Actor Cosby speaks at the National Action Network's 20th annual Keepers of the Dream Awards gala in New York

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In Second Opinion, Yahoo is now the default search engine for Mozilla’s Firefox browser, Amazon’s Fire Stick is shipping now for $39 and President Obama to act unilaterally on his new immigration plan. Plus, does Uber need some adult supervision?


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In Second Opinion, we have how to deal with an intern who tries to blackmail you, Uber’s gross revenue is expected to hit a run rate of about $10 billion, why Jeff Bezos should split Amazon in two and the world is running out of chocolate.

CNES president Le Gall, French President Hollande and astrophysicist Rocard inspect a scale model of Rosetta lander Philae as they visit the Cite des Sciences at La Villette in Paris

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In Second Opinion, Handy faces a class action lawsuit, Goldman picks 78 employees to become partners, Will Farrell’s Funny or Die hires Moelis & Co. to seek a buyer, and most Americans think they have lost control over their personal information.


peHUB First Read

First Read starts your hump day with news about watchdogs fining big banks $3.3 bln in foreign exchange probe, Yahoo buying BrightRoll for $640 mln and Google is leasing a NASA airbase for robots, planes and space exploration.


peHUB First Read

Find out the latest midweek news as First Read has Johnson & Johnson to test an ebola vaccine in January, Toys R Us pulls “Breaking Bad” dolls and legendary Washington Post editor Ben Bradlee dies.


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In Second Opinion, Bloomberg snags Business Insider’s Joseph Weisenthal, Yahoo Q3 results beat expectations, Staples may have been hacked and Microsoft CEO Satya Nadella’s compensation is valued at more than $84 million.

Yahoo set to outline cost-cutting efforts: WSJ

Yahoo Inc is expected on Tuesday to outline cost-cutting efforts and give details of how it is evaluating possible acquisitions as it faces pressure from an activist investor, the Wall Street Journal reported, citing a person who was briefed on the plan.

A portrait of the Snapchat logo in Ventura

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In Second Opinion, Yahoo is close to investing in Snapchat, Sunday is the third anniversary of Steve Jobs’ death and 29% of Microsoft’s global workforce is comprised of women.


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In Second Opinion, business is the most popular major in college but leads to the least fulfilling jobs, America’s highest paid developers live in what state, JPMorgan denies that it was hacked for second time and Moody’s may downgrade the N.Y. Met Opera Association.

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In Second Opinion, polar bears find a new source of food, EMC and HP held on and off merger talks for nearly a year and expect the Oculus Rift virtual reality headset to go on sale in 2015.

Corporate Affairs Manager Samantha Bartholomew poses in her living room in London

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In Second Opinion, the U.S. poverty rate declines for the first time since 2006, how to download IOS 8 w/out deleting any of your data and tomorrow Scottish citizens will vote on whether to become independent.


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To end the week, First Read finds out why Tesla is building a giant battery factory when no one is buying, Venezuela could be headed for default and the U.S. threatened to fine Yahoo $250K a day if it didn’t comply with NSA data requests.


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In Second Opinion, Yahoo acquires Zofari, Apple releases its diversity stats and a study of venture outcomes reveals that nearly 65% of financings fail to return 1x capital. And, the new danger to smoking e-cigarettes.


Yahoo agrees to buy VC-backed Flurry

Yahoo has agreed to acquire Flurry. No financial terms were disclosed. Flurry is a mobile analytics and ad platform. Its backers included First Round Capital, Menlo Ventures, Draper Richards, DFJ, InterWest Partners, Crosslink Capital, Menlo Ventures, Union Square Ventures and Borealis Ventures.

NBA basketball player Anthony poses at Nickelodeon's Kids' Choice Sports 2014 award show in Los Angeles

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In Second Opinion, Facebook’s buy of Oculus VR closed, the latest startup thriller, Yahoo is buying Flurry and Netflix ends Q2 with 50.05 mln subscribers. Plus, what is CNN worth?

News Corp Chairman and CEO Rupert Murdoch listens to a question at the "The Economics and Politics of Immigration" Forum in Boston

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In Second Opinion, Rupert Murdoch’s 21st Century Fox’s $80 bln bid for Time Warner is rejected, Murdoch really wants HBO pretty bad, Amazon is testing “Kindle Unlimited” and smoking pot can occasionally make you paranoid.

Jay Carney gives his final briefing at the White House in Washington

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In Second Opinion, Microsoft may announce its biggest round of job cuts in 5 years this week, Yahoo Q2 earnings come in low, KKR is getting a $400 mln dividend from Capsugel and Twitter gets hit with an age discrimination suit.

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