Matthew Morookian

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Officers sue Cleveland over 2012 police shooting

Officers involved in a 2012 shooting in Cleveland are suing the city and police officials, alleging racial discrimination.<p>They claim the defendants have a pattern of treating non-African American officers harsher than African American officers, when it comes to officer-involved shootings of African …

Spying cell towers may be spread across US

There are at least 19 bogus cellphone towers operating across the United States that could be used to spy upon, and even hijack, passing mobile phones.<p>So says Les Goldsmith, head of ESD America, a company that imports and sells tightly secured mobile phones that can detect "baseband" hacking …

The Web Cookie Is Dying. Here's The Creepier Technology That Comes Next

It may raise hackles to think that U.S. intelligence officials might be monitoring your telephone and Internet communications, but for most of us it’s only the marketers who are really interested in our everyday online activities. And with many billions of dollars at stake, companies are …

How Working Remotely Changed My Life (and Can Change Yours, Too)

<i>Justin is the Product Manager for Industry Mailout. He’s passionate about building products that delight customers, and also blogs on justinjackson.ca and tweets via @mijustin</i><p>Working remotely is a hot topic of debate these past years. Many companies are beginning to allow the flexibility to help …

Obamacare's tech no easy fix

Silicon Valley always knew it couldn’t fix Washington and its bureaucratic messes. Now it has even more proof.<p>The HealthCare.gov debacle has reinforced the divide between the global capital of innovation and an establishment culture known for clunky methods, stilted processes and government …

Here are 5 ways iOS 7 can help the enterprise

Advertisement<p>4 Comments<p>Since the release of the first beta release to developers in June 2013, iOS 7 has been making news in the tech world. With the …

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Insurers limiting doctors, hospitals in health insurance market

The doctor can't see you now.<p>Consumers may hear that a lot more often after getting health insurance under President<p>Obama'sAffordable Care Act.<p>To hold down premiums, major insurers in California have sharply limited the number of doctors and hospitals available to patients in the state's new health …

Health Care

10 Fascinating Photographs that Look Like Paintings

While we've all seen our fair share of hyperrealistic and photorealistic art, or paintings and sculptures that look amazingly like photographs, it's not too often that we come across photos that look like paintings. Throughout the five-plus years we've been around, we've seen these unbelievable …

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Walmart In LA's Chinatown Has Opened, Despite Major Protest (PHOTOS)

<b>Despite all these people saying they didn't want it...</b><p><i>Photo by Getty Images/Joe Klamar</i><p><b>This is now a reality. Downtown LA's first Walmart -- Chinatown-style:</b><p><i>Photos by Kathleen Miles</i><p>A new Walmart, which is one-fifth the size of the company's regular stores, opened in downtown LA's historic Chinatown …

Are You Prepared? Record Number Of Cyber Attacks Target Small Business

There are 5 simple things every business can do to reduce cyber security risk.<i>“Give a man a fish and you feed him for a day. Teach a man to phish and he’ll use your credit card to buy dinner.”</i><p>If you think your business is too small to be an attractive target for cyber criminals or you don’t have …

How the Internet is killing innovation

<i>Rob May is CEO and cofounder of Backupify.</i><p>I believed the same lies that you still believe, for a long time. I was in college during the early days of the World Wide Web, and like others, I rejoiced in the incredible access to knowledge it provided, and diversity of thought it promoted. So when I …