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Derrik J. Lang / Associated Press:
Twitch game streaming coming to Xbox One on March 11   —  Twitch Live Game Broadcasting Coming to Xbox One  —  Xbox One will soon be Twitchier than the PlayStation 4.  —  The popular video game broadcasting service Twitch is bringing a slew of fresh features to Microsoft's newest console.
Feb 25, 2014, 12:00 PMIn context
ABC News:
Exclusive: Apple's Tim Cook on NSA, What's Next as Mac Turns 30   —  While secrecy is part of the excitement at Apple headquarters in Silicon Valley — today marked 30 years since Steve Jobs told America via TV that something big was coming — CEO Tim Cook said secrecy in the form …
Jan 25, 2014, 12:20 PMIn context
Joanna Stern / ABC News:
JetBlue and Delta Now Let Passengers Use Gadgets During Takeoff and Landing … Starting today, passengers on JetBlue and Delta flights will no longer be told to turn off their electronic devices before takeoff and landing.  —  Following the FAA's announcement on Thursday that it wouldn't be long …
Nov 1, 2013, 7:25 PMIn context
Joanna Stern / ABC News:
Ashton Kutcher Ditches His iPhone, iPad in New Role as Lenovo Product Engineer … Alicia Keys has been the creative director of BlackBerry.  Shakira was named T-Mobile collaborator last month.  And now the latest celebrity tech hire?  Ashton Kutcher is now a product engineer at Lenovo.
Oct 30, 2013, 3:05 PMIn context
ABC News:
NSA Blames ‘Internal Error,’ Not Hackers, For Website Crash   —  The shadowy National Security Agency said late Friday that it was a glitch that brought down its public website for a few hours, not hackers as some claimed online.  —  “NSA.gov was not accessible for several hours tonight …
Oct 25, 2013, 10:15 PMIn context
Joanna Stern / ABC News:
Two Weeks After Launch, Walmart Drops Price of the iPhone 5c to $45 After Best Buy's Offer … The iPhone 5c price drop war is on.  After Best Buy announced on Thursday that it was planning to offer Apple's iPhone 5c for $50 with a two-year contract — $50 less than Apple's $99 price …
Oct 4, 2013, 4:45 PMIn context
Joanna Stern / ABC News:
iPhone 5C's price cut to $50 at Best Buy through Monday just two weeks after launch   —  Best Buy Drops the Price of iPhone 5c to $50 … Just two weeks after hitting the market, Best Buy will begin offering a discount on Apple's iPhone 5c.  From today, Oct. 3, to Monday, Oct. 7, the iPhone 5c will be available for $50.
Oct 4, 2013, 1:45 PMIn context
Joanna Stern / ABC News:
On Apple's Heels, Walmart Launches In-Store Smartphone Trade-In Program … Best Buy has one.  Apple has one too.  And now so does Walmart.  A smartphone trade-in program, that is.  —  Just a few hours before Apple is set to announce its new iPhone 5S and 5C, Walmart has announced …
Sep 10, 2013, 10:55 AMIn context
Joanna Stern / ABC News:
Twitter Conversations New Blue Line Causing Many Twitter Users to Feel Blue … Twitter made some updates on Wednesday to its apps and its website, as it does from time to time.  The biggest change was intended to make it easier to keep up with conversations on the social network.
Aug 30, 2013, 1:05 AMIn context
Joanna Stern / ABC News:
Pinterest Now Sends Alerts When Price Drops on Pinned Items   —  Instead of viewing Pinterest as a site to collect more stuff you want but just can't afford, you might start to think of it as a place to help you save money.  Starting today, the social network is adding a new feature that alerts users when prices on pinned items drop.
Aug 1, 2013, 12:30 PMIn context

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