Auction

Hacking Group Claims to Offer Cyber-Weapons in Online Auction

Hackers going by the name Shadow Brokers said on Monday they will auction stolen surveillance tools they say were used by a cyber group linked to the U.S. National Security Agency.

Reuters

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6 Pieces of Old Tech That Sold for Big Bucks at Auction

The price tags for these devices, a few of which are made by Apple, may surprise you.

Nina Zipkin

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Anonymous Bidder Pays $3.46 Million for Warren Buffett Lunch

The successful bidder and up to seven friends can dine with Buffett at the Smith & Wollensky steak house in Manhattan. All topics are fair game, apart from where Buffett will invest next.

Reuters

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Verizon, AT&T Set to Make Final Round of Bids for Yahoo Web Assets

The biggest U.S. wireless carrier is seeking to challenge the second largest U.S. wireless provider in the third round of bidding.

Reuters

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J.K. Rowling's Chair Fetches Eye-Popping Amount at Auction

The author used the chair to write the first two Harry Potter books.

Nina Zipkin

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Activist Hedge Fund Starboard Launches Proxy Fight to Remove Yahoo Board

Starboard, which owns an estimated 1.7 percent of Yahoo, said it would nominate nine candidates as possible replacements.

Reuters

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Google Glass Enterprise Version Spotted on eBay

A San Francisco pawn shop is selling the new iteration of Google Glass, and you're going to have to pay a lot more than the Glass Explorer version to get your hands on it.

David Murphy

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Simpsons Co-Creator's Memorabilia Is Going to Auction

The auction house anticipates that the sale of Sam Simon's collection will bring in more than $10 million.

Kerima Greene

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In Auction for RadioShack Name, Highest Bid Stands at $15 Million

The auction also includes the bankrupt electronic retailer's customer data.

Reuters

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Historic Papers From This Famous Scientist Were Hidden...Where?

Sometimes even the smartest people do the darndest things.

Nina Zipkin

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Vintage Apple 1 Computer Auctioned Off for Record-Setting $905,000

The previous record price for the Apple 1, which many credit with ushering in a whole new era of personal computing, was $671,400.

Geoff Weiss

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One of Apple's Very First Computers Expected to Fetch $400,000 at Auction

Launched in 1976, the Apple 1 motherboard was invented by Steve Wozniak in Steve Jobs' family garage.

Geoff Weiss

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