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Lulu Yilun Chen / Bloomberg:
Alibaba to invest another $1B in e-commerce site Lazada, raising its stake from 51% to 83%, in a bid to extend its presence in the Southeast Asian market   —  The Chinese company is taking its stake to 83% from 51%  —  Deal extends its presence in a nascent Southeast Asia market
Jun 28, 2017, 11:55 AMIn context
Emily Chang / Bloomberg:
Source: Binary Capital is shutting down its most recent fund, which had raised about $175M, in wake of Justin Caldbeck situation   —  Binary Capital LLC, the venture firm whose co-founder Justin Caldbeck departed last week after admitting to misconduct with female entrepreneurs …
Jun 27, 2017, 9:20 PMIn context
Bloomberg:
In a setback for Netflix, China's iQiyi streaming service takes down sitcom BoJack Horseman just 2 days after debut, the first show licensed after April's deal   —  IQiyi had debuted Netflix original ‘BoJack Horseman’ in China  —  Netflix, iQiyi reached landmark deal in April on licensing
Jun 27, 2017, 4:45 PMIn context
Bloomberg:
Apple leases small fleet of cars from Hertz to test self-driving tech, according to documents from California's DMV; Hertz stock jumps 13%+   —  Apple Lexus SUVs leased from Hertz's Donlen, documents show  —  Alphabet's Waymo has signed a similar deal with Avis
Jun 26, 2017, 3:02 PMIn context
Aoife White / Bloomberg:
Sources: Google faces EU antitrust fine, expected to top previous $1.2B record, as soon as Tuesday, for unfairly promoting its own shopping search service   —  EU has accused Google of unfairly promoting shopping search  —  Fine, expected to be a record, could be followed by others
Jun 26, 2017, 1:27 PMIn context
Mark Bergen / Bloomberg:
Avis signs deal to manage the self-driving minivans of Alphabet's Waymo in Phoenix; Waymo CEO says Avis' Zipcar network was part of the partnership's appeal   —  Rental car firm will service Waymo vehicles in Phoenix  —  Zipcar owner could give Waymo much needed access to network
Jun 26, 2017, 10:30 AMIn context
Bloomberg:
Profile of Starsky Robotics, which hires truckers to train and eventually remotely control semi-autonomous trucks   —  Just before Stefan Seltz-Axmacher offers a job to an engineer at Starsky Robotics Inc., a driverless trucking startup in San Francisco, he gives them the talk.
Jun 26, 2017, 12:15 AMIn context
Gerry Smith / Bloomberg:
CNN to invest $40M in its in-house startup Great Big Story over the next two years, turning it into 24-hour streaming service, distributed on Sling TV, others   —  Startup to shift from social distribution to 24-hour channel  —  Great Big Story said to be valued at as much as $250 million
Jun 25, 2017, 4:05 AMIn context
Olivia Zaleski / Bloomberg:
Home design firm Houzz closes $400M round from Sequoia, GGV Capital, Iconiq Capital, and others; sources say at $4B valuation   —  Iconiq Capital, which manages Zuckerberg money, led funding  —  The company's new valuation is said to be $4 billion  —  Houzz Inc., a website for home design services …
Jun 23, 2017, 11:20 PMIn context
Mark Bergen / Bloomberg:
Google to stop scanning Gmail email content to target ads, will use other user info it has for ad targeting   —  The move is designed to ease concerns of enterprise customers  —  Diane Greene pushes ad change to chase Microsoft in enterprise  —  Google is stopping one of the most controversial …
Jun 23, 2017, 1:35 PMIn context

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