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  1. Netflix Under Attack: Why Carl Icahn Could Force a Sale

    2:00 am 11/15/2012

    "It makes a great acquisition candidate," the activist investor tells THR, setting up a showdown over the $4 billion-plus company.Read more

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  2. Netflix Shares Surge Amid Buyout Speculation

    4:05 pm 10/29/2012

    Microsoft is rumored to be interested in the leading subscription-based provider of DVDs and streaming media.Read more

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  3. Microsoft Unveils Xbox Music to Compete With Apple's iTunes

    9:00 pm 10/14/2012

    The new service will replace Zune on the Xbox 360 console Tuesday, followed by a launch on PCs, slates and Surface devices 10 days later.Read more

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  4. Microsoft Hires Ex-CBS Exec Nancy Tellem To Run Entertainment

    12:17 pm 9/18/2012

    Updated: New hire will oversee TV-style programming sent through XBox gaming system; she'll be based in Los Angeles.Read more

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  5. Apple Becomes the Most Valuable Company in History

    1:42 pm 8/20/2012

    At the end of trading Monday, Apple's market capitalization of $624 billion made it nearly 15 times more valuable than Facebook.Read more

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  6. Gamescom Kicks Off with Record Attendance

    10:18 am 8/15/2012

    Europe’s largest video game conference expects 250,000 visitors over four days.Read more

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  7. Microsoft Reports First Quarterly Loss in 26-Year History

    1:30 pm 7/19/2012

    The software firm took a $6.2 billion charge for its failed acquisition of aQuantive.Read more

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  8. Comcast Acquires Microsoft's Stake in MSNBC.com for $300 Million

    9:07 pm 7/15/2012

    NBCUniversal's parent company buys the software giant's 50% ownership in the news site and renames it NBCNews.com.Read more

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  9. Microsoft Takes $6.2 Billion Charge

    7:46 pm 7/2/2012

    The write-down is an acknowledgment that the company wildly overpaid for aQuantive.Read more

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  10. Google Introduces Nexus 7 Tablet

    5:23 pm 6/27/2012

    The device will compete with Apple's iPad and Amazon.com's Kindle Fire.Read more

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