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Nicholas Carlson / New York Times:
Book adaptation: How Marissa Mayer fought to turn around Yahoo and lost her way   —  What Happened When Marissa Mayer Tried to Be Steve Jobs  —  Credit: Illustration by Matt Dorfman.  Photographs by Getty Images.  —  Eric Jackson was sitting in his hotel room on Sea Island, Ga. …
Dec 18, 2014, 1:55 AMIn context
Brooks Barnes / New York Times:
AMC and MoviePass partner for unlimited movie subscription plan, priced between $35 and $45 per month   —  From AMC and MoviePass, a Film a Day for a Monthly Fee  —  LOS ANGELES — Netflix brought subscription-based movie and television streaming to the millennial masses.
Dec 18, 2014, 12:25 AMIn context
New York Times:
U.S. Said to Find North Korea Ordered Cyberattack on Sony   —  WASHINGTON — American intelligence officials have concluded that the North Korean government was “centrally involved” in the recent attacks on Sony Pictures's computers, a determination reached just as Sony on Wednesday canceled …
Dec 17, 2014, 6:25 PMIn context
Claire Cain Miller / New York Times:
Automation is not only replacing manufacturing jobs, it is displacing knowledge and service workers too   —  As Robots Grow Smarter, American Workers Struggle to Keep Up  —  A machine that administers sedatives recently began treating patients at a Seattle hospital.
Dec 16, 2014, 10:15 AMIn context
Mike Isaac / New York Times:
Apple Pay now supports credit cards representing about 90% of purchase volume in US   —  Dozens More Companies Sign Up for Apple Pay  —  The list of companies working with Apple Pay continues to grow.  —  On Tuesday, Apple announced that in recent weeks the company had signed up dozens more banks …
Dec 16, 2014, 7:30 AMIn context
Mike Isaac / New York Times:
Chicago regulators approve plan to create Uber-like taxi hailing app; similar plan in New York is pending vote   —  Chicago and New York Officials Look to Build Uber-Like Apps for Taxis  —  If you can't beat them, join them.  —  Regulators in Chicago have approved a plan to create …
Dec 12, 2014, 5:05 PMIn context
Edward Wyatt / New York Times:
Verizon says future investments in its networks will be unaffected by net neutrality policy   —  Verizon Says Investment Will Be Unaffected by Net Neutrality Policy  —  A senior executive of Verizon, which successfully challenged the Federal Communications Commission's 2010 net neutrality rules …
Dec 11, 2014, 2:50 PMIn context
Farhad Manjoo / New York Times:
Q&A with Jack Dorsey on Square's past year and its future after the company hits record $100M in sales in a single day   —  Are All Payments Becoming Invisible?  A Conversation With Square's Jack Dorsey  —  Square, the company famous for its tiny mobile credit-card reader …
Dec 11, 2014, 1:55 AMIn context
Michael J. de la Merced / New York Times:
Lending Club prices IPO at $15 a share, valuing the company at $5.4B; will trade on NYSE under ticker LC   —  Lending Club Set to Debut, and Industry Is Watching  —  When Lending Club makes its debut on the New York Stock Exchange on Thursday, it will carry the hopes of an entire industry.
Dec 10, 2014, 7:20 PMIn context
Mike Isaac / New York Times:
Uber's Background Checks for Drivers Come Under Scrutiny   —  Uber champions its “industry-leading standards” for vetting its drivers.  On its website, it describes its background checks as “often more rigorous” than those in the traditional taxi industry.  —  But in statehouses across the country …
Dec 10, 2014, 1:05 AMIn context

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