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The "Amp Up Before You Score" app suggests pickup lines for what it calls different female types. PepsiCo/iTunes App Store hide caption

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PepsiCo Apologizes Over Controversial IPhone App

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The Black Eyed Peas' single "I Gotta Feeling" received a hit score of 8.9 out 10 with Music Intelligence Solutions' new software, Hit Song Science. Frank Micelotta/Getty Images hide caption

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FCC Chief Seen Edging Toward 'Net Neutrality' Rules

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Google's Book Scanning Has Authors On Edge

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