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Thanks to Apple Watch, smartwatch sales could hit $11.5 billion this year

Apple's smartwatch is leading to the popularity of wearable devices as a "lifestyle trend," says research firm Gartner.

By February 2, 2016

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Apple has 1 billion active devices around the world

That includes iPhones, iPads, Apple Watches and the rest of its current product lineup.

By January 26, 2016

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Inside Bose's secret research lab

Bose has always taken great pride in its technical innovations and the quality of its products. But new CEO Bob Maresca is betting on a new approach to get Bose to the next level: telling people what this secretive company is all about.

By February 3, 2016

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Google search is about to get a lot smarter

The company's go-to guy for artificial intelligence is taking over its biggest business as its current search boss retires.

By February 3, 2016

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Marissa Mayer unveils make-or-break plan for Yahoo

The beleaguered CEO of the struggling Internet pioneer delivers a "bold" strategic plan. She is cutting jobs, selling patents and real estate, and inviting would-be acquirers to speak up.

By February 2, 2016

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Your refusal to join Twitter is taking a toll

Though it's popular with an in crowd of entertainers, politicos and hipsters, the microblogging service is having a hard time getting regular people to join. That's a problem, a big problem.

By February 10, 2016

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One billion people used Facebook on Monday

During just a single day, roughly one out of every seven people on Earth logged in to the social network, says Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg.

By August 27, 2015

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LinkedIn stock plummets more than 40 percent on weak outlook

Social network beats analysts' fourth-quarter earnings expectations but spooks investors with grim forecast for its first quarter.

By February 4, 2016

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Amazon announces its own game engine with built-in Twitch support

The new "Amazon Lumberyard" is described as a "full-featured" engine for big and small games alike.

By February 8, 2016

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Wait, Google's 'moon shots' cost how much???

Alphabet, Google's new parent company known for ambitious projects, reveals just how much innovation costs. All that spending has helped it become the most valuable in the world, topping Apple.

By February 1, 2016