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AT&T Wi-Fi hotspot reportedly stuffs extra ads into Web pages

Stanford computer scientist Jonathan Mayer was recently Web browsing at a U.S. airport when he reportedly noticed there were too many online advertisements.

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Server growth remains healthy in Q2, despite fall in midrange systems

During the period, vendors together saw their server revenue grow by 6.1 percent year over year, to US$13.5 billion. Meanwhile, server shipments increased 3.2 percent from a year ago.

FCC filings suggest a new Nest Thermostat is on the way

The second-generation Nest Learning Thermostat shipped way back in 2012, so a new model would be no real surprise.

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NFL leans on Amazon to store data for Next Gen Stats

Amazon Web Services will store the new mountains of game data, including player tracking via RFID, some of which will be available to NFL fans through Next Gen Stats.

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Uber working on mapping and safety technology at University of Arizona

The partnership lays the groundwork for Uber to develop new technologies that might one day make their way into cars that pick up passengers, or deliver items, without a driver behind the wheel.

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Facebook Moments turns your photos into music videos

New update to standalone photo-sharing app automatically creates short videos from your photo collection.

Apple unveils Apple Watch-Apple's most personal device ever.

Best Buy will have the Apple Watch in all stores by the end of September

After initially saying it would sell the Apple Watch in approximately 300 of its stores, Best Buy has now decided to have it in all of its locations by the end of next month.

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Slack releases 'Add to Slack' button for other apps

The startup has launched a new feature that lets other companies integrate their sites and apps into Slack with a button called "Add to Slack."

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US agency tells electric utilities to shore up authentication

A new U.S. National Institute of Standards and Technology guide for electric utilities offers ways they can shore up their cybersecurity efforts.

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Google Map Maker is now open again for edits

The relaunch comes after Google shut the service down due to high-profile pranks.

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PSA: Don't insert the S Pen into the Note 5 backwards

Unlike previous models of the Note, the S Pen can get stuck rather easily if you insert it the wrong direction.

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GOG Galaxy now lets you roll back busted PC game patches

It's the feature you never know you need until you really need it.

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Pono woes: Neil Young bemoans "lack of resources" for expanding the reach of the lossless music player

Despite a hardcore audience in the tens of thousands, Pono may have trouble expanding its brand of better-than-CD-quality tunes.