted September 2, 2014 | 10:21 AM

By now, basically everyone knows that a large batch of nude celebrity photos was uploaded to the Internet on Sunday.

The photos are believed to have been first uploaded to the Internet via relatively obscure forums like 4Chan and AnonIB, but were shared more...

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New Leaked 'iPhone 6' Photos? New Leaked 'iPhone 6' Photos!

(140) Comments | Posted August 29, 2014 | 3:10 PM

Apple's widely rumored unveiling of the new iPhone on September 9th is still a ways off. Until then we have these leaked photos to sustain us.

Five photos leaked on the Chinese social network Feng.com show what may be the components for the new...

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Amazon Finally Updates Its Ancient Login Screen

(25) Comments | Posted August 29, 2014 | 2:36 PM

Amazon may be at the cutting edge of the tech world, but for a long time its dedication to innovation has had one glaring exception: its login page, which looks almost Craigslist-like in its hideousness.

But apparently, that's changing now. After an uncomfortably long stint, some users are reporting that...

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How To Turn Hershey's New Logo Into A Poop Emoji In 5 Steps

(50) Comments | Posted August 28, 2014 | 6:04 PM

Hershey unveiled a new logo Thursday. Building on its old Hersey kiss logo, the revamp was designed by goDutch, an Ohio-based creative consultancy.

And we have to say it does make us want to go something. Mainly number 2.

In fact, you can turn the whole thing...

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Bored By Your Instagram Friends? Here Are 28 Refreshing Accounts To Follow

(1) Comments | Posted August 28, 2014 | 10:00 AM

No one needs to see more photos of babies and brunch on Instagram. We all know this. The difficulty is in finding accounts that breathe some much-needed fresh air into our sometimes monotonous feeds.

That's why we've compiled the following list of accounts that embody everything that's right about...

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19 Eerie Photos That Put America's Problems In Plain Sight

(128) Comments | Posted August 27, 2014 | 7:43 AM

Seeing an abandoned home can be a bit creepy. But seeing one that represents the decline of an entire way of life? That should elicit an even more solemn reaction.

Nineteen pictures of abandoned homes shared with The Huffington Post by photographer Seph Lawless offer just such a...

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The 'iPhone 6' Could Be A Whole Lot More Expensive

(132) Comments | Posted August 25, 2014 | 8:01 AM

Here's one reality about the new iPhone that Apple fans might not be so excited about: It might be the priciest iPhone yet.

Many expect the so-called iPhone 6 to be a complete overhaul of the 5S, packed with several new features that could push costs up. Back in April,...

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Twitter Bans Graphic Images Of James Foley's Beheading

(19) Comments | Posted August 20, 2014 | 1:09 PM

Twitter announced early Wednesday morning that users sharing the graphic images showing the Islamic State's beheading of American journalist James Foley could have their accounts suspended.

The social media service said it would "remove imagery of deceased individuals in certain circumstances."

It was accompanied by a tweet from...

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Here's A DIY Hack To Get Back At Terrible Customer Service Reps

(89) Comments | Posted August 20, 2014 | 7:48 AM

After several people used recorded phone calls to out customer service reps for bad behavior, it turns out using a microphone during your call might improve your chances of a decent customer experience. The trouble is, how do you do it?

You might think of the obvious option...

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Watch Ferguson Shooting Take Over Twitter In Mesmerizing Graphic

(8) Comments | Posted August 15, 2014 | 11:23 AM

Facebook may have five times as many users, but Twitter now plays a vital role in how news spreads.

You can see the scale of Twitter's influence in a visualization showing tweets relating to the unrest in Ferguson, Missouri after Michael Brown was...

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The Original iPad: Revealed

(1) Comments | Posted August 14, 2014 | 11:52 AM

Turns out you have a lot more in common with the six-year-olds of today than you thought:

You also learned your ABCs on an iPad.

We came across this clever...

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Soon We'll All Be Having Sex With Robots, Maybe: Scientist

(55) Comments | Posted August 13, 2014 | 11:52 AM

If you take selfies now, you could be boning robots later.

That’s the message, basically, of researcher Stowe Boyd of GigaOM Research, who was quoted in a recent report by Pew Research on the role robotics and Artificial Intelligence will play in our future daily lives. The report...

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The Entire History Of Amazon Kindle In 1 GIF

(5) Comments | Posted August 12, 2014 | 4:27 PM

In case you've forgotten how clunky the Amazon Kindle used to look, check out this new GIF chronicling the e-reader's transformation from 2007 to today.

Created by tech review site Gadget Love, the animation shows Kindle shedding its cumbersome keyboard, then a few arrow buttons, before finally...

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This Phone Plan Lets You Pay For Facebook And Nothing Else

(2) Comments | Posted July 31, 2014 | 1:16 PM

If all you do on your smartphone is check Facebook, why should should have to pay for all those other functions that are going unused?

That’s the question that inspired Sprint's new Virgin Mobile Custom plan. The plan lets users customize exactly what smartphone services they want to...

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Most Airbnb Rentals Go Perfectly. Then There Are These Horror Stories

(6) Comments | Posted July 29, 2014 | 12:04 PM

In the six years since Airbnb was founded, the rental-sharing website has seen its share of bad apples. And by bad apples, we mean terrifying, life-altering nightmares.

Around 17 million guests have now used Airbnb, and the site says that most enjoyed travel experiences as wonderful as they were affordable....

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The City Where A Third Of All People Are Millionaires

(16) Comments | Posted July 25, 2014 | 9:43 AM

If you want to hang with the rich, head to Monaco, where nearly a third of the people are millionaires.

The city-state boasts a higher percentage of millionaires than any other place in the world, according to a recent report by Spear's magazine and wealth...

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19 Times People Tried To Claim Absurdly Basic Ideas As Their Own

(23) Comments | Posted July 18, 2014 | 7:37 AM

There are plenty of people who deserve the credit they received for a brilliant idea. Think of Eli Whitney and his Cotton Gin or C.L. Fender and his electric guitar. We can all agree these guys should be recognized for their contributions to the world.

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If You Put That Comcast Break-Up Call In Text Message Format, Something Hilarious Happens

(52) Comments | Posted July 16, 2014 | 12:31 PM

Breaking up with a clingy, obsessive significant other is a process marked by stage after stage of mind games and desperate entreaties to stay together. But is breaking up with your cable company even more annoying?

We might finally have an answer thanks to a recent call with a

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29 Things We'll Miss About Malls When They're Dead And Gone

(24) Comments | Posted July 11, 2014 | 7:14 AM

America's shopping malls are dying a slow, painful death. And they're taking our teenage memories with them.

1. Like that fresh mall smell.

2. And having a convenient place to get away from the parents.

3. Or if you're a parent, having...

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Washington's First Day Of Legal Weed Looks Pretty Fun (PHOTOS)

(23) Comments | Posted July 8, 2014 | 3:00 PM

If you're 21 years or older and live in Washington state, congrats! Starting Tuesday, you can legally buy weed without a prescription. It's a big day in the state's history for sure. So how are people handling this momentous occasion?

Some got in line early. As they...

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