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Chipmakers Avago, Broadcom join forces in $37B merger

The combination continues the consolidation in the chips business, as firms bulk up to better supply components to more connected gadgets.

By May 28, 2015

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T-Mobile CEO: Cable and wireless, a match made in heaven

The US mobile market has been too narrowly focused on M&A opportunities, and should start looking to adjacent markets like cable broadband, says T-Mobile CEO John Legere.

By April 28, 2015

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Charter to buy cable operator Bright House for $10.4 billion

If the deal is approved, Charter Communications will become the No. 2 cable company in the US, at a time when more people are cutting the cord in favor of services like Netflix and Amazon Prime.

By March 31, 2015

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Nest and Dropcam take another step toward brand integration

Nest needs its Dropcam customers to ditch their old camera logins for new Nest accounts.

By March 7, 2015

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IKEA to sell furniture that can wirelessly charge your phone

You'll be able to drop a compatible smartphone on your IKEA nightstand for a quick charge.

By February 28, 2015

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Time Warner Cable gets in on the 'curse out your customer' trend

Technically Incorrect: A California woman gets a letter from Time Warner Cable, with her first name changed to the C-word.

By February 20, 2015

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Expedia snaps up rival Orbitz for $1.3 billion

The two online travel companies will come together in hopes of fighting Priceline, Expedia's much larger competitor.

By February 12, 2015

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Lenovo third-quarter profit beats estimates on smartphone boost

Lenovo's Q3 net income declined 4.6 percent to $253 million, but the company came in better than expected after its Motorola acquisition.

By February 2, 2015

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Samsung, SmartThings and the open door to the smart home (Q&A)

SmartThings CEO Alex Hawkinson explains what the smart home means to parent Samsung and how Apple's HomeKit fits in.

By January 12, 2015

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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