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Geoffrey A. Fowler / Wall Street Journal:
Secret, Whisper, and Ask.fm can't guarantee anonymity, all make privacy and safety trade-offs   —  Secret Apps: Your Secrets Aren't Always Safe  —  What you should consider when using secrecy apps  —  A secret is hard to keep on a smartphone.  —  Yet sharing secrets—broadcasting them …
Mar 2, 2014, 8:35 AMIn context
Douglas MacMillan / Wall Street Journal:
Marketing Chief Kathy Savitt's Star Rises at Yahoo   —  A management shake-up at Yahoo Inc. has conferred more power on Kathy Savitt, a marketing executive who has quickly risen to become one of Chief Executive Marissa Mayer's most prominent and trusted lieutenants.
Feb 27, 2014, 6:45 AMIn context
Wall Street Journal:
White House Weighs Four Options for Revamping NSA Phone Surveillance   —  Proposals Range From Running Program Through Phone Companies to Ditching It Altogether  —  WASHINGTON—Administration lawyers have presented the White House with four options for restructuring the National Security …
Feb 26, 2014, 9:40 AMIn context
Ruth Bender / Wall Street Journal:
Orange CEO Says in Partnership Talks With Microsoft for Dailymotion   —  Orange Will Maintain Majority Stake in Dailymotion  —  PARIS— Orange SA is in talks with U.S. giant Microsoft Corp. over a possible partnership for the French telecommunication company's online-video website Dailymotion …
Feb 25, 2014, 6:20 AMIn context
Wall Street Journal:
Japan's financial authorities not stepping in to help investors recover Bitcoins from Mt. Gox   —  Japan's Authorities Decline to Step In on Bitcoin  —  Investors Seek Guidance on How to Recover Funds From Mt. Gox  —  TOKYO—Investors with funds tied up at Mt. Gox are looking for guidance …
Feb 25, 2014, 1:40 AMIn context
Wall Street Journal:
China's Sina Plans U.S. IPO for Weibo   —  Internet Company Plans to Raise Around $500 Million From Listing in 2nd Quarter  —  Chinese Internet company Sina Corp. is planning to raise around $500 million in a U.S. initial public offering of its Weibo social-media platform in the second quarter …
Feb 24, 2014, 12:25 PMIn context
Robin Sidel / Wall Street Journal:
Mt. Gox CEO Resigns From Bitcoin Foundation Board   —  Mark Karpeles, chief executive of Mt. Gox, the embattled Toyko-based bitcoin exchange, resigned on Sunday from the board of the Bitcoin Foundation, according to a person familiar with the situation.  —  The move comes as amid a string …
Feb 23, 2014, 11:45 PMIn context
Wall Street Journal:
Allen & Co. Flourishes as a Tech Deal Maker   —  Facebook's WhatsApp Purchase Highlights Allen & Co.'s Rise in the Technology Sector  —  Allen & Co. has long been a big player in media and entertainment deals.  Facebook Inc. 's $19 billion acquisition of WhatsApp Inc. highlights …
Feb 23, 2014, 5:00 PMIn context
Loretta Chao / Wall Street Journal:
Twitter, Other Apps Disrupted in Venezuela Amid Protests   —  The Venezuelan government, besieged by nationwide protests, appears to have stepped up its censorship of Internet services used by demonstrators and sites that have criticized the government response to the unrest, technology firms and researchers said.
Feb 22, 2014, 2:00 PMIn context
Wall Street Journal:
Korea's dominant text messaging service Kakao preparing for IPO at $2B valuation   —  Kakao Close to Signing Morgan Stanley, Samsung Securities as IPO Advisers  —  Offering Possibly Poised to Value Text-Messaging Company at More Than $2 Billion  —  Kakao Corp. is close to signing Morgan Stanley …
Feb 21, 2014, 9:05 AMIn context

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Microsoft:
Kinect SDK 2.0 and new adapter kit now available  —  Read more from Technical Fellow Alex Kipman about the next chapter for Kinect.
Amazon Web Services:
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Rackspace:
Another Patent Troll Slain.  You Are Now Free To Rotate Your Smartphone.  —  Rotatable Technologies is now an ex-patent troll.  I say “ex-troll” because its patent, US Pat.  No. 6,326,978, has been declared unpatentable …
Zoho:
Ringio helps sales teams close more deals by bringing Click To Call to Zoho CRM  —  This is a guest post by Sam Aparicio, CEO of Ringio.  —  Today we are announcing a new integration with Zoho that brings Ringio's Click To Call …