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Google poised to execute long-delayed stock split

Google is finally ready to split its stock for the first time, more than three years after co-founders Larry Page and Sergey Brin began discussing a move engineered to ensure they remain in control of the ...

dateJan 30, 2014 in Business
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Twitter names news chief, from NBC (Update)

Twitter announced Thursday it had hired former NBC executive Vivian Schiller to head its news operations, as the messaging service ramps up efforts in the field ahead of its stock market debut.

dateOct 24, 2013 in Internet
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Facebook, Twitter battle in 'real-time' arena

Want to see what people are saying online, right now, about the newest iPhone software? You could always search for "#iOS7" on Twitter. But now you can also click the same hashtag on Facebook.

dateSep 25, 2013 in Internet
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Twitter aims high, but faces hurdles

How does a company that has lost millions since 2010 and never made a profit raise $1.6 billion in a public offering and reach a value of some $11 billion?

dateOct 31, 2013 in Internet
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Regulators probe bank's role in Facebook IPO

(AP) -- Regulators are examining whether Morgan Stanley, the investment bank that shepherded Facebook through its highly publicized stock offering last week, selectively informed clients of an analyst's negative ...

dateMay 23, 2012 in Business
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Spain's Gowex wifi scandal bruises small firms

Startling revelations of at least four years of false accounting by Spanish free wifi provider Let's Gowex threatened Monday to inflict broad damage on the reputation of small and medium-sized firms seeki ...

dateJul 07, 2014 in Business
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