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IBM suing to keep M&A chief away from Dell

IBM says David Johnson, an IBM employee for 27 years, is violating a non-compete clause in his contract by accepting a position at Dell.

By May 27, 2009

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Amazon sues former employee after he leaves for Google

The company alleges that employee, who worked for Amazon Web Services, violated an agreement that kept him from drumming up businesses from AWS customers for more than a year after his departure.

By July 1, 2014

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BOL 1095: The Phrase that Pays from Amazon

Amazon's trying to compete with PayPal with a new service that brings one-click shopping into the rest of the non-Amazon world. We also kick around a rumor of Netflix coming to the Wii and discuss Google and Yahoo music searches. Oh and then Cooley and I

By October 29, 2009

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BOL 1095: The phrase that pays from Amazon

Amazon's trying to compete with PayPal with a new service that brings one-click shopping into the rest of the non-Amazon world. We also kick around a rumor of Netflix coming to the Wii and discuss Google and Yahoo music searches. Oh and then Cooley and I get deep about business models and copyright. That's near the end though. If you don't like lectures.

By October 29, 2009

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Daily Debrief: Why Apple's after a chip designer

A high-profile chip designer is leaving IBM for Apple, causing IBM to file a non-compete lawsuit and creating much speculation over Apple's possible renewed interest in the server market. On this Daily Debrief, CNET's Kara Tsuboi and Tom Krazit discuss the clubby world of chip designers, why IBM cares so much and what this hiring could mean for Apple, a company best known for consumer products.

By October 31, 2008

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eBay turns in strong 4Q, rebuffs Icahn's PayPal spinoff plan

E-commerce company not enamored of the activist investor's suggestion of spinning off the online payments provider.

By January 22, 2014

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Lovefilm becomes 'Prime Instant Video' in Amazon shake-up

Amazon is rolling its Lovefilm Instant streaming service into its Prime free one-day delivery service, for £79 per year.

By February 20, 2014

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Sony SRS-X3 Bluetooth Speaker

With comparably good sound for its size and the addition of speakerphone features, the Sony SRS-X3 mini Bluetooth speaker measures up well against the pricier Bose SoundLink Mini.

August 1, 2014

4 stars Editors' rating August 1, 2014
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Samsung's Galaxy Gear smartwatch to clock in Sept. 4

The device won't come with a flexible display, according to a Samsung executive, but that could eventually change.

By August 27, 2013

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Smartphone surprise success Flappy Bird earns $50K per day

The free smartphone game for iOS and Android that's sucking up all of your spare time is also earning an astounding $50,000 in daily ad revenue.

By February 5, 2014