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Angry woman drowns cheating boyfriend's Apple gadgets in bath

Technically Incorrect: A Japanese woman is so unhappy that her boyfriend cheated that she hits him where it hurts.

By April 22, 2015

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Film chronicles early days of IPO giant Alibaba

Vimeo plays host to a documentary about the Chinese e-commerce company, featuring a look at CEO "Crazy Jack" Ma.

By May 28, 2014

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Uber's background checks don't catch criminals, says Houston

After a passenger was allegedly raped by her Uber driver, the Texas city threatens to shut down the ride-hailing service. Uber says it will comply with the city's rules.

By April 17, 2015

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California bill aims to protect ride-sharing passengers' privacy

The bill would limit the personal information that services such as Uber and Lyft can request or require from their customers.

By April 16, 2015

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Alleged robber's 'spaceship' trip defense gets him acquitted

Technically Incorrect: A San Francisco man insists that he was so high on meth that he believed he wasn't entering an apartment building but leaving Earth, which was about to be destroyed.

By April 8, 2015

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Square to shutter Order app later this month

The financial services startup will shut down its order-ahead app as it turns more of its focus to merchants.

By March 15, 2015

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Net neutrality: How we got from there to here

The road to crafting lasting regulation to protect the open Internet has had several twists and turns. As the FCC prepares a vote to adopt new rules, CNET takes a look back to the origins of the current debate.

By February 24, 2015

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Edward Snowden talks 'Citizenfour' with Poitras, Greenwald

New York Times columnist David Carr, in his final public appearance, hosted a reunion of sorts with Snowden, protagonist of the film "Citizenfour," as well as director Laura Poitras and journalist Glenn Greenwald.

By February 13, 2015

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SF Chronicle said to demolish paywall after four months

The newspaper introduced a new subscription-only Web site in March that charged for access to "premium" stories and columns. But its content is reportedly free now.

By August 13, 2013

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'Fantastic Four' trailer looks more 'Interstellar' sci-fi than 'Dark Knight' superheroic

The first trailer for the troubled comic book movie recalls the style of Christopher Nolan in a radical re-imagining of Marvel's awesome foursome.

By January 27, 2015