Canada police nab young man in Heartbleed data theft

Federal police said Wednesday they have arrested and charged a 19-year-old man in the theft of 900 Canadian taxpayers' data, which was made vulnerable by the "Heartbleed" bug.

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Scientists find 'Model T Ford' of sharks

JAWS: THE PREQUEL: Scientists have unveiled the impeccably preserved fossilised remains of a shark that lived 325 million years ago.

5 hours ago from ABC Science

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Floating nuclear plants could ride out tsunamis

When an earthquake and tsunami struck the Fukushima Daiichi nuclear plant complex in 2011, neither the quake nor the inundation caused the ensuing contamination. Rather, it was the aftereffects—specifically, ...

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New Google Camera app adds depth to your photos

Google's newest photo app brings panorama effects, Photo Sphere and depth of field effects to all Android devices running KitKat.

14 hours ago from CNET

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Bloomberg: iOS 8 Will Have Shazam's Song Identification Baked In

Can't name that tune? No worry: Bloomberg is reporting that Apple is partnering with Shazam to embed song identification software right into its forthcoming iOS 8.Read more...

1 hours ago from Gizmodo

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Samsung tizen of Android?

Written by: Ray Shaw | Published in: MobilitySamsung must be getting tired of being Apple's punching bag and taking the blows for Google's Android alleged patent infringements. After all, it ...

9 hours ago from iTWire

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Google profits grow, but short of expectations

Google said Wednesday its first quarter profit rose 32 percent from a year ago to $3.45 billion, in results below most Wall Street expectations.

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Wireless industry makes anti-theft commitment

A trade group for wireless providers said Tuesday that the biggest mobile device manufacturers and carriers will soon put anti-theft tools on the gadgets to try to deter rampant smartphone theft.

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This Google App Lets You Control Your Computer From Your Phone

Remote desktops are nothing new, but Google has now released a slick app that makes the process a pleasure rather than wildly frustrating. The new software will let you control your Mac or ...

59 minutes ago from Gizmodo

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Fired Yahoo exec gets $58M for 15 months of work

Yahoo's recently fired chief operating officer, Henrique de Castro, left the Internet company with a severance package of $58 million even though he lasted just 15 months on the job.

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