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Uber recruits military veterans to be drivers

The ride-sharing service rolls out a new initiative to "on-board 50,000 members of the military community" within the next year and a half.

By September 17, 2014

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Google's Veterans Day doodle: Conservative, patriotic

Last year, Google was accused of a lack of patriotism in a doodle. However, for Veterans Day, it offers a simple, large depiction of a Veterans Day parade.

By November 11, 2013

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iPad Air 2, iMac Retina 5K, iPad Mini 3 and more: Here's everything Apple announced

Today's event wasn't quite as buzzy as the iPhone 6 launch, but Apple rolled out new hardware and more that you're going to want to know about.

By December 16, 2014

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Snapchat hires big-time banker Imran Khan

The former Credit Suisse banker will report directly to CEO Evan Spiegel and head up the social network's strategic vision.

By December 9, 2014

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Amazon diversity report no surprise, largely male and white

Amazon's diversity scorecard fills out how one would expect from tech firms these days, unfortunately.

By October 31, 2014

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Meet Baton, the ultimate handoff tool between Android devices

Mysterious startup Nextbit is finally out with a cloud service that "breaks down the barriers between devices." The initial deployment, however, will be limited to smartphones running on an altered version of Android called CyanogenMod.

By October 27, 2014

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Action Movie FX adds 'Star Trek' effects, donates proceeds to 9/11 veterans

This kick-ass app for budding moviemakers now includes phaser fights, an Enterprise fly-by, and more. And if you buy extra effects, you support a worthy cause.

By June 17, 2013

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iPhone 6 Plus vs. Samsung Galaxy Note 3: SwiftKey shootout

Living with the iPhone 6 Plus, part 2: In our post-review check-in, Tim takes a deeper look at living with SwiftKey on the iPhone 6 Plus versus his current go-to phablet phone, the Samsung Galaxy Note 3.

By September 19, 2014

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Prosthetic hand with Wolverine claws is the best there is at what it does

A custom 3D-printed prosthetic hand brings the "snikt" with Marvel hero Wolverine's signature colours -- and detachable claws.

By September 9, 2014

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Samsung could give virtual reality the kick in the pants it needs

While Oculus has been the pioneer in virtual reality, Samsung's Gear VR, which uses Oculus software, could bring VR to the masses.

By September 3, 2014