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Ottawa, Ontario, CA

Hacker claims responsibility for cyberattack on Ottawa's official city webpage; hacker also suspected of disrupting Ottawa police website - @CTVNews

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Apple ebook price fixing

Judge grants final approval to Apple's $450 million e-book settlement - @Reuters

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Google EU antitrust probe

Editor's note: The European Commission began its antitrust inquiry into Google's search and advertising business in 2010. Google attempted to resolve the case in 2013, but a proposed settlement was widely criticized. - Tom

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Google EU antitrust probe

Report: European Parliament 'poised to call' for a break-up of Google, per draft seen by the Financial Times - @Reuters

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The White House, Washington, DC, US

Photo: President Obama smiles and gestures to reporters after hopping off Marine One to retrieve his Blackberry - @dougmillsnyt (photo), @markknoller

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Aereo ruled illegal by Supreme Court

Aereo CEO on bankruptcy filing: 'Chapter 11 will permit Aereo to maximize the value of its business and assets without the extensive cost and distraction of defending drawn out litigation in several courts' - statement

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Aereo ruled illegal by Supreme Court

TV streaming startup Aereo, which lost its Supreme Court battle, files for Chapter 11 bankruptcy protection - @Recode

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China

Report: Chinese e-commerce giant Alibaba raises $8 billion in bond offering - @Reuters

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AT&T

AT&T agrees to pay $23.3 million to California authorities to settle hazardous waste allegations - @nbcbayarea

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earnings

Gamestop reports earnings per share of 50 cents versus estimates of 61 cents; revenues of $2.09 billion versus estimates of $2.20 billion - @CNBCnow

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Dow Jones Industrial Average

Dow, S&P500 close at record levels on encouraging domestic data; Intel up 4% - @CNBC

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Google

Google says it can now launch as many as 20 Internet-access balloons per day - @TechCrunch

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patents

Google and patent consortium Rockstar agree to settle lawsuit - @ReutersTech

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tech

Photo: Eli Harari, founder of flash memory storage company SanDisk, reacts as President Obama awards him the National Medals of Technology and Innovation - @dougmillsnyt

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Uber journalist tracking controversy

Uber is reportedly hiring a privacy expert to do an 'in-depth review' of its privacy program - @jmhattem

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Adobe

Moleskine announces partnership with Adobe in latest bid to make paper notebooks high tech - @Recode

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entertainment

Microsoft confirms HBO Go is now available for the Xbox One console - @CNET

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Uber journalist tracking controversy

More: In letter to Uber, Sen. Al Franken, D-Minn., asks if company is taking disciplinary action against executive who suggested digging up dirt on journalists who criticize company - @alfranken

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Uber journalist tracking controversy

Sen. Al Franken, D-Minn., pens letter to Uber executive over 'troubling' privacy concerns brought to light in recent days - @alfranken

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Google

Firefox drops Google as default search engine, signs 5-year deal with Yahoo - @verge

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