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Ex-Goldman programmer faces second U.S. trial on code theft charges

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NEW YORK - A former Goldman Sachs Group Inc computer programmer charged with stealing code from the investment bank is scheduled to go on trial on Wednesday, the second time in five years he will be in front of a jury for essentially the same accusations.

6:10am BST

Tue, Mar 31 2015

Amazon launches button for instant product ordering

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- Online retailer Amazon.com Inc has launched a hardware that allows its Prime members to order a product by pushing a button.

31 Mar 2015

Exclusive - GoDaddy IPO values company at $4.5 billion

- Web hosting company GoDaddy Inc has priced its initial public offering at $20 per share, above its previously indicated $17 to $19 per share range, valuing it at around $4.5 billion (£3 billion), including debt, according to underwriting sources.

Business, Tech 12:51am BST

Honda to test self-driving prototypes at former U.S. naval base

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DETROIT - Honda Motor Co has joined Daimler AG's Mercedes-Benz in testing self-driving vehicles and technologies on private roads at a former U.S. naval facility outside San Francisco, the Japanese automaker said Tuesday.

Business, Tech, Japan 31 Mar 2015

EU regulators resume Orange, Jazztel deal probe, to decide by June 1

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BRUSSELS - European Union antitrust regulators have resumed their scrutiny of French telecoms operator Orange's offer for Spanish peer Jazztel, with a decision whether to clear the 3.4-billion-euro (2.5 billion pounds) deal expected by June 1.

31 Mar 2015

Yoox agrees to buy Richemont's Net-a-Porter in all-share deal

PARIS/MILAN - Italian online fashion retailer Yoox has agreed to buy Net-a-Porter, its upmarket rival, in an all-share deal that creates an industry leader in the booming online luxury market, with combined sales of 1.3 billion euros (1 billion pounds).

31 Mar 2015

India's HCL Tech falls; says strong dollar to hurt January-March revenue

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MUMBAI - Shares in India's HCL Technologies fell more than 4.1 percent on Wednesday, heading towards its steepest daily fall since October 2014, after the company said a stronger dollar would hurt its January-March revenue by 280 basis points.

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Etsy IPO expected to be priced at $14-$16/share

- Etsy Inc, which operates a website that sells handmade goods and craft supplies, said its initial public offering was expected to be priced at $14-$16 per share.

31 Mar 2015

Online star Michelle Phan's new network launches in US, UK

- YouTube pioneer Michelle Phan, who built a business empire around her popular makeup tutorials, on Tuesday debuted a global online network devoted to beauty, fashion and lifestyle that features original series by her and other creators.

31 Mar 2015

Paris court delays decision on Uber's unlicensed taxi service

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PARIS - The Paris appeals court has delayed a decision on whether to ban Uber's unlicensed UberPOP service while it awaits the result of the U.S. company's constitutional challenge of a new French law on taxis and chauffeured cars.

31 Mar 2015