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Ubuntu Edge price cut to £445 after 'supplier negotiations'

The crowd-funded phone has dropped its price, with 14 days left to go before it becomes a reality.

By August 8, 2013

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Knee Defender passenger thrown off flight: I'm ashamed

James Beach, the man who used the controversial seat-locking device, inciting an altercation on a flight that had to be diverted, admits he behaved badly. He still loves his Knee Defender, however.

By September 3, 2014

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Vexed in the city: Tech's fraught transformation of San Francisco 2014

The city once known for the summer of love is now dealing with a different kind of emotion. An influx of thousands of techies is feeding an unprecedented economic boom -- and generating a whole lot of angst.

By August 20, 2014

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Hachette CEO snaps back at Amazon in e-book dispute

The book publisher criticizes Amazon's negotiation tactics in their dispute over e-book prices.

By August 11, 2014

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Fox drops bid to buy Time Warner

CEO Rupert Murdoch says Time Warner has "refused to engage" in a "highly compelling" offer.

By August 5, 2014

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Murdoch wanted to buy Time Warner for $80B

The 21st Century Fox bid for its rival goes nowhere as Time Warner indicates Fox could never muster an acceptable offer. Still, investors take a shine to Time Warner shares.

By July 16, 2014

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Amazon acknowledges contract standoff with Hachette

Internet retail giant admits restricting sales of the publisher's titles but calls it a justified negotiating approach.

By May 27, 2014

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Modern love: Introducing the social-media prenup

Some couples are resorting to written agreements about what can be posted and where. Financial penalties for transgression are imposed.

By June 6, 2014

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Amazon to launch mystery product with public spectacle

The e-commerce company invited customers to compete for the chance to join CEO Jeff Bezos at a new product event. Best bet: It's a new Amazon smartphone.

By June 4, 2014

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How Google found the best route for the Netflix era

Commentary: The answer to better, faster video-streaming services over the Internet can be summed up in one word -- competition.

By May 23, 2014