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"The whole idea from the start was to build a site that could kind of infiltrate the echo chambers of the alt-right." Fanatic Studio/Getty Images hide caption

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We Tracked Down A Fake-News Creator In The Suburbs. Here's What We Learned

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Aaron Levie, CEO of Box, supported Hillary Clinton and he says he will continue to work and lobby for what he believes. Lisa Lake/Getty Images hide caption

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Tech Leaders Vow To Resist Trump, But They Also Hope To Find Common Ground

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What's Hot On Netflix? A Startup Aims To Track Ratings In The Streaming Age

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Billionaire tech investor Peter Thiel allegedly told two of his classmates at Stanford that he thought South Africa's apartheid was "a sound economic system." Carolyn Kaster/AP hide caption

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While much of Silicon Valley has supported Hillary Clinton, billionaire investor Peter Thiel is backing Donald Trump. "We're voting for Trump because we judge the leadership of our country to have failed," Thiel says. Bloomberg via Getty Images hide caption

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Peter Thiel Stands Out In Silicon Valley For Support Of Donald Trump

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It Ain't Me, Babe: Researchers Find Flaws In Police Facial Recognition Technology

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Quid found 228,912 English-language stories in the news and on the blogs about Clinton's health between Sept. 12 and Oct. 12. Quid hide caption

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Pundits Vs. Machine: Who Did Better At Predicting Campaign Controversies?

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Amazon Prepares To Launch Cheaper Music Streaming Service

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Samsung Officially Halts Production Of Galaxy Note 7 Phones

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As Buyers Circle, Could Twitter Be Better Off As A Nonprofit?

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Tech Group To Set Industry Standards For Artificial Intelligence

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Republicans Say Obama Administration Is Giving Away The Internet

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Pundits Vs. Machine: Predicting Controversies In The Presidential Race

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Coming To The App Store: Nintendo's New Game 'Super Mario Run'

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