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Windows 1.0: The flop that created an empire

Two years later than planned, Microsoft's new graphical operating system went on sale November 20, 1985. It wasn't worth the wait. But a bigger story was soon to unfold.

By Nov. 20, 2013

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No, Galaxy Gear could still be massive flop

CNET takes a look at why 800,000 units over two months isn't as impressive as it first seemed.

By Nov. 19, 2013

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Microsoft's fourth quarter unravels, Surface RT bet a flop

Company's fourth-quarter financials miss estimates, and the software giant is left holding the bag on Surface RT units.

By Jul. 18, 2013

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Microsoft shares hit five-year high despite Windows 8 flop

With solid earnings and big growth in corporate sales and cloud-computing technology, Microsoft's stock reaches levels not seen since 2007.

By Apr. 30, 2013

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Lawsuits over Facebook's IPO flop to be consolidated in NY

The roughly 50 lawsuits brought against the social network and its underwriters are being joined into one case to be heard before a federal judge in Manhattan.

By Oct. 4, 2012

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Apple's map flop stirs new mobile battle

Apple launches a glitchy, incomplete maps app for iOS 6 while Google improves its Maps for Android.

By Sep. 20, 2012

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Apple's map flop stirs new mobile battle

Apple launches a glitchy, incomplete maps app for iOS 6 while Google improves its Maps for Android.

By Sep. 20, 2012

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Judge tosses some shareholder suits over Facebook's IPO flop

Several class action lawsuits against the social network are dismissed when judge rules Facebook "made express and extensive warnings" about its revenue growth before its IPO.

By Feb. 13, 2013

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Nasdaq said to be settling with SEC over Facebook's IPO flop

U.S. regulators are rumored to be discussing a settlement with the stock exchange over an investigation into technical glitches that cost investors millions on the first day of trading.

By Feb. 5, 2013

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Nasdaq CEO: 'Arrogance' led to Facebook IPO flop

Robert Greifeld says Nasdaq executives put too much confidence in the assurances made by the stock exchange's technology group.

By Jun. 25, 2012