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US government reaches 85,000 H-1B visa cap in one week

As Facebook, Google, Microsoft, and other tech giants lobby the government for more high-skilled worker visas, immigration officials say they’ve received too many applications for this coming year.

By April 7, 2014

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Senate approves immigration bill with increased H-1B visas

Tech companies and members of the Zuckerberg-led political action group rejoice as the U.S. Senate votes to approve a comprehensive immigration bill. But, the measure still has to pass the House.

By June 27, 2013

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Yale Real Living Key Free Push Button B1L Deadbolt

Newer, smaller models are said to be available as soon as this month.

July 21, 2014

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FunPlus strikes nearly $1B deal to sell a game subsidiary to a Chinese company

The video game company, whose titles resemble Zynga's FarmVille, is selling four of its games, using the profits to help fund its ambitions to make more.

By August 19, 2014

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Russian hacker gang steals 1.2B passwords

An unprecedented data heist highlights the need for stronger password security. Meanwhile, Timex creates a smartwatch that doesn't need a smartphone.

By August 6, 2014

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Hackers nab 1.2B passwords in colossal breach, says security firm

Russian gang hacks into more than 420,000 web and FTP sites, amassing username and password combinations and millions of email addresses, company says.

By August 5, 2014

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SanDisk to buy flash maker Fusion-io for $1.1B

The acquisition is designed to help SanDisk go deeper into selling flash memory to business customers.

By June 16, 2014

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Android by the numbers: 1B monthly active users

At Google's I/O Conference, the company says 20 billion text messages were sent each day from Android devices over a 30-day period.

By June 25, 2014

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Google reportedly plans to spend $1B on Internet satellites

The Web giant plans to deploy 180 small satellites that would provide Internet access to underserved regions of the globe, sources tell the Wall Street Journal.

By June 1, 2014

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YouTube reportedly to acquire streaming site Twitch for $1B

Deal for video game streaming service is expected to be announced soon, sources tell Variety.

By May 18, 2014