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Apple buys e-book recommendation engine, report says

The tech giant's potential purchase could help it compete in an area dominated by Amazon's prized e-book business, according to TechCrunch.

By July 25, 2014

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Feds recommend lenience for LulzSec hacker 'Sabu'

Prior to his sentencing Tuesday, prosecutors say that the hacker-turned-informant has already done his time.

By May 25, 2014

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Fair use provision recommended for Australian copyright law

The ALRC has recommended fair use provisions for Australian copyright law. It has been branded as "controversial" by Attorney-General George Brandis.

By February 13, 2014

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iOS, Android app recommends videos based on your personality

5by suggests videos you may want to watch depending on how you answer a series of questions.

By January 24, 2014

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Presidential task force said to recommend overhaul of NSA

Nonbinding suggestions propose sweeping changes at the agency, including shifting its leadership from the military to civilians, sources tell the Wall Street Journal.

By December 13, 2013

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FAA panel recommends easing rules on in-flight devices

Listening to music right before takeoff? Perusing an e-reader when coming in for landing? You may no longer have to power down. An FAA committee wants to loosen the policy for gadget use on airplanes.

By September 26, 2013

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StumbleUpon makes first buy: video recommendation app 5by

Anticipating high demand around video consumption on smartphones, the company has purchased little-known startup, which plans to launch mobile apps later this year.

By September 24, 2013

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Pinterest promises richer content, more recommendations

The site's head of engineering talks about recent product changes and outlines how Pinterest will grow. It includes more focus on mobile and, eventually, partnerships with outside developers.

By July 31, 2013

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BookVibe spies on social media to recommend reads

A new service scrapes your social network for books worth your time, and surprises Crave's Eric Mack by hitting the mark.

By July 22, 2013

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Google fires Alfred, its local-recommendations app

The application will officially be sent to the junk heap on July 19, but customers can request their data by tomorrow.

By July 11, 2013