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Irish regulator investigates Facebook over private photo glitch

Dec 14 2018

An Irish regulator said on Friday it was investigating Facebook Inc following the company's disclosure that a bug may have exposed private photos of up to 6.8 million users, the latest in a series of Facebook privacy glitches. | Video

ASG raises offer to buy Mitek to $11.50 per share

Dec 10 2018

Hedge fund Elliott Management Corp's ASG Technologies Group Inc raised its offer to buy Mitek Systems Inc to $11.50 per share from $10, in its latest attempt to buy the provider of financial technology to banks.

U.S. broadcaster Nexstar to buy Tribune Media for $4.1 billion

Dec 03 2018

Nexstar Media Group Inc said on Monday it had agreed to buy Chicago-based peer Tribune Media Company for about $4.1 billion in cash, a deal that would make it the largest regional U.S. TV station operator. | Video

Marriott's Starwood database hacked, 500 million may be affected

Nov 30 2018

Marriott International said on Friday hackers stole about 500 million records from its Starwood Hotels reservation system in an attack that began four years ago, exposing personal data of customers including some payment card numbers.

Activision Blizzard's holiday-quarter forecasts miss estimates

Nov 08 2018

Activision Blizzard Inc on Thursday forecast fourth-quarter profit, revenue below analysts' estimates and the video game publisher said the "Destiny" game franchise was underperforming its own expectations.

Google hears protesters, changes sexual harassment policies

Nov 08 2018

Alphabet Inc's Google said on Thursday it would change the way it handles sexual harassment claims, a week after 20,000 of its workers around the world walked off their jobs to protest its response to such issues. | Video

'Red Dead Redemption 2' to power Take-Two sales jump

Nov 07 2018

Game publisher Take-Two Interactive Software Inc forecast third-quarter revenue above estimates on Wednesday and raised its full-year outlook, thanks to a record-breaking opening of western-themed "Red Dead Redemption 2".

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