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Jacob Pramuk / CNBC:
Yelp stock closes down about 10% amid reports it has stopped pursuing a sale of company   —  Yelp skids 10% amid sale halt reports  —  Yelp shares slipped on Thursday afternoon amid reports the company's sale process had stalled.  —  Following a trading halt around 12:50 p.m. ET …
Jul 2, 2015, 4:55 PMIn context
CNBC:
Fitbit opens at $30.40 in market debut, 52% above its IPO price   —  Fitbit opens 52% higher in market debut  —  Fitbit CEO: We're more than just wearables  —  Fitbit co-founder and CEO James Park, shares how one customer got really into counting steps, and the company's mission.
Jun 18, 2015, 10:30 AMIn context
Everett Rosenfeld / CNBC:
Oracle stock falls more than 7% in after-hours trading after Q4 profits and revenues fall short of expectations; company blames US dollar   —  Oracle blames dollar for earnings and revenue miss  —  Oracle is reporting EPS miss of $0.78 adjusted on revenue miss of $10.71 billion …
Jun 17, 2015, 6:25 PMIn context
CNBC:
California Labor Commission rules Uber driver Barbara Ann Berwick is an employee, not a contractor   —  Uber drivers are employees: Calif. Labor Commission  —  Uber drivers should be counted as employees, not contractors, the California Labor Commission ruled on Wednesday.
Jun 17, 2015, 10:40 AMIn context
Ansuya Harjani / CNBC:
Twitter opens HQ in Singapore, plans to add over 100 to current staff of 80 in the next few years   —  Twitter opens Asia HQ in Singapore, and it's hiring big  —  Why Twitter launched new Asia HQ in Singapore  —  Shailesh Rao, vice president for APAC, Americas and Emerging Markets at Twitter …
Jun 11, 2015, 4:55 PMIn context
Everett Rosenfeld / CNBC:
Why more than a dozen big banks and tech firms are investigating blockchain technology   —  Why financial firms are investigating bitcoin tech  —  The technology behind bitcoin could be even more important than the cryptocurrency itself.  —  The technological innovation behind bitcoin …
Jun 8, 2015, 12:20 AMIn context
CNBC:
Sources: Snapchat in the process of raising $650M at $16B valuation   —  Snapchat in process of raising new money, values company at up to $16B: Sources  —  Snapchat is in the process of raising $650 million in equity, which would value the company at 16 billion, sources told CNBC.
May 29, 2015, 12:10 PMIn context
David Faber / CNBC:
Sources: Microsoft offered to pay $55B for Salesforce, but Marc Benioff wanted $70B; talks ended in early May   —  Microsoft, Salesforce talks fizzled over price: Sources  —  Microsoft and Salesforce.com had significant talks earlier this spring about a purchase of Salesforce by Microsoft …
May 22, 2015, 1:37 PMIn context
Jacob Pramuk / CNBC:
Salesforce slightly beats Q1 expectations with $0.16 EPS on revenue of $1.51B, stock rises more than 3% in after-hours trading   —  Salesforce.com earnings: 16 cents per share, vs expected EPS of 14 cents  —  Salesforce.com reported slightly better-than-expected quarterly earnings and revenue on Wednesday.
May 20, 2015, 4:45 PMIn context
Fred Imbert / CNBC:
AOL stock up more than 18% on news that Verizon is acquiring the company for $4.4B   —  Verizon to buy AOL for $4.4 billion  —  Telecom giant Verizon announced Tuesday it will be buying AOL for $50 per share, or about $4.4 billion.  —  The transaction will take the form of a tender offer followed …
May 12, 2015, 7:04 AMIn context

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