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Uber and Lyft Race for Edge in Hired-Car Market

Wed, 08/20/2014 - 3:04pm
Will the escalating shenanigans of Uber and Lyft hurt consumers, or is it just good old-fashioned competition?






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Barnes & Noble and Samsung Unveil New Nook Tablet

Wed, 08/20/2014 - 12:07pm
Barnes & Noble and Samsung on Wednesday unveiled a new co-branded tablet called the Samsung Galaxy Tab 4 Nook that will replace B&N's own Nook tablets.






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Want Pot Delivered to Your Door? Just Press This Button

Wed, 08/20/2014 - 9:21am
Companies including Eaze and Canary aim to make marijuana delivery as easy as the tap of a few smartphone buttons.






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California Solar Plant Incinerating Birds Mid-Air

Wed, 08/20/2014 - 9:18am

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FBI Investigating Theft of 1.2 Billion Passwords

Tue, 08/19/2014 - 7:32pm
Hold Security, a cybersecurity firm, said earlier this month that it has uncovered 1.2 billion logins and passwords amassed by a Russian crime ring.






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'Selfie' the TV Show Has Arrived

Tue, 08/19/2014 - 5:36pm
Karen Gillan and John Cho let the social media references flow on the new comedy "Selfie."






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Top Guns: Drone and Pilot Team Up on Historic Flight

Tue, 08/19/2014 - 3:22pm
The Navy proves that unmanned drones and fighter pilots can fly together.






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Microsoft's Ballmer Quits Board for Basketball

Tue, 08/19/2014 - 2:52pm
Former Microsoft Chief Executive Steve Ballmer will leave the software company's board with immediate effect, to run the NBA's Clippers.






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Uber Hires Former Obama Adviser David Plouffe

Tue, 08/19/2014 - 1:55pm
The company has brought on the former campaign manager and top adviser as a senior vice president of policy and strategy.






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Octopus Inspires Color-Changing Camouflage Tech

Tue, 08/19/2014 - 1:26pm
The octopus has the ability to blend in with its surroundings. One day, soldiers might be able to do the same.






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Uber Launches On-Demand Product Delivery

Tue, 08/19/2014 - 11:54am
The company launched an on-demand product delivery service dubbed the "Corner Store" in Washington, D.C., on Tuesday.






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Best Back-to-School Gadgets for Under $50

Tue, 08/19/2014 - 11:00am
It's time for "Spending Money 101" with the coolest ways to gear up for the new school year.
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Roku Creates Its First TV, Streaming Included

Tue, 08/19/2014 - 10:15am
Roku, the company best known for making streaming players for television sets, has created its first television with built-in streaming capabilities.






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YouTube Music's Secret Weapon: Exclusive Performances

Tue, 08/19/2014 - 10:03am
There are a lot of streaming music services out there. This is why YouTube's could be different.






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Child Friendly Instagram Rival Plans U.S. Push

Tue, 08/19/2014 - 9:38am
Kuddle, a Norwegian picture sharing app designed for children and billing itself as a rival to Instagram could have one million users by the end of the year.






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Feds Crack Down on 'Shoot a Drone' Gatherings

Tue, 08/19/2014 - 8:57am







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Leak Reveals Google Music Streaming Plans

Mon, 08/18/2014 - 7:40pm
Details of Google's long-rumored YouTube music subscription service appear to have leaked. "Music Key" will offer unlimited access for $10.






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New Corvette Option Keeps an Eye on Valets

Mon, 08/18/2014 - 7:16pm
The latest version of the sports car has a feature that records where the car goes with a camera mounted in the windshield trim.






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Gamers Want 'Zelda,' 'WoW' Robin Williams Tributes

Mon, 08/18/2014 - 3:47pm
Petitions have been signed asking two of the largest gaming companies in the world to honor the late actor, comedian, and gamer Robin Williams.






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U.S. Hospital Chain Says 4.5 Million Records Hacked

Mon, 08/18/2014 - 3:20pm
Community Health Systems says the massive hack originated in China.






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