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ALLEGED BITCOIN INVENTOR: Please Stop Emailing Me, I Didn't Invent Bitcoin

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A man suspected of creating Bitcoin has issued a denial he did so. In 2011, New Yorker contributor Joshua Davis went on the hunt for Bitcoin's inventor. He came up empty handed. But he narrowed it down to several candidates whose interests and backgrounds made them pretty strong suspects. One...
ALLEGED BITCOIN INVENTOR: Please Stop Emailing Me, I Didn't Invent Bitcoin

Nokia completes sales and lease-back of its Espoo, Finland HQ

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As promised, Nokia has sold its Espoo, Finland headquarters to another Finnish company, Exilion, and signed a long-term lease to stay on as principal tenant. The company reported that the property, dubbed Nokia House, sold for 170 million euros and that the deal for the 48,000 square meter property...
Nokia completes sales and lease-back of its Espoo, Finland HQ
Yelp! Shares slip 14% on second day of trading

Panasonic's 2013 Q1: things are looking up with a $164 million profit

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Panasonic's financial year runs from summer to summer, so its first-quarter results for 2013 just hit the wire. The figures proudly show that the company has managed to turn around the losses it suffered so badly in the previous period -- with $23 billion in turnover generating a tidy...
Panasonic's 2013 Q1: things are looking up with a $164 million profit

Salesforce.com Laying Off Radian6 Employees As Buddy Media Shows $20 Million Net Loss

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Two of Salesforce.com’s most high profile “social media” acquisitions are showing signs of trouble. At Radian6, Salesforce.com is reported to be laying off “less than 100 people.” And at Buddy Media, the company amended its 8-K, which shows $20 million in net losses for the first six months of the year....
Salesforce.com Laying Off Radian6 Employees As Buddy Media Shows $20 Million Net Loss
Motorola Mobility posts $86 million loss in Q1 on $3.1 billion in revenue, ships 8.9 million phones

MetroPCS's Net Soars 77%

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MetroPCS's second-quarter earnings rose 77% as the prepaid wireless-service provider spent less per user, but revenue fell short of expectations amid subscriber losses....
MetroPCS's Net Soars 77%
Google takes back one of its few losses in the Oracle patent trial
Yelp Reports Q4 Losses As Local Gets More Crowded Than Ever

T-Mobile Cuts More Jobs

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T-Mobile will pare 900 jobs, its second round of cuts in two months, following 10 consecutive quarters of contract user losses, even as some rivals are boosting their customer rolls....
T-Mobile Cuts More Jobs

Sony doubles profit forecast after selling U.S. headquarters, stock holdings

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Sony has doubled its profit forecast for its recently ended fiscal year, a widely expected move after it sold off major assets including its U.S. headquarters and an office complex in Tokyo.The company said Thursday it now expects to have made a net profit of ¥40 billion (US$400 million),...
Sony doubles profit forecast after selling U.S. headquarters, stock holdings

The Groupon deflation laid bare, and what it means for all tech IPOs

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Tonight, before the next financial week begins, I want to take a moment to stare at Groupon, and its marked recent decline. It’s important, as the tech IPO well could be quite poisoned if Groupon is about to suffer even greater losses. Facebook, for example, could experience public-market discomfort when it...
The Groupon deflation laid bare, and what it means for all tech IPOs

Sprint's Loss Widens

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Sprint's third-quarter loss widened on steep subscriber losses and the continuing shutdown of its older Nextel network....
Sprint's Loss Widens

Barnes & Noble earnings: Nook sales up as retail sales slide

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Barnes & Noble reported second-quarter earnings for the period ending October 27 before the bell on Thursday morning. Revenues totaled $1.9 billion on losses of $0.04 a share — down 0.4 percent from a year ago, but slightly better than analyst expectations. Retail sales — consisting of bricks-and-mortar bookstores and...
Barnes & Noble earnings: Nook sales up as retail sales slide

Best Buy loses two execs; further reduces earnings estimates

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Electronics retailer Best Buy has issued a warning that earnings and same-store sales would be less than expected for its third quarter. Compounding the losses, U.S. business president Mike Vitelli will depart the company at the end of the fiscal year with a lump-sum payment of $1.45 million, and the...
Best Buy loses two execs; further reduces earnings estimates

Gillmor Gang: What, Too Soon?

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The Gillmor Gang — Robert Scoble, Kevin Marks, John Taschek, Keith Teare, and Steve Gillmor — spent way too much time obsessing over the relative value of pictures in the social stream. My theory is that Twitter’s compact signals and social graph add up to much more than Facebook’s...
Gillmor Gang: What, Too Soon?

