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Facebook gets in Mother's Day spirit with flowers in Messenger

Facebook is already getting ready for Mother's Day.  The social network is rolling out a couple special features for Mother's Day, including an experimental flower reaction and a feature that lets you send flowers via...

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Facebook to face privacy lawsuit over photo tagging

A San Francisco federal judge rejected Facebook's request to toss a lawsuit alleging its use of facial recognition technology invades users'...

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Microsoft shows off a touchscreen that can predict your movements

Microsoft's latest research project may make you wish you had a Windows Phone. The company showed off a new, still experimental, display technology Thursday that uses sensors to predict your movements before you touch a smartphone's...

2.4 hours on mashable.com

The Week in iPhone Cases: Flip It Nite helps you take selfies, but without the dreaded stick

Selfies without the stickThis week’s roundup of new iPhone cases features the Flip It Nite, which packs a retractable arm that acts as a selfie stick. Plus, your usual assortment of new shells, transparent cases, and more. Read on!AmzerThe Silicone...

2.6 hours on macworld.com

Businesses can now buy apps in bulk from the Windows Store

App developers now have an easier way to sell their wares to businesses running Windows 10.On Thursday, Microsoft said developers can submit paid apps for inclusion in the Windows Store for Business, a version of the online store for Windows 10...

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Apple partners with SAP in new enterprise push

Apple has stepped up its efforts to target enterprise customers through a new partnership with SAP. The companies will deliver native apps for the iPhone and iPad that tap SAP’s Hana in-memory computing platform, as well as a new iOS...

4.1 hours on macworld.com

Spiros Segalas Buys McDonald's, Microsoft, Alibaba

Fund manager's largest trades in –st quarterCheck out Spiros Segalas Stock Picks » Download GuruFolio Report of Spiros Segalas (Updated on...

4.5 hours on gurufocus.com

Progressive Groups Ratchet Up Pressure On Google To Dump The GOP Convention

National progressive organizations are ramping up efforts to get Google to drop its sponsorship of the Republican National Convention’s video live stream, claiming it amounts to an implicit endorsement of Donald Trump’s bigoted...

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Apple: App Store Search Is Working Again

InvestorPlaceInvestorPlace - Stock Market News, Stock Advice & Trading Tips Apple (AAPL) App Store search is not working right now, making it impossible to download the new Candy Crush Saga game. Here's what you need to know. The post Apple:...

5.6 hours on ewallstreeter.com

Apple, SAP partner on business apps for iPhone, iPad

Apple and SAP inked a deal Thursday to jointly develop business apps for iPhone,...

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SAP announces new partnership with Apple to expand iOS in the enterprise

 SAP announced a broad partnership with Apple today to bring iOS to SAP’s enterprise customer base. The announcement comes almost two years after Apple made a similar deal with IBM. As with IBM, SAP hopes to take Apple’s...

6.1 hours on techcrunch.com

Time for Google to dump GOP Trump fest

With Donald Trump the likely GOP nominee, tech firms like Google need to take a stand on this issue, says Color of Change...

6.3 hours on cnbc.com

How To Check All Facebook Photos Liked By Your Friends

Unlike other sites Facebook has that unusual ability to make its users cringe on a regular basis and still come back for more. It can do this by digging up old pictures, which you had hoped where long dead and buried. Did you know that Facebook provides...

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Google looks beyond Cardboard for the future of VR

This year’s Google I/O conference is going to be pretty heavy on virtual reality. The emerging technology is a major push at Google, which helped democratize the technology with Cardboard.Clay Bavor, who is now in charge of VR for Google,...

7.7 hours on pcworld.com

Common Sense: Facebook Bends the Rules of Audience Engagement to Its Advantage

The average time people spend on Facebook has risen rather than dropped, as with other platforms, as its number of monthly active users has...

7.8 hours on nytimes.com

App Store search is working again, Apple says

Apple says a glitch that broke the search functions in the App Store Thursday morning has been...

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Windows 10 hits 300 million devices as it winds down free upgrades

Windows 10 is making Windows 8 look even more like a disaster. Almost two years after Windows 8 launched in late 2012, Microsoft could only report 200 million installs (or licenses). Today, Microsoft announced that less than a year after shipping...

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Little risk for Google in retrial vs Oracle over Android

SAN FRANCISCO (Reuters) - Even if a jury orders Alphabet Inc's Google to pay the full $8.8 billion sought by Oracle Corp in an upcoming San Francisco copyright trial over the Android operating system, shareholders and analysts say it will likely...

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Cops hacked the iPhone owned by 'Shield' actor's murdered wife

It might not have gotten the same amount of press as the San Bernardino case, but authorities also hacked into the iPhone of Michael Jace's wife with the help of an outside party. According to the court documents obtained by LA Times, the Los...

8.9 hours on engadget.com

US, China Users More Interested In Buying iPhone 7 vs. iPhone 6S

Apple has not confirmed anything about its upcoming smartphone likely to be called iPhone 7. However, consistent supply chain leaks and rumors continue to build up excitement for the device among potential buyers. A recent survey of smartphone owners...

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Windows 10 upgrades will cost $119 after July 29

If you've been dragging your heels on upgrading to Windows 10, now is the time to take action. Free upgrades to the new OS from previous versions of Windows will end on July 29, Microsoft reiterated today. The company initially said the offer...

