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break-ups

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US expresses 'concern' over EU proposal to break up Google

The United States Mission to the European Union says antitrust issues should not be "politicized."

By November 25, 2014

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Asteroid breaks up just like in Atari game

A phenomenon known as "YORP torque" is ripping an asteroid apart, and thanks to a team of telescopes, astronomers have been able to watch for the first time ever.

By March 6, 2014

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Microsoft just made it harder to break up the company

Latest sales for Surface, Xbox, and Bing present the next CEO with an increasingly tough decision.

By February 11, 2014

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BlackBerry rejected takeover offer as 'breaking up' the firm

The Canadian company opted not to sell off parts of it as it wouldn't be in the interests of its stakeholders.

By November 9, 2013

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Vast meteorite pulled from Russian lake, breaks up

It's half a ton big and it came from outer space. At least that's what Russian scientists say. Yet when they try to weigh it, it breaks into pieces.

By October 16, 2013

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The make(out)-or-break(up) for Google Glass: Dating

Yes, people have already begun to experiment with wearing Google Glass on a date. Is it a love-killer? Or does it create a frisson of excitement?

By June 1, 2013

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Break up Sony, hedge fund chief urges

Daniel Loeb, founder of Third Point, wants Sony to spin off its entertainment division and sell its profitable insurance unit, in order to focus on reviving the electronics arm.

By May 14, 2013

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Facebook makes break-ups harder to take, study says

There is a certain torture that social networking brings, a University of California, Santa Cruz study finds. Many find it difficult to delete digital memories.

By May 12, 2013

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HP's Whitman: No plans to break up company

In response to a question from an analyst during an earnings call, Hewlett-Packard chief reiterates the company's "better together" strategy.

By February 21, 2013

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Freaked out about Facebook privacy? Then break up already

Yes, it's a complicated relationship, but reasonable concerns about user privacy have given way to paranoia.

By September 25, 2012