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As YouTube Gets Ready to Launch a Spotify Competitor, a Top Exec Heads to Spotify

Product boss Shiva Rajaraman was one of the guys in charge of a long-delayed subscription service.

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August 1, 2014, 9:32 AM PDT

News Brief

Amazon Adds Former MTV CEO Judy McGrath to Board

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August 1, 2014, 7:39 AM PDT

Mobile

Apple’s $3 Billion Beats Purchase Now a Done Deal

Apple uses a page on its website to welcome Beats to the mothership.

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August 1, 2014, 7:19 AM PDT

Gaming

The Case For and Against Game Subscriptions in the App Store

Subscriptions work for apps like Pandora and Spotify, but their permissibility for games on the App Store is murky.

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August 1, 2014, 6:00 AM PDT

Mobile

How T-Mobile’s Odyssey Could Still End in a Sprint Deal

Only Sprint can give the company the scale it needs to build a true rival to AT&T or Verizon.

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August 1, 2014, 5:00 AM PDT

General

Mobile

What the Hell Is Iliad, T-Mobile’s Latest Suitor?

French telecom Iliad is relatively new to the wireless business, but has already grown to be the fourth-largest carrier.

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July 31, 2014, 5:26 PM PDT

General

eBay’s Diversity Report: Slightly Less Crappy Than the Others

EBay is largely white and Asian, but otherwise more diverse than its big Silicon Valley peers.

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July 31, 2014, 5:00 PM PDT

Voices

Disrupted Slumber: Can We Really Hack Sleep?

And even if we can, should we?

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July 31, 2014, 4:30 PM PDT

General

Tesla Expects to Nearly Triple Vehicle Deliveries by End of Next Year

The electric vehicle company is boosting capacity at its plant and buying up more batteries.

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July 31, 2014, 4:05 PM PDT

General

The iWatch Motivation Factor (Comic)

Here is the latest comic from our Joy of Tech friends at Geek Culture, Nitrozac & Snaggy.

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July 31, 2014, 3:45 PM PDT

Gaming

Alibaba Group Invests $120 Million in Kabam

The investment values the private videogames studio at more than $1 billion.

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July 31, 2014, 3:28 PM PDT

General

Judge Orders Microsoft to Turn Over Customer Data Stored Abroad

The case has drawn concern from privacy groups and major technology companies.

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July 31, 2014, 2:24 PM PDT

General

Tesla Beats the Street, Breaks Ground in Nevada

Arizona, California, New Mexico and Texas are still in the running for the Gigafactory.

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July 31, 2014, 2:04 PM PDT

News Brief

LinkedIn Crushes Q2 Earnings Expectations

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July 31, 2014, 1:30 PM PDT

Enterprise

Oracle Nabs Cloud Software Company TOA

It may be a signal that another round of cloud software dealmaking is starting.

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July 31, 2014, 12:41 PM PDT

Policy

House Republicans Launch Investigation of FCC Waiver for Obama Donor

The lawmakers want to know how the donor’s private equity fund qualified for a break in airwave bidding.

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July 31, 2014, 12:24 PM PDT

Security

Hackers Can Tap USB Devices, Researcher Warns

The vulnerability could enable a new class of attacks that evade all known security protections.

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July 31, 2014, 11:31 AM PDT