17 08, 2019

Harvard University Sold Apple and Facebook Stock — and Bought Alphabet

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Harvard University’s endowment made some bold stock trades in the calendar second quarter.

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11 06, 2019

Salesforce and Google just spent billions on Big Data because of Microsoft

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Two hefty acquisitions by Alphabet Inc. and Salesforce.com Inc. in the exploding arena of Big Data appear to be expensive moves to shore up their competitive…

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8 06, 2019

Tech Giants Google, Facebook and Amazon Intensify Antitrust Debate

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The backlash against Silicon Valley comes amid a broader movement to rethink antitrust in general and marks the scrambling of the old left-right divide over government intervention in the market.

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4 06, 2019

Google faces privacy complaints in European countries

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Google’s privacy woes are set to increase after campaigners on Tuesday file…

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2 06, 2019

Google’s Scrutiny by Justice Department Has Been Building

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The Justice Department’s plans to investigate Alphabet Inc.’s Google have been building over time, amid a growing public conversation about whether the government should do more to scrutinize the handful of giant tech firms that dominate the U.S. landscape.

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18 05, 2019

Baidu, China’s Version of Google, Expects No Growth

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The search-engine company turned in its first net loss in more than a decade and said it expects revenue growth to fade to near zero in the second quarter, sending the stock down by 16.5% on Friday.

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17 05, 2019

Baidu Warns of Challenges for Online Ad Business

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The internet-search company warned of fallout from the slowing Chinese economy and swung to a loss in the latest period as spending rose. Baidu said its online-marketing business was facing near-term headwinds.

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