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Google News to close up shop in Spain in response to new law

The so-called "Google tax" requires aggregators to pay a fee for posting links and excerpts of news articles. Google says it can't afford the expense.

By December 10, 2014

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Google tests subscription service for ad-free websites

The test for Google's Contributor program enables you to see a thank-you note instead of an advertisement on participating websites. The cost: $1 to $3 per month.

By November 21, 2014

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Tech Retrospect: YouTube chimes in with Music Key, BlackBerry gets down to business

Google takes YouTube into the premium realm, and BlackBerry strikes up some partnerships. Plus, the first Lumia to lose the Nokia branding. All that and more in this look back at the week in tech.

By November 14, 2014

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Apple Watch gets fashion push with Vogue China cover

The model-fuelled photoshoot suggests Apple wants its Watch to be seen as a fashion item -- and a fashion item in China.

By October 10, 2014

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​Digital comics platform Madefire launches on Android

Madefire unveils its Android app, along with a "Print" feature to store local copies of your comics, and a "Create" tool for all those aspiring Jack Kirby's on DeviantArt.

By July 24, 2014

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Paulo Coelho: Ignore the Web's anonymous; they're miserable

In a Twitter post, the author encourages people to ignore anyone who hides behind anonymity on the Web. But don't fiction writers hide behind their stories?

By April 16, 2014

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Exclusive cover peek at 'Female Force: Sheryl Sandberg' comic

Depicting Facebook COO Sheryl Sandberg's life in just 22 pages was a challenge, says writer Michael Frizell. CNET has an exclusive look at the cover for this new biography comic.

By April 3, 2014

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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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Phone-hacking joy: Prince William calls wife 'babykins'

Amid the somber revelations from the UK's News Of The World phone-hacking trial, there comes a ray of family light.

By December 19, 2013

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Spooked by NSA, eBay founder plans hard-hitting news site

Billionaire Pierre Omidyar is worried that the free press won't be so free after mass surveillance and aggressive policies toward whistle-blowers get through with it. He's decided to take action.

By October 16, 2013