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Facebook caught in privacy debate with arrest of executive in Brazil

Brazilian police want WhatsApp data linked to a drug trafficking case. It's another example of the tech industry's tussle with law enforcement over encryption.

By March 1, 2016

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Microsoft buys Internet-of-Things company because why not?

The world's largest software maker has always dabbled with Internet connected things, but now it hopes a new acquisition will help it do even more.

By May 3, 2016

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Want to try the Oculus virtual reality goggles? Head to Best Buy

Facebook's VR division has partnered with Best Buy retail stores to give people an opportunity to try its Rift headsets and even buy a few if they like.

By May 2, 2016

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Twitter just dropped to its lowest stock value ever

Does that mean it's dying?

By May 3, 2016

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Alphabet executive chairman Eric Schmidt disses Apple Music

In an article for BBC News about artificial intelligence, Schmidt -- then chairman of Google, now chairman of Alphabet -- makes a derogatory reference to "elite tastemakers" picking the hottest music for you.

By September 14, 2015

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Bill Campbell, mentor to Apple's Jobs and Google's Page, has died

Called "The Coach" because he advised tech's biggest executives, Campbell was arguably the most influential man -- and one of the most beloved -- in Silicon Valley.

By April 18, 2016

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Uber executives taken into custody in France

Days after violent cabbie protests in France, tension between the ride-hailing service and the authorities continues to grow.

By June 29, 2015

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AT&T shuffles leadership to tie video, mobile services together

Longtime executives Ralph de la Vega and John Stankey take on new duties as part of the shift.

By February 1, 2016

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Apple's Tim Cook: Virtual reality is 'really cool'

Add the iPhone maker's CEO to the growing list of influential executives keeping an eye on the nascent technology.

By January 26, 2016

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Apple car project rumors remain unconfirmed amid hiring freeze report

AppleInsider reports that Apple executives are unhappy with the alleged car project's direction, instituting a hiring freeze on the project's staff.

By January 25, 2016