When the Chinese commerce king goes public, it will mean a windfall for the Internet giant. Here are a few ways CEO Marissa Mayer may put that money to work.
A number of iPhone users have noticed the setting automatically switched on after an iOS update -- an important, if sneaky, push to increase use of the company's iBeacon technology.
Under pressure from anti-violence groups, the social media site said it will remove illegal offers to sell firearms across state lines or without background checks.
The social media giant has built its fortune on targeted ads to its 1.2 billion users. But its new $19 billion acquisition, the messaging service WhatsApp, is fundamentally opposed to them.
The network's approach to the Sochi games is a bit more 'TV' than 'everywhere,' with the free broadcast used to drive cable subscriptions and the online access that accompanies them.
As consumers increasingly bounce between PCs, smartphones and tablets, the bits of data that help advertisers track your Web browsing habits are growing less reliable.
YouTube reaps the rewards as companies try to build buzz for their lavish commercials.
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