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Flash Gordon on the ballot for BART Board, November 4th, 2014

Flash Gordon, Mayor Butt, And Mr. Mister Phillips: Unusual Names Don’t Necessarily Get Votes, But They Do Get Attention

From Flash Gordon, to Mayor Butt, Einstein, and even Jim Harbaugh, some unusual names popped up on Tuesday’s ballot, and some of them won.

11/05/2014

A screenshot of Gmail. (CBS)

How To Check If Your Google Account Is Among 5 Million Usernames, Passwords Leaked To Russian Bitcoin Site

Nearly five million Google usernames and passwords have been posted to a Russian website, according to a number of published reports.

09/10/2014

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Noah Unseats Jacob As Most Popular Name For U.S. Boys

Noah sailed past Jacob to become the most popular baby name for boys in 2013, ending Jacob’s 14-year run at the top. Sophia was the most popular baby name for girls for the third straight year.

05/09/2014

Stanford Study Finds Personal Info Leaked To Online Advertisers

A new Stanford study has found that dozens of the most popular websites on the Internet are sharing user’s personal information with advertisers.

10/12/2011

San Jose Tech Museum Hacked

San Jose Tech Museum Hacked

The San Jose Tech Museum said that someone broke into three files on its system and stole the names, e-mail addresses, home addresses and phone numbers of up to 800 people who created an account on the museum website.

CBS San Francisco–07/07/2011

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