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Google parent may soon top Apple's market value

Fri, 01/29/2016 - 7:52pm
As the digital advertising market booms and demand for smartphones wanes, technology companies could trade rankings
Categories: Business & Technology

​Almanac: A chimpanzee in space

Fri, 01/29/2016 - 7:46pm
On January 31, 1961, Ham the chimp rode a Mercury capsule into sub-orbit
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Female shark devours male in aquarium turf war

Fri, 01/29/2016 - 6:39pm
Visitors at the COEX Aquarium watched the gruesome scene unfold in a shark tank
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Could plugging in your iPhone soon be a thing of the past?

Fri, 01/29/2016 - 4:39pm
Apple hopes to surpass competitors like Samsung and Google by enabling smartphones and tablets to be charged from a distance
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More ways you can use ATMs with your smartphone

Fri, 01/29/2016 - 4:07pm
Banks like Chase, Wells Fargo and Bank of America are adding new smartphone options to get money from ATMs
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Wife of astronaut Ron McNair reflects on Challenger disaster

Thu, 01/28/2016 - 9:40pm
Thirty years ago, the nation watched in horror as the Space Shuttle "Challenger" exploded over Cape Canaveral, killing the crew of seven
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Facebook enables live video on its iPhone app

Thu, 01/28/2016 - 7:53pm
Facebook's new live video feature arrives for iPhones; there are plans to extend it to all 1.6 billion app users worldwide
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East Coast blizzard makes top 5 worst Northeast snowstorms

Thu, 01/28/2016 - 7:37pm
Millions hit with more than 20 inches of snow; flakes fell from Louisiana to Maine causing transportation nightmares and snow cleanup headaches
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Can genetically modified mosquitoes snuff out Zika?

Thu, 01/28/2016 - 7:27pm
As companies race to create vaccines, Brazil is already testing a different way to fight the disease, and Florida may follow
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NASA memorial for fallen astronauts

Thu, 01/28/2016 - 7:20pm
NASA Administrator Charles Bolden and family members of fallen astronauts took part in a memorial ceremony at Arlington National Cemetery
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Families, NASA honor fallen astronauts

Thu, 01/28/2016 - 6:14pm
Family members, friends and colleagues honor fallen astronauts on 30th anniversary of Challenger disaster
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Survey: Americans worry more about privacy than income

Thu, 01/28/2016 - 4:16pm
A new survey reveals an information gap between businesses and consumers over how personal data is being collected and used
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What you need to know before switching wireless carriers

Thu, 01/28/2016 - 2:59pm
Don't dive into the dizzying world of cellphone rates without asking yourself six important questions
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Ice-age mammoth bones found under Oregon football field

Thu, 01/28/2016 - 2:22pm
A construction crew found the mammoth while digging at Oregon State University's Reser Stadium
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Facebook soon to expand beyond its "like" button

Thu, 01/28/2016 - 1:09am
It won't be long before Facebook's 1.6 billion users have more ways to quickly express their feelings on the world's largest social network
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Computer defeats human champion in strategy game "Go"

Wed, 01/27/2016 - 9:10pm
Go, the ancient Chinese board game, has a new champion: an artificial intelligence system
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Jan. 28, 1986: Challenger disaster plays out on live TV

Wed, 01/27/2016 - 7:31pm
The Challenger disaster was one of the first major tragedies to happen on live television, a defining moment for media coverage
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So many iPhones, but which one is right for you?

Wed, 01/27/2016 - 4:59pm
Despite worries about slowing demand, millions of owners are likely to upgrade soon, so here are some buying tips
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Christa McAuliffe still inspires her former students

Wed, 01/27/2016 - 4:44pm
30 years after Challenger disaster, the first teacher in space is remembered by students who followed in her footsteps
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With 1 billion devices in use, how does Apple keep growing?

Wed, 01/27/2016 - 4:27pm
Apple is everywhere, with 1 billion iPhones, iPads and other devices in circulation worldwide
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