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  • 'Heartbleed Bug' puts Web security at risk

    'Heartbleed Bug' puts Web security at risk
    SAN FRANCISCO — The discovery of a significant flaw in software that was supposed to provide extra protection for thousands of websites has thrown the tech world into chaos as experts scrambled to understand the scope of the vulnerability. On...
  • Tavi Gevinson rockets from Rookie to teen pop-culture heights

     Tavi Gevinson rockets from Rookie to teen pop-culture heights
    In her Beatlemania schoolgirl outfit — gray miniskirt, knee-highs and electric-blue suede shoes — Tavi Gevinson looks like any other fashion-obsessed teen as she wanders the crowded aisles of Los Angeles' American Rag Cie. "I can't afford,...
  • Yahoo email account hack: What users can do

    Yahoo email account hack: What users can do
    Yahoo acknowledged late Thursday that its email service has been compromised by a "coordinated effort" to gain usernames and passwords to Yahoo Mail accounts. The company said on its official blog that it believed that the attackers were attempting to...
  • Why Yahoo is in trouble, in six words

    Why Yahoo is in trouble, in six words
    In a New York Times story about the firing of Yahoo chief operating officer Henrique de Castro, there appears the following passage: "In the end, the whole misadventure might not matter unless [Yahoo CEO Marissa] Mayer is able to redirect the company...
  • 'Candy Crush Saga' registers for 'candy' trademark, takes on copycats

    'Candy Crush Saga' registers for 'candy' trademark, takes on copycats
    King, the developer of the ultra-addictive "Candy Crush Saga" video game, has registered for the U.S. trademark of the word "candy." King, which contends it possesses the trademark in Europe, is enforcing it against a few games that also use the word in...
  • WhatsApp price ups the ante in a big-spending industry

    WhatsApp price ups the ante in a big-spending industry
    SAN FRANCISCO — The $19 billion that Facebook Inc. is paying for a smartphone app, one of the biggest tech deals of all time, made jaws drop even in Silicon Valley, where entrepreneurs tend to have an inflated sense of their own worth. "It's 19...
  • Yahoo's Tumblr Taps Ex-CAA Agent Sima Sistani to Pursue Hollywood Deals

    Tumblr, the blogging site owned by Yahoo, has appointed its first director of media: Sima Sistani, a former CAA agent who's tasked with developing partnerships with media and entertainment companies. Sistani most recently was Yahoo's director of mobile...
  • Apple apparently turns to Tumblr to advertise iPhone 5c

    Apple apparently turns to Tumblr to advertise iPhone 5c
    In what may be the first social media marketing campaign by Apple, the Cupertino, Calif., tech company appears to have turned to Tumblr to advertise the iPhone 5c. A recently launched Tumblr blog called isee5c features five 15-second video clips that...
  • 'Parks and Recreation' Star Aziz Ansari Signs With CAA

    "Parks and Recreation" thesp Aziz Ansari has signed with CAA. In addition to NBC's "Parks and Rec," Ansari recently debuted his third comedy special "Buried Alive" on Netflix. He remains active on the standup circuit and will resume his "Modern Romance"...
  • Not a Virtual MSO? 'Next-Gen Cable' Service Layer3 TV Launches with Backing from CAA Fund

    Layer3 TV, a secretive Internet TV startup founded by a group of cable-industry veterans, has landed $21 million in initial financing, led by North Bridge Venture Partners and Evolution Media Growth Partners, a joint venture between private-equity firm...
  • 'XXX Freak Fest' at Airbnb rental a lesson in online dealings

    'XXX Freak Fest' at Airbnb rental a lesson in online dealings
    Airbnb, the company that lets users rent their apartments and homes to others, found itself working overtime this weekend to help a New York man whose apartment ended up being used for an adult party. Ari Teman, who identifies himself as a comedian on...
  • Fred Seibert foresees 'next golden age of animation' on Internet

    Fred Seibert foresees 'next golden age of animation' on Internet
    It's a quirky animated show called "Bee & PuppyCat," about a twentysomething professional who has intergalactic adventures with a mysterious creature she calls PuppyCat. The man who produced the popular online series on YouTube's Cartoon Hangover is 62-...