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Traders are watching to see if once high-flying Internet, social media and biotech names can stabilize or whether they will ensnare the broader market in a bigger downdraft.
*Anadarko Petroleum settles pollution clean-up claims; stock soars. NEW YORK, April 3- U.S. stocks slipped on Thursday, as investors turned cautious ahead of Friday's monthly jobs report, while a drop in biotech and momentum shares dragged the Nasdaq down nearly 1 percent.
Stocks failed to end higher in volatile trading Thursday, snapping a four-day win streak, ahead of the widely-watched government jobs report. The Dow and S&P 500 hit record intraday highs earlier in the session.
NEW YORK, April 3- U.S. stocks fell on Thursday afternoon, led by a sharp drop in biotech and momentum stocks, including Facebook, Tesla and Netflix.
Betting on technology companies proved to be a dangerous game in March as sharp stock declines burned some prominent hedge fund investors.
SAN FRANCISCO/ BOSTON, March 27- As increasing numbers of technology companies defer their initial public offerings, one influential hedge-fund investor has stepped up to the plate in Silicon Valley.
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A new program with Delta and LinkedIn pairs up-and-coming professionals with an innovator in their field for a free first-class trip.
France has been losing talented citizens to other countries for decades, but the current exodus of entrepreneurs and young people is happening at a moment when France can ill afford it. The New York Times reports.
Internet companies, including Facebook Inc and Google Inc, met with President Barack Obama on Friday to discuss their concerns over government surveillance programs. Executives were seen entering the White House around 4 p.m. EDT and leaving more than two hours later.
Think you know all there is to know about Twitter? Think again.
March 20- A former employee of Microsoft Corp is facing criminal charges after he allegedly passed trade secrets to a blogger in France, U.S. court documents showed.
NEW YORK, March 11- Deutsche Bank's head of Latin American trading, Cristian Binaghi, is no longer working for the bank, two market sources familiar with the situation said on Tuesday. His LinkedIn profile showed that he studied at the Universidad de Buenos Aires. Deutsche Bank spokeswoman Renee Calabro in New York declined to comment on Binaghi's departure.
LONDON, March 11- British oil company BP said none of its currency traders had engaged in inappropriate trading activity, after a media report alleged one of them had received information from a dealer at Lloyds Banking Group.
What's behind investor activist Carl Icahn's battle with Marc Andreessen, the entrepreneur turned technology investor.
SEOUL, March 10- Samsung Electronics Co's Galaxy S5 smartphone could get off to a slow start in South Korea as the flagship's launch next month will coincide with a 45- day ban on local carriers selling phones, analysts said.
Reid Hoffman criticized Icahn’s campaign against eBay, arguing it is rooted in short-term thinking that runs counter to the focus on long-term growth.