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The deal marks Oracle's biggest buy in four years, and comes just days after a disappointing fourth-quarter earnings report.
While Starbucks CEO Howard Schultz said in March that Starbucks had no plans to raise prices, the coffee chain is now hiking prices on some drinks.
The coffee company and partner Arizona State have clarified the parameters of the new college program.
The state's lawmakers passed legislation that will raise the minimum wage from $8 an hour to $11, the highest minimum wage in the country.
Patent office rules that NFL team's name is 'disparaging' to Native Americans.
The troubled ecommerce site paid tens of millions for an Ikea-like company that makes "Nordic interior design originals."
The TV host acknowledged that his backing of these products have 'provided fodder for unscrupulous advertisers.'
The new direct-messaging tool aims 'to ensure people never have to leave Yelp to find all the info their hearts desire,' the company said.
The new ephemeral messaging app is a familiar concept with an interesting and risky twist.
The terms, which are undisclosed, are contingent on the outcome of Apple's appeal of an antitrust ruling that it conspired with five major publishers to make eBooks more expensive.
A cross between Peapod and Uber, Instacart allows customers to select items online from their favorite grocery stores and have them picked up and delivered by locals.
College juniors and seniors who work more than 20 hours per week will be eligible to enroll in a tuition-free online program with Arizona State University.
Entrepreneurship is alive and thriving but ill-conceived startups that attracted investors in headier times, not so much.
The acquisition, expected to close later this year, represents the online travel company;s initial foray into the dining industry.
The restaurant chain has moved to a manual credit-card imprinting system in the wake of a security breach.
Starbucks and Powermat are rolling out wireless chargers nationwide and maybe revolutionizing how we charge our tech forever.
The Chinese ecommerce giant today unveiled its first major push into the U.S. market with the launch of a website that curates small boutiques.
Recent communication from regulators sparked concerns that the government would ban cheese from being made on wooden shelves.
Amazon is reportedly looking beyond media, apparel, furniture and food -- and putting the call out to babysitters, handymen, birthday clowns and plumbers.
The acquisition will be used to improve Google Maps, and over time, could lead to global Internet access.
Broadband is essential for an entrepreneurial future but broadband providers are more like the electric company or Ma Bell from days past. The FCC needs to regulate them that way.
Marcus will run the messaging business for Facebook after leaving the eBay unit after three years.
President Obama has signed an executive order to expand eligibility for income-based repayment plans.
The tiny, synthetic beads -- found in facial cleansers, hand washes and toothpastes -- have been found to pollute our waters and introduce toxic chemicals into the food chain.
Forging into PayPal's territory, Amazon expands its reach with online payments.