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Why Android won't be getting App Ops anytime soon

Don't hold your breath hoping that Android will regain the hidden permissions toggle that Google pulled last week, because it's going to be a long wait.

By December 19, 2013

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Jeff Bezos' big bets: From Washington Post to candle holders

Amazon CEO Jeff Bezos' personal acquisition of The Washington Post on Monday represents his largest yet. Find out what else he's invested in.

By August 5, 2013

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Student sets up video sting, allegedly catches teacher

Using two cell phones set to record video -- to ensure all angles are covered -- a high school student lies in wait to catch an alleged backpack thief. There is a surprise.

By February 27, 2013

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Time for Zuckerberg to unwrap his plans for Facebook Gifts

When Mark Zuckerberg and team talk to analysts later today, let's hope they shed some light on Facebook Gifts -- one of the social network's best hopes for making money that's not from advertising.

By January 30, 2013

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Facebook Gifts: Important but not about the money (just yet)

Sure, sending gifts via Facebook could eventually become a $1 billion business. But for now, it's key in other ways vital to the social network's future.

By November 19, 2012

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Facebook kicks off holidays with Gifts expansion

The social network continues its quest for e-commerce dollars with new Facebook Gifts partnerships.

By November 15, 2012

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Woman buys iPad at Wal-Mart, gets box of notepads instead

A woman in Texas complains that Wal-Mart sold her an iPad that was merely a box stuffed with yellow notepads. At first Wal-Mart refuses a refund, but after a news station steps in, the company concedes there was a scam.

By October 12, 2012

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Twitter CEO: Soon, you can download all your tweets

During a keynote at the Online News Association conference, Dick Costolo addressed a popular user request -- and explained Twitter's ideas for a broader platform with more value.

By September 21, 2012

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Facebook acquires social gifting company Karma

As the public market closes for the day, Facebook announces acquisition of a gifting startup.

By May 18, 2012

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Facebook's aggressive approach to solving its mobile problem

The social network knows that if it can't get its mobile act together, revenue may well take a hit. So it's busting out the wallet to scoop up talent and technologies.

By May 18, 2012