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World Cup first to break 1 billion interactions on Facebook

The international soccer championship is leaving its mark on the social network.

By Jun. 30, 2014

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Intel loses bid to sidestep $1.4 billion EU fine

The EU's second-highest court says it agrees with the European Commission in deciding that Intel acted unfairly against AMD.

By Jun. 12, 2014

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California to use 1 billion gallons less gasoline in six years?

A report by Bloomberg New Energy Finance charts reductions in gasoline use, and estimates future reductions due to CAFE and ZEV rules.

By May. 5, 2014

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Microsoft kicks in $1 billion to help students buy under-$300 devices

Microsoft's announcement was made in tandem with the Obama administration's ConnectED initiative to get more technology in schools.

By Apr. 28, 2014

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Renaissance Learning sold for $1.1 billion after Google investment

The education software developer has sold its business to private equity firm Hellman & Friedman.

By Mar. 13, 2014

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Kickstarter pledges surpass $1 billion; half pledged in last 12 months

About 5.7 million people have pledged cash through the crowdfunding giant since it kicked off nearly five years ago.

By Mar. 3, 2014

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AT&T makes case for $48.5 billion merger with DirecTV

In statement to FCC, firm says without deal neither company can compete against rival cable giants.

By Jun. 11, 2014

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Apple trims Beats price to $3 billion, report says

Now that Apple has completed its due diligence, the New York Post says, it apparently thinks Beats is worth a little less than anticipated.

By May. 28, 2014

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'Gangnam Style' prances toward 2 billion views

The most popular video ever uploaded to YouTube reached 1 billion views in late 2012. Less than two years later, it will add another billion.

By May. 27, 2014

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Android device shipments to top 1 billion this year -- Gartner

Google's mobile OS will dominate all PC, tablet, and mobile phone platforms with a 26 percent jump in shipments from 2013.

By Jan. 7, 2014