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Those looking to make a huge upgrade from their single bitcoin AntMiner can look no further. With a speculative crypto-rally said to be on the horizon, Bitfury releases the Blockbox AC mining station. Housed in a 40-foot shipping, the plug-and-play solution for BTC mining contains 176 air-cooled mining servers capable...
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Soon, you may be able to use cryptocurrency to pay for anything from your morning coffee to happy hour drinks (or, you know, maybe some things that aren’t a beverage). And you could do it as easily as you use your credit card or Venmo today. /READ MORE// Bill Gates Thinks...
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Google has backed Chinese e-commerce giant JD.com in its attempt to expand and take on Amazon and Alibaba. The deal is beneficial to both companies, with JD.com seeking to grow its operations in Europe and North America, while Google sees the partnership as part of its expansion into Asian...
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An Anonymous customer just made the biggest single purchase in Blackberry history.  Without revealing their identity, he/she/they purchased one million Blackberrys //Related: New advanced VR tech gets sinful Blackberry, formerly Research in Motion, unveiled the new Blackberry z10 and Q10 in January, and they received either high praise or strong criticism for...
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According to Bloomberg, Microsoft has agreed to acquire GitHub, the online code repository company.  The alleged deal, which neither company has yet confirmed, could be announced as soon as today.  The terms of said deal are still unknown. /READ MORE// Microsoft acquires LinkedIn for $26.2 billion Microsoft's interest in picking up GitHub...
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Amazon.com has gone ahead and bought Social Book Network Goodreads. /READ MORE// The Death of the Death of Books Goodreads is an online book collection, where users can connect, share, recommend, review and rate books they have bought, own, lent or otherwise read.  It seems like exactly the type of service that...
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The most hotly anticipated and exciting IPOs of the year, Facebook, finally went public in 2012.  With the largest IPO for a tech company in history, everyone's favourite social media site entered the game, valued at $104 Billion USD, before snapping up photo-sharing giant Instagram. Read More // Germany Orders Facebook...
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Cambridge Analytica, the Trump campaign-associated firm at the center of Facebook‘s data scandal, has filed for voluntary Chapter 7 bankruptcy in a New York court on Thursday. /READ MORE// Cambridge Analytica Held Facebook's Data Models Until 2017 According to the filings, Cambridge Analytica LLC estimated assets in the meager range of $100,001...
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If they get Google maps I may just purchase this phone.  Gotta have my Google maps.  The BlackBerry Z10's inherent map software looks really crummy.  (It may not be the best business decision for Google to whore out their map software to all the OS's, but its great for...
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Despite the controversy surrounding the company’s data protection – which began with news of the Cambridge Analytica scandal – Facebook has reported growth in terms of both profits and monthly users. The social network has announced a 63% increase in profit and a 49% percent rise in revenue over the course...
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