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Pebble Time Kickstarter project raised $20.3 million

During its monthlong crowdfunding campaign, which ended 10 p.m. ET Friday, Pebble Time shattered two Kickstarter records -- fastest project to raise $1 million (49 minutes) and most raised ($20.3 million).

Scott Kelly

NASA

Astronaut lifts off on history-making mission

NASA astronaut Scott Kelly has left Earth for what could be a very long time -- and to make U.S. spaceflight history.

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Would pilotless planes make sense?

Would you be willing to fly on a plane with no pilot?

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Your iPhone could help lower medical bills

Your iPhone could save you time and money at the doctor's office. At least that's what doctors hope.

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Microsoft tells its contractors: Give workers paid time off

Microsoft wants its security guards, janitors and cooks to have paid time off.

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Gwen Sung

Livestream your life with this new app

If you haven't yet been asked by friends or co-workers to Meerkat, chances are you will soon.

Uber, car taxi service app

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The great tech debate: Are we in a bubble or not?

Y Combinator's Sam Altman is just the latest to sound off on what he thinks of that question: Is there, or isn't there, a tech bubble?

Mark Zuckerberg

Facebook Communications

7 big changes coming to Facebook

Get ready for more big changes to Facebook.

The social media company announced several new products and features that will launch on its platform soon -- all are designed to make it easier for you to communicate with people and businesses.

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Gmail

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Google could soon let you pay bills in Gmail

Google is working on a secret project to let users pay bills directly through its email service Gmail, according to tech news site Re/code.

Mars rover Opportunity heat shield impact site

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NASA's Opportunity rover finishes Martian marathon

It certainly won't be troubling any earth-based runners' personal bests, but NASA's long-serving Mars rover Opportunity set a significant benchmark Tuesday as it clocked in 26.219 miles (42 kilometers) -- the first-ever Martian marathon.

It might hav...

Ruth Porat

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Wall Street's most powerful woman jumps to Google

Wall Street just lost its brightest female star to Silicon Valley.

NFL logo on goal post

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NFL to give live-streaming a try out this fall

If you want to watch the Buffalo Bills play the Jacksonville Jaguars this fall, you're going to need a decent Internet connection.

Google

Google

Google Fiber heading to Salt lake City

Google Fiber is heading to Salt Lake City, Utah.

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From Instagram

Instagram adds app just for collages

The problem with Instagram is that you can only post one cat photo at a time. For people with multiple cats, this creates a bit of a problem. They don't want to play favorites, but it's also bad form to clutter friends' feeds with too many posts.

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Aldi will reopen two former Bottom Dollar stores

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ALDI

BATAVIA, Ill.

The Aldi grocery chain plans to reopen two former Bottom Dollar grocery stores in the Lehigh Valley.

Man who tried to jump off casino deck sentenced

Robert Wilkinson
EASTON, PA.

Robert Wilkinson, who threatened to jump off the Sands Casino parking garage with his son in his arms, was sentenced to two to four months in Northampton County Prison Friday.

Reading mayor announces series of town hall meetings

Reading Mayor, Vaughn Spencer

69 News

READING, Pa.

Reading Mayor Vaughn Spencer and members of his administration are taking City Hall on the road.

Equi-librium gives Travis Saveri a happy birthday

Equi-librium gives Travis Saveri a happy birthday
NAZARETH, Pa.

Travis Saveri celebrated his 27th birthday in Nazareth Thursday with some help from a few trusty companions.

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    On this day: March 29

    Coca-Cola is brewed for the first time, Elvis Presley begins boot camp, the last U.S. soldiers leave Vietnam, Henry Fonda wins his first and only Oscar, and the Tennessee Lady Vols complete an unbeaten season, all on this day.

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