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Inquiries begin into nude celebrity photo leaks

LOS ANGELES (AP) -- The FBI said Monday it was addressing allegations that online accounts of several celebrities, including Oscar-winner Jennifer Lawrence, had been hacked, leading to the posting of their nude photographs online....
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Alibaba IPO comes with unusual structure

BEIJING (AP) -- Foreigners who want to buy Alibaba Group shares in the Chinese e-commerce giant's U.S. public offering will need to get comfortable with an unusual business structure....
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Top South America hackers rattle Peru's Cabinet

LIMA, Peru (AP) -- The Peruvian hackers have broken into military, police, and other sensitive government networks in Argentina, Colombia, Chile, Venezuela and Peru, defacing websites and extracting sensitive data to strut their programming prowess and make political points....
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Cleveland welcomes growing field of server farms

CLEVELAND (AP) -- Northeast Ohio is hardly ready to usurp Silicon Valley as a high-tech mecca, but a growing number of data centers are choosing to locate in and around Cleveland to take advantage of cheap power, an abundance of fiber-optic cable and one of the safest environments in the country for storing digital information....
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Sony wooing Japanese to PS4 with Dragon Quest

TOKYO (AP) -- Sony is trying to woo Japanese game fans to the PlayStation 4 home console that went on sale in November in the U.S. and Europe, but didn't arrive at stores here until February....
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Chinese e-commerce rivals challenge Alibaba

BEIJING (AP) -- China's biggest property developer, Wanda Group, and Internet giants Baidu and Tencent unveiled a new e-commerce venture Friday in a challenge to industry leader Alibaba Group ahead of its U.S. stock offering....
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Tesla, Chinese firm plan 400 charging stations

BEIJING (AP) -- Tesla Motors Co. and a state-owned Chinese phone carrier announced plans Friday to build 400 charging stations for electric cars in a new bid to promote popular adoption of the technology in China....
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Court won't restore Oracle's $1.3B verdict vs. SAP

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) -- A federal appeals court is refusing Oracle Corp.'s request to reinstate a $1.3 billion verdict it won against German rival SAP SE in a long-running copyright dispute....
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Apple to unveil next products at Sept. 9 event

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) -- Apple's latest product launch will be in a setting that holds a special place in its history, signaling how big this event is for the company....
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Visual search to shop: gimmick or game changing?

NEW YORK (AP) -- Imagine using your phone to snap a photo of the cool pair of sunglasses your friend is wearing and instantly receiving a slew of information about the shades along with a link to order them....
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Opinion Poll

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Do you think the United States should commit to airstrikes in Syria where they have captured a military base? <More Info>

Yes:
No:
Yes:
100%
Total Votes: 6

Yesterday's Poll

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Does the United States spend too much on the military and national security, not enough, or about right?

Not Enough:
75%
About Right:
18%
Too Much:
7%
Total Votes: 25,210