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Where can Microsoft's Windows Phone go from here?

With its biggest hardware gamble a failure and Windows 10 about to arrive, the software maker is pressed to prove what it can achieve in the phone business.

By July 27, 2015

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Verizon sheds select wireline assets, cell towers for $15.5B

Frontier Communications will pick up parts of Verizon's landline business, while American Tower will pick up the rights to 11,300 cellular towers.

By February 5, 2015

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Verizon to say farewell to cell towers, wireline assets?

The company is close to selling off parts of its wireline business and cellular towers for $10 billion so it can focus on its core wireless service, The Wall Street Journal reports.

By February 2, 2015

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Landscape of no fear: Sea turtles don't avoid hungry tiger sharks the way you'd think

Sea turtles don't alter their movements to avoid shark attacks, researchers find, which means sea turtles are tougher than most of us.

By July 28, 2015

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Hisense to buy Sharp America in $23.7M deal

Chinese manufacturer Hisense is making a play at the American TV market by buying out Sharp America, taking over the Japanese company's Mexican factory and gaining rights to the Sharp brand in North and South America.

By July 31, 2015

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Nokia's purchase of Alcatel-Lucent gets the green light in Europe

The $16.6 billion deal will see the companies combine their networking and telecoms strengths.

By July 24, 2015

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Hackers of cheaters' site Ashley Madison threaten to expose user profiles

Those who broke into the site are reportedly threatening to post stolen user information every day the "discreet" affair network remains online.

By July 20, 2015

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What have we learned from Google Fiber?

Commentary: Blair Levin, chief author of the National Broadband Plan, offers insight on what Google Fiber has taught policymakers about how to get very high-speed broadband service to all Americans.

By July 31, 2015

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eBay buying Twice in hopes of bringing back amateur sellers

The e-commerce company is working to make selling on eBay easier, and it will use tech from the specialist in second-hand clothing to power its new eBay Valet service.

By July 20, 2015

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F-U-N-D-E-D: Tesla-wannabe Elio Motors raises big from the crowd -- or did it?

The would-be automaker's path highlights the untested (and weird) waters of the new era in crowdfunding.

By July 17, 2015