Independent news sites swim with sharks

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Recode deal shows how big groups are set to swallow minnows

Google and GoPro in virtual reality deal

Tech groups team up to cut cost of technology

Finance must call time on foul play

Money talks — and without tipsters, regulators have little hope of knowing what is going on

Retailers turn on in-store beacons

Bricks and mortar companies in effort to better target consumers

US arrests man who owns Brazil football

José Hawilla to return $151m after pleading guilty in Fifa case

Adblocking group secures fresh legal win

German ruling raises pressure on online advertising

Drahi says Altice was not ready to buy TWC

Cable group determined to expand but not at any cost

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Bank staff: the unsung poets

TS Eliot is surely not the last word on the bankers with genius

Sonos Play 1 for Business Life

Sonos chief rings alarm on preferred stock

Tech veteran warns against hurting early investors

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Vox Media buys Recode in all-stock deal

Silicon Valley veterans Kara Swisher and Walt Mossberg to stay on

Sky unveils Europe-wide arts push

Pay-TV broadcaster to invest €18m in Milan hub to rival Netflix

LVMH in talks to buy Le Parisien

Arnault’s luxury group in drive to build up media assets

Regulators to test Charter-TWC deal

Analysts say acquisition may face fewer hurdles than Comcast bid

Charter’s TWC bid is classic Malone

‘Cable cowboy’ pulls off a deal that even his rivals are applauding

Regulators await Charter’s $90bn plan

Malone company aims to create second-biggest US cable group

Publishers win case against ebook pirates

Court ruling finds for UK book houses trying to block sites

Yelp: order up a deal

The review website should be part of a bigger business

TWC battle highlights industry upheaval

Aftershocks expected with Altice the potential loser as Malone’s Charter closes in

Charter nears deal for Time Warner Cable

Malone close to winning contest with Altice in US cable battle

Charter nears deal to buy Time Warner Cable

$55bn transaction would mark Malone’s latest conquest

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