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  • SoftBank leads $100 million investment in Indonesian ecommerce firm Tokopedia

    TOKYO (Reuters) - SoftBank Corp announced Wednesday it will lead a $100 million investment round in Indonesian ecommerce giant PT Tokopedia, the Japanese mobile carrier's third investment overseas under Vice Chairman Nikesh Arora. SoftBank's newly...
  • Big Tech winning battle with 'patent trolls'

    (Reuters) - For two decades, companies that buy software patents to sue technology giants have been the scourge of Silicon Valley. Reviled as patent trolls, they have attacked everything from Google's online ads to Apple's iPhone features, sometimes...
  • Dow Chemical to cut $1 billion in costs over three years

    (Reuters) - Dow Chemical Co , the No. 1 U.S. chemical maker by sales, said it was looking to cut fixed costs by $1 billion over the next three years, building on reductions that have helped boost margins. Shares of the company, which reported a better-...
  • States ascend into the cloud

    Seven years ago, the state of Delaware started moving computer servers out of closets and from under workers' desks to create a consolidated data center and a virtual computing climate. In doing so, Delaware, nicknamed the First State, became the first...
  • Young tech elite dip their toes in art collecting

    When San Jose, Calif., product manager David Bao first stepped into White Walls gallery, a sort of cultural cavern for contemporary urban art in the heart of San Francisco's Tenderloin neighborhood, it was as if he'd entered a wonderland. "It was like...
  • Taste of Laurel offers bites from local restaurants

    The Taste of Laurel is back for its seventh year. The Laurel Historical Society is hosting the event on Sunday, Nov. 2 from 1:30-3:30 p.m. The entrance will be at the Laurel Museum, 817 Main St. Main Street Pharmacy in Laurel will be sponsoring the...
  • Wellington aircraft company's orders soar

    Wellington aircraft company's orders soar
    B/E Aerospace, an aircraft cabin maker based in Wellington, forecasts high revenues and earnings, even after it splits into two companies. During its third quarter ended Sept. 30, the company filed a securities document to spin off KLX, the services...
  • H.B. council hopeful Posey wants fewer prohibitions, more businesses

    H.B. council hopeful Posey wants fewer prohibitions, more businesses
    Huntington Beach City Council candidate Michael Posey says he's had enough of the council banning consumer items — from plastic bags to sales of cats and dogs. He said he and many residents he has heard from are fed up with council members...
  • Yelp adds hotel and winery bookings with new partnerships

    Yelp adds hotel and winery bookings with new partnerships
    Travelers often turn to Yelp to check out consumer reviews of hotels before they go on vacation, and now they can book a room directly through its site and app thanks to a partnership with start-up Hipmunk. Yelp made the announcement on its official...
  • York women get $2,000 Economic Development Authority grant for bakery

    York women get $2,000 Economic Development Authority grant for bakery
    Two York County women are moving their home-based cake-baking operation to a retail shop thanks to fellow small-business owners tipping them off to programs like the county Economic Development Authority's $2,000 transition grant. "Local businesses here...
  • Easton budget hearing focuses on EIT increase for non-residents

    Easton budget hearing focuses on EIT increase for non-residents
    Easton City Council is knee-deep in budget discussions, and one of the hot items being considered is whether non-residents should see their earned income tax increase. The 2015 draft budget would increase collections of non-resident earned income tax by...