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Benchmark, a venerable Silicon Valley start-up investor, is caught in a bitter public brawl with Uber's co-founder, Travis Kalanick. It's an unusual position for the firm. China's Alibaba and Tencent have rocketed this year to become global investor darlings, inching up on Facebook and Amazon, as their sway in China grows. Like many in the housing-starved San Francisco region, Sheila James has moved far inland, gaining affordable space at the price of a brutal commute. Aledade, a tech start-up, is working to reduce health care costs while improving care. The results are on view at two medical practices in southeast Kansas. Recent versions of the Android and iOS mobile operating systems let you make your own PDF files from emails, web pages and more. Although the damage appeared limited to a few taunting posts, it came after a string of deeper, but apparently unrelated, breaches. Getting YouTubers or Twitch streamers to share their thoughts on a new game can have a powerful effect on its success. The Times's Your Money columnist on his favorite finance apps, the gadgets he would love to dream into existence and his Spotify singalong sessions. Tencent and Alibaba are among private companies that will take stakes in China Unicom, as part of an effort to overhaul bloated state-run companies. The alliance, which also includes Intel and Mobileye, could help Fiat Chrysler catch up in new technologies and fend off competitors from Silicon Valley.