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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 Jul. 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 Jun. 30, 2014

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Amazon's Fire Phone could fuel $2 billion in sales

CEO Jeff Bezos is betting that customers who like its Prime service will also like the convenience of shopping on Amazon's smartphone. But will they pay for the privilege?

By Jun. 19, 2014

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Intel loses bid to sidestep $1.4 billion EU fine

The EU's second-highest court says it agrees with the European Commission in deciding that Intel acted unfairly against AMD.

By Jun. 12, 2014

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AT&T makes case for $48.5 billion merger with DirecTV

In statement to FCC, firm says without deal neither company can compete against rival cable giants.

By Jun. 11, 2014

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Europe lavishes $3.8 billion on robotics research program

To automate manufacturing instead of watch it move elsewhere, European Commission unveils new robotics funds.

By Jun. 3, 2014

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'Gangnam Style' crossing 2 billion views: How YouTube deals

The K-pop video has galloped its way to another record. How is YouTube managing to keep up with hits like "Gangnam Style" and other viral sensations? CNET's Sumi Das sits down with YouTube's director of engineering.

By May. 30, 2014

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Apple trims Beats price to $3 billion, report says

Now that Apple has completed its due diligence, the New York Post says, it apparently thinks Beats is worth a little less than anticipated.

By May. 28, 2014

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'Gangnam Style' prances toward 2 billion views

The most popular video ever uploaded to YouTube reached 1 billion views in late 2012. Less than two years later, it will add another billion.

By May. 27, 2014

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AT&T may buy DirecTV for $50 billion

The deal, said to be expected soon, would lead to a substantial expansion of AT&T's TV services.

By May. 12, 2014