‘The Interview’ Streaming Plans Include YouTube, Google Play And Sony’s Own Services.
New Relic IPO.
Sony Pictures Entertainment has been targeted by computer hackers in an attack which reports say forced it shut down its systems on Monday.
Alibaba IPO. The stock opened at $92 and ended its first day of trading at $93.89.
Twitter Announces Its First Commerce Product — A “Buy” Button On Mobile
Apple Denies Any Breach Of Its Systems In Celebrity Photo Leak
Acollection of almost 500 private pictures of various celebrities, mostly women, and with many containing nudity, were posted on on websites and social networks. The images were believed to have been obtained via a breach of Apple's iCloud.
Twitch acquired by Amazon for $970M in cash.
Uber announced Uber API.
Mark Zuckerberg ALS Ice Bucket Challenge. He invited Bill Gates.
Lyft announced Lyft Line -- Split Fares For Shared Rides.
Uber announced uberpool -- split the cost with another person who just happens to be requesting a ride along a similar route.
Yo launched. The app's only function was to send the user's friends the word "yo" as a text and audio notification.
Whatsapp acquired by Facebook for $19B.
Yahoo acquired Tumblr for $1.1 B.
Dropbox has 100 million users.
Former Google executive Marissa Mayer was named as Yahoo! CEO and President, effective July 17.
Facebook acquired Instagram for approximately $1 billion in cash and stock.
Microsoft bought Skype for $8.5B
Page replaced Schmidt as the CEO of Google.
Sun was acquired by Oracle Corporation for US$7.4 billion.
Microsoft and Yahoo! announced a deal in which Bing would power Yahoo! Search.