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A Maltese computer security firm says Samsung "smart" TVs can be hacked. If a webcam is on the TV, hackers can watch you: http://betabeat.com/2012/12/security-hole-in-samsung-smart-tvs-could-let-hackers-spy-on-you/
The Pope's Tweets
Tweets from the Pope -- as imagined by the New Yorker last summer: http://www.newyorker.com/humor/2011/07/25/110725sh_shouts_rudnick
Google's release of a new maps app for the iPhone . . .
. . . And how it hurts Nokia: http://bits.blogs.nytimes.com/2012/12/13/how-googles-maps-app-for-iphone-hurts-nokia/