9.6 hours on engadget.com

Now Apple Inc. Is Zynga Inc’s Biggest Platform Partner, Not Facebook Inc

Zynga’s mobile strategy is showing good results. The number of mobile daily active users grew 7% over the last quarter with Apple emerging as the company’s largest platform partner, overtaking Facebook. A big transition for Zynga...

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Windows 10 adoption hits 300 million as Microsoft warns the free upgrade will end soon

Microsoft says that 300 million devices now run Windows 10. And if yours isn’t among them, time is running out. On Thursday, Microsoft began showing potential customers of Windows 10 the carrot as well as the stick, touting Windows 10’s...

9.9 hours on pcworld.com

App Store Search Goes Down, Affects All Apple Inc. Users

All users are having problems with Apple’s App Store search feature this morning. The iPhone maker confirmed the problems on its System Status Dashboard and said it is working on a fix. Apple also noted that the issues have been going on since...

10.7 hours on valuewalk.com

Washington Post reporter goes live on Facebook from North Korea

It's not every day you get to see a live feed of North Korea. That's just what Washington Post reporter Anna Fifield did from her hotel room in Pyongyang on Thursday.  The reporter conducted a Facebook livestream, answering questions...

10.8 hours on mashable.com

For Apple, success in India will be hard

Apple is looking to India for growth, but skeptics say the tech giant will find it hard to dominate the world's fastest growing smartphone...

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Apple's App Store experiences major search glitch

Starting early Thursday morning, users trying to access Apple's App Store were met with a broken search tool and undiscoverable apps. According to Cupertino's own system status, "all users are affected." Apple is...

10.9 hours on engadget.com

Snapchat To Blame For Any Decline In Facebook User Metrics

Facebook has been facing competition from fast-growing social networks like Snapchat, and this might lower its user engagement growth, according to eMarketer. A new report shows that though half of American users’ social networking time...

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15 essential tips for mastering Facebook Live

Facebook Live is quickly becoming the hottest new live-streaming platform for both publishers and regular people. From Buzzfeed’s exploding watermelon to Dallas-based tattoo artist Liz Cook who streams ink sessions in real time and...

11.3 hours on mashable.com

Apple, Inc. Loses Top Position In The U.S. To Samsung

Apple Inc. has been dethroned by Samsung again in the all-important U.S. handset market. The Korean firm lost the title nearly a year ago when the U.S. firm released the big-screen iPhone 6 and 6 Plus. The new Galaxy S7 devices have helped the Korean...

11.4 hours on valuewalk.com

Apple’s App Store search is completely broken right now

 Apple’s App Store search is experiencing significant issues this morning, which, if allowed to continue for a longer period of time, could end up impacting app developers’ sales. The problem is that keyword searches on...

11.6 hours on techcrunch.com

Bove: Government & Incredible Mismanagement Is Driving Freddie Mac Into Bankruptcy

Richard X. Bove, Vice President Equity Research at Rafferty Capital Markets, highlights that the government and incredible mismanagement is driving Freddie Mac into bankruptcy. Freddie Mac is in Deep Trouble – Government and Incredible...

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Apple reports problem with App Store

Apple said Thursday morning that users were experiencing a problem with its App...

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Peter Thiel just sold $101 million worth of Facebook shares

Venture Capitalist Peter Thiel, the c0-founder of PayPal and Facebook’s first institutional investor, has sold 857,626 Class A shares in Facebook. The sale has netted Thiel $101 million, according to a filing with the Securities and...

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Look to the iPad for Apple Watch comparisons

To mark the first year since the release of the Apple Watch, Daisuke Wakabayashi at The Wall Street Journal reported that initial sales of the watch are estimated to have been double those of the original iPhone. Although Apple doesn’t break...

12.6 hours on macworld.com

ICYMI: Google beats MS paint, gamified recycling and more

Today on In Case You Missed It: Google's 3D painting app, Tiltbrush, has been used to make some beautiful things; a robotics company is gamifying trash sorting in a pilot program; and a 3D copier will let you make a double of any dang thing...

12.6 hours on engadget.com

Apple patches vulnerable OS X Git version that put developers at risk

Apple has released a new version of its Xcode development tool in order to patch two critical vulnerabilities in the Git source code management client.The Git vulnerabilities, CVE‑2016‑2324 and CVE‑2016‑2315, have been known since mid-March...

13.7 hours on pcworld.com

Facebook and Google among highest paying companies in the UK

New research has revealed the top 10 highest-paying companies in the UK based on the salaries of their employees which range between £73,000 and £90,000 on...

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Unlike Icahn, Main St. investors still love Apple

Hedge fund bigwig Carl Icahn dumped all of his Apple stock last week, but Main Street investors are sticking by the beloved company....

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Smartphone camera shootout: Galaxy S7 vs. iPhone 6S

Let the games begin: We tested the Samsung Galaxy S7 against Apple's iPhone 6S to see which flagship device is the best overall smartphone...

14.6 hours on pcworld.com

FotoFuse review: Full-featured Mac photo collage maker limited by OS X sharing

Photo collage apps have flourished on mobile devices, making it easy to assemble multiple images into a single share-friendly file. It’s perfect for iPhone, which is where many of us shoot pictures to begin with. Try to remix those photos on...

15.6 hours on macworld.com

Apple to fight China trademark ruling

Apple plans to take its latest trademark dispute over the iPhone name in China to the mainland's highest court, the company said today. The South China Mprning Post...

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Google's neural network is binge reading romance novels

The Big G wants its app to be more conversational, so it's feeding a neural network with steamy sex scenes and hot encounters. According to Buzzfeed News, the network has been devouring a collection of 2,865 romance novels over the past few...

