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Prosper's $70M funding challenges Lending Club in online loan market

The San Francisco startup, which connects borrowers and lenders, plans to use its new funds to expand -- just like its main rival.

By May 5, 2014

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VC Roger McNamee slams Android's 'profitless prosperity'

"The threat to Apple is that they forget their power and success comes from selling hardware. If Android gets too much unit volume, it's a mistake," McNamee says.

By December 12, 2012

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This week in Crave: The live long-and-prosper edition

With Easter, Passover, the start of baseball season, we get it -- you're busy. You deserve a break though, so sit back, relax, and enjoy this week's top stories from Crave.

By April 7, 2012

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Inflatable 'Star Trek' Captain's Chair: Sit long and prosper

Live the dream of sitting in Captain Kirk's chair on the cheap. ThinkGeek's Inflatable Captain's Chair will cradle your behind on a cushion of air.

By April 3, 2012

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Prosper CEO says P2P lending could reboot economy

Peer-to-peer lending system gets a tool to help the banks: a platform to trade small loans as securities.

By April 27, 2009

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Where cheaters never prosper

The men of the 404 are here with Chris Grant from Joystiq.com, who talks with us about Governor Spitzer's resignation, more importantly BioShock's highly anticipated sequel, Xbox 360's price drop overseas, and a Web site for storing files an easier way.

By March 12, 2008

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Laser-guided tactical necktie ready for office wars

There's no reason a tie should just sit there looking sharp when it could be turned into the ultimate PowerPoint weapon.

By June 4, 2014

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'Star Trek' captain's chair on eBay hosted tons of celebrity buns

Everyone from Walter Koenig to Weird Al Yankovic has sat in a replica "Star Trek: The Next Generation" captain's chair now up for auction.

By March 3, 2014

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Hollywood Sci-Fi Museum beams into reality in 2015

Sci-fi superfan Huston Huddleston plans to open a massive museum dedicated to sci-fi artifacts from film and television.

By May 8, 2014

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This guy turned his basement into the Starship Enterprise

Anthony Sforza may be the ultimate "Star Trek" fan, and he has $500,000 worth of Trekkie memorabilia to prove it.

By July 10, 2014