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How to get your Amazon credit from Apple's ebook price-fixing settlement

If you purchased an ebook from Amazon, credits could be automatically added to your account.

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Apple is slightly more diverse now than years past, though still mostly white and male

The company is slowly adding more female, black, Asian, and Hispanic employees, but it still has far to go.

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Apple doubles down on its Reno data center

Apple is doubling the size of its data center campus near Reno to support iCloud, iTunes, and other Internet services.

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Yahoo mulls sale of core Internet business

Yahoo's board may be considering this week the sale of its core Internet business, after an activist investor demanded that the company explore the sale of its core search and display advertising businesses.

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Zuckerberg to give away 99% of his fortune, or about $45 billion, to new charity

The Zuckerberg Chan Initiative will focus on personalized learning, curing disease, connecting people and building strong communities.

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Apple buys Faceshift, a motion capture company

Apple acquires Faceshift, whose technology will appear in the new Star Wars movie.

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Tasty! Activision snaps up Candy Crush maker King for $5.9 billion

Activision Blizzard is paying through the nose for King Digital Entertainment to get access to the company's nearly half a billion mobile gamers.

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The 5 biggest takeaways from Apple's Q4 2015 quarterly earnings

Spoiler: They made a lot of money.

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Apple just made $11.1 billion in profit thanks to iPhone sales and growth in China

iPhone sales show no signs of slowing down, and this quarter barely included the 6s or 6s Plus.

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Overhauled Twitter taps ex-Googler Kordestani as executive chairman

Omid Kordestani, who until recently was Google’s chief business officer, is now executive chairman of Twitter.

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Jack Dorsey named Twitter CEO, Bain appointed COO

Twitter has made co-founder Jack Dorsey its new CEO, ending months of speculation and handing him the tough task of turning around the company's sluggish user growth.

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Tim Cook says businesses need to step up where governments don't

Apple's CEO said that he wants large companies like Apple to play a role in solving societal problems when governments can't.

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Apple's deal with Cisco will lay out a red carpet for critical iOS apps

Cisco and Apple announced a deal to integrate iOS devices more tightly with enterprise networks and Cisco collaboration tools.

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Tim Cook to Apple investors: Relax

Today's stock market turmoil prompted Apple's CEO to reassure the company's believers.

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Another Uber driver sues, claiming unpaid wages

A California man who drives for Uber has sued the company in federal court, claiming he's owed unpaid wages under the federal Fair Labor Standards Act.