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Anne D'Innocenzio / Associated Press:
Walmart completes deal to buy Jet.com for $3B in cash plus $300M in stock   —  NEW YORK (AP) — Wal-Mart says it has completed its deal to buy fast-growing online retailer Jet.com for $3 billion in cash plus $300 million in stock.  —  The announcement late Monday came from Wal-Mart's CEO Doug McMillon via his Instagram account.
Sep 19, 2016, 4:55 PMIn context
Eric Tucker / Associated Press:
Congressional report finds OPM breach of information on 21M federal employees could have been prevented if basic security controls were in put in place   —  WASHINGTON (AP) — It was time to purge the hacker from the U.S. government's computers.  After secretly monitoring the hacker's online movements …
Sep 7, 2016, 11:45 PMIn context
Associated Press:
LA judge dismisses key claims in lawsuit against headphone maker Beats by former partner Noel Lee ahead of scheduled trial next week   —  LOS ANGELES (AP) — A judge has dismissed the key claims in a lawsuit alleging that headphone maker Beats Electronics duped one of its early partners …
Aug 31, 2016, 12:15 AMIn context
Associated Press:
Autonomous vehicle software startup nuTonomy begins invite-only testing of six self-driving taxis in Singapore; cars will have driver and researcher on board   —  SINGAPORE (AP) — The world's first self-driving taxis will be picking up passengers in Singapore starting Thursday.
Aug 25, 2016, 12:20 PMIn context
Associated Press:
NY Governor legalizes daily fantasy sports, with contests defined by law as “game of skill”; new measures require companies to pay annual fee of up to $50K   —  Game operators to pay fees, taxes; amended lawsuit to continue  —  ALBANY, N.Y.—Gov. Andrew Cuomo signed a bill …
Aug 4, 2016, 8:00 AMIn context
Bradley Klapper / Associated Press:
White House says ISIS Twitter traffic dropped 45% after two years of sustained alternative messaging by the US and its partners   —  WASHINGTON (AP) — The Islamic State group's Twitter traffic has plunged 45 percent in the past two years, the Obama administration says, as the U.S. and its allies …
Jul 10, 2016, 3:50 PMIn context
Nataliya Vasilyeva / Associated Press:
Dozens in Russia imprisoned for social media likes, reposts   —  TVER, Russia (AP) — Anastasia Bubeyeva shows a screenshot on her computer of a picture of a toothpaste tube with the words: “Squeeze Russia out of yourself!”  For sharing this picture on a social media site with his 12 friends …
Jun 5, 2016, 2:45 PMIn context
Jeff Amy / Associated Press:
Appeals court overturns injunction against MPAA-backed Mississippi AG's Google investigation as premature, says Google can fight AG's actions in state court   —  Appeals court rules Mississippi can resume Google inquiry  —  JACKSON, Miss. (AP) — Mississippi's attorney general can resume …
Apr 10, 2016, 10:35 AMIn context
Damian Dovarganes / Associated Press:
Judge gives final approval to multimillion dollar settlement in Sony Pictures class-action lawsuit filed by former employees after 2014 data breach   —  Judge approves settlement in Sony Pictures hacking case  —  LOS ANGELES (AP) — A judge on Wednesday approved a multimillion dollar settlement …
Apr 6, 2016, 11:30 PMIn context
Dominique Soguel / Associated Press:
Database allegedly containing personal information including national ID numbers and addresses of over 49M Turks leaked online   —  Data of nearly 50 million Turks allegedly leaked online  —  ISTANBUL (AP) — Hackers have posted a database online that allegedly contains the personal information …
Apr 4, 2016, 3:40 PMIn context

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