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Disney Teams With Alibaba to Launch Streaming Service in China
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Disney Teams With Alibaba to Launch Streaming Service in China

Customers can stream Disney's television shows, movies and other media via a Mickey Mouse-shaped device.
Arjun Kharpal
High-Tech Sneakers Raise More Than $300,000 on Indiegogo
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High-Tech Sneakers Raise More Than $300,000 on Indiegogo

Plus: learn which sharing economy startup is reportedly valued at more than $25 billion.
Tanya Benedicto Klich
Investors Urge Yahoo to Sell Core Search Business Instead of Alibaba Stake
Yahoo

Investors Urge Yahoo to Sell Core Search Business Instead of Alibaba Stake

Activist investor Starboard wants the company to rethink its plans to sell its stake in Chinese ecommerce giant Alibaba.
What Happened When President Obama Interviewed Alibaba's Jack Ma
Interviews

What Happened When President Obama Interviewed Alibaba's Jack Ma

Topics included entrepreneurship and climate change.
Alibaba's $14 Billion Shopping Event Crushed Cyber Monday -- Weekly News
Weekly News Roundup

Alibaba's $14 Billion Shopping Event Crushed Cyber Monday -- Weekly News

Plus: Why Mark Zuckerberg awarded a high school student $400,000.
Tanya Benedicto Klich
Alibaba's Singles' Day Sales Surge Past $14 Billion
Alibaba

Alibaba's Singles' Day Sales Surge Past $14 Billion

The one-day ecommerce shopping event in China is bigger than Black Friday and Cyber Monday combined.
Why Facebook Bought a Satellite -- Weekly News
Weekly News Roundup

Why Facebook Bought a Satellite -- Weekly News

Plus: Etsy gets an unexpected rival.
Tanya Benedicto Klich
Painting By Alibaba's Unconventional Chairman Jack Ma Fetches $5.4 Million at Auction
Artists

Painting By Alibaba's Unconventional Chairman Jack Ma Fetches $5.4 Million at Auction

Proceeds are going to an environmental non-profit founded by Ma and fellow Chinese philanthropists.
Geoff Weiss
Yahoo Fails to Soothe Investors' Fears About the Company's Future
Earnings Reports

Yahoo Fails to Soothe Investors' Fears About the Company's Future

The company boosted revenue slightly, but lost money due to traffic costs. And it failed to provide any outlook for its massive Alibaba spinoff.
Mathew Ingram
By the Numbers: Amazon vs. Alibaba (Infographic)
Infographics

By the Numbers: Amazon vs. Alibaba (Infographic)

As Amazon prepares to celebrate its 20th birthday, here's a look at how it stacks up against the Chinese ecommerce giant.
Catherine Clifford
Why Alibaba's Jack Ma Sees Himself as an 'Artist,' and Maybe You Should, Too
Alibaba

Why Alibaba's Jack Ma Sees Himself as an 'Artist,' and Maybe You Should, Too

The founder and chairman of Alibaba Group shared a range of surprising insights with American business owners during his U.S. visit this week.
Tanya Benedicto Klich
Jack Ma, China's Richest Man, Says He Was Happier When He Wasn't a Billionaire
Jack Ma

Jack Ma, China's Richest Man, Says He Was Happier When He Wasn't a Billionaire

Having droves of money comes with lots of pressure.
Lisa Eadicicco
Why Alibaba's CEO Stepped Down: Weekly News Roundup
Weekly News Roundup

Why Alibaba's CEO Stepped Down: Weekly News Roundup

The e-commerce giant is shaking up its leadership strategy.
Tanya Benedicto Klich
Alibaba CEO Steps Down Amid Company-Wide Hiring Freeze
Alibaba

Alibaba CEO Steps Down Amid Company-Wide Hiring Freeze

Meanwhile, the company's quarterly revenue rose 45 percent, beating analysts' expectations.