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eBay plans to spin off PayPal in 2015

EBay Inc said it would spin off PayPal, its fast-growing payments business, into a publicly traded company in the second half of 2015, marking an about-face for the company.

Oracle chief quits after 37 years

Larry Ellison,  Oracle founder

Larry Ellison, co-founder and leader of Oracle Corp for 37 years, stepped aside as chief executive officer on Thursday, to be replaced by co-CEOs Safra Catz and Mark Hurd, raising questions about a jo

Facebook CEO wants more students to explore tech

Facebook CEO, Mark Zuckerberg

Zuckerberg wants to turn more American high school students into well-paid techies

Earthquake wreaks havoc in California’s Napa Valley

An earthquake of 6.0 magnitude rocked the San Francisco Bay area early on Sunday, seriously injuring two people, damaging historic buildings, setting some homes on fire and causing power outages in th

Look, no hands! Test driving a Google car

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The car stopped at stop signs. It glided around curves. It didn’t lurch or jolt. The most remarkable thing about the drive was that it was utterly unremarkable.

Vintage Ferrari sold for $38m

A red 1962 Ferrari 250 GTO Berlinetta, which was once involved in a fatal accident, has set the world record for a car sold at auction, going for $38.1 million at a sale in California, auction house B

Here’s a pen that can reproduce over 16 million unique colors

Scribble Pen's Kickstarter Campaign

Scribble announces a Kickstarter Campaign being launched to crowfund the unique pen

Between 2 pm on October 1 and 10.30 am on October 2, Central government offices in New Delhi remained closed. Why? Because Prime Minister Narendra Modi, concerned about widespread filth in India, is “launching” the nation-wide “Swachchh Bharat” (Clean India) campaign today.

Prime Minister Narendra Modi greeted the Indian diaspora in New York with a grand promise: “India will touch new heights.” The crowd of 20,000 Americans of Indian origin erupted in re