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Jason Calacanis aims to clean up mobile news with Inside.com

The serial entrepreneur thinks sites like BuzzFeed and Business Insider are polluting smartphones, and he wants to curate only the "best" journalism in a new app.

By January 27, 2014

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PayPal makes man $92 quadrillion richer (temporarily)

A tiny error allows PR executive to feel richer than, well, PayPal.

By July 17, 2013

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Angelina Jolie's stunt double sues News Corp. for alleged hacking

Eunice Huthart, Jolie's body double in "Tomb Raider 2," claims that News Corp. hacked her phone and wrote stories based on information gleaned from her voice mails. This is the first U.S. claim in the hacking saga.

By June 18, 2013

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Fox kills Alec Baldwin's Emmys phone-hacking joke

The "30 Rock" actor asks for his taped introduction at the Emmys to be cut after Fox deletes a joke about the News of the World phone-hacking scandal. He suggests the joke would have made News Corp look better. A little.

By September 18, 2011

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Amazon party in the cloud

Sprint moves to block the AT&T/T-Mobile merger, Facebook adds new movies to its rental service, and Amazon.com launches a digital music locker called Amazon Cloud Drive.

By March 29, 2011

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Buzz Out Loud 1333: Introducing the Ginsu Air (podcast)

Apple finally (round about the end of our show) gets around to its "one more thing": a knife-edge MacBook Air that inexplicably lacks anything resembling a modern processor. Plus, Mac OS X goes all iOS on us. Meanwhile, the Galaxy Tab gets a price tag that doesn't disappoint (shocker!) and Facebook deals with even more unintended consequences: painful personal memories. --Molly

By October 20, 2010

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Tax-free Internet shopping may be at an end

An influential alliance of state tax collectors and large retailers are hoping to end what they view as a loophole allowing tax-free Internet and mail-order purchases.

By April 15, 2009

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MPAA slams EFF on RealDVD

Hollywood denies it's trying to block companies from innovating around DVD players without its permission. Studios say EFF's claims are "tired and weathered."

By October 20, 2008

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What does MySpace news about removing 29,000 sex offenders mean for parents?

MySpace has just removed profiles of registered 29,000 sex offenders. What does this news mean for parents?

By July 25, 2007