UNITED STATES

Facebook extends lead as news gateway: study
Facebook extends lead as news gateway: study

WASHINGTON: Facebook has become an important news source for close to half of American adults, a study showed on Thursday amid increased scrutiny over the social network's gateway role.

1 day ago

UNITED STATES

Ephemeral messaging app Snapchat snaps up new funding
Ephemeral messaging app Snapchat snaps up new funding

WASHINGTON: Snapchat, the fast-growing application known for its disappearing messages, disclosed Thursday it has raised more than $1.8bn in new funding.

27 May 2016

UNITED STATES

Tribune Publishing rejects boosted Gannett bid
Tribune Publishing rejects boosted Gannett bid

WASHINGTON: Los Angeles Times owner Tribune Publishing on Monday rejected a sweetened takeover offer from newspaper rival Gannett but left the door open to discussions on a potential tie-up.

24 May 2016