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Apple’s $5 billion ‘Spaceship’ campus looks nearly finished a month ...

Apple is widely expected to launch a new iPhone next month. It’s supposed to be a stunner. Where will Apple CEO Tim Cook hold up the latest iPhone for the first time in public? It could be ...
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The real reason overseas manufacturing is coming to America

“If I didn’t get elected, he definitely would not be spending $10 billion,” President Donald trump said Wednesday, referring to Terry Gou, chairman of Taiwanese Apple (AAPL) supplier Foxconn. That evening, Trump announced Foxconn’s plans to build ...
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High Hopes for Virtual Reality as E3 Expo Opens in ...

A recent forecast from PricewaterhouseCoopers suggests that virtual reality will grow to a $5 billion industry by 2021 — and $2 billion will come from the gaming industry. So it’s not a surprise to hear ...
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Empowered Women | Black Women to Know in PR, Tech ...

Like many of my peers, I pursued a career in media with a desire to tell the stories of thriving, diverse communities while also being a voice in the room when a unique perspective is ...
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The $400 Wi-Fi juicer perfectly illustrates the state of tech ...

Twitter was treated to an extra special session of schadenfreude this week in the form of a Bloomberg article that took some of the shine off the now-notorious $400 (formerly $700) wi-fi-enabled Juicero juicer. It ...
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Google accused of ‘extreme’ underpaying of women as compared to ...

The U.S. Department of Labor has found evidence of “systemic compensation disparities” at Google. The discrimination is against its female employees. “We found systemic compensation disparities against women pretty much across the entire workforce,” Janette Wipper, ...
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Computer hack sets off 156 emergency sirens across Dallas

A computer hack set off all the emergency sirens in Dallas for about 90 minutes overnight in one of the largest known breaches of a siren warning system, officials in the Texas city said on ...
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Man Nearly Electrocuted After Falling Asleep with His iPhone Charging ...

Wiley Day has a cautionary tale for anyone who likes to sleep with their iPhone charging in the bed with them — don’t do it. The night of March 22nd, Wiley went to sleep — as ...
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Report: Snapchat is Most Important Social Network Among Millennials

A study released Thursday by LendEdu, an online marketplace for student loan refinancing, shows that millennials are most likely to check Snapchat before turning to Facebook, Instagram or LinkedIn. According to the report released by LendEdu, ...
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Goodbye boarding pass, hello fingerprints: How biometrics is changing travel

Imagine this: You arrive at the airport with your expertly packed carry-on, stroll past security without showing your ID, and head straight to your gate. Once there, you get on the plane without ever pulling ...
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CEO Makes Potential Employees Take a ‘Snowflake Test’ Before Hiring

Kyle S. Reyes, CEO of The Silent Partner Marketing, claims he makes potential employees take a “snowflake test” before hiring them, in a new article for the New Boston Post. In the article, Reyes explained how ...
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New Initiative Sponsors 100 HBCU Students to Attend SXSW Tech ...

In a push to get more Black Americans involved in the world of tech, a slew of organizations have teamed up with South by Southwest Conventions and Festivals to help more than 100 African-American students ...