Marketplace Tech for Tuesday, August 27, 2013

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In two critical minutes, Nasdaq's technology failed the world. One hundred and twenty seconds are under scrutiny in the investigation to find out what caused Nasdaq's giant freeze-up on Thursday after computer problems forced the exchange to halt trading for hours. And the Apple vs. Google war extends to virtual personal assistants.

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Big-time brands start swinging on Vine

Airbnb is the latest company to experiment with Vine.
Posted In: Vine, Twitter, instagram
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Miranda case highlights extent of personal data on our devices

On our laptops, tablets, and smartphones, we're carrying around a lot of information about who we are and what we do.
Posted In: Edward Snowden, data security
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120 seconds, a Nasdaq failure, and a mystery

What's behind last week's Nasdaq glitch?
Posted In: NASDAQ, automated trading

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