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Pre-caffeine tech: Data disclosures, guinea pig armor

eBay via io9.com
eBay via io9.com

Our pre-caffeine roundup is a collection of the hottest, strangest, and most amusing stories of the morning.

In case you weren't paying attention: 5 key takeaways from the NSA scandal.

How much would it cost the NSA to store all of America's phone calls? Let's find out!

Google and Twitter aren't impressed with Facebook's disclosure dump.

Six years after the first iPhone launched, Apple has finally made some major changes to the look and feel of its mobile operating system. Yet, here are 10 reasons Android beats iOS 7.

Amazon wants to deliver your groceries, too!

Saudi Arabia will block WhatsApp within weeks, according to this report.

Good news everybody! Video is (supposedly) coming to Instagram.

Is cable holding back superfast broadband? Hmmmm.

At least there's this: Samsung's new Galaxy S4 offers twice the speed of 4G.

In closing: Keep your guinea pig protected with a rodent-sized suit of armor.

Compiled by Helen A.S. Popkin, who invites you to join her on Twitter and/or Facebook.