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Tesla's Musk paid $70,000 in 2013
According to a Tesla filing with regulators Thursday, Musk made a base salary of $33,280 in 2013. Under a compensation package approved in 2012, Musk was awarded options to buy nearly 5.3 million shares of Tesla stock at $31.17 each. Tesla said in...
Apr 25, 2014 | 2:25 AM
Internet governance debated in Brazil
During the two days of the Global Multistakeholder Meeting on the Future of Internet Governance, or NETmundial, government officials, academics and technical experts from some 90 countries met in Sao Paulo to debate how the Internet should be run....
Apr 25, 2014 | 2:25 AM
Google, Apple settle high-tech workers' lawsuit
SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Google, Apple, Intel and Adobe Systems have settled a class-action lawsuit alleging they conspired to prevent their engineers and other highly sought technology workers from getting better job offers from one another. The...
Apr 25, 2014 | 2:25 AM
Study: US manufacturers gaining competitiveness
[...] says a new private study, which found that rising wages and higher energy costs have diminished China's long-standing edge over the United States. The Boston Consulting Group is issuing a report Friday on its study of manufacturing costs in...
Apr 25, 2014 | 2:25 AM
Cover Oregon board to decide exchange's future
(AP) — Oregon is set to make a final decision on whether to become the first state in the nation to drop its problem-plagued online health exchange and link up with the federal website. In March, the federal Government Accountability Office...
Apr 25, 2014 | 2:25 AM
China set to punish web giant Sina for pornography
Citing a statement from the National Office Against Pornographic and Illegal Publications, the official Xinhua News Agency said authorities had found 20 articles and four videos containing pornographic and lewd content following public tip-offs. "...
Apr 25, 2014 | 2:25 AM
US proposes pay-for-priority Internet standards
The proposed rules come after a federal appeals court struck down previous "net neutrality" rules designed to prevent Internet access providers such as Comcast from discriminating against certain traffic flowing to their customers. [...] FCC...
Apr 25, 2014 | 2:25 AM
United loses money; other airlines post 1Q profits
DALLAS (AP) — Even with the turbulence of severe winter storms and stubbornly high fuel prices, many of the major airlines are cruising and their stock prices are soaring. Mergers have reduced competition and made it easier for the airlines to...
Apr 25, 2014 | 2:25 AM
Business Highlights
Some public health experts say a measured approach is the right one. LOS ANGELES (AP) — The nation's top telecoms regulator is proposing to allow a pay-for-priority fast lane on the Internet for movies, music and other services to get to people's...
Apr 25, 2014 | 2:25 AM
Oregon moves to dump health exchange website
(AP) — Oregon, once expected to be a national leader in the federal health care overhaul, on Thursday moved to become the first state to dump its troubled online health exchange and use the federal marketplace instead. Most of that money went...
Apr 25, 2014 | 2:25 AM