The News Wrap
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.
11:29AM | Friday, 28 November 2014 | The European Union is calling on Google to apply the recent ‘right to be forgotten’ ruling to the rest of the world, The New York Times reports.
11:30AM | Friday, 7 November 2014 | Facebook is launching a number of new features to help fight Ebola.
10:29AM | Monday, 27 October 2014 | Twitpic, which recently announced it would be closing down, has agreed to give Twitter the Twitpic domain and photo archive, keeping the photos and links alive.
10:36AM | Friday, 24 October 2014 | Facebook has launched a new pseudonymous app called Rooms that lets users create forums about any topic.
THE NEWS WRAP: Icahn say Apple valuation half what it should be, launches campaign for stock buyback10:23AM | Friday, 10 October 2014 | Activist investor Carl Icahn has predicted that Apple shares will double to more than $US200 ($A228) as he begins his latest campaign to force the company into another stock buyback, The Guardian reports.
THE NEWS WRAP: Change of tack sees eBay spin off PayPal in reaction to rapidly changing payments space10:25AM | Wednesday, 1 October 2014 | eBay Inc has decided to spin off PayPal, a move it says will give the unit more flexibility to strike deals in the rapidly evolving payments space, Reuters reports.