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Technology reporter for @WSJ and proud Vanderbilt University alum

China’s Merging Taxi Apps Expect No Regulatory Road Bumps

wsj.com — The merger of China's two largest taxi-hailing apps won't be subject to a regulatory review, an executive said, while outlining plans to expand services including intercity buses, carpooling and rides for people too drunk to drive. Kuaidi Dache, backed by Chinese e-commerce giant Alibaba Group Holding Ltd.

How Box Inc. Is Battling the Web-Storage Giants

online.wsj.com — Box Inc. operates in the red-hot market for online storage, but it will have to persuade investors in its coming IPO that it can eventually overcome an expensive, money-losing business model built around a commoditized product. Startups like Box and Dropbox Inc.

Facebook Shares Decline After $19 Billion Deal

online.wsj.com — Facebook Inc.'s $19 billion deal to buy messaging company WhatsApp is costing the social network another $3.5 billion Thursday-in market value. Facebook shares fell about 2.5% in early trading Thursday after the company agreed to buy the 55-employee firm, which acts as a kind of replacement for text messaging.
Jun 29, 2015

RT @rickcarew: Didi Kuaidi showing rapid growth in private cars, CEO says in letter to investors as it raises $2b on.wsj.com/1QTyqBq via @WSJ

Jun 29, 2015

RT @samschech: 517k ppl used Airbnb in Paris last summer, +20x since 2011. Dive into Airbnb's biggest market bit.ly/1eL3H8W pic.twitter.com/3aM98Ay88I

Jun 26, 2015

Virginia is such a cool state. Did you know 8 U.S. Presidents are from Virginia, more than any other state? Ohio is the runner up with 7

Jun 25, 2015

RT @ScottMAustin: Postmates raises $80m at a $400m val and is going to lower some delivery fees to $1 on.wsj.com/1eJfaFQ by @dmac1 and @GregBensinger

Jun 25, 2015

Big win for UVA in the College World Series. Congrats to all UVA alum.Glad I didn't get overconfident in my Vandy & make any foolish wagers

Jun 24, 2015

Yahoo will become default search for anyone who downloads Java & doesn't uncheck this box on.wsj.com/1JjwP3R pic.twitter.com/vb5sO3FYBr

Jun 24, 2015

Clarification to last tweet: Yahoo isn't bundling toolbar w/ Java, it's prompting Java downloaders to make Yahoo default search & homepage

Jun 24, 2015

More on Oracle deal: Anyone downloading or updating Java will be offered a Yahoo toolbar, asked to make Yahoo default for search & homepage

Jun 24, 2015

If Starboard had waged proxy battle, Mayer could have had it all on the line this meeting. Instead the issue of the day is font formatting

Jun 24, 2015

Yahoo shareholder complains "underline" removed from Yahoo Mail formatting. Exec confirms that happened bc of low usage #importantbusiness

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