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Inside Bose's secret research lab

Bose has always taken great pride in its technical innovations and the quality of its products. But new CEO Bob Maresca is betting on a new approach to get Bose to the next level: telling people what this secretive company is all about.

By February 3, 2016

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Microsoft taps into AI with SwiftKey app acquisition

Hundreds of millions of people already use the predictive-keyboard app, but Microsoft's real interest lies in its artificial intelligence.

By February 3, 2016

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Alphabet? Google? Either way, it's ready to rumble

Google has always been light-years ahead of its time, thanks to its unconventional co-founders. They're shaking things up, again.

By January 29, 2016

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Expedia's $1.3B acquisition of rival Orbitz wins US approval

Antitrust officials close six-month investigation, finding no competitive harm coming from a merger of the two online travel-booking companies.

By September 16, 2015

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Fitbit gets fashionable, Nintendo teases next mobile game (CNET Update show notes)

Yet another Fitbit joins the flock, but the Alta goes for style -- and bugs you for being boring. Also, Nintendo gives more details on Miitomo, coming next month.

By February 3, 2016

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iPhone 7 Plus may beckon with two rear-facing cameras

Apple's next iPhone needs killer features to revive consumer demand. A dual-camera system could be what catches your eye.

By January 27, 2016

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Amazon rebuffs idea of partnering with PayPal

The e-commerce titan has instead focused on its own online payment method, and says more than 23 million customers have used its Pay With Amazon service.

By January 26, 2016

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AT&T sees video as its new special sauce

The company has big aspirations for its DirecTV acquisition and plans to unveil a new video service before spring.

By January 26, 2016

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Gears of War creator optimistic for Gears of War 4

Cliff Bleszinski recently spoke with a writer on the game and said, "Sounds like we will all be very pleased."

By January 24, 2016

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Microsoft adds Minecraft to your school supplies list

Microsoft expands its vision of using the blocky video game in classrooms with the acquisition of a learning tool called MinecraftEdu.

By January 19, 2016