It's in both companies' favor to hold talks because legal warfare is costly and time-consuming.
The companies are reportedly in talks over patent issues.
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Google hits a legal setback in the smartphone wars, creating a window of opportunity for the unpopular Windows Phone to finally step into the spotlight.
The current model of the e-reader just sold out, and a market share claim causes controversy.
Ads on Google's homepage never would have happened under Mayer's watch.
Google, which licenses Android software to Samsung for the Korean company's hot-selling smartphones, may have reason to worry after Apple's big court victory.
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An extremely well-run company in the midst of robust growth, Chipotle's stock -- like that of Wal-Mart's a decade ago -- may nonetheless be hitting its peak.
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