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FCC rakes in $45 billion from wireless spectrum auction

The record-breaking auction highlights the demand for high-speed wireless service and signals strong promise for the upcoming auction of TV broadcast spectrum.

By January 29, 2015


Exploding Kittens rake in millions on Kickstarter

We interview Matthew Inman of the Oatmeal about his new project Exploding Kittens, a wildly imaginative card game that surpassed $4 million in Kickstarter funding in less than a week.

January 27, 2015


Xiaomi doubled revenue in 2014, raking in $12B

Shipments of handsets from the 4-year-old smartphone maker more than tripled last year, according to the company's CEO.

By January 4, 2015


'The Interview' rakes in $15M online in opening weekend

Sony says controversial movie was rented or purchased online more than 2 million times, making it the studio's most successful online release ever.

By December 28, 2014


Google Lunar XPrize: Astrobotic's rover rakes in $750,000

As one of the commercial teams racing to get to the moon, Pittsburgh-based Astrobotic successfully tests its lunar rover prototype, getting a big, fat check in the Milestone Prize phase of the competition.

By December 24, 2014


Long live Leia! Why Carrie Fisher looks so right in the 'Force Awakens' trailers

Commentary: Leia Organa deserves a face that reflects her age and life experience, says CNET's Bonnie Burton, a lifelong Star Wars fan who can't wait to see Leia be herself again in the new film.

By November 17, 2015


Buy some Ferrari stock today and behold the coolest ticker symbol ever - RACE

The IPO stands to make parent company Fiat Chrysler's wallet a whole lot fatter at a time when it could use a cool billion or two.

By October 21, 2015


Yahoo is trying to become one of the smartphone cool kids

The Internet giant wants to make sure it's relevant on mobile devices -- especially among young people. Is the budding portfolio of CEO Marissa Mayer pointed in the right direction?

By August 8, 2015


YouTube star PewDiePie: I do make a lot of money. So what?

The loud, profane and very popular PewDiePie wants you to chill about how much money he rakes in -- which, for the record, was $7.4 million last year.

By July 8, 2015


Women venture capitalists say to hell with the status quo

Powerful women are making their own rules of VC conduct.

By May 7, 2015