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Nextdoor Hooks Up With Bloomberg and the City of New York

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Following Google’s Lead, Facebook Seeks to Disclose FISA Request Numbers

Apple Debuts iTunes Radio, Beefs Up Services

Say Hello to Mavericks, Apple’s New OS X Software

After Four Years, Twitter Platform Director Ryan Sarver to Depart

TweetDeck Chief Iain Dodsworth Departs Twitter

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Google’s Sundar Pichai Is Cool With Samsung’s Android Dominance (Video)

Elon Musk Shakes Off the Electric Car Naysayers (Video)

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Just as the atom bomb was the weapon that was supposed to render war obsolete, the Internet seems like capitalism’s ultimate feat of self-destructive genius, an economic doomsday device rendering it impossible for anyone to ever make a profit off anything again. It’s especially hopeless for those whose work is easily digitized and accessed free of charge.

— Author Tim Kreider on not getting paid for one’s work