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1. Music-Discovery Company Shazam Valued at Roughly $1 Billion 2. Simon Pegg Co-Writing ‘Star Trek 3′ With Doug Jung 3. Drone carrying drugs crashes near Mexican-US border 4. Did Facebook just kill the Web’s burgeoning fake-news industry? 5. HealthCare.gov sends personal data to Twitter, Yahoo and Google 6. Exploding Kittens sets fire to Kickstarter 7. AMD looks to its Carrizo chips for PC rebound 8. Price Slump Tests Bitcoin’s Self-Correcting Economics

1. France faces 19,000 cyberattacks since terror rampage 2. David Cameron seeks cooperation of US president over encryption crackdown 3. Adobe Launches Lightroom Mobile For Android Phones 4. Etsy reportedly preparing $300m IPO 5. Transport inspectors say Uber blocked their accounts to avoid fines 6. Facebook will post amber alerts on your news feed 7. Net Fix: FCC chief on solving the Open Internet puzzle (Q&A) (Click to read more. List updated throughout the day.)

1. Xiaomi Revenue Doubled to $12 Billion in 2014 2. Breach Puts Morgan Stanley Client Data Up for Sale 3. Facebook Acquires Wit.ai To Help Its Developers With Speech Recognition And Voice Interfaces 4. Nikon announces the D5500, its first ever touchscreen DSLR 5. You can play nearly 2,400 classic MS-DOS games for free right now 6. Intel Shuts Down Russian Developer Forums To Comply With Russia’s ‘Blogger Law’ 7. Sony's head-mounting display will turn spectacles into smart glasses 8. Mercedes-Benz unveils connected, self-driving concept car

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FIRST Appoints Former Cognizant CIO Digital Entertainment Head

FIRST, the non-profit robotics organization started by Segway founder Dean Kamen, has appointed Mark Greenlaw as vice president of Digital Engagement. Prior to joining FIRST, Mr. Greenlaw was a vice president at Cognizant, and the company's CIO until 2010....

EBay Pays $4.75M To Settle Class Action Lawsuit Over Listing Fees

EBay has agreed to pay $4.75 million to settle a class action lawsuit filed over fees it charged sellers for the Featured Plus! listing upgrade from January 23, 2008 to February 4, 2013. Attorneys with...

Internet Society Names Kathryn Brown CEO

The Internet Society has appointed Kathryn Brown as its new chief executive officer. Based in the organization's Reston, Virginia office, Ms. Brown succeeds outgoing CEO Lynn St. Amour. Ms. Brown brings more than thirty years...

Moovit Raises $28 Million

Israel-based crowdsourced transit mobile service Moovit has raised $28 million round led by Sequoia Capital, with participation from its existing investors BRM Group and Gemini Israel Ventures. Gili Raanan will represent Sequoia on the Moovit board.

Robinhood To Offer Zero-Commission Stock Trades, Raises $3M

Mobile financial services company Robinhood says it will start offering zero-commission stock trades, with no minimum account value. Initially funded by Google Ventures, Robinhood just closed a $3 million in seed funding. Index Ventures led...

Elance, ODesk Sign Merger Agreement

Online work marketplaces oDesk and Elance have signed a definitive agreement to merge with each other. The two entities will continue to retain their individual brand identities. Elance chief executive officer Fabio Rosati will serve...