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updated at 8:23pm on 10/13/2015

Top Meme

Mark Hachman, PCWorld — Intel’s profits fell 6 percent as the company’s PC business continued to struggle. But Intel’s revenues mildly exceeded its own expectations as the datacenter business continued to report strong results. The one obvious black mark on the company’s third-quarter earnings were sales of its Atom...

intel, earnings, revenue

Secondary Memes

Facebook Encroaches On YouTube's Turf With New Video Hub

Pavithra Mohan, Fast Company — In its most recent ruse to sideline YouTube, Facebook is testing a dedicated video section.As expected, Facebook is slowly but surely creating a video platform that can compete directly with YouTube. The social networking giant is testing a feed exclusively for video content, Facebook announced Tuesday....

videos, facebook, new

Twitter to lay off 8% of its workforce as Dorsey restructures

Riley McDermid, Seattle TechFlash RSS Feed — Twitter Inc. plans to cut up to 8 percent of its workforce, it said in a regulatory filing Tuesday, laying off as many as 336 workers in its product and engineering units. Twitter (NYSE: TWTR) made the cuts a week after naming founder Jack Dorsey as its official CEO. Dorsey said in a letter to workers that...

twitter, jack, off

Tertiary Memes

Here’s how Dell plans to finance its purchase of EMC

Stephen Gandel, Fortune » - Fortune — Dell’s $67 billion acquisition of EMC will not only be one of the largest tech deals ever, it could also be...

emc, dell, deal

An Uber glitch exposed tons of its drivers' personal information

Matt Weinberger, Tech — A glitch in the new app Uber created for its drivers accidentally exposed tons of confidential, sensitive...

uber, drivers, app

Laser razor thrown off Kickstarter because it doesn't exist

Alex Hern, Technology | The Guardian — Citing rules introduced three years ago, the crowdfunding platform has removed the $4m projectBad news if you...

kickstarter, laser, razor

Planning to pre-order a Surface Book from the Microsoft Store? Too late - they're out of stock

Neowin — After opening pre-orders for its powerful new Surface Book on October 7, the Microsoft Store is now out of...

surface, pro, microsoft

'Very distasteful': Not everyone supports #NoBraDay

Leslie Katz, CNET News — Tuesday, in case you hadn't heard, is #NoBraDay, a call to ditch the bra to supposedly raise awareness of...

breast, cancer, raise

Oh, God: Donald Trump is going to host 'SNL'

Sandra Gonzalez, Mashable — NBC may have fired Donald Trump from The Apprentice, but SNL has another job for him. The show announced...

snl, trump, host

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