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Your refusal to join Twitter is taking a toll

Though it's popular with an in crowd of entertainers, politicos and hipsters, the microblogging service is having a hard time getting regular people to join. That's a problem, a big problem.

By February 10, 2016

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Magic Leap has something better than a product: Potential

It may seem like the hype around virtual and augmented reality technologies couldn't get any bigger. But a new $800 million investment in Magic Leap shows that promise matters more than reality.

By February 2, 2016

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Thanks to Apple Watch, smartwatch sales could hit $11.5 billion this year

Apple's smartwatch is leading to the popularity of wearable devices as a "lifestyle trend," says research firm Gartner.

By February 2, 2016

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Rough year ahead for those selling PCs, tablets and smartphones, too

Growth in shipments will be anemic, says researcher Gartner. What'll really hurt is the first-ever slip in spending.

By January 20, 2016

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A new challenger appears: China's Oppo sells 50 million smartphones in 2015

The electronics manufacturer announced that it sold 50 million phones in 2015, which makes it the world's 8th largest maker of mobile phones.

By January 28, 2016

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Smartphone shipments said to have banner year in 2015

Vendors shipped 1.43 billion smartphones last year, a record for one year, according to preliminary results from IDC.

By January 27, 2016

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Samsung still smarting from phone slump

Electronics giant reports 15 percent increase in profits but misses analysts' estimates on softening smartphone sales.

By January 27, 2016

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Your next insurance agent will be a robot

Smarter machines mean more jobs are at risk of automation. Yours may be next.

By January 28, 2016

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Can Apple escape iPhone fatigue?

A year ago, the iPhone 6 helped Apple report the best quarter in its 38-year history. This time around, the company must deal with consumers who don't race to buy the latest smartphone like they once did.

By January 25, 2016

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Apple car project rumors remain unconfirmed amid hiring freeze report

AppleInsider reports that Apple executives are unhappy with the alleged car project's direction, instituting a hiring freeze on the project's staff.

By January 25, 2016