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For Black Friday, Apple favors gift cards over discounts

In an unusual twist that goes against its traditional Black Friday plans, Apple is offering gift cards up to $150 instead of straight product discounts.

By Nov. 29, 2013


Mind-numbing mobile plans do buyers no favors (Smartphones Unlocked)

Carriers' actions and reactions have made calculating the true cost of a smartphone more time-consuming than ever before.

By Oct. 19, 2013


Intel CEO favors SoftBank over Dish for Sprint takeover

Paul Otellini pens a letter to the FCC in support of SoftBank's bid for Sprint, saying the U.S. needs added competition in the wireless space, reports Reuters.

By Apr. 30, 2013


Court favors Facebook in $9.5 million Beacon settlement

Federal court judges says the amount, awarded for a lawsuit about alleged privacy violations, is not too low, Bloomberg reports.

By Sep. 20, 2012


Post SOPA, influential tech investor favors 'blacklisting' pirate sites

VC Fred Wilson says Google, Bing, Facebook, and Twitter should warn people when they try to log in at known pirate sites: "We don't need legislation."

By Feb. 15, 2012


Amazon favors online sales tax--if smaller rivals also have to pay

The retail giant favors collecting sales tax from online vendors, but only if the rules apply to virtually all businesses.

By Dec. 1, 2011


HP chair favors 'HP PC' in name of spin-off--report

Hewlett-Packard's chairman favors keeping HP in the name of a spin-off of its PC business. He also talked about resistance to innovation among investors.

By Sep. 18, 2011


Rare ruling favors Intel pricing policy

A preliminary ruling rejected a claim that Intel's pricing practices hurt consumers.

By Jul. 30, 2010


Carl Icahn says he favors Yahoo-Microsoft search deal

Activist investor who played a central role in last year's acquisition negotiations between the companies says he wants to see a search partnership.

By Jul. 18, 2009


Schwaggin' Wagon cruises for conference party favors

A van-packed posse of social media geeks has come knocking at the Web 2.0 Expo for surplus shwag to donate.

By Apr. 24, 2008