YouTube pushes Flash to the back burner, will now default to HTML5 player

Nearly five years after Steve Jobs published his infamous “Thoughts on Flash,” streaming video service YouTube has announced plans to migrate away from the technology as users accessing the site via Chrome, Internet Explorer 11, Safari 8, and beta versions of Firefox will now be served the HTML5 video player by default.



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NSA leaker Edward Snowden refuses to use Apple's iPhone over spying concerns – report

Infamous former National Security Agency contractor Edward Snowden, responsible for leaking thousands of pages of classified intelligence documents from the secretive spy organization, reportedly believes that the iPhone contains “special software” that can be remotely activated by authorities for intelligence gathering purposes.



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Lizard Squad chased by police, humbled by fellow hackers

The dubious but solid reputation and very integrity of infamous black hat hacking clique Lizard Squad hangs by a thread, according to fresh online reports.

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Appellate court rejects $368 million VirnetX patent victory over Apple

Patent holding company VirnetX’s infamous $368 million win over Apple –?which most notably resulted in changes to FaceTime that riled consumers –?has been thrown out by the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Federal Circuit after review.



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