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New York Times:
Apple's lack of bug bounty program bucks industry norms of openness with security community   —  Apple Policy on Bugs May Explain Why Hackers Would Help F.B.I.  —  SAN FRANCISCO — After a third party went to the F.B.I. with claims of being able to unlock an iPhone, many in the security industry …
Mar 23, 2016, 3:25 PMIn context
Katie Benner / New York Times:
Brooklyn federal judge rules in drug case that government can't use All Writs Act to force Apple to unlock iPhones   —  Apple Wins Ruling in New York iPhone Hacking Order  —  A federal judge denied the United States government's request to open an Apple iPhone in a drug case in New York …
Feb 29, 2016, 6:00 PMIn context
New York Times:
Sources: Apple is working on a security upgrade to prevent the exploit method sought by FBI from working in the future   —  Apple Is Said to Be Working on an iPhone Even It Can't Hack  —  WASHINGTON — Apple engineers have already begun developing new security measures that would make it impossible …
Feb 24, 2016, 7:06 PMIn context
New York Times:
Apple had asked the FBI to issue application for iPhone passcode cracking tool under seal, but government made it public, prompting Tim Cook's public remarks   —  How Tim Cook, in iPhone Battle, Became a Bulwark for Digital Privacy  —  SAN FRANCISCO — Letters from around the globe began pouring …
Feb 19, 2016, 12:45 AMIn context
Katie Benner / New York Times:
How employee stock took the biggest hit when Good Technology, once valued at $1.1B, passed on a $825M offer and later sold to BlackBerry for $425M   —  When a Unicorn Start-Up Stumbles, Its Employees Get Hurt  —  On Sept. 4, employees of Good Technology, a mobile security start-up in Sunnyvale …
Dec 23, 2015, 2:35 PMIn context
New York Times:
LivingSocial's growth-at-all-costs strategy serves as a lesson for today's unicorns as the firm struggles to retain staff and pivots away from daily deals   —  LivingSocial, Once a Unicorn, Is Losing Its Magic  —  WASHINGTON — The first thing you see when walking into the headquarters …
Nov 21, 2015, 5:30 PMIn context
Katie Benner / New York Times:
Apple beats forecasts with quarterly profits of $11.1B, up 31% YoY, and revenue of $51.5B, up 22% YoY   —  Apple Profit Rose 31% for Its 4th Quarter, Beating Forecasts  —  Apple turned in another quarter of enviable revenue and profit growth, fueled by sales of the iPhone, but more muted times may lie ahead.
Oct 27, 2015, 4:55 PMIn context
New York Times:
Source: Apple disables Apple News in China, likely to avoid requirement to censor content   —  Apple Is Said to Deactivate Its News App in China  —  HONG KONG — Apple has disabled its news app in China, according to a person with direct knowledge of the situation, the most recent sign …
Oct 10, 2015, 1:40 PMIn context
Katie Benner / New York Times:
Service marketplace Thumbtack raises $125M at a $1.3B valuation, led by Scottish money management firm Baillie Gifford   —  Thumbtack Raises New Funding at a $1.3 Billion Valuation  —  Thumbtack, which handles marketing and job listings for professionals like yoga instructors and electricians …
Sep 29, 2015, 12:55 AMIn context
Katie Benner / Bloomberg View:
Jawbone's recent $300M investment from BlackRock was debt, not equity   —  Jawbone Gets a Loan and a Leash  —  Jawbone, the San Francisco maker of wearable technology, recently got a hefty $300 million investment from BlackRock, the largest and one of the most trusted asset management companies in the world.
May 18, 2015, 9:25 PMIn context

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IBM:
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Zoho:
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