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J.J. Watt cautions against a rush to meet a set reporting date

As the NFL and NFL Players Association work out the various things that need to be worked out in advance of one of the strangest football seasons ever, there’s one

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Smartphone device for making health care portable and affordable

Health care resources in low- and middle-income countries are often concentrated in urban areas, which puts medical treatment out of reach for millions of impoverished individuals who live in distant

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Google can ward off EU antitrust probe into Fitbit deal with data pledge

Google may be able to stave off a full-scale EU antitrust investigation into its planned $2.1 billion bid for Fitbit (FIT.N) by pledging not to use Fitbit’s health data to

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Sony invests $250 million in Fortnite maker Epic Games

Sony is investing $250 million in Fortnite maker Epic Games, giving the Japanese company a minority stake in Epic. Sony told CNN Business Thursday that it will now have a

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Woman’s ‘genius’ hack shows how you can use a tampon to save your house plants

I’m terrible at looking after plants. There, I said it. It doesn’t seem to matter what I do, one way or another they just always end up dead. Do I

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