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$84 million Microsoft CEO: We pay women equally

money.cnn.com — The very day that Nadella said women at Microsoft are paid equally for performing the same work as men, the CEO made headlines for his mammoth $84 million pay package. In an interview with USA Today on Monday, Nadella said that Microsoft pays women within a "tight band of 0.5%" variation for roles that are similarly performed by men.

Galaxy Note 4 is not the iPhone 6 Plus

money.cnn.com — Now that seriously enormous phones are "in," Samsung has given the Note a spit polish and some funky new bells and whistles in an attempt to keep it one step ahead of the competition -- namely, the iPhone 6 Plus. At first glance, Samsung's new Galaxy Note 4 and Apple's iPhone 6 Plus look pretty much the same.

Dropbox: We weren't hacked!

money.cnn.com — The hackers have posted several hundred email addresses and passwords so far on Pastebin.com, releasing more logins as they receive more bitcoin donations. "Your stuff is safe," Dropbox said in a blog post. "The usernames and passwords ... were stolen from unrelated services, not Dropbox."

You're an idiot if you like this phone

money.cnn.com — Smartphone owners are extremely protective of their gadgets. Any hint that they might not have the best of the best is akin to a declaration of war. Unsurprisingly, most of the battles between owners of rival devices take place on the Internet: Online reviews and news stories about the latest smartphone are breeding grounds for disdainful comments.

How to find out if your used iPhone has been stolen

money.cnn.com — If you're buying it from a third party on a site like Craigslist or eBay , there's a chance your "new" used iPhone could have been stolen -- iPhones are a hot black market item. To help customers avoid purchasing a stolen iPhone, Apple has created an online tool that lets people check whether their iPhone has been remotely wiped by its owner.

Vast majority of iPhone 6 buyers are rich, white men

money.cnn.com — Nearly 80% of iPhone 6 and iPhone 6 Plus buyers in the United States are male, according to Slice, a company that tracks consumer purchases. Two-thirds of iPhone 6 owners are white, and more than half have a college degree. More than 60% make over $75,000 a year.

People are now bending iPhones in Apple Stores

money.cnn.com — To find out whether the iPhone 6 Plus can actually bend, some are testing it out for themselves -- in Apple Stores. Two British teenagers who call themselves Kylie and Danny filmed themselves bending an iPhone 6 Plus in an Apple Store to the point that the screen started to pop out of the case.

6 things to love - and hate - about the iPhone 6

money.cnn.com — But it's not perfect. Like any smartphone, there are some things about the iPhone 6 that will drive you batty. First, here's what you'll love about the iPhone 6. 1) The rounded edges. The iPhone 6 feels really, really good in your hand.

Charging the iPhone 6 costs just 47 cents a year

money.cnn.com — That's according to a study conducted by Onpower, a software provider for utility companies. Onpower's estimate might even be too high -- it assumes you charge your iPhone 6 from 0% to 100% once a day every day, but most people don't empty their batteries of juice every day.

Gadgets to make you a superhuman

money.cnn.com — Wearable gadgets -- from Google Glass to the Apple Watch -- are here to stay. But it's not yet clear what purpose many of these wearable gizmos will serve. They're marketed as everything from second screens for your smartphone to fitness trackers to personal assistants.
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Oct 20, 2014

Oh good! @MonicaLewinsky just joined Twitter. I knew someone was missing.

Oct 15, 2014

@isaach @owenthomas The people who can understand the complicated history of CNNMoney can barely fill a very small broom closet.

Oct 15, 2014

@isaach To be fair, that wasn't CNN -- it was @FortuneMagazine's Business 2.0, which happened to be hosted on @CNNMoney. But, yes -- silly.

Oct 15, 2014

<sarcasm> I think I need to do a better job tagging my posts </sarcasm>

Oct 15, 2014

The Galaxy Note is the hipster of smartphones -- it was doing the giant phone thing before giant phones were a thing. cnnmon.ie/1EXUyC6

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