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A Mile-High Hack: An App That Could Remotely Hijack Planes

By virtually hacking into flight management systems, a German IT consultant showed he can take remote control of planes in the air. The proof-of-concept software raises questions about efforts to secure global flight systems.
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Tepid Reception To Windows 8 Blamed For Drop In PC Sales

A nearly 14 percent drop in first-quarter sales of PCs is attributed in large part to interest in mobile devices — as well as a lukewarm reaction Microsoft's latest operating system.
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Kansas City Slow To Connect With Google's Super Fast Internet

Google has already rolled out an experimental broadband network in parts of Kansas City.
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Osteen Hoaxster Explains: Goal Wasn't To Defame Pastor

The person behind the elaborate online hoax in which a fake website proclaimed Pastor Joel Osteen's intent to renounce Christianity and shut down his influential ministry says that his goal wasn't to attack Osteen personally. And he adds that he has now received thousands of "heartfelt" messages.

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