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Airbnb touts $632 million in economic benefits for New York

Following the home rental startup's dust-up with the state's attorney general office, Airbnb releases a positive economic impact report.

By Oct. 22, 2013


Kroes: Unify European telecom market for big economic boost

European Commission VP Neelie Kroes says unifying mobile-phone service across Europe's borders could boost its economy by 110 billion euros a year.

By Jul. 10, 2013


LinkedIn CEO: Site will become 'economic graph' over next decade

Jeff Weiner says LinkedIn will evolve to help companies do things like determine skill gaps and create just-in-time curriculum to "train workers for the jobs of tomorrow."

By Nov. 27, 2012


Google pegs its economic impact at $80 billion, up 25 percent

In new report, company says its benefits to businesses, Web site publishers, and nonprofits are rising rapidly.

By Oct. 1, 2012


Google: We drove $80B in U.S. economic activity last year

The company says that it was able to tally that mark for 1.8 million businesses, Web site publishers, and non-profits across the U.S.

By Jul. 2, 2012


Disasters, economic malaise whack chip industry

Tough times are hitting the semiconductor business, with analyst firm IHS predicting only meager revenue growth this year.

By Nov. 17, 2011


Facebook touts its economic muscle--but only counts the good stuff

The company claims it created 15.3 billion euros in European economic activity in 2011, but only included its positive contributions.

By Jan. 24, 2012


Midsize firms easing through economic downturn

A new survey shows that midsize firms are taking better advantage of technology to stay competitive in the challenging economic environment.

By Jan. 23, 2011


CES: Optimism back as economic worries fade

Two years after a worldwide financial crisis put a cloud over CES with little appetite for consumer electronics gear, it looks like the worst is in the past.

By Jan. 10, 2011


Fighting cybercrime in an economic downturn

For Pamela Warren, protecting the innocent is in her blood. With malware attacks on the rise in the bad economy, this McAfee cybercrime strategist is sharpening her focus to keep people safe online.

By Dec. 11, 2008