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Facebook rainbow profiles used by 26 million

Rainbows spread quickly all over Facebook this weekend to celebrate the Supreme Court decision that legalized same-sex marriage.

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SpaceX rocket explodes after launch

An unmanned rocket by Elon Musk's SpaceX on a resupply mission to the International Space Station exploded Sunday just minutes after launch.

It wasn't clear what caused the rocket, named Dragon, to fail. SpaceX will conduct an investigation overseen b...


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'Crazy money' - Airbnb valued at over $25 billion

The price tag keeps rising for hot startups. The latest is Airbnb, which is raising $1.5 billion, and scoring a valuation of $25.5 billion.

That's more than double what it was previously valued at, according to PrivCo.

It's an eye-popping valuation --...



These places have the slowest Internet in the country

Do you think your Internet is slow? That's nothing compared to what these folks are going through.

If you live in Chicago, and try to connect via AT&T from 4 p.m to 11 p.m., speeds for certain websites and Internet services are basically like dial-up ...

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Sean Parker: Music isn't 'winner take-all'

It's been more than a decade since Sean Parker, now a billionaire, blew up the music industry by co-founding Napster. Yet the industry is still going through a painful transition.

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Lexus reveals hoverboard, but you can't buy it

You can't be Marty McFly just yet. Lexus revealed on Tuesday a 30-second teaser that included a real-life functional hoverboard very similar to the one that Marty McFly used in 1989's "Back to the Future Part II."

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Instagram gets into real-time news

In April, amateur photographer Devin Allen started sharing his striking black and white photos of Baltimore protests on Instagram.

One photo made the cover of Time Magazine, another was shared by Rihanna. But many of Instagram's 300 million users had...


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Facebook now worth more than Walmart

Facebook's stock rose 3 percent Tuesday and hit at an all-time high. And the company is now worth more than Walmart.

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Google Play Music is now free

Google has made its streaming music service Google Play Music free to use, without a subscription.

The catch is that you'll have to listen to ads, similar to the way free versions of Spotify and Pandora work.

Google launched the new version for U.S. d...


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Gmail now has an 'undo send' button

Repentant emailers everywhere: Gmail just enabled an "undo send" button.


Hulu subscribers can add Showtime streaming

In a first of its kind deal, Hulu will sell subscriptions to Showtime programming through its own streaming TV site.


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Group claims Uber is tracking users 24/7

Uber's hot on your trail.


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