1970s quarter selling for thousands on eBay

An eBay sale of a 1970 US quarter may at first glance appear routine, but a closer look reveals “one of the most fascinating and intriguing proof mint errors ever discovered”—one that’s boosted the coin’s auction price to $35,000.

The original article can be found here: http://www.foxnews.com/tech/2016/06/07/170s-quarter-selling-for-thousands-on-ebay.html

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Nike's wacky-looking chair would be a boon for athletes

At first glance, it looks like a chair with ideas way above its station. But look closer and you’ll see there’s good reason for its outlandish design. This is Nike’s “Microclimate Chair” with tech that it says can enhance the performance of top athletes.

The original article can be found here: http://www.foxnews.com/tech/2016/05/09/nikes-wacky-looking-chair-would-be-boon-for-athletes.html

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watchOS 2.2 features new quick links for Apple Maps in Glances view

Article Image The Apple Maps Glance for Apple Watch has been reimagined with watchOS 2.2, providing users with quick links to directions to their home, work, nearby locations, and more.

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Analyst projects 21M Apple Watch shipments in first year, $8.4B in revenue

Article Image Speaking at the first ever Glance conference, noted Apple analyst Horace Dediu said he expects Apple Watch shipments to reach 21 million units in its first full year of sales, a tally estimated to bring in some $8.4 billion in revenue.

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Apple iPad Pro vs. Microsoft Surface Pro 3: Computing hybrids face off

Apple iPad Pro Microsoft Surface Pro 3
At a quick glance, Apple’s new iPad Pro looks a lot like Microsoft’s Surface Pro 3. Under the covers, they are very different. Which one has the right approach?

The original article can be found here: http://www.extremetech.com/computing/214025-apple-ipad-pro-vs-microsoft-surface-pro-3-computing-hybrids-face-off

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Astroturfing's Legality Is in the Weeds


We see it all the time: a glowing 5-star comment on Yelp about a restaurant. At first glance, it looks authentic. However, what if the review actually were purchased by the restaurant? Would that change your perspective on the review or the restaurant? Of course, paying for advertising is hardly new. Celebrities for years have endorsed products and restaurants. As a result, the FTC issued Endorsement Guides that require websites, bloggers and businesses to disclose endorsers, and require that the endorsements be truthful and not misleading.

The original article can be found here: http://www.ecommercetimes.com/story/81818.html?rss=1

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