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BRASILIA, April 22- Brazil's Senate unanimously approved groundbreaking legislation on Tuesday that guarantees equal access to the Internet and protects the privacy of Brazilian users in the wake of U.S. spying revelations.
The company, which is controlled by Universal Music Group and Sony Music Entertainment, hit a monthly average of nearly 6 billion views in December, a 46 percent rise from a year earlier, said Rio Caraeff, the chief executive officer.
eBay fell$. 04 or. 1 percent, to $54.93. LinkedIn Corp. rose $1.48 or. 8 percent, to $176.90. Yahoo rose$. 02 or. 1 percent, to $36.40.
SAN FRANCISCO— Netflix is preparing a sequel unlikely to be a hit with its subscribers. The company's nearly 36 million current subscribers will continue to pay $8 per month for at least the next year, Netflix CEO Reed Hastings said in a Monday interview.
eBay fell$. 02 or percent, to $54.95. Groupon Inc. fell$. 05 or. 7 percent, to $7.36. LinkedIn Corp. rose $2.01 or 1.1 percent, to $177.43.
eBay fell$. 24 or. 4 percent, to $54.73. Groupon Inc. fell$. 07 or. 9 percent, to $7.34. LinkedIn Corp. rose $3.09 or 1.8 percent, to $178.51.
Garvis Toler, Dealogic, discusses what's driving the increase in tech IPOs as Alibaba readies its public debut.
Soon investors will have an answer to key questions about Alibaba: what is it worth and how are those numbers calculated?
Facebook’s innovation engine may have stalled, but Mark Zuckerberg has been revamping the way it creates and distributes new services. NYT reports.
Discussing the management skills of Yahoo's Marissa Mayer, with Bethany McLean, Vanity Fair, and Larry Fishelson, co-founder and CEO of Dynalink.
After 15 months, Yahoo COO Henrique De Castro is leaving the company and collecting $58 million on his way out. CNBC's Mary Thompson reports on the gallery of golden parachutes.
CNBC's Tyler Mathisen, Eamon Javers and Sara Eisen look at today's Power Lunch stories, including Edward Snowden's call into Russian President Vladimir Putin's question & answer session.
Hedge funds continued to be burned in April by volatility in tech and other stocks following losses in March.
Kara Swisher, Re/code co-executive editor, discusses Yahoo CEO Marissa Mayer's aggressive plan to get Apple to dump Google as its default search engine and replace it with Yahoo mobile search.
Some of the names on the move ahead of the open.
Asian stocks ended mixed on Wednesday in a choppy session with activity subdued ahead of Friday's Easter holidays.
Yahoo's recently fired chief operating officer left the Internet company with a severance package of $58 million after just 15 months on the job.
China's Weibo has priced its initial public offering at $17 per American Depository Share, at the bottom of its planned range.
TOKYO, April 17- U.S. crude futures edged higher to trade just below $104 a barrel in early trade on Thursday, as rising geopolitical tensions over Russia's involvement in the crisis in Ukraine overshadowed a rise in U.S. oil inventories. *U.S. crude for May delivery was up 14 cents at $103.90 per barrel by 0009 GMT, after finishing 1 cent higher on Wednesday.
April 16- Yahoo Inc's Chief Executive Marissa Mayer is working on a plan to persuade Apple Inc to ditch Google as its default search engine in favor of Yahoo, technology news site Re/code reported, citing sources within Yahoo. Mayer's effort is in advanced stages, with a detailed pitch already prepared for Apple executives, the website said.