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Google Play's 50bn app downloads imminent

<i>(Credit: Google; CBSi)</i><p><b>The developer who predicted when Google Play would hit 25 billion app downloads has set a date for when the store will reach</b> …

Data dogs: how a new startup, Whistle, is building a Fitbit for your pooch

By charting activity, owners can spot illness early on<p>For Dr. Jeff Werber, a veterinarian at the Century Group in Los Angeles, there has always been a gap between what he can see in his office and what's really going on with a dog. "The thing is, animals act very differently behind closed doors, …

'Small' Windows 8 tablets will ship with a free version of Office 2013

Microsoft has revealed that future 7- and 8-inch Windows 8 tablets will ship with a free copy of Office 2013. Speaking at Computex on Wednesday, Windows CFO Tami Reller revealed plans for Office Home and Student 2013 to be bundled with "small" Windows 8 tablets. It's up to OEMs to bundle the …

Overloaded! Crowded airline cabins reach new heights

Time and again, we've seen that good news for airline CEOs is often not necessarily good news for passengers. Consider the headline of this press release from the industry trade group Airlines for America in March: "U.S. Airlines Achieve 83% Passenger Load Factor, Highest Level Since 1945." A4A …

The U.S. Government Asked the AP for $1 Million for Secret Email Addresses

This article is from the archive of our partner .<p>The Associated Press filed Freedom of Information Act requests for the secret email addresses of …

Airbnb founder: Banning private rentals as silly as banning cars

Prohibitions against renting living quarters to out-of-towners are just as outmoded as attempts to ban cars shortly after their arrival in 1908, Airbnb co-founder and Chief Product Officer Joe Gebbia said Wednesday.<p>"Can you believe cities tried to outlaw cars in the United States? Imagine driving …

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