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Georgia Wells / Wall Street Journal:
Twitter overstated MAUs by 1-2M since Q4 2014 by including users of a service for third-party apps; according to revised numbers, its MAUs shrank in Q2 by 2M   —  Social media company says it had been including users of service for third-party apps as monthly users that shouldn't have been counted
Oct 26, 2017, 7:45 AMIn context
Peter Loftus / Wall Street Journal:
Some doctors are wary of applying security update to St. Jude pacemakers, which are now owned by Abbott Labs, due to malfunction risk, thus hampering adoption   —  Some doctors are wary of software patch that prevents unauthorized access to Internet-connected devices, worried about risk of malfunction
Oct 21, 2017, 6:05 AMIn context
Wall Street Journal:
How Amazon uses an in-house team of specialists to gain incentives from local and state governments for building projects, including its second headquarters   —  Cities and states woo e-commerce giant to house its second headquarters; request for proposals closes Thursday
Oct 19, 2017, 1:25 PMIn context
Wall Street Journal:
Apple Watch customers in China no longer able to sign up for cellular service; analysts say change is likely due to government concerns over tracking users   —  BEIJING— Apple Inc. AAPL -0.44% has another headache in China: this time with its latest watch.  —  For the first time …
Oct 19, 2017, 7:20 AMIn context
Peter Rudegeair / Wall Street Journal:
JPMorgan Chase to acquire online payment startup WePay; source says deal is for more than WePay's 2015 valuation of ~$220M   —  WePay, which serves e-commerce and crowdfunding customers, was valued at roughly $220 million in a 2015 fundraising  —  J.P. Morgan Chase JPM -.22% & Co …
Oct 17, 2017, 6:15 PMIn context
Greg Bensinger / Wall Street Journal:
Uber board member Arianna Huffington says the firm will likely reach a deal with SoftBank within a week   —  Uber board member Arianna Huffington says the Japanese firm could get a sizable stake in the ride-hailing firm  —  Media mogul Arianna Huffington said it's time to stop worshipping …
Oct 17, 2017, 4:15 PMIn context
Ted Greenwald / Wall Street Journal:
Intel says Facebook is giving technical input for AI chip, called the Nervana Neural Network Processor, expected to ship on a limited basis later this year   —  The semiconductor giant is aiming to take on Nvidia with a processor specially designed for AI  —  Intel Corp. INTC -.31% on Tuesday …
Oct 17, 2017, 2:12 PMIn context
Wall Street Journal:
Cruise Automation CEO announces GM will deploy fleet of Chevrolet Bolts early next year in 5-square-mile section of lower Manhattan   —  GM to deploy fleet of Chevrolet Bolts early next year in five-square-mile section of lower Manhattan  —  General Motors Co. GM -.26% plans to become …
Oct 17, 2017, 1:55 PMIn context
Wall Street Journal:
South Korean lawmaker says North Korea put malware into third-party antivirus tool to hack military database that was inadvertently left connected to internet   —  Hackers allegedly used antivirus software to access South Korea-U.S. military plans from network mistakenly connected to the internet for more than a year
Oct 12, 2017, 12:05 PMIn context
Laura Stevens / Wall Street Journal:
Q&A with Amazon CEO Worldwide Consumer Jeff Wilke on integrating Whole Foods despite cultural differences and the reasoning behind opening a second headquarters   —  Amazon's head of world-wide consumer talks about integrating Whole Foods—and what it is like to disagree with CEO Jeff Bezos
Oct 11, 2017, 7:55 PMIn context

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