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Tax Trouble In China For Microsoft

Tax Trouble In China For Microsoft

Microsoft will end up paying 840 million yuan (roughly $137 million) in back taxes and interest to the Chinese government. It has also been reported by China’s Xinhua that Microsoft ...
Amazon Kicks Off Cyber Monday on Saturday

Amazon Kicks Off Cyber Monday on Saturday

Photo: Ben Margot (AP) Amazon has decided to kick off Cyber Monday on Saturday. With the company making a killing on Black Friday, it’s not surprising they would push for customers ...
EU Parliament Pushes Policy To Break Up Google

EU Parliament Pushes Policy To Break Up Google

Whether its about the depth of their search engine and the privacy of EU citizens, general privacy, or in-app purchases, Google continues to run afoul of EU regulators in some way ...
Apple and (RED) Team Up For Black Friday and Cyber Monday

Apple and (RED) Team Up For Black Friday and Cyber Monday

Apple is looking to get a leg up for on Black Friday (November 28) and Cyber Monday (December 1) with a new promotion to draw potential buyers to their physical and digital Apple Stores. ...
Apple Removes Bose Products From Online Store

Apple Removes Bose Products From Online Store

It looks as though Bose products have been booted from Apple’s online store. For years Apple and Bose have worked together in a deal that saw Bose gear in Apple’s many ...
Beats and Bose Avoid Patent Infringement Battle

Beats and Bose Avoid Patent Infringement Battle

It looks as though Apple’s Beats brand will be avoiding a nasty lawsuit with Bose. The two audio equipment manufacturers were posturing for a legal showdown when Bose slapped Beats ...
Facebook's Acquisition of WhatsApp Is Complete

Facebook’s Acquisition of WhatsApp Is Complete

The $19 billion acquisition of WhatsApp by Facebook has gone through. The deal was being held up by EU regulations as has been the case with several acquisitions lately. As part of ...
Facebook Apologizes For Manipulating Users For Behavioral Study

Facebook Apologizes For Manipulating Users For Behavioral Study

Earlier this year, the social network giant Facebook released the results of a behavioral study dating back to 2011. The study used a sample of users—roughly a million out of a billion ...
PayPal and eBay To Split Into Separate Companies

PayPal and eBay To Split Into Separate Companies

Photo Credit: dePasse Jones Entertainment Days ago, eBay announced that it would be splitting its eBay-PayPal tandem into separate companies. By splitting the company, eBay seeks to ...
AT&T Sweetens The Pot With U-Verse Deal For Customers Looking To Ditch Cable

AT&T Sweetens The Pot With U-Verse Deal For Customers Looking To Ditch Cable

Leaving cable television behind and going internet only is becoming a regular occurrence with higher speeds and growing dissatisfaction with package plans. Now AT&T is joining ...