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  • !EU hits Apple with $14.5 billion Irish tax demand
    BRUSSELS/DUBLIN (Reuters) - The European Commission ordered Apple Inc to pay Ireland unpaid taxes of up to 13 billion euros ($14.5 billion) on Tuesday as it ruled the firm had received illegal state aid.
    - 2 hours ago 30 Aug 16, 9:56pm -
  • !Twitter to share ad revenue on videos by U.S. users
    (Reuters) - Twitter Inc on Tuesday stepped up its battle to attract video talent to its platform, saying it will allow U.S. users who upload a video to share in any advertising revenue it generates.
    - 4 hours ago 30 Aug 16, 8:47pm -
  • !Palo Alto forecasts revenue below estimates, shares drop
    (Reuters) - Cyber security firm Palo Alto Networks Inc forecast current-quarter revenue and profit below analysts' estimates, sending its shares down 3 percent in extended trading on Tuesday.
    - 4 hours ago 30 Aug 16, 8:42pm -
  • !Google expands nascent ride-sharing service: WSJ
    (Reuters) - Alphabet Inc's Google unit plans to open its ride-sharing program to Waze app users in San Francisco this fall, pitting itself against Uber Technologies Inc [UBER.UL], the Wall Street Journal reported.
    - 4 hours ago 30 Aug 16, 8:29pm -
  • !SpaceX signs first customer for used Falcon rocket
    CAPE CANAVERAL, Fla. (Reuters) - Elon Musk's SpaceX has signed its first customer to use a previously flown rocket, with launch planned for later this year, the companies said on Tuesday.
    - 4 hours ago 30 Aug 16, 8:14pm -

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  • !Google Takes on Uber With New Ride-Share Service
    Google is moving onto Uber’s turf with its own ride-sharing service in San Francisco that would help commuters carpool at far cheaper rates, jumping into a booming but fiercely competitive market.
    - 14 mins ago 31 Aug 16, 12:10am -
  • !EU Demands Apple Repay $14.5 Billion in Irish Tax Breaks
    The European Union’s antitrust regulator has demanded that Ireland recoup roughly $14.5 billion of unpaid taxes over a decade from Apple, a move that could intensify a feud between the EU and the U.S. over the bloc’s tax probes into American comp…
    - 30 mins ago 30 Aug 16, 11:54pm -
  • !Roller Coasters Ride Into Dizzying Realm of Virtual Reality
    Roller-coaster fans at some amusement parks can now experience new thrills thanks to virtual reality. Riders wearing specially reinforced VR headgear are immersed in a fantasyland where they soar, plunge and twist in sync with a coaster’s motion.
    - 52 mins ago 30 Aug 16, 11:32pm -
  • !Theranos Walks Away From Zika Test
    The blood-testing company withdrew its request for regulatory clearance after the FDA found that a study didn’t include proper patient safeguards.
    - 1 hour ago 30 Aug 16, 11:17pm -
  • !TransferWise Moves Away From Banks
    Transferwise, the London-based global money transfer startup, is getting ready to free itself from relying on banks.
    - 1 hour ago 30 Aug 16, 11:08pm -

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  • !Slashdot Asks: What Are Your Favorite Java 8 Features?
    New submitter liveedu shares with us a report from InfoWorld: When Java 8 was released two years ago, the community graciously accepted it, seeing it as a huge step toward making Java better. Its unique selling point is the attention paid to every as…
    - 34 mins ago 30 Aug 16, 11:50pm -
  • !Google Login Bug Allows Credential Theft
    Trailrunner7 writes from a report via On the Wire: Attackers can add an arbitrary page to the end of a Google login flow that can steal users' credentials, or alternatively, send users an arbitrary file any time a login form is submitted, due to a bu…
    - 1 hour ago 30 Aug 16, 11:10pm -
  • !PlayStation Now Streaming Service Available On Windows PCs
    Earlier this month, Sony announced PlayStation 3 games would be coming to Windows. Specifically, the company would be bringing its PlayStation Now game-streaming program to Windows PCs. Today, the service has officially launched and is available on W…
    - 2 hours ago 30 Aug 16, 10:40pm -
  • !Google Integrates Cast Into Chrome, No Extension Required
    An anonymous reader writes from a report via VentureBeat: On Monday, Google announced Google Cast is now built right into Chrome, allowing anyone using the company's browser to cast content to supported devices without having to install or configure…
    - 2 hours ago 30 Aug 16, 10:10pm -
  • !FBI Director Says Prolific Default Encryption Hurting Government Spying Efforts
    SonicSpike quotes a report from ABC News: FBI Director James Comey warned again Tuesday about the bureau's inability to access digital devices because of encryption and said investigators were collecting information about the challenge in preparation…
    - 3 hours ago 30 Aug 16, 9:30pm -

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