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Johana Bhuiyan / Recode:
Sources: Rupert Murdoch owns an undisclosed stake in Uber through an investment vehicle   —  Murdoch has a minority stake in the company, but even a half-percent share would amount to something close to $300 million.  —  Rupert Murdoch owns a minority stake in ride-hail giant Uber, multiple sources tell Recode.
May 11, 2016, 5:20 PMIn context
Kara Swisher / Re/code:
Sources: second round of bidders in Yahoo sale have begun all-day meetings; Mayer playing a more active role as initial recalcitrance regarding sale has faded   —  It's time for the real deal to emerge.  —  The second round of bidders in the sale of Yahoo have begun holding all-day meetings …
May 9, 2016, 5:30 PMIn context
Bloomberg:
A history of Marissa Mayer's tenure at Yahoo, and why her efforts haven't been enough to turn the company around   —  Yahoo's $8 Billion Black Hole  —  These moves haven't mollified investors.  In March, Starboard Value, which once got the board of Darden Restaurants replaced by …
Apr 30, 2016, 9:10 PMIn context
Gerrit De Vynck / Bloomberg:
Priceline CEO Darren Huston resigns due to relationship with employee, gets replaced temporarily by Chairman and former CEO Jeffery Boyd   —  Priceline CEO Resigns After Relationship With Employee  —  Huston was CEO of both Priceline Group and Booking.com  —  Chairman Jeffery Boyd replaces Huston as interim CEO
Apr 28, 2016, 11:45 AMIn context
Steven Russolillo / Wall Street Journal:
Microsoft stock surpasses 93% of the peak reached in December 1999, with cloud efforts as driver   —  How Microsoft Is Reclaiming Its Former Glory  —  As Microsoft's stock approaches its record, Thursday's earnings report could help the rally maintain its momentum
Apr 21, 2016, 9:10 AMIn context
The Verge:
The history of content moderation, the laws that govern internet speech, and how safety works online   —  The secret rules of the internet  —  Julie Mora-Blanco remembers the day, in the summer of 2006, when the reality of her new job sunk in.  A recent grad of California State University …
Apr 16, 2016, 12:10 PMIn context
Steven J. Vaughan-Nichols / ZDNet:
Wim Coekaerts, who headed Linux efforts at Oracle as SVP, moves to Microsoft as Corporate Vice President of Open Source   —  Head of Oracle Linux moves to Microsoft  —  The man who turned Oracle into a Linux power, Wim Coekaerts, has moved to Microsoft.  —  LAKE TAHOE, Calif. …
Apr 2, 2016, 1:35 PMIn context
Wall Street Journal:
Sources: AOL CEO Tim Armstrong eyes deal for Verizon to buy Yahoo in plan to build an ad empire that competes with Facebook and Google   —  AOL's Tim Armstrong Aims to Build Digital-Ad Empire at Verizon  —  Executive eyes Yahoo deal and courts marketers, planning to take on Facebook and Google
Mar 30, 2016, 1:10 PMIn context
Robert O'Harrow Jr / Washington Post:
Clinton email scandal began with her desire to keep using an impossible-to-secure personal BlackBerry, transmitting classified docs over insecure communications   —  How Clinton's email scandal took root  —  Hillary Clinton's email problems began in her first days as secretary of state.
Mar 28, 2016, 10:40 AMIn context
Adam Lashinsky / Fortune:
How Jeff Bezos, as owner of The Washington Post and founder of Blue Origin, became a power beyond Amazon   —  Bezos Prime  —  Amazon's CEO has driven his company to all-consuming growth (and even, believe it or not, profits).  Today, though, as he deepens his involvement in his media and space ventures …
Mar 24, 2016, 7:10 PMIn context

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