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Analog Devices to Buy Rival Maxim for Over $20 Billion

Analog Devices to Buy Rival Maxim for Over $20 Billion

Semiconductor maker Analog Devices said it plans to buy rival Maxim Integrated Products...

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Mediaocean Buys Marketing Tech Firm as TV and Streaming Converge

Mediaocean Buys Marketing Tech Firm as TV and Streaming...

Mediaocean, a firm best known for its TV advertising software, has agreed to acquire...

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Seven Rules of Zoom Meeting Etiquette From the Pros

Seven Rules of Zoom Meeting Etiquette From the Pros

No more dogs, chips or “lurkers”—as video-conferencing becomes a fixture in working...

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'Stablecoins' Vulnerable to Criminal Abuse, Watchdog Says

'Stablecoins' Vulnerable to Criminal Abuse, Watchdog Says

A type of digital currency that aims to maintain a stable value relative to that...

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Amazon Says Email Ordering Employees to Delete TikTok Was Sent in Error

Amazon Says Email Ordering Employees to Delete TikTok Was...

Amazon.com sent employees an email Friday morning mandating they remove the TikTok...

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Amazon Settles Allegations of U.S. Sanctions Violations

Amazon Settles Allegations of U.S. Sanctions Violations

The e-commerce giant’s screening system allegedly failed to flag transactions with...

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Chicago Hopes Broadband Plan Could Help Other Cities Address Digital Divide

Chicago Hopes Broadband Plan Could Help Other Cities Address...

Officials and donors involved in an ambitious plan to provide free broadband to...

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Live-Streaming Craze Turns Into a Lifeline for China's Stores

Live-Streaming Craze Turns Into a Lifeline for China's...

Live streaming has been a lifesaver for store owners in China looking to reach shoppers...

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Facebook Takes Down a Network of Accounts Tied to Roger Stone

Facebook Takes Down a Network of Accounts Tied to Roger...

Facebook said it had removed a network of more than 100 pages and accounts linked...

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Twitter Signals Interest in Developing Subscription Service

Twitter Signals Interest in Developing Subscription Service

The social-media company has a team working on a subscription service that could...

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U.N. Rules Require Cybersecurity Guarantees for Connected Cars

U.N. Rules Require Cybersecurity Guarantees for Connected...

Manufacturers selling cars in places including Japan, South Korea and the European...

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WhatsApp's Business-User Base Grew Tenfold From 2019

WhatsApp's Business-User Base Grew Tenfold From 2019

The messaging platform WhatsApp said it has more than 50 million users of its business...

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Cosco Strikes Blockchain Pact for Ocean Cargo With Alibaba, Ant

Cosco Strikes Blockchain Pact for Ocean Cargo With Alibaba,...

China’s state-run container line Cosco Shipping Holdings Ltd. will work with Alibaba...

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New York City Improves Disease Surveillance to Avert Covid-19 Surge

New York City Improves Disease Surveillance to Avert Covid-19...

Technology used by New York City public health officials to spot cases of Legionnaires’...

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Omnicom Plans $20 Million in Podcast Ads on Spotify

Omnicom Plans $20 Million in Podcast Ads on Spotify

Omnicom Media Group is increasing its podcast investment now partly because audiences...

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Nearly 70,000 Tech Startup Employees Have Lost Their Jobs Since March

Nearly 70,000 Tech Startup Employees Have Lost Their Jobs...

Technology startups have been laying off tens of thousands of workers to cope with...