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NBC buys Olympics rights for Alibaba's treasure

May 7, 2014
Comcast will pay a reported $7.65 billion.
Posted In: Olympics, NBC, Comcast, alibaba
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We've got a peek at Alibaba's books. Thoughts?

May 7, 2014
Is Alibaba worth $100 billion? And how is that calculated?
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PODCAST: Alibaba IPO

May 7, 2014
Why advertisers care how long a show sits in your DVR. And, the struggles to unionize workers in Bangladesh.
Posted In: alibaba, DVR, Labor Unions

Alibaba is more than 'a Chinese Amazon'

Mar 17, 2014
It's a lot more profitable, too.
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Alibaba goes after U.S. IPO after ditching Hong Kong option

Sep 25, 2013
Chinese e-commerce company Alibaba is reportedly pulling out of a Hong Kong initial public offering, and plans to go public in the U.S. instead.
Posted In: Economy, business, alibaba, Lu Zhaoxi, Jack Ma, IPO, hong kong

Crowdsourced 'Danger Maps' reveal contamination in China

Aug 20, 2013
With the financial help of Internet company Alibaba, Liu Chunlei has been crowdsourcing so-called 'Danger Maps' to make pollution information publicly available.
Posted In: China, pollution, alibaba

How old is 'too old' to lead a tech company?

May 10, 2013
The founder of Chinese online retail giant Alibaba is resigning at the age of 48. Why? He says he's too old for the job.
Posted In: alibaba, e-commerce, China, online retail

Should China's Alibaba be allowed to buy Yahoo?

Dec 29, 2011
Chinese Internet giant Alibaba wants full ownership of Yahoo. But national security concerns might stop any deal.
Posted In: Yahoo, China, alibaba

Chinese company Alibaba "very interested" in acquiring Yahoo

Oct 3, 2011
That's according to the company's CEO, speaking in California on Saturday. Alibaba is a Chinese e-commerce company founded by former English...
Posted In: alibaba, China, Tech Report, Yahoo