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Google reportedly getting out of barge business in Maine

Google may be selling its would-be floating showroom in Maine to an international barge company. But the Google Barge in California still sits idle.

By July 31, 2014

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China's Alibaba plans US e-commerce push with 11 Main

The e-retail store will offer everything from fashion to tech to jewelry, according to a new report.

By February 11, 2014

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Amazon adds Flow's augmented reality to main shopping app

Shoppers used Flow, a standalone app from Amazon's A9 unit, to search for, and purchase, items by simply taking a photo. Now, they can do it straight from the Amazon app.

By February 6, 2014

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From Geek Street to Main Street: Ride sharing's road to a mass market

Ride-sharing apps are increasingly making a mark in the US, but can they really appeal to drivers outside of tech-focused circles?

By November 18, 2013

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Google could have a floating data center in Maine, too

The tech giant is likely building a floating data center in San Francisco Bay. But a very similar project rolled into the harbor in Portland, Maine, earlier this month. The two are definitely connected.

By October 25, 2013

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Google's retail ambitions with barges may be floating away

Two Google Barges in California and Maine have sat idle and unfinished for months. Now a report says Google has sold the Maine barge. Not good news for the company's retail hopes.

By August 1, 2014

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Man makes 'humorous' mugshot his Facebook profile pic

Robert Burt's new mugshot shows him wearing a T-shirt depicting his previous mugshot. Art or asinine?

By August 18, 2014

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Tech Retrospect: Microsoft's international email woes

Turns out storing your data overseas may not be such a good idea. Also, Samsung teases some "very innovative" products. Those stories and more in this week's rundown of all the tech news.

By August 1, 2014

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Amazon facing united front of authors in Hachette e-book dispute

Some of the literary world's biggest names sign a letter opposing the e-commerce company's muscle-flexing with book publisher Hachette.

By July 25, 2014

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U.S. Cellular, RadioShack team up to sell phones

The retail store has started selling phones on U.S. Cellular's service in 12 states.

By July 8, 2014