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Microsoft will still offer packaged software, for now
Microsoft will still offer packaged software, for now
Microsoft has noted this week that it will not be following Adobe in killing off packaged software for Web-based subscriptions, at least not yet. ...... 08 May 2013 - 8 comments
World of Warcraft Annual Pass reaches one million subscribers
World of Warcraft Annual Pass reaches one million subscribers
Blizzard's experiment seems to have paid off in a big way. Last year, Blizzard introduced the World of Warcraft Annual Pass deal, which give ...... 11 Feb 2012 - 1 comment
Spotify hits 2.5 million paying subscribers
Spotify hits 2.5 million paying subscribers
Spotify has said today that it has reached 2.5 million paying subscribers, with growth accelerating by the day. The company launched its ...... 23 Nov 2011
AOL considering starting subscriptions for its content
AOL considering starting subscriptions for its content
In news that has been unanimously panned, AOL CEO Tim Armstrong has said that the company may begin offering premium versions of its online ...... 21 Jun 2011 - 9 comments
Apple starts App Store subscriptions service
Apple starts App Store subscriptions service
Apple has announced the start of a subscription service which will be available to all publishers of content-based apps sold though the iOS App Store. ...... 16 Feb 2011
     

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Android fragmentation problems hit a new high, billion devices two years outdated Android fragmentation problems hit a new high, billion devices two years outdated (15 Nov 2017 12:32)
For its entire history Android has had one massive problem: software fragmentation. That means that people are getting a different experience of Android depending on the country, carrier, manufacturer, ....
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The most downvoted comment in Reddit history made EA reconsider pricing The most downvoted comment in Reddit history made EA reconsider pricing (14 Nov 2017 15:02)
Electronic Arts, or EA, is one of the largest game developers in the world, and even though it sells more game than any other company, it has it's fair share of haters. EA like many other major ....
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Firefox Quantum delivers significant speed improvements Firefox Quantum delivers significant speed improvements (14 Nov 2017 12:32)
Mozilla has released Firefox Quantum across platforms with a new slick UI and an overhauled core engine, providing for a speedier and lighter experience.
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Qualcomm rejects Broadcom's $105 billion offer Qualcomm rejects Broadcom's $105 billion offer (13 Nov 2017 13:21)
A week ago it was announced that that semiconductor manufacturer Broadcom has made an offer on one of the largest competitors in the same space. Known for its mobile chipsets, Qualcomm was offered ....
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Black Friday is coming but Chinese Singles' Day spending is way bigger Black Friday is coming but Chinese Singles' Day spending is way bigger (13 Nov 2017 13:49)
Black Friday, Cyber Monday, and the entire Thanksgiving weekend is a celebration of shopping, especially online shopping. Americans spend over $10 billion over the later November weekend shopping ....
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