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Online real estate giant Zillow in reported $2 billion bid for Trulia

Two of the most popular real estate sites in the nation -- Zillow and Trulia -- may combine in a move that would create an online colossus in a tradition-bound industry disrupted by massive technology change in recent years.


Related Topix: Zillow, Trulia, Home Buying, Home, Home Listing, Real Estate

3 hrs ago | Myrtle Beach Online

Google to map Liberty and Ellis islands

The New York Times says the project to put the Statue of Liberty site on Google Maps with Street View started this week.


Related Topix: Google, Myrtle Beach, SC, Entertainment

7 hrs ago | The Age

Social media users 'feel jealous': survey

London: Nearly two thirds of social media users are left feeling inadequate about their own lives and achievements by sites like Facebook and Twitter, according to a British survey.


Related Topix: Social Software, Facebook

Thu Jul 24, 2014

Inside Bay Area

Biz Break: Pandora plummets due to growth concerns on busy earnings day

Today: Internet radio company Pandora Media falls fast in late trading after earnings report shows slowing growth in revenues, listening hours.


Related Topix: Pandora, Pandora Media, Amazon, Oakland, CA

News Observer

Tesla Motors move to Nevada would be lithium boon

An announcement isn't expected for months about which among five states would ultimately land the electric car-maker's battery factory, though Tesla is expected to start breaking ground on two or three spots this summer.


Related Topix: Tesla Motors, Tesla Model S, Sedan, University of Nevada-Reno, Hybrid, Electric Vehicle

Brandon Sun

Toronto stock market set to rise on earnings news, strong manufacturing data

The Toronto stock market was set for a sharply higher open Thursday amid encouraging Chinese and European manufacturing data and strong earnings reports.


Related Topix: Social Software, Facebook, Financial Markets, World News, China

Myrtle Beach Online

US stocks pause as investors weigh earnings

KEEPING SCORE: The Dow Jones industrial average rose 15 points, or 0.1 percent, to 17,101 as of 11:05 a.m. Eastern time.


Related Topix: Financial Markets, Facebook, Housing, Business News

96-5 KISS FM Cleveland, OH

Ariana Grande Shares News Of Grandfather's Death

Ariana Grande is thanking fans for their words of support after the loss of her beloved grandfather.


Related Topix: Pop/Rock, Ariana Grande, Publishing, Media, News, IGN Entertainment, Television, Ottaway Newspapers, FOX News Network

Contra Costa Times

Biz Break: Gilead raking in massive cash from hepatitis C drug Sovaldi

Today: Gilead's expensive, breakthrough hepatitis drug gives a huge boost to profits and revenues.


Related Topix: Biotech, Medicine, Gilead Sciences, Healthcare Industry, Hepatitis, Health, Facebook, iPod touch App, iPad App, iPhone and iPad App, iPhone App, Social Software

News Observer

Business Highlights

Out of a seemingly hollow recovery from the Great Recession, a more durable if still slow-growing U.S. economy has emerged.


Related Topix: Facebook, Social Software, New York

Wed Jul 23, 2014


New Nigerian email attacks can take control of your computer

Internet security firm Palo Alto Networks has identified a new campaign of cyber-treachery originating from the borders of Nigeria , the notorious source of a billion countless malicious emails attempting to trick people into giving up their money over the years.


Related Topix: Palo Alto Networks

Facebook 2Q earnings, revenue soar

Facebook is on a roll. The world's largest online social network posted sharply higher earnings on Wednesday as revenue from mobile advertising continued to grow, and more people used it, more often.


Related Topix: Facebook, Social Software, Mobile Marketing

AT&T: Cheaper wireless plans cut into profit

AT&T on Wednesday posted lower net income for the latest quarter due to cheaper cellphone plans it introduced as a response to aggressive pricing from smaller competitor T-Mobile.


Related Topix: AT&T, Cable & Satellite, Telecom, Versant, ATT, Cellphones, T-Mobile, Dedham, MA

Lake Country Sun

Adele's 1-year-old son wins British paparazzi lawsuit

Adele's 1-year-old son, Angelo Adkins, won five figures in a privacy case against a photo agency that published photos of the lad's "milestone moments," according to multiple reports.


Related Topix: Dance, Adele, Pop/Rock, Publishing, Media, IGN Entertainment, News Corporation, Century Media Records, Television, Ottaway Newspapers, FOX News Network, Music

#ShareTheWealth -- New social networks pay influential users

In this photo taken Wednesday, July 16, 2014, Gerry Kelly, founder of clothing brand Sonas Denim and a Bubblews user, poses near his home in San Francisco.


Related Topix: Facebook, Social Software, Marketing

Messenger Newspapers

Man fined for swallowing goldfish

Two men will appear in court accused of eating two goldfish alive, after being charged under the Animal Welfare Act A man who downed two goldfish as part of a Neknomination dare before regurgitating them has been fined by magistrates.


Related Topix: World News, United Kingdom, Suffolk County, England, Facebook

PC World

Google has to face U.S. privacy suit over new user data policy

After evaluating each claim of each sub-class in the suit, Magistrate Judge Paul S. Grewal has allowed two claims of the "Android Application Disclosure Subclass," which includes all persons and entities in the U.S. that acquired an Android-powered device between Aug. 19, 2004 and the present, and downloaded at least one Android application through ... (more)


Related Topix: Google, Privacy

Bellingham Herald

US stock futures rise as earnings reports roll in

KEEPING SCORE: Dow Jones industrial average futures rose 11 points, or 0.1 percent, to 17,044 as of 8:21 a.m. Eastern time.


Related Topix: Apple

Mexico's 'circus wars' intensify

Mexico's "circus wars" are heating up, with a growing movement to ban circus animals meeting rising anger from circus workers.


Related Topix: Mexico, North America, World News, Social Software, Facebook


Thieves got into 1K StubHub accounts

Cyber thieves got into more than 1,000 StubHub customers' accounts and fraudulently bought tickets for events through the online ticket reseller, a law enforcement official and the company said Tuesday.


Related Topix: StubHub, San Francisco County, CA, San Francisco, CA


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