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07.21.14
Anti-surveillance advocates want you to run an open, secure WiFi router
07.21.14

Anti-surveillance advocates want you to run an open, secure WiFi router

Plenty of WiFi routers have guest modes for visitors; some companies base their entire business mo...

By J. Fingas,   07.21.14
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06.03.14
FDA makes it easy for apps to give you public health data
06.03.14

FDA makes it easy for apps to give you public health data

Want to know if it's safe to buy an unknown foodstuff or medicine when you're already at the store...

By J. Fingas,   06.03.14
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05.10.14
The US is opening up the Smithsonian's digitized art collection
05.10.14

The US is opening up the Smithsonian's digitized art collection

The White House promised that it would open up government data last year, and it's now expanding t...

By J. Fingas,   05.10.14
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04.04.14
Ask Massively: What happened to open-world MMOs?
04.04.14

Ask Massively: What happened to open-world MMOs?

A reader named Gabe emailed Massively last year with two questions (I'm getting through all the ema...

By B. Royce,   04.04.14
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03.25.14
Microsoft makes MS-DOS and Word for Windows source code public
03.25.14

Microsoft makes MS-DOS and Word for Windows source code public

Microsoft believes the children are our future, and to prove it, it's teamed up with the Computer...

By C. Trout,   03.25.14
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01.28.14
Transparent development tales from three indies baring it all online
01.28.14

Transparent development tales from three indies baring it all online

With crowd-sourced development practices on the rise, indies are taking steps to more deeply entren...

By J. Conditt,   01.28.14
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10.03.13
ZTE Open review: Firefox OS gets off to a modest but promising start
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10.03.13

ZTE Open review: Firefox OS gets off to a modest but promising start

As the first Firefox OS smartphone, the ZTE Open is an ambassador for its platform: it's built to...

By J. Fingas,   10.03.13
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09.25.13
ZTE planning bigger, better Firefox OS phone for US release next year
09.25.13

ZTE planning bigger, better Firefox OS phone for US release next year

ZTE is one of the few companies making a sly side-bet on Firefox OS, and next year it's planning t...

By J. Rigg,   09.25.13
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08.17.13
PSA: ZTE Open Firefox phone now available on eBay in the US and UK
08.17.13

PSA: ZTE Open Firefox phone now available on eBay in the US and UK

The Spanish had first dibs on ZTE's Open smartphone, but earlier this month we were told Americans...

By J. Rigg,   08.17.13
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