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Amazon reveals its Q1 financials

Amazon has announced that its net sales increased by 38% year-on-year to $9.86 billion in the first quarter of 2011, but its net income fell 33% to $201 million for Q1. As ever, there were precious few details of how sales...
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Apple ‘firing on all cylinders’ with Q2 revenues of $24.7bn

Apple announced its fiscal Q2 financials last night, and the iOS bandwagon shows no signs of coming off the rails. Quarterly revenues of $24.67 billion and net profits of $5.99 billion were up 82% and 95% year-on-year respectively....
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Fortune report claims trouble at Twitter – and less users than expected

Twitter may have signed up 200 million registered accounts, but how many of those are active? A new profile of the company in Fortune claims that only 20 million are...
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Apple reveals 1.7m iPhone 4 sales in first three days

Apple's new iPhone 4 sold 1.7 million units in its first three days, the company has announced. That's the most successful product launch in Apple's history, beating the one million iPhone 3GS' sold in three days last summer.
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Vevo boss gives out latest stats

VEVO CEO Rio Caraeff has provided the FT with an update on how the online music video portal is doing. It has 50 million unique visitors a month, with 80% of its traffic coming through its YouTube channel, and 20% from elsewhere....
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Nokia revises its Q2 forecasts downwards

Nokia has admitted that it's being squeezed in the smartphone market, revising its financial forecasts for Q2. "multiple factors are negatively impacting Nokia's business to a greater extent than previously expected.
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Digital albums growing fast in the UK

More data from the UK Official Charts Company reveals that digital now accounts for one in six albums sold in the UK - 15.8% of all album sales, compared to 11.3% at this point last year...
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Twitter reveals 125m registered users milestone

Twitter has updated its user figures, saying that it now has 125 million registered accounts - up from 105 million in mid-April. That means it's currently adding 340,000 new users a day. Meanwhile, the company has separately...
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ArtistData nearing 3.75m updates for artists

Social aggregation service ArtistData says it's on the verge of sending 3.75 million updates for its artist customers. The service lets bands update lots of social media services at once, including MySpace, Facebook and Twitter...
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Music lags behind on smartphones

New stats from Nielsen suggest that one in four US mobile phone owners now have a smartphone, but music-based activities such as streaming music, downloading ringtones and downloading full tracks fall a long way down a user's...
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2 billion videos per month for Facebook

20 million videos are being uploaded to Facebook each month with 2 billion videos being watched. The figures, given to NewTeeVee by Facebook, demonstrate an increase compared to stats from last March which pegged uploads...
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Nokia goes Gaga for Bad Romance

Mobile company Nokia is hailing Lady Gaga's "Bad Romance" as "the most popular track of the year" based on statistics from its Ovi Music download chart. Based on the notion that Ovi Music is available in 36 countries, Nokia...