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Samsung's View gambit, Nintendo's first phone game and tech biopics (CNET UK podcast 455 show notes)

We talk about Samsung's sense-defying 18.4-inch tablet and hear from Raspberry Pi inventor Eben Upton. Hit play below for the latest episode of the UK's best tech podcast.

By October 30, 2015


Sprint's half-off promo pays off with 491,000 new customers

The nation's fourth-largest wireless carrier turns heads and gets back on the path to growth thanks to aggressive discounts.

By January 26, 2016


Qualcomm gambit: Apple 64-bit A7 is a 'gimmick'

A top exec takes a risk by dismissing the new 64-bit A7 too quickly. The chip supplier will likely have a different message if it brings out its own 64-bit design.

By October 2, 2013


The economics behind Amazon's possible set-top box gambit

A Wedbush Securities analyst believes the opportunity could be huge if the retail giant gives away its Amazon Instant Video service for a year to consumers who buy a set-top box.

By April 24, 2013


Google goes after Apple in tablet education

Will Google find success in the educational field where Apple, apparently, has not? Here's Google's gambit.

By July 24, 2013


Google's Google+ gambit: The Madman theory

Is Search, Plus Your World designed to scare Facebook and Twitter to the negotiating table?

By January 29, 2012


Google buys Zagat, in original-content gambit

In a blog post, Google said that Zagat will "be a cornerstone of our local offering." Zagat is best known for its original reviews and rating service.

By September 8, 2011


Facebook sued over social-gaming currency

Gambit, a virtual currency and payment-processing provider, is accusing the social-networking giant of breaking antitrust laws, according to a Bloomberg report.

By October 29, 2012


CNET News Daily Podcast: Behind Google's electric grid gambit

The company fancies itself more--a lot more--than a search provider. And with Tuesday's move toward becoming a power metering firm, that ambition may soon be realized.

By February 10, 2009


Oracle's hardware gambit: Not so crazy

Larry Ellison has a lot riding on Oracle's burgeoning alliance with HP and its new data warehouse appliance. And unlike his failed network computer project a decade ago, this time around, he just might do hardware right.

By September 24, 2008