18.6 hours on engadget.com

Google adds Q&A and laser pointer features to Slides apps

Google is making its presentation tool more interactive. The company introduced a new Q&A feature for Slides Wednesday, which allows audience members to ask questions while they watch presentations.  SEE ALSO: How to collaborate like a...

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The Week in Mac Apps: 3 new Mac-based text editors

Editors for all writing typesThis week’s roundup of new apps brings you three new text editors—SwiftText, Small, and CryptoEdit—plus a variety of other handy tools. Read on!Blood Pressure Diary 2 1.01Sergey Fatykhov’s $10 Blood...

25.6 hours on macworld.com

Forget page 187 - Booth and Brennan flip to 214 in 'Bones' sneak peek

With Bones coming to an end there's no telling whether we'll ever find out the dirty details about the long-teased sex act that occurs on page 187 of Brennan's book, but it appears there's more than one mysterious lurid sexcapade...

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Apple bought at least 3 companies in the past year that nobody knows about (AAPL)

Apple buys so many companies, there are some purchases it has made that have never been revealed. Parsing CEO Tim Cook's recent statements, it looks like there are 3 buys that have never been reported. “We've made 15...

26.7 hours on businessinsider.com

Twitter for Mac lets you search for GIFs when a photo won't do

Twitter launched a handy GIF search tool inside its mobile apps back in February, and now the social network is bring the animated images to the desktop. With an update to the Mac software, users can expect to quickly find an appropriate GIF for...

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iPhone Or Android? Here's One Big Difference To Consider

The vast majority of smartphones around the world are Android devices, but few of them are what you'd call modern. Way back in October 2015, Google officially released Android Marshmallow, the latest version of its smartphone and...

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Twitter for Mac update introduces Moments, GIF search, and polls

After years of neglect, Twitter is bringing more mobile feature to its recently revamped Mac app.On Wednesday, Twitter updated the Twitter for Mac app to include Moments, a curated feed of trending tweets that was first introduced on the Twitter...

27.6 hours on macworld.com

Twitter for Mac update introduces Moments, GIF search, and olls

After years of neglect, Twitter is bringing more mobile feature to its recently revamped Mac app.On Wednesday, Twitter updated the Twitter for Mac app to include Moments, a curated feed of trending tweets that was first introduced on the Twitter...

27.6 hours on macworld.com

Vine's Windows 10 app is a great way to watch its short videos

Vine finally debuted an official Windows 10 app today, which you can find for free on the Windows Store. It offers everything you'd expect: A selection of the latest trending Vine videos, as well as the ability to explore videos in different...

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Freddie Mac: Mortgage Serious Delinquency rate decreased in March, Lowest since Aug 2008

Freddie Mac reported that the Single-Family serious delinquency rate decreased in March to 1.20% from 1.26% in February. Freddie's rate is down from 1.73% in March 2015. This is the lowest rate since August 2008.Freddie's serious delinquency...

28.3 hours on calculatedriskblog.com

Facebook Live All Dressed Up for Met Gala

The annual Met Gala in New York Monday night, benefiting the Metropolitan Museum of Art, was all over Facebook Live. The social network’s live-video-streaming feature was used by the museum itself, as well as by media outlets including MTV,...

28.6 hours on adweek.com

The Turning Point For Apple Inc. (AAPL)

The Turning Point For Apple Inc. (AAPL) This post originally appeared at The Activist Investor. We first accounted for Apple’s cash in early 2014, again later in the year, and about a year ago. Last week Apple announced its first decline in...

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Ultimate fanboy Mark Zuckerberg demonstrates his love for Star Wars. Again.

If you've "liked" Mark Zuckerberg on Facebook, it will come as absolutely no surprise that the man loves Star Wars.  Like many devoted fans around the world, Zuckerberg celebrated May 4 — aka "Star Wars...

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Now May Not Be the Time to Buy Apple

Apple is perfectly priced, but growth concerns will continue holding the stock backRelated Stocks:...

29.6 hours on gurufocus.com

Facebook Testing New Version of Secondary Categories in News Feed?

Facebook began testing secondary categories within its mobile News Feed in December, and a redesigned version was spotted in the wild. Reader Guillaume Baratte shared a host of screenshots from Facebook’s flagship Android application with...

29.6 hours on adweek.com

Apple Music To Get An Overhaul In iOS 10

Apple Music first appeared almost a year ago and now it is time for an overhaul that will be implemented with the release of iOS 10. Reports cite multiple sources familiar with the changes, who say that the new Apple Music will be revealed at...

29.7 hours on valuewalk.com

Apple CEO Cook: Bloomberg, Kass Explore the Credibility Gap

A couple of individuals in the last 24 hours have offered some rebuttal to Apple (AAPL) CEO Tim Cook’s upbeat appearance Monday evening with Jim Cramer of CNBC on his “Mad Money” program. During that talk, Cook rebutted...

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Apple set to revamp Apple Music, report says

Not quite a full year after launching its streaming Apple Music service and rival to Spotify, Apple is planning “sweeping” changes for the...

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Apple: Survey Says iPhone Demand to Recover, But Huawei, Oppo More ‘Aspirational,’ Says UBS

UBS’s Steve Milunovich today offers up evidence from the firm’s “Evidence Lab” that there’s hope for a rise in Apple’s (AAPL) iPhone sales when it produces the next model of the device, presumably an “iPhone...

