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Murdoch wanted to buy Time Warner for $80B

The 21st Century Fox bid for its rival goes nowhere as Time Warner indicates Fox could never muster an acceptable offer. Still, investors take a shine to Time Warner shares.

By July 16, 2014

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Rupert Murdoch calls for Google to be 'exposed'

The News Corp. head tweets portentous suggestions about Google and Eric Schmidt. What secrets could he be referring to?

By October 14, 2013

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Rupert Murdoch blasts Google on Twitter, gets blasted back

The News International mogul has hit out at Google over its Street View Wi-Fi data breach, and received some stick in turn.

By June 3, 2012

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BlackBerry blamed by Murdoch in Leveson hacking inquiry

James Murdoch has blamed his BlackBerry for missing an explosive email warning him of phone hacking at the News of the World.

By April 24, 2012

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Tony Blair's wife sues Murdoch company over hacking

Cherie Blair, wife of Tony (and herself a lawyer), decides she, too, must stand in line and sue News International over allegedly having her phone intercepted. And to think that the Blairs and the Murdochs used to be such friends.

By February 22, 2012

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Google calls Murdoch's piracy allegations 'nonsense'

A day after News Corp. Chairman Rupert Murdoch calls Google a 'piracy leader' Google reminds media tycoon the search company fights piracy every day.

By January 15, 2012

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Who is winning SOPA? Read Rupe Murdoch's Twitter feed

Rupert Murdoch takes to Twitter to express frustration over setbacks to antipiracy legislation being debated in Congress. He says Obama takes marching orders from "Silicon Valley paymasters."

By January 15, 2012

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Rupert Murdoch calls Google a 'piracy leader' on Twitter

The News Corp CEO isn't holding back, criticising Barack Obama for not backing web censorship and labelling Google a 'piracy leader.'

By January 15, 2012

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Murdoch on CES, and 'screwing up' Myspace

Rupert Murdoch has admitted 'screwing up' Myspace, and gave his thoughts on CES via his new-found love for Twitter.

By January 14, 2012

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How Twitter made a hash of verifying Mrs. Murdoch

It was a comedy. It was a tragedy. There was carelessness. There was an unnoticed underscore. But now the real Wendi Deng Murdoch has frozen her real Twitter feed. And the fake is leaving too.

By January 4, 2012