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eBay misses slightly on revenue, but PayPal stays strong

The company's marketplace business continues to grow, despite a security breach in the spring, but it doesn't meet Wall Street's expectations for overall revenue.

By October 15, 2014

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Pressure is on: eBay needs to deliver after PayPal's spin-off

The split is a logical progression for PayPal, but eBay needs to show that it's also a smart decision for its core e-commerce business as Amazon lures away sellers.

By October 1, 2014

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Psst, Twitter's IPO date looks to be November 15

While revising its SEC filing in preparation for its IPO, the social network may have accidentally revealed the big date is only five weeks away.

By October 9, 2013

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Twitter's IPO filing: 6 surprises

At more than 164 pages, the social network's prospectus obscures a number of fun factoids that you don't want to miss.

By October 3, 2013

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How much do you pay for a 2-minute call?

The ACMA has recommended that Aussie telcos advertise the cost of a two-minute standard call. We take a look at what that costs on the post-paid plans available today.

By July 29, 2012

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Kindle sales boom, though Amazon sales and outlook disappoint

The giant online retailer doesn't make Wall Street happy, though it continues to say it's investing for the future.

By January 31, 2012

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Best value prepaid plans

Comparing the numerous prepaid options is a minefield of maths and bonus offers. We show you how to compare Australia's prepaid offerings to get the most for your money.

By October 17, 2011

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Sprint adds subscribers, but losses mount

Carrier attracts more subscribers than it has since 2006, which boosted revenue. But it's spending more on subsidies to get those customers, which fueled losses.

By October 27, 2010

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Obama meets Steve Jobs, sups with Marissa Mayer

With less than two weeks before Election Day, the president mingles with two Silicon Valley leaders: Apple's CEO and Google's leader of location-based services.

By October 22, 2010

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Intel, Microsoft, and the curious case of the iPad

"That tablet thing? We'll get back to you." That's a crude but fairly accurate encapsulation of the nonchalant attitude Microsoft, Intel, and AMD have toward the iPad. Why? I asked an expert.

By October 17, 2010