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AT&T third-quarter profit falls short even as it adds 2M wireless customers

The company's growth was driven largely by connected devices like the connected car, but there was also a healthy mix of smartphone and tablet growth.

By October 22, 2014

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Judge rejects $324.5M wage-fixing deal struck by Apple, Google, others as too low

Judge Lucy Koh says class action suit, also involving Intel and Adobe, has compelling evidence that former Apple CEO Steve Jobs was "a, if not the, central figure in the alleged conspiracy."

By August 8, 2014

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UK government brands trolls 'baying cowards' ahead of stiff, new prison sentences

Planned new laws could put British Internet abusers behind bars for up to two years.

By October 20, 2014

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Elon Musk: I'm afraid of the Terminator

The Tesla CEO echoes the words earlier this week of Stephen Hawking, and says he invests in AI so he can keep an eye on it.

By June 18, 2014

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Watch laser-guided Sea-Monkeys stir up a watery vortex

"Coaxing Sea-Monkeys to swim when and where you want them to is even more difficult than it sounds," says Caltech scientist studying the critters' impact on ocean currents.

By October 1, 2014

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Why I'm not ready to go back to iCloud -- yet

Apple is bulking up its iCloud offering while making it more reasonably priced. But a bad experience with the current version makes going back difficult.

By June 5, 2014

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New Zealand secretly built spying program, report says

The New Zealand government constructed a mass surveillance program as part of the 'Five Eyes' international data-sharing network, despite public denial of the surveillance, says Edward Snowden.

By September 15, 2014

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Apple welcomes new retail chief Ahrendts with $68M stock grant

The company awarded former Burberry CEO Angela Ahrendts a grant of 113,334 restricted stock units during her first week on the job.

By May 5, 2014

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Samsung still owes Apple $119.6M after jury reshuffles damages

The jury awarded Apple $4 million in additional damages for one version of the Galaxy S2, but lowered the amount on another variant, leaving the total unchanged.

By May 5, 2014

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AT&T wants in on online video -- and promises $500M in funding

AT&T partners with the Chernin Group to jointly commit $500 million in investment to new online video ventures.

By April 22, 2014