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  1. Google providing car insurance quotes in latest expansionRead the original story w/Photo

    5 min ago | San Jose Mercury News

    Google is helping California drivers shop for car insurance as part of a new service that could foreshadow the Internet company's latest attempt to shake up a long-established industry. The feature unveiled Thursday compares auto insurance quotes from up to 14 carriers that are participating in the comparisons.

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  2. Google providing car insurance quotes in latest expansionRead the original story w/Photo

    10 min ago | Inside Bay Area

    Google is helping California drivers shop for car insurance as part of a new service that could foreshadow the Internet company's latest attempt to shake up a long-established industry. The feature unveiled Thursday compares auto insurance quotes from up to 14 carriers that are participating in the comparisons.

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  3. Biz Break: Pharmacyclics cofounder on $21B buyout -- 'This is a company that kept fighting'Read the original story w/Photo

    13 min ago | The Sunnyvale Sun

    Today: Pharmacyclics bought for a bundle after two decades of fits and starts led to a cancer breakthrough. Also: Google launches auto insurance comparison tool.

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  4. The Story Behind the Rise of the SneakerheadsRead the original story w/Photo

    15 min ago | Men's Journal

    Why own 100 pairs of sneakers if you can only wear one? If you have to ask, you don't understand. But David Friendly, a film producer who made his name racking up credits on Dr. Doolittle , Big Momma's House , and Little Miss Sunshine , gets it.

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  5. Apple, Google said to be in talks with HBO to carry Web channelRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Inside Bay Area

    HBO, ramping up plans for an a-la-carte version of its premium channel, is in talks with at least five companies including Apple and Google to distribute the Web-only service, according to people familiar with the matter. HBO's current streaming channel, HBO Go, is already available on Apple TV but only to pay-TV subscribers.

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  6. Comedy Central's 'Too Many Stars' means plenty of laughsRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Feb 28 | The Daily Republic

    You're also too late to bid on taking a bow onstage with the cast of the Broadway hit "It's Only a Play" while Louis C.K. presents you with flowers in front of the bemused theater patrons. Never mind.

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  7. From Goldman to Google, companies back gay marriage in court briefRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Daily Record

    Large businesses from Main Street to Wall Street are urging the Supreme Court to strike down laws banning same-sex marriage. In a friend-of-the-court brief that was due to be filed Thursday, hundreds of banks and other corporations argue that states that still prohibit gay unions "hamper employer efforts to recruit and retain the most talented workforce possible in those states."

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  8. Thursday Evening Business BriefRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | KELO-TV Sioux Falls

    Stocks have ended the day higher, breaking a two-day losing streak. The Dow Jones industrial average rose 38 points to 18,135.

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  9. Bing Enhances Microsoft Office's Search FunctionRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Search Engine Watch

    The new search works with the 2007, 2010, 2013, and online versions of Office. The search engine, which credits its speedy responses to having data centers around the world, constantly indexes the Web, promising to deliver more recent and relevant results than were available previously.

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  10. Personal Finance Daily: Zuckerberg on job candidates, threat to Apple and Google usersRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | MarketWatch

    Intraday Data provided by SIX Financial Information and subject to terms of use . Historical and current end-of-day data provided by SIX Financial Information.

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  11. At least 46,000 Twitter accounts push Islamic State material, study saysRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | The Age

    New York: The Islamic State, the violent extremist group that espouses a return to a seventh-century caliphate, has been astonishingly successful at spreading its message using 21st-century social media, according to a study released on Thursday. Despite repeated attempts by Twitter to thwart the Islamic State's threats, propaganda and online recruiting by suspending accounts associated with the group, sympathisers have maintained thousands of active accounts on the social network, the study said.

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  12. Capital One People & Money Hackathon Focuses on Personal FinancesRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | ProgrammableWeb.com

    Tomorrow, Capital One will host the Capital One People & Money Hackathon in San Francisco. Participants have the opportunity to win $50,000 plus additional prizes.

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  13. Google Now Helps You Compare Auto InsuranceRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | PC Magazine

    Use Google's tool for quick quotes from several insurance companies . On the list of things that are a pain in the butt, comparing car insurance companies is right up there with going to the dentist and replacing a flat tire in the middle of a thunderstorm on the freeway.

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  14. Meerkat mania: Live-streaming app is new Twitter trendRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | CNET News.com

    Learn how to broadcast video on Twitter with Meerkat, get the band back together for Rock Band 4, and let Google be your bartending buddy. CNET Update delivers the tech news you need in under three minutes.

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  15. Google Reveals Android App for On-the-Go Campaign ManagementRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Search Engine Watch

    After a slew of product launches for AdWords in recent weeks, Google has now revealed an Android app that is available in the Play store. The new AdWords app claims to enable advertisers with an easy way to view and manage ad campaign performance while they are on the go.

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  16. Time check: Smartwatches before Apple clocks inRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | USA Today

    As the tech world's attention turns Monday towards Monday's Apple Watch press event it is important to remember that Apple's timepiece is far from the only game in town. Dozens of smartwatches, Time check: Smartwatches before Apple clocks in NEW YORK-As the tech world's attention turns Monday towards Monday's Apple Watch press event it is important to remember that Apple's timepiece is far from the only game in town.

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  17. 5 Things to Watch in the February Jobs ReportRead the original story

    3 hrs ago | Mortgage News Daily

    Bottom Right Default State Name: State Name underscore: State Name dash: State Name lower underscore: State Name lower dash: State Name lower: State Abbreviation: State Abbreviation Lower: It is a continuously updated stream of news from around the web Visit throughout the day for the latest breaking news. February's jobs report will be a test for whether the labor market can continue its impressive growth streak even in the face of global turmoil and icy conditions in parts of the country.

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  18. The planets are aligning for cable company mobile serviceRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | VentureBeat

    Forget about Google selling phone service . A far more interesting scenario by far is one in which U.S. cable companies finally leverage their considerable Wi-Fi deployments and infrastructure to launch their own mobile service.

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  19. Watch Hilary Mason discredit the cult of the algorithmRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | GigaOM

    Want to see Hilary Mason, the CEO and founder at Fast Forward Labs , get fired up? Tell her about your new connected product and its machine learning algorithm that will help it anticipate your needs over time and behave accordingly. "That's just a bunch of marketing bullshit," said Mason when I asked her about these claims.

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  20. The new 'Horsemen of the Nasdaq' - how long will they ride?Read the original story

    3 hrs ago | Reuters

    Apple, Google, Facebook and Amazon hold dominant positions in the tech sector and have been among the biggest engines driving the Nasdaq above the 5,000 mark this week for the first time since 2000. But analysts are far from confident that they will maintain their perch in the tech stratosphere.

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