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Google may jump into the online TV game with a YouTube-based service

Another day, another streaming media service. Google is reportedly readying its entry into the online TV industry with a YouTube service by the name of "Unplugged," which would feature a skinny bundle of TV channels. Don't get too...

30.9 hours on mashable.com

Zuckerberg taps Shelton to run education effort

James Shelton will oversee the education efforts of Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg and his wife Priscilla...

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Bentley's Bentayga SUV just got its own Apple Watch app

How is it possible that the Bentley Bentayga SUV keeps getting cooler? SEE ALSO: McLaren is selling one of the rarest and fastest supercars ever built British ultra-luxury carmaker Bentley announced Wednesday morning that it has developed an Apple Watch...

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You can now control Bentley's new SUV from an Apple watch

Bentley Motors' new and first-ever SUV, the Bentayga, can now be controlled via an app designed for the Apple watch. The allows passengers to individually adjust their climate control settings, entertainment systems, and seat position via the app,...

31.5 hours on businessinsider.com

Google Slides makes it easier to talk back to presenters

Google is trying to save presentation audiences from having to sit through long rambling questions with a new feature it added to its Slides software on Wednesday.  Slides Q&A will let audiences send text questions through the Web when...

31.6 hours on pcworld.com

Google launches Slides Q&A to help presenters connect with their audiences

 Google is launching Slides Q&A today, a new feature for Slides, its PowerPoint competitor. With Slides Q&A, presenters can get questions and general feedback from their audience — and audience members can...

31.6 hours on techcrunch.com

Google Slides has a new audience participation Q&A feature

Presentation apps may not be the most exciting software out there, but there's no doubt that tools like Powerpoint and Google Slides are important to large swaths of professional and educational users. Today, Google is adding what seems to be a...

31.6 hours on engadget.com

Facebook Live Tab Coming To Your Android App Soon

Just last month, Facebook announced that it was going to be making some significant changes to its mobile apps. Facebook live tab (a live streaming service) would now take center stage in the Messenger app, which means the moving to the side of the...

31.7 hours on valuewalk.com

Improved smart burst feature begins rollout to Google Photos

A promised tweak to the way in which Google Photos handles the automatic animation of images, called Smart Burst, is finally starting to roll out.“Improved burst photo support” was part of the version 1.19 update to Google Photos that hit...

31.7 hours on pcworld.com

Apple brings in ex-Googler and robotics expert Yoky Matsuoka to work on Healthkit

 Apple has tapped Nest’s former tech chief Yoky Matsuoka to head up health projects at the company, according to Fortune. The MacArthur genius award winner comes with an impressive resume as a former professor of robotics and...

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Mark Zuckerberg Hires Education Leader to Run Philanthropic Effort

James H. Shelton, a former deputy secretary of the federal Education Department, will oversee the couple’s efforts in...

32 hours on nytimes.com

Tim Cook Hints At Essential iPhone 7 Feature

Rumors continue to swirl about the new iPhone 7, which Apple is expected to release in September. Some leaks have suggested a series of changes from the previous version of the smartphone, but other reports claim that Apple will not make any major...

32.5 hours on valuewalk.com

Apple Music may be showing off a major new look in June

Apple Music came late to the music-streaming party and has been trying to play catch up to services such as Spotify. But it doesn't offer too much over competitors and could use a few fresh features. Now, the Apple rumor mill...

32.5 hours on mashable.com

Facebook Opens Malaysia Office

Just days after opening its first office in the Philippines, Facebook did the same in Malaysia. Facebook vice president, Asia-Pacific Dan Neary announced the opening of the new office in a Facebook post (embedded below), saying that the social...

32.6 hours on adweek.com

Mark Zuckerberg Holds Team Meeting With Chewbacca, Ewoks

Mark Zuckerberg, lead Jedi at Facebook, united Imperial and Rebel forces alike for a "team meeting" Wednesday. Chewbacca, two Ewoks, a Rebel soldier and an Imperial stormtrooper sat down for a discussion with the Facebook CEO, who...

32.7 hours on huffingtonpost.com

Facebook just changed its Android app in a huge way

In early April, Facebook announced a very significant change to its mobile apps: A Facebook Live tab was to take center place in the app, pushing the Messenger button aside. The tab would offer a dedicated place for users to find live videos —...

32.8 hours on mashable.com

Apple Music revamp to debut at WWDC in June (Report)

 Apple Music has been much maligned for its confusing interface which reviewers have referred to as cluttered and difficult to navigate, “a confusing mess,” and “so crammed with items, lists and menus that...

33.9 hours on techcrunch.com

Google turns on HTTPS for all blogspot blogs

All blogs hosted on Google's blogspot.com domain can now be accessed over an encrypted HTTPS connection. This puts more control into the hands of blog readers who value privacy.Google started offering users of its Blogger service the option to...

34.1 hours on pcworld.com

Microsoft thinks disorientation is the key to touch in VR

To manipulate virtual objects in VR, you have to use an Oculus Touch or other "virtual wand" controller like some kind of hands-off, digital tong. To get an actual "haptic" or touch experience, you need real objects,...

34.3 hours on engadget.com

Intel’s Mobile Retreat Not Good For Microsoft’s Smartphone Plan

Intel and Microsoft have been in a business relationship for the past 35 years, but Intel’s retreat from mobile chips can be seen as a big disruption in their relationship. The two companies have been on rough terms before, but it has not been like...

