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Google Fined By $6.7 Million In Russia

Google Fined $6.7 Million In Russia Over Antitrust Issues

Remember Google’s continuous antitrust troubles throughout Europe—particularly the ones with Russia? Well those woes have come home to roost with a $6.75 million fine for the Mountain ...
Microsoft Scoops Up Gaming Live Streaming Service Beam

Microsoft Scoops Up Gaming Live Streaming Service Beam

Microsoft announced that it would pick up the gaming live streaming service Beam. Hitting the live streaming scene in January, its immediate competition was the established Twitch, ...
Time Warner Now Holds 10 Percent of Hulu

Time Warner Now Holds 10 Percent of Hulu

New York-based media company Time Warner now holds a 10-percent stake in major streaming TV and movie company Hulu. The company joins 21st Century Fox, Comcast, and Walt Disney as ...
UberChina Merges With Chinese Ride-Hailing Leader Didi Chuxing

UberChina Merges With Chinese Ride-Hailing Leader Didi Chuxing

Uber is merging its business in China—UberChina—to market competitor, Didi Chuxing. The Beijing-based company is the major ride-hailing service in China and has made it difficult ...
Uber Strikes Partnership With DigitalGlobe To Improve Satellite Mapping

Uber Strikes Partnership With DigitalGlobe To Improve Satellite Mapping

Uber is teaming up with DigitalGlobe, a company that deal in satellite imaging. The paring is meant to give Uber an edge by using satellites to improve its road maps with high detail ...
Opinion: Twitter's Open Verification A Step Towards Dealing With Harassment

Opinion: Twitter’s Open Verification A Step Towards Dealing With Harassment

Twitter has opened its verification mark—the blue check that appears next to a user’s handle—to all users. This means the doors to request verified account status is available ...
Walmart To Run Super Sale Week To Counter Amazon's Prime Day

Walmart To Run Online Super Sale Week To Counter Amazon’s Prime Day

Amazon’s big Prime Day is on the horizon. Prime Day is that special day of the year where Prime subscribers get all sorts of great deals across the marketplace. Walmart, a company ...
Apple And Tidal Said To Be In Acquisition Talks

Apple And Tidal Said To Be In Acquisition Talks

Apple is said to considering an acquisition of Jay-Z’s Tidal, a rival music streaming service that entered the arena in 2014. In its report The Wall Street Journal says that Apple ...
Pandora Becomes A Part of Uber's Partner App

Pandora Becomes A Part of Uber’s Partner App

Music streaming platform Pandora will become a part of Uber’s Partner app which will allow for drivers to enjoy personalized content instead of relying on the radio. The bonus to ...
Lyft and GM's Express Drive Service Expands To Three Major East Coast Cities

Lyft and GM’s Express Drive Service Expands To Three Major East Coast Cities

General Motors and Lyft’s vehicle rental service Express Drive will be expanded to three more major cities on the east coast reports Recode. Baltimore, Boston, and Washington D.C ...