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Donkey Kong Country: Tropical Freeze (Wii U)

It may not be revolutionary, but Donkey Kong Country: Tropical Freeze packs in enough top-notch platforming action to keep Wii U owners at bay (for now).

By February 19, 2014

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Jack Ma says Alibaba has grown 'too quickly,' will freeze hiring

Ma's company currently has more than 34,000 employees. The hiring freeze will last through at least the end of 2015.

By April 29, 2015

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Samsung freezes salary increases as it prepares for mobile war

The company's moratorium on raises this year for executives now extends to all employees in South Korea, as the electronics giant focuses on facing its troubles in the mobile market.

By February 26, 2015

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China freezes out Gmail, anti-censor group says

The world's largest e-mail service has been almost entirely blocked months after China began efforts to eradicate it, according to GreatFire.org.

By December 29, 2014

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Judge dashes Samsung's hope to freeze Microsoft lawsuit

Samsung had wanted to put a lawsuit on smartphone patent royalties on hold until an arbitration proceeding could be held in Hong Kong.

By November 19, 2014

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Facebook, Apple offer to cover costs of freezing eggs for female staff

Apple and Facebook have updated their company benefits policies to include fertility treatments in a bid to retain female staff.

By October 15, 2014

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The 404 Show: HBO a la carte, new Nexus products

Bridget Carey is here today to talk about HBO offering an a la carte subscription in 2015, why you shouldn't buy a PlayStation TV, Google's announcement of a Nexus 6 and 9 tablet and which companies are offering egg-freezing services to their female employees.

By October 15, 2014

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The 404 Show 1,566: HBO a la carte, Nexus 6 and 9, PlayStation TV, egg-freezing (podcast)

Bridget Carey is here today to talk about HBO offering an a la carte subscription in 2015, why you shouldn't buy a PlayStation TV, Google's announcement of a Nexus 6 and 9 tablet and which companies are offering egg-freezing services to their female employees.

By October 15, 2014

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Appliance Science: The cool physics of ice makers

How does the ice maker in your fridge crank out ice cubes repeatedly for years at a time? Appliance Science looks at how the ice maker in your refrigerator works.

By May 29, 2015

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This week's YouTube hit: How to scare a charging bear

Technically Incorrect: On a snowy trail in the woods, a bear meets a Swedish man -- and apparently meets its match.

By May 21, 2015