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Imagining a Google where search isn't the whole story

Sure, Google's success is tied to one heck of a one-trick pony, but the company's efforts to expand beyond advertising finally are starting to bear fruit.

By Feb. 11, 2014

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Netflix's 180: From running out of excuses to running full-tilt

A year ago, Reed Hastings was tired of his own excuses for Netflix failing to live up to its track record. Now with profits soaring, Netflix has its groove back -- and the CEO is sick of the giddiness.

By Oct. 22, 2013

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Netflix CEO says he's 'tired of making excuses'

On earnings call with analysts, Reed Hastings talked about the company's inability to meet a target for adding new streaming subscribers and said "it doesn't feel great."

By Oct. 24, 2012

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Apple slips, Android big winner in China during Q2

Android was the clear platform of choice, accounting for 81 percent of Chinese smartphone shipments.

By Aug. 3, 2012

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Facebook's IPO: The growth wild card

The social network may actually be young in years, but it'll resemble a more mature Web business in short order if it can't keep its growth rates going.

By May. 2, 2012

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T-Mobile downplays iPhone's role in record customer gains

T-Mobile sold 900,000 iPhones in the second quarter, but execs say its new service and upgrade plans get more of the credit for scoring record high subscriber growth and retention rates.

By Aug. 8, 2013

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Surprise, surprise: Nokia's Q4 rides high on Lumia sales

The mobile phone business exceeds expectations and, hallelujah, Nokia shows signs of "underlying profitability." Moving 4.4 million Lumia smartphones had to help.

By Jan. 10, 2013

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Facebook is continuing to shed U.S. visitors

A ComScore report found that Facebook unique users were down slightly from April to May, but the bigger picture is worse -- a 4.8 percent in 6 months.

By Jun. 26, 2012

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iPhone 5 likely to launch by Sept. or Oct., says another analyst

A 4G-equipped version of Apple's next-generation phone should be available by the late summer or early fall, says an analyst with RBC.

By May. 29, 2012