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Government demands for Google user data skyrocket

Google says it's getting more requests for user data than ever before, while simultaneously pressuring the US government to change how it regulates electronic communications.

By September 15, 2014

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Here's why Lenovo bought Motorola (Hint: mobile growth is skyrocketing)

The company's own numbers show that its two year old smartphone venture has outdone its core PC business for the first time.

By February 25, 2014

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Spotify's mobile users skyrocket since free streaming launch

The music streaming service's listener base is growing -- four times as many people are downloading the mobile app than a week ago.

By December 19, 2013

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Inside Scoop: Twitter's stock skyrockets

CNET's Kara Tsuboi and Senior Reporter Daniel Terdiman discuss Twitter's initial public offering. Find out what this social-media giant learned from Facebook's IPO, how it plans to turn a profit, and why tweets will no longer be your standard 140-character messages.

By November 7, 2013

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China's Internet users soar as mobile drives growth

China had 649 million people online at the end of 2014, up by 31 million people from a year earlier. Mobile Internet users grew by 57 million people.

By February 3, 2015

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Laser pointer attacks on airplanes skyrocketing

The number of incidents of people hitting airplanes with laser pointers is up 1,100 percent since 2005, according to a study.

By October 21, 2013

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World of Warcraft may be adding free-to-play for 'veterans'

The notes for the latest patch seem to indicate a new free-to-play mode in World of Warcraft. It's called "Veteran Edition", and it has a few restrictions.

By January 14, 2015

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BlackBerry making its case for Internet of Things

The company touts its secure platform as the optimal way to manage the growing web of connected devices.

By January 7, 2015

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The best and worst photo-book-making sites for you

When giving the gift of pictures, the photo service you choose could make or break your calendar or book.

By December 8, 2014

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Facebook skyrockets back to within cents of IPO price

After a tumultuous year, the social network's blossoming mobile business has finally made believers out of skeptics.

By July 30, 2013