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IRS: Shutdown will delay tax filing season

The IRS won't start processing returns until at least Jan. 28 and possibly as late as Feb. 4 because it needs time to program and test tax-processing systems.<p>Here's another reason to be annoyed at the 16-day government shutdown: It could delay tax refunds for millions of early filers by one or two …

Billionaire couple donates $10 million to Head Start programs closed by U.S. government shutdown

A philanthropic billionaire couple pledged up to $10 million in an effort to fund Head Start programs that could no longer operate due to the ongoing government shutdown, officials announced on Monday.<p>Laura and John Arnold provided the money needed to reopen the seven Head Start programs in six …

The iPhone 5s will be hard to find at launch, claim reports

Apple broke with tradition when it declined to make the iPhone 5s available for pre-order after its announcement, and now it's looking like low stock might be the reason. According to <i>All Things D,</i> sources at the wireless carriers are claiming that launch inventory will be significantly less than …

Apple confirms event for Sept. 10

Apple has made it official. The company is holding a media event at its Cupertino corporate campus on September 10, presumably to introduce a new iPhone, and we'll see what else.<p>Apple's invitation lacked the cryptic clues you sometimes see prior to one of the company's product unveilings. Colorful …

Four Out of Five Malware Menaces Choose Android

Android is the world’s most widely used smartphone operating system. It’s also the one most often targeted by malware ne’er-do-wells.<p>According to a …

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Watch: The Best Science Vines

Amazing science videos, in six-second bites.<p>On August 15th, GE put forth a call: make the best science-themed Vine video you can. Vines are short, 6-second clips, often looping, made with a simple app and very little editing features. Pause and record are pretty much all you get. But the responses …