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Save the Whales By Watching Gay Porn

Feb 11
The porn video-sharing website Pornhub launched a new campaign this week, urging people to help save the whales (including sperm whales!) by watching ample amounts of porn, BuzzFeed reports.

Agencies Contend Facebook is Breaching French Privacy Laws

By Philippe Sotto | Feb 11
Two agencies contend Facebook is breaching privacy laws in France by tracking and using the personal data of more than 30 million users, as well as non-users who are browsing the Internet.

Are Genetics Tests Being Rushed to Market?

Feb 11
The genetic testing industry is booming, with an average of eight to 10 testing products being put on the market every day.

Obama Administration Plans New High-Level Cyber Official

By Tami Abdollah | Feb 11
The Obama administration is creating a new high-level federal official to coordinate cybersecurity across civilian agencies and to work with military and intelligence counterparts.

Roach-Like Robots May Help in Disasters

By Seth Borenstein | Feb 10
When buildings collapse in future disasters, the hero helping rescue trapped people may be a robotic cockroach.

Driven by Power Outages and Savings, Towns Look to Microgrid

By George M. Walsh | Feb 10
An upstate New York town that repeatedly found itself without power for days during a string of storms is planning a dramatic step by pulling its municipal buildings entirely off the electric grid.

Bowled Over by High-Tech Toilets

Feb 10
Japan is known for robots, sushi and cherry blossoms. But there's a new attraction.

Chic Sketch: Fashion's Most Forward App

By Jill Gleeson | Feb 9
A new app turns your digital photo into a professional fashion rendering.

North Korea's New Satellite Flew Over Super Bowl Site

By James Anderson | Feb 9
By 2030, Colorado's population will grow from 5 million to 7 million people, thanks in part to a strong and diverse economy, the state's famed Rocky Mountain quality of life, and its constitutionally-mandated low taxes.

Insider Q&A: Competing with Cable's Internet Offerings

By Tali Abel | Feb 9
Chet Kanojia, the founder of startup TV service Aereo, has a new offering that could shake up the cable industry again. His new Internet service, Starry, would compete with cable companies in big cities.

Exclusive Look Inside Mars 2020 Mission

Feb 9
Only on "CBS This Morning," Jan Crawford take a behind-the-scenes look at the assembly room of the mission in Pasadena, California.

Apple Now Accepting Your Banged-Up iPhone

Feb 9
Apple for the first time is accepting banged up iPhones as a trade-in from people wanting to upgrade.

Kik Messenger App Scrutinized Following 13-Year-Old's Death

By Ron Harris | Feb 8
Kik Messenger, a smartphone app popular among younger teens, is on the defensive following the stabbing death of a 13-year-old girl in Virginia who told friends she was using Kik to connect with an 18-year-old man.

Microsoft Wants You Using Windows 10, Like It or Not

By Anick Jesdanun | Feb 8
If you're running an older version of Windows, you might suddenly find Microsoft's Windows 10 upgrade already downloaded on your machine. You never requested it, so why are you getting it?

Scientists in Germany Switch on Nuclear Fusion Experiment

By Frank Jordans | Feb 7
Scientists in Germany flipped the switch Wednesday on an experiment they hope will advance the quest for nuclear fusion, considered a clean and safe form of nuclear power.

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