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YouTube Announces to Shutdown in April Fool's Prank

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Youtube announced that it will no longer accept video entries on April Fool’s and that the site was just an eight-year contest to look for the best video. 
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Google announces this year's April Fool's prank

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April Fool's Day is tomorrow, and the pranks will all be around. Many websites have their pranks in store for this year, and Google is one of these sites. Google will be changing its Map service to a treasure map to join in the April Fool's Day fun.
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No patent for Apple

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It's bad news for Apple.
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Iowa City pulls recruitment video from its website

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A recruitment video for the Iowa City Police Department has caused some concerns with the community members and, as a result, has been taken off the police department's website.
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Microsoft and Google cross over to PCs

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Lately, many technology companies have been reaching out of their niches and crossing over to other types of technology. Two unusual trends like this have started for PCs that can have a significant impact on the technology world, according to CNet.com.
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Apple may be set to take on the gaming world

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It may be just a rumor, but regardless, the rumor is that Apple, Inc., the famous makers of so many devices that are top of the line, has made a decision to take on the gaming world with the creation of a brand new dedicated gaming controller.
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Iowa City joins the marriage equality movement

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Recently all over the United States, the talk has been about marriage equality. Now, Johnson County and Iowa City have decided to play a part in that discussion as Johnson County officials voted on their position in the discussion.
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Amazon Acquires Goodreads

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Amazon has announced that they have bought one of the leading social reading services, Goodreads. 
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Apple Buys WiFiSlam For $20M

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It has been recently reported that Apple has bought the indoor GPS, WiFiSlam, for $ 20M. 
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Second Iowa DOC inmate dies in less than a week

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A second of two Iowa City Department of Corrections inmates has died within a matter of days, according to an announcement on kcrg.com. Both deaths are being investigated by departments of the state.
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