Shares of Chinese tech companies rebounded after record losses. Shares in Alibaba and Tencent were among the best performers as investors saw a bargain despite overhanging geopolitical and regulatory issues. The Hang Seng Tech Index rose steeply, after it had fallen about 22% last week, according to Bloomberg. Tencent rose 23% and Alibaba increased more than 27% among the highest gainers...
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Brian Brushwood’s online career illustrates how regularly social apps go up in smoke. The magician, who spent 15 years touring college campuses, started to post video clips of his life on the road online in 2006. He amassed more than one million followers on six-second video app Vine and one million followers on Google+. Then, both shut down. “I am king of the failed platforms,” Brushwood,...
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