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Bits Blog: Candy Crush to Expand to China

Wed, 04/16/2014 - 13:03
A deal between King Digital Entertainment and the Internet giant Tencent will bring one of the most popular game franchises to China.

Starbucks to Move European Offices to London

Wed, 04/16/2014 - 12:16
Criticized as avoiding taxes, the coffee chain will now pay more to Britain as it shifts its regional headquarters from the Netherlands.

DealBook: Lacking Revival Plan, Bitcoin Exchange Mt. Gox Likely to Be Liquidated

Wed, 04/16/2014 - 12:06
In a statement posted on its website, the Tokyo-based company said a local court had dismissed its request that it be allowed to try to rehabilitate its business.

Wall Street Is Lifted by Yahoo Shares and China Growth

Wed, 04/16/2014 - 12:02
The markets were higher after encouraging reports of China’s economic growth.

App Smart: Many Easy Ways to Find, Compare and Book Hotel Rooms

Wed, 04/16/2014 - 11:06
Apps will let you search many ways, show you reviews from previous customers and even show you last-minute deals for the same day.

Renegade, a New Baby in the Jeep Family

Wed, 04/16/2014 - 11:05
Jeep’s new small entry is based on a Fiat platform.

Entrepreneurs Seeking a Place to Start a Business Find a Surprising Answer: Detroit

Wed, 04/16/2014 - 10:55
An urban area filled with empty buildings and an underused labor force offers some powerful advantages but it also has its challenges.

Ford Transit Skyline Concept Vehicle Is Presented

Wed, 04/16/2014 - 09:28
A custom version of the Transit shows that this van is more than a plumber’s hauler — it could serve as a superlimo.

DealBook: In Corporate Monitor, a Well-Paying Job but Unknown Results

Wed, 04/16/2014 - 09:15
A compliance supervisor is hired ensure that a company accused of wrongdoing does not break the law again, but the concept is problematic.

DealBook: Bank of America Swings to Quarterly Loss on Legal Costs

Wed, 04/16/2014 - 08:52
Bank of America reported a first-quarter loss of $276 million on Wednesday, as litigation costs increased to $6 billion in the quarter.

State of the Art: The Future of Facebook May Not Say ‘Facebook’

Wed, 04/16/2014 - 08:06
The company’s strategy includes unbundling its mammoth social network into discrete and nimble components.

Mt. Gox Set to Liquidate as Court Denies Rehabilitation

Wed, 04/16/2014 - 07:30
Mt. Gox, once the world's biggest bitcoin exchange, is likely to be liquidated after a Tokyo court dismissed the company's bid to resuscitate its business, the court-appointed administrator said on Wednesday.

Growth Rose 7.4% in First Quarter, China Reports

Wed, 04/16/2014 - 00:27
The year-on-year growth was the slowest since the third quarter of 2012.

As Credit Dries Up, Smaller Companies in China Feel the Pinch

Tue, 04/15/2014 - 22:39
Exorbitant interest rates and a scarcity of loans have turned financing into a challenge for those without the political connections to borrow at regulated rates.

Brazil’s Star, Petrobras, Is Hobbled by Scandal and Stagnation

Tue, 04/15/2014 - 22:19
Petrobras has recently come to symbolize disarray in Brazil’s sluggish economy and the reassessment of growth prospects in emerging markets.

Despite Rise in Spills, Hazardous Cargo Rides Rails in Secret

Tue, 04/15/2014 - 22:12
As alarmed communities complain about dangerous cargo running on the tracks through their towns, new rules for handling such cargo are set to take effect.

G.M. Chief Cites New Safety Moves and Says Repairs Are Now Underway

Tue, 04/15/2014 - 22:01
In her first public appearance since receiving withering criticism from Congress, Mary T. Barra vowed that General Motors was making changes to ensure addressing safety defects would never again be so delayed.

Fresh Off Pulitzer Win, The Globe Tentatively Toasts Its Future

Tue, 04/15/2014 - 21:26
A main reason for the cautious optimism is the newspaper’s new owner, John W. Henry, who took ownership of The Boston Globe in October.

Advertising: ‘Turketarian’ or ‘Meatatarian’? It’s All in the ‘Framily’

Tue, 04/15/2014 - 21:01
Campaigns featuring coined and made-up words are increasingly prevalent on television, in print, online and in social media.

Talk About Income Inequality: De Blasio Is No Bloomberg, Tax Returns Confirm

Tue, 04/15/2014 - 20:49
Newly released documents revealed the stark contrast between Mayor Bill de Blasio and his billionaire predecessor, Michael R. Bloomberg, as well as Gov. Andrew M. Cuomo.