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Rumor: eBay Considering Spinning Off PayPal As Its Own Company

Reuters is reporting that eBay, one of the largest e-commerce sites in the world, could consider “spinning off” its PayPal business unit into its own company as early as next year. The report comes at a time when PayPal is growing rapidly. According to Reuters, eBay has told candidates for the PayPal CEO position that [...]

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T-Mobile Now Gives You Free Unlimited 4G LTE Upgrade When You Refer a Friend

The last twelve months have been huge for T-Mobile. CEO John Legere is turning the wireless industry upside down and doesn’t show any sign of slowing. In Magenta’s latest move, announced today, the company has a new referral program: current T-Mobile Simple Choice customers who bring a friend over from Sprint, Verizon, or AT&T get [...]

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Uber Launches Corner Store To Deliver Necessities To Your Door In Minutes

Uber is great. You download the app and input credit card information. When you need a car, use the app to request it and it’ll be at your door sometimes in less than 10 minutes. The driver will take you wherever you need to go, and your card will be billed. No need for cash. [...]

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Know Your Rights: It’s Perfectly Legal to Take Photos and Videos of Police in All 50 States

In light of the civil unrest and chaos happening in Ferguson, Missouri right now, I thought it’d be timely to give you some facts regarding your rights, as an American, to photograph the police. Many of us here are photography enthusiasts, and plenty others take photos out in public. Here are the specific things you [...]

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After 34 Years With Microsoft, Steve Ballmer Steps Down

In a letter to Microsoft CEO Satya Nadella this week, Steve Ballmer, the company’s 30th employee, announced that he’s stepping down from the Board of Directors, effective immediately. This comes just six months after Ballmer stepped down as the company’s CEO, a position he held since 2000. Despite these moves, he still holds (and plans [...]

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Moto 360 Smartwatch Price and Features Confirmed Early by Best Buy

Over the weekend, a product page for the Moto 360 smartwatch went live for a short time on Best Buy’s website. It’s since been pulled down, but not before the Internet took screenshots. From the product page, we’ve gleaned a complete list of features, as well as a $249 price for the upcoming Android Wear-powered [...]

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Motorola Plans September 4th Event to Unveil New Moto X, Moto G, and Moto 360 Smartwatch

The first part of September is shaping up to be a huge week for smartphone announcements this year. On September 3rd, Samsung will show off the latest Galaxy Note 4 for the first time. We now know that the next day, Motorola has its own press event scheduled in Chicago to announce the new Moto [...]

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Oh Look, Microsoft Made Its Own Snapchat Clone Called WindUp

Windows Phone users often get left out when it comes to new apps, as developers look to launch mainly on Android and iOS. Point in case: there’s still no official Snapchat app for Windows Phone 8. Instead, you’re left with a few unofficial choices that independent developers have hacked together (6Snap, and Snapchat for Windows [...]

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[Viral Video] Bill Gates Answers Zuckerberg’s Ice Bucket Challenge with Most Creative Video Yet

The ALS Ice Bucket Challenge has taken the Internet by storm over the last few weeks, with normal folks like you and I soaking ourselves to raise awareness for a great cause benefiting the ALS Association. However, the real fun is seeing big names and celebrities also take the challenge, helping spread the word. Last [...]

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Finally, Coin Prepares to Ship Pre-Ordered Cards to Backers

Back in November 2013, I told you about a new product called Coin — a smart card that digitally “stores” your credit and debit card information and when you go to make a purchase, can be set to use any of your specified cards. It solves the issue of carrying multiple cards around in your [...]

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