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Paypal co-founder Levchin scratches CEO itch in latest role

Billing himself as a "finance nerd," serial entrepreneur Max Levchin decides to take the CEO job at online lending startup Affirm.

By June 9, 2014

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Ep. 1418: Where we scratch the outer limits with DJ Qbert

Cosmically renowned scratch DJ QBert hangs out with us on today's episode -- we'll talk about funding his new album Extraterrestria on Kickstarter, digging in the crates, vinyl vs. digital, and Bay Area hip hop.

By January 31, 2014

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The 404 1,418: Where we scratch the outer limits with DJ QBert (podcast)

Cosmically renowned scratch DJ QBert hangs out with us on today's episode -- we'll talk about funding his new album Extraterrestria on Kickstarter, digging in the crates, vinyl vs. digital, and Bay Area hip hop.

By January 31, 2014

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Scratch-and-sniff jeans keep you smellin' fine

Denim doyen Brandon Svarc of Naked & Famous has created a line of Teflon-coated jeans that release a minty fresh aroma when you scratch the fabric.

By January 21, 2014

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Scratch Wireless takes aim at carriers with 'free' mobile service

The company offers free voice, data, and texting over Wi-Fi and provides a pay-as-you-go service when away from wireless.

By October 16, 2013

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iPhone 5C may be coated in Apple-owned LiquidMetal scratch-resistance tech

That plastic iPhone 5C may be tough as nails if a new leaked video is any evidence, pointing to use of LiquidMetal technology Apple acquired back in 2010.

By August 22, 2013

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Scratch Trek: DIY 'Star Trek' cat tree with carpeted Enterprise

A DIY "Star Trek" cat tree adds a bit of space adventure to a lucky cat's life.

By August 7, 2013

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Huawei confirms sapphire display for Ascend P7

The Chinese handset maker gives its 5-inch Ascend P7 a sapphire display which will make it more resistant to scratches.

By September 4, 2014

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In paralysis, finding freedom via brain-wave tech

ALS patient and advocate Eric Valor is part of an experimental project to test out a brain-wave-reading headset, technology that could one day give paralyzed people more independence.

By August 30, 2014

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Vexed in the city: Welcoming new techies with a middle finger salute

The new era of dot-com fortunes spurs plenty of angst aimed at San Francisco's most privileged, but it hasn't stopped tech workers from moving in.

By August 23, 2014