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Chromecast, Google Play highlight strong quarter for Google

But the company's bread-and-butter remains ads as it brought in $15.42 billion in revenue during the first three months of 2014, up 19 percent from the year-ago quarter.

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Investors try last-minute Mt. Gox revival as liquidation looms

A consortium that offered 1 bitcoin to buy Mt. Gox launches its own website

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Report: Oracle pushes back against Oregon officials over troubled health care site

A strongly worded letter from Oracle's co-president says Cover Oregon's woes are the state's fault

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TSMC benefits from demand for high-tech smartphone chips

Smartphone demand has been higher than expected, TSMC reported

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SAP reports strong growth in cloud amid slow overall revenue growth

The company had a dip in software revenue in the first quarter as the cloud business took off

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IBM profit falls on weak hardware sales, transition costs

IBM's profit fell by 21 percent due to a workforce realignment and hardware woes

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Tata revenue, profit up on strong outsourcing demand

The Indian outsourcer expects to do better in the current fiscal year

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Mt. Gox files for liquidation as Japan rejects rehab plans

A long, convoluted road lies ahead for what was once the world's largest exchange for bitcoin

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Yahoo sales sag with mixed results in ads

The company reported an increase in search revenue, with flat results in display.

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India's Infosys posts strong revenue, profit growth

The outsourcer brought back its first CEO to help revive the company

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Mozilla appoints former marketing head to interim CEO

Chris Beard steps in for Brendan Eich, who resigned after two controversial weeks.

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Guardian, Post win Pulitzers for NSA spying coverage

The two each won a highly coveted Public Service award, aided by Edward Snowden.

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Report: Google to buy drone maker Titan Aerospace, previously wooed by Facebook

New Mexico-based Titan's aircraft are designed to stay aloft for years and can provide voice and data services

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Dropbox CEO defends Rice despite 'Drop Dropbox' privacy backlash

CEO Drew Houston cites Rice's international experience, as users fume over the appointment of a known wiretapping advocate to the Board of the cloud storage company.

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Salesforce.com to spend nearly $700 million to expand headquarters

The move underscores the cloud software vendor's aggressive growth plans

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Why more businesses are unfriending Facebook

Eat24 isn't the only one. Other businesses that advertise on Facebook show signs of growing frustration.