Google Inc. (GOOG), maker of the Android operating system, is considering buying map-software provider Waze Inc., setting up a possible bidding war with Facebook Inc., people familiar with the matter said.
- Friday, 24 May 2013 09:28
- Douglas MacMillan, Brian Womack & Ari Levy
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- Thursday, 23 May 2013 08:13
- Angela Greiling Keane
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Tesla Motors Inc. (TSLA), labeled a “loser” by Mitt Romney during the U.S. election, is giving President Barack Obama’s green-energy strategy its biggest win after almost two years of failures pounced upon by Republicans.
- Wednesday, 22 May 2013 08:37
- Jungah Lee & Mariko Yasu
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Samsung Electronics Co. (005930) and LG Electronics Inc. (066570) are reworking their strategies for high-end TVs after spending billions of dollars on a new display technology that’s behind schedule and costs almost $10,000 a set.
- Tuesday, 21 May 2013 08:17
- Sarah Frier & Douglas MacMillan
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Tumblr Inc. Chief Executive Officer David Karp, a 26-year-old who started the company in 2007, signed a note announcing Yahoo! Inc. (YHOO)’s $1.1 billion acquisition with the closing, “F--- yeah.”
- Monday, 20 May 2013 08:34
- Kyunghee Park
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Changi Airport, Southeast Asia’s largest freight airfield, plans to attract more gold bars, tuna and vaccines to Singapore as it seeks to increase handling of high-value cargo to make up for slowing trade.