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Virgin Galactic SpaceShipTwo Crashes During Test Flight

Fri, 10/31/2014 - 7:53pm
One crew member was killed and another badly injured when the Virgin Galactic spacecraft crashed in California’s Mojave Desert.






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Amazon Reveals Diversity Stats: Lots of White Males

Fri, 10/31/2014 - 5:22pm
Amazon's workforce demographics show it's not quite as monochromatic as some others in the industry, but still short on women and minorities.






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Richard Branson Reacts to Virgin Galactic Crash

Fri, 10/31/2014 - 4:14pm
Richard Branson, the billionaire founder of Virgin Galactic, sent out a message on Twitter on Friday after his company's SpaceShipTwo rocket exploded.






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Richard Branson Reacts to Virgin Galactic Crash

Fri, 10/31/2014 - 4:14pm
Richard Branson, the billionaire founder of Virgin Galactic, sent out a message on Twitter on Friday after his company's SpaceShipTwo rocket exploded.






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Why Does My Wireless Carrier Slow My Internet Speed?

Fri, 10/31/2014 - 3:21pm
Unlimited data plans are no longer what they used to be.






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Professors Mock 'Sexy Ph.D.' Costume on Amazon

Fri, 10/31/2014 - 2:42pm
Looking for a Ph.D. in awful Halloween costumes? Well, you might want to head to Amazon, where this fine ensemble was spotted earlier this week.






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Tech or Treat! Halloween Stunts From Google, Lyft, Amazon

Fri, 10/31/2014 - 1:20pm
Silicon Valley is feeling festive this Halloween, with tech companies offering treats like a mummy T-Rex or a ride with an otherworldly passenger.






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Pirate Bay Founder Jailed for Hacking Data

Fri, 10/31/2014 - 11:38am
A Danish court on Friday sentenced the Swedish founder of file-sharing site The Pirate Bay to 3½ years in prison.






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FCC Net Neutrality Plan May Make No One Happy

Fri, 10/31/2014 - 10:52am
FCC Chairman Tom Wheeler is considering a novel strategy that would combine elements of the FCC’s options for enforcing rules on Internet providers.






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The New GoPro Cameras: Everything You Need to Know

Fri, 10/31/2014 - 10:42am
Last month GoPro introduced a new lineup of products. This includes two new top-of-the-line GoPros and the company’s first entry-level camera.






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Shazam for the Birds: New App Names That Tweet

Fri, 10/31/2014 - 10:30am
Can't tell the difference between a mistle thrush and a chaffinch, a parakeet and a pigeon? A mobile app is in the works that can identify bird songs.






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Flying Cars Looking to Revolutionize Your Commute

Thu, 10/30/2014 - 6:06pm
This flying car is lightweight and efficient enough to soar across the country, and small enough to fit into the parking spot at work.






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Question Mark: Facebook's Zuckerberg Plans Public Q&A

Thu, 10/30/2014 - 5:00pm
Have a burning question for Mark Zuckerberg? Next Thursday, he might answer it.






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Will Tim Cook Pave the Way for Other Gay CEOs?

Thu, 10/30/2014 - 3:43pm
As one of the most powerful tech executives in the world, Cook holds a unique position from which he can show the way for other gay corporate leaders.






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Lured to ISIS: Denver Teens Chatted With Recruiter: Report

Thu, 10/30/2014 - 3:43pm
Three Denver teens became radicalized online and chatted with an ISIS recruiter for a year before their attempted flight to Syria, report says.






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Apple CEO Tim Cook: 'I'm Proud To Be Gay'

Thu, 10/30/2014 - 2:27pm
With his announcement, Cook becomes the first Fortune 500 chief executive to come out publicly.






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Can a Class Shake Off the Effects of Social Media?

Thu, 10/30/2014 - 2:23pm
A class called “Alone Together: Finding Intimacy in the Age of Facebook” aims to explore the effects of social media — sometimes by giving it up.






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IBM Supercomputer Watson Will Mine Millions of Tweets

Thu, 10/30/2014 - 11:45am
It’s part of a deal the two companies announced on Wednesday that’s designed to let IBM’s clients mine the 500 million daily Twitter messages.






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Get Ready for Video Ads in Your Instagram Feed

Thu, 10/30/2014 - 11:00am
Starting on Thursday, Instagram users will begin seeing advertisements from Activision, Lancome, Disney, the CW and Banana Republic






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'Microsoft Band' Fitness Wearable Launches for $199

Thu, 10/30/2014 - 9:27am
Microsoft debuted a device that will allow users to monitor their fitness and health regimen, marking the software company's debut into wearable tech.






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