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BlackBerry shows signs of life, posts surprise quarterly profit

Don't count the struggling smartphone maker out yet. BlackBerry CEO John Chen's housecleaning is starting to yield benefits. The next step: stabilizing its collapsing revenue.

By March 27, 2015

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Target pulls the plug on video-streaming effort Target Ticket

The offering will shut down in March, but the retailer has made arrangements for rented content to be available on another streaming service.

By February 10, 2015

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Windows 10 targets current pirates with free update

Microsoft wants to bring pirated copies of current Windows software back into the fold. Plus, Windows 10's hardware requirements have been laid out.

By March 18, 2015

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Target to pay $10 million to victims of data breach

A proposed settlement of a class-action lawsuit would offer customers up to $10,000 each for damages stemming from the 2013 hack.

By March 19, 2015

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Sony dreams big, targeting $4 billion profit by 2018

Light at the end of the financial tunnel? Sony sees a brighter future riding its PlayStation, along with movies, music and components such as image sensors.

By February 18, 2015

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Microsoft targets Asia as global hub of cybercrime and malware

The software giant's cybercrime fighting unit has opened its third Asian satellite center in Singapore, to keep an eye on malware that will target Southeast Asia's emerging status as a financial hub.

By February 17, 2015

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The mystery of how 'Alex from Target' went viral

In this tech-news roundup, Bridget Carey explains the confusion and controversy behind the social media sensation #AlexFromTarget, and how it all could be a marketing stunt. We also take a look at impressive new fitness wristbands from Jawbone.

By November 5, 2014

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The mystery of how 'Alex from Target' went viral

In this tech-news roundup, Bridget Carey explains the confusion and controversy behind the social media sensation #AlexFromTarget, and how it all could be a marketing stunt. We also take a look at impressive new fitness wristbands from Jawbone.

By November 5, 2014

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The messy claims behind 'Alex from Target'

A company that wants to bring "fans and fandom" together claimed to be behind the overnight viral sensation, but as more facts emerge, the shadows of doubt have become longer and darker.

By November 4, 2014

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British prime minister targets encrypted messaging after Paris attacks

Asking whether terrorists should be given safe spaces to talk, David Cameron pledges to tighten laws that could challenge WhatsApp and other messaging apps.

By January 12, 2015