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Alibaba Investors Backpedal as China Slowdown Saps Sales Growth

The rush that drove Alibaba Group Holding Ltd. to a record U.S. initial public offering has turned into a retreat a year later as the Chinese online retailer is beset by the slowest economic growth in 25 years and a domestic stock selloff that has shaken global investor confidence.

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Naspers CEO Defies China Slump to Leapfrog Netflix in Africa

Bob van Dijk’s $55 billion media company gets almost all of its value from a single Chinese investment, yet he’s more concerned about attracting Africans to Naspers Ltd.’s new video-on-demand service than about China’s economic slowdown.

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225,000 IPhones Breached by Hackers

Today’s "BWest Byte" is 225,000, for how many Apple iPhone accounts have been breached by hackers, according to Palo Alto Networks. Bloomberg's Emily Chang reports on "Bloomberg West." (Source: Bloomberg)

Why Did YouTube Enter the Video Game Streaming Business?

Ryan Wyatt, global head of gaming content at YouTube, explains why YouTube entered the video game business. He speaks with Bloomberg's Emily Chang on "Bloomberg West." TECHnalysis Research President Bob O'Donnell also comments. (Source: Bloomberg)

What the Stock Selloff Means for Tech Startups

Mattermark CEO Danielle Morrill discusses what the recent market volatility means for tech startups and comments on the class action suit against Uber. She speaks with Bloomberg's Emily Chang on "Bloomberg West." (Source: Bloomberg)

Apple May Be Eyeing Original Programming for TV

Entertainment executives in Hollywood have held talks with Apple about producing exclusive shows for Apple TV, according to a person with knowledge of the matter. Bloomberg's Cory Johnson reports on "Bloomberg Markets." (Source: Bloomberg)

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Naspers CEO Defies China Slump to Leapfrog Netflix in Africa

Bob van Dijk’s $55 billion media company gets almost all of its value from a single Chinese investment, yet he’s more concerned about attracting Africans to Naspers Ltd.’s new video-on-demand service than about China’s economic slowdown.