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Apple Reports Slow Holiday Sales Hurt Revenue And Profits

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Ravi Belani, managing director at Alchemist Accelerator, speaks at a recent presentation by the startup in Sunnyvale, Calif. Laura Sydell/NPR hide caption

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Tech Industry Confronts A Backlash Against 'Disruptive Innovation'

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Suspended Twitter Account Plays A Role In Misleading Viral Video

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Shutdown Makes Government Websites More Vulnerable To Hackers, Experts Say

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After Years Of Blockbuster Global Sales, Apple's iPhone Hits A Slump

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YouTube star Elle Mills recently took a month off from posting videos, telling her fans, "I will be putting my mental health first for a bit." Courtesy of Elle Mills hide caption

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The Relentless Pace Of Satisfying Fans Is Burning Out Some YouTube Stars

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Salesforce CEO Marc Benioff has been under mounting pressure for the company's contract with U.S. Customs and Border Patrol. Denis Balibouse/Reuters hide caption

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Google Fined $5 Billion By EU For Breaking Antitrust Rules

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A protester holds up a sign targeting Salesforce CEO Marc Benioff outside the company's headquarters in San Francisco on Monday. Laura Sydell/NPR hide caption

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Tech Workers Demand CEOs Stop Doing Business With ICE, Other U.S. Agencies

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Siri, Alexa and Cortana all started out as female. Now a group of marketing executives, tech experts and academics are trying to make virtual assistants more egalitarian. Donald Iain Smith/Getty Images/Blend Images hide caption

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The Push For A Gender-Neutral Siri

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LA Port Will Likely Feel Effects From U.S.-China Trade War

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IBM Touts Breakthrough Technology As Computer Debates A Person

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News Brief: Primary Results, Facebook In China, '3-Parent Babies'

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Facebook Says It Shared Users' Data With Chinese Companies

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