Netflix's new Interactive Storytelling feature puts you in the director's chair

There’s no shortage of movies and shows for you to binge on Netflix, but sometimes, even in the midst of all these choices, boredom pervades. No longer, thanks to Netflix’s Interactive Storytelling.

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Report Throws the Book at Yahoo


Yahoo is in the midst of a financial freefall, based on a report that claims the company’s deal book shows a muddled and confusing financial picture that has made potential investors nervous about any effort to salvage the business. Yahoo’s internal presentation for investors paints a picture of a company moving entirely in the wrong direction, according to the report. Slides show that Yahoo’s revenue, excluding traffic acquisition costs, is projected to drop 15 percent to $3.5 billion in 2016, compared with $4.1 billion a year ago.

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Online payments halted in Greece, citizens eye Bitcoin to protect savings

In the midst of the ongoing financial crisis, Greece has stopped online payment transactions from going ahead using Greek debit or credit cards.

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Apple will unveil streaming music service on Monday, Sony chief confirms

In the midst of an interview at the annual Midem conference in Cannes on Sunday, Sony Music CEO Doug Morris confirmed Apple’s plans to unveil a streaming music service during next week’s WWDC keynote address.



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Apple acquires high-accuracy GPS technology firm Coherent Navigation

In the midst of a major overhaul for its Maps service, Apple seems to have made another under-the-radar acquisition as the company apparently snapped up Coherent Navigation, makers of high-accuracy GPS devices and software.



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Apple's resistance to hiring felons for Campus 2 construction is unusual, but not unprecedented

Apple has found itself in the midst of an unexpected controversy this week after it was revealed that the iPhone maker bars laborers with recent felony convictions from working on its new corporate campus, a practice that may be unusual among private companies, but is not without precedent.



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Apple's resistance to hiring felons for Campus 2 construction is unusual, but not unprecedented

Apple has found itself in the midst of an unexpected controversy this week after it was revealed that the iPhone maker bars laborers with recent felony convictions from working on its new corporate campus, a practice that may be unusual among private companies, but is not without precedent.



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Apple unwraps second retail store in China with cylindrical glass entrance

In the midst of a major retail expansion across China, Apple continues to make progress on its latest flagship outlet in the southwestern metropolis of Chongqing, recently breaking down the scaffolding surrounding the new store’s dramatic cylindrical entrance.



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Apple looks to rein in marketing costs, accelerates internal ad team buildup

The world’s wealthiest technology company is in the midst of pulling together the industry’s largest in-house advertising agency, a move said to be motivated in part by a desire to reduce costs and in part by a need to be more agile and roll out creative more quickly.



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With Apple's hands tied in e-book market, Amazon stops taking some preorders from publisher Hachette

Amazon is currently in the midst of a fight with Hachette, one of the so-called “Big Five” largest publishing companies, and has stopped taking preorders for high-profile upcoming titles, including the latest from “Harry Potter” series author J.K. Rowling.



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