Aug 24, 2014
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By Barbara E. Hernandez

Google Has 3 of Top 5 Mobile Apps

Google Has 3 of Top 5 Mobile Apps

Although Facebook is the top mobile app, Google owns three of the top five mobile apps in the country.

Aug 21, 2014
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By Barbara E. Hernandez

Electronic Cup Gets $3M Investment

Electronic Cup Gets $3M Investment

The company behind Vessyl, the so-called smart cup, received $3 million in seed funding.

Aug 21, 2014
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By Barbara E. Hernandez

U.S. House Computers Blocked from Wikipedia for 'Transphobia'

U.S. House Computers Blocked from Wikipedia for 'Transphobia'

Wikipedia has blocked U.S. House of Representatives computers from editing the site because of anonymous offensive transgender comments.

Aug 21, 2014
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By Barbara E. Hernandez

Expect to Spend More on Back-to-School Gadgets

Expect to Spend More on Back-to-School Gadgets

Parents are expected to pay more this year for back-to-school shopping, especially on electronics.

Aug 21, 2014
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By Barbara E. Hernandez

Silicon Valley in Burning Man with Servants, Air-Conditioned Yurts

Silicon Valley in Burning Man with Servants, Air-Conditioned Yurts

The Silicon Valley elite show up at the annual Burning Man festival in Nevada's Black Rock Desert with air-conditioned yurts, high-security RV caravans and servants.

Aug 19, 2014
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By Barbara E. Hernandez

Facebook Labels Posts for Satire-Impaired

Facebook Labels Posts for Satire-Impaired

Facebook has decided to test a "satire" tag on posts that may be from the Onion or other satirical news sites so it won't confuse readers, reports say.

Aug 19, 2014
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By Barbara E. Hernandez

YouTube's New $10 a Month Music Service

YouTube's New $10 a Month Music Service

Google is working on a $10 a month music service on YouTube and Google Play Music, according to reports.

Aug 19, 2014
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By Barbara E. Hernandez

Google to Allow Accounts for Kids Under 13

Google to Allow Accounts for Kids Under 13

Google is planning to offer accounts to kids under 13 accounts for the first time, reports say.

Aug 19, 2014
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By Barbara E. Hernandez

Uber Hires Obama's Campaign Manager to Battle 'Big Taxi'

Uber Hires Obama's Campaign Manager to Battle 'Big Taxi'

Uber hires President Barack Obama's former campaign manager to manage a campaign of its own against the "Big Taxi cartel," according to reports.

Aug 19, 2014

Siminoff on Silicon Valley

Siminoff on Silicon Valley

We continue our talk with storied investor David Siminoff.

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Apple "Actively Investigating" Celebrity Hack: Reports

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