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Samsung Turns In Huge Profits Thanks To Galaxy Phones (SSNLF, AAPL)

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SEOUL (Reuters) - Samsung Electronics, the world leader in mobiles and memory chips, said it likely earned a quarterly profit of $8.3 billion, as it sold close to 500 handsets a minute and as demand picked up for the flat screens it makes for mobile devices, including those for rival...
Samsung Turns In Huge Profits Thanks To Galaxy Phones (SSNLF, AAPL)
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RNC chat: join us on Google for an unconventional take on the convention

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Join Guardian journalists in Tampa for a very special edition of our weekly US Politics Live chat via Google Hangout videoIf you're curious about the standout scenes from the stormy setting of this year's Republican National Convention in Tampa, a few Guardian journalists are ready to fill you in.To give...
RNC chat: join us on Google for an unconventional take on the convention
Ready to kiss and make up, Instagram releases new filter and support for 25 languages

Dell announces Q1 2014 results: $14 billion revenue, 21 cents EPS

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We doubt recent earnings reports at Dell have been met with balloons on the quad and sheet cake in the cafe. And that's likely the case this time around as well. The PC maker reported revenue of $14.07 billion, but earnings of just 21 cents per share -- a...
Dell announces Q1 2014 results: $14 billion revenue, 21 cents EPS

Microsoft’s J. Allard and Robbie Bach Are Leaving The Company

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Microsoft is losing two high-profile executives. Both J. Allard, "Chief Experience Offer" and Entertainment and Device Division's CTO, and Robbie Bach, President of Entertainment and Devices Division, are leaving the company per a Steve Ballmer email from this morning. These are the guys behind the Xbox, Zune, Project Natal, and...
Microsoft’s J. Allard and Robbie Bach Are Leaving The Company
Review: Resident Evil 6 is a half-baked Frankenstein's monster

Yahoo’s Roller Coaster Impacts More Than Shareholders

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Getty Images News | Justin Sullivan Here we go again. After just four months, Yahoo has taken the CEO reins from Scott Thompson and passed them to interim CEO Ross Levinsohn, marking the fifth change in the company’s top job in the past four years. During this time, the company’s...
Yahoo’s Roller Coaster Impacts More Than Shareholders

Andy Rubin leaves Android leadership, Sundar Pichai to take his place

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There's a big upheaval afoot at Google -- Android lead Andy Rubin is stepping down from his position to "start a new chapter" at the company. Sundar Pichai, who currently oversees the Apps and Chrome projects, will take over the top spot in mobile. Neither the company nor Rubin...
Andy Rubin leaves Android leadership, Sundar Pichai to take his place

Bach and Allard Out at Microsoft's Entertainment and Devices Division [Internal Memo] [Digital Daily]

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Microsoft is reorganizing its Entertainment and Devices Division (EDD) and when it’s finished the two people that have largely defined it for the past few years will be gone. EDD group president Robbie Bach and J Allard, the group’s senior VP of Design and Development, are leaving those positions and...
Bach and Allard Out at Microsoft's Entertainment and Devices Division [Internal Memo] [Digital Daily]
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Tim Cook ends first year as Apple's CEO on a high note

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Tim Cook ends first year as Apple's CEO on a high note: I'll say....
Tim Cook ends first year as Apple's CEO on a high note

Meet the Women Founders of Start-Up Chile

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Picture a group of female lone rangers, each silhouetted against the setting sun with broad-rimmed hats tilted sideways to shadow their faces and holsters slung low around curvy waists. Then listen for that sound – you know it – the high-note whistle in American westerns that signals you’re watching a...
Meet the Women Founders of Start-Up Chile

Facebook stock back up, Nasdaq under fire, Yahoo settlement close, and more on this week’s news roundup

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Facebook stock ends week on a high note – Facebook closed today at $27.10, up 3 percent from Thursday. Shares fell below $26 on Wednesday, their lowest since the company’s initial public offering on May 18, which priced shares at $38. News about the company’s App Center, mobile ads and...
Facebook stock back up, Nasdaq under fire, Yahoo settlement close, and more on this week’s news roundup
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Netflix ends year on a high note, calls House of Cards "defining moment for Internet TV"

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Netflix CEO Reed Hastings and CFO David Wells put a big emphasis on the company’s upcoming launch of its scripted original series House of Cards in their Q4 results letter to investors Wednesday, writing: “We believe that February 1st will be a defining moment in the development of Internet TV.”...
Netflix ends year on a high note, calls House of Cards "defining moment for Internet TV"

