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Obama picks former Googler to head federal tech overhaul

To avoid another Healthcare.gov debacle, President Obama hires a team of techies to clean up government IT systems and websites.

By August 12, 2014

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Zynga presses pause on game launches as sales outlook drops

The gaming company cuts outlook after its says revamps of hit games, including Words With Friends, will take longer. But, it says, new efforts should prove fruitful.

By August 7, 2014

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Did Microsoft hand Nokia second-guessers a new reason for old critique?

Microsoft says its newly acquired Nokia handset business is on track to hit breakeven by fiscal 2016. In the meantime, it's the proverbial work in progress as management looks to cut costs.

By July 23, 2014

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Satya Nadella: Microsoft will 'reinvent productivity'

Microsoft's CEO gives employees new marching orders: the focus is productivity and platforms, not devices and services.

By July 10, 2014

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HP to cut thousands of jobs as earnings miss

Hidden amid Hewlett-Packard's second-quarter report is news that up to 16,000 more jobs are on the chopping block.

By May 22, 2014

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Marissa Mayer wants Yahoo to be big in mobile. Meet Aviate

Of the almost 40 companies Marissa Mayer acquired since taking over Yahoo in 2012, artificial intelligence service Aviate — and not Tumblr — may turn out to be the biggest catch.

By April 9, 2014

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Sony to shutter 20 stores in US, implement staff cuts

Sony is shutting down US stores and going ahead with staff cuts, in the wake of the expected sale of its PC business.

By February 26, 2014

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Google's Motorola burden gets bigger: Loss widens to $342M

The Motorola Mobility unit sees its loss widen by 75 percent, although its revenue rose 18 percent over last year.

By July 18, 2013

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Apple boosts R&D spending

The company, in search of new product categories, has boosted its R&D spending 33 percent for the six months ending March 31.

By April 25, 2013

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Devices and services? Microsoft hiring remains software focused

Griffin Securities analyzed the more than 2,000 job openings at Microsoft and found that the lion's share of the vacancies are for software engineers.

By April 10, 2013