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The 10 Worst Things to Use For Your Passwords
Passwords can be tricky. You need to have a password for everything and you need to remember your passwords so choosing one can be difficult.

Google just released the results of a study on the most hackable passwords.  Here's their list of the 10 worst things to use for a password:
I’m Addicted [POLL]
Lately I have been staying up way past my bed time because of a new addiction. As humans we can become addicted to many different things: cigarettes, The McRib, gambleing, etc. Some things can completely take over your life. I'm not there yet, but I think it is only a matter of time...
Commodore 64 Making a Comeback
The Commodore 64, the classic personal computer from the eight-bit '80s, is making a comeback. Sort of.
Later this month, Commodore USA will be releasing a computing system that looks just like the original C64 on the outside, but comes equipped with modern specs like a dual-core 1...
A Computer Nerd Gets Revenge On a Laptop Thief
18-year-old Mark Bao is a student and self-professed computer nerd at Bentley University in Waltham, Massachusetts.  Two months ago, someone stole his computer.  And last week, Mark realized he could have his revenge.
Mark remembered he'd set up his computer to back itself up online.  And he could re…
Supercomputer Takes on ‘Jeopardy’ Champions [VIDEO]
This week on "Jeopardy," a supercomputer named Watson is competing against Ken Jennings and Brad Rutter, the two most storied players in the history of the game show
Watson is able to respond in a human voice to Alex Trebek’s answers. And the supercomputer is able to do so quickly enough to…
Toddlers With Tech Skills

There's a new study out that analyzes how two-to-five-year-olds around the world are doing in 'tech' skills versus 'life' skills.  And depending on your point of view, kids today are either prepared for a brave new world . . . or our priorities are WAY off.
The technology company AVG polled 2,200 mot…