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CBS head calls Time Warner digital rights offer 'egregious'

Les Moonves, CEO of CBS, says Time Warner Cable is asking the broadcaster to either give it digital programming for free or inhibit licensing deals with the likes of Amazon.

By August 6, 2013

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Oyster, the 'Netflix for books,' has finally arrived on Android

The popular e-book subscription service is now available on just about every device.

By June 17, 2014

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Facebook Moves buy prompts questions over privacy policy

Facebook says the app's terms were updated to allow the company's staff to work at improving the program.

By May 7, 2014

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Stop Firefox pages from loading indefinitely with KillSpinners

Don't let slow-to-load Web pages in Firefox slow you down. Kill them with this add-on.

By November 25, 2013

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Carriers slammed by officials for rejecting cell phone 'kill switch'

The San Francisco District Attorney and New York Attorney General are asking the carriers to reconsider a proposal to add a kill switch to every smartphone.

By November 20, 2013

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Twitter facing $124 million lawsuit alleging fraud

In a private stock sale gone awry, the social network is accused of misleading two firms to boost its value prior to going public.

By October 30, 2013

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U.S. representatives take on patent trolls with SHIELD Act

A bipartisan bill in Congress aims to bring in a "loser pays" system for software and hardware patent lawsuits, to protect startups from companies that want to force settlements through the threat of high legal bills.

By August 2, 2012

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Facebook makes wrong call on anti-Semitic page

commentary Facebook's refusal to delete a page about "Jewish Ritual Murder" rekindles a simmering debate over how to respond when bigots use social networks to spread racist speech and hateful propaganda.

By March 15, 2014

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Piracy spikes as Time Warner Cable's CBS blackout continues

Piracy rates on the popular CBS show "Under the Dome" are up 34 percent, according to a new report.

By August 8, 2013

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Play Adventure Time's collectible card game Card Wars

The collectible card game seen the fourth season of Adventure Time has made it into the real world, both as a physical card game and an app.

By February 16, 2014