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MegaUpload lawyer: U.S. misunderstands the business

Lawyer for MegaUpload founder Kim DotCom asks New Zealand court to release him on bail, saying he's innocent of piracy and money-laundering charges against him. Lawyers for the U.S. say DotCom is an "extreme" flight risk.

By January 23, 2012

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Modern love: Introducing the social-media prenup

Some couples are resorting to written agreements about what can be posted and where. Financial penalties for transgression are imposed.

By June 6, 2014

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Hey, Mt. Gox: I want my two dollars! (or my .02 bitcoin)

Once the titan of the bitcoin world, Mt. Gox has fallen as quickly as the currency rose over the past year. Crave's Eric Mack is among those counting his losses, even if they don't add up to much.

By February 25, 2014

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Oops! Thanks to Twitter, penny stock Tweeter jumps 684%

A down-on-its-luck home electronics company saw its stock go through the roof today. The only reason? Its stock ticker is almost the same as Twitter's.

By October 4, 2013

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User interface guru Larry Tesler appraises iOS 7

Former Apple chief scientist Larry Tesler and user interface head at Amazon and Yahoo likes the latest version of iOS despite some annoying issues, such as the wiggle mode.

By September 26, 2013

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Y Combinator's Paul Graham defends foreign accent comments

Outrage aside, Paul Graham sticks to the facts as he sees them: Startup founders with strong foreign accents are less likely to win VC funding.

By August 30, 2013

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NSA whistleblower: U.S has been hacking into China, Hong Kong

Former CIA employee Edward Snowden says the NSA's controversial PRISM program extends to China and Hong Kong, according to an interview with a Hong Kong newspaper.

By June 13, 2013

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Dazzle your ears with KEF's X300A powered speakers

Straight out of England, these small, self-powered speakers serve up big doses of high-end sound.

By March 31, 2013

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Inside Scoop: Samsung's S4 lost in translation

In this Inside Scoop, CNET's Kara Tsuboi and Kent German digest the recent announcement of Samsung's Galaxy S4 smartphone. Hear why the phone's features won't be enough to lure iPhone users and how the Korean company appears to misunderstand the American audience.

By March 15, 2013

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Google Glass could have been the hit of SXSW. It wasn't

It's hard to rise above the noise of hundreds of products and tons of marketing. But while Google brought Glass to SXSW, it didn't try very hard to grab the spotlight.

By March 13, 2013