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Apple users outspend Android users on 'Black Thursday'

When it comes to mobile shopping, Apple users won the Thanksgiving Day spending battle.

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Space, the final frontier for 3-D printing

We're used to seeing manufacturer tags that read "Made in the USA," "Made in Taiwan" or "Made in..." just about anywhere on the globe. But this week, for the first time, an item can read "Made in Space."

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Best Buy crashes amid Black Friday deals

Black Friday isn't the best day for your website to crash.

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Patrick Priebe

Inventor creates watch that fires laser

It cuts through plastic! It burns holes in walls! It ... tells time?

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European Parliament votes for Google breakup

The European Parliament has voted to break up Google and weaken its dominance across the region.

Google controls about 90% of all Web searches in Europe, and politicians have grown increasingly concerned about its power.

But Thursday's vote on its own ...

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BlackBerry will buy your iPhone

BlackBerry wants your iPhone, and will pay for it.

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Ministry of Defence

Which company is blamed for a British soldier's murder?

The British government has concluded that two violent Islamists avoided intelligence agents and killed a soldier -- all because a tech company didn't tip them off.

The British government says it's a "communications service provider" but won't name it.

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Coming soon: App to report police brutality

Reporting police brutality could just be a swipe away.

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Frozen's Elsa and Anna teach girls to code

Here's one way to get girls excited about coding: use a couple of Disney's wildly popular princesses.

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Apple now worth a whopping $700 billion

In the exclusive club of the world's most valuable companies, Apple is king. And its crown just added more bling.

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iPads won't be stuffing stockings this year

The way tablet sales are slumping, there's almost a better chance you'll get three French hens or two turtle doves than an iPad this Christmas.

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Apple taps Bono again -- for charity

A few months after Apple gave away a U2 album, angering some of the grumpiest folks on iTunes, the company is teaming up with frontman Bono again -- this time for charity.

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10 signs you are addicted to your smartphone

They say the first step to overcoming a problem is realizing you have one in the first place.

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T-Mobile changes data throttling notification

T-Mobile will start letting you know when it's slowing down your data speeds.

INSIDE YOUR TOWN

Berks community rallies around young boy battling leukemia

Community helps young boy battling leukemia
WYOMISSING, Pa.

The community came together Friday night to support a two-year-old boy in his battle with leukemia.

Train ride with Santa a dream come true for very deserving kids

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JIM THORPE, Pa.

Santa Claus made a special trip south Friday to meet some very deserving kids. About 65 young people with special needs or serious illnesses took a train ride through the Lehigh Gorge in Jim Thorpe.

Easton Peace Candle aglow for the holidays

Easton Peace Candle aglow
EASTON, Pa.

The Peace Candle in Centre Square was lit Friday night.

Reading's 'Charlie Brown' tree continues to draw national attention

'Ugly' Christmas tree lit in Reading

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READING, Pa.

Reading's official Christmas tree continues to generate a fair share of publicity across the country and around the world as the holiday season gets into full swing.

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    On this day: November 28

    Magellan reaches the Pacific, William Shakespeare gets hitched, the Grand Ole Opry debuts, Olympic gymnast Nadia Comaneci defects, and Jeffrey Dahmer is killed in prison, all on this day.

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