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Gallery: Tech’s turbulent history of shake-ups

Tech’s turbulent history of shake-ups

NEW YORK — Ups and downs are nothing new to the fast-moving technology industry. And as soon as a company hits turbulence, calls for a management shake-up almost always follow.

Social media: Destroyer or creator?

Social media: Destroyer or creator?

NEW YORK — Over the last few years we’ve been treated to a number of “Facebook revolutions”, from the Arab Spring to Occupy Wall Street to the squares of Istanbul, Kiev and Hong...

Zuckerberg spot on as WhatsApp reaches 1b users

SAN FRANCISCO — When Facebook’s Mark Zuckerberg agreed to pay a staggering US$19 billion (S$27 billion) for WhatsApp in February 2014, his justification was simple: The...