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The first of J.K. Rowling's 12 'Harry Potter' short stories is here

The initial short whisks us away to Severus Snape's hometown of Cokeworth.

By December 12, 2014

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Why Amazon will double down on the Fire Phone

The e-commerce company's first attempt at a smartphone bombed, but it's probably not giving up. If Amazon learns from its mistakes, the next phone will be cheaper and more widely available.

By December 24, 2014

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Twitter, Foursquare may team up to add location to tweets

If the social networks reach a deal, tweets could include location information -- such as a country, city or venue -- as early as next year, reports Business Insider.

By December 17, 2014

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Uber banned from India's capital after alleged rape

The ride-sharing service faces a new round of allegations, and now has been blacklisted by the Delhi government, which says Uber was misleading customers.

By December 8, 2014

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Uber driver arrested in alleged rape of female passenger in India

Local police say they will take legal action against the on-demand ride service over alleged driver and vehicle violations.

By December 7, 2014

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Samsung's next big thing: Gaining street cred in Silicon Valley

The Korean electronics giant has been making a big push in California over the past couple years. CNET lays out its successes -- and what it still needs to do.

By November 10, 2014

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AmazonFresh orders soon to arrive from the post office

The US Postal Service received approval for a market test in San Francisco for its letter carriers to drop off groceries between 3 a.m. and 7 a.m.

By October 23, 2014

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Man falls into sea on live TV while possibly taking selfie

A man lifts his cell phone in front of his face to take the perfect shot. And then, a YouTube-worthy calamity.

By October 20, 2014

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Beats celebrates slimline LeBron's big, fat return to Cleveland

Apple's Beats reaches for profundity as it shows LeBron James losing weight and gaining soul in a new campaign.

By October 19, 2014

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Cheap and crazy-expensive audio components comingle at the New York Audio Show 2014

The Audiophiliac can't cover even a tiny percentage of the audio shows sprouting up all over the world, but when there's one in his hometown, he's on it!

By October 1, 2014