Archive: 16/01/2014

NBC, Facebook enter content deal

NBC and Facebook will be sharing content on the upcoming Winter Olympics, both hoping to boost interest on what promises to be a big event for social media.

dateJan 16, 2014 in Internet
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Facebook adds trending topics to site (Update)

In a move that echoes Twitter, Facebook is adding a feature to its service that lets users know the topics of discussion that are trending among the site's 1.2 billion users, whether it's the death of a world leader or the ...

dateJan 16, 2014 in Internet
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Carlyle Group makes $4.15B offer for J&J business

Johnson & Johnson said Thursday that it's been offered $4.15 billion by The Carlyle Group for its Ortho-Clinical Diagnostics business, a year after J&J began reviewing strategic options for the blood-testing unit as part ...

dateJan 16, 2014 in Business
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Judge chides Apple for blocking e-book monitor

A federal judge Thursday rejected Apple's request for more time to comply with a ruling on e-book price-fixing, while chastising the company for failing to cooperate with a court-appointed monitor.

dateJan 16, 2014 in Business
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