34.4 hours on valuewalk.com

Apple Music to get refresh: Report

The tech giant's music streaming service is getting revamped with assistance from Trent Reznor of Nine Inch...

34.7 hours on cnbc.com

iPhone 7 Headphone Jack May Not Be Dead After All

For the past several months, there have been consistent rumors, leaks, and analyst reports claiming that Apple’s upcoming iPhone 7 would ditch the 3.5mm headphone jack to reduce the thickness of the handset. The rumors suggested that the iPhone...

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Why Apple (AAPL), Alphabet (GOOG), Pfizer (PFE) and Two Other Stocks are Trending Today

The markets are sliding on Wednesday after a report from Automatic Data Processing, which shows a decline in the growth of private sector employment. In April, 156,000 jobs were added, far less than the expectations of 193,000 jobs, sending Dow futures...

34.8 hours on insidermonkey.com

Google dreams of injecting electronics into eyeballs

Forget electronic contact lenses; Google’s next step could be to inject vision-enhancing electronics directly into the eye.A patent fled by Google and Andrew Jason Conrad—currently the head of Verily, the life sciences unit of Google...

34.8 hours on pcworld.com

Apple has an iPhone growth problem

Warning signs are beginning to appear in Apple's iPhone business, says analyst Neil...

34.9 hours on cnbc.com

WIRE: APPLE Plans Sweeping Changes to Streaming Music Service...

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Apple Music may get retuned in June

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Apple Music has two major problems: The streaming service’s interface is needlessly complicated and its relationship to iTunes—both the store and your library of purchased songs—has been a disaster. Those will reportedly be fixed in...

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Facebook CEO Asks Brazilians To Stand For WhatsApp Ban

Facebook co-founder and CEO Mark Zuckerberg urged the people of Brazil to demand that authorities never block Facebook-owned messaging service WhatsApp again. On Tuesday, an appeals court overturned the second suspension of the application in five...

35.6 hours on valuewalk.com

Apple Music could be getting a revamp in June

As the one year anniversary of Apple Music approaches, a report suggests it could be getting an overhaul. Bloomberg claims the service will get a rebooted user interface, one that will likely bring the streaming and download offerings closer...

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State of the Art: Apple, Set to Move to Its Spaceship, Should Try More Moonshots

To thrive in the next era of tech, one likely to be driven by data-rich online services, Apple needs to take a series of bigger, bolder...

36.1 hours on nytimes.com

Apple Inc. Lost Exclusive Rights To ‘iPhone’ Name In China

Apple had long been in a long court battle with Beijing’s Xintong Tiandi Technology, which sells leather products like cell phone cases, handbags and others under the brand name “IPHONE.” Now according to Quartz, Silicon...

36.1 hours on valuewalk.com

Facebook Live Saddles Up for NBC’s Kentucky Derby Coverage

Facebook Live will be in the paddock at the Kentucky Derby—the Peacock Paddock, NBC’s pop-up social media hub. NBC said in an email to SocialTimes that the Peacock Paddock features a wall of live red roses (the race is referred to as the...

36.6 hours on adweek.com

How the Watch could fuel Apple's next growth spurt

There wasn’t a whole lot of positive news from Apple last week. Despite a quarter that saw $50.6 billion in revenue on the back of 51 million iPhone, 10.2 million iPad, and 4 million Mac sales, Apple’s stock and confidence sunk to levels...

36.6 hours on macworld.com

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Why Apple Wants You to Spend More on Apps and Services

Tim Cook during a presentation | Stephen Lam/Getty Images The iPhone may be the most recognizable smartphone on the market, but it’s not without its problems. The latest headache for Apple? The company’s latest financial results...

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Microsoft's Solair acquisition could expand its Internet of Things services

Microsoft dove deeper into Internet of Things technology on Tuesday with the acquisition of Solair, an Italian company that operates a cloud-based IoT platform. According to a Microsoft blog post, Solair’s technology will be used to upgrade...

37.9 hours on pcworld.com

Google, Fiat Chrysler team up to build self-driving minivans

Alphabet’s Google Self-Driving Car Project has teamed with Fiat Chrysler Automobiles to work directly for the first time with an automaker on developing autonomous vehicles.Under a deal announced Tuesday, Google said it plans to more than double...

37.9 hours on pcworld.com

Google's DeepMind gains access to data of 1.6 million NHS patients

LONDON — DeepMind, the artificial intelligence company owned by Google, has been granted access to the healthcare data of some 1.6 million NHS patients. The company has the patient information for three London hospitals - Barnet,...

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Facebook continues Southeast Asia march with new Malaysia office

Just two weeks from its Philippines office opening, Facebook has launched another office in Malaysia. Facebook's Asia-Pacific vice president, Dan Neary, announced the opening Wednesday. SEE ALSO: Facebook hopes to kill the username and password He...

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Apple loses China trademark case for 'iPhone' on leather goods

BEIJING (Reuters) - Apple Inc has lost a battle for the use of the "iPhone" trademark on leather goods in China after a Beijing court ruled against the world's biggest technology company in favor of a local firm, state media reported.The...

39.6 hours on businessinsider.com

5 quick ways to recover storage space on an overstuffed iPhone or iPad

Sure, 16GB of storage sounded like plenty when you first bought your iPhone, but you probably regretted your decision to go with Apple’s cheapest option when those pesky “low storage” warnings started popping up.Indeed, you’d...

