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Wednesday, Feb 4, 2015 at 3:33 PM

Google Acquires Launchpad Toys

Google Acquires Launchpad Toys

Google acquires Launchpad Toys which created the cartoon-making app Toontastic. Read »

Tuesday, Feb 3, 2015 at 12:02 PM

Is Apple Designing an Electric Car?

Is Apple Designing an Electric Car?

The Apple Electric Car Inc., which filed for a patent for a display device on an electric golf car, is likely not affiliated with Apple but rumors persist. Read »

Tuesday, Feb 3, 2015 at 12:16 PM

DOT Unveils 30-Year Plan at Google

DOT Unveils 30-Year Plan at Google

U.S. Secretary of Transportation Anthony Foxx visits Google headquarters and unveils the agency's 30-year plan. Read »

Tuesday, Feb 3, 2015 at 11:30 AM

eBay, PayPal Start Laying Off 2,400

eBay, PayPal Start Laying Off 2,400

PayPal and eBay began notifying employees, who are part of the 2,400 layoffs that were announced last month, that they would be losing their jobs this week. Read »

Monday, Feb 2, 2015 at 4:19 PM

Amazon Takes Over the College Bookstore

Amazon Takes Over the College Bookstore

Amazon will distribute textbooks to students at Purdue and the University of Massachusetts Amherst complete with next-day delivery. Read »

Monday, Feb 2, 2015 at 3:22 PM

Uber Opening Self-Driving Car Plant

Uber Opening Self-Driving Car Plant

Uber is reportedly opening a self-driving car plant in Pittsburg which will likely compete with Google's robot cars. Read »

Friday, Jan 30, 2015 at 3:40 PM

Snapchat to Debut Web Series

Snapchat to Debut Web Series

Snapchat will debut a new Web series starring and written by Steven Spielberg's daughter, Sasha. Read »

Friday, Jan 30, 2015 at 3:20 PM

AOL Lays Off 150

AOL Lays Off 150

AOL lays off 150 workers, mostly in sales, and reorganizing online properties Joystiq and TUAW into Engadget. Read »

Thursday, Jan 29, 2015 at 3:38 PM

"Fitbit for Dogs" Raises $15M

Whistle, which creates wearable tech for pets, raised another $15 million in funds and acquired pet GPS company Tagg. Read »

Thursday, Jan 29, 2015 at 3:40 PM

Airpnp, the App for Bathroom Emergencies

Airpnp, the App for Bathroom Emergencies

Need a bathroom quickly? A new application, Airpnp, will connect you to someone who will let you use his or her bathroom for a fee. Read »

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