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Fiverr freelance marketplace raises $30M in Series C round

The new funding is announced in conjunction with a site redesign meant to make it easier to find services, which start at $5 a pop.

By August 11, 2014

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Doctors, haircuts, even kittens -- now on demand, via your smartphone

An explosion of on-demand apps gives a modern twist to some old traditions and even delivers us some new ones we didn't know we needed.

By November 25, 2014

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Samsung's 'eye mouse' enables users to control their computer with a glance

Now in its second generation, Samsung's EyeCan+ will help people with disabilities create documents and browse the Web using only eye movements.

By November 25, 2014

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Alibaba taps Taobao for international expansion

Alibaba co-founder Jack Ma says the consumer-to-consumer marketplace will be available worldwide in multiple languages.

By November 20, 2014

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Second auction planned for bitcoins seized from Silk Road

50,000 bitcoins, worth about $20 million, were seized from digital wallets on computers belonging to Ross Ulbricht, the online drug market's alleged mastermind.

By November 17, 2014

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Rocket Internet to launch 10 more startups in 2015

German e-commerce investor already launched seven startups this year and plans to get three more off the ground before the end of 2014.

By November 17, 2014

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BlackBerry and Samsung team up to beef up security on Samsung devices

BlackBerry to offer end-to-end encryption for Samsung's Knox software, in an unlikely partnership between competitors.

By November 13, 2014

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Video game sales flat in October, but downloads continue to rise

Ahead of the fall's biggest game releases, software sales are climbing out of a ditch.

By November 13, 2014

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FBI seizes online drug marketplace Silk Road, outs owner in indictment

Ross Ulbricht, a San Francisco resident who goes by the online moniker "Dread Pirate Roberts," was indicted Wednesday for allegedly operating the drug Web site Silk Road after federal authorities shut it down.

By October 2, 2013

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FCC chair said to balk at Obama's Net neutrality plan

Tom Wheeler tells Internet executives he is considering an approach that includes some of Obama's proposals as well as addressing ISPs' concerns, the Washington Post reports.

By November 11, 2014