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IRS calling? Nope. It's a scam

CNET's Charlie Cooper got a call one day from the IRS -- or so the caller claimed. But it was an all too common social-engineering scam. And you could be next.

By August 31, 2014

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Sherlock in style with Holmes-inspired clothing line

If you ever wanted to see "Sherlock" translated into dresses and skin-tight leggings, then Gold Bubble's new collection should catch your eye.

By July 8, 2014

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Kentucky police chief to be paid in Bitcoin

As the virtual currency rockets toward a trading value of $1,200, Tony Vaughn of tiny Kentucky town Vicco is trading in his bank account for a Bitcoin wallet.

By December 4, 2013

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Watch out, tech firms: Governments plan to curb tax-skirting

The Organization for Economic Cooperation and Development has a 15-point plan designed to stop corporations from moving profits overseas and thus saving billions of dollars from being taxed.

By July 19, 2013

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GIF creator: It's a soft 'g', Mr. President

Steve Wilhite, the man who created the GIF, is miffed that anyone -- be it the Oxford English Dictionary or the White House -- should imagine it's not pronounced like "jiffy."

By May 21, 2013

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Apple's bond plan estimated to save $9.2 billion in taxes

The company is estimated to be saving more than $9 billion in taxes that it would have had to pay to bring its overseas cash to the U.S.

By May 2, 2013

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Thompson leaves Yahoo with no severance

Scott Thompson still walks away with millions, but the "resumegate" controversy costs the former Yahoo CEO a bigger payout.

By May 14, 2012

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Obama, GOP try to woo Silicon Valley leaders

At a pair of competing events in Silicon Valley today, President Obama and House Republican leaders are presenting their different approaches to aiding the U.S. economy.

By September 26, 2011

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Who will profit from NFC, mobile payments?

Cell-phone makers, carriers, banks, and even Google have something to gain from you swapping out your wallet for your mobile phone.

By April 7, 2011

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Taxes 2010: Four tax prep solutions compared

As much as we hate to be the bearers of bad news, we also want to help you get a jump on your tax filing for the 2010 tax year. In that spirit, we tested out four prep programs and have compared them here to help you decide.

By February 18, 2011