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Facebook investors criticize Andreessen for conflict of interest

Earlier this year, Facebook Inc.'s Mark Zuckerberg came to his shareholders with a big question: would they approve him maintaining voting control of the...
FROM LEFT: Jack Dorsey, co-founder of Twitter Inc. and founder and CEO of Square; Christopher Isaac "Biz" Stone, co-founder of Twitter; Evan Williams, co-founder of Twitter; and Richard "Dick" Costolo, CEO of Twitter pose for a photograph after Twitter Inc.'s initial public offering on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange on Thursday. Twitter Inc. surged 85 percent in its trading debut, as investors paid a premium for its promises of fast growth. / BLOOMBERG FILE PHOTO/SCOTT EELLS

Twitter surges in trading debut after $1.82B share sale

NEW YORK – Twitter Inc. surged 85 percent in its trading debut, as investors paid a premium for its promises of fast growth.The shares...

Telecom carriers must combine to compete, Providence Equity says

NEW YORK - Telecommunications companies need to combine to compete in a market that requires advanced technology to support mobile devices, Julie Richardson, managing...

Verizon CFO says storm, strike cost as much as $250 million

NEW YORK - Verizon Communications Inc., the second-largest U.S. phone company, said storms including Hurricane Irene that followed a strike by some employees have...

Brown pays $5M to dump Goldman swaps

NEW YORK - Brown University is unwinding an interest-rate swap with Goldman Sachs Group Inc. that may cost one of the world’s richest schools...
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