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Nadella to Microsoft rank-and-file: It's time to question orthodoxy (Q&A)

Nearing the half-year mark as CEO, Satya Nadella issues a call for change. But he tells CNET News, one thing that won't change is the future of Xbox at Microsoft.

By July 10, 2014

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Amazon backtracks, will offer $15 opt-out for ads on Kindle Fire tablets

After negative feedback on forced ads, the company reverses course and will allow users to opt-out of "Special Offer" ads -- for a fee.

By September 8, 2012

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Techmeme Mobile launches for iPhone, Pre, Droid

Popular tech news aggregator Techmeme has launched a new mobile version of the site for the Apple iPhone, Palm Pre, and Motorola Droid.

By November 20, 2009

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HTC: 'Quietly brilliant' or 'quietly irrelevant'?

HTC's outlook indicates that it's stuck between Samsung and Apple without a lot of wiggle room.

By August 3, 2012

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News360 news reader app massively improved, business model not so much

A new front-end on top of a strong news-scanning algorithm makes all the difference.

By July 10, 2012

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Wavii groks the news so you don't have to

New service does a strong job of understanding news well enough to write summary headlines of it.

By April 10, 2012

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Google, Google+ and search: Maybe it's all an SEO play

"I perceived that Google would grant my site preferred placement--more algorithmic traffic--if I linked my Google Plus account to my web site and online publications," says Harvard professor Ben Edelman.

By January 12, 2012

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Techmeme founder: WSJ, NYT are aggregators

Gabe Rivera, the Techmeme founder, says publications that discourage free promotion done by news aggregation sites "don't really get the Web."

By April 8, 2009

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Acer's cloud strategy too late, too copycat

If all Acer can come up with is a clone of other cloud services, the company has serious problems.

By January 8, 2012

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Leak Week makes CES better (opinion)

Will there be any news left to announce on CES 2012 Press Day? After a week of press leaks ahead of the big show, Lindsey Turrentine concludes that this year's sieve of a tech show may work best for everyone involved.

By January 8, 2012