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With Facebook and some of its top apps trying to tap into popular features pioneered by Snapchat, WhatsApp unveiled a version of its Status feature that focuses on sharing images. The employee, who left Uber in December, wrote on her blog that she had been harassed by her supervisor and that her complaints were ignored. Online stars, called influencers, can connect businesses to coveted audiences, but they can also bring companies closer to topics they'd rather not broach. Senator John Thune of South Dakota, who leads the commerce committee that oversees tech and telecommunications, explains efforts to roll back Obama-era actions. Microsoft's Edge browser was designed for Windows 10, but a different program can be chosen. Le Bouche à Oreille, a modest restaurant in central France, got an accolade intended for a high-end restaurant of the same name. The Void, a Utah-based start-up, bets that by making V.R. both social and spontaneous, it can draw throngs and make a mint. Some big names are taking notice. The industry is embracing technology, and finding new ways to pare the labor force. But as jobs go away, what of presidential promises to bring them back' The outspoken owner of the Dallas Mavericks followed an out-there path toward wealth ' and then took moves to protect it. A look at 10 billionaires' money reveals one thing the superrich have in common: a large amount of cash and liquid securities.