The News Wrap
3:29AM | Friday, 20 March 2015 | The White House has hired former Facebook engineering director David Recordon to be its director of technology, Yahoo! reports.
3:38AM | Friday, 6 March 2015 | Apple won’t be unveiling its Beats-based music streaming service at its Spring Forward event next week, sources tell 9to5mac.
2:24AM | Friday, 27 February 2015 | While Google may be winning the mobile operating system market share race, it lags well behind in profits.
2:21AM | Friday, 20 February 2015 | Transportation network startup Uber has expanded its Series E round of venture financing to nearly $2.8 billion due to investor demand, The New York Times reports.
2:29AM | Friday, 13 February 2015 | Travel booking giant Expedia is buying competitor Orbitz for about $US1.6 billion ($A2b), Skift reports.
1:27AM | Friday, 30 January 2015 | Microsoft is investing in a startup that is trying to weaken Google’s hold over Android, The Wall Street Journal reports.
1:12AM | Friday, 23 January 2015 | Persado, a startup developing software that replaces copywriters with computers, has raised $US21 million ($A26m), the Wall Street Journal reports.
1:38AM | Friday, 16 January 2015 | Google is ending sales of its Google Glass eyewear, according to the BBC.
1:38AM | Friday, 9 January 2015 | In the past year Google’s share of the US internet search market has slipped to its lowest number since 2008.
12:34AM | Friday, 12 December 2014 | Google has pulled Amazon’s app store from its Google Play marketplace, citing an update to its Developer Distribution Agreement.