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Ángel González / The Seattle Times:
Filing shows Alibaba is now the largest outside shareholder in e-commerce site Zulily with 9.3% of total shares   —  Alibaba takes big stake in Seattle's zulily e-commerce site  —  Alibaba Group, the giant Chinese online retailer, has emerged as the biggest outside shareholder in Seattle-based zulily …
May 9, 2015, 2:35 AMIn context
Matt Day / The Seattle Times:
IRS demands Ballmer, other Microsoft leaders testify in corporate tax audit   —  The Internal Revenue Service has sued former Microsoft CEO Steve Ballmer and a slate of other former and current executives, seeking to compel them to testify in a long-running investigation into how the company's …
Dec 26, 2014, 9:15 PMIn context
Mike Carter / The Seattle Times:
FBI created fake Seattle Times Web page to nab bomb-threat suspect   —  The FBI created a fake news story on a bogus Seattle Times Web page to plant software in the computer of a suspect in a series of bomb threats to Timberline High School in 2007, documents reveal.
Oct 28, 2014, 4:55 PMIn context
Rami Grunbaum / The Seattle Times:
T-Mobile USA sues Huawei, claiming theft of trade secrets behind phone testing robot “Tappy”   —  T-Mobile sues Chinese telecom giant Huawei  —  T-Mobile USA has sued Huawei Technologies, claiming the Chinese telecommunications giant stole its software, specifications and other secrets …
Sep 5, 2014, 10:15 PMIn context
Mike Carter / The Seattle Times:
Interview with former Microsoft senior manager Brian Jorgenson: “I told myself, “Members of Congress can do it""   —  Former Microsoft manager charged with insider trading  —  A former Microsoft senior manager was charged Thursday with insider trading after tipping a friend to secret financial deals and information.
Dec 19, 2013, 5:55 PMIn context
Sanjay Bhatt / The Seattle Times:
Amazon's plans for spherical building in downtown Seattle approved by city design panel   —  Amazon's bubble building gets OK from design panel  —  A city panel on Tuesday signed off on Amazon.com's design for a five-story office building formed by three intersecting spheres …
Oct 26, 2013, 1:55 AMIn context
Jay Greene / The Seattle Times:
Amazon blasts GAO and IBM over $600 million CIA contract   —  A redacted version of a lawsuit Amazon filed against the federal government became public today, offering a look at the company's effort to block rebidding of its lucrative CIA deal.  —  Amazon Web Services' battle with IBM …
Aug 20, 2013, 9:10 PMIn context
Manuel Valdes / The Seattle Times:
Washington state sues Florida company over unwanted text-message spam   —  A lawsuit filed by Attorney General Rob McKenna's office against Orlando-based Dinav Holding and its owners is one of the first lawsuits by a state attorney general targeting spamming via text messages.
Dec 11, 2012, 10:10 AMIn context
The Seattle Times:
Internet, phones cut in parts of Syrian capital   —  Syrian activists say authorities have blocked Internet and cell phone signals in parts of the nation's capital, where rebels and government troops are engaged in fierce clashes.  —  BEIRUT —  Syrian activists say authorities …
Nov 30, 2012, 12:55 AMIn context
Janet I. Tu / The Seattle Times:
Microsoft, Motorola set to square off in court over patent payments   —  Microsoft and Motorola will be battling it out in a federal courtroom in Seattle starting Tuesday.  The trial is being closely watched for its ramifications on the larger patent — and market — battles being fought between huge tech companies.
Nov 12, 2012, 8:30 AMIn context

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