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Hotelpower, the new site that pinky promises to be cheaper

You don't need a new hotel booking site? Oh, but what about one that will get you a better price? And LIfestyle Cash to spend.

By 15 October 2014

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Billion-dollar babies: Far-out pet projects of the tech elite

From Ellison to Musk to Bezos, technology's richest can't seem to stay away from wacky desires to live forever, colonize other planets, and recreate the plot line of "Deep Impact," minus the apocalypse.

By 26 October 2013

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Airbnb helps tenant win appeal in NY rental case

A New York agency decides in favor of a man who was fined $2,400 for renting his home out on Airbnb. The city now has to pay it all back to Nigel Warren.

By 28 September 2013

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Microsoft meeting yields hints of 'Rio' streaming service

Microsoft execs' pleas for silence and secrecy didn't stop attendees of the company's annual meeting from sharing tidbits about new products and technologies in the pipeline.

By 28 September 2013

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Netflix launches all 13 episodes of 'House of Cards'

The company's second original series is now out with all of its episodes available for streaming.

By 2 February 2013

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Tech Time Machine: 20 March

Today is the birthday of the Australian who gave us the flight data recorder or, as it's more rather erroneously referred to as, the black box.

By 20 March 2012

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How can I get a piece of the Facebook action?

The frenzy around the social-networking giant's upcoming IPO has made lots of people wonder whether owning a piece of Facebook might be a good investment for them. But how do you get in?

By 7 February 2012

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China's BYD struggles with electric-car efforts

The auto and battery maker's profit warning and ensuing stock drop have put a spotlight on the company's strategy and on Warren Buffett, who invested in the company in 2009.

By 24 August 2011

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Electric cars enjoy cool factor but still costly

Electric vehicles appeal to both businesses and consumers, but automakers acknowledge they need to cut battery costs in half to drive broad adoption.

By 15 April 2010

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Top boxer threatens Facebook over hate groups

WBA World light-welterweight champion Amir Khan says the social-networking company has failed to remove "racist" hate speech against him on the site.

By 11 September 2009