39.6 hours on macworld.com

Alphabet Inc: 3 Reasons to Fall Back in Love with Google Stock

Don’t Believe the Bears on Google Stock For more than a decade, the company now known as Alphabet Inc (NASDAQ:GOOG), formerly Google, delivered spectacular returns to shareholders. Every so often, however, Google stock would take a slight...

39.8 hours on ewallstreeter.com

India rejects Apple's plan to import used iPhones

MUMBAI (Reuters) - India has rejected a plan by Apple Inc to import used iPhones, government officials said, a blow to the U.S. tech giant which has been seeking to revive flagging sales of its flagship smartphones.Apple sells what it calls refurbished...

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Google moves every Blogspot domain to HTTPS

Google's quest to make the internet a more secure place is taking another step. The internet juggernaut's flipped the switch on HTTPS for all Blogspot domains, according to a post on the Google Security Blogspot account. Naturally....

41.9 hours on engadget.com

Opera releases the browser it's trained to kill ads in Android and Windows

In March, Opera added native ad blocking to a developer edition of its browser. Now, the company has pushed that feature into general release, dramatically decreasing the load time of web pages at the expense of the advertising revenues that would...

42.6 hours on pcworld.com

Apple hires Google X co-founder and Nest's ex-head of tech

Robotics professor Yoky Matsuoka is lending Apple her expertise, according to Fortune. Matsuoka co-founded X Labs, Google's secretive research facility that developed Glass and the company's self-driving car. She also used to be...

43.8 hours on engadget.com

How Google is tackling growth in India

Android has dominant share in India, but it's been difficult for many consumers to buy digital...

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Google, Fiat Chrysler to collaborate on self-driving minivans

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Chinese court rules Apple has to share the trademark 'iPhone' with a leather goods maker

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Google adds 100 Chrysler hybrid minivans to self-driving fleet

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Google, Fiat ink deal to make 100 self-driving minivans

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India has shot down Apple's plan to sell refurbished iPhones

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Facebook Inc (FB): Instagram Has A Bright Future

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Moog's new app brings the iconic Model 15 synth to your iPad

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A 10-year-old hacked Instagram so Facebook gave him $10,000

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Periscope isn't sweating Facebook Live, but hires first Editor-in-Chief

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Apple stops tocking: It wants to escape an unsustainable pace

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10-Year Old Earns $10K For Hacking Facebook’s Instagram

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Apple on pace to break 8-day slide

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Microsoft buys a company enabling the Internet of Things

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Google enables HTTPS for all Blogspot sites

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What It's Like To Work As A Facebook 'News Curator'

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India rejects Apple's plan to import refurbished iPhones

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Apple’s China Woes Are Everyone’s Woes, as Growth Slows, Says Sterne Agee

Sterne Agee CRT’s Rob Cihra today reiterates a Buy rating on shares of Apple (AAPL), after digging deeper into what’s going on for the company in China , following a disappointing fiscal Q2 report a week ago in which sales in that region...

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Apple M&A Center Spot after CEO Cook’s Chat with Cramer

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A Bet That Apple Falls Below 93.00 by May 20th

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Sony's Google Cast speakers are ready to put music in any room

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David Einhorn: Tremendous value in Apple’s brand; Long American Capital Agency

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Hefty Google Keyboard update brings one-handed mode, cursor control, other new tricks

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Breaking The Stigma Of The Ugly Apple

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Microsoft acquires Italian IoT platform Solair

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Freddie Mac Earnings – Time For Treasury, FHFA To Reverse Course?

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Parachute lets organizations receive live-streamed emergency incidents recorded with your iPhone

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Dish Network's traveling technicians get into the iPhone repair business

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6 Reasons Apple Needs to Buy Netflix

Apple's CEO Tim Cook said as the company released earnings that it may be time for it to make a major...

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Snapchat, Instagram compete with Facebook for eyeballs

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What's wrong with Apple?

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Another Simple Calculation for Apple Inc. (AAPL)

Another Simple Calculation for Apple Inc. (AAPL) In the last 12 months, including the most recent quarter, Apple Inc. (AAPL) had a total net income of $50,678 million.  Taking this as a fair estimate of the cash flow available to equity holders,...

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How The New Instagram and Facebook Algorithm is Killing Small Businesses

Remember a month ago when everyone was panicking about the new Instagram algorithm that Facebook had previously adopted? We were worried that the new algorithm would affect the interaction we receive on our photos and how it might affect our businesses....

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MSFT Stock: This Is Why Microsoft Corporation Is a Top Dividend Stock

MSFT Stock Should Be on Top of Your Watch List If you’re an income investor, you probably had to choose between two sets of stocks: 1) ones that offer stable dividends but not much growth potential, or 2) ones with huge upside but no steady yields....

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Couple creates super serious coleslaw reviews on Facebook

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iPhone 7 To Pack A Bigger Battery, But Don’t Expect Better Battery Life

Apple’s upcoming iPhone 7 must do well to revive the company’s falling revenues and shrinking market share. The latest piece of leak coming out of China claims that the iPhone 7 and 7 Plus will pack a bigger battery than their...

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Apple’s growth strategy just hit a major roadblock (AAPL)

The Indian government has rejected a request by Apple to import and sell refurbished iPhones in the country, Bloomberg reports.  It's a major setback to Apple's India strategy, a major component of which was reusing old iPhones as a...

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Your Facebook account's been hijacked. Here's how to recover it and keep it safe

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Facebook Testing Disappearing Messages for Messenger?

