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29 July 2014 Last updated at 21:50 ET

Sleep sensor smashes Kickstarter goalSense

A 22-year-old British entrepreneur's new sleep-tracking device cracks $1m (£590,000) on the Kickstarter crowdfunding platform in five days.


OKCupidOKCupid experiments with 'bad' matches

Dating website OKCupid reveals that it experimented on its users, including putting the "wrong" people together to see if they would connect.

Twitter officeTwitter shares surge on user growth

Social networking service Twitter reports a second-quarter loss of $145m but better than expected user growth, sending shares surging over 35%.

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