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  • People talk in front of a Baidu's company logo at Baidu's headquarters in Beijing

    Chinese Internet company Baidu Inc forecast better-than-expected revenue for the second quarter, sending shares up 5 percent in after-hours trading. Baidu said revenue in the second quarter will range between 11.820 billion yuan ($1.901 billion) and 12.110 billion yuan ($1.948 billion). Analysts polled by Thomson Reuters …

  • A parcel moves on the conveyor belt at Amazon's logistics centre in Graben

    By Deepa Seetharaman SAN FRANCISCO (Reuters) - Amazon.com Inc's revenue grew more than expected for the first quarter, largely offset by a sharp increase in spending on technology, content and new warehouses as the e-commerce company branches into new businesses. Amazon's international unit, which accounts for 40 percent …

  • Attendees surf the internet at the Milken Institute Global Conference in Beverly Hills

    By Alina Selyukh NEW YORK (Reuters) - The U.S. communications regulator on Thursday sought to tame an outcry over its plan to allow "fast lanes" for some content on the Internet, insisting that the agency will monitor and punish broadband providers that treat Web traffic "unreasonably." The Federal Communications Commission …

  • Brazil's President Rousseff smiles during the NETmundial: Global Multistakeholder Meeting on the Future of Internet Governance conference in Sao Paulo
    Internet industry seen as winner at global conference in Brazil Reuters - 6 hours ago

    By Esteban Israel SAO PAULO (Reuters) - Big Internet companies were the clear winners at a global conference hosted by Brazil on the future management of the Web where … More »Internet industry seen as winner at global conference in Brazil

    Brazil's President Rousseff smiles during the NETmundial: Global Multistakeholder Meeting on the Future of Internet Governance conference in Sao Paulo

    By Esteban Israel SAO PAULO (Reuters) - Big Internet companies were the clear winners at a global conference hosted by Brazil on the future management of the Web where most participants agreed it should remain a self-regulated space free of government intervention. Convened by President Dilma Rousseff after revelations …

  • Amazon CFO: first-quarter unit sales growth slowed from previous quart … Reuters - 6 hours ago

    Amazon.com Inc, the largest U.S. online retailer, said global growth in unit sales during the first three months of the year slowed to 23 percent from the previous quarter. … More »Amazon CFO: first-quarter unit sales growth slowed from previous quart …

    Amazon.com Inc, the largest U.S. online retailer, said global growth in unit sales during the first three months of the year slowed to 23 percent from the previous quarter. The e-commerce giant's year-over-year unit sales, a closely watched measure of how many items Amazon has sold, has slowed considerably over the last …

  • The Apple logo is pictured at a retail store in the Marina neighborhood in San Francisco
    Apple, Google agree to settle lawsuit alleging hiring conspiracy Reuters - 7 hours ago

    By Dan Levine SAN FRANCISCO (Reuters) - Four major tech companies including Apple and Google have agreed to settle a lawsuit accusing them of conspiring to hold down … More »Apple, Google agree to settle lawsuit alleging hiring conspiracy

    The Apple logo is pictured at a retail store in the Marina neighborhood in San Francisco

    By Dan Levine SAN FRANCISCO (Reuters) - Four major tech companies including Apple and Google have agreed to settle a lawsuit accusing them of conspiring to hold down salaries in Silicon Valley, just weeks before a high profile trial had been scheduled to begin. The settlement was disclosed in a court filing on Thursday, …

  • Rapid7 hires mobile hacking expert Nick Percoco Reuters - 9 hours ago

    BOSTON (Reuters) - Security software maker Rapid7 said on Thursday that it has hired Nick Percoco, a security researcher who is well known for his work hacking mobile … More »Rapid7 hires mobile hacking expert Nick Percoco

    BOSTON (Reuters) - Security software maker Rapid7 said on Thursday that it has hired Nick Percoco, a security researcher who is well known for his work hacking mobile devices. He will serve as vice president of strategic services, running a newly created consulting team within Rapid7. Percoco is a "White Hat," …

  • A lock icon, signifying an encrypted Internet connection, is seen on an Internet Explorer browser in Paris
    Big tech companies offer millions after Heartbleed crisis Reuters - 12 hours ago

    By Jim Finkle BOSTON (Reuters) - The world's biggest technology companies are donating millions of dollars to fund improvements in open source programs like OpenSSL, … More »Big tech companies offer millions after Heartbleed crisis

    A lock icon, signifying an encrypted Internet connection, is seen on an Internet Explorer browser in Paris

    By Jim Finkle BOSTON (Reuters) - The world's biggest technology companies are donating millions of dollars to fund improvements in open source programs like OpenSSL, the software whose "Heartbleed" bug has sent the computer industry into turmoil. Amazon.com Inc, Cisco Systems Inc, Facebook Inc, Google Inc, IBM, Intel …

  • Comcast's Fandango ticket service buys MovieClips Reuters - 15 hours ago

    (Reuters) - Fandango, a movie ticketing service owned by cable company Comcast Corp, is buying MovieClips from Zefr Inc to boost its film-related content. MovieClips, … More »Comcast's Fandango ticket service buys MovieClips

