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Apple iWatch could trigger sales as high as $17.5B -- analyst

The much-rumored smartwatch might add more revenue to Apple's coffers than did the iPhone or iPad during their first years, says analyst Katy Huberty.

By February 4, 2014

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Verizon posts Q4 profit of $7.9B, adds 1.7M connections

The company's results got a pick-me-up from an after-tax gain stemming from adjustments to its pension and benefit plans.

By January 21, 2014

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Jetpack man soars over U.S. alongside B-17 bomber

Yves Rossy, known as Jetman, wowed attendees at the EEA air show, which also hosted Terrafugia's flying car.

By July 30, 2013

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Shipments of smartphones, tablets, and oh yes, PCs, to top 1.7B

The latest forecast from IDC for smart connected devices sees 1.7 billion shipping in 2014, with around 1 billion of those arriving in emerging markets.

By June 10, 2013

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Oracle to pay $1.7B for network service provider Acme Packet

The deal is expected to benefit Oracle as its business customers move to all-IP networks.

By February 4, 2013

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Apple Q3 earnings: $35B in revenue, 26M iPhones, 17M iPads

Apple missed Wall Street's expectations for its third-quarter earnings, but the company beat its own estimates, and set a record for iPad sales.

By July 24, 2012

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Nokia posts $1.7B billion loss, though Lumia sales jumped

Analysts were expecting a loss of $784 million in the second quarter. Shipments of 4 million Lumia smartphones did not save the day, though investors reacted with enthusiasm.

By July 19, 2012

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Smartphone units to hit 1.7B in 2017; Android to dominate

According to research firm Ovum, the smartphone market will see a compound annual growth rate over the next several years of 25 percent.

By May 3, 2012

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Sony Walkman NWZ-W252, NWZ-A845 and NWZ-B150: Gym bunny, iPlayer lounge lizard

The new Sony Walkman NWZ-W252, NWZ-A845 and NWZ-B150 series offer waterproof fun, iPlayer high-jinks and all manner of musical tomfoolery

By April 16, 2010

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TaskRabbit raises $17.8 million in Series B funding

Startup that helps people outsource errands raises second round of funding just seven months after its first round.

By December 13, 2011