Report: Microsoft earmarks $1.5 billion to keep Yahoo employees
Incoming: Microsoft and Yahoo
Psystar Open Computer unboxing and hands-on
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A look at the NYT's relationship with The Athletic; some NYT sports writers complained about Athletic reporters introducing themselves as NYT journalists
Sources: ESPN is nearing a large new partnership with DraftKings, the sports-betting company in which Disney has had a stake since 2019
Gimlet and Parcast unions say Spotify blindsided them with recent layoffs, each bargaining unit lost ~30% of members, and Spotify can still help laid-off staff
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