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BlackBerry PlayBook

The BlackBerry PlayBook ably showcases RIM's powerful new mobile operating system, but its middling size diminishes many of its best features.

By 14 April 2011

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Groupon to slash 1,100 jobs in the next year

The daily-deals and e-commerce site is about to go through some major downsizing, cutting about 10 percent of its workforce and ending operations in half a dozen countries.

By 23 September 2015


New Apple TV tries to snatch the control from Google, Roku, Amazon

Apple finally refreshes its streaming-media box, adds a dedicated App Store and revamps its remote control for gaming and shopping.

By 10 September 2015


Apple should kill the 16GB iPhone, but it probably won't

Commentary: While nearly all other high-end smartphones now offer 32GB of storage by default, Apple's entry-level model starts at 16GB. And that feels less adequate with each passing month.

By 5 September 2015


Alphabet lets Google be more ambitious, more boring and more crazy at the same time

The company is taking a page out of the playbook of Warren Buffett -- a longtime hero of co-founders Larry Page and Sergey Brin -- as it prepares for its next stage of growth.

By 11 August 2015


Fire Phone one year later: Why Amazon's smartphone flamed out

The failure of the Fire Phone, which hit the market a year ago on Saturday, offers some lessons on what companies need to do -- and avoid -- when trying to create a successful smartphone.

By 24 July 2015


News of upcoming emoji movie makes us go ¯\_(ツ)_/¯

While emoji are seemingly everywhere, they've not yet made it to Hollywood. That's changing, as Sony Pictures Animation is working on a movie that will bring these characters to the big screen.

By 23 July 2015


Microsoft takes another hit on phones, but don't count it out yet

A fresh round of layoffs stings, but the company still plans to sell smartphones -- just not as many, or as widely as it used to.

By 9 July 2015


Prince won't stream music 4 U: Artist drops Spotify, Rdio

After Taylor Swift revived a public debate over payments to artists by streaming-music services, Prince is the next high-profile musician to pull his catalog off some Web venues.

By 3 July 2015


Can App Store magic strike twice for Apple Watch?

Apple's move to offer native apps that run in the Apple Watch could kick-start mainstream interest for the product -- and potentially the broader wearable category.

By 10 June 2015