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Mitch Hurwitz: New Netflix series, maybe more 'Arrested Development'

"Arrested Development" creator and executive producer Mitch Hurwitz has signed a deal with Netflix to create and produce multiple original series for the streaming service.

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Related Topix: Netflix, Hip-Hop, Arrested Development, Comedy, Entertainment, Television, Emmy Awards

Tue Apr 22, 2014

Norwalk Citizen News

Microsoft expands ad-free Bing search for schools

Microsoft is expanding a program that gives schools the ability to prevent ads from appearing in search results when they use its Bing search engine.

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Related Topix: Microsoft, Science / Technology, Internet, Emerging Technology, Search Engines

ABC News

LinkedIn to Anchor New San Francisco High-Rise

San Francisco Mayor Ed Lee says the professional networking site LinkedIn will expand its presence in the city by anchoring a high-rise office building under construction.

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Related Topix: LinkedIn, Social Software, SoMa (San Francisco, CA)

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Ukraine: Three Russian military intel officers detained

Ukraine has captured three Russian military intelligence officers and estimates there are at least 100 more Russian military personnel directing unrest in eastern Ukraine, says Valentyn Nalyvaichenko, director of Ukraine's national security service.

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Related Topix: Europe, World News, Ukraine, YouTube

ABC News

AT&T Joins Crowded Field With Online Video Plans

AT&T and an investment firm run by former News Corp. executive Peter Chernin have formed an online video venture that could rival Netflix and Hulu.

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Related Topix: Cable & Satellite, Telecom, ATT, Intel, Entertainment

Detroit Free Press

Tesla delivers first China cars, plans expansion

A doctor hired by an 85-year-old driver's estate believes he may have died of a heart attack caused... A worker cleans a Tesla Model S sedan before a event to deliver the first set of cars to customers in Beijing, China, on Tuesday.

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Related Topix: Tesla Model S, Sedan, World News, China, Tesla Motors, Asia Travel, Travel, Beijing, China Travel, China Travel, Palo Alto, CA, us Travel

Cool FM

DiCaprio And Boyle Linked To Steve Jobs Biopic

Danny Boyle could reunite with Leonardo DiCaprio after reports he will direct a movie about Apple co-founder Steve Jobs.

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Related Topix: Slumdog Millionaire, Books, Steve Jobs, Celebrities, Leonardo DiCaprio, Apple

Inside Bay Area

Report: Warriors eyeing new arena site in San Francisco

The Warriors have abandoned plans for a waterfront arena, agreeing to purchase land in San Francisco from Salesforce.com where the team will build a new arena off Third Street, SF Weekly reported.

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Related Topix: San Francisco, CA, Salesforce, Salesforce.com, Heroku, Assistly, Dimdim

Mon Apr 21, 2014

CIO

Where R U Now? iPhone Texts Come to Glass

Google Glass-wearing, iPhone-toting techies who can't be bothered to look at their smartphones for texts can instead peer into a different screen out of the corner of their eye.

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Related Topix: Google, iPod touch App, iPad App, Twitter, iPhone and iPad App, Gmail, iPhone App, iPhone, Computers, Science / Technology, Bluetooth

News 4 Jax

Silicon Valley firms accused of hiring conspiracy

A closely watched legal dispute may be coming to a head over an alleged conspiracy by Silicon Valley's biggest companies to suppress their employees' wages.

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Related Topix: Apple, Steve Jobs, Intuit, Social Software, Facebook

The Winnipeg Free Press

Netflix to raise prices for new subscribers by $1 or $2 this summer after 1Q earnings soar

Netflix is preparing to raise its prices for the first time in three years to help pay for more Internet video programming such as its popular political drama "House of Cards."

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Related Topix: Netflix, Los Gatos, CA, Amazon, Yahoo!

Post and Courier

'Green' Apple offering free recycling of its used products

Apple is offering free recycling of all its used products and vowing to power all of its stores, offices and data centers with renewable energy to reduce the pollution caused by its devices and online services.

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Related Topix: Apple, Alternative Energy, Renewable Energy (Green Energy), Energy, Environment, Science, Ipad, Science / Technology, iPhone

KBCI CBS 2

AT&T explores expansion of super-fast Internet

AT&T says it will expand super-fast Internet services to as many as 100 additional cities in 25 metropolitan areas.

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Related Topix: AT&T, Cable & Satellite, Telecom, ATT, Versant

KMIZ

Stocks flat ahead of earnings deluge

Stocks drifted higher in early trading Monday as U.S. investors got back into action after the long holiday weekend.

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Related Topix: Financial Markets, Facebook

KMIZ

Stocks: Hopping (mostly) after holiday

Stocks drifted higher in early trading Monday as U.S. investors got back into action after the long holiday weekend.

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Related Topix: Financial Markets, Facebook

Greenwich Citizen

How Microsoft Created A Virtual Assistant That Could Blow Siri Away

Windows Phone is still a distant third to Apple and Android in the smartphone market, but Microsoft is hoping to change that with the introduction of Windows Phone 8.1 - and more importantly its personal digital assistant Cortana.

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Related Topix: Microsoft, Google

West Australian

Apple, Google vie to offer exclusive game apps: WSJ

Apple Inc and Google Inc are wooing game developers to ensure that top game titles arrive first on devices powered by their respective operating system, the Wall Street Journal reported, citing people familiar with the matter.

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Related Topix: Apple

Sun Apr 20, 2014

The Daily News Journal

Prof tackles tech distractions one student at a time

A college course that starts with 15 minutes of doing absolutely nothing would seem like stiff competition for Basket Weaving 101 as a credit filler.

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Related Topix: University of Washington, Facebook

Windsor Beacon

Climate changes visible by ZIP code with new online tools

With the click of a computer mouse, the potential risks of rising sea levels will soon be searchable - by ZIP code - for all U.S. coastal communities.

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Related Topix: New York, Non-Profit, Science, Computer Science, Google, WebMD

National Public Radio

General Mills Scraps Controversial New Legal Terms

The company, which owns Cheerios, Progresso and Yoplait, had posted a notice on its website notifying visitors of a change to its legal terms - visitors using its websites or engaging with it online in a variety of other ways meant they would have to give up their right to sue.

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Related Topix: Facebook, Social Software

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