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Rhapsody Is Taking on the Name of Napster. Is the Move Brand Suicide?
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Rhapsody Is Taking on the Name of Napster. Is the Move Brand Suicide?

The music streaming platform may be counting on nostalgia to help make an impact in a crowded field.
Nina Zipkin
China's Uber Rival Didi Chuxing Raises $600 Million From China Life Insurance
Uber

China's Uber Rival Didi Chuxing Raises $600 Million From China Life Insurance

The latest fundraising comes with China's top ride-hailing company locked in a struggle to fend off its global rival's march into China.
Why Microsoft 'Trolling' Apple's WWDC16 Conference Is a Brilliant Business Move
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Why Microsoft 'Trolling' Apple's WWDC16 Conference Is a Brilliant Business Move

The Redmond, Wash., software giant is throwing a party close to and immediately after Apple's big shindig. Here's why this blatant bite into Apple is an effective tactic.
Kim Lachance Shandrow
Enemy Mine: Rethink Your Approach to the Competition
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Enemy Mine: Rethink Your Approach to the Competition

Many entrepreneurs are not thinking enough about their potential competition. Survival depends upon keeping your "enemies" close.
Joel Trammell
5 Signs That Your Competitors Are Lazy
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5 Signs That Your Competitors Are Lazy

Examine your competition and use these strategies to get ahead of them online.
Tony Messer
How Samsung Rewrote its Playbook to Regain Some Ground in the Smartphone Market
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How Samsung Rewrote its Playbook to Regain Some Ground in the Smartphone Market

'If you're in the trenches, you want to have a machine gun, a grenade, a mine on hand,' Samsung's VP of smartphone product planning said.
Ousted Reddit Employees Form a Rival, Less Toxic Community Site
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Ousted Reddit Employees Form a Rival, Less Toxic Community Site

It's the latest example of staffers who were let go or quit but believe they can do it better.
Nina Zipkin
Best-Selling Author Tim Ferriss Doles Out Business Advice
Business Advice

Best-Selling Author Tim Ferriss Doles Out Business Advice

We asked our Twitter followers: What business conundrums are you facing? Then we sent them to the author of The 4-Hour Workweek.
Banks, Tech Companies Move on From Bitcoin to Blockchain
Bitcoin

Banks, Tech Companies Move on From Bitcoin to Blockchain

Blockchain, the technology that underlies Bitcoin, is generating interest from investors.
Paypal's Profit Surges on Growth in Transactions and New Users
PayPal

Paypal's Profit Surges on Growth in Transactions and New Users

The company, which is facing increasing competition from rival digital payment services by Apple, Samsung and Square, is tying up with retailers, airlines and other companies to drive growth
How These Mormon Women Became Some of the Best Cybersecurity Hackers in the U.S.
Cybersecurity

How These Mormon Women Became Some of the Best Cybersecurity Hackers in the U.S.

The Brigham Young University team took second place in its first year competing at the National Collegiate Cyber Defense Championship.
This Promising Uber Rival Just Raised $120 Million
Ridesharing Apps

This Promising Uber Rival Just Raised $120 Million

Cabify is based in Spain but big in Latin America.
Europe Charges Google With Abusing Android Market Dominance
Google

Europe Charges Google With Abusing Android Market Dominance

Regulators allege that by requiring mobile phone manufacturers to pre-install Google Search and the Google Chrome browser, the U.S. company was denying consumers a wider choice.