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Adopt a Gremlin: Special-effects wiz auctioning off movie treasures

The legendary Rick Baker is selling work including animatronics and puppets from "Gremlins 2" and "Men in Black." Find out what Mogwai monsters and alien gems await.

By May 22, 2015

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Electronic Arts mobile head suddenly leaves the company

The game making giant said Frank Gibeau has "chosen to transition on from Electronic Arts," after having most recently led its mobile efforts. Gibeau held some of the most influential positions in the company.

By May 19, 2015

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Science has an antidote for 'Uptown Funk' and other persistent earworms

At last, there's a scientifically proven way to get that song out of your head, but you'll want to make sure you're done eating first.

By May 13, 2015

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Twitter spent $86M to acquire Periscope, Niche

Regulatory filing reveals a combined cost for the two companies, but nothing specific for the popular live-streaming app Periscope.

By May 11, 2015

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Alibaba builds up $150 million stake in Zulily

The Chinese online retailer in recent years has also taken stakes in US retail firms ShopRunner and 1stdibs and opened its own US online shop, 11 Main.

By May 9, 2015

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Fitbit takes first steps toward initial public offering

The wearable fitness device company is counting on investor enthusiasm for its step-tracking tech to help it raise $100 million.

By May 7, 2015

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Apple may owe a lot of back taxes in Ireland

The company, which two years ago testified to the US Senate that it's not a tax dodger, is facing an European Commission investigation into whether tax breaks from Ireland were illegal state aid.

By April 29, 2015

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An old film canister just fetched $13,000 at auction

When bidding on detritus you'd probably walk past at a flea market, it's not the condition of the item that counts, it's where it's been.

By April 26, 2015

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Yahoo, searching for a new angle, takes a wrong turn with sales

The Internet media and search company still hasn't gotten its advertising business on track. All the while, CEO Marissa Mayer looks to be getting more serious about Yahoo's future in search. Will it help?

By April 21, 2015

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Yahoo's new search pact with Microsoft includes opt-out clause

Either company will be able to terminate the amended deal on or after October 1, according to a new regulatory filing.

By April 20, 2015