#MeToo: How an 11-year-old movement became a social media phenomenon

The #MeToo campaign to raise awareness of sexual harassment and assault continues to prove the power of social media for activism.

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Amazon Deploys Army of Echoes Against Oncoming Threats


Amazon has unveiled five new Echo products that raise the bar in the automated home market. Among other things, Amazon has improved the sound quality in its second-gen Echo speaker to compete with several new competitors in the high-end audio segment. The new Echo has a new speaker architecture, a dedicated tweeter, Dolby sound processing, and a 2.5 inch down-firing woofer. The new smart speaker uses Amazon’s second generation far-field technology, which offers improved wake word-processing, better beam-forming and enhanced noise cancellation.

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Apple Execs' Salaries Go Up as Stock Goes Down


All but one of Apple’s top team received a pay raise in 2015, according to a proxy statement filed with the Securities and Exchange Commission this week. While Angela Ahrendts, Apple’s senior vice president for retail and online stores, didn’t get a raise, she’s still pulling down the highest executive compensation at the company at $25.8 million. Her compensation in 2014 was $73.4 million, but that’s because Apple offered her a fat financial deal to jump ship from Burberry.

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Pandora, others must raise streaming royalties after Copyright Royalty Board ruling

Article Image The federal Copyright Royalty Board on Wednesday ruled to raise Internet radio royalty rates, meaning companies that offer ad-supported services, such as Pandora and iHeartMedia, will have to pay out increased per-stream fees starting next year.

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AT&T to raise unlimited data pricing to $35 a month in February

Article Image AT&T, the nation’s second largest cellular carrier, intends to raise rates for subscribers grandfathered in to unlimited data plans early next year, tacking on a moderate increase of $5 per month.

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This robotic fishing lure can make dead fish swim again

The field of robotics is transforming how we deliver packages, how we raise our kids, and now the technology is poised to change how we fish.

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Canaccord raises Apple price target to $145, estimates iPhone captured 93% of smartphone profits

Apple’s domination in the smartphone market compelled Canaccord Genuity to raise its price target on Apple stock to $145 on Monday, advising investors to buy in on the continued strength of the new iPhone 6, which decimated profits for competitors last quarter.



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Dr. Dre accepts ALS ice bucket challenge, nominates fellow rappers

The ice bucket challenge to raise awareness and funds for the ALS Association continued at Apple on Monday, with Dr. Dre accepting CEO Tim Cook’s dare on the set of his upcoming movie “Straight Outta Compton.”



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UBS raises Apple price target to $700, expects significant user upgrades for 'iPhone 6'

UBS on Thursday became the latest financial firm to raise their price target for Apple, with a new 12-month forecast of $700 on what is expected to be a blockbuster launch for the next-generation iPhone.



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