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In his own words: the best quotes of Steve Ballmer

As he steps down from Microsoft's board, here's a look back at some of his most memorable quotes

HTC's next flagship smartphone needs more than Robert Downey Jr.

The company needs better marketing to explain why the next One can compete with the likes of Samsung, Apple and LG

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5 tools for creating a personal brand site

Wrangle your online identity into one professional package with these turnkey Web page designers.

Purple WiFi lets businesses trade free wireless for valuable customer data

New service offers to help businesses provide free Wi-Fi in exchange for invaluable social marketing.

Taiwan fines Samsung for defaming HTC with fabricated reviews

Taiwan’s Fair Trade Commission said it was punishing Samsung with a $341,037 fine for deceiving consumers with its marketing activities.

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Microsoft plunks a 17-foot-tall Surface tablet down in London's Trafalgar Square

Visitors can walk up to the oversized Surface with its 27-foot screen and stomp on the attached jumbo keyboard to interact with apps.

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Pointdrive eyes smarter, more polished marketing emails

Marketers are always looking for a way to stand out, especially when it comes to email, and Chicago-based Pointdrive thinks it has the answer.

Image is everything: upgrade your small business Web presence with photographs

Images can showcase products, tell a story about your business, and speak to your customers with more immediacy.

IBM purchases Xtify to target new marketing channels

Xtify, founded in 2009 and based in New York, has a range of large consumer-focused clients.

Lucidpress: drop-and-drag publishing app simplifies document design

Alternative to complex design and layout suites makes creating print and digital documents a breeze.