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Candy Crush fills up Facebook with video ads

The sequel to the popular puzzle game finds success with mobile ads, Google Maps adds new features in time for holiday travel, and Redbox raises DVD rental prices.

By November 24, 2014

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Kickstarter to drill the moon's south pole is raising crazy cash

Lunar Mission One wants to bury a time capsule deep below the surface of the bottom of the moon, and it's asking the public to foot the bill. So far, humanity seems willing to chip in.

By November 19, 2014

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Kik raises $38 million on mobile-messaging promise

The messaging-and-chat app maker's round was led by hedge fund Valiant Capital Partners and brings the company's total venture capital funding to $70.5 million.

By November 19, 2014

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Revel raises $100M in bid to remake the cash register

Startup plans to use the funds to meet demand for its iPad point-of-sale platform for retailers, restaurants and grocery stores.

By November 11, 2014

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After Uber's stumble, is it Lyft and Sidecar's time to shine?

Both Lyft and Sidecar see significant bumps in business after Uber's publicity blunders, but it appears it'll take more than a boycott to oust the top dog.

By November 26, 2014

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Samaritans Radar depression app raises Twitter privacy concerns

A newly launched app by a UK suicide prevention charity is raising massive privacy concerns by monitoring Twitter accounts without user consent.

By November 3, 2014

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Apple eyes bond offer to raise even more cash, report says

It's said to be working with Deutsche Bank and Goldman Sachs to possibly offer bonds partly in euros, which would mark the first time it has offered bonds on a non-US currency.

By November 3, 2014

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Amazon Fire HD 6 raises the bar on low-end tablets

The 6-inch slate starts at an affordable $99 (€78, AU$112).

By October 10, 2014

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24-hour gaming marathon raises $5.1 million for sick kids

Extra Life's event, held over the weekend, benefits Children's Miracle Network Hospitals.

By October 27, 2014

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Gadget Kickstarters (and one Indiegogo) that raised millions

We gathered the top 10 products that went from concept to reality with the help of millions raised via crowdfunding.

By October 24, 2014