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Silk Road drug marketplace rises from the grave after legal smackdown

The Silk Road online marketplace has resurfaced.

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HealthCare.gov experiences more problems

Users of HealthCare.gov, the troubled insurance-shopping website run by the U.S. government, were having problems logging in and completing applications again on Wednesday, an official said.

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Republicans hammer HHS secretary for HealthCare.gov issues

The site, a key feature of the Affordable Care Act or Obamacare, is one way for uninsured U.S. residents to shop for new coverage soon to be available through the law.

Senators question security at HealthCare.gov

U.S. lawmakers questioned the security of HealthCare.gov, the U.S. government's troubled insurance-shopping website, after reports that one applicant's personal information was shared with another applicant.

Google introduces Helpouts to connect experts with advice-seekers via video

Google has launched a new tool that connects people with experts over live interactive video for free or paid advice, while adding a revenue stream for the company in the form of transaction fees from providers.

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HealthCare.gov team improves site response times

The current page response times are now less than one second but more work is needed, officials said.

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Google, Oracle, Red Hat join effort to fix HealthCare.gov

The extra hands hope to help the government meet a Nov. 30 goal to have the site working smoothly for the large majority of users

Proposal to make websites liable for its user comments faces opposition

The proposed change in the 1996 Communications Decency Act would remove legal protections for websites from state prosecutions for comments that site users make.

HHS head says she's responsible for troubled HealthCare.gov

HHS Secretary Kathleen Sebelius also told the Congressional hearing that the website should be working for the majority of users by the end of November.

Officials target end of November for smooth HealthCare.gov

HealthCare.gov, which has had a dismal start, is one way that uninsured U.S. residents can apply for health insurance under the Affordable Care Act, commonly called Obamacare.