It has been a long time coming, but it looks like Texas will finally make it illegal to text on a mobile device while driving. A statewide ban has passed both houses of the Legislature and awaits Gov. Greg Abbott's signature. Yes, the bill is a watered-down version of what was originally proposed.
LinkedIn, the business-based social network, has reportedly been breached by hackers who made off with about 6.5 million user account passwords. The passwords are encrypted, reports The Next Web, but they've been posted online with a request for other hackers to help crack them.
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