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Tim Cook Live on Stage at D11: All Things Digital Tonight

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As announced late last month, Apple CEO Tim Cook will sit down today for an opening session interview at the D11: All Things Digital conference in Rancho Palos Verdes, California. The session will kick off at 6:00 PM Pacific Time / 9:00 PM Eastern Time tonight, and MacRumors will be...
Tim Cook Live on Stage at D11: All Things Digital Tonight

AMC: “Dish never even talked rates with us”

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Thought: Maybe AMC Networks shouldn’t have waited until Dish Network actually pulled its channels off its service to take this punch. But punch the cable programmer did just after midnight Eastern time, releasing a statement that doesn’t beat around the bush. The upshot: Dish’s decision to end carriage of AMC,...
AMC: “Dish never even talked rates with us”

Google's Massively Popular Nexus 4 Phone Will Be Back In Stock Today At Noon Eastern (GOOG)

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Google has had a tough time keeping its flagship Nexus 4 phone in stock. While this isn't a bad thing for the search giant, it is for consumers who want to get their hands on the natively unlocked device.  Today, customers who want to purchase the Nexus 4 may be...
Google's Massively Popular Nexus 4 Phone Will Be Back In Stock Today At Noon Eastern (GOOG)

LIVE: Sprint And HTC Are About To Announce Their Next Killer Smartphone (S)

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We're live at Sprint and HTC's big press event in New York where the two companies are expected to unveil a brand new smartphone. That new phone will likely be the rumored HTC Evo One, a new device that will run on Sprint's upcoming 4G LTE network. The Evo...
LIVE: Sprint And HTC Are About To Announce Their Next Killer Smartphone (S)

The Aircraft Carrier Hewlett-Packard Begins Its Turn (Video)

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Shares of Hewlett-Packard are heading up this morning on the heels of yesterday’s chock-full report that included earnings that beat expectations, and details of a restructuring plan that will see the company slash about 27,000 jobs over two years. HP shares rose nearly 5 percent to $22.10, up $1.02 as...
The Aircraft Carrier Hewlett-Packard Begins Its Turn (Video)

Microsoft's Windows 8 event webcast: What we need to see and hear

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If you're looking for a way to describe Windows 8 to your less tech-literate friends and family, you might direct them to Microsoft's website Thursday morning, 11:15 am Eastern time. The company will be webcasting the first hour of a nearly day-long event celebrating--and hopefully explaining--its new operating system...
Microsoft's Windows 8 event webcast: What we need to see and hear

Sony Alpha A57 leaks, may arrive this week

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The first image of Sony's Alpha A57 camera has been shared online by Gdgt. Very similar to the A65, the shooter is due for an official release early tomorrow morning in the UK, or midnight Tuesday in Eastern time. Its leaked specs include a 16-megapixel Exmor HD sensor and 10FPS...
Sony Alpha A57 leaks, may arrive this week

GE to pour $105M into EMC and VMware's Pivotal Initiative

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The Pivotal Initiative, the big cloud and big data startup backed by parents EMC and VMware, now has another big, scary backer: General Electric is ponying up $105 million for a 10 percent stake in the company. Bill Ruh, GE’s VP, will talk about the investment and the Pivotal One...
GE to pour $105M into EMC and VMware's Pivotal Initiative

Apple Will Tell Us Monday How It Plans To Use Its $100B In Cash

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Everyone has been wondering what Apple will do with its outsized cash reserves — currently at just under $100 billion. Tomorrow the company will hold a conference call to tell the world what that will be. “Tim Cook, Apple’s CEO, and Peter Oppenheimer, Apple’s CFO, will host a conference call...
Apple Will Tell Us Monday How It Plans To Use Its $100B In Cash

Groupon Falls 13%: Q4 Rev Beats, Q1 View Tops Estimates

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Online coupon distributor Groupon (GRPN), in its first report since going public, this afternoon reported Q4 revenue ahead of analysts’ expectations but reported a surprise net loss instead of the expected profit. Revenue in the three months ended in December rose to $506 million, yielding a net loss of 2...
Groupon Falls 13%: Q4 Rev Beats, Q1 View Tops Estimates

What to expect from Facebook's Android event: A final rumor roundup

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Facebook is making a big announcement Thursday about its mobile future -- specifically on Google's Android mobile operating system. The company is holding a news event at 1 p.m. Eastern time, to talk about its "new home" on Android phones, leading to furious speculation about what, exactly the company may...
What to expect from Facebook's Android event: A final rumor roundup

