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Workers remove a poster-banner for "The Interview" from a billboard in Hollywood. (Michael Thurston/AFP/Getty Images)

10 Movies You Can Watch That ‘Dis’ North Korea (Since Sony Won’t Release ‘The Interview’)

SAN FRANCISCO (CBS SF) — After days of leaks and threats from North Korean cyber-hackers, Sony Pictures announced Friday it will not release “The Interview.” In his End of the Year Press Conference, President Obama […]

12/19/2014

A North Korean flag.  ( JUNG YEON-JE/AFP/Getty Images)

U.S. Investigation Links North Korea To Sony Hacking

A U.S. official said federal investigators have now connected the Sony Pictures Entertainment Inc. hacking to North Korea and are expected to make an announcement in the near future. The official spoke on condition of anonymity because the official was not authorized to openly discuss an ongoing criminal case.

12/17/2014

Seth Rogen and James Franco talk about their controversial action-comedy 'The Interview,' on GOOD MORNING AMERICA.(Photo by Ida Mae Astute/ABC via Getty Images)

Should We Worry About Hackers’ Threat Of Violence If Theaters Show ‘The Interview’? Probably Not

Really, America? This is what we’ve come to? Cancelling showings of a frat-boy comedy movie because of “threats” from a group we don’t even know exists? COMMENTARY

12/17/2014

James Franco (left) & Seth Rogen (Christopher Polk/Getty Images)

Sony Pictures Cancels Christmas Day Release Of ‘The Interview’

Hackers calling themselves Guardians of Peace made ominous threats Tuesday against movie theaters showing Sony Pictures’ film “The Interview” that referred to the terrorist attacks of September 11, 2001. The group also released a trove of data files including about 8,000 emails from the inbox of Sony Entertainment CEO Michael Lynton.

12/16/2014

James Franco (left) & Seth Rogen (Christopher Polk/Getty Images)

North Korea Denies Involvement But Calls Hack Attack On Sony Pictures ‘Righteous Deed’

North Korea released a statement Sunday that clearly relished a cyber attack on Sony Pictures, which is producing an upcoming film that depicts an assassination plot against Pyongyang’s supreme leader.

12/07/2014

James Franco (left) & Seth Rogen (Christopher Polk/Getty Images)

Sony’s Computer System Hacked, Causing Problems For Film Studio

The FBI has confirmed it is investigating a recent hacking attack at Sony Pictures Entertainment, which caused major internal computer problems at the film studio last week.

12/01/2014

Kazuo Hirai, President and Group CEO of Sony Computer Entertainment America, presents the Playstation Vita at the Sony Playstation media briefing on the eve of the Electronic Entertainment Expo (E3) on June 6, 2011 in Los Angeles. (David McNew/Getty Images)

Larry Magid: After 10 Years, Sony’s PlayStation Portable Calls It Quits

Despite reaching its 10th year in production, Sony has announced plans to stop making their gaming device, PlayStation Portable.

06/03/2014

The Pandora splash image is seen on an iPhone. (CBS)

Record Labels Sue Oakland-Based Pandora For Playing Oldies Like “Hey Jude”

Major record labels are suing Internet radio giant Pandora for copyright infringement for using songs recorded before 1972 without paying license fees.

04/17/2014

A man tries out Google Glass.

Larry Magid: Companies Set Sights On Competing With Google Glass

Apparently the competition thinks the idea of Google Glass is a pretty good one. A number of companies are reportedly working on their own “smart glasses” ideas.

01/28/2014

Xbox One (credit: Sarah Tew/CNET)

Tech Report: Late Holiday Shoppers Still Have Time For Free Shipping

With Christmas one week away, there are hundreds of businesses encouraging online shoppers to take advantage of Free-Shipping Day this Wednesday.

12/18/2013

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