YouTube Comedy Week, day five: David Brent's guitar hit a rare high note

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Too many in-jokes, too much ephemera, and an overdose of online sterility - it's fair to say YCW hasn't been a huge successReading this on mobile? Click here to watchJudging by your comments on our daily roundups of YouTube Comedy Week, the event has not been a huge success. "I...
YouTube Comedy Week, day five: David Brent's guitar hit a rare high note

AD OF THE DAY: A Great Samsung Spot That Isn't For a Phone

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Samsung has done it again. After a fantastic advertising year in 2012, the company has started 2013 on another high note. This time, their winning spot is not for a phone, but for a washing machine. The ad looks like it's filmed by an amateur crew (on purpose, of course) in...
AD OF THE DAY: A Great Samsung Spot That Isn't For a Phone

Hulu announces 2012 results: $695M revenue, 3 million Hulu Plus subscribers

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It looks like Hulu has rounded out 2012 with some very solid figures. The company's CEO, Jason Kilar, has announced revenue of $695 million -- a 65-percent jump over 2011. Kilar also shared subscriber numbers, adding that 3 million users fork over fees for the Hulu Plus service, which...
Hulu announces 2012 results: $695M revenue, 3 million Hulu Plus subscribers

Steven Sinofsky Recently Got A Standing Ovation From Microsoft Employees (MSFT)

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Steven Sinofsky was either loved or hated at Microsoft. It depends on who you talk to. Employees often complained that he was overly controlling and more interested in consolidating his own personal power than in being a team player in the company But they loved his "technical leadership." And if...
Steven Sinofsky Recently Got A Standing Ovation From Microsoft Employees (MSFT)

On eve of departure, Otellini looks back on four decades with Intel

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Just a month away from retirement, Intel CEO Paul Otellini has reflected on his four decades with the company during his last quarterly earnings call with analysts and reporters.Otellini is not going out on a high note, with Intel reporting a sharp drop in profits Tuesday thanks mainly to...
On eve of departure, Otellini looks back on four decades with Intel

Facebook finishes 2012 on a high note, Q4 revenue $1.585 billion, $64 million in net income

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Facebook's Q3 earnings left something to be desired, as the social network posted a net loss. Zuckerberg and company have ended 2012 on a financial high note, however, as Facebook raked in $1.585 billion in revenue -- an increase of 40 percent year-over-year -- and net income of $64...
Facebook finishes 2012 on a high note, Q4 revenue $1.585 billion, $64 million in net income

Fujifilm X100s digital split image display demoed (video)

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Just as Fujifilm is getting under way with its CES 2013 press conference, the folks over at FujiRumors found some footage of Fujifilm's new digital split image display from the newly announced X100s. Earlier this week, the company announced this new way of manual focusing on the X100s, in...
Fujifilm X100s digital split image display demoed (video)

ITC Judge finds Motorola patent claim invalid in case against Apple

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Apple and Motorola's patent spat at the ITC has been dragging on for months, with Moto getting a favorable infringement ruling early on -- but it seems that Apple will be ending the year on a legal high note. That aforementioned win by MMI was overturned in August, when...
ITC Judge finds Motorola patent claim invalid in case against Apple

OUYA's Kellee Santiago talks game publishing, her new role as Head of Developer Relations

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When Kellee Santiago resigned from her previous gig as president of thatgamecompany, she left behind a job running one of the most highly acclaimed indie game studios in the industry. But she left on a high note, having helped craft Journey -- not just one of the best games...
OUYA's Kellee Santiago talks game publishing, her new role as Head of Developer Relations

Large Hadron Collider stops for two years of tune-ups, goes out on a high note (video)

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We've long known that the Large Hadron Collider would need to take a break, but that doesn't take the edge off of the moment itself: as of Valentine's Day, the particle accelerator has conducted its last test for the next two years. The giant research ring will undergo sweeping...
Large Hadron Collider stops for two years of tune-ups, goes out on a high note (video)

Anthony Bourdain: FIGHTING MAD

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Anthony Bourdain: FIGHTING MAD: anthonybourdain: All of us on the show would have preferred to go out on a high note--and we tried to do that as best we could, turning in a strong , final season that we are very proud of. We wanted to go leaving a lot...
Anthony Bourdain: FIGHTING MAD

Carol Bartz Disrupts Mike Arrington

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Carol Bartz of Yahoo explains reality to Mike Arrington. Easily one of the greatest moments in web history involving yet another person telling Mike Arrington to fuck off. The best part is when she says, “That one I meant. Let’s end on a high note.” That’s the tell. She did...
Carol Bartz Disrupts Mike Arrington
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