This Week in Tech
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Take a Nap in a Stranger’s House
Imagine coming home after a long day to find a stranger napping in your bed. It might sound crazy, but this concept has already turned into a multi-million-dollar business. Read more here »
Meet the First Woman on Facebook
Before Facebook could become the leading social media platform, first it had to get really, really popular at Harvard. See what life was like for Facebook’s very first users »
Take a Bathroom Break… It Could Save Your Life
High-tech devices are taking over our homes, and the bathroom is no exception. A new device can alert you to potential health issues while you’re “doing your business.” Let’s just say it’s “flush” with life-saving technology »
Time to Buy Netflix?
To acquire Netflix, Apple would have to spend about $200 billion. That’s a lot of money — but J.P. Morgan says it’s worth it. Find out why here »
Gov't Announces Plan to Legally "Hack" 200 Million Devices
The Japanese government just revealed plans to hack into the devices of 200 million of its citizens. Japan insists this is a matter of security ahead of the 2020 Tokyo Olympics — but to us, it seems like a gross invasion of privacy. Where does this end? »