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Pandora's metrics miss biggest plot point, and it's not Apple

The latest listener stats reveal a service that's still getting bigger but finding it harder to grow as fast as it once did. The most important numbers for Pandora now are the ones preceded by dollar signs.

By October 3, 2013

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Verizon earns top marks in newest RootMetrics report

While all of the big four carriers fared well in calls and text, Verizon provided the best data experience in 2012.

By April 26, 2013

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Microsoft acquires cloud-monitoring startup MetricsHub

The Bellevue, Wash.-based company, which automates cloud performance management, also announces that its formerly paid service will now be available for free.

By March 4, 2013

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Samsung tops Apple in another metric -- top chip buyer

The Korean electronics giant, which sells the most mobile phones in the world, became the biggest purchaser of semiconductors in 2012, tech research firm Gartner says.

By January 23, 2013

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Metrics for Intel's power-frugal Ivy Bridge chips questioned

Intel used a new power efficiency measurement for its new Ivy Bridge chips. Ars Technica is calling this into question.

By January 9, 2013

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RootMetrics: T-Mobile 4G is faster than you think

A quarterly review of six U.S. carriers shows T-Mobile outperforming three, including the top-tier Sprint.

By May 10, 2012

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Metrics Watch: What does Square's $4B in transactions really mean?

The mobile payments startup won some great press after announcing it's processing $4 billion a year. It's not as terrific as it seems.

By March 5, 2012

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RootMetrics crowns Verizon as top carrier for 2011

RootMetrics, an independent phone carrier analyst group, dubbed Verizon as LTE king in its year in review report.

By January 31, 2012

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Crowdsourced RootMetrics for Android tests carrier coverage

A new Android app combines crowdsourcing with diagnostic testing to help put a finger on the pulse of the nation's voice and data coverage by carrier.

By April 6, 2011

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Global metric for data center efficiency adopted

The EU, U.S., Japan, and the Green Grid industry group are using PUE, or power-usage effectiveness, as the metric for gauging and comparing energy use.

By April 7, 2010