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Wall Street Journal:
Amazon is expanding its business-to-business marketplace, Amazon Business, into the medical supply industry, plotting to become major supplier to US hospitals   —  The market for medical supplies is one of a growing number of businesses the online retail giant has set in its sights …
Feb 17, 2018, 9:50 PMIn context
Thomas Grove / Wall Street Journal:
Profile of Yevgeny Prigozhin, alleged IRA owner, who, sources say, first hired internet trolls to bury complaints about food supplied to Moscow schools in 2011   —  An online army accused of sowing discord among American voters in the 2016 election emerged from a corner of the business empire …
Feb 16, 2018, 8:10 PMIn context
Ryan Knutson / Wall Street Journal:
Google tests 911 call location tech expected to launch this year; RapidSOS says tests got to within 121 feet of callers while carriers averaged 522 feet   —  911 centers often struggle to locate cellphone callers, but new technology from Google could improve the U.S. system
Feb 16, 2018, 9:50 AMIn context
Wall Street Journal:
Cisco says it will repatriate $67B to the US this quarter after new tax law, expects to spend much of it on share buybacks and dividends   —  Company expects to spend much of the newly repatriated cash on share buybacks and dividends  —  Cisco Systems Inc. is the latest technology giant …
Feb 15, 2018, 9:40 PMIn context
Stu Woo / Wall Street Journal:
British officials say Russia was “almost certainly responsible” for 2017 NotPetya attack that targeted Ukraine and some large businesses   —  Ukraine bore the brunt of the June attack, in which the ‘Petya’ worm spread among corporate computer networks
Feb 15, 2018, 10:40 AMIn context
Wall Street Journal:
Sources: Peter Thiel is moving to LA and has considered leaving Facebook board, amid shift away from tech industry, which he sees as intolerant of conservatism   —  Billionaire investor frustrated with what he sees as intolerance of conservatism in tech industry; has discussed resigning from Facebook board
Feb 15, 2018, 7:45 AMIn context
Douglas MacMillan / Wall Street Journal:
Sources say Google dominated Coalition for Better Ads' research and review process, which helped determine ads that will be blacklisted by Chrome   —  Critics say the search giant's ad-blocking plan—which will screen out certain types of ads in its Google Chrome browser—is self-serving
Feb 14, 2018, 3:30 PMIn context
Maria Armental / Wall Street Journal:
Baidu reports Q4 revenues of 23.6B yuan, or $3.62B, up 29% YoY, confirms it has filed preliminary documents for an IPO in the US for its iQiyi video service   —  Internet search provider delivers fourth-quarter profit and revenue beats  —  Baidu Inc. BIDU 1.79% is considering listing online-video unit iQiyi …
Feb 13, 2018, 8:40 PMIn context
Benjamin Mullin / Wall Street Journal:
Google launches AMP stories developer preview for publishers today with Snapchat-like swipeable text, photos, videos, considers integrating stories into search   —  The format doesn't support advertising yet, which could slow its adoption among publishers  —  Alphabet Inc.'s GOOGL .79% Google unveiled …
Feb 13, 2018, 3:50 AMIn context
Jay Greene / Wall Street Journal:
Oracle announces plans to quadruple number of data center complexes over next two years, with 12 new data-center regions, including two in the US, two in Canada   —  Computer giant plans to quadruple number of giant data-center complexes over next two years  —  Oracle Corp. plans to quadruple …
Feb 12, 2018, 6:20 PMIn context

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