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How Box Inc. Is Battling the Web-Storage Giants — 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 — 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.
Jan 29, 2015

New on @WSJD: Alibaba invested $10 million in game-console maker Ouya & in talks to license games for set-top boxes

Jan 28, 2015

RT @digitalshields: I just watched season 4 of The Good Wife on Snapchat Discover. My thumb killing me but it was amazing

Jan 28, 2015

From my talk w/ Yahoo CEO: -Decided on spin-off last August -Not interested in AOL -Sale of core Yahoo is possibility

Jan 27, 2015

RT @ScottMAustin: Yahoo's Marissa Mayer dismisses an AOL deal: “We don’t see a particularly accretive contribution."… by @dmac1 $YHOO

Jan 27, 2015

"I swapped eleven syllables for two!" -- Yahoo's @marissamayer, defending the simple logic behind her tortured new acronym, MaVeNS

Jan 27, 2015

Marissa not shy about her desire to land Safari search. Anyone in search business "needs to be interested in the Safari distribution deal"

Jan 27, 2015

Yahoo said it will not consider large acquisitions that do not fall into mobile, video, native or social. What does that even leave?

Jan 27, 2015

MaVeNS sounds infinitely more ridiculous when CFO Ken Goldman says it

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