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Now Gawker has its own billionaire backer, sort of
NEW YORK (AP) -- The courtroom fight between former pro wrestler Hulk Hogan and news-and-gossip site Gawker is becoming a battleground of sorts for Silicon Valley tycoons as well....

Cellphone radiation study raises concerns despite low risk
WASHINGTON (AP) -- A new federal study of the potential dangers of cellphone radiation, conducted in rats, found a slight increase in brain tumors in males and raised long-dormant concerns about the safety of spending so much time with cellphones glued to our ears....

Researchers: Asian bank hacks may be linked to North Korea
NEW YORK (AP) -- Cybersecurity researchers say North Korea might be connected to a recent attack that resulted in the theft of over $100 million from the Bangladeshi central bank and the attempted thefts of millions more from other Asian banks....

Alibaba won and lost a friend in Washington; how it happened
SHANGHAI (AP) -- In 2011, a respected anti-counterfeiting coalition in Washington escalated its fight against the Chinese e-commerce giant Alibaba, saying its websites served as a 24-hour market "for counterfeiters and pirates" and should be blacklisted....

Are you Alibaba literate? 5 things to know about the company
SHANGHAI (AP) -- Alibaba is the world's biggest e-commerce platform. Over 420 million people scooped up $485 billion worth of stuff last year on Alibaba's sites. The company went public in 2014, raising $25 billion - more than Facebook - in the largest offering in the history of the New York Stock Exchange. Some things to know about the company:...

Verizon, unions reach deal in principle for 4-year contract
NEW YORK (AP) -- Striking Verizon employees may be back to work next week after the company and its unions reached an agreement in principle for a four-year contract....

Google-backed Magic Leap alleges workers stole its secrets
SAN FRANCISCO (AP) -- Artificial reality startup Magic Leap is accusing two Silicon Valley employees of stealing the closely guarded secrets behind its technological tricks....

Jury sides with Google in battle over Android software
SAN FRANCISCO (AP) -- Google's Android software just dodged a $9 billion bullet....

Tech billionaire is unlikely Hulk Hogan ally in Gawker fight
ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. (AP) -- Former pro wrestler Hulk Hogan has an unlikely ally in his corner for his courtroom cage match with Gawker - a high-tech billionaire with a long-standing grudge against the news-and-gossip site....

Gawker may be looking to sell after losing Hulk Hogan case
NEW YORK (AP) -- The embattled online media company Gawker Media has hired an investment banker to explore its options, including a possible sale....

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