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Yahoo Sets Up Shop In Times Square For Its 500 New York Employees (But Not The Tumblr Team)

Today has been quite a roller coaster ride for Yahoo — the company put days of reports and rumors to rest this morning when it confirmed that it would acquire the social blogging platform Tumblr for $1.1 billion, and now CEO Marissa Mayer has confirmed that Yahoo’s New York employees will now be …

How to make a less creepy robot? Simple, just add data

Disney’s (s dis) research arm has solved a problem that you probably didn’t even know robots have — their inability to accept objects from people in …

Apple 'among largest tax avoiders in US' - Senate committee

<b>Apple has been accused of being "among America's largest tax avoiders".</b><p>A Senate committee said Apple had used "a complex web of offshore entities" to avoid paying billions of dollars in US income taxes. But it said there was no indication the firm acted illegally.<p>Apple chief Tim Cook will go before …

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Shining bright like a diamond, Samsung shows off new screen tech

Screens, screens, screens - Samsung has a one track mind so far this week.<p>Samsung Display announced Monday the company will unveil a pair of new …

Microsoft's New Generation Xbox event is tomorrow, get your liveblog right here!

We're gathering just outside of Microsoft's HQ for what is looking like it'll be a day full of excitement, culminating in the "special unveiling" of a "New Generation." It'll be the next Xbox for sure, replacing the venerable Xbox 360 that has been giving us gaming joy (and occasionally …

Flickr redesigned: first impressions

Kicked off with a press conference in New York, Yahoo's Flickr photo service is shedding a dated look comprised mostly of large swaths of white space …

Vudu Player update allows movie downloads on iPhone, iPad

Coming months after the feature's introduction on Android and PCs, Vudu has updated the iOS version of its app with the ability to download movies for viewing offline. Unlike the Android version, this feature is not restricted to tablets however, with downloads of your Vudu / Ultraviolet collection …

Square will challenge PayPal with its own peer-to-peer cash service

PayPal(s ebay) may be taking on Square on its home mobile payments turf, but Square figures two can play that game. It has its own peer-to-peer …

Samsung's Wallet app launches in Korea

Samsung showed off its Wallet app to developers earlier this year, and now Korean customers can download it onto compatible Android devices from the company's own app market. Currently it only appears to collect credit card info, which customers can then use to pay for goods and services at online …