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Here's why Lenovo bought Motorola (Hint: mobile growth is skyrocketing)

The company's own numbers show that its two year old smartphone venture has outdone its core PC business for the first time.

By February 25, 2014

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Spotify's mobile users skyrocket since free streaming launch

The music streaming service's listener base is growing -- four times as many people are downloading the mobile app than a week ago.

By December 19, 2013

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Inside Scoop: Twitter's stock skyrockets

CNET's Kara Tsuboi and Senior Reporter Daniel Terdiman discuss Twitter's initial public offering. Find out what this social-media giant learned from Facebook's IPO, how it plans to turn a profit, and why tweets will no longer be your standard 140-character messages.

By November 7, 2013

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Laser pointer attacks on airplanes skyrocketing

The number of incidents of people hitting airplanes with laser pointers is up 1,100 percent since 2005, according to a study.

By October 21, 2013

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Facebook skyrockets back to within cents of IPO price

After a tumultuous year, the social network's blossoming mobile business has finally made believers out of skeptics.

By July 30, 2013

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Judge denies Apple's request for injunction against Samsung

A US judge rules that Apple won't "suffer irreparable harm" if Samsung continues to sell various older smartphone models that may include patent-infringing components.

By August 27, 2014

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Facebook's mobile ad revenue forecasted to skyrocket in 2013

With little more than one year of working on mobile advertising, the social network will grab nearly 30 percent of the mobile display market this year, eMarketer predicts.

By April 3, 2013

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Teen smartphone ownership skyrockets in U.S.

A new Pew survey shows that 37 percent of all teenagers own a smartphone, and for many of them it's their main way to access the Internet.

By March 12, 2013

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Fitness fanatics are driving a mobile app usage boom

Just ahead of Apple's HealthKit and Google's rumored Google Fit, health and fitness apps skyrocket with a 62 percent increase in usage -- that's a rate 87 percent faster than the rest of the app industry.

By June 19, 2014

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Olympic opener tops iPlayer as mobile viewing skyrockets

36.5 billion minutes of programming were transmitted through iPlayer, the BBC says.

By January 25, 2013