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Sky? Skype? EU court backs Murdoch over Microsoft in name battle

LUXEMBOURG - In a clash of corporate titans over naming rights in a fast-changing industry, Microsoft and its Skype phone service came out on the losing side of an EU court battle on Tuesday with Rupert Murdoch's television business Sky.

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Game publisher EA's profit, revenue trump estimates

- Video game publisher Electronic Arts Inc, known for titles such as "FIFA" and "Madden NFL", posted better-than-expected quarterly earnings and revenue on Tuesday, helped by strong digital sales and the release of "Battlefield Hardline".

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Nvidia to wind down Icera modem operations

- Nvidia Corp said it would wind down its Icera modem operations, and was open to a sale of the technology or operations.

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IBM's Watson to guide cancer therapies at 14 centers

NEW YORK - Fourteen U.S. and Canadian cancer institutes will use International Business Machines Corp's Watson computer system to choose therapies based on a tumor's genetic fingerprints, the company said on Tuesday, the latest step toward bringing personalized cancer treatments to more patients.

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Netflix asks FCC to reject AT&T-DirecTV merger unless changes made

WASHINGTON - Netflix Inc has urged the U.S. Federal Communications Commission to reject the pending $48 billion merger of AT&T Inc and DirecTV unless its concerns about the deal are addressed.

Tech exec Goldberg died after exercise accident - official

(This version of the story refiled to delete reference to hotel gym in headline and adds line to 6th paragraph to clarify that Four Seasons does not own villa in which the accident happened)

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