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Twitter likely to name Dorsey permanent CEO: Re/code

Twitter likely to name Dorsey permanent CEO: Re/code

SAN FRANCISCO Twitter Inc (TWTR.N) co-founder and interim Chief Executive Jack Dorsey is expected to be named permanent CEO as early as Thursday, while keeping his job as the head of online payment service Square, technology news website Re/code reported, citing sources. The report was largely welcomed by investors, and Twitter’s stock rose briefly by [...]

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Berlin candy store offers 3D printed sweet treats

Berlin candy store offers 3D printed sweet treats

A German candy maker is hoping to tempt the taste-buds of Berliners with customized fruit gum sweets made with a 3D printer. German company Katjes (pron. CUT-yes) say they have developed a way to produce food from a 3D printer. A Katjes store in Berlin’s trendy Mitte district showcases the Magic Candy Factory where sweet-lovers [...]

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Chipmaker Synaptics rejects Chinese firm’s offer: Bloomberg

Chipmaker Synaptics rejects Chinese firm’s offer: Bloomberg

Touchscreen chip maker Synaptics Inc rejected an offer from a Chinese investment group valuing the company at nearly $4 billion, Bloomberg reported on Wednesday. The Chinese state-backed group bid $110 per share for Synaptics, Bloomberg reported, citing people familiar with the matter. The offer price is a near 70 percent premium to Synaptics’ Tuesday close. [...]

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