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Texts in decline as WhatsApp and friends set to send 300bn messages

Experts say WhatsApp and the like contributed to the number of text messages sent falling for the first time last year.

By Jan. 13, 2014

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Blockbuster is back: 10 new stores to open this year

DVD rental chain Blockbuster is coming back, with new stores, its postal DVD service, and streaming options all on the cards.

By Feb. 28, 2014

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Smartphone shipments to hit 1 billion this year, says report

That number could actually come closer to 2 billion, according to accounting firm Deloitte -- at least based on its definition of a smartphone.

By Jan. 7, 2013

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HMV stops online orders as potential buyers circle

HMV has halted online purchases -- it's now only doing business through its high street shops.

By Jan. 16, 2013

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Following Christmas boom, half of all Britons use a tablet

Between 12 million and 13 million tablets were sold in the UK this year, research says, and soon half of all Britons will be using one.

By Dec. 30, 2013

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HMV closes completely in Ireland, 300 jobs lost

All 16 Irish branches of ailing music and DVD shop HMV will stay closed, leaving 300 people out of a job.

By Feb. 13, 2013

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HP execs were aware of Autonomy's sales practices -- report

Hewlett-Packard knew about Autonomy's accounting issues long before it accused the firm of fraud, a new report says.

By Feb. 18, 2014

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Comet closes for good, as government investigation begins

The Comet sale closes its doors today as the final shops shut. But the government wants to make sure all is in order.

By Dec. 18, 2012

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Comet sale will honour gift cards as Dixons tries to save staff

Despite earlier fears, the ailing retailer's upcoming fire sale will see vouchers and gift cards honoured.

By Nov. 7, 2012

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41 Comet stores to close by the end of the month

Beleaguered tech retailer Comet will be closing the doors of 41 of its 236 stores.

By Nov. 19, 2012