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John Williams to compose 'Star Wars' score? J.J. Abrams hints at it

Many fans think a "Star Wars" film just wouldn't feel right without John Williams' signature symphonic sound. Director J.J. Abrams seems to agree.

By May 1, 2013

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Former Apple CEO John Sculley recalls the Macintosh launch

guest post Sculley stood behind the curtain with Steve Jobs moments before Jobs was to go on stage. Jobs was terrified, Sculley says, but once he took the stage, his presentation mastery took over.

By January 22, 2014

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eBay eyeing bitcoin use for its payments unit, report says

A deal to allow bitcoin as payment would apply only to eBay's PayPal Braintree business and not to eBay itself or to its PayPal subsidiary, says The Wall Street Journal.

By August 15, 2014

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'Star Wars' update: New actors cast, plus Harrison Ford hiatus

As Harrison Ford recovers from a leg injury, more actors are headed to a galaxy far, far away. Crystal Clarke and Pip Andersen are tapped as the latest "Star Wars: Episode VII" cast members.

By July 7, 2014

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PayPal President David Marcus heads to Facebook

As vice president of messaging products, Marcus will develop and expand mobile messaging for the social network.

By June 9, 2014

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eBay, Carl Icahn end war

The activist investor will drop his proposal to split off PayPal, while eBay will appoint one of Icahn's nominees to its board.

By April 10, 2014

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AT&T wins J.D. Power honors for customer buying experience

Company wins top spot in survey ranking the nation's four major wireless carriers in terms of in-store and online purchase experience. Sprint, which fell to third place, had been No. 1 in the survey previously.

By August 15, 2013

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J.J. Abrams to talk up 'Star Trek: Into Darkness' via Facebook Live

The social network is live-streaming a conversation with the director, along with original Mr. Sulu George Takei, Friday evening, by way of its Facebook Live site.

By May 10, 2013

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eBay tells shareholders to ignore Icahn's appeals

The company wants investors to simply discard any proxy card sent to them from Carl Icahn in advance of the annual meeting in May.

By March 25, 2014

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Icahn pushes eBay to sell 20% of Paypal via IPO

In yet another open letter to eBay shareholders, the activist investor outlines a scheme in which the online marketplace sells off part of PayPal.

By March 19, 2014