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Qualcomm feels investor pressure to spin off chip business

Activist investor Jana Partners has asked the chipmaker to divide its chip and patent licensing businesses in hopes of boosting Qualcomm's sagging share prices.

By April 13, 2015

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Bitcoin trader MyCoin shutters, taking $387M in investor funds

Hong Kong-based MyCoin has reportedly closed its doors, with suggestions the operation was a Bitcoin-themed ponzi scheme.

By February 9, 2015

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Spotify said to be raising half a billion dollars from private investors

The music-streaming company could double the amount of funding it has, which might lead to a delayed IPO.

By January 29, 2015

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Amazon surprises investors with a gift of profit

The e-commerce company posts a $214 million profit for the holiday season. CEO Jeff Bezos says Prime membership got a boost of more than 50 percent in the quarter.

By January 29, 2015

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All signs point to 1 million Apple Watch preorders, analysts say

Analysts estimate that Apple's preorders hovered around that milestone figure in the device's first weekend of availability.

By April 13, 2015

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Netflix signs up new members like crazy in record-breaking quarter

The video-streaming service adds 4.9 million new members in the first quarter, hitting milestones both in the US and in its international markets.

By April 15, 2015

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Unhappy Yahoo investors urge merger with AOL

Some investors are less than pleased with the turnaround plan of Yahoo CEO Marissa Mayer and want AOL CEO Tim Armstrong to consider a merger, says Reuters.

By November 12, 2014

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Apple Watch walk-in sales may not start till June

Retail chief Angela Ahrendts says it'll be online orders only through May for the Apple Watch, reports say. Meanwhile, one analyst's estimate for preorders jumps to 2.3 million.

By April 16, 2015

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Facebook investors spooked by spending warning

News of continued growth in users and profit last quarter gets overshadowed by concerns over future spending on acquisitions, headcount and other items.

By October 28, 2014

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Investors snub Amazon, but Wall Street analysts remain loyalists

Financial analysts continue to focus on Amazon's long-term growth, despite back-to-back quarters of losses.

By October 24, 2014