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li ka-shing


Yahoo brings Summly to iPhone app

The media company's new app for iPhone and iPod Touch features story summaries by Summly, which it acquired from teenager Nick D'Aloisio just a month ago.

By April 22, 2013


Yahoo to buy news-summarizing app Summly for undisclosed sum

The app, created by teenager Nick D'Aloisio, will shut down for now but will "come to life" through Yahoo's various mobile offerings soon.

By March 25, 2013


Teenage CEO of Summly wants to 'Cliff Note' the news

The 16-year-old entrepreneur, backed by Hong Kong billionaire Li-Ka Shing, relaunches his app to summarize news articles.

By October 31, 2012


Yahoo considering purchase of news summarizing app Summly

Yahoo CEO Marissa Mayer eyes the app, according to All Things D. If true, the iPhone app would fit nicely with Mayer's recent mobile-focused purchases.

By December 13, 2012


YouTube adds Magisto automatic video editing tool

Now anyone uploading videos to YouTube can automatically edit clips using the Magisto video editing tool, which just launched a publicly yesterday.

By September 21, 2011


Magisto automates online video editing for you

The service makes its public debut, with $5.5 million in funding. Magisto mines raw, unedited video for top scenes and creates short, slick movies to share.

By September 20, 2011


Grandma had a stroke? Teach her to play Wii

The Wii may help recovering stroke patients improve their motor function, according to research presented at the American Stroke Association's International Stroke Conference 2010.

By February 25, 2010


Why Facebook needs DST in Russia

There's more to the DST investment in the social-networking site than $200 million.

By May 26, 2009


Report: Hong Kong gazillionaire increases stake in Facebook

Li Ka-shing, who acquired a $60 million stake in Facebook last year, announced in a company earnings call that he has invested another $40 million.

By March 27, 2008


Is Twitter's time at hand? Facebook has to hope it's just a fad

What if the momentum behind Twitter starts to go viral? A video post making the rounds poses the question.

By March 27, 2008