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Evelyn M. Rusli / Wall Street Journal:
Anonymous messaging app Yik Yak raises $62M led by Sequoia at valuation in low hundreds of millions, adds Jim Goetz to board   —  Year-Old Yik Yak Draws Big Valuation  —  Figure for Anonymous-Messaging App Is Said to Be in Low Hundred Millions of Dollars  —  Yik Yak, the controversial …
Nov 23, 2014, 11:25 PMIn context
Wall Street Journal:
Samsung considers reorg placing mobile division under co-CEO B.K. Yoon, who oversees TV and home appliance business   —  Samsung Considering Shake-Up in Management  —  Co-CEO B.K. Yoon May Assume Leadership of Mobile Division
Nov 23, 2014, 9:25 PMIn context
Rachel Feintzeig / Wall Street Journal:
Tech firms competing for talent spawn “workplace coordinators” to manage lavish employee perks   —  Lavish Perks Spawn New Job Category  —  At Tech Companies, Aim-to-Please Specialists Provide Yoga Classes, Jell-O Shots  —  From Muay Thai classes to Zen meditation rooms …
Nov 23, 2014, 6:05 PMIn context
Elizabeth Dwoskin / Wall Street Journal:
Uber's Rival Lyft Quietly Limits Employee Access to User Data   —  In the early days of Facebook , a universal password reportedly gave the social network's employees access to user accounts.  Seven years later, Uber, another startup growing at lightning speed and writing the rules as it goes …
Nov 21, 2014, 5:15 PMIn context
Greg Bensinger / Wall Street Journal:
Amazon leases 470,000 square-foot, 12-story space in midtown Manhattan for next 17 years   —  Amazon to Lease Entire Manhattan Building, Hinting at Retail Ambitions  —  Amazon.com agreed to lease 470,000 square feet of space in midtown Manhattan from Vornado Realty Trust …
Nov 20, 2014, 7:25 PMIn context
Douglas MacMillan / Wall Street Journal:
Uber's Massive Fundraising Drive Forges Ahead Despite Scandal   —  A recent controversy ensnaring Uber doesn't appear to be lessening the company's appeal to investors as it moves forward with plans to raise one of the largest venture-capital funding rounds in history.
Nov 20, 2014, 3:55 PMIn context
Wall Street Journal:
IBM launches IBM Verse web-based email service, free for individuals, commercial version for business   —  IBM Launching Web-Based Email Service  —  Company to Offer IBM Verse Free to Individuals and Hopes to Sell Commercial Version to Businesses  —  International Business Machines Corp …
Nov 18, 2014, 12:25 PMIn context
Wall Street Journal:
Deutsche Bank to set up joint innovation labs with IBM, Microsoft in Berlin, London, Palo Alto   —  Deutsche Bank Setting Up Innovation Labs With IBM, Microsoft  —  Deutsche Bank AG is working on setting up joint innovation laboratories with technology firms IBM Corp. …
Nov 17, 2014, 6:55 PMIn context
Don Clark / Wall Street Journal:
Intel's MICA smart bracelet with built in GPS and sapphire touchscreen will be available in December with 2 year AT&T contract for $495   —  Intel Reveals Details of MICA Smart Bracelet … Intel CEO Brian Krzanich visited New York's Fashion Week festivities in September to drum up interest in MICA …
Nov 17, 2014, 3:55 PMIn context
Michael J. Casey / Wall Street Journal:
Khosla Ventures, Reid Hoffman, others invest $21M in Blockstream to enable new distributed applications built on bitcoin's blockchain technology   —  Linked-In, Sun Microsystems Founders Lead Big Bet On Bitcoin Innovation  —  Billionaire entrepreneurs who helped lead LinkedIn Corp. …
Nov 17, 2014, 12:15 PMIn context

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