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Facebook to ask more people why they hide some ads on its newsfeed

  Facebook is offering a new update for advertisers and consumers who care

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Nevada enacts Tesla Motors tax breaks, Gigafactory to produce new jobs

  Nevada is now officially welcoming Tesla Motors with attached agreement covering road

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Dropbox transparency report reveals 268 requests, 183 content response, Business not affected

Cloud storage service Dropbox issued a new transparency report on Thursday, and it

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Google Chromebook laptops can now run Android’s Evernote or Twitter Vine apps

  Google’s Chrome blog today announces the arrival of first batch of Android

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Facebook testing self-destructing posts, yet another Snapchat attack?

  It is still “never say die” for Facebook to kill Snapchat. The social

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After the BlackBerry Passport release, BlackBerry Ltd might launch an Android Wear, Apple Watch rival

  It’s now possible that after the launch of the BlackBerry Passport, the

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Microsoft Corp launches OneDrive upgrades to compete with Dropbox, Google Drive services

  Late is always better than never. Like Microsoft Corporation’s cloud storage service

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No Sims 4 for Mac version scenario is possible

  The fate of the Sims 4 for Mac version could be in

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Google Inc. invests $145 million into a solar plant on top of an old California oil field

Search giant Google recently revealed its latest investment to construct an 82MW solar

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Apple Inc’s iCloud Drive pricing higher than Google Drive or Dropbox

Apple Inc., fresh from its live event to formally introduce the new iPhone

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Passwords of nearly 5 million Gmail accounts leaked, so use Google’s 2 step verification now

Gmail users are now being advised to change password after hackers exposed nearly

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Apple Pay will try to emulate PayPal and Google Wallet, beyond NFC

Apple Pay vs PayPal and Google Wallet? Apple Pay, the Cupertino-based tech giant’s

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Microsoft Corporation’s Xbox One posted weak sales debut in Japan vs PS4 performance

Microsoft Corp. failed to beat the PlayStation 4’s opening ‘days’ record in Japan,

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Google’s instant messaging app Hangouts adds voice calls

Google announces today that users can finally make voice calls from Hangouts. The search giant

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Netflix, Digg, WordPress and other top sites join “internet slowdown” day

In case you haven’t heard or encountered yet, there’s a new initiative on

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Microsoft Corp in talks to acquire Minecraft creator Mojang for $2 Billion

Microsoft Corporation, the Redmond-based tech giant that operates Windows and Xbox game consoles,

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Apple Pay NFC payment service for iPhone 6 and 6 Plus unveiled, rivals Google Wallet

Update: Apple’s NFC payment service is also compatible with Apple Watch, the company’s

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Apple’s iOS 8 release date, compatible devices revealed

Apple said that the iOS 8 software update will arrive two days ahead

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Meet the new iPhone 6 and iPhone 6 Plus, Apple also embraces “landscape view”

Fresh from the Apple Keynote happening in California today, the Cupertino, California-based tech

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Comcast confirms Xfinity public WiFi hotspots inject ads into web browser

In the middle of all the brouhaha about cloud hacking, Comcast has confirmed they’re

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“Only” five percent of Android users will purchase the iPhone 6, one survey claims

For some analysts, the iPhone 6 is the “death phone” of Samsung Group,

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Twitter focuses on mobile e-commerce, while Facebook takes desktop too

It’s no secret that high traffic sites generate bigger revenue than web addresses with

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Can T-Mobile offer the highest iPhone 5S trade in value? Or GameStop, Best Buy and Amazon to gain?

T-Mobile, even other carriers, are aware that there’s a huge wave of trade-ins

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Amazon’s first Fire Phone price drop is massive with free cloud storage, Prime subscription

Online retail giant Amazon finally gives in with the Fire Phone’s first ever,

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GameStop to start selling AT&T Cricket phones and plans

Gaming retail chain GameStop will start selling Cricket Wireless phones, no annual contract plans

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Can your Mac OS X run Sims 4 on launch date?

Actually, the Sims 4 can run on almost all new Mac laptops and

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Twitter starts competing with Amazon (and Facebook) with ‘buy’ tweets

Twitter finally talks about its e-commerce business on Monday. As expected, the company will

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Nest Protect and Thermostat officially expanding in Europe

Google’s Nest Labs is expanding to more markets in Europe, giving the search

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Motorola Mobility’s 360 ‘Android Wear’ product shows off initial success

Motorola Mobility’s new wearable device is showing signals of success despite the market’s

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Dish Network interested in acquiring T-Mobile USA

Dish Network Corporation may also be interested in acquiring T-Mobile USA, the fourth

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Gigabit internet service Google Fiber is a bit overkill, but future-proof

A new documentary from the New York Times effectively explained why the Google Fiber

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Google Glass joins the Android-filled Play Store

Still considered a “niche” product — Android users can now window shop the

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Google Inc to refund “unfairly billed” Android users, multiuser could fix this

It would appear that Google is like Apple, it’s a bit ‘open’ when it

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Beware, your next Facebook mobile app login could be data hungry

Another week, another Facebook ‘problem.’ United Kingdom-based consumer website Money Saving Expert has

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Intel Corporation and Fossil Group to compete with ‘iWatch,’ Android Wear

Can Intel Corporation create an ‘iWatch’ competitor? The chips maker said on Friday that

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People lining up already for Apple Inc’s new iPhone 6

Fans of Apple Inc. are already lining up in front of the company’s

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The new Moto X is good Google Nexus 6 ‘alternative’

The brand new smartphone from Motorola Mobility is like an optional Nexus 6,

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Apple’s NFC payment to add Google Wallet-supported Walgreens and CVS?

Apple Inc. is reportedly bringing its forthcoming Near Field Communication wireless payment service

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Hearthstone for iPhone and Android coming this year

Activision’s Blizzard is bringing 100 or more new cards via a new expansion

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