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27 Ways to Learn to Program Online

Whether you are looking to switch careers and become a full-time programmer, want to try to build a website or app on the side, or are just looking to round out your skill set, learning to code has certainly been something a lot of people have started to do lately. And while being a programmer …

Everything You Need to Know About the Bitcoin Protocol

<i>This research is courtesy of Sander Duivestein, professional speaker and trendwatcher at VINT, the International Research Institute of Sogeti, and Patrick Savalle, founder and technical director at Mobbr crowd payments.</i><p>Bitcoin is big news again. The digital cryptocurrency is on the frontpage of …

Secret court approves Obama's limits on NSA phone record collection

The secret FISA court has approved two of President Barack Obama's proposed changes to how the NSA can use its collection of American phone records. While many of Obama's suggestions will take months to implement, if they go into effect at all, Director of National Intelligence James Clapper wrote …

Google fears France's privacy notification order will ruin its homepage

Search giant requests suspension of order from French courts<p>Google is trying to avoid public shaming by asking a French court to suspend an order forcing the company to notify users of its recent €150,000 fine, reports <i>The Wall Street Journal</i>. France's privacy watchdog, the Commission Nationale de …

Feds scold Samsung for using standards-essential patents to seek iPhone ban

Advertisement<p>2 Comments<p>Credit: Suzanne Tucker/Shutterstock<p>The Department of Justice on Friday announced the end of an investigation into a …

Department of Justice ends investigation into Samsung's potential patent abuse

The US Justice Department announced today that it will close its investigation into Samsung's use of patents to attack rivals like Apple. This decision comes after Samsung filed a patent infringement complaint against Apple at the US International Trade Commission and won an order in June 2013 to …

WSJ: NSA collects data from less than one-fifth of all cellphone records

The National Security Agency might be busy collecting your <i>Angry Birds</i> high scores, but our previous notions that the government is collecting all of our phone data may be over-exaggerated, according to the <i>Wall Street Journal.</i> The publication reported this morning that in reality, the agency …