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9 tech companies' earliest website designs

From Apple and Amazon to Myspace and AOL, here are some early website designs for some of the tech industry's biggest companies.

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Domino's tweet-to-eat campaign is sneaky social media at its best

Ordering a pizza via Twitter isn't faster or more convenient than submitting the same entry through the company's mobile app. But it does have one huge advantage — enjoyed almost entirely by Domino's.

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PayPal hypes its mobile strengths ahead of IPO

As PayPal prepares for its upcoming IPO as an independent eBay spinoff, it wants to make at least one thing clear: It's got mobile covered.

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Coming soon to Firefox: More ads!

Mozilla unveiled an expansion and rebranding of its in-browser ads, now dubbed "Suggested Tiles," that will by default show in the new tab page for all Firefox users

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Verizon hit by an 8-hour email outage

A lot of Verizon's email customers woke up to find that their service was down. For many, the problem persisted for 8 hours.

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Amazon adds groceries, meals to one-hour Prime Now delivery service

The service will first be available in Manhattan, with other cities coming soon.

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Racist query terms in Google Maps trigger the White House in results

Google Maps lists the White House among top search results for certain queries containing racist terms against African-Americans.

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Microsoft issues crash warning with latest Windows 10 update

Microsoft today released another update for Windows 10, but warned users with an AMD graphics chipset to expect "frequent crashes" of the new Edge browser.

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Logjam: How to tell if your browser is vulnerable

The just-disclosed Logjam flaw has again sent browser makers and website administrators scrambling to craft and apply patches, a repeat of the March rush to shut down its predecessor, FREAK.

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Android's default browser is vulnerable to URL spoofing

A flaw in Android's default Web browser lets attackers spoof the URL shown in the address bar, allowing them to mount more credible phishing attacks.

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Twitter flies back to Google search

Twitter has announced it is now allowing Google access to its real-time datastream. This means Google can once again display up-to-the-minute tweets in search results...

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LogJam encryption flaw puts Web surfers at risk

Computer security experts have found a new encryption flaw closely related to one found earlier this year that puts Web surfers' data at risk.

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Inside Google's Loon and Wing

We got up close with Project Loon and Project Wing, delivering Internet and packages from the sky

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Tweets now appear in Google search results

Actual tweets will appear on mobile devices, depending on the search.

Feds slap PayPal with $25M fine over credit service

The nation's financial consumer protection watchdog has ordered PayPal to cough up US$25 million in fines for deceptive practices around the company's credit service, which included signing up customers for the service without their...

Global digital rights groups say Facebook's Internet.org increases inequality

Internet.org's offer of access to selected websites and services without data charges has been criticized by more than 60 digital rights groups around the world for increasing inequality while undermining net neutrality.

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Obama's new Twitter account stays with the office

When the next U.S. president takes office, he or she will have a new perk -- an official Twitter account ready to go with millions of followers.

Apple buys GPS startup Coherent to beef up mapping technology

Apple, which has been working to bolster its mapping technology since ditching Google Maps in 2012, has acquired Coherent Navigation, a startup offering a high-accuracy GPS navigation service.

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