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How AOL could help Verizon change its business

Why would a wireless and broadband company like Verizon spend $4.4 billion on a digital media company like AOL? One word: Advertising

By May 12, 2015

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Tech Retrospect: Verizon snaps up AOL, and Google hits the road

In 2000, AOL bought Time Warner. Now, AOL is being gobbled up by Verizon. Also, Apple will launch its smart-home service next month and Google's self-driving cars roll out. All that and more in your look back at the week in tech.

By May 15, 2015

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Verizon to buy AOL in $4.4B bet on mobile, video

The deal for the former dot-com luminary is all about trying to find a new path forward in getting digital content out to consumers and the advertisers who'll follow them.

By May 12, 2015

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Titstare app appears at TechCrunch Disrupt hackathon

TechCrunch's Disrupt conference hosted a presentation that proves objectification is alive and well in tech.

By September 8, 2013

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A meeting of Ben Rubins: CNET's and Meerkat's

Chanting, flowers -- it's the story of what happened when CNET reporter Ben Rubin decided to interview Meerkat CEO Ben Rubin.

By May 10, 2015

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The dead-simple way to help professional women succeed

Commentary: CNET's Lindsey Turrentine draws on her own experience for insights into a surprisingly simple method for getting women moving along their career paths.

By May 7, 2015

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NYC mayor backs tech initiatives with big bucks

New York City Mayor Bill De Blasio says he sees the tech industry as the great social equalizer. And he announces funding for new initiatives in broadband deployment and education.

By May 4, 2015

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Secret's out: CEO shuts down app

After going public just over a year ago, the struggling anonymous-messaging app is shut down by CEO David Byttow.

By April 29, 2015

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OnePlus One finally on sale without invites, for good this time

Just in time for the company's next device, the OnePlus 2, the much-ballyhooed original is available to the general public. But is it still a good deal?

By April 21, 2015

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First four episodes of 'Game of Thrones' season 5 leaked

Scheduled to premiere Sunday in 170 countries, episodes of the fifth season of HBO's "Game of Thrones" have already leaked online.

By April 12, 2015