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July 7, 2014
15:55 EDTFB, FB, GOOG, GOOG, LNKD, LNKD, YHOO, YHOONew America Foundation to hold a discussion
Panel discussion between technologists, policy experts and Internet industry representatives, discuss how the National Security Agency threaten Internet security and the Internet economy that relies on it is being held in Washington, D.C. on July 7 at 4 pm. Webcast Link
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October 7, 2014
09:40 EDTYHOOYahoo lays off up to 2,000 employees in India, TechCrunch reports
Yahoo has laid off up to 2,000 employees in India as a result of a move to consolidate into fewer offices, TechCrunch reports, citing local blog The Next Big What. Yahoo has confirmed the consolidation, but did not confirm how many people are affected by the effort. Reference Link
09:24 EDTYHOOFormer Yahoo CFO says AOL merger makes 'little sense,' CNBC reports
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09:18 EDTGOOGRackspace partnership with Google positive for sentiment, says Wells Fargo
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09:03 EDTGOOGRackspace to offer managed IT services support for full Google Apps for Work
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08:03 EDTGOOGVonage announces appointment of Alan Masarek as CEO
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07:48 EDTGOOGU.S. Chamber of Commerce to hold a discussion
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06:43 EDTFBGM using Facebook, calls to reach out and get recalled cars fixed, AP reports
General Motors (GM) is using Facebook (FB) messages and phone calls to reach out to vehicle owners who have yet to bring in their cars the company has recalled, reports the Associated Press. CEO Mary Barra has also sent a personal letter urging people to get the switches replaced. Reference Link
06:07 EDTGOOGYouTube may still be interested in programming for kids, Re/code reports
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October 6, 2014
16:00 EDTFBOptions Update; October 6, 2014
iPath S&P 500 VIX Short-Term Futures up 46c to 30.08. Option volume leaders: AAPL TSLA TWTR AMZN FB NFLX HPQ C RSH CLF PBR according to Track Data.
13:47 EDTFBFacebook acquisition cost of WhatsApp increased to $22B from $19B, Reuters says
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13:18 EDTYHOOYahoo confirms compromised servers
In an email to cyber security expert Jonathan Hall, Yahoo confirmed that Hall had discovered the process that a group of Romanian hackers used to infiltrate the website. Hall had also found the hackers' methods for their breach of the websites of WinZip and Lycos. The email written by Yahoo's Ricky Connell who is involved with the company's paranoids, threat response, intelligence said, "We've found the tracks mentioned in your email and are working through our IR process." Reference Link
12:34 EDTYHOOYahoo confirms breach, says hack didn't disclose customer data, Bloomberg says
Bloomberg cites an emailed statement from Yahoo about a breach of its servers related to the "shellshock" bug.
09:46 EDTFBFacebook completes acquisition of WhatsApp
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08:56 EDTFBFacebook's shuttle bus drivers look to join union, NY Times reports
Facebook shuttle bus drivers, complaining of grueling 15-hour workdays, are seeking representation by the Teamsters union, the New York Times reports. Reference Link
06:45 EDTLNKDLinkedIn avoiding problems in China, NY Times reports
LinkedIn has avoided difficulties in China by compromising on freedom of speech issues and enabling two well-connected local venture capital firms to take a 7% stake in its Chinese business, according to The New York Times. Reference Link
06:43 EDTFBFacebook has obtained $2B in legal judgments against spammers
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06:40 EDTFBHackers discover Facebook experimenting with Messenger payments, TechCrunch says
Hackers have discovered that Facebook is experimenting with payments in its Messenger app, TechCrunch reports. It is unclear whether Facebook will monetize Messenger by charging a small fee for money transfers, or would offer the functionality for free to drive usage of the standalone Messenger app. Reference Link
06:37 EDTYHOOYahoo planning big brand marketing push, AdAge says
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06:21 EDTGOOGMicrosoft 2015 solution may not help suppress Chromebook growth, DigiTimes says
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06:08 EDTYHOOYahoo in talks to invest in Snapchat, WSJ reports
Yahoo (YHOO) is reportedly in talks to invest in Snapchat, the Wall Street Journal reported on Friday. The deal discussions come on the heels of Alibaba’s (BABA) IPO, the Journal says. According to sources, Yahoo has committed to an investment in Snapchat at a $10B valuation, and one source says Yahoo could invest around $20M. Reference Link
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