Rolling Stone Magazine Sells 49% Stake to BandLab Technologies

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The investment, which sprang from the friendship of the sons of the magazine founder and a Singapore businessman, provides Rolling Stone with expansion opportunities in Asia.

Snapchat Releases First Hardware Product: Spectacles

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Evan Spiegel, CEO of renamed Snap Inc., calls the video-sharing sunglasses “a toy” but sees an upside to freeing his app from smartphone cameras.

Doubts Rise About Digital Ads

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Marketers pouring huge sums into digital advertising are wrestling with several recent events that underscore a troubling picture: some are finding they can’t be sure how well that money was spent or what they’ve received in return for it.

Foreign Jet-Fighter Makers Woo India

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India is being offered blueprints to advanced combat aircraft by aerospace companies like Lockheed Martin, Boeing and Saab as New Delhi gets ready to upgrade its aging military jet fleet.

Salesforce Considers Takeover of Twitter

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Salesforce is considering a takeover of Twitter Inc., according to people familiar with the matter, as the social-media company’s efforts to ignite growth sputter.

The Looming Storm in Insurance

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The question for property and casualty insurers isn’t only whether reinsurance pricing will find a floor, but also how much the industry is now starting to amplify financial and actuarial risks.

Yahoo Executives Detected a Hack Tied to Russia in 2014

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The intrusion was launched from computers in Russia and sought data on 30 to 40 targeted users of the company’s online services who did business in Russia, a person familiar with the matter said.

GM to Add More Diesel-Powered Cars

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General Motors plans to offer a diesel-engine option on its 2018 model Chevrolet Equinox, a new version of its top-selling small sport-utility vehicle that is being overhauled amid booming demand for SUVs.

De Beers Bets Big on Canadian Mine

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Anglo American’s gemstone business kicks off a $1 billion investment in Canada’s far north, aiming to deliver 4.5 million carats a year even as demand for high-end jewelry loses its luster.

SpaceX Says Falcon 9 Rocket Investigation Still Pursuing Various Leads

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An investigative update released Friday by SpaceX offered little insight into the likely root cause of a catastrophic explosion that destroyed one of the company’s Falcon 9 rockets during routine ground tests in Florida three weeks ago.

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