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Full scale of Apple’s patent loss to VirnetX is now clear: $440 million

Judge: Apple’s decision to sell after losing a 2012 trial was “unreasonably risky.”

4 hours ago from Arstechnica

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Netflix adds more subscribers than expected, shares hit record

(Reuters) - Netflix Inc added more subscribers than expected around the world in the third quarter and projected growth in line with Wall Street forecasts, saying it had a head start on rivals ...

7 hours ago from Reuters Technology

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Uber-SoftBank deal 'very likely' to be finalized next week - CNET

Uber board member Arianna Huffington predicts closure of mega-investment is at hand.

21 minutes ago from CNET Cutting Edge

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Netflix sinking deeper into debt to fuel subscriber growth

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) -- Netflix is sinking deeper into debt in its relentless pursuit of more viewers, leaving the company little margin for error as it tries to build the world's ...

7 hours ago from AP

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Tesla fires hundreds as Model 3 electric car production drags

Tesla has reportedly fired hundreds of employees amid signs that the company is off to a slow start in manufacturing its crucial Model 3 electric car.        

Sun 15 Oct 17 from USA today

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Amazon Set To Launch Own Sportswear Line

Amazon may have started out as a company that sold books but it has disrupted many industries since then. It has firmly cemented its position as one of the biggest tech companies on the planet ...

Sun 15 Oct 17 from Ubergizmo

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Airbnb eyes expansion with affiliate program for sites with 1M+ users, new API

 While Expedia and Priceline roll out ways to encroach on Airbnb’s space with their own private home listings for travellers, the $31 billion venture-backed Airbnb is also looking ...

11 hours ago from TechCrunch

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Qualcomm files lawsuits in China to ban iPhones

Qualcomm Inc filed lawsuits in China, seeking to halt the manufacture and sale of Apple Inc's iPhones in the country, Bloomberg reported on Friday.

Fri 13 Oct 17 from Daily Mail

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Amazon drops David O. Russell show as Weinstein fallout continues

 Amazon said earlier this week that it was reviewing its options around the shows it was producing with The Weinstein Company. Now it looks like the company has made a decision and is moving ...

Sat 14 Oct 17 from TechCrunch

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Charter, Viacom fight means cable viewers at risk of losing shows like SpongeBob

Charter, the nation's second-largest TV provider, and Viacom have extended talks to try to reach a deal over carrying BET, MTV and other channels.        

7 hours ago from USA today

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