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Facebook profit more than doubles as mobile marches on

The social-networking company beats expectations and points to fast-growing revenue from mobile advertising.

By July 23, 2014

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Yahoo buys startup RayV to bolster online video streaming

The Internet portal shores up the technology behind its aggressive push into the online media scrum.

By July 11, 2014

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Microsoft acquisitions: Its biggest hits and misses

Microsoft has spent a fortune snatching up other companies, and just dropped a cool $7.2 billion on Nokia's phone unit. Here's a look back on the company's biggest hits and misses in the risky acquisition game.

By September 3, 2013

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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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Exclusive: RadiumOne’s very strange story just got stranger

Turns out RadiumOne's fired CEO isn't the only employee with a spotty record, according to the US Secret Service.

By May 8, 2014

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You are the query: Yahoo's bold quest to reinvent search

Yahoo hasn't been known for search since Google took that crown long ago. Can CEO Marissa Mayer turn the company into a player again? She's trying.

By December 3, 2013

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NSA collecting email address books and chat contact lists

More NSA whistleblowing reveals the agency is collecting hundreds of millions of contact lists from email and instant message accounts from around the world.

By October 14, 2013

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NSA said to collect millions of e-mail address books, chat lists

Collection occurs when Internet services transmit the data during routine activity such as composing a message, The Washington Post reports.

By October 14, 2013

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Google celebrates 15 years of its biggest product: You

Google knows more about you than ever before, and you like it that way. How did the popular yet controversial company convince you of its trustworthiness?

By September 26, 2013

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Nokia's business in 2014: Patents, mapping, network gear

After it sells its phone business to Microsoft, Nokia will concentrate on its Here mapping services, its NSN network-equipment business, and licensing its technology and patents.

By September 3, 2013