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Michael J. de la Merced / New York Times:
Zillow to Buy Trulia for $3.5 Billion in All-Stock Deal   —  For much of the last nine years, Zillow and Trulia have competed in the online real estate listings market they helped create.  —  But after a speedy six-week courtship, the two are set to combine forces.
Jul 28, 2014, 8:50 AMIn context
Farhad Manjoo / New York Times:
Ultrapak external battery packs can grab a full charge for a standard smartphone in 15 minutes   —  How to Charge Your Phone in 15 Minutes  —  Say you've got 15 minutes in an airport between flights and your phone is nearly dead.  What do you do?  —  In the past, you had two choices.
Jul 28, 2014, 7:50 AMIn context
Mike Isaac / New York Times:
Reddit, still unprofitable, looks to grow ad revenues without alienating users   —  Can Reddit Grow Up?  —  Since its founding nine years ago, Reddit has stuck to its own weird guns.  —  The site, where users find, share and talk about web links and photos, has been faithful to an antiquated design …
Jul 27, 2014, 10:30 PMIn context
Megha Bahree / New York Times:
Indian startups like Autowale connect auto-rickshaw drivers with riders via SMS   —  Text and Ride in India  —  PUNE, India — When Praveen Narayan Dusane first started driving an auto-rickshaw in this crowded college town, he had to hustle for every rupee.  He could wait hours at a rickshaw stand for passengers.
Jul 27, 2014, 7:05 AMIn context
Ravi Somaiya / New York Times:
Joshua Topolsky, editor in chief of The Verge, joins Bloomberg as editor of a series of new online ventures, will be replaced by Nilay Patel   —  Josh Topolsky of The Verge Is Joining Bloomberg  —  Josh Topolsky, the co-founder of the technology website The Verge, will join Bloomberg …
Jul 24, 2014, 10:36 AMIn context
Nick Wingfield / New York Times:
Profile of Brad Smith, Microsoft's general counsel and chief official on public policy matters   —  Microsoft's Top Lawyer Is the Tech World's Envoy  —  REDMOND, Wash. — Bradford L. Smith, Microsoft's general counsel, was in Berlin meeting with government officials this spring when a case kept popping up unexpectedly.
Jul 22, 2014, 1:55 AMIn context
Michael Forsythe / New York Times:
Alibaba's I.P.O. Could Be a Bonanza for the Scions of Chinese Leaders   —  It was billed as biggest private financing deal in the history of China.  —  In September 2012, the Alibaba Group announced that it had completed a $7.6 billion deal to buy back half of Yahoo's stake in it.
Jul 21, 2014, 12:50 PMIn context
Claire Cain Miller / New York Times:
How some universities have attracted more women to computer science: mentoring, high school programs, and revamped introductory courses   —  Women in Tech: Some Universities Crack Code in Drawing Women to Computer Science  —  One of the reasons so few women work in tech is that few choose to study computer science or engineering.
Jul 19, 2014, 2:40 PMIn context
Michael J. de la Merced / New York Times:
Alibaba Said to Plan I.P.O. for September   —  One of the biggest questions on Wall Street has been whether the Alibaba Group would pull off its highly anticipated initial public offering by the first full week of August, just ahead of the unofficial late-summer market slowdown.
Jul 17, 2014, 7:10 PMIn context
Peter Eavis / New York Times:
Funding Circle, a Peer-to-Peer Lender, Raises $65 Million   —  Silicon Valley has been working on new ways to bolster the flow of capital to small businesses, one of the nation's main engines of economic growth.  Those efforts took another step forward on Wednesday, when Funding Circle …
Jul 16, 2014, 7:15 PMIn context

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