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Bloomberg:
Larry Ellison steps down as Oracle CEO, appointed CTO, chairman; Mark Hurd and Safra Katz now co-CEOs   —  Oracle's Ellison Steps Down as CEO, Replaced by Hurd and Catz  —  Oracle Corp.'s Larry Ellison stepped down as chief executive officer of the software maker he founded …
Sep 18, 2014, 4:15 PMIn context
Karen Gullo / Bloomberg:
Yelp pays $450,000 to settle FTC suit over collecting children's data without parental consent   —  Yelp Settles U.S. Suit Over Collecting Data on Children  —  Yelp Inc. (YELP), the online customer-review service, said it paid $450,000 to settle a U.S. regulator's lawsuit accusing …
Sep 17, 2014, 10:40 AMIn context
Bloomberg:
Connecticut attorney general asks to meet Apple representatives about privacy protections for Watch users   —  Apple Watch Privacy Questioned by Connecticut AG Jepsen  —  Apple Inc. (AAPL) faces questions by Connecticut Attorney General George Jepsen over privacy protections for users …
Sep 15, 2014, 11:45 PMIn context
Tim Culpan / Bloomberg:
HTC working on GoPro-like waterproof camera, with smartphone connectivity over WiFi, Bluetooth   —  HTC Said to Develop Waterproof Camera to Challenge GoPro  —  HTC Corp. (2498) is developing its first camera, a waterproof model for extreme sports, as it diversifies beyond smartphones amid three years …
Sep 12, 2014, 3:05 PMIn context
Sarah Frier / Bloomberg:
Twitter taps debt markets, to offer up to $1.5B in convertible bonds for acquisitions and expansion   —  Twitter Seeks to $1.5 Billion in Debt Offering  —  Twitter Inc. (TWTR) is tapping debt markets for the first time, with plans to raise as much as $1.5 billion to invest in acquisitions and expansion.
Sep 10, 2014, 4:50 PMIn context
Bloomberg:
Microsoft and Mojang have been in talks for months; Notch would likely leave after transition   —  Microsoft Said Near $2 Billion Deal for Minecraft Maker  —  Microsoft Corp. (MSFT), maker of the Xbox video-game console, is in discussions to acquire Mojang AB, the software company behind …
Sep 9, 2014, 10:10 PMIn context
Elizabeth Dexheimer / Bloomberg:
Apple collects fees from banks, not developers or merchants, when consumers use Apple Pay for credit or debit card purchases   —  Apple Said to Reap Fees From Banks in New Payment System  —  Apple Inc. (AAPL) will collect fees from banks when consumers use an iPhone in place of credit …
Sep 9, 2014, 9:05 PMIn context
Bloomberg:
Sprint launches “iPhone for Life” plan: new iPhone every two years and unlimited data for $70 per month   —  Sprint's ‘IPhone for Life’ Plan Lets Users Upgrade Every 2 Years  —  Sprint Corp. (S) introduced an “iPhone for Life” plan that lets customers get a new version …
Sep 9, 2014, 8:50 PMIn context
Bloomberg:
Facebook's Value Tops $200 Billion on Mobile-Ad Optimism   —  Facebook Inc. (FB)'s market value exceeded $200 billion to put it among the world's biggest corporations, as investors bet on the company to capitalize on the future of mobile advertising.  —  Facebook shares rose .8 percent …
Sep 8, 2014, 4:35 PMIn context
Yuki Yamaguchi / Bloomberg:
Rakuten in talks to buy US online retailer Ebates for about $950M in bid to expand overseas   —  Rakuten in Talks to Buy U.S. Online Retailer Ebates  —  Rakuten Inc. (4755), controlled by billionaire Hiroshi Mikitani, fell as much as 4.4 percent in Tokyo after the owner of Japan's largest online mall …
Sep 7, 2014, 9:45 PMIn context

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