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5 Features the Amazon Smartphone might Offer

5 Features the Amazon Smartphone might Offer
by Associated Press
NEW YORK (AP) — Rumors of an Amazon smartphone reached a fever pitch this week, with several tech blogs speculating that the device could be due out this year. Amazon hasn't confirmed that it has plans for a smartphone... Read more 1 day ago, 1:31pm CDT
 

Before of the Bell: Yahoo Stock

Before of the Bell: Yahoo Stock
by Associated Press
NEW YORK (AP) — Yahoo soared 8 percent in trading before the opening bell Wednesday after quarterly results showed an aggressive push into Asia and a slight pickup in advertising revenue. Still, some analysts that... Read more 4 days ago, 8:19am CDT
 

Intel reports lower Q1 Net Income but higher Revenue

Intel reports lower Q1 Net Income but higher Revenue
by Associated Press
NEW YORK (AP) — Intel's earnings fell in the first three months of the year amid a continued slump in the worldwide PC market, but revenue grew slightly because of solid demand for tablet processors and its data center... Read more 4 days ago, 1:33am CDT
 

EBay and Icahn settle Proxy Fight

EBay and Icahn settle Proxy Fight
by Associated Press
SAN JOSE, Calif. (AP) — Carl Icahn is backing down from his push to remake eBay, settling an acrimonious dispute just ahead of what promised to be an awkward annual shareholders meeting. The e-commerce company has been... Read more Apr 10 2014, 8:35am CDT
 

Israel Sends new Spy Satellite Into Orbit

Israel Sends new Spy Satellite Into Orbit
by Associated Press
JERUSALEM (AP) — Israel's Defense Ministry said on Thursday that it has successfully launched a new observation satellite into orbit, one which is expected to be used to observe Iran and hostile militant groups in the... Read more Apr 10 2014, 3:23am CDT
 

Webby 2014 Nominees range from Citi Bike to Jay Z

Webby 2014 Nominees range from Citi Bike to Jay Z
by Associated Press
NEW YORK (AP) — This year's list of nominees for Webby awards celebrating Internet achievement range from celebrities such as Beyonce and Ellen DeGeneres to Google and GoPro, the maker of popular mountable video cameras... Read more Apr 8 2014, 2:00pm CDT
 

End of Windows XP Support Means Trouble for Some

End of Windows XP Support Means Trouble for Some
by Associated Press
NEW YORK (AP) — Microsoft will end support for the persistently popular Windows XP on Tuesday, and with an estimated 30 percent of businesses and consumers still using the 12-year-old operating system, the move could... Read more Apr 8 2014, 5:17am CDT
 

New Electrical Gadget helps Paralyzed Man move Legs

New Electrical Gadget helps Paralyzed Man move Legs
by Associated Press
LONDON (AP) — Three years ago, doctors reported that zapping a paralyzed man's spinal cord with electricity allowed him to stand and move his legs. Now they've done the same with three other patients, suggesting their... Read more Apr 8 2014, 4:00am CDT
 

Tetris in the sky: Gamers play on Philly building

by Associated Press
PHILADELPHIA (AP) — Sam Robinson said it's been about 15 years since he last played the videogame Tetris on a Game Boy. On Saturday night, he played it on the side of a skyscraper. Robinson, 30, was among the hundreds... Read more Apr 6 2014, 1:51am CDT
 

Mozilla CEO resignation raises free-speech issues

by Associated Press
SAN JOSE, Calif. (AP) — The resignation of Mozilla's CEO amid outrage that he supported an anti-gay marriage campaign is prompting concerns about how Silicon Valley's strongly liberal culture might quash the very... Read more Apr 4 2014, 7:31pm CDT
 

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