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Apple beats on Q4 earnings thanks to price hikes, stock still falls 4% after-hours
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Despite a beat on its Q4 quarterly earnings, Apple shares still managed to take a beating Thursday. Shares are down 4+ percent in after-hours trading after the company released its Q4 quarterly earnings report, detailing $62.90 billion in revenue beating analyst expectations of $61.57 billion, with earnings per share hitting $2.91 beating an expected $2.78 EPS. The results […]

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Chrysler Pacifica PHEV, Jeep Renegade and Cherokee recalled for stalling     – Roadshow
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Each car is under a separate recall, because the root causes are different.

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Netflix will release 3 movies in theaters before you can stream them     – CNET
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Netflix is starting to play nice to get a better shot at prestigious filmmakers and awards.

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Flickr imposes 1,000-photo limit, drops 1TB storage for free accounts     – CNET
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SmugMug ends Yahoo’s old policy of a terabyte of free storage and its advertising-focused business.

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Apple, Amazon, Google and More Than 50 Other Companies Sign Letter Against Trump Administration's Proposed Gender Definition Changes
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Apple, Amazon, Facebook and Google, and dozens of other tech companies have come together to condemn discrimination against transgender people in the face of actions President Donald Trump is reportedly considering to reduce their legal protections. From a report: The move is a response to an Oct. 21 New York Times report that the Trump […]

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Satya Nadella: The cloud is going to move underwater
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Lowering Leona Philpot, Microsoft’s first underwater serverpod, into the water. (credit: Microsoft) Microsoft CEO Satya Nadella says that underwater server farms are part of the company’s plans for future data centers. Microsoft has been experimenting with underwater servers for some time. Project Natick put a server pod underwater off the coast of California in 2016. […]

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Apple, hear me out: iPad XR
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Every iPad Pro released thus far has been met with a similar reaction from the press. There's an acknowledgement that the device is technologically impressive and predictably the "best" tablet from the company we've seen thus far — but that's always…

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Lime will offer car sharing in Seattle, moving beyond bikes and scooters     – Roadshow
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Hopefully, renters won’t also leave the cars tipped over on the sidewalk.

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The Battle for Solar Energy in the Country's Sunniest State
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Carolyn Kormann, writing for The New Yorker: Steyer [billionaire Tom Steyer, who for years has tried to pass Proposition 127, an amendment to Arizona’s constitution that would require power companies to generate fifty per cent of their electricity from renewable sources by 2030] and his coalition say that the problem is simple: A.P.S. (state’s largest […]

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