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Intel's slowdown in PC business offset by growth in data centers

The chipmaker reports first-quarter revenue is mostly flat, though it does see a slight rise in income.

By April 14, 2015

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Verizon tops Q2 expectations as tablet demand drives growth

The company adds 1.15 million new tablets in the period, offsetting a slowdown in smartphone growth.

By July 22, 2014

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B&N unveils $249 Nook Tablet, $99 Nook Touch, to offset Amazon

Barnes & Noble answers Amazon's Kindle challenge with the promising $249 Nook Tablet and a price cut on the Nook Touch e-reader.

By November 7, 2011

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Sprint Q4 loss widens to $1.32B as Nextel customers flee

Sprint's Nextel platform lost more than 1 million subscribers, offsetting progress made by its core business. The company sold 2.2 million iPhones in the period.

By February 7, 2013

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Electronics load offsets home efficiency gains

The overall energy efficiency of U.S. homes has improved since the 1970s, but those advances are partially undercut by more numerous appliances and electronic gadgets.

By March 30, 2011

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Flower power: Ford interiors made of tropical plant

The door bolsters inside Ford's latest Escape SUV will be made with a tropical plant called kenaf, offsetting 300 pounds of oil-based reins per year. The SUV will be 85 percent recyclable.

By January 26, 2012

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Yahoo redesigns data center, ditches carbon offsets

This post was corrected after Yahoo clarified the new data center will be in Lockport, N.Y., just outside of Buffalo.

By June 30, 2009

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Yahoo redesigns data center, ditches carbon offsets

A new data center in Lockport, N.Y., is part of a strategy that Yahoo believes will allow it to end carbon offset purchases to reach carbon-neutral status.

By June 30, 2009

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Do Google's carbon offsets add up to much?

Google's decision to purchase controversial carbon offsets is flawed, but it doesn't obscure legitimate efforts to measure and reduce its greenhouse gas emissions.

By May 7, 2009

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Virgin America offers consumer carbon offsets

But will already cash-strapped consumers take the opportunity to donate to clean-air projects?

By December 4, 2008