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Alibaba purchases $590M minority stake in smartphone maker Meizu

The Chinese e-commerce giant's investment could signal another step into the mobile business, in a play not unlike Amazon's Fire devices line.

By February 8, 2015

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Microsoft buys N-trig's digital pen technology for Surface

The world's largest software company says it's acquired the Israeli company's technology assets.

By May 1, 2015

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New venture fund to offer ownership stakes to tech entrepreneurs

Looking to shake up a stodgy business, a former Yahoo deal-maker turned seed investor plans to offer partnership stakes to entrepreneurs funded by his new company.

By July 10, 2014

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Nexon acquires minority stake in Gears of War designer's new games company

Cliff Bleszinski's new studio, Boss Key Productions, will be rolling out its first free-to-play title through Nexon.

By July 8, 2014

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Google reportedly in talks for stake in Virgin Galactic

Days after announcing it agreed to buy a satellite startup, Google appears to be making another bet on space.

By June 12, 2014

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The 404 1,501: Where we raise the stakes (podcast)

Justin returns from his trip to Montreal with stories from the French Quarter, plus Airbnb's dinner party pilot program, the rise of social media prenups, and an uptick in Twitter heartbreak.

By June 9, 2014

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The 404 1,501: Where we raise the stakes

Justin returns from his trip to Montreal with stories from the French Quarter, plus Airbnb's dinner party pilot program, the rise of social media prenups, and an uptick in Twitter heartbreak.

By June 9, 2014

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Foxconn makes 4G play with $390M stake in Taiwan telecom

Apple supplier Foxconn plans to secure a roughly 15% stake in Asia Pacific Telecom as it expands to 4G communications.

By May 27, 2014

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Jack Ma says Alibaba has grown 'too quickly,' will freeze hiring

Ma's company currently has more than 34,000 employees. The hiring freeze will last through at least the end of 2015.

By April 29, 2015

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Microsoft awarded patent for glasses that know how those around you feel

Technically Incorrect: A "wearable emotion detection feedback system" is exactly what you want from your eyewear, isn't it? It is. Don't you want to know how those around you really feel?

By April 29, 2015