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Nokia phone sales figures drop 30 percent, 'intense competition' to blame

The Finnish firm says lower-priced smartphones and more competition for low-end mobiles has caused the drop in sales for its phone business, which has just been bought by Microsoft.

By April 29, 2014

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Uber accused of playing dirty in competition with Lyft

Lyft claims Uber is trying to lure away its drivers by ordering and then canceling thousands of rides.

By August 11, 2014

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Yosemite's new Notification features have no competition

With the Yosemite public beta now available, CNET takes a deeper dive each week with individual new features from the OS, this week continuing with the Notification Center.

By August 6, 2014

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HTC One M8 sees 'fading sales' as competition intensifies

HTC's newest flagship phone is struggling amid competition from Samsung, Chinese manufacturers, and others, a Canaccord Genuity analyst says.

By July 7, 2014

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Sprint CEO: Wireless merger could increase competition in suburbs

Sprint's CEO Dan Hesse tells CNET that if US regulators allowed more consolidation in the wireless market, rural and suburban markets could see increased competition from a stronger third national carrier.

By June 25, 2014

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Boost Mobile overhauls prepaid plans to stay in competitive mix

Sprint’s prepaid arm faces increasing pressure from a resurgent MetroPCS and an AT&T-backed Leap Wireless.

By May 5, 2014

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Woman wins competition, clones her dog

A British woman passionately needs her 12-year-old dachshund, Winnie, to be copied. So she wins a competition and a Korean company clones Winnie for free.

By April 9, 2014

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Lyft steps up competition with up to 20 percent price drops

Days after raising $250 million in funding, the ride-sharing service announces a nationwide price cut.

By April 7, 2014

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Google Lunar XPrize competition enters milestone phase

There's $30 million available to 18 teams vying to be the first nongovernment entity to land a rover on the moon. Five of those teams are eligible for a $6 million boost this summer.

By April 1, 2014

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Google turns down military money for robot competition

The bipedal Schaft robot, the top scorer in a DARPA competition last year for disaster-response scenarios, will compete in the finals, but now with funding just from Google.

By March 24, 2014