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  1. Mouton Rothschild $4.1 Million Sale Points to Bordeaux ComebackRead the original story

    14 hrs ago | The Washington Post

    Bordeaux first growths could be poised to reverse an almost 40 percent decline from their 2011 highs, if the results of the Sotheby's auction of Chateau Mouton Rothschild in Hong Kong on Friday are anything to go by. Strong demand by mainland buyers helped push sales to HK$31.8 million , according to the data on the auction house's website, smashing a presale high estimate of HK$20 million in a so-called white glove sale, meaning 100 percent of the lots found buyers.

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  2. Constable Painting Bought for $5,212 in 2013 Worth MillionsRead the original story

    14 hrs ago | The Washington Post

    John Constable's "Salisbury Cathedral From the Meadows," which was purchased for just $5,212 in 2013 at Christie's after it was attributed to a follower of the artist, fetched $5.2 million yesterday at an Old Masters sale at Sotheby's in New York. Now credited to the English painter, the canvas is a preparatory oil sketch for an 1830 work that's owned by the Tate in London.

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  3. All Eyes on Dish After Adding $13.3 Billion of New AirwavesRead the original story

    14 hrs ago | Bloomberg

    All eyes are on Dish Network Corp. Chairman Charlie Ergen after companies tied to the satellite-TV operator bid about $13.3 billion on wireless airwaves. Heading into the federal auction, Ergen already owned billions of dollars worth of spectrum that he wasn't using because Dish doesn't operate a wireless network.

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  4. US reaps nearly $45 bn in wireless spectrum auctionRead the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | Bangkok Post

    The US government is getting nearly $45 billion from an auction of wireless spectrum, highlighting surging demand for new devices which connect to the Internet. The Federal Communications Commission has raised $44.89 bn fro an auction of wireless spectrum amid amid huge demand for capacity to meet the needs to people using smartphones, tablets and other devices The Federal Communications Commission said the auction ended Thursday raised $44.89 billion, the highest amount ever for this type of sale.

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  5. T-Mobile, AT&T and Verizon Win Spectrum in FCC Auction That Raised $41.3 BillionRead the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | Re/code

    The Federal Communications Commission revealed the list of winning bidders in its spectrum auction on Friday, with AT&T, Verizon and T-Mobile among the 31 bidders that paid more than $41.3 billion. AT&T spent $18.2 billion, Verizon won $10.4 billion worth of bids, while T-Mobile's winning bids totaled just under $1.8 billion.

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  6. How Did An Idea That Seemed Like A Long Shot Win The Net Neutrality Debate?Read the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | Forbes.com

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  7. Dish Auction Bids Top Views; Will Verizon Bargain?Read the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | Investor's Business Daily

    3 spectrum auction. The results showed that the satellite TV broadcaster, through designated partners, spent $13.33 billion, topping estimates by a wide margin.

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  8. Going to a public college isn't as affordable as it used to beRead the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | The Washington Post

    Michael Bayne has done everything you're supposed to do to avoid taking on too much debt for college. He lives off campus to save money on housing.

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  9. Oil Surges as U.S. Rig Count Plunges, Shorts CoverRead the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | Fox News

    Oil prices rocketed more than 8 percent higher on Friday, their biggest one-day gain in two and a half years, after data showed U.S. drillers were slamming the brakes on the shale drilling boom. In a rally that may spur speculation that a seven-month price collapse has ended, global benchmark Brent crude shot up to more than $53, its highest in more than three weeks, after Baker Hughes data showed the number of rigs drilling for oil in the United States fell by 94 - or 7 percent - this week.

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  10. Expect More Choppiness for StocksRead the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | Fox News

    At best, you could say 2015 is off to a choppy start. Middle-of-the-road, you could say congestion forming below resistance is ominous.

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  11. How Much Is Super Bowl XLIX Worth to Arizona?Read the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | Fox News

    Phoenix welcomes football fans from across the country to its city this weekend for Super Bowl XLIX. The showdown between the New England Patriots and the Seattle Seahawks is expected to attract 100,000 visitors to the region-but will the big game give the host city a financial boost? The Arizona Super Bowl Host Committee expects this year's game, which will be played at the University of Phoenix Stadium in Glendale, Arizona, to give the state's economy a $500 million boost.

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  12. Demystifying BitcoinRead the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | Fox News

    Jan. 30, 2015 - 4:19 - Michael Casey and Paul Vigna of The Wall Street Journal discuss Bitcoin and whether it can be regulated.

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  13. Verizon Users Can Opt Out of SupercookiesRead the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | NewsFactor

    Have you lost your appetite for cookies? Verizon Wireless users will now be able to opt-out of having so-called "supercookies," controversial permanent Verizon had previously offered a way to opt-out of the relevant ad program but didn't allow a way to opt-out of having the tracker inserted. AT&T had also experimenting with a similar program, but said in November that it was dropping the supercookie.

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  14. 'The Loft': Film ReviewRead the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | Hollywood Reporter

    A beautiful blonde is discovered murdered in a sleek bachelor pad in Erik Van Looy's remake of his 2008 Belgian thriller Not having seen his 2008 Belgian version, it's hard to tell whether repeating director Erik Van Looy has exactly followed in the footsteps of George Sluizer , who remade his classic The Vanishing into a misbegotten American version. But it's certainly true that The Loft is the sort of sub-par thriller that has not translated well to our shores.

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  15. 'Batkid Begins: The Wish Heard Around the World': Slamdance ReviewRead the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | Hollywood Reporter

    The city of San Francisco is transformed into "Gotham City, SF" to fulfill a boy's heartfelt wish in Dana Nachman's humorous and touching new documentary When a five-year-old child recovering from leukemia asks the Greater Bay Area Make-A-Wish Foundation to help him become a superhero for a day, the event goes viral, attracting thousands of volunteers and well-wishers. Equally surprisingly, Julia Roberts' representatives announced prior to the film's Slamdance world premiere that she's attached to produce and star in a remake of Batkid Begins as one of the event's key organizers.

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  16. Vine Launches New Video Service Aimed At KidsRead the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | Fast Company

    No matter which business you're in, if you can hook your audience young, you've got it made! So is the case with Vine, which has just launched a junior version of its looping video app. Called Vine Kids, the service features cartoon characters and amusing sound effects to guide younger users through the swiping experience.

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  17. Internal Uber e-mails reflect company's brash reputationRead the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | SFGate

    A red sedan bearing the distinctive "U" logo of the Uber ride-sharing service takes the transit lane on Geary Street in San Francisco on Friday, September 19, 2014. Uber's brash reputation evidently extends to the way its managers talk about drivers.

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  18. The collapse of Cyprus Airways reflects a bigger crisis among former European flag carriers.Read the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | TheStreet.com

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  19. The Future Of HealthyRead the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | Forbes.com

    Bain & Company is a global business consulting firm. We help management make the big decisions and take action: on strategy, operations, mergers & acquisitions, technology and organization, and we measure our success in terms of our clients' results.

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  20. President Obama's New Health Care Initiative Will Harness The Power Of Big DataRead the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | Fast Company

    President Obama has officially announced a new biomedical research project that will use the power of big data to help with the development of specialized drugs to treat diseases like cancer and diabetes. Referring to the initiative as "precision medicine," Obama described it as "one of the greatest opportunities for new medical breakthroughs that we have ever seen."

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