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Should you spend $300 on a Le Creuset or $50 on a Lodge Dutch oven?

USA Today - Top Technology Stories - Fri, 2017-11-03 14:22

Nobody needs heirloom cookware—but it sure is nice to have...

       
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35 states and DC back bid to collect online sales taxes

USA Today - Top Technology Stories - Fri, 2017-11-03 14:19

35 state attorneys general and the Washington, D.C., signed on to support South Dakota's legal bid to collect sales taxes from out-of-state Internet retailers.

       
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If you want the best TV under $1,000, this Vizio is the way to go

USA Today - Top Technology Stories - Fri, 2017-11-03 14:15

Vizio has once again delivered the flashiest tech at very friendly prices

       
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Will this gadget save you from spending money on your avocado toast obsession?

USA Today - Top Technology Stories - Fri, 2017-11-03 14:15

Can an avocado slicer pit and slice an avocado with ease?

       
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Xbox One X: Worth the $499 if you plan to buy a 4K TV

USA Today - Top Technology Stories - Fri, 2017-11-03 14:14

Microsoft's latest high-powered video game console goes on sale Tuesday.

       
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How seismic waves could be used to measure tornado intensity

USA Today - Top Technology Stories - Fri, 2017-11-03 11:25

Scientists analyzing seismometers located near the devastating Joplin tornado found the twister's seismic waves closely matched estimated wind speeds.

       
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Sprint, T-Mobile trying to salvage merger talks: Report

USA Today - Top Technology Stories - Fri, 2017-11-03 10:22

Shares of both companies rose on the report they are not giving up on the proposed merger.

       
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I've had an iPhone X all week. Here's what's easier and what's still a struggle

USA Today - Top Technology Stories - Fri, 2017-11-03 10:00

I can say without much hesitation that the iPhone X is the finest smartphone you can buy.

       
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Trump's Twitter was disabled and the Internet exploded

USA Today - Top Technology Stories - Fri, 2017-11-03 09:39

Twitter is "conducting a full internal review" after President Trump's account was deactivated last night by a customer service employee on their last day on the job.

       
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Digital discounts: Which online retailer has the lowest prices?

USA Today - Top Technology Stories - Fri, 2017-11-03 09:00

A new study has some answers.

       
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Equifax special committee says executive stock sales were not insider trading

USA Today - Top Technology Stories - Fri, 2017-11-03 08:20

Equifax said a special committee to examine executive stock sales prior to the disclosure of the massive data breach found nothing wrong with the trades.

       
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Test flight: Aboard the innovative HondaJet

USA Today - Top Technology Stories - Fri, 2017-11-03 08:16

Honda has customized experiences to let customers try their private jets and sports cars.

       
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Stephen Hawking: Robots will replace humans completely

USA Today - Top Technology Stories - Fri, 2017-11-03 07:57

Stephen Hawking says, artificial intelligence will eventually become so advanced it will "outperform humans." Nathan Rousseau Smith (@FantasticMrNate) reports.

       
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After Gothamist: how to read Web pages that have gone to their grave

USA Today - Top Technology Stories - Fri, 2017-11-03 07:48

The search isn't pretty, but you can find many yanked pages through Internet archives.

       
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Apple looking to merry iPhone Xmas

USA Today - Top Technology Stories - Fri, 2017-11-03 07:48

Long lines formed outside Apple stores around the world on Friday as fans flocked to buy the new iPhone X. The turnout contrasts with the more lackluster launches for the past two phones.

       
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Are people buying the iPhone X just to sell it?

USA Today - Top Technology Stories - Fri, 2017-11-03 07:37

People waited to pay more than $1000 for a phone only to then resell immediately it for more. Keri Lumm (@thekerilumm) reports.

       
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iPhone X fans flock to N.Y. store

USA Today - Top Technology Stories - Fri, 2017-11-03 07:04

Fans flock to Apple's New York store to get their hands on the new iPhone X. Rough Cut (no reporter narration). Video provided by Reuters

       
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Who disabled Trump’s personal account? A Twitter employee on their last day

USA Today - Top Technology Stories - Fri, 2017-11-03 06:35

When Trump's account went dark Thursday, users on the popular social media service freaked out.

       
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Bitcoin jumps $400 in one day and soars to a new record high

USA Today - Top Technology Stories - Fri, 2017-11-03 06:05

Bitcoin reached a renewed all-time high of $7,454.04 Friday, after opening at $7,030. The virtual currency shot past $7,000 for the first time on Thursday.

       
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Microsoft Patents Expanding Headphone Port

PC Magazine - Breaking News - Fri, 2017-11-03 01:36
Rather than ditch the 3.5mm headphone port, Microsoft figured out a way to make it thinner on devices.
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