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Political bias! 58 percent of US House of Reps. have iPhones

According to NBC's David Gregory, The House of Representatives is full of iPhone owners. And Republicans have even more iPhones than Democrats.

By September 22, 2013

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Microsoft's karmic gaffe is 'opening up the conversation'

CEO Satya Nadella's comment that female employees should trust in karma opened Microsoft's eyes to unconscious bias.

By December 30, 2014

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Computers may know you better than your friends do

Computer models based on your Facebook likes can draw a better personality portrait of you than your friends and family can, says new research out of Stanford University.

By January 13, 2015

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Intel pledges $300M to build a more diverse work force

Intel CEO Brian Krzanich says he plans to greatly increase the hiring, progression and retention of women and minorities in the company, and invited the industry to join him.

By January 6, 2015

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Stephen Colbert interviews Smaug from 'The Hobbit'

Colbert's latest guest hails all the way from Middle-earth. Watch the dreaded dragon riff on other dragons, presidents and Hollywood liberalism.

By December 12, 2014

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Tool-wielding crows are left- or right-beaked: Here's why

The super-smart New Caledonian crow tends to tip its head to one particular side when it is wielding tools. Researchers have figured out why.

By December 4, 2014

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BMW debuts spectacular SUV performance with X5 M, X6 M

At the upcoming Los Angeles auto show, BMW will introduce the latest generation of its X5 M and X6 M SUVs, which exhibit sports-car-like performance.

By November 6, 2014

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My three favorite Windows laptop alternatives

No, one of them isn't a Mac. This is the Cheapskate, after all.

By October 28, 2014

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Microsoft CEO takes lessons from gaffe about women's pay

Satya Nadella says he found no gender pay gap at his company, but adds that more work needs to be done to increase workplace equality.

By October 20, 2014

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After gaffe, Microsoft CEO says he was 'wrong' on women's pay

Satya Nadella does an about-face after suggesting women in tech shouldn't ask for raises but instead rely on "good karma." He now wants to lead the tech industry in gender equality.

By October 10, 2014