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Facebook-backed Internet.org loses some Indian partners over net neutrality

Internet.org was criticized for offering access to select sites without data charges

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Yahoo reportedly close to purchasing Foursquare

The buy could be part of Marissa Mayer's effort to focus on mobile users​.

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Google confirms European antitrust action, says it has "a very strong case"

Europe's top antitrust chief is said to be ready to file formal charges against Google

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Europe reportedly ready to file antitrust charges against Google

Google could face fines of roughly $6 billion, according to a report.

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New Bitcoin Foundation chief eyes crowdfunding

A former Morgan Stanley stockbroker, Bruce Fenton says the foundation could run on a surplus budget

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The mobile-enabled enterprise: Are we there yet?

The potential is considerable, but plenty of challenges remain

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YouTube confirms plans for ad-free subscription service

The price of the service hasn't been revealed, although the plan was disclosed in a YouTube letter to its content partners.

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Iceland-based Oz set to launch, aiming to give YouTube a chill

Oz is a new paid subscription service offering videos designed around premium content that aims to take on sites like YouTube.

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Facebook releases a standalone Messenger web app

It has many of Messenger's mobile app features, just in a handy Web app format.

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Uber seeks to dismiss India rape lawsuit

Uber says its US unit had nothing to do with alleged assault and it's outside the reach of US courts

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Uber's hiring plans show outlines of self-driving car project

Whether the company is planning cars of its own or technology for others isn't as clear

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LinkedIn buys social knowledge startup Refresh

The app helps users prepare for meetings by calling up information related to participants

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IBM joins race to upgrade webmail interface with Verse

IBM aims to eliminate clutter and understand the user's needs with its Verse web interface for email

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Facebook 'riffs' on Snapchat with new group video app

Facebook's Riff app lets users create short videos, which their friends can add to.

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Why Meerkat and Periscope are the next big challenge for marketers

Efforts by companies including Starbucks and Spotify suggest potentially rich rewards, but it's early days