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Quirky picks up organization design firm Undercurrent

The organizational design firm will help the crowdsourced invention brand move beyond its existing corporate partnerships with GE and Harmon.

By April 13, 2015

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Meerkat's CEO has no hard feelings toward Twitter

Days after Twitter cut the live-streaming app off from easily reaching Twitter's audience, Meerkat's CEO says it's "grateful" to Twitter for helping jump-start the service.

By March 15, 2015

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Find out (some of) what one big data broker knows about you

Leading data broker Acxiom's free AboutTheData.com service offers a glimpse of the ad-targeting information the company has collected about you. But opting out of targeted ads may not be so simple.

By September 14, 2013

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The messy claims behind 'Alex from Target'

A company that wants to bring "fans and fandom" together claimed to be behind the overnight viral sensation, but as more facts emerge, the shadows of doubt have become longer and darker.

By November 4, 2014

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If Congress wants new Net Neutrality rules, Congress should say so

Commentary: Outgoing Rep. Henry Waxman has flip-flopped, now urging the FCC to take extreme action on its own. It's an unfortunate twist in the on-again, off-again fight.

By October 6, 2014

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Data broker Acxiom to reveal what it knows about you

Acxiom, the company that tracks everything from your income to your politics, plans to introduce a service that will reveal what it knows about you, according to a new report.

By April 10, 2013

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Microsoft may open first store in New York City

And to no one's surprise, the store could be nestled just a few blocks from Apple's Fifth Avenue cube store, says the New York Daily News.

By August 7, 2014

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IE11 syncs Web passwords across Windows, Windows Phone 8.1

Password sync, now on IE11 on Microsoft's newest operating systems, makes moving among PCs, phones, and tablets easier. It's also handy for Microsoft to keep customers in its ecosystem.

By June 24, 2014

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Beats hit some high notes, but the purchase doesn't measure up

Apple gained a number of asets when it acquired Beats, but there's little there that the company couldn't have built itself or acquired less expensively.

By May 30, 2014

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With no 'amazing' devices due at WWDC, Apple's Tim Cook feels the heat

Apple keeps saying it's got a strong product pipeline for 2014. Skeptics worry the innovators behind the iPhone, iPad have lost their mojo.

By May 31, 2014