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March 24

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From its launch 12 years ago, Local Tech Wire as it was known then has offered a daily email blast. Adding a news feed on Twitter brought on more readers. We've recently added a PM email blast, too. With Facebook, readers have a new channel to follow our news.

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March 20

Premium Lock Alibaba investment gives Tango a reason to dance

Tango Tango is joining the conga line of mobile messaging services that have turned into hot commodities as more people use them to communicate and share photos, music and other content.

March 20

Premium Lock Driven by Facebook and Google, eMarketer sees 2014 mobile ad spending at $31.5B

Going Mobile? Global mobile ad spending increased 105 percent last year to hit $17.96 billion, according to new eMarketer estimates. Spending on mobile ads worldwide will rise another 75.1 percent in 2014, thanks largely to Facebook and Google.

Updated March 20

Premium Lock Hey Triangle, are you getting #FIBEREDUP?

How bad do you want Google Fiber in the Triangle? Maybe there's a way for you to show your excitement.

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March 17

Premium Lock Check out WRALTechWire at our Facebook page

From its launch 12 years ago, Local Tech Wire as it was known then has offered a daily email blast. Adding a news feed on Twitter brought on more readers. We've recently added a PM email blast, too. With Facebook, readers have a new channel to follow our news.

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March 14

Premium Lock Zuckerberg calls, voices frustration with Obama over NSA

Mark Zuckerberg Posting on his Facebook page Thursday, Facebook's Mark Zuckerberg wrote that he's been "confused and frustrated by the repeated reports of the behavior of the U.S. government. When our engineers work tirelessly to improve security, we imagine we're protecting you against criminals, not our own government."

Updated March 10

Premium Lock Wikileaks founder warns more secrets to be disclosed

Addressing the South by Southwest Interactive from London through Skype, Julian Assange says he has more secrets to share with the world. He also cites NSA leaks from Edward Snowden show a "military occupation" of the Internet.

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March 10

Premium Lock Keep up with WRALTechWire at our Facebook page

From its launch 12 years ago, Local Tech Wire as it was known then has offered a daily email blast. Adding a news feed on Twitter brought on more readers. We've recently added a PM email blast, too. With Facebook, readers have a new channel to follow our news.

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March 5

Premium Lock Bitcoin bank robbed; Facebook eyes drone firm; Roku vs. Google; Dish eyes streaming

Bulldog In today's Bulldog technology roundup blog: A Bitcoin bank closes after being robbed; Facebook may buy a drone company; Roku steps up video-streaming fight with Google; and Dish takes the lead in offering Internet streaming.

Updated March 5

Premium Lock Two Durham startups land spots in Google Entrepreneurs 'Demo Day'

Automated Insights and Windsor Circle prevail in a 50-team Triangle shootout to win the right to present to potential investors at a Google for Entrepreneurs event in Silicon Valley on April 2.

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Updated March 4

Premium Lock Lenovo rips Ellen's Oscar selfie with a critical tweet, 'pic'

Oscar host Ellen DeGeneres posed a "selfie," and the star-studded photo immediately crashed Twitter. But who didn't make the photo taken with a Samsung smartphone? Lenovo tweets its own response noting that its camera would have captured more iconic star faces. So tweet, that, Samsung!

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Updated March 3

Premium Lock 'Persistence is everything:' What drives Bronto CEO Joe Colopy

How do you succeed as an entrepreneur? "Persistence is everything," says Joe Colopy of Bronto Software. As part of WRALTechWire's Insider Interview series, we are asking Triangle entrepreneurs about who they are, what they do, and what advice they can offer to those thinking about or have already launched their own businesses. Our Insider members can access the full story plus a video interview about Bronto's first footsteps.

March 3

Premium Lock Check us out at Facebook: We hope you like us

From its launch 12 years ago, Local Tech Wire as it was known then has offered a daily email blast. Adding a news feed on Twitter brought on more readers. We've recently added a PM email blast, too. With Facebook, readers have a new channel to follow our news.

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February 24

Premium Lock WRALTechWire is on Facebook: We hope you like us

From its launch 12 years ago, Local Tech Wire as it was known then has offered a daily email blast. Adding a news feed on Twitter brought on more readers. We've recently added a PM email blast, too. With Facebook, readers have a new channel to follow our news.

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Updated February 20

Premium Lock Facebook to buy messaging startup WhatsApp for up to $19B

The deal also includes $3 billion more in restricted stock for WhatsApp's founders and staff that will vest over four years, Menlo Park, California-based Facebook said. More than 450 million people use WhatsApp, with 1 million new registered users being added daily, Facebook said.

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Updated February 20

Premium Lock Analysts: Facebook takes out a threat in buying WhatsApp - but cost is 'staggering'

The social media world and Wall Street are all abuzz about Facebook's whopping $19 billion cash-and-stock deal for rapidly growing WhatsApp. Analysts are all over the map on the deal. What does this mean for Facebook and for social media?

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February 17

Premium Lock Check us out: WRALTechWire is on Facebook: We hope you like us

From its launch 12 years ago, Local Tech Wire as it was known then has offered a daily email blast. Adding a news feed on Twitter brought on more readers. We've recently added a PM email blast, too. With Facebook, readers have a new channel to follow our news.

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Updated February 12

Premium Lock Hot social media software startup Expion charts expansion course with new chair, funding

Social media software firm Expion's business has grown through clients such as Coca-Cola, Mattel and ClearChannel. And the Raleigh firm formed by a former IBMer has aggressive plans for new growth. Read what new chairman Bryan Weiner and a new investment brings to the company. WRALTechWire Insiders get the details in this exclusive story.

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Updated February 12

Premium Lock Social media firm Expion adds chairman, who also leads '7-figure' investment; company will up headcount 'over 50%'

Bryan Wiener, a veteran entrepreneur and tech executive, is joining Raleigh-based Expion as the company's chairman. He also is the lead investor in a new round of capital for the firm, which claims IBM, Mattel, Coca-Cola and Clear Channel as clients. The company says it will be hiring as a result of the funding.

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February 11

Premium Lock Technology companies join protest against U.S. spying programs

NSA leaker Edward Snowden         Top executives from Google, Microsoft, Yahoo, Facebook, AOL, LinkedIn and Twitter published a joint statement and sent a letter Tuesday to President Barack Obama and members of Congress. The coalition of tech firms, known as Reform Government Surveillance, urged changes that would include a government agreement not to collect bulk data from Internet communications.

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