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Amazon Debuts Mobile Payment App & Card Reader

Amazon is getting into the small business sector with their new credit-card processing device and mobile app that helps business owners accept payments using their smart phones and tablets.

08/13/2014

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Apple’s Tech Jobs Held Mostly By White, Asian Men

Apple’s high paying tech jobs are primarily held by white and Asian men.

08/12/2014

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Amazon Launches Music Streaming For Prime Members

Amazon Prime members are getting a little more bang for their buck with a new music streaming service which launched Thursday.

06/12/2014

BEIJING, CHINA - SEPTEMBER 20:  Customers queue to buy Apple's new iPhone 5c and 5s at the Wangfujing flagship store on September 20, 2013 in Beijing, China. Apple launched the new iPhone 5C model that will run iOS 7 is made from hard-coated polycarbonate and comes in various colors and the iPhone 5S that features fingerprint recognition security. (Photo by Lintao Zhang/Getty Images)

Apple Seeks To Regain Cool With $3B Beats Buy

Apple says it will acquire headphone and streaming music company Beats Electronics for $3 billion, making it the most expensive acquisition in Apple’s 38-year history.

05/28/2014

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Facebook Expands Privacy Checkup Tool

Facebook is expanding their privacy checkup tool and is taking other measures to help prevent over-sharing.

05/22/2014

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Google, Apple Settle Longstanding Patent Dispute

Apple Inc. and Google Inc. have agreed to settle their lawsuits against each other regarding smart phone patents.

05/17/2014

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Facebook Buying Messaging App WhatsApp For $19B

Facebook is buying mobile messaging service WhatsApp for up to $19 billion in cash and stock, by far the company’s largest acquisition.

02/19/2014

Dubbed Mega, these two phones from Samsung offer a 5.8-inch screen or a 6.3-inch option. (Source: CNET)

Samsung Unveils 5.8-Inch, 6.3-Inch “Mega” Phones

Samsung has unveiled two new smartphones that push the envelope of screen size in the smartphone space.

CBS4–04/13/2013

Verizon Wireless unveiled a $35 a month plan this week. (Source: Verizon Wireless)

Verizon Wireless Introduces $35 A Month Plan

Verizon has kicked off a new prepaid plan to lure in feature phone buyers.

CBS4–04/12/2013

Teens are abandoning Facebook for photo-based social media like SnapChat. Here, two teens create a Snapchat message, which self-destructs after seven seconds.
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Why Teens Are Getting Tired Of Facebook

To understand where teens like to spend their virtual time nowadways, just watch them on their smartphones. Their world revolves around Instagram, the application adults mistook for an elevated photography service, and other apps decidely less old-fashioned than Mark Zuckerberg’s kingdom.

CBS4–03/02/2013

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