The latest feature being tested by Facebook for its Messenger application is straight out of the Snapchat playbook. VentureBeat reported, via the @iOSAppChanges Twitter account, that some Messenger users with iOS version 68.0 are seeing the...

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10 Facebook Live stars you need to follow now

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Facebook Inc May Face Lawsuit For Not Bargaining Hard With Zuck

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Google's self-driving tech goes into Chrysler minivans this year

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Dish gets into... the iPhone repair business?

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Do You Want To Raise Mark Zuckerberg?

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Vanguard Says App Glitch Led to Inflated Balances Shown on Apple Devices

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Apple Has ‘Great Innovation’ In Pipeline: Tim Cook

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Google Chrome Tops Internet Explorer in Browser Wars

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Apple missing top tech trend: VC

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Tencent venture poaches Google talent as Chinese tech firms pile into autos

BEIJING (Reuters) - An automaker launched last year by firms including tech giant Tencent Holdings Ltd has poached autonomous driving personnel from Google and Daimler AG, marking China's latest high-profile hires in the race to make self-driving...

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Google.org announces $250,000 in grants for the Flint, Michigan water crisis

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Download Windows 10 Pro ISO File Without Product Key – Here’s How

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Apple Takes a Bruising as the Cloud Takes Over

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China’s booming middle class bodes well for Apple, says Tim Cook

Apple CEO Tim Cook still sees great potential in the Chinese market despite a drop in its revenue from the country in the first quarter. In an interview to Jim Cramer of CNBC’s Mad Money program, Cook said Monday that the middle class in China...

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iPhone 6S v Galaxy S7 v HTC 10 v LG G5 v Huawei P9 v Xperia Z5: Camera Specs Compared

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Global tech companies to pay up as Australia gets its own 'Google Tax'

Tech companies have become infamous for moving their profits around the world in search of favourable tax rates, and now Australia wants to make sure they are paying their fair share. In the 2016 federal budget, which the government unveiled Tuesday...

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Why the iPhone 7 doesn't have to be a disappointment

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Google and AOL team up to stop tech talent leaving NYC

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AAPL Stock: Read This Before You Turn Bearish on Apple Inc.

Great Value in Apple Stock? Apple Inc. (NASDAQ:AAPL) stock is back in the doldrums. Trading at $92.57 per share, Apple stock is approaching its 52-week low of $92.00. Is it over for the “iPhone” maker? Well, even after tens of billions of...

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Kensho: Apple comeback stocks

Using Kensho, a hedge fund analytics tool, CNBC Pro screened for which securities will rise the most if Apple...

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China’s booming middle class augurs well for Apple, says Tim Cook

Apple CEO Tim Cook still sees great potential in the Chinese market despite a drop in its revenue from the country in the first quarter.In an interview to Jim Cramer of CNBC's Mad Money program, Cook said Monday that the middle class in China is...

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Apple Is in Its Longest Losing Streak Since 1998

Shares of the iPhone-maker posted fell 0.1% Monday for an eighth consecutive session of losses, Apple's longest losing streak since July...

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New version of Google Keyboard has a useful one-handed texting mode

Big phones have made it increasingly difficult (if not impossible) to text with one hand.  Google's launching version 5.0 of its official keyboard for Android, and it includes a mode that makes one-handed texting easier, though it's...

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Microsoft's CEO explains why his company sued the U.S. government

Microsoft surprised the world last month when it filed a lawsuit against the U.S. Department of Justice, alleging that the frequent practice of attaching gag orders to search warrants for customer data violates the U.S. Constitution.On Monday, CEO...

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Cramer: What history says about Apple

Jim Cramer explained to investors why they should stick with a long-term strategy when it comes to...

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Apple CEO Tim Cook says he forgot to say something important on the conference call (AAPL)

Apple CEO Tim Cook said he made a mistake by not talking about China's growing middle class when he recently discussed Apple's financial results. Cook made the admission to CNBC's Jim Cramer, during an appearance on...

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Ahead: Fedspeak and Apple's cold streak

Fed speakers and more earnings will take the spotlight as Wall Street counts down to Friday's employment...

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Apple CEO Tim Cook appeared on Jim Cramer’s TV to tell investors they got it all wrong (AAPL)

Apple reported its first quarterly sales drop since 2003 last week, and its stock has been taking a beating ever since.  Apple CEO Tim Cook appeared on Jim Cramer's show on CNBC to ease investor fears on...

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Tim Cook confident about Apple in TV interview

In his first public appearance since Apple announced its first quarter sales drop in 13 years, company CEO Tim Cook on...

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Apple's Cook: Most important for Apple

Jim Cramer spoke with Apple CEO Tim Cook, who provided insight on getting ahead for the long...

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US fund star Carl Icahn dumps his £3bn stake in Apple after disappointing results

The 80-year-old, worth around £12billion, sold his 45.8million shares and cited concerns over Apple’s position in China. His fears centred on regulatory meddling from the regime...

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Fitbit Strives to Escape the Shadow of Apple

Fitbit, a leader in wearable technology, is growing both in staff and sales, but it struggles with public comparisons to its larger rival...

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Markets Shake Off 8-Day Apple Inc. Losing Streak

InvestorPlaceInvestorPlace - Stock Market News, Stock Advice & Trading Tips In the end, the Dow Jones gained 0.7\%, the S&P 500 gained 0.8\%, the Nasdaq Composite gained 0.9\% and the Russell 2000 gained 0.9\%. The post Markets Shake Off...

