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Take a look at Amazon's amazing journey

Wed, 2017-05-31 18:11

Starting as an online bookseller and exploding to become the largest internet-based retailer in the world, Amazon shares briefly surpassed $1,000 on Tuesday for the first time. Read The Full Story Here: Go Inside Amazon's Amazing Journey to $1,000 Per Share Video provided by TheStreet

       
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JetBlue to test facial recognition for boarding

Wed, 2017-05-31 18:06

Jetblue will allow passengers to take a picture instead of scanning boarding pass.

       
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Astronomers say they now have proof nothing escapes from a black hole

Wed, 2017-05-31 18:03

Scientists say they now have proof that nothing can escape from a black hole. Josh King has the story (@abridgetoland).

       
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NASA unveils historic first mission to the sun

Wed, 2017-05-31 18:01

NASA aims to uncover the secrets of the sun and answer long-mystifying questions about our nearest star next summer when it sends a spacecraft through blistering heat — at equally blistering speeds — to reach the sun for the first time.

       
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Nest’s new security camera may be its smartest product yet

Wed, 2017-05-31 18:00

It can tell the difference between intruders and your kids.

       
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8 hidden benefits to your Costco membership

Wed, 2017-05-31 17:28

Grocery savings can be terrific, but dig deep for bigger bargains.

       
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This is the new Ubisoft logo

Wed, 2017-05-31 17:20

Video game publisher updates branding ahead of E3, big fiscal year.

       
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Could this new smart speaker de-throne the Amazon Echo?

Wed, 2017-05-31 17:16

There are plenty of promises, but can the Essential Home deliver?

       
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Hillary Clinton — tech has to fix fake news

Wed, 2017-05-31 16:39

In revealing talk, Hillary Clinton says Russians didn't act alone

       
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Climate change could foul up precipitation worldwide

Wed, 2017-05-31 16:28

In a warmer world, expect the wet to get wetter, and the dry, drier

       
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I used men’s beauty products for a week—this is what I learned

Wed, 2017-05-31 16:02

Pink Tax begone!

       
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NASA outlines Parker Solar Probe mission to 'touch the sun'

Wed, 2017-05-31 16:01

The mission is named after Eugene Parker, whose work has revolutionized scientists' understanding of the sun.

       
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Elon Musk: I'm out of Trump council if Paris climate change deal dies

Wed, 2017-05-31 15:56

The CEO of Tesla and SpaceX had defended his decision to advise Trump on business issues.

       
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Silk Road mastermind Ross Ulbricht loses legal appeal

Wed, 2017-05-31 15:48

Appeals court affirms life prison term of Ross Ulbricht for running online drug market

       
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How to make a 30-minute pot roast that isn't terrible

Wed, 2017-05-31 15:01

The Kuhn Rikon Microwave Pressure Cooker is easy to use, and made a decent pot roast in about half an hour.

       
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First look at the Essential phone from Android creator

Wed, 2017-05-31 14:56

Stronger build, better camera, but is that enough?

       
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This US airline will soon let you board a plane using a Selfie

Wed, 2017-05-31 14:22

JetBlue and U.S. Customs and Border Protection are teaming up to test biometric facial recognition technology. Video provided by Newsy

       
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Google says it rarely sues — but it made an exception with Uber

Wed, 2017-05-31 14:20

At conference, Alphabet CFO also says there's no plan to pull back on 'moonshots'.

       
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Silk Road founder sentenced to life in prison

Wed, 2017-05-31 12:27

A federal appeals court on Wednesday upheld the conviction and life sentence of Ross Ulbricht, the creator of the website Silk Road, for running an online marketplace for drugs.

       
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Start your smart home for less with this bundle deal from Target

Wed, 2017-05-31 10:48

The Google Home and Nest Learning Thermostat are the perfect pair to start building the smart home of your dreams, and you can save when you buy them together.

       
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