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Less love for tech's impact on Silicon Valley

San Francisco Bay Area residents say the technology industry is hurting the middle class and the poor, while exacerbating the economic divide.

By February 10, 2016

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The Super Bowl ad that might send a shiver down your spine

Technically Incorrect: Online mortgage provider Quicken Loans wants everyone to use a phone to get a mortgage. Is this asking for trouble?

By January 30, 2016

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Sheryl Sandberg suggests Facebook 'likes' are a good way to fight Isis

Technically Incorrect: Speaking at the World Economic Forum, Facebook's COO says positive speech can fight terrorism. Is she positive about that?

By January 21, 2016

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iPhone is top phone brand in US and China

Despite flat sales and a gloomy forecast, Apple's iPhone is still the most popular model in the world's two largest smartphone markets, says researcher Kantar Worldpanel ComTech.

By January 27, 2016

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Apple's Tim Cook speaks: 6 juicy revelations

What's a CEO to do when facing "extreme conditions" in markets around the world? And how about that virtual reality, anyway?

By January 27, 2016

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Apple's iPhone growth hits a wall

The iPhone 6S and 6S Plus just couldn't muster the same excitement as their predecessors. Apple says that in the March quarter, iPhone sales are in for their first slump ever.

By January 26, 2016

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Can AT&T out-Netflix Netflix with its own video service?

The telco giant wants to wed the "TV everywhere" concept with its own mobile service. It could unveil something in the coming days.

By January 26, 2016

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The mobile phone of the future will be implanted in your head

Implantable technology and driverless cars headline a number of bold predictions from the Davos World Economic Forum survey of 800 industry leaders on the effects of software on our society.

By January 19, 2016

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Uber's rumored valuation bigger than most economies on Earth

Uber's said to be raising an eye-popping $2 billion, pushing its value to more than $62.5 billion. That's bigger than the economic output of most of the countries tracked by the World Bank.

By December 3, 2015

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Stephen Hawking says we should be more frightened of capitalism than robots

In a Reddit Ask Me Anything session, the physicist expresses more concern about economic inequality than about artificial intelligence.

By October 8, 2015