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Silicon Valley talent wars: Engineers, come get your $250K salary

Weeby thinks the way to hire superstar engineers in hypercompetitive Silicon Valley is to pay them like superstars -- to the tune of $1 million over four years -- and to be totally transparent about it.

Apple sells 10 million iPhones in first weekend

The bigger-screen iPhones take off at a record-setting pace. Apparently consumers are happy that Apple decided to live large.

Apple may change Beats brand as it spins up music service

There are conflicting reports about what Apple will ultimately do with Beats Music, with Recode reporting a potential name change, and TechCrunch calling for the service to be scrapped completely.

New Gmail users can say 'no thanks' to Google+
iPhone 6 carrier trade-in deals still good
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Somebody alert the media -- while talking about the new SanDisk Ultra II solid-state drive, CNET editor Dong Ngo admits he's a showoff.

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Tomorrow Daily 055: A $1 microscope for cell phones, a new Oculus VR prototype, and more

On today's show, we wonder what we'd use a cell phone microscope for, discuss the ongoing (and highly entertaining) Twitter war between Zack Snyder and J.J. Abrams, and freak out over how cool the newest Oculus VR prototype looks.

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Tomorrow Daily 055: A $1 microscope for cell phones, a new Oculus VR prototype, and more

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