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China's Alibaba sets up JV in mobile search

UC Web, a mobile browser company, has a controlling stake in the joint venture

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Wall Street Beat: Mobile, cloud are key to tech earnings

Facebook, Microsoft, Apple and Amazon weigh in with earnings

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Smartphone lull a golden opportunity for Microsoft

But the company has a lot of work to do if it wants to catch up to iOS and Android.

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The phone is the key to everything: Microsoft now owns Nokia's device business

Nokia's phones are now Microsoft's phones as the push towards Windows Everywhere continues

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With this phone, I thee wed: How the Nokia-Microsoft union changes everything

Nokia's devices are Microsoft's now. But Nokia brings a lot more to the union, including design and app smarts that Microsoft dearly needs.

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Baidu's profit boosted by mobile ad revenue

The company's search business has been driving revenue

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US tech spending to see 'solid, steady growth' this year and next, Forrester says

Stability in the federal government is spurring Forrester's confident outlook

Vic Gundotra, who led the creation of Google+, leaves Google

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Gundotra worked at the company for nearly eight years, also serving key roles in mobile and Google I/O

Verizon boosts revenue, income on mobile and broadband growth

The company adds 549,000 retail mobile customes and 98,000 Fios broadband customers during the first quarter.

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Nokia won't hand India smartphone factory over to Microsoft

The plan was among assets frozen by Indian authorities over a tax dispute

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Apple to Microsoft: Better late than never for Office on iPad

Apple CEO Tim Cook says Microsoft lost business by not bringing Office to the iPad earlier.

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IPhone sales drive strong Apple earnings

Apple's iPad shipments decline, but revenue and profit increase.

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Facebook sales leap, amid a growing mobile ad business

Mobile ad sales comprised nearly 60 percent of the company's total ad sales.

AT&T: Phone buyers are hanging up on subsidies

Almost 3 million people picked the installment plan in the first quarter, according to the carrier's quarterly results.

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Wireless and broadband fuel sales growth for AT&T

Net earnings remain flat, however, even as the company makes gains in wireless subscribers.