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How Much Data Does the Average Smartphone User Use?

Today’s "BWest Byte" is 14 gigabytes, for the amount of mobile data the average North American smartphone user is expected to use every month by 2020, according to the Ericsson Mobility Report. Bloomberg's Emily Chang reports on "Bloomberg West." (Source: Bloomberg)

Om Malik: Google Should Buy Twitter

Om Malik, a partner at True Ventures, and Bloomberg's Joshua Topolsky preview Twitter's annual shareholder meeting. They speak with Bloomberg's Emily Chang on "Bloomberg West." (Source: Bloomberg)

The U.S. Economy Is in 'Steady, Grind Mode': Purves

Weeden & Co.'s Michael Purves and Bloomberg Intelligence's Carl Riccadonna discuss the current pace of U.S. economic growth with Bloomberg's Joe Weisenthal and Alix Steel on "Bloomberg Markets." (Source: Bloomberg)

U.S. Stocks Rise as Investors Welcome Wendy's Buyback

U.S. stocks advanced, after falling for the third time in four sessions, as banks and insurers rose with Treasury yields and investors speculated Greece will reach a deal with its creditors. Bloomberg's Joe Weisenthal reports on "Bloomberg Markets." (Source: Bloomberg)

Bill Gross's Next Short: Chinese Stocks...But Not Yet

Bill Gross, who in April said a bet against German bunds is the “short of a lifetime,” said the next new opportunity is wagering against Chinese stocks. Bloomberg's Mary Childs and Mike Regan have more on "Bloomberg Markets." (Source: Bloomberg)

Luxury

Meet the New Bloomberg Pursuits Magazine

Bloomberg’s Emma Rosenblum discusses the redesigned Bloomberg Pursuits magazine, showcasing the best in luxury travel, fashion, design, and more. She speaks on “Bloomberg Markets.” (Source: Bloomberg)

Who's Going to Buy Audemars Piguet's $203K Watch?

Audemars Piguet North America CEO Xavier Nolot discusses the company's $230,000 watch and the luxury watch market. Bloomberg's Stephen Pulvirent also speaks on “Bloomberg Markets.” (Source: Bloomberg)

Driving Profits From Classic Style

Classic Car Club of Hong Kong Chairman Arthur Lai discusses investing in classic cars as an alternative investment strategy. He speaks to Bloomberg’s Rishaad Salamat on “Trending Business.” (Source: Bloomberg)

The $195M Home: Selling America's Most-Expensive Listing

One of the biggest homes in U.S. history is rising on a Los Angeles hilltop, and the developer hopes to sell it for a record $500 million. Bloomberg's Ramy Inocencio takes a look at the mega mansions and what goes into selling them. (Source: Bloomberg)

Rare Birkin Handbag Sells for Record $223K

A designer handbag made auction history last night when it sold for a record $223K at Christie’s in Hong Kong. Bloomberg’s Yvonne Man reports on “First Up.” (Source: Bloomberg)

Bloomberg Surveillance

Will Draghi's QE Cure Europe?

Bloomberg’s Tom Keene, Brendan Greeley and Vonnie Quinn look at the Twitter question of the day. Charles Schwab Chief Investment Strategist Liz Ann Sonders also speaks “Bloomberg Surveillance.” (Source: Bloomberg)

ECB Leaves Benchmark Rate Unchanged

The European Central Bank kept interest rates on hold at record lows as data signaled that the risk of deflation in the euro area is waning. (Source: Bloomberg)

Bloomberg West

How Much Data Does the Average Smartphone User Use?

Today’s "BWest Byte" is 14 gigabytes, for the amount of mobile data the average North American smartphone user is expected to use every month by 2020, according to the Ericsson Mobility Report. Bloomberg's Emily Chang reports on "Bloomberg West." (Source: Bloomberg)

Om Malik: Google Should Buy Twitter

Om Malik, a partner at True Ventures, and Bloomberg's Joshua Topolsky preview Twitter's annual shareholder meeting. They speak with Bloomberg's Emily Chang on "Bloomberg West." (Source: Bloomberg)

Billionaires

Meet Amancio Ortega, the World's Second-Richest Person

Amancio Ortega, the Spanish magnate who pioneered fast-fashion retail, passed investor Warren Buffett to become the world’s second-richest person. Bloomberg's Robert Lafranco has more on "Bloomberg Markets." (Source: Bloomberg)

Gina Rinehart Loses Control of $3.8B Family Trust

Asia’s wealthiest woman, Gina Rinehart, has lost a four-year court battle over control of her family trust which is worth about $4B. Bloomberg’s Dan Petrie reports on “Trending Business.” (Source: Bloomberg)

Billionaires' Deal Club Still Lacks Dish's Ergen

Charlie Ergen is once again on the outside of consolidation as another telecom mogul strikes a deal. The billionaire’s satellite-TV provider Dish Network is still flying solo after more than $700 billion in industry deals by rivals in the last three years. Bloomberg's Brooke Sutherland has more on "Bloomberg Markets." (Source: Bloomberg)

The Billionaire Behind Charter's Bid for Time Warner

Charter Communications recently announced it will buy Time Warner Cable for $55 billion. The merger will create the second-largest cable company in the U.S., with 17 million subscribers compared with Comcast’s 22 million. The big winner in this deal: John Malone, controlling shareholder of Charter and the most important media mogul you’ve never heard of. Bloomberg Businessweek’s Sam Grobart reports. (Source: Bloomberg)

Goldin Chairman Made, and Lost, Billions

The Chinese tycoon who lost billions when his companies plunged in Hong Kong says he simply doesn’t care. Goldin Chairman Pan Sutong has seen shares soar and plunge over the last six months. Bloomberg’s Frederik Balfour reports on “Trending Business.” (Source: Bloomberg)

With All Due Respect

With All Due Respect (06/03/15)

Mark Halperin and John Heilemann are joined by former Mayor Vincent Cianci of Providence on “With All Due Respect” on Bloomberg Television.