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Ahead of earnings, Google's rivalry with Amazon heats up

The two companies have collided on everything from drones to acquisitions to search. And the competition between the tech titans isn't slowing down.

By October 15, 2014

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Samsung sees sluggish smartphone market hurting Q2

Electronics giant predicts 24 percent decline in operating profit due to a slowdown in the smartphone market.

By July 7, 2014

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Cyberattacks account for up to $1 trillion in global losses

A new report by McAfee shows that hacking and cybercrime is costing the global economy billions; however, it's not as bad as was previously reported.

By July 22, 2013

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Gartner: Global IT spending to hit $3.7 trillion in '13

The research firm spots some easing of pessimism, saying now that it expects spending on IT products and services to rise by 4.2 percent in 2013, up from the prior forecast of 3.8 percent.

By January 3, 2013

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Adobe reads the crystal ball for 2013 online shopping season

The company releases its Online Holiday Shopping Forecast, which predicts a handful of billion-dollar spending days, a rise in mobile shopping, and Thanksgiving treading into Black Friday territory.

By November 5, 2013

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Pentagon: You know what's cool? A trillion-dollar fighter

Air Force has given clearance for its version of the Joint Strike Fighter to begin tests--a major milestone. The program could cost a trillion dollars over the next 50 years.

By February 29, 2012

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IT spending to rise just 2 percent this year, says Gartner

The new forecast is down from the prior projection of 4.1 percent, due largely to changes in U.S. dollar exchange rates.

By July 2, 2013

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Microsoft reportedly tried to build an Amazon-killer

But it pulled the plug on the e-commerce marketplace venture, code-named Project Brazil, according to The Wall Street Journal.

By June 20, 2013

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The next big thing in tech: Augmented reality

The wearable revolution is heading beyond Google Glass, fitness tracking and health monitoring. The future is wearables that conjure up a digital layer in real space to "augment" reality.

By June 7, 2013

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Sky's the limit: Analyst says Apple could be worth $1 trillion

Piper Jaffray analyst Gene Muster says Apple's total market valuation could soon exceed $1 trillion. Just another $400 billion to go. But beware the Microsoft precedent.

By April 3, 2012