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AP Top Technology News At 5:45 a.m. EDT

Facebook 2Q earnings, revenue soar
MENLO PARK, Calif. (AP) -- Facebook is on a roll. The world's largest online social network posted sharply higher earnings on Wednesday as revenue from mobile advertising continued to grow, and more people used it, more often....

NYC official: Thieves got into 1K StubHub accounts
NEW YORK (AP) -- Some of the hottest tickets in town - to Broadway hits, Jay-Z and Justin Timberlake concerts, a New York Yankees-Boston Red Sox game - were snapped up by an international ring of cyber thieves who commandeered more than 1,000 StubHub users' accounts to make big money by fraudulently buying tickets and reselling them, prosecutors said Wednesday....

Nokia profits rise after sale of handset division
HELSINKI (AP) -- Telecommunications and wireless equipment maker Nokia Corp. saw its shares surge on Thursday after it reported higher profits and an improved earnings outlook in the wake of its sale to Microsoft of its troubled handset division....

Get paid for posts? Social networking's new twist
SAN FRANCISCO (AP) -- Facebook and most other social networks are built on the premise that just about everything should be shared -except the money those posts produce....

European Central Bank hit by data theft
BERLIN (AP) -- The European Central Bank said Thursday that email addresses and other contact information have been stolen from a database that serves its public website, though it stressed that no internal systems or market-sensitive data were compromised....

Twitter admits to diversity problem in workforce
SAN FRANCISCO (AP) -- Twitter acknowledged that it has been hiring too many white and Asian men to fill high-paying technology jobs, just like several other major companies in Silicon Valley....

Texas governor's startup fund is not all it seems
AUSTIN, Texas (AP) -- Texas Gov. Rick Perry has distributed $205 million in taxpayer money to scores of technology startups using a pet program designed to bring high-paying jobs and innovation to the nation's second most-populous state....

LG Electronics says 2Q profit more than doubled
SEOUL, South Korea (AP) -- LG Electronics Inc. said Thursday its quarterly profit more than doubled as its mobile division ended three quarters of losses....

Review: Fire phone, an improvement on the familiar
NEW YORK (AP) -- Many of the Amazon Fire phone's features are twists on apps and concepts tried in other devices....

Review: Amazon Fire offers new ways to use phones
NEW YORK (AP) -- What I find fascinating about Amazon's Fire phone isn't the gizmos such as the 3-D imagery or the camera scanner that helps you get more information about products....

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European Central Bank hit by data theft

Nokia profits rise after sale of handset division

Texas governor's startup fund is not all it seems

LG Electronics says 2Q profit more than doubled

Get paid for posts? Social networking's new twist

NYC official: Thieves got into 1K StubHub accounts

Twitter admits to diversity problem in workforce

Cheaper wireless plans cut into AT&T 2Q profit

Facebook 2Q earnings, revenue soar

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