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An old film canister just fetched $13,000 at auction

When bidding on detritus you'd probably walk past at a flea market, it's not the condition of the item that counts, it's where it's been.

By April 26, 2015

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Comcast calls off Time Warner Cable merger

Scrutiny from regulators proves too much for a proposed $45 billion deal to combine the two biggest US cable operators. However, the merger frenzy may start back up, thanks to Charter Communications.

By April 24, 2015

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Hillary Clinton ramps up 2016 presidential bid with social media

With plans to head toward Iowa to start her US presidential campaign, Hillary Clinton is also hitting digital trails on YouTube, Facebook, and Twitter.

By April 12, 2015

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HTC Chairwoman Wang takes over as CEO in comeback bid

Cher Wang replaces fellow co-founder Peter Chou, who will focus on developing new products. But with a tough year ahead, can she get HTC back on track?

By March 20, 2015

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​Microsoft joins with Mozilla in bid for fast Web apps

In Windows 10, Microsoft's browsers -- both IE and Spartan -- will get the tech Firefox uses to speed up Web-based games. And that's a challenge to Windows itself.

By February 19, 2015

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See Microsoft's Cortana-driven Work Assistant do someone's bidding

A new video purports to show the product, now being privately tested, in action. Destined for Windows 10, Work Assistant will enable you to give commands to your Office apps.

By February 9, 2015

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France's Iliad bids adieu to T-Mobile, withdraws takeover bid

French telecom provider says T-Mobile and parent company Deutsche Telekom refused to entertain its new offer.

By October 13, 2014

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Apple nixes Sony's bid to bring 'The Interview' to iTunes, report says

In its quest to get "The Interview" on Apple's iTunes, Sony even sought help from the White House, according to the New York Times.

By December 24, 2014

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Amazon now lets you bid for fine arts, collectibles

In an attempt to drive more sales, Amazon's new Make an Offer feature allows you to negotiate with sellers on the price of collectible items.

By December 9, 2014

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Comcast to ditch $45.2B takeover of Time Warner Cable, report says

After meeting with regulators, Comcast looks to be giving up on its plan to acquire the cable giant, according to Bloomberg.

By April 23, 2015