As far as Internet shopping goes, the Chinese holiday Singles' Day makes the US' Cyber Monday look like child's play.
Activision says the debut is the biggest entertainment launch of the year for the fourth consecutive year.
Rovio, the company behind the hit-the-pigs game, says it generated $106.3 million in revenue and posted a $67.6 million profit on the franchise in 2011.
According to a new study, Apple's storefront for newspapers and magazines earned about $70,000 a day during February.
Fuel refiner Valero joins Enerkem as a strategic investor with money to finance construction of a garbage-to-ethanol plants.
The engine behind the second-quarter surge was the iPad, which had people flocking to the stores, where they spent heavily.
The two software makers say they have signed more than 100 joint customers in the past six months.
Solar panels and snow don't mix, as CNET News' senior writer Martin LaMonica learned. But with a new tool and a little effort, his home solar-power system is back at full steam.
The solar thermal start-up aims to complete a 5-megawatt plant in central California and invest in research and development.
It looks like Yahoo's deal to use Google search ads is much more limited than one scenario in which it would supposedly generate $1 billion in cash for Yahoo.