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Electrolux to vacuum up GE Appliances for $3.3 billion

GE continues its efforts to refocus its portfolio toward its heavy-industry businesses and away from lower-margin consumer devices.

By September 8, 2014

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Square trying to raise cash on $6 billion valuation, report says

Earlier this year, the mobile payment-processing company valued itself at a mere $5 billion.

By August 27, 2014

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Tablet gaming market expected to exceed $13.3 billion by 2019

Juniper Research says tablet gaming should expand quickly in the next few years as the devices' graphics get sharper and as storage and broadband penetration grow.

By August 26, 2014

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Kabam valuation tops $1 billion with new Alibaba investment

The video game maker has struck an agreement to receive a large investment and publish 10 games in China.

By July 31, 2014

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Amazon vows $2 billion more for India operations

The news comes a day after India-based e-commerce rival Flipkart unveiled a new $1 billion funding round.

By July 30, 2014

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Jon Stewart launches $10 billion 'Kickstarter' to buy CNN

"The Daily Show" host creates LetsBuyCNN.com, a mock Kickstarter site that seeks to buy one of Time Warner's jewels.

By July 23, 2014

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SK Hynix says Toshiba seeking $1.1 billion in damages

Toshiba filed suit against the South Korean company in March, claiming it profited from the theft of flash-memory data.

By July 21, 2014

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LTE mobile connections to hit 1 billion by 2017

LTE will run on 1.8 billion devices by 2019, predicts Juniper Research, representing 22 percent of global active connections.

By July 16, 2014

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IBM spends $3 billion to push the far future of computer chips

Big Blue sets a five-year plan to figure out the manufacturing technology for the great-grandchild of today's chip tech -- and the even more different generations beyond that.

By July 9, 2014

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World Cup first to break 1 billion interactions on Facebook

The international soccer championship is leaving its mark on the social network.

By June 30, 2014