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Behind Google profits, massive spending on computing gear

Google's spending on infrastructure is big and getting bigger -- more than doubling to $2.23 billion in the fourth quarter of 2013.

By Jan. 31, 2014

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Samsung profits tumble for first time in two years

The South Korean phone-maker posted record profits overall, but had a weak end to 2013.

By Jan. 24, 2014

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HTC vows to cut costs to revive profits

Expecting a sluggish fourth quarter, the company plans to chop expenses 25 percent.

By Nov. 5, 2013

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Silver Spring seeks new profits from smart-city infrastructure

Internet-enabled traffic signals, streetlights, and natural gas meters are expensive to deploy. One company hopes selling the technology as a service will help its business.

By Nov. 19, 2013

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Why Twitter gets a pass -- even without a sign of profits

Public. Real-time. Conversational. Distributed. The staccato pitch has a very rich ring to investors.

By Nov. 7, 2013

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Apple whiffs on iPad Mini price, choosing profits over share

The electronics giant's higher pricing for its 7.9-inch tablet causes it to miss out on some big opportunities, like shaking up the tablet market again.

By Oct. 22, 2013

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Foxconn set to spin off the 'conn,' boost profits

Hon Hai Precision Industry Chairman and CEO Terry Gou says that his company's profits will "surpass last year's," in part by spinning off its connector business.

By Jun. 26, 2013

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Samsung makes record profits as HTC posts first ever loss

Samsung has announced record profits for the third quarter of the year, while HTC confirmed it had lost money for the first time since going public.

By Oct. 4, 2013

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How NSA snooping secures profits for famed privacy pro (Q&A)

Government surveillance has been a business boon for PGP creator Phil Zimmermann, whose company Silent Circle counts SEALs and the CIA as clients. Plus: why encryption needs a "Spartacus" moment.

By Sep. 30, 2013