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Bill Gates No Longer Microsoft’s Largest Individual Shareholder

Gates is no longer Microsoft’s largest individual shareholder, and in four years his ownership stake in the company he founded will likely vanish.

CBS Seattle–05/05/2014

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Microsoft Warns Of Major Security Gap In Internet Explorer

Microsoft says a security gap in Internet Explorer could allow an attacker to take complete control of a computer if the user clicks on a malicious link

CBS Seattle–04/28/2014

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Starbucks Eyes Soda And Lunch As US Sales Climb

Starbucks Corp. has continued to report healthy sales gains, even as others in the fast-food sectore have struggled. Its strategies have included price hikes, getting people to sign up for its loyalty program and the rollout of an array of new items, including breakfast sandwiches, salads and bottled juices.

CBS Seattle–04/24/2014

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Amazon Launches Grocery Service For Prime Members

Amazon is taking aim at grocery stores and discounters like Wal-Mart with a grocery service that lets its Prime loyalty club members fill up to a 45-pound box with groceries and get it shipped for a flat rate of $5.99.

CBS Seattle–04/24/2014

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Faster Production Brings Boeing $965M 1Q Profit

In the first three months of this year, 161 new airplanes rolled off the company’s assembly lines — more jets than the same period last year. That increased rate contributed to a $965 million profit.

CBS Seattle–04/23/2014

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Boeing-Built Military Jets May Soon Launch Satellites Into Space

A new set of Boeing-built fighter jets may soon launch U.S. military satellites into orbit.

04/20/2014

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5 Features An Amazon Phone Might Offer

Amazon hasn’t confirmed that it has plans for a smartphone. Some unconfirmed reports say the phone could have a 3-D interface and multiple front-facing cameras.

CBS Seattle–04/18/2014

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Bezos Offers Update On Groceries, Drones

CEO Jeff Bezos’ annual letter to shareholders offers a glimpse into Amazon’s internal workings and what it is aiming for in the future, including more grocery services and the much-discussed drone delivery.

CBS Seattle–04/10/2014

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End Of Windows XP Support Spells Trouble For Some

Microsoft will end support for the persistently popular Windows XP on Tuesday, and the move could put everything from the operations of heavy industry to the identities of everyday people in danger.

CBS Seattle–04/08/2014

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Gas Prices Jump In Washington, But Still Lower Than 2013

The AAA auto club reports the average price of a gallon of gasoline in Washington is $3.71.

CBS Seattle–04/07/2014

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Tax Havens For When You Win The Lottery

Suppose you won the lottery, what happens next? Check out these amazing tax havens where you can stow your money without worrying about the tax hit.

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CertaPro Painters To The Rescue

They came, they painted, they conquered. Lee Callahan here and I am thrilled with the expert work that CertaPro did on my living room and kitchen and front door. We loved our color, but we definitely needed […]

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