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Drinking Facebook's social Kool-Aid in a Las Vegas suite

Is the social network a squid with a million tentacles or the ocean that surrounds it? I went to the top of the Wynn Hotel to find out.

By Jan. 12, 2012

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Are small businesses chugging social media Kool-Aid?

No, says one survey. Yes, says another. Problem: the survey that says "yes" only polled companies that have already joined a social network for small business owners.

By Oct. 15, 2009

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Why Sony needs to stop drinking its own Kool-Aid

Something is wrong with Sony, especially when it comes to the game industry. Paying a premium on Sony products because they're made by Sony doesn't appeal to anyone anymore.

By Oct. 23, 2008

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NASA balks at billionaire's request for Mars mission aid

First "space tourist" Dennis Tito asks agency to chip in with some new rockets and cash for a 2017 manned mission. NASA says thanks, but no thanks.

By Nov. 21, 2013

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Google-like data bank of kids' brain scans could aid docs

The goal of the cloud-computing project is to let physicians and radiologists "google" a brain scan to find patients with similar abnormalities, review their anonymous medical records, and improve both diagnosis and treatment.

By Jan. 9, 2014

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eBay CEO enlists users' aid to defeat online sales tax bill

John Donahoe e-mails eBay users, seeking their help in preventing the enactment of a national Internet sales tax.

By Apr. 21, 2013

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Crowdsourced videos, photos could aid Boston blast investigations

Those who recorded what happened before two fatal blasts at the Boston Marathon could have been gathering evidence, not just capturing memories.

By Apr. 15, 2013

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Is the iPad now Band-Aid strong?

Many people seem to believe that the only tablet that exists is the iPad. Does this make it easier for Apple to make smaller versions? Or even larger ones?

By Apr. 9, 2012

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Marvel creates superhero for boy with hearing aid

A little boy wears a hearing aid but doesn't want to. Superheroes don't wear hearing aids. So his mom writes to Marvel Comics. Marvel decides to create a new superhero, complete with hearing aid, just for the little boy.

By May. 24, 2012

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Rumored: Transformer Prime to get GPS Band-Aid

Asus has taken its share of grief over the Transformer Prime's GPS issues. While its first reaction was to cut any mention of GPS from the official specs, it may soon offer a far more comforting solution.

By Apr. 6, 2012