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Porsche approves production version of the electric Mission E concept

The automaker believes it will arrive in showrooms around the end of the decade.

By December 4, 2015

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Once a drunk tweeter, Adele says her posts must now be approved

Technically Incorrect: The world-famous singer says that she can't risk offending her 24 million followers, so she has her tweets cleared by others before they go live.

By November 6, 2015

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Samsung's Galaxy S6, S6 Edge open up to Android 6.0 Marshmallow

Two of Samsung's key smartphones are finally getting the newest version of Android. Unfortunately, US handset owners may still have to wait.

By February 1, 2016

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TPP trade deal ready for final approval as digital rights groups sound warning

After five years of marathon talks, the Trans-Pacific Partnership has finally been agreed to. But as trade leaders take the hard sell back home, civil liberties advocates say the deal is bad news for digital rights.

By October 5, 2015

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Yahoo to go ahead with Alibaba spinoff without IRS approval

Internet giant plans to pursue spinoff of stake in the Chinese e-commerce giant, which is valued at more than $23 billion.

By September 28, 2015

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Expedia's $1.3B acquisition of rival Orbitz wins US approval

Antitrust officials close six-month investigation, finding no competitive harm coming from a merger of the two online travel-booking companies.

By September 16, 2015

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Human gene editing is about to happen, but don't freak out just yet

Commentary: A British research team has gotten the go-ahead to edit the DNA of a human embryo using breakthrough tech that could cure cancer -- or bring on a comic-book-style mutant apocalypse.

By February 5, 2016

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AT&T agrees to stricter Net neutrality rules to get its DirecTV deal approved

The Federal Communications Commission is recommending that AT&T's $49 billion bid to buy satellite TV provider DirecTV be approved -- but not without conditions.

By July 21, 2015

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Pebble credits fans for successfully nudging Apple to approve app

Technically Incorrect: The smartwatch maker claims its updated app was being kept in Apple's review purgatory. It pushes its fans to pressure Apple and is now claiming victory.

By June 5, 2015

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Obama approves sweeping reforms to NSA phone surveillance

Passage of the USA Freedom Act revises the controversial national security policy created after the September 11, 2001, terrorist attacks.

By June 2, 2015