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Private equity firm to buy LightSquared

The Wall Street Journal reported Wednesday that the private equity firm Centerbridge Partners has a tentative deal to buy wireless broadband provider LightSquared out of bankruptcy in a deal worth $3.3 billion.

By December 11, 2013

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Tech Retrospect: Microsoft strikes back

Microsoft is looking for love, your love, and it might just get it. Also, SpaceX CEO Elon Musk gets more money, and BlackBerry CEO John Chen makes a ridiculous request. All that and more in this look back at the week in tech.

By January 23, 2015

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Elon Musk plans to build Hyperloop test track

The CEO of SpaceX and Tesla wants to speed up the development of 800-mph tube transport. He's willing to pay for testing -- most likely in Texas -- to make it happen.

By January 15, 2015

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Box moves forward with IPO, hoping to raise $187 million

Nearly a year after filing for an IPO, Box finds market conditions more favorable for going public.

By January 9, 2015

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You win or you IMAX: 'Game of Thrones' coming to movie theatres

Scheming nobles, dragons and lopped-off heads will appear the size of houses when the HBO show arrives on the biggest of screens.

By January 6, 2015

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Baidu confirms investment in Uber

As part of their deal, the China-based search engine will also integrate the car-ride service into its mapping and mobile search apps. The amount of the investment was not disclosed.

By December 17, 2014

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'Data stash'? Why T-Mobile doesn't just call it rollover data

AT&T actually owns the use of the term "rollover" from its days when it rolled over minutes as Cingular Wireless.

By December 16, 2014

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Uber could face charges in Brussels, reports say

Belgium's capital allegedly plans to file a complaint against Uber as the ride-sharing service continues to operate despite being banned in the city. Also, reports surface of a possible investment from Baidu.

By December 12, 2014

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Microsoft, B&N dissolve Nook marriage for $62 million

Barnes & Noble will acquire all of Microsoft's stake in Nook Media for $62.4 million in cash and 2.7 million shares of B&N stock.

By December 4, 2014

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Uber said to be near funding round that doubles its valuation

Ride-sharing startup is close to a $1 billion funding round that would give it a valuation as high as $40 billion, Bloomberg reports.

By November 25, 2014