Why Santa is Being Tracked By an Aerospace Defense Agency – “first started in 1955… department store printed a number for kids to call Santa, but messed up and listed the number for the commander in chief’s operations hotline at NORAD’s predecessor… the tradition has stuck ever since.”

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3+ years after the demise of Mt. Gox, its customers still haven’t received a cent, as the failed Bitcoin exchange remains stuck in a morass of litigation (Reuters)

Reuters: 3+ years after the demise of Mt. Gox, its customers still haven’t received a cent, as the failed Bitcoin exchange remains stuck in a

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Lawyers from Facebook, Google, Twitter stuck to prepared statements and vague promises during Tues. Senate hearings, and none promised to support Honest Ads act (Casey Newton/The Verge)

Casey Newton / The Verge: Lawyers from Facebook, Google, Twitter stuck to prepared statements and vague promises during Tues. Senate hearings, and none promised to

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How A Hacker Helped The Coast Guard Rescue Victims Of Hurricane Harvey. Freelance software engineer Greg Sadetsky’s custom-built map gave rescuers a tool that let them save tons of time, and a lot of people stuck in Houston’s floodwaters.

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