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Nicole Perlroth / New York Times:
AG Kamala Harris releases data breach report: 18.5M Californians lost personal data in 2013, up from 2.5M in 2012   —  Report Analyzes Extent of Data Breaches in California  —  SAN FRANCISCO — The constant drumbeat of data breaches won't cease anytime soon, according to a new report …
Oct 29, 2014, 10:55 PMIn context
Mike Isaac / New York Times:
MCX forbids participating retailers from accepting any competing mobile payment products, will issue “steep” fine if contract broken   —  Apple Pay Runs Afoul of MCX, a Group With a Rival Product  —  One week after its debut, Apple's new mobile wallet is showing promise with consumers.
Oct 28, 2014, 10:05 PMIn context
Nick Wingfield / New York Times:
Hipmunk partners with Yahoo to power flight and hotel searches on Yahoo Travel   —  Travel Search Site Hipmunk Cuts Yahoo Deal  —  Hipmunk is a tiny company compared to online travel giants like Priceline and Expedia that can far outspend it on marketing.  —  But Hipmunk, which has won …
Oct 28, 2014, 8:35 AMIn context
David Carr / New York Times:
As Facebook considers hosting content on mobile, publishers worry about losing control   —  Facebook Offers Life Raft, but Publishers Are Wary  —  For publishers, Facebook is a bit like that big dog galloping toward you in the park.  More often than not, it's hard to tell whether he wants to play with you or eat you.
Oct 27, 2014, 1:10 AMIn context
Jeff Sommer / New York Times:
iPhone sales estimated to add a quarter to a third of a percent to annualized US GDP growth   —  When iPhones Ring, the Economy Listens  —  Gloomy economic news and the wild swings of the stock market may be getting you down.  But at least you can count on this: We've entered the sweet spot of the iPhone cycle.
Oct 26, 2014, 7:25 PMIn context
John Markoff / New York Times:
Google VP Alan Eustace breaks Felix Baumgartner's world record for highest-altitude jump   —  Alan Eustace Jumps From Stratosphere, Breaking Felix Baumgartner's World Record  — A well-known computer scientist parachuted from a balloon near the top of the stratosphere on Friday …
Oct 24, 2014, 2:35 PMIn context
Tatiana Schlossberg / New York Times:
New York City Police to Be Equipped With Smartphones and Tablets   —  The New York Police Department will begin equipping all of its officers with smartphones and outfitting many police cars with tablet computers in an effort to modernize the nation's largest police force, the Manhattan district attorney's office announced on Thursday.
Oct 24, 2014, 11:00 AMIn context
Farhad Manjoo / New York Times:
Apple Strengthens Pull of Its Orbit With Each Device   —  Late in 2012, when Tim Cook was relatively fresh on the job as Apple's chief executive, he made a sudden and potentially risky shuffle in the firm's executive ranks.  He fired Scott Forstall, who had been in charge of Apple's mobile operating system …
Oct 22, 2014, 9:55 PMIn context
Andrew Ross Sorkin / New York Times:
IBM's increasing EPS in recent years only due to buybacks, no real revenue growth since 2008   —  The Truth Hidden by IBM's Buybacks  —  For many years, the International Business Machines Corporation's earnings glided smoothly upward.  Every quarter, IBM would report higher earnings per share.
Oct 22, 2014, 9:25 AMIn context
Molly Wood / New York Times:
Apple Pay: Seamless in Stores, but Quirky Online   —  AFTER I used Apple Pay for a day of shopping in stores, a few things became clear: The new payment system is convenient, problem-free and even fun.  —  The same can't be said for using Apple Pay to shop via apps on my phone or tablet.
Oct 22, 2014, 12:25 AMIn context

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Zoho:
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AdExchanger:
Eyeview Wants To Personalize Online Video Like Display And Search  —  It seems all online ads, except video ads, are targeted.  That online video largely isn't personalized seems odd, since the ad industry jumps …