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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

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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

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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

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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

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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

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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

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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

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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

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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

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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