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jackpot

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Can Dorsey hit the jackpot with Twitter and Square?

Jack Dorsey is now CEO of both Twitter and Square. Running one big company is tough. Now he has two.

By October 5, 2015

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Can Powerball end poverty? Lottery meme fails to check the math

A photo suggesting the US could end poverty by dividing the $1.3 billion Powerball jackpot evenly was widely shared on Facebook, but the math really, really (really) didn't add up.

By January 12, 2016

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Jack Dorsey takes on second act as Twitter CEO

One of Twitter's co-founders has come back to help the troubled social-networking company. Seen as part artist, part visionary, the question facing Dorsey now is whether he can turn the company around.

By October 5, 2015

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Victorinox Swiss Army SSD: Storage for the jackpot winner

Victorinox introduces the world's first Swiss Army solid-state drive that's compact, offers large capacity, supports both USB and eSATA, and unfortunately comes with a hefty price tag.

By January 9, 2012

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Trying to lose weight? DietBet puts your money where your cake-hole is

Join the Cheapskate in a 28-day race to lose weight. Put up a few bucks and you could win (or at least share) a substantial jackpot.

By March 20, 2013

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Jackpot! $15 million for Social Gaming Network

Parent company of the Warbook, Jetman, and Super Snake apps clunking up your friends' Facebook profiles has pulled in first-round funding.

By May 13, 2008

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Will next arcade machines hit the jackpot?

They look awfully like slot machines to us

By May 22, 2007

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Week in videos: Gadget fans hit jackpot at CES

For gadget lovers, Vegas was the place to be this week. See some of the video highlights from this year's Consumer Electronics Show.

By January 13, 2007

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Veronica goes to Vegas in search of the jackpot winner in the format wars.

Veronica goes to Vegas in search of the jackpot winner in the format wars.

May 21, 2008

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Report: EA buys Shawn Fanning's Rupture for $30 million

After years known mostly for creating Napster, Fanning may finally have hit the financial jackpot.

By May 8, 2008