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The million-dollar app that exists to say "Yo"

A new messaging app has just one message -- "Yo" -- but its potential reaches far beyond that one simple word.

By Jun. 19, 2014

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Bitcoin exchange Kraken raises millions of dollars

Aiming to become the new hot virtual-currency exchange, Kraken lands $5 million in a Series A round of funding from Hummingbird Ventures.

By Mar. 25, 2014

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Apple dubbed top billion-dollar brand in US

The iPhone maker easily outscored Google, Microsoft, Verizon, and other tech players, according to a brand consulting agency.

By Mar. 19, 2014

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Congressman: If we ban Bitcoin, let's ban dollar bills too

"The dollar bill market has been extremely susceptible to forgers, tax fraud, criminal cartels, and armed robbers stealing millions of dollars from their legitimate owners," Rep. Jared Polis writes to federal regulators.

By Mar. 5, 2014

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Got the 'Star Wars' collector gene? Advice on turning droids to dollars

A rare "Empire Strikes Back" action figure just sold for $11,683, but "Star Wars" collector Steve Sansweet says fans wanting to gamble on collecting might not find the gold mine they're looking for.

By Feb. 26, 2014

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Hey, Mt. Gox: I want my two dollars! (or my .02 bitcoin)

Once the titan of the bitcoin world, Mt. Gox has fallen as quickly as the currency rose over the past year. Crave's Eric Mack is among those counting his losses, even if they don't add up to much.

By Feb. 25, 2014

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Music apps pumped up the volume -- and dollars -- in 2013

Led by Pandora, revenue from music apps crescendoed more than 75 percent last year, and the category jumped to No. 3 in popularity, behind only games and social networking, according to App Annie.

By Jan. 30, 2014

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Billion-dollar babies: Far-out pet projects of the tech elite

From Ellison to Musk to Bezos, technology's richest can't seem to stay away from wacky desires to live forever, colonize other planets, and recreate the plot line of "Deep Impact," minus the apocalypse.

By Oct. 26, 2013

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Facebook courts ad dollars with social data on TV shows

Facebook will share data with the four major US television networks in hopes of attracting more advertising dollars, reports The Wall Street Journal.

By Sep. 30, 2013

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Grand Theft Auto V now at large amid billion-dollar expectations

The latest edition of the streetwise game has received rave reviews and could well be the biggest launch of the year.

By Sep. 17, 2013