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HP opens its checkbook for Apotheker

The new chief executive gets a hefty signing bonus and a sizable check to cover his moving costs from France to the U.S.

By October 1, 2010

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Break out your checkbook for the high-end 13-inch Sony Vaio Z

Sony says that by, "melding cutting-edge technologies such as a Blu-ray Disc optical drive, HDMI output and a hybrid graphics system into highly-mobile PCs," it has come up with a 13-inch laptop worth a whopping $1,830.

By January 6, 2010

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Report: Google readying its checkbook

Google thought start-ups were overpriced earlier in the year, but its recent purchase of On2 Technologies may be a sign that it's once again in the acquisition market.

By September 2, 2009

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Web video pioneer returns with checkbook in hand

Tom McInerney, co-founder of video-sharing site Guba, invests in Shopflick, a site with aspirations of becoming the Web's version of the Home Shopping Network.

By June 13, 2008

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BMW, GM to collaborate on fuel cells

GM opens its fuel cell technology lab doors to BMW, while BMW opens its checkbook.

By December 12, 2011

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After a layoff, a family learns to cope

Balancing the checkbook is a tense chore for an unemployed IT consultant and his wife. Their story is becoming less unique.

By December 5, 2008

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Physicist offers $30,000 to disprove climate change

A physics professor and climate change expert is offering $30,000 of his own money to anyone who can provide irrefutable proof that man-made climate change doesn't exist.

By June 30, 2014

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Knee Defender passenger thrown off flight: I'm ashamed

James Beach, the man who used the controversial seat-locking device, inciting an altercation on a flight that had to be diverted, admits he behaved badly. He still loves his Knee Defender, however.

By September 3, 2014

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Signed Apple 1, other relics in Christie's auction

Ten lots in this online-only auction claim to trace some of the most iconic creations of the last century, and almost all of them were created by Apple.

By June 26, 2013

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Sequoia's Michael Moritz explains how technology is like fracking

Thirty years ago, technology was in niches and crevasses of the economy, and now it has seeped into every sector.

By July 22, 2013