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Self-publishing a book: 25 things you need to know

Considering self-publishing a book? CNET's David Carnoy discusses the ins and outs of what it's all about.

By June 13, 2012

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Apple continues investing during bad economy

Many retailers are closing their doors, but not Apple. The company will renovate some of its retail stores and continue to open new ones.

By May 28, 2009

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CNET News Daily Podcast: What new investment means for Facebook

$200 million from Digital Sky will open doors to Europe for the social network; Psystar lawsuit will be delayed after Mac clone maker files for Chapter 11; and spam now makes up 90 percent of all e-mail.

By May 26, 2009

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Facebook investment puts spotlight on Microsoft stake

Although Microsoft may have to take a write-off at some point, the deal was never about the return on that initial investment in the social network.

By May 26, 2009

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North Carolina hopes for $1 billion Apple investment

State lawmakers are trying to sweeten the pot to get Apple to open a server farm there, the Associated Press reports.

By May 26, 2009

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Waste Management invests in trash-to-energy tech

The trash-hauling giant creates a joint venture called S4 Energy Solutions to build plasma gasification systems that convert separated industrial wastes into electricity and liquid fuels.

By May 21, 2009

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Imeem, Lala investments not paying for Warner

Warner Music takes $33 million write-down, most of it on minority stakes it took in Imeem and Lala. Label is also disappointed with MySpace Music's performance.

By May 7, 2009

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Intel invests in chip equipment maker

Chipmaker invests in a major maker of semiconductor production equipment.

By May 4, 2009

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Oil giant Total invests in butanol maker Gevo

Advanced biofuels company attracts investment from Total for a process to turn biomass into butanol, which can be converted into renewable gasoline and jet fuel.

By April 28, 2009

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Open-source VC investments: Time for payback

Venture capitalists have spent $3.2 billion on open-source investments since 1997, according to a 451 Group report. But the open-source ecosystem hasn't been fattening VCs' coffers.

By April 13, 2009