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A video game that has turned players into $50,000-a-month entrepreneurs just raised $92 million to turn them into media moguls

Though it has been around for over a decade, the video game Roblox— for smartphones, PCs, and game consoles — might still be flying under your radar.<p>This is especially true if you're, say, older than 13.<p>On Tuesday, Roblox, already profitable, announced a $92 million round of venture-capital funding …

Verizon Slapped With $1.35M Fine For 'Supercookies'

Verizon will pay a $1.35 million fine and agreed to a three-year consent decree after the Federal Communications Commission said it found the company's wireless unit violated the privacy of its users.<p>Verizon Wireless agreed to get consumer consent before sending data about "supercookies" from its …

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Why You Should Use A VPN (Virtual Private Network) For Web Browsing

Within ten years, I predict that being a frequent visitor to one of my sites or any alternative media outlet will make you a “person of interest,” a …

This Indonesian startup will let you know if the mechanic will see you shortly — or nah

Apointr develops an app that allows small businesses to share their schedule and manage their …

100+ Awesome Web Development Tools and Resources

The best and worst thing about being a web developer is that the web is constantly changing. While this is exciting it also means that web developers …

The first 14 apps you should download on your new Android phone

You can do anything with your new Android phone. So many apps. So many possibilities. But where to begin?<p>Here's a list of 15 apps that should get you started:

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10 Movies Every Small Business Owner Should Watch

Downtime is in short supply for small business owners, who usually struggle just to find time for the leisure activities they enjoy.<p>When one of those activities is movie watching, a business owner may even feel guilty about not working. But what if those entrepreneurs could watch movies that …