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Facebook introduced Instant Articles, a new product for publishers to create fast, interactive articles on the social media website. (Facebook)

Facebook’s New ‘Instant Article’ Expected To Radically Change News Consumption

Already a vital distributor of news content, the social media website Facebook just got more powerful with the launch of Instant Article Wednesday.

05/13/2015

A drone models clothing at Silicon Valley Fashion Week. (CBS)

Drones Don The Duds At Silicon Valley Fashion Week

Silicon Valley fashion week kicked off Tuesday with drones and humans showing off what passes for fashion in the tech industry.

05/13/2015

CHIP -- "The World's First Nine Dollar Computer" (Kickstarter)

Oakland Hackers’ $9 Computer Reaches Kickstarter Goal 20 Times Over

Move over iPad. An Oakland-based group of computer engineers unveiled CHIP, “the world’s first $9 computer,” capable of surfing the web and then some.

05/12/2015

SpaceX CEO Elon Musk. (Photo by Kevork Djansezian/Getty Images)

Elon Musk Denies Scolding Employee For Skipping Work To Witness Birth Of Child

Elon Musk shot down claims from a new book that he criticized an employee for missing work to attend the birth of his child.

05/12/2015

The Yelp Inc. application and logo (Andrew Harrer/Bloomberg via Getty Images)

Yelp Pondering Possible Sale With Stock Slumping

Yelp’s slumping stock bounced back Thursday on a report that the online business review service may be sold.

05/07/2015

David Goldberg, CEO of Survey Monkey, and husband of Sheryl Sandberg of Facebook, in an interview on April 24, 2015 (Photo by: Melody Hahm/CNBC/NBCU

Autopsy Report Paints Different Picture Of David Goldberg’s Death

According to CBS News, Goldberg had a heart arrhythmia that may have contributed to his death.

05/06/2015

Astronauts watch the Star Wars prequel in space. (NASA)

ISS Astronauts Watch Star Wars To Celebrate Jedi Holiday

In a meta moment science nerds can only dream of, astronauts at the International Space Station watched Stars Wars Monday to celebrate May The Fourth.

05/05/2015

LinkedIn headquarters in Mountain View. (CBS)

LinkedIn Shares Take Dive After Disappointing Q2 Outlook

Shares of LinkedIn Corp. are diving Thursday after the professional networking service gave a disappointing second-quarter outlook.

04/30/2015

The Uber smartphone app, used to book taxis using its service, is pictured over a parking lot in the Indian capital New Delhi. ( TENGKU BAHAR/AFP/Getty Images)

Uber Emergency ‘SOS’ Button In India Now Alerts Police Of Your Current Location

San Francisco-based Uber has rolled out a new safety feature in India that provides police with an exact GPS location in case of emergency, according to tech news website The Verge.

04/30/2015

AirBnb Bans Host Who Evicted Gay Couple From Texas Home

AirBnb has banned a host who allegedly kicked a same-sex couple out of a home they rented in Texas shortly after discovering they were gay.

04/30/2015

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