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Arts-Funding Site Gets 'Kickstart' From Business Bids

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Technology Brings Digital Memories To Grave Sites

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Facebook Has Powerful Friends; Will Users Suffer?

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Secrets Of Perfect Burgers, Plus How To Grill An Egg

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Study May Shed Light On How To Stop Spam

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A selected series of tweets from April 16-17 show what police and Venice311, a neighborhood watch group, say was an effort to organize a flash mob in Venice Beach, Calif. A man was shot near the boardwalk where hundreds of people had gathered. NPR has obscured identifying information for individuals in the tweets. Venice311 hide caption

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LinkedIn CEO Jeff Weiner, center right with beard, and Reid Hoffman, center background with glasses, listen to traders during their company's listing on May 19 on the New York Stock Exchange. The company reached a market value of $9 billion last week, leading to fears of another dot-com bubble. Mark Lennihan/AP hide caption

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In LinkedIn IPO, Hints Of Another Tech Bubble?

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Humorist's Spider Crawls The Web, Bringing Fame And A Book Deal

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Players of the game L.A. Noire are represented by Cole Phelps (right), who has to find clues to solve a complex crime case in 1940s Los Angeles. Rockstar Games hide caption

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'L.A. Noire' Is A Video Game That's Like A Film

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Personal finance websites allow their users to track even small expenses — such as coffee-shop visits — and set savings goals, like paying for a long vacation. PR Newswire hide caption

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Sites That Help Track Your Spending, And Saving

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Malcolm Gladwell Looks At Technology Innovations

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Inspiration In 140 Characters, Long Before Twitter

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Senators Grill Phone Execs On Mobile Privacy

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