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News Corp. Unit Interested in Penguin Group

Citi Analyst Terminated After Facebook Disclosure

Barnes & Noble Warns of Data Breach

Thiel in Talks to Invest in Airbnb at $2.5B Valuation

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Hon Hai’s Explanation for iPhone 5 Shortage

Can Marissa Mayer Really Have It All?

From YouTube to TV

Village Voice Owner Splits Up

IBM to Buy HR Software Provider for $1.3 Billion

Facebook Investors Cash Out

Ecuador Grants Assange Asylum

Inside Facebook’s Push to Woo Advertisers

Verizon Deal Nears Regulatory Approval

Viacom Earnings Drop 7%

AT&T Agrees to Acquire Nextwave as Part of Spectrum Strategy

Apple and Samsung Patent Suit Puts Judge Posner’s Worldview on Trial

Nokia’s Bad Call on Smartphones

AT&T Unveils Shared Wireless-Data Plans

Branson Considering Virgin Records Bid

Micron to Acquire Elpida Memory

Five Years of Walt Mossberg’s iPhone Reviews

Multiple Missteps Led to RIM’s Fall

Supreme Court Rules Against FCC in Indecency Case

WPP Acquires Assets of AKQA Holdings for Undisclosed Sum

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Just as the atom bomb was the weapon that was supposed to render war obsolete, the Internet seems like capitalism’s ultimate feat of self-destructive genius, an economic doomsday device rendering it impossible for anyone to ever make a profit off anything again. It’s especially hopeless for those whose work is easily digitized and accessed free of charge.

— Author Tim Kreider on not getting paid for one’s work