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eBay fell$. 12 or. 2 percent, to $53.44. Groupon Inc. fell$. 01 or. 3 percent, to $5.94. LinkedIn Corp. fell$. 02 or percent, to $206.74.
The algorithm Google designed to rid the Internet of spammy links is proving difficult, if not impossible, to control.
UBeam's technology makes it possible for a device to move freely around a room, in a pocket or purse, while constantly charging, NYT reports.
SAN FRANCISCO, Aug 5- Public concerns about the U.S. government's secretive surveillance programs exposed by Edward Snowden have spawned a slew of encryption products and privacy services that aim to make electronic spying more difficult.
Time reported a 1.6 percent fall in quarterly revenue, hurt by a fall in subscription revenue and newsstand sales.
Yahoo CEO Marissa Mayer's actual accomplishments during her two-year tenure leave much to be desired, Eric Jackson said.
Is CEO Marissa Mayer part of the problem at Yahoo? Eric Jackson, Ironfire Capital founder, says Mayer has made a number of costly errors since taking over. Colleen Taylor, TechCrunch reporter, says Yahoo is in a better place now than before she took over.
Kara Swisher, Re/code co-executive editor, discusses the upcoming Alibaba IPO and the regulatory challenges the Chinese company may face.
The e-commerce company reported a workforce with a larger percentage of women, blacks and Hispanics than many of its peers.
Hearst's magazine publishing group ontinues to look for deals and is more likely to purchase a print property than a digital asset, its president said.
July 30- Yelp Inc, the operator of consumer review website Yelp.com, reported its first quarterly profit as a public company, shrugging of analyst forecasts of a loss as small business customers spent more on advertising. Yelp shares fell as much as 3 percent in extended trading, before recovering most of the lost ground.
July 30- Yelp Inc, the operator of consumer review website Yelp.com, reported its first quarterly profit as a public company, shrugging of analyst forecasts of a loss, as it won more small businesses customers. Yelp, which listed almost three years ago, competes with internet search engines from Google Inc, Yahoo Inc and Microsoft Corp's Bing.
BRUSSELS/ SAN FRANCISCO, July 30- European regulators are preparing what could be a stern challenge to Google Inc's mobile software business in the coming months after a nearly four-year investigation into the company's Web search practices left rivals and European politicians dissatisfied.
The "Fast Money" traders share their final trades of the day.
PayPal co-founder Max Levchin, discusses the Yahoo's growth potential and shares his thoughts on Yelp's platform. Levchin also discusses valuations in today's marketplace.
With Twitter at $38, Cramer says earnings will speak volumes to the Street. But you have to know what to listen for.
Google's handling of removal requests has drawn criticism. *Google has received 91,000 removal requests across Europe.
*Google's handling of removal requests has drawn criticism.
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.
Though social media remains immensely popular, a new survey shows users aren't very satisfied with their experience on the sites.