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Upstart Russian browser strips down to take on Google

Taking on the tech industry's biggest companies might seem a fool's errand, but Russia's Yandex has reason to think its Web browser has a chance challenging Chrome.

By May 21, 2015

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Taylor Swift to Apple: OK, let's rock!

In a tweet, the pop star says fans will be able to stream her chart-topping "1989" album on Apple Music, after her complaint about a royalty loophole made the tech giant change its tune.

By June 25, 2015

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Right on, Cue: Apple tweets Swift, will pay artists during Apple Music free trial

Apple exec Eddy Cue responds to Taylor Swift to say, yes, actually, musicians will get their due after all.

By June 21, 2015

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Spotify gathers users, cash as battle with Apple Music looms

Spotify now has more than 20 million paid subscribers and over 75 million active users, and has raised a reported $526 million.

By June 10, 2015

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After Comcast's failed bid, Charter and Time Warner Cable agree to merger

The bulking up of a second giant would shake up the cable industry, which is struggling to keep pay-TV subscribers as all-digital rivals emerge.

By May 26, 2015

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Well, look at that: Spotify launches video

The world's largest subscription music service retools itself for broader appeal with new types of entertainment like videos and podcasts, as it prepares to fend off an expected rival from Apple.

By May 20, 2015

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Could Google's Project Fi be cable's answer to wireless?

Google's technology could pave the way for the cable providers to finally get wireless right.

By May 2, 2015

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SNL mocks Scientology, where 'religion and science are intertwined'

Technically Incorrect: After astrophysicist Neil DeGrasse Tyson tells Christians they have no right to criticize the Church of Scientology, "Saturday Night Live" has other ideas.

By April 5, 2015

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Is Cablevision's $10 Wi-Fi-only mobile service a good deal?

Wireless plans don't come cheap. That's why Cablevision's sounds so enticing. But is it really the solution families have been dreaming of? CNET's Marguerite Reardon has the answers in Ask Maggie.

By February 15, 2015

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Meet MediaTek, the brains powering your next budget smartphone

The Taiwanese company, which supplies mobile chips in Asia, is gearing up for an expansion into the US. That could mean more affordable smartphone options.

By January 23, 2015