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Apple just did something for the first time in nearly 18 years (AAPL)

Apple shares closed down for an eighth straight day on Monday — the first time time this has happened since July 1998. The stock has lost 11% since April 26, when the company reported first-quarter earnings that fell short of...

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Facebook shells out £3m to guard boss Mark Zuckerberg

Facebook is so concerned about safety of boss Mark Zuckerberg that his security costs are now more than ten times those of British prime...

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iPhone 8 To Feature Under Glass Touch ID [RUMOR]

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Facebook Messenger testing Snapchat-style disappearing messages for iOS

Facebook is considering a new feature so that not every message your send on its Messenger app will live forever. On Monday, screenshots revealed a potential version of Facebook Messenger on iOS where users can set a time-limit for their messages to...

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Apple CEO Tim Cook Tells CNBC’s Cramer iPhone of the Future Will ‘Give You Things You Can’t Live Without’

Apple’s (AAPL) CEO Tim Cook was on “Mad Money” this evening with Jim Cramer. Cramer focused quite a bit on China, where sales last quarter. Cook defended Apple’s performance: 2 years ago we had enormous sales [in china]...

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Apple Music for Android adds the videos iOS users already enjoy

Apple Music subscribers with iOS devices have been privy to the service's music videos as part of the monthly plan. Those visuals haven't been added the Android version of the app since it arrived last November, despite regular updates...

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El-Erian Says Disrupters Like Amazon, Alphabet and Facebook Are the Future

According to Mohamed El-Erian, what sets companies like Alphabet , Amazon and Facebook apart from the herd is their willingness to self-disrupt. "They're willing to fail," El-Erian said. "If they get two out of...

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Bill Gates Calls for Higher Capital Gains Taxes

Bill Gates said  this morning on CNBC that investment gains should be taxed at the same level as ordinary income.  Gates said that he's "pleased" that there is more discussion around changing the tax code. "There's...

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Why Facebook, Opower, Genworth, Apollo Education, and Sarepta Are Spiking Today

Even though oil is down on Monday, U.S stocks are up, partly driven by strength in the financial and consumer discretionary sectors. In this article we will take a look at five individual stocks that are on the rise today: Opower Inc (NYSE:OPWR),...

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Apple Inc. Investors In For More Pain After iPhone 7 Rumors

Hype is building around the new Apple iPhone 7, which is expected to be released in September. While consumers and tech heads get excited about the features that the next generation smartphone is expected to have, investors are taking a different view....

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Mark Zuckerberg’s Mop Dog Is All We Want In Our News Feed

It's a mop! It's a rug! It's ... Mark Zuckerberg's dog?  The 31-year-old Facebook CEO shared pictures of his Puli dog Beast, this past Friday, completely blending in with his surroundings. The shaggy ball of fluff is so good...

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Intel, AMD, QCOM Rise Despite Weak March Numbers, Apple Overhang

The Street todays contemplating the latest data on semiconductor sales, for the month of March, which showed a sharp drop from February’s level. Shares of chip names are trading mixed but generally positive today, with Intel (INTC) up 29...

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Is Facebook the New Apple?

This article is published in collaboration with Scutify, where you can find real-time markets...

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Google buys Synergyse to teach customers how to use Apps

Google Apps is getting a new set of tutorials. The tech giant announced Monday that it has acquired Synergyse, a startup that offered businesses a guided tutorial for Google Apps.Synergyse's technology allowed businesses to give their users...

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Facebook To Add Self-Destructing Messages

It looks as though Facebook will include a disappearing messages feature on Messenger v68.0 for iOS users. The feature became popular thanks to Snapchat, the messaging service that Facebook tried to acquire in 2013. Now it looks as though the social...

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Facebook Faces Class-Action Over Proposal to Create New Stock Class

That was quick: Just days after Facebook announced a proposal to create a new class of common shares, the company is facing a class-action suit over the proposal. Facebook announced last Wednesday that its board of directors approved a proposal to...

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Google acquires Synergyse, an interactive training service for Google Apps

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Galaxy Note 6 vs. iPhone 7 Plus: The Battle Of Camera Sensors

Apple’s iPhone 7 and Samsung’s Galaxy Note 6 are two of the most anticipated devices of the year. Following the grand success of Galaxy S7 and S7 Edge, Samsung is doing everything it can to ensure that the Note 6 replicates the...

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Chart of the Day: Apple 8-Day Losing Streak; Longest Since 1998

It’s been a rough couple of weeks for Apple (AAPL) and its shareholders.  As shown in our trading range chart of the stock below, AAPL is now trading in extreme oversold territory at more than two standard deviations below its 50-day moving...

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Prince’s Death Brings 117 Million Facebook Interactions in 24 Hours

The death of Prince April 21 resulted in 117 million Facebook interactions from 39 million users in the first 24 hours after the news broke. Kelly Michelena and Jonathan Hull, who work on entertainment partnerships for Facebook, shared those...

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The Air Case is the ultra-thin battery case Apple should have made

I'm in love with an iPhone battery case. Yeah, I still can't believe it either. But hear me out. There are tons and tons of iPhone battery cases to pick from. Last year, I highlighted the seven best ones for any situation. iPhone...

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What to do when OS X asks for an old Apple ID

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Apple’s Forgotten iPod

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The 10 Mac games you need to play from April 2016

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7 ways to keep your dying Android phone or iPhone alive

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Google Doodle celebrates the 90th anniversary of Indian cartoonist Mario Miranda

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