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President Barack Obama greets Rep. John Lewis (D-GA), a civil rights leader, at an event celebrating the anniversary of LBJ's signing of the Civil Rights Act in 1964. This event was held at the LBJ Presidential Library on April 10, 2014. (credit: Getty Images)

CBS News To Commemorate 50th Anniversary Of Signing Of Civil Rights Act

Some of the names taking part include singer/actor and civil rights activist Harry Belafonte, CBS Sports’ James Brown, Oscar-winner Whoopi Goldberg, Rep. John Lewis (D-GA), Brooklyn Nets’ Jason Collins, actress Rosie Perez, historian Taylor Branch and many others.

07/13/2014

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E3 Gaming Expo Underway In Downtown LA

The next wave of computer and video games is on display at the Los Angeles Convention Center for the E3 Convention.

CBS2 / KCAL9–06/10/2014

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E3 Offerings Take A Page From Hollywood Blockbusters

It’s all about the games for Microsoft at E3.

06/09/2014

OAKLAND, CA - APRIL 27: Shelly Sterling, the wife of Donald Sterling owner of the Los Angeles Clippers, watches the Clippers against the Golden State Warriors in Game Four of the Western Conference Quarterfinals during the 2014 NBA Playoffs at ORACLE Arena on April 27, 2014 in Oakland, California. The players wore theirs warm up this way in protest of owner Donald Sterling's racially insensitive remarks.

Shelly Sterling Reportedly Met With Ex-Microsoft CEO To Talk Clippers Sale

Could a move to Seattle be brewing for the Clippers?

05/26/2014

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Microsoft, Sony Hype Next Generation Gaming Systems At E3

The annual Electronic Entertainment Expo (E3) kicks off Tuesday at the Los Angeles Convention Center downtown with two major gaming companies touting new technology.

CBS2 / KCAL9–06/11/2013

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Meet The World’s Youngest Microsoft Certified Tech Specialist

Fourth grader Pranav Kalyan is the world’s youngest Microsoft Certified Technology Specialist.

01/22/2013

Apple CEO Steve Jobs speaks during an Apple Special Event January 27, 2010, at Yerba Buena Center For The Arts in San Francisco.  (credit: David Paul Morris/Getty Images)

Research: Microsoft, Apple Tablets Have Most Profit Margin

Research firm HIS says Microsoft and Apple are garnering the highest profit margins for their tablets, followed to a lesser extent by Google and then Amazon.

11/05/2012

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LAUSD Still Needs To Spend $10M From Microsoft Settlement

LA schools have about $10 million in vouchers to buy the latest technology before they expire next year, so why haven’t they used them up?

10/08/2012

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Microsoft Unveils New Version Of Office

Microsoft unveiled a brand new version of Office promising new touch commands integrated for better use with tablets.

CBS2 / KCAL9–07/16/2012

Microsoft's Executive Officer Steve Ballmer introduces Microsoft's new tablet SURFACE during the press conference in Milky Studios  on June 18, 2012 in Hollywood, California. (credit: JOE KLAMAR/AFP/GettyImages)

Microsoft Unveils New iPad-Rival Tablet, Surface

Microsoft has unveiled Surface, a tablet computer to compete with Apple’s iPad.

06/18/2012

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Microsoft To Make ‘Major’ Announcement On Monday

Microsoft is being secretive about a “major” announcement it plans to make in Los Angeles on Monday.

CBS2 / KCAL9–06/14/2012

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Microsoft Rolls Out Xbox TV Platform

Microsoft Corp. is rolling out a new interface for its Xbox game console, one that allows you to navigate through music, movies, TV shows and games with the wave of your hand or the sound of your voice.

CBS2 / KCAL9–12/05/2011

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Counterfeit Software Sting Leads To Arrest In Long Beach

Investigators Wednesday arrested a man accused of trying to sell counterfeit software during a sting at a Long Beach coffee shop.

11/09/2011

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Microsoft To Bring Live Television To Xbox 360

Live television is landing on the Xbox 360.

CBS2 / KCAL9–06/06/2011

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Microsoft Agrees To Buy Skype For $8.5B

Microsoft Corp. said Tuesday that it has agreed to buy the popular Internet telephone service Skype SA for $8.5 billion in the biggest deal in the software maker’s 36-year history.

05/10/2011

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