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EA fails to become this year's worst US company

In a surprising first round loss to Time Warner Cable, EA won't manage a three-peat of its difficult crown in the Consumerist's famed competition to find the worst of the worst.

By March 25, 2014


Yahoo's pre-fireworks news: We're buying Xobni

With purchase of e-mail startup, Yahoo might be looking to take over your mobile phone from every possible angle, including where you store your contacts.

By July 3, 2013


eMusic merges with e-book distributor, loses CEO

The pioneer in subscription music appears to be in retreat as tech giants show more interest in the business model.

By March 19, 2013


Signposts on Apple's road to map app mishap

week in review Developers say they warned Apple how bad its in-house app was, while lawmakers tee off on two Chinese communications companies. Also: Windows 8 and iPad Mini on the horizon.

By October 12, 2012


Digital-ad three-way: Yahoo, Microsoft, AOL strike a deal

The three companies will cross-sell each other's ads, supposedly to "reduce friction in the marketplace."

By November 8, 2011


Is the Nokia-Microsoft deal a prelude to a merger?

Nokia and Microsoft may have only announced a strategic partnership but are the two actually picking out china patterns together?

By February 11, 2011


Controversy, confusion over Carrier IQ

week in review Mobile data-logger ignites privacy firestorm, while the FCC slams AT&T's proposed merger with T-Mobile. Also: Facebook settles with FTC.

By December 2, 2011


Reporters' Roundtable episode 100: 11 predictions for 11/11/11

Special guest Tom Merritt joins Rafe Needleman on the 100th episode of the Roundtable to argue over 11 tech predictions for the next 11 years.

By November 11, 2011


EC reportedly prepping 400+ page finding against Google

The European Commission is said to be readying a lengthy Statement of Objections against Google for abusing its market dominance in Web search.

By December 1, 2011


Yet another rumor of AOL split, Yahoo merger

Two rumors we've heard many times before, just usually not at the same time: AOL and Yahoo are heading toward a merger, and AOL is looking to shed dial-up access.

By December 6, 2010