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Sex harassment claims send Uber into damage-control mode -- again

Mon, 20 Feb 2017 19:05:45 -0500

Uber's latest conflagration may be bad optics but it remains to be seen if it will damage the ride-hailing company's business and market value.

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This investor missed out on Snap, won't buy the IPO

Mon, 20 Feb 2017 12:39:18 -0500

Venture capitalist Chamath Palihapitiya also calls Apple a luxury brand and Twitter a 'wet noodle.'

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Microsoft's Satya Nadella is counting on culture shock to drive growth

Mon, 20 Feb 2017 14:04:21 -0500

Microsoft chief executive reflects on 3 years at the helm in exclusive USA TODAY interview.

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Nadella says Microsoft must display 'enduring values'

Mon, 20 Feb 2017 12:15:22 -0500

CEO tells USA TODAY that companies should generate profits but also hue to the Constitution.

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Uber CEO calls for investigation of sexual harassment claims

Mon, 20 Feb 2017 09:03:56 -0500

Ex-Uber engineer claims sexual harassment, mismanagement and 'unrelenting chaos.'

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Fast & frequent: Keys to Snap/mitu success

Mon, 20 Feb 2017 19:41:01 -0500

Mitu Discover channel launched in December, has already overtaken YouTube

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Mitu brings latin flavor to Snapchat

Mon, 20 Feb 2017 18:14:34 -0500

The mitu online network, which courts young Latino mobile viewers, is bringing multi-cultural diversity to the Snapchat app on the Discover platform. Jefferson Graham visits mitu to find out what works and what doesn't on a Snapchat channel.

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Cuban: Trump can't stop rise of the robots and their effect on U.S. jobs

Mon, 20 Feb 2017 16:53:50 -0500

Add Mark Cuban to the list of tech visionaries exhorting the need to address the advance of robotics and artificial intelligence.

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The Skittle color sorting machine you have to see

Mon, 20 Feb 2017 14:49:37 -0500

Skittles are the candy that let you taste the rainbow, but sometimes you don't want the full rainbow. Angeli Kakade (@angelikakade) has the story.

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$150 coffee mug keeps your coffee hot for 24 hours

Mon, 20 Feb 2017 14:01:51 -0500

It's possible to get your coffee at the perfect temperature with a mug sold at Starbucks called Ember. Problem is, the $150 mug is sold out! Sean Dowling (@seandowlingtv) has more.

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Microsoft CEO: 'We want to empower every person and organization on the planet'

Mon, 20 Feb 2017 12:17:40 -0500

Microsoft CEO Satya Nadella talks to USA TODAY's Marco Della Cava about his three years at the helm of the iconic tech company.

Microsoft's Nadella: "Very excited" about HoloLens

Mon, 20 Feb 2017 12:17:12 -0500

Microsoft CEO Satya Nadella tells USA TODAY's Marco Della Cava about the company's two biggest projects: HoloLens and the purchase of LinkedIn.

The best headphones on Amazon of 2017

Mon, 20 Feb 2017 11:53:19 -0500

No matter what you're looking for, we' ve found the headphones on Amazon for you.

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Uber investigates 'abhorrent' sexual harassment claims

Mon, 20 Feb 2017 11:19:29 -0500

Uber is under fire again. This time, a former employee says she was sexually harassed and the company let it happen. Aaron Dickens reports.

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Gen. Z is replacing face-to-face hanging out with 'live chilling'

Mon, 20 Feb 2017 11:05:09 -0500

Forget going over to a friends house, Generation Z is all about the group video chat. Buzz60's Emily Drooby (@emilydrooby) has the story.

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Black History Month: In vogue without ‘vogue’

Mon, 20 Feb 2017 10:02:08 -0500

When former Miami New Times editor Patrice Yursik launched her blog, Afrobella, in 2006, her only expectation was that it would serve as a vehicle for self-discovery.

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Bill Gates thinks robots should pay taxes like the rest of us

Mon, 20 Feb 2017 09:58:20 -0500

The income from human labor gets taxed. Should robotic labor face a similar tax? Video provided by Newsy

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New Zealand judge upholds Kim Dotcom extradition ruling

Mon, 20 Feb 2017 09:40:54 -0500

The decision comes five years after U.S. authorities shut down Dotcom’s file-sharing website Megaupload.

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New Zealand judge rules Kim Dotcom can be extradited to the U.S.

Mon, 20 Feb 2017 09:39:47 -0500

The high court in New Zealand has ruled Kim Dotcom can be extradited to the U.S. to face charges on copyright infringement. Nathan Rousseau Smith (@fantasticmrnate) has the story.

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This country wants to be the first to build a city on Mars

Mon, 20 Feb 2017 09:29:42 -0500

In a race to Mars one country announced plans to colonize the red planet in the next 100 years. Angeli Kakade (@angelikakade) has the story.

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Uber sexual harassment claim elicits CEO response

Mon, 20 Feb 2017 08:53:30 -0500

Uber’s chief executive has ordered an urgent investigation into a sexual harassment claim by a female engineer. The engineer alleges her prospects at the company evaporated when she complained about advances from her boss.

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Cosmic rays could crash your phone

Mon, 20 Feb 2017 08:39:41 -0500

Subatomic particles with a charge can mess with your phone's circuitry. Video provided by Newsy

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Trump pushes 'buy American' in front of plane with international parts

Mon, 20 Feb 2017 07:21:37 -0500

At the unveiling of the Boeing 787-10 Dreamliner, the President doubled down on his buy American, hire American campaign promise. Veuer's Nick Cardona (@nickcardona93) has the story.

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Thoughts on "A Day without Immigrants"

Sat, 18 Feb 2017 16:38:18 -0500

Beatriz Acevedo, a native of Tijuana, Mexico, offers her thoughts on "A Day without Immigrants," in this excerpt from her Facebook Live #TalkingTech interview.

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Why diversity hiring is important for mitu

Sat, 18 Feb 2017 16:37:34 -0500

In this excerpt from her Facebook Live #TalkingTech interview, mitu co-founder Beatriz Acevedo explains why having a diverse staff is important for the company.

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Beatriz Acevedo bio -mitu co-founder

Sat, 18 Feb 2017 16:36:43 -0500

In this excerpt from her Facebook Live #TalkingTech interview, mitu co-founder Beatriz Acevedo tells about her upbringing in Mexico City, and how she moved to Hollywood and found a career in television and tech.

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How to turn up the dialogue on your TV

Fri, 11 Nov 2016 09:16:03 -0500

Volume is a tricky thing. Here's how to get quality sound from your TV.

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Why being on Snapchat Discover is a big deal for mitu

Sat, 18 Feb 2017 16:35:50 -0500

In this excerpt from her Facebook Live #TalkingTech interview with Jefferson Graham, miti co-founder Beatriz Acevedo explains why having a latino themed channel on Snapchat is a big deal for the company.

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How to properly wipe your smartphone’s data

Sun, 25 Dec 2016 08:05:46 -0500

Ways to fully wipe your smartphone clean before you sell, donate or trade-in your device.

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Welcome to mitu - from Facebook Live stream

Sat, 18 Feb 2017 16:34:10 -0500

Beatriz Acevedo, the co-founder of the mitu online network, introduces viewers to mitu on this first excerpt from her Facebook Live #TalkingTech interview with Jefferson Graham

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21 amazing Blu-ray movies that are super cheap on Amazon

Sat, 18 Feb 2017 15:06:31 -0500

Blu-rays are startlingly cheap nowadays, but they'll still drop your jaw.

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Sat, 18 Feb 2017 12:57:31 -0500

The renaming is part of the site's shift in focus from general interest to expert content.

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