Tech Industry

Nice IPO, Alibaba: Now, can you crack the U.S.?

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Suffice to say, Alibaba had a pretty good welcome to Wall Street. Now the real work begins.

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Nice IPO, Alibaba: Now, can you crack the U.S.?

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Suffice to say, Alibaba had a pretty good welcome to Wall Street. Now the real work begins.

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The scorpion and the media industry… Can Europe change Google’s nature?

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News Corp. CEO Robert Thomson has become Google’s nemesis in Europe and is lobbying to stem the search giant’s abuse of its dominance.

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Alibaba prepares for imminent IPO at $68 per share

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Some analyst expectations simply won’t be met just given how high expectations have risen for what is being flaunted as the greatest tech IPO in history.

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Red Hat sees subscription revenue continue to climb amid postive Q2 earnings

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Nevertheless, Red Hat shares started to tumble by nearly two percent in after hours trading.

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From startups to big box stores, retailers rethinks tools for Internet of Things

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Smart air monitors? Smart diapers? If you thought connected devices and wearables were limited to smart watches, you’re only on the cusp of the Internet of Things.

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Google Cloud Platform sets up new global startup fund

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Salesforce.com isn’t the only cloud giant with a new startup fund this month.

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Yahoo says U.S. gov’t threatened $250K in daily fines over data requests in 2008

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But Yahoo didn’t score an all-out victory being that “portions of the documents remain sealed and classified to this day, unknown even to our team.”

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Canalys: Apple will make up majority of smart band shipments in 2015

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Speaking of smart watches, there is a new forecast on how this market is just poised to explode in 2015 — namely thanks to one prominent player with a new toy.

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Recycled ‘burner’ number sends sex worker’s clients to security researcher

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A security researcher got an eyeful of a sex worker’s client base when he investigated a VoIP service whose disposable “burner” phone numbers are being recycled.

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