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Jillian D'Onfro / Business Insider:
Activist investor Carl Icahn praises “no brainer” PayPal spin off, says PayPal should consolidate the payments industry with acquisitions or a merger   —  Carl Icahn: Now PayPal Needs To Buy Or Merge With Another Payments Company  —  After urging eBay to spin off its PayPal business for months …
Sep 30, 2014, 12:50 PMIn context
Jim Edwards / Business Insider:
Apple Defends The Irish Tax Arrangement That Allegedly Saved It Billions Since The '90s   —  This is a photo of Apple's facility in Cork, Ireland, the structure that is the fruit of a deal cut between Apple and the Irish government in the late 1980s and early 1990s.  —  Apple founder Steve Jobs first opened the facility in 1980.
Sep 30, 2014, 7:15 AMIn context
Lisa Eadicicco / Business Insider:
Google now requires Android device makers like Samsung to pre-install and prominently display up to 20 Google apps   —  Confidential Documents Reveal How Google Is Trying To Limit Samsung's Control Of Android  —  When it comes to Android devices, it's common for various phone makers to put …
Sep 26, 2014, 1:10 PMIn context
Nicholas Carlson / Business Insider:
Activist investor Starboard buys stake in Yahoo, urges Yahoo CEO Marissa Mayer to merge with AOL   —  Activist Shareholders Go After Yahoo, Tell Marissa Mayer To Buy AOL  —  Activist investor Starboard has sent a letter to Yahoo CEO Marissa Mayer urging her to combine Yahoo's business with AOL's.
Sep 26, 2014, 12:25 PMIn context
Alyson Shontell / Business Insider:
Sisters who modeled for promotional Snapchat images sue the company, seeking compensation   —  These 2 Sisters Became ‘The Faces Of Snapchat’ — Now They're Suing Because They Didn't Get Paid  —  One Snapchat lawsuit ends and another begins.  —  A few weeks ago, Snapchat settled a lawsuit …
Sep 25, 2014, 4:40 PMIn context
Henry Blodget / Business Insider:
Q&A with LinkedIn CEO Jeff Weiner on strategy, management, setbacks, and company culture   —  LinkedIn's CEO Jeff Weiner Reveals The Importance Of Body Language, Mistakes Made Out Of Fear, And One Time He Really Doubted Himself  —  Who is the best CEO in the country?
Sep 23, 2014, 4:10 AMIn context
Julie Bort / Business Insider:
Meet “MarioPremLuca”, the three engineers behind several key Cisco products, financed via the unusual “spin-in” model   —  Why Cisco Has Showered These 3 Men With Billions Of Dollars  —  There are three legendary engineers at Cisco known as “the heart, soul and brains” …
Sep 22, 2014, 7:45 AMIn context
Jillian D'Onfro / Business Insider:
Amazon announces new Kindle Fire HD tablets: 7" model for $139, 6" model for $99   —  Amazon Has New Kindle Fire Tablets, And They Start At A Dirt-Cheap $99  —  Amazon announced two new Kindle Fire HD tablets — a 7-inch model for $139 and a 6-inch model for only $99.
Sep 17, 2014, 9:30 PMIn context
Lisa Eadicicco / Business Insider:
Google's rumored Android Silver program put on hold after departure of senior VP Nikesh Arora   —  Google Might Postpone Its Radical Plan To Change The Way Android Phones Are Sold  —  Google might delaying its rumored Android Silver program, a re-branding effort that would give high-end Android smartphones …
Sep 17, 2014, 10:05 AMIn context
Eugene Kim / Business Insider:
YC's Sam Altman plus Paul Graham, Peter Thiel, Marissa Mayer, Marc Andreessen, and more to teach Stanford course on startups; lectures to appear online   —  Peter Thiel, Marc Andreessen, And Marissa Mayer Want To Teach You ‘How To Start A Startup’  —  Some of the most prominent investors …
Sep 16, 2014, 3:00 PMIn context

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