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Amid illnesses, Soylent halts powder sales and zeroes in on bad ingredients

Soylent expect to have products reformulated and back on the market by 2017.

28 minutes ago from Ars Technica

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Samsung heir joins board, moving toward top leadership role

The grandson of Samsung's founder is stepping up as its new leader after the failure of the company's flagship smartphone, the Galaxy Note 7.

Thu 27 Oct 16 from

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Tesla surprises with profit in third quarter

Electric carmaker Tesla on Wednesday announced a profit for the third quarter and said it sees more positive results ahead as it ramps up production of new models.

Wed 26 Oct 16 from

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Qualcomm seeks to buy NXP for $39 billion - CNET

Confirming rumors, the world's dominant maker of wireless chips signs a deal to acquire fellow chipmaker in the largest semiconductor deal ever.

22 hours ago from CNET Cutting Edge

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Chip maker Qualcomm buying NXP Semiconductors in $38.1B deal

Smartphone chipmaker Qualcomm is buying NXP Semiconductors N.V. in a deal valued at approximately $38 billion.

Thu 27 Oct 16 from

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Alphabet's experiments still lose money, but it's getting better

Alphabet, semi-new parent company to the Google we all know and love / tolerate, continues to rake in money hand over fist. The company just released its financial statements for Q3 ...

19 hours ago from Engadget

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Amazon courts food shoppers

Amazon wants you to order your turkey, stuffing and cranberry sauce online this Thanksgiving—its latest effort to make its Prime subscription service a central part of food shopping, much the ...

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Apple's profits fall for the first time since launch of iPod in 2001

The decline in sales dragged the company's profits down by 14%

Wed 26 Oct 16 from The Independent

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Mobile and video pump profit at Google parent Alphabet

Google parent Alphabet on Thursday reported its quarterly profit climbed 27 percent to $5.1 billion, boosted by mobile and video advertising revenue.

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Twitter to lay off 9% of staff

Twitter is cutting its staff by 9% after a widely rumored sale process appears to have come to nothing.

Thu 27 Oct 16 from CNN

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