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How To Avoid Getting Ripped Off by Fake Entrepreneurs

Every day, robocalls, scam sites, and con artists plague society with their misleading ways. For as long as we’ve been civilized, cons have been around, duping people of their money. Today, fake entrepreneurs bother us with fake calls, text, emails, and most importantly, scam sites

Society

Is Everyone Going To Get Free Internet in Chicago Now?

Chicagoans were asked a pretty straightforward question on their ballots this election, “Should the city of Chicago act to ensure that all the city’s community areas have access to broadband Internet?” The answer was overwhelmingly “yes”, by a 9-1 margin. But what does that mean?

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Siri The Spy, Why You Should Cancel Your iPhone

iPhones are known to have security issues, as has been discussed prior to the Siri release. Siri, as a robotic listening application, started out as a flawed program to begin with. For Apple to better learn how to use adaptive technology, they developed devices that would become

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A Forgotten Billionaire: Marc Andreessen & Netscape

I’m not sure if the average earthling has given a thought about Netscape since the late 1990s. Yet, through this inevitably inadequate web browser, co-founder Marc Andreessen accumulated a sizable chunk of his 1.4 billion-dollar fortune. Both Netscape and this unknown fellow managed to slip