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From ebola to Flappy Bird: These are the most popular Google Searches of 2014

Google's top trending searches for 2014 are out and the top searches for gamers might surprise you.

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BMW wants your smartwatch to park your car for you

Cars will be able to find a parking place on their own by 2020 with the help of sensors and digital plans

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How Fancred is challenging Facebook for your sports fandom

With a revamped profile and gamification, the sports-focused social network aims to undercut its major-league rivals.

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Quantum physics deployed in quest for fraud-proof credit cards

Researchers say attackers would be hard-pressed to hack a card with Quantum-Secure Authentication

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Voyce, the sensor-packed wellness wearable for dogs, will ship in February for $300

Better late than never, the long-overdue health and activity tracker promises to deliver canine wellness data that not even your vet can record.

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This is not spam: How to create bulk emails in Microsoft Outlook 2013

With a little help from Microsoft Word, Outlook makes it easy to create and send mass personalized emails.

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'The tablet is my device of choice': Why PC creator Mark Dean has largely abandoned his electronic child

Thanks, Dad? Mark Dean, who helped created the original IBM PC, predicted his creation's death three years ago. PCWorld checks back to see how he feels about it now.

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US Senator Al Franken unhappy with Uber answers on user data

Franken asked about Uber's so-called 'God View' tool and how widely it's used

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HBO Go arrives on Amazon’s Fire TV streaming box

Service offerings for Amazon’s set-top box catches up with Apple TV, Chromecast, and Roku, but the Amazon Fire TV Stick won't get it until the spring.

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Illinois hospital reports data blackmail

Clay County Hospital faced a demand for money to keep patient data from being revealed

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Hackers to Sony staff: Email us to keep your secrets private

The latest message is accompanied by more leaked emails

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Internet tax moratorium extended again

The moratorium will continue for another year, but the Senate's action leads to debate over net neutrality taxes.

Want to stay anonymous? Don't wear a camera

Next time you strap on a GoPro or other wearable camera, keep in mind that your movement pattern could be identified like a fingerprint.