Olympus hangs $57 million loss on austerity, strong yen and declining compact camera market

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Olympus is reporting a $56.7 million loss for its first quarter of 2012. While its coveted medical imaging arm remains profitable, its life-science and industrial unit suffered thanks to corporate belt-tightening. Unsurprisingly, its low-end compact camera market is shrinking, but sales of its OM-D E-M5 ILC increased by 50...
Olympus hangs $57 million loss on austerity, strong yen and declining compact camera market

Nintendo Pares Losses From 3DS

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Nintendo Co. reported a smaller quarterly net loss for the April-June quarter compared with a year earlier, boosted by efforts to pare losses from its 3DS handheld device, but missing a return to profitability because of the stubbornly strong yen and sluggish sales of the Wii home console. The Kyoto-based...
Nintendo Pares Losses From 3DS
BitTorrent piracy has no impact on U.S. box office sales, study finds

Cybercrime losses almost double

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FBI figures show huge rise in online miscreantage US net crime loss complaints almost doubled in value from $265m in 2008 to reach $560m last year, according to official figures.… Offloading malware protection to the cloud...
Cybercrime losses almost double

Nokia 'sharpens strategy' by dropping three executives, laying off 10,000 and dumping Vertu

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Nokia is still trying to turn things around after a slew of losses, and has made some tough decisions about how to move forward by announcing it will reduce staff by up to 10,000 people before the end of 2013. Also on the outs are three executives, and it...
Nokia 'sharpens strategy' by dropping three executives, laying off 10,000 and dumping Vertu

Hey, Some Good News for Groupon, For Once

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The old economics. Well, well, will you look at that: Long-suffering Groupon finally had a good day. Q1 results are in, and the AP reports that revenues are up and losses slimming. Of course, after that mortifying Q4 earnings revision, the company badly needed things to go well. Maybe they're getting...
Hey, Some Good News for Groupon, For Once

Yelp planning $100 million IPO in March

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At a share price of between $12 and 14, Yelp intends to raise some 100 million dollars in March through an IPO. The reviews company is a staple among websites that focus on local businesses. Yelp intends to sell around 7.15 million shares in the public offering. Founded in 2004, Yelp...
Yelp planning $100 million IPO in March
Instagram Co-Founder Missed Out On Millions Multiple Times Before The $1 Billion Acquisition

Today in Tech: Is Barnes & Noble ditching Nook hardware?

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Also: HP building multiple tablets this year; why retail is not dead. Barnes & Noble weighs its Nook losses [THE NEW YORK TIMES] The problem was not so much the extent of the losses, but what the losses might signal: that the digital approach that Barnes & Nobles has been...
Today in Tech: Is Barnes & Noble ditching Nook hardware?
Sony agrees to sell US headquarters for $1.1 billion

Research In Motion Posts Small Gain, Loses Subscribers

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Research In Motion Ltd. posted a small net gain in its fiscal third quarter, swinging back to profitability after several quarters of losses. The results bolster its cash position ahead of the rollout of its latest phones, due out next month. RIM reported, however, that it had lost about one...
Research In Motion Posts Small Gain, Loses Subscribers

Sony's PlayStation Boss Just Got Promoted To CEO (SNE)

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Sony announced today that it has promoted consumer electronics boss Kazu Hirai to President and CEO, replacing Howard Stringer, WSJ reports. Stringer once called Hirai, who has managed the company's PlayStation gaming division since April, the "first among equals to succeed him." Hirai will assume his new role April...
Sony's PlayStation Boss Just Got Promoted To CEO (SNE)

Microsoft wants to tell jury in patent contract case about Google's refusal to release $100M bond

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A week ago Microsoft formally requested the release of a $100 million bond it had posted about a year ago in connection with an anti-enforcement injunction against a patent injunction obtained by Motorola Mobility in Germany. Microsoft argues that the bond is no longer necessary because the United States District Court...
Microsoft wants to tell jury in patent contract case about Google's refusal to release $100M bond

Instagram's Financial Report: No Revenues, $2.7 Million In Losses, $5 Million In The Bank (FB)

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At a hearing in San Francisco where California regulators were deciding on whether to allow Facebook's acquisition of Instagram to go ahead, Instagram CEO Kevin Systrom gave an overview of the company's finances. In its two years of existence, he said, Instagram had run up $2.7 million in losses. Before...
Instagram's Financial Report: No Revenues, $2.7 Million In Losses, $5 Million In The Bank (FB)
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