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Winter storm moves away, eastern U.S. to remain cold

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A winter storm that dropped roughly two feet of snow (61 cm) on parts of the eastern United States is expected to move out to sea on Friday but the cold will remain. The National Weather Service warned of flooding and told commuters from the lower...(more) 

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SAP to cut 2,250 posts while creating similar number in refocusing

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Business software maker SAP SE will cut about 2,250 posts, or around 3 percent of its global workforce, while creating a similar number in expanding parts of the company, as it accelerates a push to sell its products via the Internet. Last year SAP, Europe's largest...(more) 

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Amazon opens web store inside of Chinese archrival

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Amazon has opened a store on Tmall, an online marketplace owned by Chinese retail giant and Amazon archrival Alibaba. The new store, which sells food, shoes, toys, kitchenware, and other items imported from outside China, shows Amazon's intentions to grow its business in a market projected...(more) 

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Japan Display confirms new plant, source says for Apple

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Japan Display Inc said on Friday that it would build a new $1.4 billion liquid crystal display (LCD) manufacturing plant, which a source said would supply smartphone screens for Apple Inc. The company did not name Apple, in line with its policy of not identifying clients....(more) 

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With a nod and a wink, Republicans build 2016 campaign machines

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By Emily Flitter NEW YORK (Reuters) - Asked last week about his agenda if elected, presumptive Republican presidential candidate Scott Walker began: "Should I choose to be a candidate..." Then he added with a grin: "My lawyers love it when I say that." Like the other...(more) 

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Ford 'battered but OK' after plane crash

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Harrison Ford is in moderate condition at a Los Angeles-area hospital after his private plane crashed on a golf course. 

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Ky. interstates packed with stranded motorists after storm

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Thousands of stranded motorists endured agonizingly long waits Thursday lasting nearly 24 hours for some as a winter storm walloped Kentucky with up to 2 feet of snow and frustrated travelers dealt with gas tanks and stomachs close to empty. 

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I can’t believe I’m saying this but… webOS looks like a great smartwatch platform

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Of all the failed smartphone platforms I’ve seen over the years, webOS’s death was the most tragic because it really was a wonderfully intuitive platform that was especially good for multitasking. Ever since Palm got bought out by HP, which subsequently sold webOS to LG, the...(more) 

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Apple Pay stung in transactions using data stolen from retailers: WSJ

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(Reuters) - Apple Inc's mobile payment system Apple Pay has been hit by a wave of fraudulent transactions using stolen credit-card data from a spate of breaches at retailers, the Wall Street Journal reported, citing people familiar with the matter. The transactions stemmed from breaches at...(more) 

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Google's new wireless service will reportedly only work on the Nexus 6

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The wireless service that Google all but confirmed this week will only work on the Nexus 6 smartphone, according to a new report. The Wall Street Journal, citing sources familiar with the matter, says Google's service could launch as soon as late March. But it won't...(more) 

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Harrison Ford sustains serious injuries after small plane crash

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Actor Harrison Ford, who brought to life characters like Indiana Jones and Han Solo, sustained serious injuries this afternoon after a small plane he was piloting crash-landed on a Los Angeles-area golf course. Around 2:30PM PT this afternoon the actor's plane crashed at the Penmar Gold...(more) 

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French court says has jurisdiction in Facebook vagina case

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A Paris court ruled Thursday that it has jurisdiction to judge a case against US social networking site Facebook which blocked the account of a French teacher who posted an image of a vagina. The court ruled that Facebook's clause forcing all users to agree that...(more) 

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