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Woman in India rape case sues Uber

A woman who claims she was raped by an Uber driver in New Delhi last month has filed suit against the US-based car-sharing company. In a civil complaint filed yesterday in California, the unnamed ...

57 minutes ago from Engadget

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Google delivers another earnings letdown, stock sinks

Google has gotten into the habit of missing analysts' earnings targets, frustrating investors who believe the online search leader would be more profitable it wasn't pouring so much money into ...

Thu 29 Jan 15 from Phys.org

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Amazon surprises with $214 mln quarterly profit

Amazon surprised the market Thursday with a quarterly profit far better than anticipated for the online giant known for investing for the long term.

Thu 29 Jan 15 from Phys.org

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Rise of the robots at AOL lead to job cuts

AOL lays off 3% of staff amid a move to automated sales.        

2 hours ago from USA today

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AT&T and Dish were the big spenders in the FCC's wireless auction

There's no doubt that companies spent a ton of money in the FCC's latest wireless auction -- $44.9 billion of it, to be precise. But who was it that was so eager to part with their cash? You ...

2 hours ago from Engadget

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FTC clears Sun Pharma's $4B purchase of competitor Ranbaxy

Sun Pharmaceuticals will sell the rights to one generic drug as part of its purchase of competitor Ranbaxy Laboratories, U.S. antitrust regulators said Friday.

3 hours ago from Medical Xpress

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Samsung posts first annual profit decline in three years

Samsung Electronics posted its first drop in annual net profit in three years on Thursday and saw resurgent arch-rival Apple barge in on its pole position as the world's top smartphone maker.

Thu 29 Jan 15 from Phys.org

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LG Electronics in red in 4Q on plasma TV business closure

LG Electronics Inc. lost money in the fourth quarter due to the closure of its plasma TV operations but its operating income rose thanks to a mobile business recovery.

Thu 29 Jan 15 from Phys.org

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OUYA Gets New Lease On Life With $10 Million Investment From Alibaba [Rumor]

The OUYA Android gaming console was launched back in 2012 on Kickstarter where it has since managed to become the 3rd most funded project on the website of all time. While the concept of the ...

22 hours ago from Ubergizmo

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Record iPhone sales drive blowout quarter for Apple

Apple had another blowout quarter thanks to its new plus-sized iPhones, which helped the company smash sales records for the holiday season.

Tue 27 Jan 15 from Phys.org

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