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2012

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Video game industry grew 4 times faster than US economy in 2012, study says

The games industry continues to boom while other sectors of the economy sputter, according to a new report from the Entertainment Software Association.

By November 11, 2014

 
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Comic-Con 2012

CNET heads to San Diego for Comic-Con, America's pre-eminent entertainment geekfest.

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Apple beats world record in quarterly profits

Boosted by hot iPhone sales, the company tops the $15.9 billion earned by ExxonMobil in the second quarter of 2012, says Standard & Poor's.

By January 28, 2015

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A planetary ring system 200 times the size of Saturn's

An extrasolar planetary ring system discovered in 2012 has now been determined to be much more massive than the one orbiting Saturn.

By January 26, 2015

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Google to change privacy policy following UK probe

The search giant has signed an agreement promising to improve how it gathers personal data from users in Britain.

By January 30, 2015

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What's new on Netflix and Amazon for February

Find out what you should add to your watch list because these videos are either brand new or going offline very soon.

By January 29, 2015

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Google's search for sales, profit falls short

The search giant continues to pull in billions from its search and advertising business, even as the company looks for other ways to make money.

By January 29, 2015

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FCC rakes in $45 billion from wireless spectrum auction

The record-breaking auction highlights the demand for high-speed wireless service and signals strong promise for the upcoming auction of TV broadcast spectrum.

By January 29, 2015

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Silk Road paid off hackers to keep site running

According to testimony in US federal court, more than a few hackers tried to blackmail the illegal marketplace before it was shut down in 2013 -- and at least two were paid off.

By January 29, 2015

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Google's Great Online Shopping Festival hits Singapore

Taking place on February 2 to 4, the Cyber Monday-style event lets global brands such as Airbnb and Adidas take advantage of the city-state's high broadband penetration.

By January 29, 2015

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Sony said to be slashing 1,000 more jobs in mobile division

The cuts would reportedly be in addition to 1,000 jobs Sony already said it would eliminate in smartphone and tablet unit.

By January 28, 2015