    (Reuters) - Fandango, a movie ticketing service owned by cable company Comcast Corp, is buying MovieClips from Zefr Inc to boost its film-related content. MovieClips, launched in 2009, licenses movie scenes from various studios, puts them up on YouTube and monetizes them with ads on the site. The MovieClips network consists …

  • The AOL logo is seen at the company's office in New York
    AOL raises China presence with Sun Media Group partnership Reuters - 16 hours ago

    By Jennifer Saba NEW YORK (Reuters) - AOL is making a push into China with its digital video studio Makers, which struck a partnership on Thursday with that country's … More »AOL raises China presence with Sun Media Group partnership

    The AOL logo is seen at the company's office in New York

    By Jennifer Saba NEW YORK (Reuters) - AOL is making a push into China with its digital video studio Makers, which struck a partnership on Thursday with that country's privately held Sun Media Group. This is AOL's biggest effort in China since it was spun out from Time Warner Inc almost five years ago. China's Sun Media …

  • FCC Chairman Tom Wheeler testifies before the House Communications and Technology panel on Capitol Hill in Washington
    U.S. regulators to propose new net neutrality rules in May Reuters - 22 hours ago

    By Alina Selyukh WASHINGTON (Reuters) - U.S. regulators are expected to vote on May 15 on a new set of so-called "net neutrality" rules aimed at making certain that … More »U.S. regulators to propose new net neutrality rules in May

    FCC Chairman Tom Wheeler testifies before the House Communications and Technology panel on Capitol Hill in Washington

    By Alina Selyukh WASHINGTON (Reuters) - U.S. regulators are expected to vote on May 15 on a new set of so-called "net neutrality" rules aimed at making certain that broadband providers do not slow down or block consumers' access to legal Internet content. The rules from the Federal Communications Commission, which released …

  • Investor holds prospectus explaining Facebook stock after attending show for Facebook Inc's initial public offering at the Four Season's Hotel in Boston
    Facebook's next growth engines still warming up Reuters - 23 hours ago

    By Alexei Oreskovic SAN FRANCISCO (Reuters) - Facebook Inc has a message for Wall Street: Don't expect new revenue streams anytime soon. The world's No. 1 Internet … More »Facebook's next growth engines still warming up

    Investor holds prospectus explaining Facebook stock after attending show for Facebook Inc's initial public offering at the Four Season's Hotel in Boston

    By Alexei Oreskovic SAN FRANCISCO (Reuters) - Facebook Inc has a message for Wall Street: Don't expect new revenue streams anytime soon. The world's No. 1 Internet social network delivered its strongest revenue growth in several years during the first quarter, as its mobile ad business gained steam. But even as Facebook …

  • A magnifying glass is held in front of a computer screen in this picture illustration taken in Berlin
    All at sea: global shipping fleet exposed to hacking threat Reuters - Thu, Apr 24, 2014

    By Jeremy Wagstaff SINGAPORE (Reuters) - The next hacker playground: the open seas - and the oil tankers and container vessels that ship 90 percent of the goods moved … More »All at sea: global shipping fleet exposed to hacking threat

    A magnifying glass is held in front of a computer screen in this picture illustration taken in Berlin

    By Jeremy Wagstaff SINGAPORE (Reuters) - The next hacker playground: the open seas - and the oil tankers and container vessels that ship 90 percent of the goods moved around the planet. Somali pirates help choose their targets by viewing navigational data online, prompting ships to either turn off their navigational devices, …

  • Brazil's President Rousseff attends the opening ceremony for the NETmundial: Global Multistakeholder Meeting on the Future of Internet Governance conference in Sao Paulo
    Brazil's Rousseff praises U.S. for relaxing grip on Internet Reuters - Thu, Apr 24, 2014

    By Esteban Israel SAO PAULO (Reuters) - Brazil's President Dilma Rousseff praised the United States on Wednesday for its decision to ease control over the Internet and … More »Brazil's Rousseff praises U.S. for relaxing grip on Internet

    Brazil's President Rousseff attends the opening ceremony for the NETmundial: Global Multistakeholder Meeting on the Future of Internet Governance conference in Sao Paulo

    By Esteban Israel SAO PAULO (Reuters) - Brazil's President Dilma Rousseff praised the United States on Wednesday for its decision to ease control over the Internet and called for a more democratic, transparent network following the U.S. National Security Agency spying scandal. Rousseff spoke at a global conference that …

  • The Netflix logo is is shown on an ipad in Encinitas, California
    Netflix to debut an original Spanish-language series in 2015 Reuters - Thu, Apr 24, 2014

    Netflix Inc on Wednesday announced its first original Spanish-language television series, a bid by the video-streaming company to attract subscribers in Latin America … More »Netflix to debut an original Spanish-language series in 2015

    The Netflix logo is is shown on an ipad in Encinitas, California

    Netflix Inc on Wednesday announced its first original Spanish-language television series, a bid by the video-streaming company to attract subscribers in Latin America and Spanish speakers in the United States Netflix said the series, a 13-episode comedy about a family feud among the heirs to a soccer club, is slated to …

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