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Classmates.com tied to more dubious marketing tactics

Already implicated in post-transaction marketing practices officials have called a "scam," the site is now accused of duping users into upgrading memberships.

By March 15, 2010

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​Facebook tests 'buy' button on ads

The social network makes another attempt to get users shopping through their feeds.

By July 17, 2014

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​Venture capitalist Tim Draper revealed as mystery Bitcoin hoarder

The Silicon Valley investor plans to help emerging markets with the nearly 30k bitcoins bought from the Silk Road auction.

By July 2, 2014

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Man, mad at Internet seller, texts him Shakespeare (all of it)

A UK graphic designer is so annoyed when he doesn't receive a PS3 he bought online that he becomes the croaking raven bellowing for revenge. (Look it up)

By March 18, 2014

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How the 'most hated person in SF' learned tech's limits (Q&A)

Brian Mayer, creator of controversial service ReservationHop, learned what it's like to have a tech creation reviled by the masses. Now, he intends to make things right.

By July 14, 2014

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Microsoft reportedly plans to rename Nokia Oyj

The new Microsoft Mobile Oy subsidiary will serve as the company's mobile devices division, according to a letter obtained by Nokiapoweruser.

By April 20, 2014

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Zynga begins testing Bitcoin payments for some online games

Game maker partners with BitPay to offer the cryptocurrency as a payment option for virtual goods.

By January 4, 2014

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Yahoo snags startup that built personal-assistant app Donna

The tech giant will acquire Incredible Labs, folding the startup's employees into the Yahoo Mail team. The Donna service will be shut down.

By January 30, 2014

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Square adds PayPal-like cash by e-mail feature

Square Cash, which is invite-only for now, lets anyone send money simply by sending an e-mail. It's not known whether either party in the transaction has to have a Square account.

By May 20, 2013

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Comcast makes the case for $45.2 billion merger with Time Warner Cable

In its first official filing with the FCC, Comcast details why its merger with Time Warner Cable is a good idea, and it tries to lay to rest competitive concerns.

By April 8, 2014