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Apple, Amazon, Google build futuristic campuses as business booms

An aerial view of the new Apple headquarters on April 28, 2017, in Cupertino, Calif. Apple's new 175-acre 'spaceship' campus dubbed 'Apple Park', costing roughly $5 billion, will house 13,000 employees in over 2.8 million square feet of office space and will have nearly 80 acres of parking to accommodate 11,000 cars. Justin Sullivan, Getty Images...
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Google I/O 2017 highlights latest innovations

For the second straight year, Google is expected to use its annual conference for software developers to push its latest hardware. Google I/O 2017, the company's developers conference starts with a keynote address at 1 p.m. ET, during which Google is likely to reveal lots of news about both its latest wave of gadgets and its software. The Googleplex is the corporate headquarters complex of Google, at 1600 Amphitheatre Parkway in Mountain View, Calif. Marco Della Cava, USA TODAY...
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Snapchat through the years

In this Monday, Nov. 28, 2016 photo, a vending machine containing Spectacles stands in a closed store, in New York. Snap is managing to remain hip and even has an unconventional distribution strategy for Spectacles, $130 sunglasses that take video for sharing on Snapchat. Users can't just order one online yet. Rather, they have to find a vending machine or temporary store popping up with just 24 hours' notice. So far, vending machines have showed up near the company's headquarters in the Venice Beach section of Los Angeles, as well as in Big Sur, California, and New York. Mark Lennihan, AP...
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Coolest tech to see at Barcelona's Mobile World Congress

Chief Marketing Officer of Samsung Electronics Europe David Lowes presents the tablet Samsung Galaxy Book during a news conference Feb. 26, 2017, in Barcelona on the eve of the World Mobile Congress official opening. Phone makers will seek to seduce new buyers with even smarter Internet-connected watches and other wireless gadgets as they wrestle for dominance at the world's biggest mobile fair. Lluis Gene, AFP/Getty Images...
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CES 2017: The coolest tech you have to see

Drone Nerds Phantom 4 camera-mounted drone is on display CES, Friday. CES, which takes place from Jan. 5-8, is a place where industry manufacturers, advertisers and tech-minded consumers converge to get a taste of new gadgets and innovations coming to the market each year. Mike Nelson, EPA...
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Fascinating new science discoveries

Beekeeper Anthony Cantrell of Burlington, Vt., discovered zombie bees in his hive in October, the first time they had been found in the eastern U.S. John Hafernik, a professor from San Francisco State University, discovered the first zombie bees in 2008. A fly called Apocephalus borealis attaches itself to the bee and injects its eggs, which grow inside the bee, Hafernik said. Scientists believe it causes neurological damage resulting in erratic, jerky movement and night activity, "like a zombie," Hafernik told the Associated Press. These aren't undead bees doomed to roam for eternity. They often die only a few hours after showing symptoms, Hafernik said. Andy Duback, AP...
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