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Correction: What Zuckerberg must do to right the Facebook ship

An earlier version of this piece incorrectly compared Facebook's quarterly average revenue per user (ARPU) to the annual ARPU that would justify its IPO share price. Facebook's annualized ARPU is currently $5.12; it would need to rise above $33 with its current user base to justify a $38 share price.

By Aug. 23, 2012


Meeker: People are flocking to mobile, but where's the money?

New data from VC Mary Meeker vividly illustrates just how quickly mobile use is taking off around the world -- and how hard it is for companies to capitalize on it.

By May. 30, 2012


Carriers: down with unlimited data and free services

Mobile network operators at Mobile World Congress press for better government treatment, fewer free services, and no unlimited data plans.

By Feb. 24, 2014


What Comcast's buyout of Time Warner Cable means for you (FAQ)

The $45 billion deal has the potential to shake up the pay-TV business -- or does it? CNET explains how it affects you.

By Feb. 14, 2014


T-Mobile USA loses 492,000 contract customers in Q3

A massive charge from the T-Mobile USA and MetroPCS merger hits T-Mobile's bottom line for the third quarter.

By Nov. 8, 2012


Waiting for Facebook to hit IPO price again? Keep waiting

commentary If you believe Facebook's stock is a buy after its post-IPO fall, read this before calling your broker.

By Aug. 8, 2012


Twitter's IPO filing: 6 surprises

At more than 164 pages, the social network's prospectus obscures a number of fun factoids that you don't want to miss.

By Oct. 3, 2013


T-Mobile's losses widen as the carrier promotes 'Uncarrier'

Carrier reports a fourth quarter loss of $20 million up from a loss of $8 million a year earlier as the company spends more to acquire new customers.

By Feb. 25, 2014


A beginner's guide to more telecom jargon

In part 2 of the guide, CNET explains the difference between postpaid and prepaid, and why M2M isn't some new chocolate candy.

By Jul. 25, 2011


What Zuckerberg must do to right the Facebook ship

Investors are starting to panic. CEO Mark Zuckerberg needs to calm the masses while building revenue-generating products.

By Aug. 23, 2012