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  1. Twitter's New York shopping spree continues, this time it buys startup MitroRead the original story w/Photo

    40 min ago | Business Journal

    It's the second time in five weeks Twitter has acquired a Manhattan startup to bolster its advertising capabilities, following the July 1 pickup of mobile-retargeting company TapCommerce.

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  2. Venrock raises $450 mln for seventh fundRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | PE Hub

    Fundraising for Venrock's seventh pool was completed last week, Roberts said. The new fund feels like "one part cause for proud announcement and 99 parts assumption of a decade or more of responsibility to relentlessly strive for excellence for our two crucial constituencies - the founders, entrepreneurs and teams in whom we invest and the limited ... (more)

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  3. Microsoft Loses Another Round in E-Mail Privacy...Read the original story

    2 hrs ago | Mother Jones

    A federal court in New York ruled Thursday that Microsoft must comply with a U.S. search warrant to turn over a customer's e-mails held in a server overseas.

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  4. Watch this idiot steal Google Glass and then go to a rave without...Read the original story

    2 hrs ago | Boy Genius

    Watch this idiot steal Google Glass and then go to a rave without realizing he's being recorded the whole time If there's one thing we love writing about, it's moronic criminals .

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  5. Web Companies Back Vimeo In Fight With Record LabelsRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | MediaPost

    Google, Facebook and Twitter are among a host of tech companies that are backing the video sharing site Vimeo in its battle with record labels.

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  6. Time Warner Cable boosting Internet speeds for Triangle subscribersRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | News Observer

    Time Warner Cable will increase Internet speeds, up to six times faster, at no additional cost to subscribers next year in the Triangle.

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  7. Twitter Buys Password-Sharing Startup MitroRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | Mashable

    Founded in 2012 by Adam Hilss, Mitro had raised $2.4 million in funding. The company's primary product is a web browser extension that allowed users to store and share passwords, and the company had been backed by Google Ventures and Matrix Partners.

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  8. Twitter Acquires Mitro Labs, As EFF Helps Turn Mitro Into Open Source ProjectRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | WebProNews

    Twitter is apparently on something of an acquisition spree. This week, we already learned that Twitter acquired Madbits , which specializes in deep/machine learning.

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  9. U.S. Judge: Federal Government Can Seize Emails Even If They're Stored OverseasRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | ThinkProgress

    Microsoft must hand over emails stored in its data center in Dublin, Ireland in accordance with a U.S. federal warrant, a judge ruled Thursday.

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  10. What's The Real Purpose Of Google Shopping Express?Read the original story

    4 hrs ago | Seeking Alpha

    On the surface, starting a same-day delivery service for retailers seems like a very strange move for Google Inc. .

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  11. Virgin Mobile offers plans just for FacebookRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | CNET News.com

    A new plan on Virgin lets customers pay to use certain apps, Internet.org brings free mobile Web access to Zambia, and Amazon is giving away $100 worth of Android apps.

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  12. Judge: Microsoft must turn over emails held outside USRead the original story

    5 hrs ago | CNN

    Your email is subject to U.S. government snooping even if it is stored in computer servers outside the United States, a federal judge ruled Thursday in a potentially landmark case governing privacy and the limits of government surveillance powers.

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  13. This Google Opportunity Could Spell Serious Competition For FacebookRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | Seeking Alpha

    As I mulled over Google's Q2 earnings a few weeks ago, I couldn't help but think that Google is still missing a huge opportunity: helping more developers get discovered on the Google Apps have become big business for Google.

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  14. CDC Issues Travel Warning as West Africa Ebola Outbreak WorsensRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | WebMD

    Talk to health experts and other people like you in WebMD's Communities. It's a safe forum where you can create or participate in support groups and discussions about health topics that interest you.

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  15. There's No Ebola Cure, But Early Intensive Treatment Boosts SurvivalRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | WebMD

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  16. Denies assault at USA ChickenRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | Spalding Today

    A man of 39 has denied a racially aggravated assault by beating on Huseyin Yildiz at Spalding's USA Chicken takeaway.

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  17. Cheetah Mobile Bounces Up And Down On Short-Seller ReportRead the original story

    6 hrs ago | Benzinga

    Cheetah Mobile shares fell sharply Thursday morning after short-seller Geoinvesting said the company's flagship Clean Master app was booted from Google's top free rankings on its Google Play app store site.

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  18. Microsoft ordered to hand over overseas email, throwing EU privacy rights in the fireRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | ZDNet

    US law can apply anywhere in the world, so long as a technology company has control over foreign data, a court rules.

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  19. J&J Pulls Hysterectomy Tool Tied to Cancer Risk From MarketRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | WebMD

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  20. Humanity's cultural history captured in 5-minute filmRead the original story w/Photo

    18 hrs ago | NatureNews

    All roads lead from Rome, according to a visual history of human culture built entirely from the birth and death places of notable people.

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