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Thanksgiving Day shopping stirs heated emotions
The growing number of retailers throwing open their doors on Thanksgiving is reigniting a contentious debate over whether increasing commercialization of the holiday is ruining a cherished family tradition.
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Wolverton: Tech gifts for the geek who already has everything
These days, your loved ones probably have smartphones, big-screen TVs and laptops, and probably a tablet and a video game console or two. So what do you get your geeks if they have all that? Well, in my book, it’s time to focus on accessories — or on completely unrelated gadgets.
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Koch Industries begins buying stock in Fremont's Oplink
A subsidiary of Koch Industries has started its tender offer tied to its approximately $445 million acquisition of Fremont optical network device company Oplink Communications.
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Quinn: Is Larry Page America's best CEO?
Google co-founder and CEO Larry Page has been laying big bets that move the company beyond its original mission of organizing the world's information and making it useful and accessible. In Page's vision, Google should do no less than create the future.
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'Kinky Boots' pairs icons Cyndi Lauper, Harvey Fierstein
The pair found they meshed perfectly in developing the hit musical that comes to San Francisco Dec. 2.
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Update: 'Star Wars' trailer coming to San Jose, San Francisco after all
Preview of 'Star Wars: The Force Awakens’ playing in theaters all over country on two days after Thanksgiving.