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Sitcom 'Selfie' pokes fun at our social-media addictions

Commentary: When a TV sitcom points out the downfalls of overtweeting, dwindling attention spans and the habit of talking in hashtags, should we laugh or learn from it?

By October 2, 2014

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Video game software sales rebound in May on launch of major new entries

Sales of new hardware and software jump in double-digits in the US, suggesting they could rebound after all.

By June 16, 2014

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Panasonic posts hefty loss amid TV sales decline

The losses were narrower than a year ago, but the company has shown little progress from its restructuring efforts.

By May 10, 2013

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Obama, Congress get poor grades for Internet openness

Both Obama administration and House Republicans "have a long way to go" when it comes to allowing programmers and the public access to key government data, forthcoming report says.

By November 2, 2012

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eBay tries to outdeal Groupon with its own daily deals

The online auction site is testing a new feature called Lifestyle Deals offering everything from meals to massages.

By October 11, 2012

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Are Apple products really fueling the U.S. job market? Eh, maybe

The iPhone maker revealed today that it has "created or supported" 514,000 jobs across the United States.

By March 2, 2012

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HP's CEO carousel continues: Whitman in, Apotheker out

HP may be easier to fix than California--new CEO Meg Whitman ran to be governor--but it can be just as dysfunctional as its home state at times.

By September 22, 2011

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Solar shakeout will bring more failures, few deals

A brutal 2011 has left the solar industry on the cusp of a major shakeout that will lead to many companies' demise; those that survive, however, will benefit later as demand for their services increases.

By August 25, 2011

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Ask Maggie: Can I cancel T-Mobile post-AT&T merger?

This week Maggie Reardon offers her perspective on whether disgruntled T-Mobile customers will be able cancel their T-Mobile contracts after the AT&T merger is finalized.

By March 25, 2011

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New York's quest to become 'the digital city'

The New York City Economic Development Corporation's frenetic burst of projects in support of digital innovation have raised a few eyebrows--and made entrepreneurs excited that they can change the way the city runs.

By January 27, 2011