Syria drops offline, again

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At about 2:45 Eastern time (18:45 UTC), Internet traffic in and out of Syria came to a sudden stop, as routers stopped propagating routes to the country's block of Internet Protocol addresses. The suddenness and completeness of the disconnection is indicative of another government-directed shutdown—the first since a two-day...
Syria drops offline, again
SpaceX Dragon takes flight

A Google-a-Day Puzzle for Feb. 1

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Our good friends at Google run a daily puzzle challenge and asked us to help get them out to the geeky masses. Each day’s puzzle will task your googling skills a little more, leading you to Google mastery. Each morning at 12:01 a.m. Eastern time you’ll see a new...
A Google-a-Day Puzzle for Feb. 1
PBS classes up Silicon Valley TV shows with its own program

Bitcoin exchange Mt. Gox suspends service following huge swing in trading price

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Mt. Gox, the largest exchange for buying and selling bitcoins, is temporarily shutting down following an uptick in activity on the site sparked by a massive drop in the digital currency's price. The Tokyo-based exchange is suspending trading until 10 p.m. Eastern Time as it allows the market to...
Bitcoin exchange Mt. Gox suspends service following huge swing in trading price
Hands On With Amazon Cloud Drive Photos

Apple Store down ahead of iPad mini pre-orders on Friday

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Just before midnight Eastern time on Thursday, the Apple Store went down to prepare for iPad mini pre-orders, which will open at 3AM (midnight Friday PT). Apple is expecting a rush on the lowest-priced model in the iPad range, introduced on Tuesday as being an eight-inch alternative tablet comparable in...
Apple Store down ahead of iPad mini pre-orders on Friday

Zynga stock price takes a dive, triggering circuit breakers

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Zynga shares fell today as fears about the company’s user base prompted another sell-off. Zynga’s shares dropped as much as 13 percent. That triggered a short-sale circuit breaker, which halts trading in the stock until cooler heads prevail, for the first time. In a research note, Cowen analyst Doug Creutz...
Zynga stock price takes a dive, triggering circuit breakers
The Stock Market Smiles On Facebook 'Home', With FB Share Price Up More Than 3% After Launch Event

Google licenses MPEG LA patents for VP8 video format

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Google today announced that it has struck a deal with MPEG LA that will allow it to license patents essential to Google’s VP8 and previous generation VPx video compression technologies. The deal will allow Google to stop MPEG LA’s efforts to form a “VP8 patent pool” made up of...
Google licenses MPEG LA patents for VP8 video format

Signs of High Demand for iPhone 5

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Did you forget to set the alarm on your iPhone to wake you up with a gentle marimba ringtone at 3 a.m. eastern time Friday? If so, your chances of getting the iPhone 5 early got a little dimmer....
Signs of High Demand for iPhone 5

How to watch today's Nokia event

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Interested in checking out Nokia's Windows Phone event in New York City this morning?  You can catch the live webcast here starting at 10 am Eastern time. See you there!...
How to watch today's Nokia event

After Google disappoints, Page points at future growth chances

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Google CEO Larry Page tried to put a positive spin on his company's poor third-quarter financial results, which were released prematurely Thursday and triggered a panicked stock sell-off before trading was abruptly halted. During a conference call with financial analysts, Page said the quarter had been a strong one...
After Google disappoints, Page points at future growth chances
Live notes, observations from Google's I/O 2013 keynote

Amazon Web Services outage takes out popular websites again

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Just five months after storms took down Amazon-powered sites such as Instagram, Pinterest and Netflix, issues at Amazon's Northern Virginia datacenter gave Amazon Web Services customers fits on Monday. The outage started around 2:11pm Eastern Time, and affects "a small number" of instances in Amazon Web Services's US-EAST-1 Region....
Amazon Web Services outage takes out popular websites again

Apple to Announce 1Q 2013 Earnings on January 23

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Apple today updated its investor relations page to note that it will announce its earnings for the first fiscal quarter (fourth calendar quarter) of 2013 on Wednesday, January 23. The earnings release typically occurs just after 4:30 PM Eastern Time following the close of regular stock trading, and the conference...
Apple to Announce 1Q 2013 Earnings on January 23
Gmail wobbles again, the fourth time since last week

RIM Expects Operating Loss, Names Two New Senior Execs

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Research In Motion, the troubled Canadian company that makes the BlackBerry line of smartphones, just announced that it expects an operating loss in the quarter ending June 2. “The on-going competitive environment is impacting our business in the form of lower volumes and highly competitive pricing dynamics in the marketplace,...
RIM Expects Operating Loss, Names Two New Senior Execs
Google set to report Q4 2012 earnings January 22nd at 4:30PM EST
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