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Douglas MacMillan / Wall Street Journal:
Google is taking more steps to curb trolling and ad hominem attacks on internal message boards, passing new rules and empowering forum moderators   —  Internet giant bans ‘trolling’ on internal message boards and ad hominem attacks against co-workers  —  Google is trying to quell …
Jun 27, 2018, 2:05 PMIn context
Wall Street Journal:
Out of about 350 sampled public sector entities and municipalities, report says 38% will suffer ransomware attacks this year, up from 31% last year   —  Online extortionists search for vulnerabilities, offer instructions on how to pay in bitcoin  —  Town officials in Rockport, Maine …
Jun 26, 2018, 2:50 AMIn context
Lara O'Reilly / Wall Street Journal:
AT&T confirms it will buy AppNexus, which operates one of the largest independent ad exchanges; sources last week said the price was expected to be around $1.6B   —  Following acquisitions of AppNexus and Time Warner, telecom giant wants to do more than capitalize on its own content
Jun 25, 2018, 3:50 PMIn context
Wall Street Journal:
Online dating apps like Tinder are struggling to sign-up female users in markets like India, where dating isn't yet mainstream and carries a social stigma   —  Online dating apps try to woo female users in one of the world's largest untapped markets; ‘not for average-looking guys’
Jun 25, 2018, 7:30 AMIn context
Bob Davis / Wall Street Journal:
Sources: Trump admin planning rules to block firms with >25% Chinese ownership from buying firms with “industrially significant” tech, plus new export controls   —  Treasury is crafting rules that would block firms with at least 25% Chinese ownership from buying companies involved in ‘industrially significant technology’
Jun 24, 2018, 10:05 PMIn context
Julie Steinberg / Wall Street Journal:
Filing: Xiaomi awarded its CEO Lei Jun $1.5B in stock before IPO; source: award unanimously approved by shareholders and is not tied to future performance   —  Lei Jun gets about $1.5 billion ahead of company's listing in Hong Kong  —  Chinese smartphone maker Xiaomi Corp. …
Jun 22, 2018, 4:55 PMIn context
Allison Prang / Wall Street Journal:
Web.com, an internet services firm for small businesses, is selling itself to an affiliate of private-equity firm Siris Capital Group in a $1.24B cash deal   —  Sale comes soon after activist investor Starboard Value LP reported that it held a 9.4% stake in Web.com
Jun 22, 2018, 12:45 PMIn context
Wall Street Journal:
bitFlyer, Japan's biggest crypto exchange, stops taking new clients after regulators found its anti-money laundering and security practices inadequate   —  Regulator orders bitFlyer and other cryptocurrency exchange operators to review business practices  —  TOKYO—Japan's biggest bitcoin exchange …
Jun 22, 2018, 11:45 AMIn context
Liza Lin / Wall Street Journal:
A look at Chinese online services provider Meituan-Dianping, which has 320M+ users and is competing against Alibaba-backed services, as it plans its IPO   —  Meituan-Dianping is expected to go public this year at a $60 billion valuation  —  BEIJING—China's burgeoning middle class …
Jun 21, 2018, 2:00 PMIn context
Wall Street Journal:
How Amazon has expanded its lobbying efforts in Washington over the years, where it now employs nearly 100 lobbyists and spent $13M last year   —  The company has built a huge presence in the nation's capital, with an army of lobbyists and a growing list of government contracts
Jun 20, 2018, 12:20 PMIn context

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