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Samsung Galaxy S5 and Gear family: Australian pricing and details

We look at local pricing and some of the Aussie specific details in Samsung's new flagship phone and wearables range.

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eBay tells shareholders to ignore Icahn's appeals

The company wants investors to simply discard any proxy card sent to them from Carl Icahn in advance of the annual meeting in May.

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Restaurant uses parachutes, PayPal to deliver sandwiches

If your restaurant is on the seventh floor and your customers are down on the street, how do you get them their food quickly and efficiently? Throw it out the window of course.

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Ep. 1403: Where we love it or hate it

Scott Stein joins the show to talk about the year's best and worst in tech, the appearance of the Steambox in the wild, and paying off suspect debts using Venmo.

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Ep. 1398: Where we put it on a floppy

Every generation wags a finger at the one that comes after it, but kids these days really do have it the easiest. We'll tell you about a handful of their stories, including a site that encourages student "collaboration," a UK teenager that paid $750 for a photo of an Xbox One, and more.

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Dropbox buys mobile-app maker Endorse

It's not clear whether Dropbox acquired Endorse for its talent or for its couponlike service (which, given Dropbox's cloud-storage focus, perhaps seems unlikely).

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PayPal makes man $92 quadrillion richer (temporarily)

A tiny error allows PR executive to feel richer than, well, PayPal.

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<p> Buzz Aldrin pitched a galactic currency and the White House joined Instagram. Also, Obi Wan's lightsaber IRL. Check out some of the best (and geekiest) pictures from this week -- and a few from last.</p><p> 

The <a href="http://instagram.com/whitehouse#" >official Instagram account</a> for President Barack Obama's administration is here. The White House decided to break in its new account Wednesday with <a href="http://news.cnet.com/8301-1023_3-57591168-93/the-white-house-joins-instagram/?ttag=twic" >a photo of the Marine One helicopter taking off</a> as the first family leaves for a trip to Africa.

Pictures of the Week (slideshow)

Buzz Aldrin pitches a galactic currency, the White House gets all social and joins Instagram, and Obi Wan's lightsaber IRL. These are some of the best (and geekiest) pictures of the week.

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Buzz Aldrin at the kickoff of PayPal's galactic payments initiatives.

Moon-walker Buzz Aldrin sets his sights on Mars

It's been four decades since his famous moon walk, but Aldrin has still got the moves, and he's using his fame to urge people to make a commitment to reaching the Red Planet.

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Google Now adds live TV info and coupons

Google tweaks Google Now notifications, Verizon plans to sell 4G-only smartphones, and the Digg Reader app arrives for iOS.

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Google tweaks Google Now notifications, Verizon plans to sell 4G-only smartphones, and the Digg Reader app arrives for iOS.

Google Now adds live TV info and coupons

Google tweaks Google Now notifications, Verizon plans to sell 4G-only smartphones, and the Digg Reader app arrives for iOS.

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Correction: PayPal in space

The original version of this story said NASA is among the organizations with which PayPal is working to launch a galactic money transfer initiative. That's not the case.

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