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Facebook IPO is a testament to its profit margins

The numbers for Facebook’s forthcoming IPO (share offer) are truly staggering: the offer of a tiny tranche of stock could raise $10bn, the company might be valued at around $100bn and founder Mark Zuckerberg (pictured) will be worth around $27bn, ...

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Google in race to find new revenue streams as search stalls

It’s tough in the tech market these days and not just for the likes Yahoo, whose founder Jerry Yang departed this week, and BlackBerry owner RIM which is believed to be seeking a rescue from Samsung. Now even the mighty ...

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IBM came back from the grave, Kodak never will

The imminent arrival of Kodak at the bankruptcy court underlines a curious paradox about technology brands. They come about by, in some way, incarnating a bold invention. They end because they have become too brittle and resistant to precisely the ...

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Indian digital marketing giants Ybrant Digital and LGS Global to merge

Hitherto we’ve had the big Western marcoms companies snapping up every Indian digital business they can but now two big Indian digital marketing firms, Ybrant Digital and LGS Global (both of whom have been acquisitive in their own right) are ...

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Yahoo to pay $28m for loss-making unsold inventory online ad network 5to1

Yahoo is to buy Santa Monica-based online ad network 5to1 for an eye-watering $28m, despite the company turning over less than $1m and losing $9m. 5to1, set up by former Fox Interactive Media executives, finds well-known brands to place in ...

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