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Best Dressed: The Week in Outfits

Here's who wore it best and how you can too<p>Here's who wore it best and how you can too

Amazon Bought GoPago’s Mobile Payment Tech And Product/Engineering Team, DoubleBeam Bought The POS Business

Last week, we wrote about how Amazon had quietly acquired mobile payments startup GoPago. Today, some more details about the deal: A source close to the situation confirms that Amazon bought the technology and the engineering/product team of GoPago, but none of the existing point of sale business …

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Here's What It Looks Like When You Send A GoPro Camera To The Stratosphere

Earlier this month, Maxime Dehaye launched a weather balloon into the sky from France. It reached an altitude of just under 15 miles and hit temperatures as low as -25° F.<p>In addition to a number of sensors to take atmospheric readings, the balloon was also towing a GoPro camera. Here's a look at …

Mozilla’s Asm.js Gets Another Step Closer To Native Performance

Mozilla’s asm.js is a strict subset of JavaScript that Firefox can run significantly faster than regular JavaScript code. Thanks to the so-called OdinMonkey module for Firefox’s built-in JavaScript engine, asm.js code was running at about 2x native speed in March and this week, the organization …

Facebook to raise $1.5B in secondary offering

Facebook said Friday that it has priced the 70 million shares that the company and its insiders are selling through a secondary offering at $55.05. Facebook, itself, is selling a little more than 27 million shares, which means it will earn close to $1.5 billion through the sale.<p>The social network …

Overstock.com Is Going To Accept Bitcoin In 2014

Overstock.com has plans to become the first major U.S. retailer to accept Bitcoin. In an interview with newsBTC, Overstock.com CEO and Chairman Patrick Byrne said that the company will start accepting the peer-to-peer digital currency in the second half of 2014.<p>Overstock.com is likely going to …

The technology gap between the old and new Mac Pro could cost you a Mini

While innovation is certainly a good thing most of the time, it ends up costing more when the strides that innovation takes are long and wide. The …

Google Shopping Express starts selling gadgets, continues same-day delivery until December 24th

Hey, Bay Area residents: Mountain View's hoping you'll bring its online shop your business instead of braving the crowds for some last-minute holiday shopping. Google's Shopping Express will continue doing same-day deliveries until 5PM Pacific on December 24th, so long as you place an order before …

U.S. Lays Out Case Against Megaupload, Kim Dotcom

Top executives at what was once one of the world’s most popular file-sharing sites called themselves “modern pirates” and acknowledged in Skype …

Kim Dotcom