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Apple and Google take divergent paths on Wall Street

Last year, Apple was heading for a $1,000 stock price. Now it's Google, as the two tech giants battle to win the hearts and minds of users on the go and in the cloud.

By March 7, 2013

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AMD, Nvidia graphics chip designs diverge

AMD and Nvidia are launching graphics chips based on distinctly different design philosophies.

By June 16, 2008

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More divergence or better convergence?

Not just because of Apple, convergence is -- once again -- all the rage. However, both the history of convergent products and recent research suggest that convergence may not be the (only) holy grail of innovation.

By September 22, 2007

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Micro-productivity: man vs. machine, divergence vs. convergence

According to a McKinsey & Company study of US economic activity, "Raising the productivity of employees whose jobs can't be automated is the next big performance challenge."

By September 14, 2007

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New and Noteworthy: Apple diverging from Open Source tree for Safari?; IT support for Macs

New and Noteworthy: Apple diverging from Open Source tree for Safari?; IT support for Macs

By May 12, 2005

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For Black Friday, Apple favors gift cards over discounts

In an unusual twist that goes against its traditional Black Friday plans, Apple is offering gift cards up to $150 instead of straight product discounts.

By November 29, 2013

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WebKit fracture puts a pinch on open-source browser efforts

With Google concentrating on its own Blink, Apple is tightening the WebKit browser engine code base. That'll limit other projects seeking to customize the browser.

By April 5, 2013

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Will Samsung top Apple by withholding revolutionary tech?

Samsung leads the way in the technology that will drive the next big transformation in mobile devices. Could it withhold the innovation from Apple?

By December 21, 2012

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Google parts ways with Apple over WebKit, launches Blink

Both Chrome and Safari will move faster when uncoupled from each other, Google argues. But it's not just about technology: Social issues also factored into the schism.

By April 3, 2013

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Survey: Mac users more educated, less Harley-loving

A survey of more than 388,000 people conducted by Hunch suggests not only that those with Macs are more educated, but that they are younger and eat more hummus.

By April 24, 2011