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Finished? Ryan Orbuch’s Just Getting Started

medium.com — Finished? Ryan Orbuch's Just Getting Started Most new high school graduates spend August gearing up for their first semester of college. Seventeen-year old Ryan Orbuch is prepping for a move to the epicenter of the tech industry. On September 1st, the Boulder, Colorado, native is moving to San Francisco to dive into the fledgling education technology sector.

Google The Gobbler

medium.com — Google The Gobbler Google Casts Wide Net In Search of Next Big Deal 2014 is shaping up to be a record year of deal-making at Google. The company has pulled the trigger on more than 20 acquisitions and there's buzz another big one will be announced soon (see below link).

AMC Networks Said to Discuss Acquiring Stake in BBC America

bloomberg.com — AMC Networks Inc. (AMCX), the cable network controlled by the Dolan family, is in talks to acquire about a 50 percent stake in BBC America, BBC Worldwide's U.S. channel, people with knowledge of the matter said. BBC Worldwide is the commercial arm of the British Broadcasting Corp., the government-backed U.K.

Moonves Says CBS Is Interested in Buying CNN If Available

businessweek.com — Bloomberg News Leslie Moonves says his is interested in buying the CNN news channel if it becomes available. Getting between Rupert Murdoch and Inc. is another matter. Moonves, who spoke to reporters yesterday at a Television Critics Association event in Beverly Hills, California, said in the past he's discussed "doing something with CNN," the pioneering cable channel owned by New York-based Time Warner, with his CBS News on broadcast.

Moonves Says CBS Is Interested in Buying CNN If Available

bloomberg.com — Leslie Moonves says his CBS Corp. (CBS) is interested in buying the CNN news channel if it becomes available. Getting between Rupert Murdoch and Time Warner (TWX) Inc. is another matter.

CBS CEO Moonves Interested in Buying CNN if Available

bloomberg.com — CBS Corp. (CBS) is interested in buying cable-news channel CNN if the pioneering TV news outlet becomes available, Chief Executive Officer Leslie Moonves said. CNN could be sold as part of Rupert Murdoch's plan to combine the news channel's current owner, Time Warner Inc., with his 21st Century Fox Inc., people with knowledge of the situation have said.

The Fancy Said to Seek Funding at $1.2 Billion Valuation

bloomberg.com — The Fancy, an online shop with eclectic goods curated by customers, is seeking to raise money at a valuation as much as $1.2 billion, a person with direct knowledge of the matter said.

Yahoo’s Mayer, Alibaba’s Ma Listed as Sun Valley Guests

bloomberg.com — Yahoo! Inc. (YHOO) Chief Executive Officer Marissa Mayer and Alibaba Group Holding Ltd. founder Jack Ma are among the invited guests at the annual Allen & Co. Conference in Sun Valley, Idaho, according to a person with a copy of the list.

Time Warner said to be in talks to purchase stake in Vice Media

enjoy.ohio.com — Time Warner Inc. is in talks to acquire a stake in Vice Media Inc., the company that combines punk culture with online journalism, according to a person familiar with the matter. The discussions value Vice Media at $2 billion to almost $3 billion, said the person, who asked not to be identified because the negotiations are private.

Time Warner said to be in talks to purchase stake in Vice Media

ohio.com — Time Warner Inc. is in talks to acquire a stake in Vice Media Inc., the company that combines punk culture with online journalism, according to a person familiar with the matter. The discussions value Vice Media at $2 billion to almost $3 billion, said the person, who asked not to be identified because the negotiations are private.
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Oct 21, 2014

RT @washingtonpost: Ben Bradlee, Post editor who oversaw Watergate coverage, dies at 93. wapo.st/1FzaivP

Oct 21, 2014

On earnings call, Yahoo's Marissa Mayer says she expects Tumblr to generate more than $100 million in revenue in 2015 $YHOO

Oct 21, 2014

RT @YahooInc: Across $YHOO and Tumblr on a device basis, we now see more than half a billion (550m) monthly active users on mobile

Oct 21, 2014

RT @TheWrap: Activist Investor Daniel Loeb Sells Stake in Sony Corp. goo.gl/xTPCKs

Oct 21, 2014

RT @RosewaterMovie: Twitter CEO @dickc greets the #RosewaterMovie team—Gigi Pritzker, Jon Stewart & @maziarbahari—before employee Q&A. http…

Oct 21, 2014

If Yahoo hits Q3 rev (ex-tac) guidance, it'll be another $1.1B quarter (Q3 '13: $1.08B, Q3 '12: $1.09B, Q3 '11: $1.07B, Q3 '10: $1.12B)

Oct 21, 2014

RT @FlurryMobile: Strike three for cable? Time in sports apps up by 210% in the past year! Flurry examines a new sports channel- apps ow.ly/D5SvF

Oct 21, 2014

RT @Gizmodo: Google just released hundreds of cool Material Design icons that you can use for free: gizmo.do/RrL3ECu pic.twitter.com/V20X1hOR7K

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