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Facebook CEO turns 28, IPO could be $100B gift

NEW YORK — He famously wears a hoodie, jeans and sneakers, and he was born the year Apple introduced the Macintosh. But Mark Zuckerberg is no boy-CEO. Facebook’s chief executive turned 28 on Monday, setting in motion the social network’s ...

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Reports: Facebook leaning toward Nasdaq

NEW YORK — Facebook will list its shares with Nasdaq, according to media reports. That would be a big win for the Nasdaq, which competes fiercely with NYSE Euronext Inc., especially for an initial public offering as large as Facebook’s, ...

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Big IPO for Baltimore tech firm Millennial Media

NEW YORK— Shares of Millennial Media nearly doubled in the mobile advertising company’s market debut Thursday, as the IPO market heats up this spring. Millennial’s quick ascent follows pasta maker Annie Inc.’s splash Wednesday. Shares jumped 89 percent in Annie’s ...

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Facebook unveils new ad offerings to lure brands

NEW YORK — Facebook is unveiling new advertising offerings designed to help the world’s biggest brands spread their message on the world’s largest online social network. Facebook executives are outlining a vision to move from advertisements to stories. This means ...

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Report: Facebook IPO filing could come next week

LOS ANGELES — Facebook could file regulatory papers as early as Wednesday for its highly anticipated initial public offering of stock, according to a newspaper report. Facebook’s expected launch as a publicly traded company is the most hotly anticipated tech ...

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Top 5: ‘It was just so blatantly unfair to do what they did’

An IPO splash by a Baltimore tech company and a look at the upcoming General Assembly legislative session are among the most-read business stories of the week. But news of the potential seizure of vehicles from a Baltimore city agency ...

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Baltimore-based Millennial Media files for $75M IPO

Mobile phone ad firm Millennial Media Inc. filed for an initial public offering on Thursday, valuing the Baltimore-based company’s stock at $75 million. Millennial did not indicate which stock exchange it planned to be listed on and did not give ...

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