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5 iPhone Apps You Just Can't Miss This Week

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These Were The Top 10 Most Popular Searches On Google In 2014

Each year, Google releases a list of the topics we’ve collectively searched for the most over the past 12 months. Each year, I try and see how many I can guess beforehand.<p>This year, I got about half. How many can you get? [Pro tip: remember, people generally search for depressing/scary stuff more …

What you really Googled in 2014

<b>(CNN) —</b> In 2013, people just wanted to know how to twerk. It was a more innocent time. This year, people wanted to know if they had Ebola.<p>Google has released its annual round-up of the year's top global searches. Apple, Facebook and other companies also do these recaps, but those only show what we …

Google Gave Employees This Smartwatch As A Holiday Gift, And Some Of Them Are Whining About It

Every year, Google gives its employees a gadget as a holiday gift.<p>In years past, the gift has been a state-of-the-art Nexus phone. Once it was a tablet. It's been a Chromecast.<p>This year, Googlers are getting an Android-powered smartwatch from LG. An email letting employees know went out in the last …

Mark Cuban: People Need To Learn That No Email Is Safe

Last week, Business Insider uncovered an email exchange between Sony Pictures Television President Steve Mosko, Mark Cuban, and Cuban Companies general counsel Robert Hart. The discussion involved the billionaire investor's contract negotiations for his role on the hit TV show "Shark Tank," which …

STOCKS FALL, OIL CRUMBLES: Here's What You Need To Know

First, the scoreboard:<p><b>Dow:</b> 17,180.8, -99.99 (-0.6%)• <b><br>S&P 500:</b> 1,989.6, -12.7 (-0.6%)• <b><br>Nasdaq:</b> 4,605.1, -48.4 (-1%)<p>And now, the top stories on Monday:<p>1. It was oil. Again. West Texas Intermediate crude-oil futures fell to within a dime of $55 on Monday, falling more than 4% over the last 24 hours after …

Is Netflix sleeping with the enemy? Big Red may strike big deals with cable providers

How does the saying go again? Keep your friends close and your enemies closer? It seems Netflix is going to live by those words with rumoured hopes …

One Reason Why Businesses May Avoid Apple Pay

And there's one big technology problem that could stand in the way, according to a new analyst note from UBS — Apple Pay doesn't let merchants "push" deals to people's phones when they're in or near a store.<p>Mobile payments expert Richard Crone talked to UBS about Apple Pay's hurdles.<p>He told UBS …

Gas for less than $2 is now widespread

It was a good weekend for drivers to fill up. Cheap gas spread across the nation faster than holiday cheer.<p>After a weekend of price cutting at stations, gas for less than $2 can be found in 13 states across the country. Two weeks ago there was only one gas station in the country selling gas that …

Here's One Thing That Microsoft And Some Of Its Biggest Enemies Agree On

Warrants like this are not uncommon. But there was something unusual about this case: The emails were stored on a server in Ireland.<p>Microsoft said the US government should have gone through Irish authorities, and appealed the case.<p>On Monday, a bunch of companies filed friend-of-the-court briefs …

Jaguar's 'Ghost Car' Navigation System Is Straight Out Of Science Fiction

Jaguar just unveiled a proposed new navigation system that's unlike anything we've ever seen.<p>Most modern navigation systems instruct drivers using a series of arrows or at best a pictographic representation of a highway exit. However, Jaguar's new experimental system abandons the arrows and instead …