Laura Sydell Laura Sydell is the Digital Culture Correspondent for the NPR's All Things Considered, Morning Edition, Weekend Edition and NPR.org.

Twitter CEO Jack Dorsey Announces High Level Departures

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Dave Rauchwerk is CEO of Next Thing Co., which makes the CHIP computer. Laura Sydell/NPR hide caption

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Can A $9 Computer Spark A New Wave Of Tinkering And Innovation?

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At CES, New Robots Deliver More Coos Than Utility

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Calif. Employers Must Comply With New Fair Pay Law

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People sample the Oculus-made Samsung Gear VR Virtually Reality headset Sept. 24 in Hollywood, Calif., at the Oculus Connect 2 event. Frederic J. Brown/AFP/Getty Images hide caption

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Is 2016 The Year Virtual Reality Finally Goes Mainstream?

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Musician David Lowery of Camper Van Beethoven and Cracker says Spotify streamed his songs without his permission. Tim Mosenfelder/Getty Images hide caption

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Spotify Faces Class Action For Copyright Infringement

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The Internet has made it easier for older women to find romance, but it also has made them vulnerable to online scammers. 96 Studio/Getty Images hide caption

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Older Women And The Pitfalls Of Looking For Love By Logging On

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The mobile payment device by Square allows small merchants to swipe customers' payment cards with a phone. Square Inc. hide caption

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Square Goes Public And Fields A Flood Of Customer Complaints

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Gaming Company Activision Blizzard Buys 'Candy Crush' Developer

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What Happens When The Price Of Free Goes Up? YouTube Is About To Find Out

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Democratic presidential candidate Lawrence Lessig speaks at WIRED BizCon in New York City in 2014. Thos Robinson/Getty Images hide caption

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'Fanciful'? Meet Lawrence Lessig, The Candidate With A Single Issue

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Heath Miller of the Pittsburgh Steelers catches the ball on the 1-yard line against defender Brandon Flowers of the San Diego Chargers during Monday's game in San Diego. Donald Miralle/Getty Images hide caption

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Twitter's Suspension Of Sports Media Revives Debate Over Fair Use

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