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A spin on Google Glass and smart chopsticks on Baidu's menu

Baidu unveiled two new devices that were atypical of the Chinese search company's core software business, but like another certain search giant, it's an extension of the company's vision for building a connected world around its search engine.

By September 4, 2014

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Baidu confirms investment in Uber

As part of their deal, the China-based search engine will also integrate the car-ride service into its mapping and mobile search apps. The amount of the investment was not disclosed.

By December 17, 2014

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Alleged prototype of Microsoft flagship smartphone surfaces in photos

The phone, reportedly codenamed McLaren, was apparently set to become a new flagship Lumia smartphone for Microsoft but was dropped at some point this year.

By December 11, 2014

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Uber could face charges in Brussels, reports say

Belgium's capital allegedly plans to file a complaint against Uber as the ride-sharing service continues to operate despite being banned in the city. Also, reports surface of a possible investment from Baidu.

By December 12, 2014

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Boston Uber driver charged with sexual assault

A Boston Uber driver who allegedly attacked a woman is charged with rape, kidnapping and two counts of assault and battery.

By December 18, 2014

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Baidu in talks to create smart TVs -- report

The Chinese search giant is said to be in discussions with Huan Technology to develop a set-top box or chip for smart TVs -- a move designed to take on Alibaba's move into Internet TV.

By August 28, 2013

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Firefox maker remains 'utterly confident' as revenue growth sputters

After years of surging revenue, Firefox developer Mozilla saw a rise of only 1 percent in 2013. Still, it did reach $314 million, and Mozilla's leaders say they're upbeat.

By November 21, 2014

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Firefox dumps Google for search, signs on with Yahoo

Google's 10-year run as Firefox's default search engine in the US is over. Yahoo wants more search traffic, and a deal with Mozilla will bring it.

By November 19, 2014

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Baidu to spend $1.9 billion on app distribution company

The acquisition of 91 Wireless, a Chinese app platform company, helps Baidu expand its presence in the mobile app space.

By July 16, 2013

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Spartan Apus Launcher conquers 30 million users internationally

Chinese company Apus has released its pared-down Android launcher to massive international success. But it's doing it without focusing on the Chinese market. We sat down with founder Li Tao to find out why.

By October 29, 2014