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Researchers reveal the default password for a credit card terminal

Many users never changed the password thinking it was unique to them, so they've remained the same for decades. And here it is.

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Google sales hit a speed bump in Q1

Total sales grew by 12 percent, below analysts' projections.

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Amazon says its cloud is 'a $5 billion business'

AWS generated $1.57 billion for Amazon in the first three months of 2015

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Valve now allows devs to charge for Steam Workshop mods, community riots

Valve says it's to support mod developers. Community says Valve is made up of money-grubbing Hitlers. The truth is maybe somewhere in the middle.

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DOD wants to rebuild trust with the technology industry

The military needs private partners to combat the nation's cybersecurity problems, Carter says

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Enterprise software vendors ready Apple Watch apps

Microsoft and Good Technology are among the software vendors that have created business-focused apps for the smartwatch

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Comcast said to abandon Time Warner merger plan

Official announcement could come as early as Friday, says report.

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FTC complains retail tracking firm didn't notify customers

Nomi falsely told customers they could opt out of tracking, the agency says

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SwiftKey Beta gives its myriad settings an extreme makeover with the Hub

The predict-your-typing company also reveals it's partnering with Dashlane in an effort to automatically enter your passwords on mobile.

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Red Hat broadens programming language support

RHEL can now support multiple versions of a single programming language, such as Python

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House passes second cyberthreat information-sharing bill

The new bill will be combined with another one that privacy groups have questioned

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Microsoft attacks Chromebooks with new, cheaper Surface 3 for schools

Microsoft says it is developing a new low-end Surface 3 for schools, which it will sell at a 10 percent discount.

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Acer unveils two new budget-friendly Android tablets

The Acer Iconia Tab 10 is targeted at the education space, while the Iconia Tab 8 touts a 'highly-accurate touch experience' and is only $149.