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June 19, 2018 1:06 PM New 'spider' ETF captures Facebook, AT&T in its web

NEW YORK (Reuters) - State Street Global Advisors said on Tuesday that it had launched an exchange-traded fund (ETF) that will track the recently refreshed communication services sector, which includes telecom and social media firms such as Facebook Inc and Verizon Communications Inc. The Communication Services Select Sector SPDR Fund will belong to the group 60

June 8, 2018 2:31 PM End of an era: Yahoo Messenger is being shut down next month

One of the web's very first messaging tools, Yahoo Messenger, is being shut down on July 17. (Credit: iStock) One of the web's very first messaging tools is being shut down next month — Yahoo Messenger will be discontinued on July 17. As the web has evolved, the messaging space has become dominated by quite a few apps, chief among them WhatsApp, Messenger 146

June 8, 2018 9:32 AM How Altaba Could Do Alibaba a Favor

The e-commerce giant should consider buying the shares Altaba is unloading A big seller of Alibaba shares has emerged. The Chinese e-commerce giant should step up as a buyer. Altaba—essentially what remains of Yahoo after it sold its web-portal business to Verizon last year—plans to buy back nearly a quarter of its own shares, using part of its 15% stake 60

April 21, 2018 12:08 AM Photo storage service SmugMug acquires Flickr

(Reuters) - Photo management platform SmugMug said on Friday it has agreed to buy image and video-hosting website Flickr for an undisclosed amount. Flickr will continue to operate as a separate entity after the deal closes, SmugMug said. “Uniting the SmugMug and Flickr brands will make the whole photography community stronger and better connected,” SmugMug 67

April 20, 2018 5:23 PM Flip phones are back: Less distracting and a lot cheaper than a smartphone

The flip phone is having a mini-resurgence as consumers seek less distraction. Call it a rejection of the smartphone with its bombardment of messaging and social media that sap your attention. Or maybe it’s just a return to the cell phone’s roots, when a phone was just a phone. “This year’s hottest cultural trend is none other than the humble flip phone 232

February 5, 2018 7:17 PM 'Snatchers' to start filming 2nd season in New Mexico

'Snatchers' to start filming 2nd season in New Mexico A comedy series about teens battling alien invaders is set to film a second season in New Mexico. New Mexico Film Office Director Nick Maniatis announced Monday that digital series "Snatchers," which streams on Verizon's go90 media brand, will begin principal photography in early February through 52

January 23, 2018 6:29 PM South Florida Job Fair being held Jan. 30 in Miami Lakes

Need a job? Job fair with 2,000 openings coming to Miami area More than 30 companies will be at the JobNewsUSA.com South Florida Job Fair on Jan. 30 at Don Shula’s Hotel. Job hunters can pre-register at JobNewsUSA.com or register at the event, which runs from 10 a.m to 2 p.m. at 6842 Main St. in Miami Lakes. The website says companies will be ready to make offers 61

January 18, 2018 12:19 AM Verizon Expands Deal for NBA Games

Besides streaming league play, Verizon and the NBA will develop original programming to complement coverage Verizon Communications Inc. has struck a wide-ranging agreement with the National Basketball Association that extends the telecommunications giant’s relationship with the league beyond streaming games and into content creation as well as virtual 68

January 17, 2018 8:14 PM Verizon Gains Exclusive Mobile Rights to NBA League Pass

Besides streaming games, Verizon and the NBA will develop original programming to complement coverage Verizon Communications Inc. has struck a wide-ranging agreement with the National Basketball Association that extends the telecommunications giant’s relationship with the league beyond streaming games and into content creation as well as virtual and augmented-reality 61

January 17, 2018 5:37 PM Maine AG joins group trying to block net-neutrality repeal

Maine AG joins group trying to block net-neutrality repeal Maine Attorney General Janet Mills has joined a group of attorneys general who are suing to block the Federal Communications Commission's repeal of net-neutrality rules. Attorney General Mills joins attorneys general for 20 states and the District of Columbia in the lawsuit led by New York Attorney 64