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Facebook sees surge in mobile ad sales -- report

Google is still the leader with the highest share of mobile ad revenue. But Facebook is catching up.

By Mar. 19, 2014

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PC shipments to sink 6 percent this year as tablets surge -- Gartner

Shipments of PCs, tablets, and mobile phones combined will climb by 7 percent in 2014, predicts Gartner, though PCs will be on the losing end of the deal.

By Mar. 27, 2014

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Chromebooks surge at business in 2013, researcher says

Google Chrome OS-based laptops accounted for 21 percent of all notebook sales through commercial channels, according to NPD Group. That's not good news for Windows PCs.

By Dec. 27, 2013

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Lyft launches 'Happy Hour' fares, its answer to surge pricing

The peer-to-peer car service says it'll do one better than its competitor Uber. Lyft lowers the cost of a ride when business is slow.

By Mar. 18, 2014

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Uber to add push notifications when surge pricing subsides

By letting users know when fares become cheaper, the peer-to-peer car service's CEO says he's hoping to bring some "humanity to our communications."

By Feb. 24, 2014

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Netflix shares jump on profit surge, international growth

The online streaming service keeps adding domestic subscribers at a steady clip, and international additions are even better -- but as its stock jumps, it reminds investors to keep things in perspective.

By Oct. 21, 2013

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Obama administration vows 'tech surge' for HealthCare.gov

Conceding that the health insurance marketplace "has not lived up to the expectations of the American people," a US government blog post promises to enlist aid from among "the best and brightest."

By Oct. 20, 2013

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Uber warns users of New Year's Eve surge pricing

Shortly after the ball drops and champagne corks are popped, the price for a ride with the car service will skyrocket. The company now explains to users how to avoid these fare hikes.

By Dec. 30, 2013

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Nokia Surge 6790 (AT&T)

The Nokia Surge offers AT&T's younger customers an affordable, feature-rich smartphone, but it has a number of design and interface issues.

By Jul. 29, 2009

3 stars Editor's rating Jul. 29, 2009
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Microsoft shares surge on Ballmer retirement news

One analyst calls the news "a large positive for the stock." Wall Street as a whole seems to agree, with the software company's shares jumping as much as 8 percent in early trading.

By Aug. 23, 2013