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European cable firm Altice to buy Cablevision for $17.7 billion

The deal will create the fourth largest cable provider in the United States.

By September 17, 2015


Apple stands by Dre after apology for hurting women

After the rapper became an Apple employee following its $3.3 billion takeover of Beats, attention to his past violence has become the latest barb against the tech industry's treatment of women.

By August 21, 2015


Apple exec Ian Rogers, the main brain behind Beats1 radio, departs

The tech giant loses the executive who built the Beats1 radio channel, the most lauded feature of the Apple Music subscription streaming-music service.

By August 28, 2015


Dish rethinks wireless plans after FCC denies $3.3B spectrum auction discount

Dish's outspoken chairman, Charlie Ergen, says the feds' efforts to deny it a $3.3 billion discount on spectrum it bid on in the last auction has dampened enthusiasm for mergers or participation in an upcoming auction.

By August 5, 2015


LA Reservoir turned into ball pit to combat drought

The Los Angeles Reservoir has been covered with a layer of floating "shade balls" to prevent water loss to evaporation.

By August 13, 2015


Daimler CEO: Nokia Maps bid all about security

Although exact figures haven't been publicly announced, it's believed that Daimler's Mercedes-Benz brand, along with BMW, Volkswagen, and Audi are willing to pay as much as $3.3 billion for Nokia Here.

By July 23, 2015


Galaxy S6 fails to bring back Samsung's mojo

The Korean company reported its seventh straight profit decline in the second quarter and will cut pricing for the Galaxy S6 to attract more buyers.

By July 29, 2015


Amazon's stock hits all-time high after winning Wall Street's expectations game

It's a weird week when Amazon's stock surges on a tiny profit, while Apple's stock retreats after another impressive quarter.

By July 24, 2015


Regulators to deny Dish discounts in spectrum auction, to tune of $3B

The Federal Communications Commission will likely cancel a 25 percent discount that satellite TV provider Dish Network took in the most recent wireless spectrum auction.

By July 23, 2015


Minecraft movie digs up a director: Mac from 'It's Always Sunny in Philadelphia'

Rob McElhenney will craft a movie from the globally popular mining and building game.

By July 22, 2015