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Monday, Jul 21, 2014 at 11:46 PM
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By Barbara E. Hernandez

Google's New Business Head Joins Spotify Board

Google's New Business Head Joins Spotify Board

Google's new chief business officer joins the Spotify board of directors, reports say. Read »

Tuesday, May 27, 2014 at 12:22 PM
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By Barbara E. Hernandez

Google Moves Into Home Security

Google Moves Into Home Security

Google is in talks to acquire camera startup Dropcam to add home security cameras to its smart home system Nest, reports say. Read »

Monday, May 19, 2014 at 3:48 PM
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By Barbara E. Hernandez

Twitter May Buy SoundCloud

Twitter May Buy SoundCloud

Twitter is in talks to acquire SoundCloud, an audio clip-sharing service, according to reports. Read »

Tuesday, Feb 11, 2014 at 2:15 PM
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By Barbara E. Hernandez

Klout Sells for $100 Million

Klout Sells for $100 Million

Social media influence meter Klout will be sold to Lithium Technologies for $100 million, according to a report. Read »

Tuesday, Dec 3, 2013 at 1:04 PM
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By Barbara E. Hernandez

Apple Buys Twitter Analytics Firm Topsy for $200M

Apple Buys Twitter Analytics Firm Topsy for $200M

Apple acquired social media analytics company Topsy Labs for more than $200 million, according to a report. Read »

Thursday, Nov 7, 2013 at 3:31 PM
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By Barbara E. Hernandez

Zuckerberg: Twitter's a 'Clown Car That Fell Into a Gold Mine'

Zuckerberg: Twitter's a 'Clown Car That Fell Into a Gold Mine'

Facebook founder Mark Zuckerberg is attributed with telling others that Twitter was as if someone "drove a clown car into a gold mine and fell in." Read »

Monday, Oct 28, 2013 at 10:16 AM
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By Barbara E. Hernandez

Facebook Tried to Buy Snapchat for $1B

Facebook Tried to Buy Snapchat for $1B

Facebook chief Mark Zuckerberg approached Snapchat, the ephemeral photo- and video-sharing service, with a $1 billion offer which was "rebuffed" by the startup's founder. Read »

Monday, Oct 21, 2013 at 9:42 AM
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By Barbara E. Hernandez

Google, Facebook Buying Up Companies

Google, Facebook Buying Up Companies

Both Google and Facebook have bought 16 companies so far this year, and they're not likely to stop. Read »

Wednesday, Sep 18, 2013 at 7:26 AM
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By Barbara E. Hernandez

Google Acquires Bump, But Why?

Google Acquires Bump, But Why?

Google acquires Bump, a smartphone app that can share files simply by tapping two phones together to compete with Apple's near-field communication technology. Read »

Tuesday, Aug 20, 2013 at 12:46 PM
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By Barbara E. Hernandez

Google Maps Integrates Waze

Google Maps Integrates Waze

Google began integrating its social-mapping acquisition Waze into Google Maps. Read »

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Authors
Scott McGrew The host of Press:Here, Scott has 20 years experience as a television reporter, 10 of them covering technology. His work has been seen on CNN, CNBC, MSNBC, Fox News Channel and the BBC. He has been nominated for 10 Emmy Awards, but he’s quick to point out he’s never won any. He has been dabbling in computers since his first Apple II.
Barbara E. Hernandez Barbara is an award-winning business journalist whose work has appeared in the New York Times, San Francisco Chronicle and PCWorld.com. In her spare time, she lends money to entrepreneurs in developing nations, ponders the tech world and spends way too much time on Facebook. Follow her on Twitter @bhern.