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New York Times:
Xiaoice, Microsoft's Chinese chatbot, has a sense of humor, good listening skills, and 20M registered users   —  For Sympathetic Ear, More Chinese Turn to Smartphone Program  —  She is known as Xiaoice, and millions of young Chinese pick up their smartphones every day to exchange messages with her …
Aug 1, 2015, 6:10 AMIn context
David E. Sanger / New York Times:
Anonymous Obama administration sources say US will retaliate against China for OPM hack and is weighing options that include breaching the Great Firewall   —  U.S. Decides to Retaliate Against China's Hacking  —  The Obama administration has determined that it must retaliate against China …
Jul 31, 2015, 11:05 PMIn context
Steve Lohr / New York Times:
Coding bootcamps to graduate 16K students in 2015, up from 6,740 in 2014, almost one-third as many as all US Computer Science departments   —  As Tech Booms, Workers Turn to Coding for Career Change  —  SAN FRANCISCO — After Paul Minton graduated from college, he worked as a waiter, but always felt he should do more.
Jul 28, 2015, 11:35 PMIn context
Eilene Zimmerman / New York Times:
South Korea's Netmarble invests $130M in US game studio SGN to extend its reach outside Asia   —  Netmarble Takes Stake in SGN, Extending Asia's Reach Into U.S. Mobile Games  —  Nowhere are mobile video games more popular — or lucrative — than in Asia.  And now Asian companies …
Jul 26, 2015, 6:30 PMIn context
Matt Flegenheimer / New York Times:
De Blasio drops plans to cap number of vehicles operated by Uber in NYC for now, will conduct four-month study on traffic impact of for-hire vehicle operators   —  De Blasio Administration Dropping Plan for Uber Cap, for Now  —  The de Blasio administration has backed away from its fight …
Jul 22, 2015, 4:30 PMIn context
Ben Sisario / New York Times:
Spotify signs deal with electronic music site Beatport to bring over music and video content   —  Spotify Gains Access to Beatport Music and Videos  —  Spotify has struck a deal with the electronic music site Beatport that will bring it new music and video content, the latest step …
Jul 22, 2015, 2:40 PMIn context
Michael J. de la Merced / New York Times:
PayPal Closes Up 5% on Nasdaq as It Splits From eBay   —  SAN FRANCISCO — PayPal has returned to the public stock markets for the first time in more than a decade in a rousing start.  —  Shares in the payments giant closed up more than 5 percent, giving the company a market value of nearly $50 billion.
Jul 20, 2015, 4:30 PMIn context
New York Times:
Three months after Apple Watch's debut, lack of apps from major players like Facebook reflects skepticism about the platform   —  Apple Waits as App Developers Study Who's Buying Its Watch  —  SAN FRANCISCO — In the months surrounding the much-ballyhooed release of the Apple Watch …
Jul 20, 2015, 12:00 PMIn context
Paul Mozur / New York Times:
In Asia, 46 startups raised $100M+ rounds and 11 achieved $1B+ valuation in the first half of 2015, compared to North America's 48 startups and 19 unicorns   —  Asian Tech Start-Ups Quietly Earn Backing  —  HONG KONG — The rise of a mobile software company from nothing to a $1 billion valuation …
Jul 20, 2015, 10:05 AMIn context
Mike Isaac / New York Times:
Filmmaker Casey Neistat's Beme video sharing app aims for authenticity by not letting users review the ephemeral four-second videos they send   —  Casey Neistat's Beme Is a Social App That Aims to Replace Illusions With Reality  —  Casey Neistat isn't as handsome as in his Facebook profile picture.
Jul 17, 2015, 4:15 PMIn context

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