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SAN FRANCISCO— Twitter acknowledged that it has been hiring too many white and Asian men to fill high-paying technology jobs, just like several other major companies in Silicon Valley.
SAN FRANCISCO, July 23- AT&T Inc and the Chernin Group are close to buying a majority slice of Fullscreen, in a deal that will value the popular YouTube video network at $200 million to $300 million, said tech blog Re/code, citing sources familiar with the target company.
eBay rose$. 35 or. 7 percent, to $52.05. Groupon Inc. fell$. 03 or. 5 percent, to $6.23. LinkedIn Corp. rose $3.54 or 2.2 percent, to $165.50.
NEW YORK— LinkedIn Corp. is spending $175 million to buy Bizo, a provider of advertising technology and measurement services aimed at professionals. LinkedIn said Tuesday that it is paying 90 percent in cash and the rest in stock for San Francisco- based Bizo.
eBay rose$. 19 or. 4 percent, to $51.89. LinkedIn Corp. rose $2.90 or 1.8 percent, to $164.86. Yahoo rose$. 50 or 1.5 percent, to $33.78.
NEW YORK— Yahoo is buying Flurry Inc., a startup that helps other programmers build better mobile applications and craft marketing campaigns for smartphones and tablets.
ABC News said Monday that Faris will start Aug. 8. Golodryga is leaving ABC News to join Yahoo. ABC is owned by The Walt Disney Co..
NEW YORK, July 18- A federal judge in New York has granted prosecutors access to a Gmail user's emails as part of a criminal probe, a decision that could fan the debate over how aggressively the government may pursue data if doing so may invade people's privacy.
NEW YORK, July 18- A federal judge in New York has granted prosecutors access to a Gmail user's emails as part of a criminal probe, in a decision that could fan the debate over how aggressively the government may pursue data if doing so may invade people's privacy.
eBay fell$. 17 or. 3 percent, to $50.86. Groupon Inc. rose$. 05 or. 8 percent, to $6.24. LinkedIn Corp. rose $1.83 or 1.2 percent, to $159.04.
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LOS ANGELES, July 17- Microsoft Corp intends to wind down Xbox Entertainment Studios, a source familiar with its plans said, becoming the first major tech company to give up on making original shows in a battle for the living room couch.
CNBC's David Faber reports Alibaba will delay its IPO until approximately mid-September.
The company is now planning to price its IPO sometime after Labor Day, a person briefed on the matter said on Thursday. The New York Times reports.
Microsoft has joined Google and launched its own version of the “right to be forgotten” request form for its serach engine bing.
*Intel gains on earnings, outlook; semiconductors rally. *Time Warner rebuffs $80 bln bid from 21st Century Fox. Time Warner Inc shares jumped 17.1 percent to $83.13 and ranked as the S&P 500' s best performer after Twenty-First Century Fox confirmed it made an $80 billion takeover offer for the company that was turned down.
NEW YORK— Stocks that moved substantially or traded heavily Wednesday on the New York Stock Exchange and the Nasdaq Stock Market:. Time Warner Inc., up $12.12 to $83.13. International Game Technology, up $1.42 to $16.92.
eBay fell$. 20 or. 4 percent, to $50.62. Groupon Inc. fell$. 07 or 1.0 percent, to $6.33. LinkedIn Corp. fell$. 16 or. 1 percent, to $158.35.
Apple Inc. rose 1.0 percent to $96.26 with 29,512,200 shares traded. 21st Century Fox Inc. class A fell 4.0 percent to $33.79 with 54,027,000 shares traded. 21st Century Fox Inc. class B fell 2.9 percent to $33.18 with 21,374,300 shares traded.
*Intel climbs on earnings, outlook. *Time Warner rebuffs $80 bln bid from 21st Century Fox. Time Warner shares jumped 16.4 percent to $82.63 as the best performer on the S&P 500 after Twenty-First Century Fox confirmed it made an $80 billion takeover offer for the company that was turned down.