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iPhone 6, 6 Plus trigger spike in Apple sales worldwide

The iPhone 6 Plus alone accounted for 41 percent of all phablet sales in the US in the fall, according to research firm Kantar Worldpanel ComTech.

By December 4, 2014

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Sharp: China accounts for spike in phone display orders

In the past six months, Sharp has seen its shipments of small and midsized displays rise 50 percent because of Chinese vendors, led by that country's most popular brand, Xiaomi.

By November 6, 2014

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Spike Jonze would approve of the new Moto Hint Bluetooth earpiece

Now how do we get Siri to sound more like Scarlett Johansson?

15 Images By September 4, 2014

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Spike Away vest keeps people out of your personal space

A designer's spiky vest makes your personal space an unwelcome zone for other people.

By December 4, 2013

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Amazon surprises investors with a gift of profit

The e-commerce company posts a $214 million profit for the holiday season. CEO Jeff Bezos says Prime membership got a boost of more than 50 percent in the quarter.

By January 29, 2015

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​Uber vows to keep surge price promise in New York blizzard

The on-demand car service last year said it will cap fares during natural disasters. With a huge snowstorm hitting the East Coast, Uber has the chance to put its money where its mouth is.

By January 26, 2015

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Verizon's subscriber growth continues to hum, even as defections rise

A fourth-quarter jump in the customer turnover rate underscores the increasingly volatile environment for wireless carriers that even Verizon can no longer avoid.

By January 22, 2015

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Netflix's Hastings cautiously celebrates spike in stock price

With a resounding third-quarter profit and record high share prices, the video streaming service's CEO says it's best to focus on increasing subscribers and "ignore the volatility in our stock."

By October 21, 2013

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Intel pledges $300M to build a more diverse work force

Intel CEO Brian Krzanich says he plans to greatly increase the hiring, progression and retention of women and minorities in the company, and invited the industry to join him.

By January 6, 2015

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A smartphone as a holiday gift? Not such a brilliant idea

In this week's Ask Maggie, CNET consumer advice columnist Marguerite Reardon cautions readers to think twice about giving a smartphone as a gift. Why's that? It's the gift that keeps on costing.

By December 19, 2014