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Salesforce CEO Marc Benioff: The big giver

Q&A: Not your typical 6-foot, 5-inch multibillionaire, Benioff is urging his tech brethren to follow his philanthropic example and give more to their communities.

By July 26, 2014

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Remembering legendary Enigma code breaker Mavis Batey

If you don't know of Mavis Batey, you should. Her work cracking the Enigma machine's coded messages was crucial to the success of D-Day landings during WWII.

By November 14, 2013

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Edna Krabappel voice actor Marcia Wallace dies at 70

The actor who provided the voice for The Simpsons' Edna Krabappel for over 20 years, Marcia Wallace, has died at 70.

By October 28, 2013

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Steve Jobs obituary

Steve Jobs has died at the age of 56. We look back on his life and remember the co-founder and chairman of Apple.

By October 6, 2011

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How to prepare for your last log-off

From will templates to postmortem e-mails, free and low-cost Web services help you put your affairs in order, send messages from the afterlife (sort of), and ensure your online accounts are properly laid to rest.

By May 2, 2013

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Samsung Galaxy S3 breezes past 40 million sales mark

The Galaxy S3 continues to generate piles of cash for Samsung, tipping the S series trilogy over 100 million phones sold.

By January 15, 2013

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Curiosity: Behind the amazing success (and disaster) of a mobile gaming hit

After an embarrassingly flaky debut, a new app from "god game" pioneer Peter Molyneux and his 22Cans startup shows what happens when a half million people gradually peck away at a giant virtual cube.

By November 29, 2012

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The lost prototype iPhone a year later: Can Apple keep a secret?

There's no shortage of blogs claiming to possess photos, video and 3D renderings of the unreleased iPhone 5. The good news for Apple is it doesn't appear to have misplaced any prototypes lately.

By August 31, 2012

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Obituary: Sony tape Walkman

Sony has announced it has finally retired the Walkman cassette tape player, marking the end of one of the most successful consumer gadgets of all time.

By October 25, 2010

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Kodak was never going to be the Kodak of digital photography

Don't blame the once-mighty company too much for its decline--it was never meant to dominate photography in the 21st century,

By January 20, 2012