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With new Lumia phones, Microsoft doubles down on emerging markets

Microsoft's new Lumia 532 and Lumia 435 further bulk up its low-end and help it reach new customers around the globe.

By January 14, 2015

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U.K. wagers on large-scale wave power

The U.K. has nominated a proposed 28-megawatt wave energy project off the coast of Scotland to receive funding from the European Union.

By May 12, 2011

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Zynga earnings disappoint, stock tanks

The social-gaming company had revenue of $332 million for the quarter ending June 30, well below the analyst forecast of $344.8 million.

By July 25, 2012

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Gambling site wagering on Facebook IPO date

Bodog, a gambling site that's held campaigns in the past to bet on the iPhone launch date and what Google might buy, now wants to open the floor to bets on whether Facebook will hit a billion users or go public first.

By August 3, 2010

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Is Netflix killing DVDs like Apple killed floppies? (Q&A)

Big Champagne CEO argues that Netflix's price increase is reminiscent of when Apple CEO Steve Jobs removed the 3.5-inch floppy drive from the iMac. Netflix is trying to turn up the heat on the film studios to adopt a new format.

By July 18, 2011

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Betfair CTO wagers on tech overhaul

One of world's largest Internet betting exchanges is radically redesigning its development processes so it can pounce more quickly on new international business.

By July 10, 2009

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App reveals dead bugs, carcinogens in your lunch

Chemical Cuisine for iOS and Android dishes the dirt on the dirty ingredients in your dish.

By April 18, 2011

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Facebook, Twitter stock trading drawing SEC eye?

Heavy second-market trading of shares from privately held companies like Facebook and Twitter may have attracted the scrutiny of regulators.

By December 28, 2010

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Gambling app coming to BlackBerry OS

A new application from a Vegas company is making its way to BlackBerry devices to provide users with free gambling functionality.

By September 1, 2010

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Congress may roll dice, legalize Net gambling

A push to rewrite federal law to legalize Internet gambling, banned since 2006, gains traction as politicians eye billions in additional tax revenue.

By May 18, 2010