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News on Oregon tech companies from The Oregonian's Mike Rogoway

Microsoft is calling for a digital Geneva Convention to outline protections for civilians and companies from government-sponsored cyberattacks.

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Six people were hospitalized Tuesday morning as a precaution after concerns of exposure to a toxic gas at a laboratory in Tualatin, fire officials said. Tualatin Valley Fire and Rescue crews responded before 4 a.m. to a Lam Research building at 11355 S.W. Leveton Drive to reports of a hazardous material call, spokeswoman Ki

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WeWork expects to house 675 users in its new 30,000-square-foot space. Mall managers say they'll bring new energy to Pioneer Place as it, like many shopping centers, works to reinvent itself.

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The company says it now will prevent people who have been banned for abusive behavior from creating new accounts.

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The chipmaker's executive ranks have been in a state of flux since the middle of 2015.

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The company says visas sponsored by companies or academic institutions should bypass the ban because they have already gone through a rigorous vetting process.

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Snap Inc., which reported nearly $405 million in revenue last year, says 158 million people use the disappearing-messages service daily.

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The revolving loan fund hopes to raise $500,000 and make its first loan this year.

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Oregon's economic development agency should do more to evaluate incentives and be more transparent, auditors found.

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Cause of the fire was not known Saturday afternoon; WaferTech safety and hazardous materials technicians were on scene to direct and assist emergency responders

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The massive breach Yahoo disclosed Wednesday exposed more than a billion user accounts, the largest such attack in history.

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The Sunnyvale, California, company was also home to what's now most likely the second largest hack in history, one that exposed 500 million Yahoo accounts.

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The cable company's taxes have become a flash point in state politics.

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Samsung Electronics' $8 billion acquisition of the U.S. auto electronics firm is its biggest acquisition by far and positions it develop autonomous vehicles.

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A Pew study found that 20 percent of Facebook users have "modified their stance on a social or political issue because of material they saw on social media."

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The company detected evidence at least 18 months before launching an investigation that revealed personal information had been stolen from about 500 million user accounts.

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Portland won't have to turn over records it collected in its role as regulator of Uber and Lyft after a judge determined the data are trade secrets.

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Brocade shareholders will receive $12.75 per share, a 13 percent premium to the Tuesday closing prices of the computer networking company.

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Joyner-Kersee, named the nation's top female athlete of the 20th century by Sports Illustrated for her many years of world-leading performances in the heptathlon and the long jump, talked up the importance of Internet access for struggling Portland families

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With other potential acquirers such as Google and Disney bowing out, it is unclear whether the social network is still looking for a buyer.

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In an email to backers, Ryan Grepper was confident the investigation would find no wrongdoing.

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Uber and Lyft successfully delayed the release of records on the two companies' business in Portland sought by The Oregonian/OregonLive.

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Most violations have to do with paperwork, but other issues raise questions about the driver history checks employed by Uber and Lyft to weed out bad drivers.

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Starting this week, Uber is pricing rides in Portland less like a taxi company and more like an airline.

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"I want to help people connect," says Ladan Radafshar. "I love helping people find love."

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But you'll still have to wait for Amazon package delivery.

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NoAppFee.com screens potential renters against every vacancy in a market, eliminating the need for multiple, costly applications.

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Property taxes, at 26 percent of total revenues, are the regional government's second largest funding source.

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Feeling empowered by your iPhone? Here's what's allowed when it comes to recording police in Oregon.

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Two national bloggers who cover Apple told The Oregonian it’s plausible the whole incident stemmed from a typo or random keystroke, but there’s no way to know for sure.

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