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Tesla raising nearly $2B for battery-building 'gigafactory'

The electric-car maker is raising a large amount of money ahead of its announcement regarding the construction and location of its massive lithium-ion battery plant.

By Feb. 26, 2014

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Raising Alzheimer's awareness through Facebook confusion

A recent campaign to increase awareness of the most common form of dementia put people in photos of fake events, possibly giving them a momentary sense of what the disease might feel like.

By Jan. 29, 2014

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Purdue set for supercomputer 'barn-raising'

200 employees will help build a machine that will be the size of a semi trailer and will be able to perform more than 60 trillion operations in one second.

By May. 3, 2008

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Snapchat reportedly raising $100M

The send-it-and-forget-it mobile app, reportedly on the verge of closing a funding round at a $500M valuation, won't be disappearing anytime soon.

By Jun. 7, 2013

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Amazon considers raising Prime subscription fee by up to $40

The online retail giant may increase the Prime membership fee for its US customers by as much as $40 due to increasing shipping costs.

By Jan. 30, 2014

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Pebble Steel declassified: Raising the smartwatch design bar without breaking the mold

The Pebble smartwatch has evolved from Kickstarter darling to retail success despite a somewhat homely appearance. This is the story of how the company's next watch, the $250 Steel, came to be.

By Jan. 6, 2014

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Raising the performance bar: Centrance HiFi-M8 digital converter/headphone amplifier

The HiFi-M8 is the best sounding all-in-one portable digital converter/headphone amp the Audiophiliac has ever tested.

By Dec. 28, 2013

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Snowden nicked NSA docs with common tool, raising more concern about agency -- report

Edward Snowden used a common Web crawler program to scrape the NSA's systems and grab secret documents, unnamed officials tell The New York Times.

By Feb. 8, 2014

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Is AT&T's 'admin fee' just a sneaky way of raising rates?

In this edition of Ask Maggie, CNET's Marguerite Reardon discusses AT&T's new 61 cent wireless fee and explains how carriers can raise prices even when you're under contract.

By Jun. 6, 2013

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Apple's online store down, raising product anticipation

Site outage usually portends a new product release, but with iPhone 5 released and iPad Mini unannounced, mystery abounds.

By Oct. 4, 2012