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Apple defended iPod from hackers, iTunes chief says in antitrust trial

In a trial questioning Apple's use of software updates, iTunes chief Eddy Cue says they were necessary because hackers wanted to break apart the company's digital-music ecosystem.

By December 4, 2014

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Samsung mobile chief keeps job despite sour smartphone sales

But the head of sales and marketing for Samsung's mobile unit is leaving his role, says The Wall Street Journal.

By December 1, 2014

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Ex-BlackBerry chief joins Powermat as CEO

Thorsten Heins, who departed BlackBerry in late 2013, will now lead a wireless-charging company on the cusp of its global expansion.

By November 18, 2014

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AT&T chief says Net neutrality qualms could crimp fiber plans

CEO Randall Stephenson weighs in on President Obama's call for tighter rules on broadband providers. He also talks up AT&T's big bet on Mexico.

By November 12, 2014

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Halo: The Master Chief Collection runs into matchmaking glitch

The suite of past Halo games for the Xbox One is now available through Microsoft and other retailers for $60. However, a problem with matchmaking has put a damper on its first day.

By November 11, 2014

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Sony Mobile appoints new chief as troubles persist

Next month, Hiroki Totoki will take over the division that has yet to make a major mark in smartphones. Sony announces earnings Friday, when it's expected to further slash smartphone shipments.

By October 30, 2014

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Ex-PlayStation US chief says Candy Crush is fun, Xbox on the right path

Jack Tretton, the former head of Sony's PlayStation group in America, talks about mobile devices, women in the industry and the products he coveted from the competition, in an exclusive interview with CNET News.

By October 28, 2014

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Guess who's discovered the joys of Candy Crush -- ex-Sony chief Jack Tretton

The man who helped bring us the PlayStation 4 is now playing Candy Crush, Hay Day and Clash of Clans. Former Sony Computer Entertainment CEO Jack Tretton is trying to figure out his next step after leaving Sony in March. CNET's Ian Scherr sat down for a one-on-one interview to get Tretton's take on his former company and competitors.

By October 28, 2014

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YouTube chief 'optimistic' site will launch music service 'soon'

Susan Wojcicki dodges a question about YouTube's expected music subscription product, saying at the Recode mobile conference that her company is "working on it."

By October 27, 2014

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Vimeo tech chief takes on 'terrifying' online video challenges (Q&A)

Andrew Pile has to make sure his service works with everything from phones to smart TVs, even as video-streaming technology constantly changes.

By October 24, 2014