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DirecTV customers: Your bill is going up again

CEO Michael White says DirecTV will need to raise prices next year to combat ever-climbing content costs, but the hike won't be quite as big as the one this year. Don't hold your breath for a Dish combination, either.

By Sep. 25, 2013

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JVC DLA-X35

The relatively affordable JVC DLA-X35 produces videophile-grade images with very few compromises.

By Mar. 7, 2013

4 stars Editor's rating Mar. 7, 2013
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Calif., carriers headed for battle over 'kill switch' bill

State regulators unveiled the proposed piece of legislation, hoping to suppress theft of mobile devices. But will resistance from the wireless industry halt the effort?

By Feb. 7, 2014

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Netflix neutrality: Court ruling won't boost your Netflix bill. Yet

When a court quashed the FCC's Net neutrality rules, Netflix became the bull's-eye for fears of higher fees from broadband providers, but it doesn't have to be that way.

By Jan. 17, 2014

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A vote for Bill Gates as interim Microsoft CEO

"There is no clear candidate with the visionary skills to turn the company around other than Bill Gates," says Salesforce.com CEO Marc Benioff.

By Aug. 29, 2013

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Bill Gates, Steve Ballmer and the parting of the ways

Ballmer gets the blame for Microsoft's recent lackluster stock performance and assorted product misses, and so should Bill Gates and rest of the company's board of directors.

By Aug. 26, 2013

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Bill Gates pitches in for online education resource Graphite

The Microsoft chairman and longtime donor to educational causes partners with Common Sense Media to launch a Web site that offers free apps, games, and curricula to teachers.

By Aug. 20, 2013

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Apple's computer shipments surge 241 percent

Company's fourth-quarter growth leaves competitors in its dust, according to a new report. However, iPads buoy the figures.

By Jan. 26, 2011

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Australia hits Apple with $28.5 million bill for back taxes

Apple is getting slapped with the bill after the country has taken aim at complex tax structures meant to shelter revenue from tax liability.

By Nov. 16, 2012

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Bill Gates criticizes Google for not uplifting the poor

Microsoft's chairman says Google is just doing its core thing with its balloon-powered Internet access project, but it won't do much help to people suffering from malaria.

By Aug. 8, 2013