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Apple has sent out invites to an Oct. 27 Mac event where they’re expected to introduce new MacBook Pros.

Google has reached a deal with CBS to carry the network on its soon-to-be-launched web TV service.

Donald Trump: Vladimir Putin is “not my best friend.

Mark Zuckerberg defended Peter Thiel’s right to have a different political view.

Lawsuit claims that 90 percent of Apple chargers sold on Amazon are fake.

Ebay revenue grows although profit declines.

Kroger’s is balking at buying divested stores as a result of the Walgreens-Rite Aid deal.

Tesla is about to unveil the next phase of the Model 3.

A VC says he would “absolutely” boot a Trump donor like Peter Thiel from its board.

A Russian hacker sought by the FBI is arrested in Prague.

 

 

Photo: Tesla Chief Executive Office Elon Musk celebrates at his company’s factory in Fremont, California, June 22, 2012, as the car company began delivering its Model S electric sedan. Reuters/Noah Berger