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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.

Google+ accounts no longer needed for new Gmail users

People signing up for Gmail can now say "no thanks" to Google's social network -- one of many moves the search giant has made in the past few months regarding Google+.

iPhone 6 carrier trade-in deals still good
Where do the most people go for TV online? YouTube
VR is more than just video games for Palmer Luckey
Oculus closer to launch with new virtual reality headset

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Search engine DuckDuckGo blocked in China

The privacy-focused website is no longer available to users in mainland China, though its CEO isn't exactly sure why.

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Intel to spend $6B to upgrade Israel manufacturing plant

As part of a deal, Israel will grant Intel $300 million in total over five years and will allow the company to pay a lower-than-normal corporate tax rate for 10 years.

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Alibaba becomes world's largest IPO after additional share sale

The company's IPO hit a record $25 billion after it initially touched $21.8 billion. The jump was due to underwriters exercising an option to sell another 48 million shares.

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AT&T to sell Samsung Galaxy Alpha starting Sept. 26

Come Friday, the new metal-framed smartphone is up for grabs exclusively on AT&T's website and at its retail stores.

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Some iOS 8 users report sluggish Wi-Fi, shorter battery life

Every new version of Apple's mobile operating system seems to trigger complaints, and iOS 8 is no exception.

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iPhone sales records and 3D printing in space

Apple reaches new records for the iPhone 6 and 6 Plus launch weekend, HTC is said to be working on the Nexus 9 tablet, and a 3D printer will build tools in space.

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Bejeweled 'Alibaba' iPhone 6 a steal at just $2 million

We've seen a $48 million iPhone 6, but what if you're a little more thrifty when it comes to multimillion dollar luxury gadgets sure to become obsolete in two years? We've found just the thing for you.

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Flying lampshades: Cirque du Soleil plays with drones

In a new video, the billion-dollar entertainment giant shows what it can do with a few quadcopters, and a lot of imagination.

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The 404 Show 1,555: Netflix tries to spoil everything, a simple guide to happiness (podcast)

Today we're not spoiling anything, unlike what Netflix is trying to do with a random spoiler generator it just released. Also, researchers think they've discovered a simple thing that happier people do.

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The 404 Show 1,555: Netflix tries to spoil everything, a simple guide to happiness (podcast)

Today we're not spoiling anything, unlike what Netflix is trying to do with a random spoiler generator it just released. Also, researchers think they've discovered a simple thing that happier people do.

1 hour agoAppleby

iPhone sales records and 3D printing in space

Apple reaches new records for the iPhone 6 and 6 Plus launch weekend, HTC is said to be working on the Nexus 9 tablet, and a 3D printer will build tools in space.

2 hours agoInternetby

Google+ accounts no longer needed for new Gmail users

People signing up for Gmail can now say "no thanks" to Google's social network -- one of many moves the search giant has made in the past few months regarding Google+.

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Apple's new campus to be 'greenest' on Earth?

With 7,000 trees and buried parking lots, CEO Tim Cook expects the new headquarters to be a major statement of Apple's environmental push.

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How to use Reachability on the iPhone 6 and 6 Plus

Using a feature specific to the larger screen iPhones makes it possible for one-handed use.

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Bose QuietComfort 25: Top noise-cancelling headphone gets better

With the freshly redesigned QC25 ($299.95), Bose has not only enhanced the sound and noise reduction of its flagship NC headpone, but made other small design improvements.

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