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Joshua Kushner purchases minority stake in Memphis Grizzlies
March 23rd, 2019  5:13 PM

Joshua Kushner purchase minority stake in Memphis Grizzlies

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Florida man Googles self to find out which Florida Man he is
March 22nd, 2019  5:55 PM

A new social media challenge is encouraging people to look up what version of Florida Man they are based on their birthdays

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Scrapbooking site Pinterest files for initial stock offering
March 22nd, 2019  4:44 PM

Pinterest, the digital scrapbooking site, has filed for an initial public offering, kicking off the year's IPO season that's also expected to include Uber, Lyft and messaging app Slack

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Virginian-Pilot, Daily Press editor leaving newspapers
March 22nd, 2019  2:11 PM

The Virginian-Pilot and Daily Press newspapers' top editor is leaving amid restructuring at the publications

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Facebook says it stored millions of passwords in plain text
March 21st, 2019  1:14 PM

Facebook confirms it stored millions of user passwords in plain text for years after a security researcher posted about the issue

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Facebook stored millions of passwords in plain text
March 21st, 2019  12:24 PM

Facebook confirms it stored millions of user passwords in plain text for years after a security researcher posted about the issue

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Lithuanian man pleads guilty in $100M internet fraud case
March 20th, 2019  1:01 PM

A Lithuanian man who duped Google and Facebook into transferring over $100 million into accounts he controlled has pleaded guilty to wire fraud

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Markets Right Now: Stocks move lower ahead of Fed decision
March 20th, 2019  11:46 AM

Stocks are moving broadly lower on Wall Street, dragged down by losses in health care and industrial companies.

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EU fines Google $1.7 billion for abusing online ads market
March 20th, 2019  8:52 AM

EU regulators fine Google 1.49 billion euros ($1.68 billion) for abusing its dominance in online advertising

EU fines Google $1.7 billion for abusing online ads market
Nexstar Media selling 19 TV stations for $1.32 billion
March 20th, 2019  7:25 AM

Nexstar Media is selling 19 television stations for $1.32B as part of its buyout deal with Tribune Media

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EU fines Google 1.49 billion euros in advertising case
March 20th, 2019  7:14 AM

EU regulators fine Google 1.49 billion euros ($1.68 billion) for abusing its dominance in online advertising

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EU regulators fine Google 1.49 billion euros ($1.68 billion) for abusing its dominance in online advertising
March 20th, 2019  7:07 AM

EU regulators fine Google 1.49 billion euros ($1.68 billion) for abusing its dominance in online advertising

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Disney closes $71B deal for Fox entertainment assets
March 20th, 2019  6:08 AM

Disney has closed its $71 billion acquisition of Fox's entertainment business in a move set to shake up the media landscape

Disney closes $71B deal for Fox entertainment assets
What Disney gets as its $71.3B buy of Fox assets closes
March 20th, 2019  12:37 AM

Disney's $71.3 billion acquisition of Fox entertainment assets is finally complete.

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Concern raised over SKorean treatment of Bloomberg reporter
March 19th, 2019  8:26 PM

Journalists' organizations are raising concern over press freedom in South Korea after the ruling party singled out a reporter over what it claimed was a "borderline traitorous" article insulting President Moon Jae-in

Concern raised over SKorean treatment of Bloomberg reporter
Goodbye console? Google launches game-streaming platform
March 19th, 2019  7:44 PM

Google says it will launch a video-game streaming platform called Stadia, positioning itself to take on the traditional video-game business

Goodbye console? Google launches game-streaming platform
Trump: Social media sites discriminate against conservatives
March 19th, 2019  6:15 PM

President Donald Trump is directing his ire at the nation's major social media companies

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In end of 20th Century Fox, a new era dawns for Hollywood
March 19th, 2019  6:05 PM

After more than eight decades of supremacy, the Hollywood's 'Big Six' major studios will be down one when the Walt Disney Co.'s $71.3 billion acquisition of Fox is completed Wednesday

In end of 20th Century Fox, a new era dawns for Hollywood
Facebook to overhaul ad targeting to prevent discrimination
March 19th, 2019  5:47 PM

Facebook will overhaul its ad-targeting systems to prevent discrimination in housing, credit and employment ads as part of a settlement of five lawsuits that alleged the social network enabled illegal discrimination

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Why Facebook didn't block live New Zealand shooting video
March 19th, 2019  5:30 PM

Facebook says no one flagged New Zealand shooting livestream, underlining tech companies' challenge policing content

Why Facebook didn't block live New Zealand shooting video

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