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BlackBerry tops 4Q profit forecasts

BlackBerry posted a surprise profit in the fourth quarter, but saw a sharp drop-off in revenue.

6 hours ago from Phys.org

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Apple CEO Tim Cook plans to give away most of his fortune

Apple CEO Tim Cook is joining a long list of magnates promising to give away most of the wealth that they amass during their careers.

1 hours ago from Phys.org

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Amazon forces warehouse workers to sign 18-month non-compete

If you can’t wait to quit your warehouse job — marking off the days on a box-themed calendar that you pinned up in a secret box fort you built in the back of […]

48 minutes ago from Geek.com

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HTC Chief Designer Jonah Becker Abandons Ship After Just 11 Months On The Job

HTC parted ways with another executive this week, though the company didn't indicate who had initiated the split. Jonah Becker, the lead designer on HTC's One M9 smartphone, announced his departure ...

3 hours ago from HotHardware

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Apple Reportedly Launching iPhone Trade-In Program In China

If a new report is to be believed Apple’s iPhone trade-in program might soon be expanded to China. It goes without saying that China is a highly lucrative market for the Cupertino ...

Thu 26 Mar 15 from Ubergizmo

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Tickets for the world's biggest e-sports tournament go on sale today

If you have $99, a passion for Dota 2, and the means to travel to Seattle this August, listen up. The fifth annual tournament for the biggest prize in e-sports, Dota's Aegis of Champions, ...

8 hours ago from The Verge

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Tech Titans Blast New Anti-Gay Law In Indiana

 It’s hard to believe, after how far the gay rights movement has come, that we’re still doing this. But here we are. Indiana Governor Mike Pence has signed into law a bill ...

2 hours ago from TechCrunch

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Microsoft wants US suppliers to give employees paid time off

Microsoft said Thursday that it will push its U.S. suppliers to give their employees paid time off—but that only applies for the staffers that do work for Microsoft.

19 hours ago from Phys.org

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GameStop profit forecast falls short on weak demand for consoles

(Reuters) - GameStop Corp's full-year profit forecast missed Wall Street expectations as the dollar strengthened and demand for new PlayStation 4 and Xbox One consoles failed to make up for ...

19 hours ago from Reuters Technology

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Telefonica sells UK phone operator O2 to Hutchison Whampoa

European cell phone operator Telefonica says it has reached an agreement to sell its British business, O2, to Hong Kong conglomerate Hutchison Whampoa for 10.25 billion pounds ($15.24 billion).

Tue 24 Mar 15 from Phys.org

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