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Mystery Solved? Australian Says He's Bitcoin Founder

PERSONAL TECH | By Gregory Katz | May 2
An Australian man long rumored to be associated with the digital currency Bitcoin has publicly identified himself as its creator, a claim that would end one of the biggest mysteries in the tech world.

Three Apps You Can Hookup On and Didn't Know It

PERSONAL TECH | By Chris Ayla | May 1
The list of hookup apps is spreading worse than the Macarena craze. But I've noticed a trend in these new up-and-cumming (pun intended) apps where it's becoming more difficult to just do... a... simple... hookup.

Review: Kindle Oasis Aims at Avid Readers, Pricey for Others

PERSONAL TECH | By Mae Anderson | May 1
The Kindle Oasis is Amazon's sleekest, lightest e-book reader yet - and at $290, unnecessary unless you're a die-hard reader.

Gov't Launches New Website for Student Loan Borrowers

PERSONAL TECH | By Kevin Freking | May 1
The Department of Education has launched a new website to help people with student loans find a repayment option that best suits their needs.

Social Media Fumble Affects Tunsil's NFL Stock

PERSONAL TECH | By David Brandt | Apr 30
Laremy Tunsil tumbled down the NFL draft board Thursday night after a bizarre video of him was posted on his Twitter account minutes before the start of the proceedings, potentially costing the offensive lineman millions of dollars.

In Internet Age, Pirate Radio Arises As Surprising Challenge

PERSONAL TECH | By Ben Finley | Apr 30
In the age of podcasts and streaming services, you might think pirate radio is low on the list of concerns of federal lawmakers and broadcasters. You'd be wrong.

Dyson Looks to Electrify Hair Dryer Industry

Apr 30
Founder James Dyson hopes their latest invention, the Supersonic hair dryer, will revolutionize your routine.

Japan Abandons Costly X-ray Satellite Lost in Space

SCIENCE | Apr 29
Japan's space agency has abandoned its efforts to restore the operations of a multimillion-dollar satellite that was to probe the mysteries of black holes using X-ray telescopes.

Fraud Probe in Polygamous Town Aided by Surveillance Video

PERSONAL TECH | By Brady McCombs | Apr 29
Investigators took aerial videos and installed surveillance cameras at a polygamous town's general store to gather evidence in a multimillion-dollar food stamp fraud case, prosecutors revealed Wednesday.

SpaceX Aims to Send 'Red Dragon' Capsule to Mars in 2018

SCIENCE | By Marcia Dunn | Apr 28
The company's billionaire founder and chief executive Elon Musk announced Wednesday via Twitter that he plans to send a Dragon capsule to land on the red planet as early as 2018.

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