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You can now pay someone to call customer service for you

A startup called GetHuman offers to handle your most-dreaded customer service calls for $5 to $25 a pop.

By May 4, 2016

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Elon Musk says production deadline for Model 3 'impossible'

During Tesla's Q1 2016 earnings call, CEO Elon Musk set a deadline of July 1, 2017, to begin Model 3 production, then said that would likely be an impossible goal to meet.

By May 4, 2016

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Apple's Tim Cook: No reason to panic over recent earnings

The CEO insists that Apple had an "incredible quarter" compared with other companies.

By May 2, 2016

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This is why your laptop battery dies fast

A simple change can help your laptop die less often.

By May 4, 2016

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5 settings every new Android owner should change

Whether you're a newcomer to Android or just upgrading to a newer model, consider tweaking these settings to improve performance and battery life.

By May 2, 2016

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Where did Planet Nine come from?

There's a mysterious ninth planet orbiting unseen in the far reaches in our solar system, and it's baffling scientists.

By May 4, 2016

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This robot is better at soft-tissue surgery than a human

A newly developed robot is capable of performing soft-tissue surgery, and indeed performed better on tests than a human surgeon.

By May 4, 2016

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Revenge of the Fifth! Get 'The Force Awakens' for $8

From the Cheapskate: That's one of several deals I've lined up for today. Come check out the others!

By May 5, 2016

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Kit Harington of 'Game of Thrones' apologizes to fans (you know why)

Spoilers, spoilers and more spoilers. The actor who plays Jon Snow feels like he owes viewers a big heaping "I'm sorry."

By May 2, 2016

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Turn your Amazon Echo Dot into the ultimate nightstand accessory

Amazon's little Dot can find a home in just about any room, but it's best suited to your bedside. Here's why.

By May 4, 2016