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Apple keeping Mesa, Arizona plant despite GT Advanced bankruptcy

Apple plans to keep the sapphire production factory it built with GT Advanced in Mesa, Arizona, according to a report from Bloomberg. The outlet says the company has told officials that it’s committed to bringing jobs and manufacturing to the area, despite GT’s bankruptcy. “They’ve indicated their commitment to us: They want to repurpose that building and use it again,” …

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5 Store Credit Cards That are Actually Worth it!

Shoppers who are in a hurry to pay for goods and move on may find it frustrating to be constantly asked to apply for a store credit card. In some cases, store credit cards are not a good deal. Sure, you might get a small discount off of your first purchase after being approved, but you often end up with …

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You Can Buy Bieber’s Boyhood Home!

f you wanna lay your head on Justin Bieber’s pillow … or even frolic in his bed … all you have to do is pony up $279K — and you can own Justin’s boyhood bedroom. Justin’s grandparents are selling their 3-bedroom home in Stratford, Ontario … and one of those bedrooms belonged to young Biebs — who spent about 80% …

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‘Say Thanks’ with Facebook’s personalized video cards

  Facebook on Wednesday introduced ‘Say Thanks’, a new service allowing its members to create and send personalized video cards to their friends and family on the service. To make a video for a friend, just visit facebook.com/thanks. Upon choosing a friend, the service will generate a preview of your personalized video card. Limited customization features are available, allowing you to …

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YouTube unveils ad-free subscription service

Google-owned YouTube on Wednesday announced a long-rumored service which lets you stream ad-free music, play tracks in the background through mobile apps for iOS/Android and on YouTube.com, mark individual music videos and other clips for offline playback and much more, in exchange for a flat monthly fee of ten bucks per month. Dubbed YouTube Music Key, it’s releasing in beta …

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Jovian, who played ‘Zoboomafoo’ on TV, has died at age 20

DURHAM Jovian, a Coquerel’s sifaka lemur who starred as “Zoboomafoo” in the PBS children’s television show by the same name, died Monday at the Duke Lemur Center. He was 20. Jovian was the center’s most famous resident, known to children around the world as the leaping, bounding dark brown-and-white primate who appeared in 65 episodes of “Zoboomafoo” from 1999 to …

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