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If you are a history buff, researching family lore or just looking for an obscure angle for a historical novel or screenplay, you might want to check out the newspaper archive at  Google News. The search engine giant has opened its archive to hundreds of photographically preserved newspapers from around the world, many dating back…

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In a move that shouldn’t surprise many, today Qualcomm announced they would name Derek Aberle as their new president of global operations.

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Faced with blistering criticism from anti-gun groups, Facebook today said the popular social network will crack down on anyone who advertises or promotes regulated products such as firearms or pharmaceuticals as being for sale outside of regulated channels. The criticism emerged over the last couple of weeks, as organizations such as Moms Demand Action –…

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Apple announces a new way to integrate the iPhone and Siri directly into your car via its new CarPlay project at the Geneva Motor Show in Switzerland.

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Meetup.com, the popular New York-based social networking site for organizing millions of hobbyist, ad-hoc and professional groups worldwide, has been hit by what it describes as a denial of service (DOS) attack that by Sunday afternoon had already lasted for several days with no clear fix.

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Google revealed it will finally start the process of rolling out its new fiber optic service to 34 more cities across the United States, including San Jose.

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Today the San Francisco Chronicle reported that last spring, the CEO of Tesla Motors Elon Musk and head of mergers and acquisitions at Apple Adrian Perica held a meeting with each other at Apple headquarters in Cupertino, California.

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Comcast-Warner is now officially a thing. Hold onto your cable bills.

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If you were reading financial acquisitions news last month, you probably heard about Google and its purchase of an exceedingly successful home automation company called Nest.

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Tristan Walker founded Code2040 to place high-performing black and Latino programmers in top-tier tech internships.

Raised by a single mother in the rough stretch of New York’s Jamaica-Queens borough, Tristan Walker stayed indoors and counted dollars in his head. He’d be famous like the black men he saw on TV. Maybe basketball. Maybe movies. Maybe both. But he didn’t go outside to shoot jumpshots and he never played a part.…

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