156 Results for

2000s

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Spending on mergers, acquisitions approaches year 2000's boom levels

A record third quarter sees 2014 on track to hit almost $500 billion in M&A spending, says a research firm, not far from 2000's nearly $600 billion.

By September 30, 2014

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Review: Navigon 2000S GPS Navigator

CNET reviews the Navigon 2000S GPS Navigator.

By October 21, 2008

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Navigon 2000S GPS Navigator

The Navigon 2000S portable navigation device offers a great value, but the slow satellite acquisition time makes for a frustrating experience.

By October 21, 2008

3 stars Editors' rating October 21, 2008
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HP Pavilion DV2000/S7500: Stars of Cannes 2006

We don't need an excuse to check out sexy new laptops and PCs, especially when they're being launched at the Cannes film festival

By May 22, 2006

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Verizon to buy AOL in $4.4B bet on mobile, video

The deal for the former dot-com luminary is all about trying to find a new path forward in getting digital content out to consumers and the advertisers who'll follow them.

By May 12, 2015

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Wii U brightens Nintendo's financial picture

Wii U sales are up as of March 31 compared to the prior year, as were software sales, Nintendo reported in its latest earnings release -- but the company is still in some trouble.

By May 7, 2015

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After a string of losses, Sony sees good times ahead for profit

The company lost 126 billion yen ($1.05 billion) in the fiscal year ended in March, but it expects to turn that around with a 140 billion yen profit next fiscal year.

By April 30, 2015

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Sony boosts earnings forecast over jump in games, music revenue

The company had previously said it would lose $1.4 billion in its fiscal year ended March 31, but it has now revised that number down to 126 billion yen.

By April 22, 2015

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The chaebols: Samsung and LG's 50-year 'star wars'

LG and Samsung are among the best-known of South Korea's conglomerates, and their ongoing rivalry is just as famous. We take a look at their closely intertwined histories in part two of this series on chaebols.

By April 9, 2015

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Liquid body armor could save you from a bullet

A Polish firm is the latest to concoct unassuming-looking fluids that harden on impact, making for lighter, more flexible protection on the battlefield and beyond.

By April 6, 2015