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Pa. ending computer system contract with IBM

Gov. Tom Corbett's state Department of Labor and Industry is ending a multi-year contract with IBM Corp. to modernize Pennsylvania's unemployment compensation computer system after dedicating close to $170 million to the project. Full story

Nonprofit teaches kids to write computer code

   Earning an Ivy League degree and working at Microsoft after teaching himself about computers in Tehran has inspired Hadi Partovi to give back by launching Code.org, a nonprofit that teaches kids and teens to build personal robots and more. TODAY’s Ryan Seacrest reports.

Riverbed tumbles after hours on 2Q revenue miss

Riverbed Technology Inc.'s stock plunged in aftermarket trading Tuesday after the maker of computer networking equipment released a second-quarter report and forecast indicating the company is being hurt reduced U.S. government spending on its products. Full story

Company Offers Bullet-Proof Chair

If it looks like an ordinary computer chair, that's by design.A Texas company is selling a new chair built to keep you safe.The Guardian Chair contains a detachable bullet-proof vest the user can remove and wear during an emergency."There's two things I can do. I can duck behind the chair as a shiel Full story

Review Finds No Negative Impact On ISTEP+ Scores (VIDEO)

INDIANA (www.incnow.tv) - A third party review found no measurable negative impact on ISTEP+ scores despite the interruptions from computer problems. The review, released Monday, also shows students scored higher than in the previous year in most areas. Full story

Va. AG expanding computer forensic lab

Attorney General Ken Cuccinelli said Monday that he will use part of Virginia's share of a national Medicaid fraud settlement to expand an in-house laboratory that analyzes and processes evidence of child pornography and other computer crimes. Full story

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  7-year hacking scheme the ‘cutting edge’ of financial fraud

In New Jersey, prosecutors brought the largest hacking and data breach case prosecuted so far involving a sophisticated scheme to steal credit and debit card numbers used at 17 big companies. NBC’s Lisa Myers reports.

  What drove Weiner to engage in lewd online behavior?

Dr. Jennifer Berman and Dr. Sherry Blake analyze Anthony Weiner’s online antics on MSNBC’s Hardball with Chris Matthews.

  Sideshow: Kremlin turns back the clock

The agency responsible for Russia security is reportedly ditching their computers and resorting to typewriters in order to prevent the kinds of computer leaks that recently embarrassed the NSA.

  'A Cold December Morning,' Part 3

Detectives investigating the murder of Chanin Starbuck discover her cell phone and begin to wonder, could this be the clue to finding her killer?

  Are PCs Doomed?

Sales of personal computers are down 5 quarters in a row. Are tablets and smartphones the kiss of death for PC? CNBC's Jon Fortt and Mark Spoonauer, Laptop Magazine, weigh in.

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