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ATMs Vulnerable To Hackers After Windows XP Deadline

At midnight, Microsoft stops supporting its Windows XP operating system, opening ATM’s around the country up to the possibility of a cyber attack.

04/07/2014

Second generation Microsoft Surface tablet. (Spencer Platt/Getty Images)

Larry Magid: Windows Ending Support for XP, Upgrade Suggested

This week marks the last day that Microsoft will offer support for its popular XP operating system. Our technology analyst has some advice on how you should prepare to upgrade if need be.

04/07/2014

Customs line at SFO as passenger waited for hours because of a computer glitch.

Passengers Sick, Fainting After SFO Computer Glitch Creates Huge Delays

A computer glitch caused major chaos for people arriving in the international terminal at SFO. There were reports some passengers became ill, and passed out from exhaustion.

03/29/2014

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Oakland Computer Tech Sentenced To 10-Years For Downloading Child Porn Onto Work Computer

A computer technician at Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory was sentenced to 10 years in prison on Thursday for downloading child pornography while at work, according to the U.S. Attorney’s Office.

03/24/2014

Commuters wait to board a Bay Area Rapid Transit (BART) train during rush hour. (Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

Computer Glitch Creates BART Delays System-Wide

Bay Area Rapid Transit trains were delayed during and past the morning commute Monday due to a computer glitch, according to the agency.

02/10/2014

Dell Project Ophelia

Larry Magid: Dell Sends Project Ophelia To Testers

The device would connect to a television and allow users to use it as another computer screen.

07/29/2013

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Stanford Teachers, Students Told To Change Passwords After Security Breach

Stanford University was advising students and other users of its computer system to change their passwords after the school discovered a security breach of its information technology infrastructure.

07/25/2013

(CBS)

Teen Arrested After Break-In At Fremont School

An 18-year-old man was arrested after he allegedly tried to steal a laptop from a school in Fremont on Sunday, a police spokeswoman said Thursday.

06/20/2013

A sign at Hewlett-Packard headquarters in Palo Alto. (John G. Mabanglo/AFP/Getty Images)

10 Percent Revenue Slide Adds To Woes For Slumping Hewlett-Packard

Hewlett-Packard’s slump is deepening as the world’s largest personal computer maker scrambles to meet the growing demand for more versatile and less expensive mobile devices.

05/22/2013

Intel

Intel Meets 1st Quarter Expectations Despite PC Slowdown

Intel Corp., the world’s largest maker of chips for PCs, is sticking to its guns amid a drastic slowdown in computer sales.

04/16/2013

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