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Facebook wants to nudge you into 'meaningful' online groups

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) -- At Facebook, mere "sharing" is getting old. Finding deeper meaning in online communities is the next big thing....
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Fake quake: Report of major California temblor a false alarm

LOS ANGELES (AP) -- The only tremors from a reported major earthquake off the California coast came on the internet....
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Uber searches for a new CEO in wake of Kalanick's departure

DETROIT (AP) -- Uber seeks a strong manager who can repair a broken image, juggle multiple lawsuits and government investigations, develop and nurture a new corporate culture and lead a successful IPO....
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Uber CEO is pushed out as company tries to clean up its act

DETROIT (AP) -- Under Travis Kalanick's leadership, Uber's "Animal House"-style business plan was to grow as quickly as possible, steamrolling regulators while flouting the rules of workplace conduct....
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A new platform for Whole Foods? How deal could upend grocery

NEW YORK (AP) -- Seeing Whole Foods products first in Amazon searches? Breezing through the grocer's stores with an app that scans affordable fruits and seafood?...
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Uber allows riders to tip drivers via app, matching Lyft

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) -- Uber is enabling passengers to tip its U.S. drivers with a tap on its ride-hailing app for the first time, part of a push to recast itself as a company with a conscience and a heart....
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Ringing the changes: Dutch bike lock blocks rider's phone

THE HAGUE, Netherlands (AP) -- A telecom company in the Netherlands has developed a bicycle lock that also blocks its mobile network, in a move aimed at protecting young riders who regularly pedal through busy streets while looking at their phone....
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529s make it easier to ask family, friends for college cash

NEW YORK (AP) -- People have used crowdfunding sites to raise money for business ideas, help afford medical emergencies and even to pay for vacations. Now the concept is coming to college savings....
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Amazon aiming to be the dressing room in your house

NEW YORK (AP) -- Amazon is hoping to claim more territory once held by department stores, essentially placing a dressing room in your house....
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Intel signs up as top Olympic sponsor through 2024

As part of its mission to attract younger fans, the International Olympic Committee announced a sponsorship deal Wednesday with Intel, which will bring virtual reality and 360-degree viewing to mobile devices and TVs as soon as next year's Winter Games....
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