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Michael J. de la Merced / New York Times:
Alibaba Raises $21.8 Billion in Initial Public Offering   —  The Alibaba Group, the Chinese Internet juggernaut, will raise nearly $21.8 billion in its initial stock sale, people briefed on the matter said on Thursday, as investors flocked to buy a piece of the company that is poised …
Sep 18, 2014, 5:55 PMIn context
Quentin Hardy / New York Times:
Twilio launching new MMS API which allows for video and picture messaging   —  Twilio to Send Multimedia to Phones  —  “We believe photos and videos will be ubiquitous,” said Jeff Lawson, Twilio's co-founder and chief executive.  —  The cloud just covered a little more of the old tech business.
Sep 18, 2014, 12:35 PMIn context
Michael J. de la Merced / New York Times:
Identity Security Firm Ping Raises $35 Million From K.K.R. and Others   —  With the news of hacking and data theft dominating headlines, there would seem to be no better time for a security software provider to raise new money.  And Ping Identity is wasting no time in collecting new funds.
Sep 18, 2014, 12:20 PMIn context
Ben Sisario / New York Times:
Radio station operator Clear Channel rebrands as iHeartMedia, embracing iHeartRadio's success   —  Clear Channel Renames Itself iHeartMedia, in an Embrace of the Digital  —  When it was introduced by Clear Channel Communications in 2008, the iHeartRadio app had a humble job as an online outlet for the radio giant's 800-plus stations.
Sep 16, 2014, 12:30 PMIn context
Natasha Singer / New York Times:
California bill to prohibit online services from selling or disclosing students' personal data   —  With Tech Taking Over in Schools, Worries Rise  —  At a New York state elementary school, teachers can use a behavior-monitoring app to compile information on which children have positive attitudes and which act out.
Sep 16, 2014, 1:55 AMIn context
Matt Richtel / New York Times:
Katasi building tech to block calls, texts to drivers; currently stalled as Sprint reconsiders   —  Trying to Hit the Brake on Texting While Driving  —  People know they shouldn't text and drive.  Overwhelmingly, they tell pollsters that doing so is unacceptable and dangerous, and yet they do it anyway.
Sep 14, 2014, 9:25 PMIn context
Nick Bilton / New York Times:
Steve Jobs and several other tech execs have imposed time limits on their kids' use of gadgets   —  Steve Jobs Was a Low-Tech Parent  —  When Steve Jobs was running Apple, he was known to call journalists to either pat them on the back for a recent article or, more often than not, explain how they got it wrong.
Sep 13, 2014, 2:35 PMIn context
New York Times:
JPMorgan hack investigation finding dozens of the company's servers breached over two months; one source says SSNs and account data not stolen   —  After Breach, JPMorgan Still Seeks to Determine Extent of Attack  —  The headache caused by the attack on JPMorgan Chase's computer network this summer may not go away anytime soon.
Sep 13, 2014, 12:30 AMIn context
New York Times:
As Investors Salivate, Alibaba May Raise Price of I.P.O.   —  The Alibaba Group's initial public offering was long expected to be a blockbuster.  But a flood of orders for shares in the Chinese e-commerce giant has proved stronger than expected.  —  Only five days into the company's global journey …
Sep 12, 2014, 11:20 AMIn context
Nathaniel Popper / New York Times:
Apple Pay charged a lower transaction rate by banks than typical for credit card transactions, won't be accepted by Walmart and Best Buy   —  Banks Did It Apple's Way in Payments by Mobile  —  JPMorgan Chase's chief financial officer, Marianne Lake, took the stage at a financial conference …
Sep 12, 2014, 10:20 AMIn context

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