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Zuckerberg's New Six-Foot Wall Irks His Hawaii Neighbors

1 hour 52 min ago
Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg's wall has been sparking heated discussion recently. Except this particular Facebook wall is made of stones.
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This Dating App Aims to Connect Brexit 'Remain' Voters

2 hours 28 min ago
There may soon be a dating app that really gets to the 'heart' of Brexit, helping 'the forgotten, Remain-voting 48 percent' find love.
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Uber Software Tracks Drivers for High Speed, Sudden Stops

5 hours 12 min ago
Using smartphone sensors to peek over its drivers' shoulders, Uber is promising to keep a closer eye on their behavior.
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Some Tesla Shareholders Want Less Dominance by Musk

7 hours 20 min ago
An investor group wants Tesla to add two independent directors to its board and separate the roles of chairman and chief executive.
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Social Media Accounts May Be Factored in Foreigner Visits to U.S.

Tue, 06/28/2016 - 4:34pm
Customs and Border Patrol agency issued has proposed asking some foreign visitors for their social media handles when traveling to or from the U.S.
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Social Media Accounts May Be Factored in Foreigner Visits to U.S.

Tue, 06/28/2016 - 4:34pm
Customs and Border Patrol agency issued has proposed asking some foreign visitors for their social media handles when traveling to or from the U.S.
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Taylor Swift Fans in China Are Betting on Her Relationships

Tue, 06/28/2016 - 11:40am
Thanks to Taobao, China's biggest online marketplace, 'Swifties' can now purchase 'breakup insurance.'
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VW to Pay Largest Auto Settlement Ever: $15B

Tue, 06/28/2016 - 6:45am
The figure represents the largest auto scandal settlement in U.S. history. The deal sets aside $10 billion to repair or buy back 475,000 vehicles.
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This Bottle Will Help You Get the Last Drop of Shampoo

Mon, 06/27/2016 - 3:53pm
It is another addition to a growing field of 'self-cleaning' surfaces that can repel liquids such as water or oil.
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Fraud Alert: ID Thieves Hijack Mobile Phone Accounts

Mon, 06/27/2016 - 1:46pm
Identity thieves have come up with another devious way to make money by pretending to be someone else — hijacking mobile phone accounts.
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Apparent Conflicts May Dog Tesla-SolarCity Deal

Mon, 06/27/2016 - 10:02am
The overlap created a glaring conflict of interest that's fueling concerns about whether Musk is milking Tesla's market value and brand recognition.
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RIP Headphone Jack? Apple May Do It Again

Mon, 06/27/2016 - 9:23am
With reports that the next iPhone won't have a headphone jack, take a look at Apple's long history of killing off features.
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Investors Fuming as Some Broker Sites Crash After Brexit

Fri, 06/24/2016 - 1:34pm
Social media users flooded TD Ameritrade's and Fidelity Investments' Twitter feeds with irate messages on Friday, as customers struggled to access their accounts.
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Bones, Pugs and Harmony: Pets Get In on 'Brexit' Vote

Thu, 06/23/2016 - 3:27pm
As Brits head to the Brexit polls, now man's best friend has been enlisted to support the "rufferendum."
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Why Uber Is Better at Geolocation Than 911 Dispatch Centers

Thu, 06/23/2016 - 1:23pm
Pizza Hut and Uber have this advantage over the 911 system.
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How Social Media Fueled House Lawmakers' Sit-In

Thu, 06/23/2016 - 1:15pm
This already was shaping up to be an election year dominated by opinions declared on Facebook and barbs traded via Tweet.
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Solar Plane Lands in Spain After Trans-Atlantic Voyage

Thu, 06/23/2016 - 10:41am
An experimental solar-powered airplane landed in Spain Thursday, completing an unprecedented three-day flight across the Atlantic.
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'Autism Glass' App Helps Kids Read Emotions

Thu, 06/23/2016 - 9:41am
A new app designed for Google Glass helps kids with autism figure out the expressions on the faces of friends and family.
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As Obama Heads to Silicon Valley, Hot-Button Issues Are off the Agenda

Thu, 06/23/2016 - 7:24am
President Obama will head to Silicon Valley on Friday to a summit aimed at connecting tech entrepreneurs and the venture capital community.
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Amazon Prime Falls Foul of French Authorities - Again

Thu, 06/23/2016 - 6:49am
Amazon has irked the French - again - this time in the form of its new food delivery service, Amazon Prime Now.
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