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Google Lists Most Affected ‘Right to Be Forgotten’ Domains

Thu, 11/26/2015 - 02:53
Alphabet's Google on Wednesday said it has evaluated more than 1.2 million Web pages for compliance with Europe's "Right to Be Forgotten" ruling, and removed 42% of them from its search results.

What Makes Entrepreneurs Behave Badly

Thu, 11/26/2015 - 02:50
Startup culture poses a host of temptations—and resistance is hard. Here’s a look at some of the most common hazards.

Europe Polices Ship Emissions With Sniffer Drones

Thu, 11/26/2015 - 02:29
Europe is turning to a new tool to catch ship operators skirting pollution limits: emissions-sniffing drones.

Alibaba Newspaper Deal May Test Political Sensitivities

Thu, 11/26/2015 - 02:16
A deal for all or part of publisher SCMP Group of Hong Kong would put Alibaba’s Jack Ma and his Chinese e-commerce company in a sensitive—and very real—political spot.

Magic-Trick Apps to Unleash Your Inner David Blaine

Thu, 11/26/2015 - 00:04
So you want to be a digital magician? These spellbinding apps for iPhone and Android smartphones can help you master the art of illusion.

Startups Vie to Deliver Turkeys, Wine in 1 Hour

Wed, 11/25/2015 - 23:15
This Thanksgiving, a host of startups, plus e-commerce titan, are offering to deliver a last-minute bottle of wine, a bag of stuffing mix or a DVD, in an hour or less.

Facebook Prepares for Instant Articles Push in Asia

Wed, 11/25/2015 - 22:33
Facebook is laying the groundwork to expand its Instant Articles service in Asia, underscoring the extent to which it considers populous emerging markets as it implements new features.

Qualcomm's Andrew Viterbi Lists California Estate for $60 Million

Wed, 11/25/2015 - 20:26
In the affluent suburb of Rancho Santa Fe, the 33-acre property includes a highly sculptural house designed by Guy Dreier.

Sony's PlayStation 4 Scores More Than 30 Million Sales

Wed, 11/25/2015 - 13:06
Sony said that it has sold more than 30 million PlayStation 4 videogame consoles, two years after the launch of the system that has sold faster than any of its predecessors.

What Will Keep Palo Alto Networks Secure

Wed, 11/25/2015 - 10:44
Most favored among cybersecurity firms, Palo Alto Networks can’t afford to slow down.

H-P Spinoffs Give First Looks

Wed, 11/25/2015 - 10:14
HP Inc., fresh off its split in early November, gave profit outlooks below Wall Street’s expectations for its first quarter as a public company, sending shares lower.

Bezos Team Lands Spent Rocket After Space Flight

Wed, 11/25/2015 - 07:11
The space company backed by founder Jeff Bezos announced a historic coup with a test flight of a fully reusable rocket.

Google Parent to Ask Subsidiaries to Pay for Corporate Services

Wed, 11/25/2015 - 07:11
Google parent Alphabet is moving toward a new system that would ask “bet” companies such as Google X, Google Fiber and Google Life Sciences to pay for using corporate services.

E-Commerce Startup Jet Raises $350 Million, at $1.35 Billion Valuation

Wed, 11/25/2015 - 05:51 Inc. said it had raised $500 million of fresh equity in a new funding round that values the e-commerce startup at $1.5 billion.

TiVo Subscriber Additions Rise 26%

Wed, 11/25/2015 - 04:45
TiVo reported a 12% increase in third-quarter revenue on record subscribers’ additions and more distribution agreements, but higher costs continued to eat away at its profit.

Begun, Google’s Many ‘Star Wars’ References Have

Wed, 11/25/2015 - 04:17
Go search Google for "a long time ago in a galaxy far far away." These are not the search results you are looking for (probably).

Yahoo CEO Faces Morale Challenge

Wed, 11/25/2015 - 03:47
Marissa Mayer has repeatedly said reviving growth at Yahoo would take multiple years. But many insiders have lost patience.

Microsemi Wins Battle to Buy PMC-Sierra

Wed, 11/25/2015 - 03:44
Microsemi said it had reached a deal to buy chip maker PMC-Sierra for $2.5 billion in cash and stock, ending weeks of dueling negotiations with Skyworks Solutions.

IBM Turns Up Heat Under Competition in Artificial Intelligence

Wed, 11/25/2015 - 03:17
International Business Machines Corp. said a proprietary program known as System ML would be freely available to share and modify through the Apache Software Foundation.

Best Tech Gifts 2015: Our Favorite Gadgets

Wed, 11/25/2015 - 01:33
After reviewing hundreds of gadgets this year, we’ve made a list of stuff we’d actually buy for our loved ones—or even ourselves.