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Cellphone only sidewalk in China

CNBC - Tue, 09/16/2014 - 3:25am
It's a hindrance most city dwellers face regularly – pedestrians are so glued to their phones they inevitably end up bumping into others.
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Apple lets users delete free U2 album

CNBC - Tue, 09/16/2014 - 3:19am
After receiving numerous complaints, Apple has made it easier for users to delete the U2 album it had given to iTunes subscribers.
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MIT triumphs in world college rankings

CNBC - Tue, 09/16/2014 - 3:12am
U.S. and U.K. universities remain tops, with Boston's MIT leading the way, according to widely followed global rankings.
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Boston bombing suspect's lawyers deny posing as FBI employees in Russia

FOX News - Tue, 09/16/2014 - 3:00am
Attorneys for Boston Marathon bombing suspect Dzhokhar Tsarnaev on Monday denied as "false" and "preposterous" an allegation that defense team members posed as FBI employees while investigating the case in Russia.
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Northern California wildfire burns 100 homes in border town

FOX News - Tue, 09/16/2014 - 3:00am
A fire driven by fierce winds raced through a small town near the Oregon border on Monday, burning a church to the ground, damaging or destroying 100 homes and prompting evacuation orders for at least 1,500 people, authorities said.
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Apple on the brink of another 'super cycle'

CNBC - Tue, 09/16/2014 - 1:48am
With the launch of the iPhone 6, Apple is poised to begin another "super cycle," analysts at Cantor Fitzgerald told CNBC.
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Inequality on Campus: ‘A National Admissions Office’ for Low-Income Strivers

The New York Times - Tue, 09/16/2014 - 12:30am
QuestBridge has quietly become a force in college admissions. On some elite campuses, 1 in 10 students come from the program.

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