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Creator of spying app arrested

The creator of StealthGenie, a mobile app marketed as a tool for spying on cheating spouses and keeping tabs on children, has been arrested, according to federal authorities.

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EBay spinning off PayPal as separate company

EBay is spinning off its online payment service PayPal as a separate company.

The move, which has long been urged by some Wall Street analysts, was announced Tuesday. It is expected to take place in the second half of 2015.

The news sent shares of eBa...

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People are now bending iPhones in Apple Stores

Curiosity takes people to some weird places sometimes. To find out whether the iPhone 6 Plus can actually bend, some are testing it out for themselves -- in Apple Stores.

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Microsoft introduces Windows 10

Meet the new and improved Windows. No, it's not Windows 9 -- Microsoft is going straight from Windows 8 to Windows 10.

Ello

From Ello.co

Does Ello have what it takes to be the anti-Facebook?

In the past week, social network Ello gained much more traction than even its seven founders anticipated.

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Reuters

Facebook ads now showing up across the Web

Facebook is expanding its advertising reach. The company launched a new line of business Monday that will display advertisements on sites across the Web on computers and mobile devices.

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Apple

Apple iPhone 6 finally cleared for launch in China

Apple has finally been granted regulatory approval by the Chinese government to sell the iPhone 6 and iPhone 6 Plus.

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CNN

Hong Kong's young protesters use tech tactics

Armed with top-of-the-line phones on some of the world's fastest mobile networks, Hong Kong's young protesters are able to organize themselves at a lightning pace older generations of activists could have only dreamed of.

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China censors Hong Kong protests

News articles, social media posts and images about Hong Kong's pro-democracy protests are being heavily censored behind China notorious firewall.

Chinese state-run news outlets have largely ignored the pro-democracy protests except for the same Xinhu...

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New hack threatens payment cards at Albertsons

Hackers tried to get payment card information using malware in Albertsons supermarkets and other stores, the company announced Monday.

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How iPhone apps could affect your insurance

The life insurance industry may have a new tool to help determine rates for customers: the iPhone.

As part of Apple's new mobile operating system, developers can build apps that measure things like heart rate, sleep, weight and blood pressure. If user...

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PayPal now lets shops accept Bitcoin

PayPal, meet Bitcoin.

This week, the payment processing company PayPal took its first venture into the world of all-digital money.

Merchants that work with eBay's PayPal can now easily start accepting payments from customers that use Bitcoin, an indep...

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Hello Ello (Peace out, Facebook!)

Say hello to Ello, the ad-free social network capitalizing on the perception that it's the "anti-Facebook."

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From Apple

Apple fixes software bug in iPhone 6

Apple has released a revised version of its new iOS operating system to fix the bugs that have been plaguing some iPhone 6 users.

INSIDE YOUR TOWN

East Penn municipalities pledge unity in comprehensive plan talks

EMMAUS, Pa.

There's a saying: Winners don't quit and quitters never win.

Olympic gold medalist Marty Nothstein gets kids involved in cycling

Nothstein leads cycling league
TREXLERTOWN, Pa.

Olympic gold medalist Marty Nothstein is encouraging kids to get involved in cycling through a unique cycling league he's part of in Trexlertown.

Vigil honors Easton fire victims

Vigil remembers fire victims
EASTON, Pa.

Family and friends gathered at a vigil in Easton Tuesday evening to mark one year since a fire claimed the lives of three people.

Nazareth Area Middle School scores Blue Ribbon distinction

Nazareth Middle School
NAZARETH, Pa.

Nazareth Area Middle School has scored quite a distinction. The school is one of 337 schools across the country to receive the recognition of National Blue Ribbon School for 2014.

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