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Could LinkedIn give students an 'in' with college admissions?

With a lowered age requirement, LinkedIn hopes to welcome more teens. Its university pages aim to provide prospective students with info on how they're connected to a school and suggestions on how to achieve career goals.

By Dec. 3, 2013

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IBM's Watson heads to school

The Jeopardy champ's college application has been accepted by Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute, Big Blue proudly reports.

By Jan. 30, 2013

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Twitter's Jack Dorsey confesses that 'maybe' he wanted to 'screw' over co-founder

A mostly glowing profile on the Twitter creator captures at least one moment of tangible bitterness between Dorsey and one-time Twitter CEO Evan Williams.

By Oct. 14, 2013

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The 404 1337: Where where we only sit when we're playing Sudoku (podcast)

Polygon's Chris Plante joins Jeff in the studio to discuss the top gaming stories of the week, the impending next-gen console releases and peppers in a few confessions for good measure.

By Sep. 6, 2013

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White House approved spying on allies, officials reportedly claim

Some current and former U.S. intelligence officials say that the administration was not only aware of but OK'd the snooping, according to the Los Angeles Times.

By Oct. 29, 2013

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Facebook earnings: The kids are alright

Regardless of whether teens will someday shun the social network, Facebook's fourth quarter will likely glow thanks to mobile ads and Instagram.

By Jan. 28, 2014

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Microsoft responds to 'extreme' Windows 8 criticism

Microsoft posted a rebuttal to the mounting attacks on the company and Windows 8.

By May. 11, 2013

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Facebook and Gates Foundation host education hackathon

Dubbed "HackEd," the two tech giants come together to rally developers to create apps that will help students get into college and stay there.

By Sep. 27, 2012

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Microsoft defends Windows 8 changes as reacting to feedback

Microsoft has gone on the defensive, saying the changes to Windows 8 aren't backtracking, but rather listening to customer feedback.

By May. 11, 2013

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With its original shows so far, Amazon is no alpha

Early popular reception to Amazon's original series like "Alpha House" suggests Netflix may be in another league.

By Dec. 1, 2013