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Labor Department says it can’t investigate So Cal Edison’s H-1B use

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Labor Department says it can’t investigate So Cal Edison’s H-1B use

Facebook’s impressive aerial photo highlights confusion over drone regulations

When Facebook expanded into a new campus in late March, the company released a stunning aerial photo of the site captured from a drone. In taking the picture, Facebook almost certainly broke two FAA regulations governing drone use.

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Microsoft hints at potential C# 7 features

Microsoft is moving forward with plans for version 7 of its C# language, posting lists of potential features, including tuples, pattern matching, nullability tracking and syntax for lists.

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Apple Watch products that will make people hate you even more

People hate you. They see that Apple Watch on your wrist and they hate you because they don’t have one

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Apple Watch products that will make people hate you even more

Italian eyewear maker helping to design new version of Google Glass

Luxottica, the Italian eyewear maker that owns Ray-Ban and Oakley, is working with Google to design a new version of Glass, its CEO said Friday.

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Project Fi will help Google amass even more data about you

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Project Fi will help Google amass even more data about you

Friday is your last chance to comment on the FAA’s drone regulations

The U.S. will take another step towards regular commercial flight of drones on Friday when the Federal Aviation Administration closes a two-month public comment period on proposed rules.

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My first hour with Apple Watch: Unboxing, pairing, and personalizing this strange new device

It arrived earlier than I expected, a narrow rectangular box with nothing particularly special or Apple-like about it. But that nondescript brown package belied the brilliant white box inside, which contained an equally bright 38mm Apple Watch Sport with silver aluminum face and blindingly white band.

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Disaster averted: The Comcast-TWC merger is dead

To anyone without a significant financial interest, the proposed Comcast/TWC merger seemed like probably the worst idea in a decade of bad ideas. The millions of Americans who have little or no choice in using these already massive Internet service providers have  ranked them below the IRS  in terms of customer service satisfaction.

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Disaster averted: The Comcast-TWC merger is dead

Apple Watch construction makes internal upgrades unlikely

The construction of the Apple Watch will make in-place upgrades extremely difficult if not impossible, an electronics repair firm said today.

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