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The Latest Flipboard Serves Up the News and Some Surprises by FARHAD MANJOO

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By FARHAD MANJOO

The latest version of the Flipboard tablet magazine offers a staff-selected “front page” of stories and a wide range of extremely specialized topics.

Published: October 29, 2014 at 06:00PM

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MCX, an Apple Pay Rival, Says It Is Open to Other Technology by MIKE ISAAC

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By MIKE ISAAC

A group of retailers known as the Merchant Customer Exchange said that it could yet decide to use the technology that Apple Pay relies on to process transactions.

Published: October 29, 2014 at 06:00PM

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Microsoft Jumps Into the Growing Market for Wearable Fitness Technology by NICK WINGFIELD

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By NICK WINGFIELD

Microsoft is joining the companies who see wearables as a way into the wellness business without all the red tape that comes from being a true medical company.

Published: October 29, 2014 at 06:00PM

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Bluetooth Smart Improvements Appear in More Devices by MOLLY WOOD

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By MOLLY WOOD

An update made in 2010, also called Bluetooth 4.0, uses less power and has better pairing capability.

Published: October 29, 2014 at 06:00PM

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IBM Teams Up With Twitter to Give Business a Gauge Powered by Social Media by STEVE LOHR

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By STEVE LOHR

The partnership seeks to harness Twitter messages as a way for businesses to make decisions based on real-time trends among the social network’s users.

Published: October 28, 2014 at 06:00PM

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Microsoft outs upcoming fitness ‘Band’ with premature Mac and iPhone app releases

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Microsoft outs upcoming fitness ‘Band’ with premature Mac and iPhone app releases
Microsoft has now announced the Microsoft Band, a $199 fitness band that does everything described below. It goes on sale Thursday.

October 29, 2014 at 09:00PM
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