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Steve Jobs trailer: Michael Fassbender plays deranged 'genius' in Danny Boyle film

Steve Jobs is given a far from flattering portrayal in Danny Boyle's upcoming biopic about the late Apple CEO judging by the film's first official trailer.

Wed 1 Jul 15 from The Independent

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Shyp reclassifies contract couriers as employees

Shyp, the quickly growing startup that provides on-demand courier services, said Wednesday it would reclassify its contract workers as employees, becoming the latest high-profile tech company ...

Fri 3 Jul 15 from Phys.org

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Insurer Aetna to buy Humana in $35B deal

Aetna will spend about $35 billion to buy rival Humana and become the latest health insurer bulking up on government business as the industry adjusts to the federal health care overhaul.

Fri 3 Jul 15 from Medical Xpress

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UK's biggest tech retailer joins forces with Sprint to open 500 stores in US

Dixons Carphone and Sprint have announced a joint venture to expand the carrier's retail operation.

Thu 2 Jul 15 from CNET

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Appeals court affirms e-book ruling against Apple

A US appeals court on Tuesday upheld a 2013 ruling that Apple led an illegal conspiracy to fix prices of e-books in violation of anti-trust laws.

Tue 30 Jun 15 from Phys.org

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Yelp plunges after report it's abandoning sale

Despite interest from suitors, Yelp is not pursuing a deal at this time, report says.        

Thu 2 Jul 15 from USA today

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Greek Crisis Underscores Value Of Cloud In Startup Ecosystem

 There was a ton of fallout as the Greek economic crisis worsened this week week and the country struggled to come up with answers to its growing predicament. As Alexia Tsotsis explained ...

Fri 3 Jul 15 from TechCrunch

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Xiaomi's next low-cost wearable will monitor your heart rate

Chinese phone maker Xiaomi has made a name for itself by delivering premium devices at budget prices. As well as phones and tablets, Xiaomi also sells accessories, including the Mi Band fitness ...

Fri 3 Jul 15 from Engadget

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PayPal buys money-sending service Xoom in $890 mn deal

Online payments titan PayPal said Wednesday it is buying international money-sending service Xoom in a deal valued at $890 million.

Thu 2 Jul 15 from Phys.org

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India business leaders pledge billions in WiFi campaign

Some of India's biggest industrialists pledged billions of dollars Wednesday to back Prime Minister Narendra Modi's ambitious plan to provide Internet connection for all.

Wed 1 Jul 15 from Phys.org

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