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France bans smartphone use in cars even when you pull over

Road deaths have been on the rise lately in France and with nothing much else to pin it on, authorities are going after scofflaw drivers who text or call. It's now illegal to hold your phone on public roads even when you're pulled over to the side of...

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YouTube ads hacked to mine cryptocurrency via visitors’ CPUs

Cryptocurrency has become a hot topic over the last several months, and one of the frustrating trends growing alongside it is the practice of websites secretly using visitors’ CPUs through the browser to mine digital currency. While some websites do this intentionally as an alternate method of funding, other times it’s invasive ad networks using plugins to take advantage of … Continue reading

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Microsoft’s 15-inch Surface Book 2 comes to 17 new countries

Microsoft first launched the Surface Book 2 in November, but so far, both the 13- and 15-inch variants have only been available in the US. That's about to change, however, as the 15-inch model is now on pre-order in Australia, Canada, France, German,...

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Dating app Bumble launches Bizz for professional networking

A few months ago, Bumble announced that it would be adding business networking features to its dating app. Now it's here, and it's called Bizz. It launches in the US, UK, Germany, France and Canada today

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Melania Trump Wore This Simple Black Blazer 2 Very Different Ways

Melania Trump arrived at her own session on the opioid crisis at the White House in a familiar suit. The first lady chose a contrast-stitched Escada blazer that comes with matching trousers.

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Modest Fashion Is Finally Trending, but We Were Ahead of the Game

Image Source: Getty / Timur Emek Growing up as a teenager in your typical American high school (à la Mean Girls ) was no easy feat for many of us.

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EU countries aim to raise tech firms’ taxes by targeting revenue

It's no secret that European countries want major tech firms to pay more taxes, but how will they go about that beyond collecting back taxes?

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These New Coffee Table Fashion Books Were Made for Instagram

So much glossy goodness.

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Melania Trump Paid Homage to Paris by Wearing This Red Suit

For her first visit to Paris as First Lady, Melania Trump chose a very special outfit: a bold red Christian Dior skirt and blazer set.

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Xperia XZ Premium is one of the toughest cookies

Sony makes classy looking smartphones, although it has hung on to that look far too long.

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