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Intel launches investment fund for minority, women-led firms

Intel is launching a $125 million investment fund for technology startups led…

 

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Apple makes product upgrades, pushes into streaming music

Apple announced a major new foray into streaming music on Monday as…

 

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FDA panel backs female libido pill, under safety conditions

The drug industry's decade-spanning search for a female equivalent to Viagra took…

 

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Apple's Siri has new role in new 'smart' home systems

Hey Siri, turn off the kitchen light. The first "smart" home gadgets…

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Google tries to demystify privacy controls with new approach

Google is making its privacy controls easier to find and understand in…

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Google offers unlimited free storage of photos, videos

Google is willing to store and organize all of the world's digital…

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Google unveils Android's latest technological tricks

Google's next version of its Android operating system will boast new ways…

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New tech is changing the restaurant reservations game

At noon on a recent Wednesday in May, San Francisco's Lazy Bear…

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Software glitch can cause iPhones to crash

A newly-discovered glitch in Apple's software can cause iPhones to mysteriously shut…

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Jon Furniss/ap file photoJonathan Ive has been promoted to be Apple's chief design officer.

Apple promotes tech guru Jonathan Ive as head of design

Apple innovator Jonathan Ive says he's been promoted to the company's chief…

Jon Furniss/ap file photoJonathan Ive has been promoted to be Apple's chief design officer.
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Advocacy group: Wind turbine rules needed to protect birds

The sky above a tabletop-flat expanse of eastern Michigan farmland near Lake…

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Appeals court sides with Google in anti-Muslim film case

A federal appeals court panel should not have forced YouTube to take…

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Stubborn GE scientist creates new fuel-saving material

For nearly three decades Krishan Luthra stubbornly labored away in a General…

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Twitter founder feeling 'Super' as he heads in new direction

Biz Stone knows abandoning a struggling project to try something else can…

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Samsung announces new push into Internet-connected gadgets

Samsung wants to sell the digital brains that will go into billions…

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Verizon buys AOL for $4.4 billion in mobile video bet

After selling millions of Americans their mobile phones, Verizon now wants to…

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Google acknowledges 11 accidents with its self-driving cars

Google Inc. revealed Monday that its self-driving cars have been in 11…

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Mirror, mirror on the wall: Smart mirrors boost sales

Imagine a fitting room with a "smart" mirror that suggests jeans to…

Bebeto MatthewsIn this April 10
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Alibaba 4Q revenue jumps as it sees more shoppers

Chinese e-commerce powerhouse Alibaba Group's revenue jumped 45 percent on strong mobile…

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Mel Evans/ap file photoFibit filed for an $100 million IPO on Thursday.

Wearable fitness tracker maker Fitbit files for $100M IPO

Fitbit, the maker of a popular line of wearable fitness-tracking devices, on…

Mel Evans/ap file photoFibit filed for an $100 million IPO on Thursday.