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Bloomberg:
Inside Apple and Qualcomm's billion dollar patent war, during which Apple stopped paying $2B a year in royalties to Qualcomm   —  IPhone season, that extravaganza of novelty and surprise, began in mid-September with a two-hour-long presentation at Apple Inc.'s brand-new, spaceshiplike campus.
Oct 5, 2017, 7:05 AMIn context
Bloomberg:
Facebook requested blanket exemption from FEC over political ad disclosures for many years until changing course in 2017   —  In 2011, company said FEC shouldn't stand in way of innovation  —  Russian meddling prompts calls for political ad transparency  —  Facebook Inc. is pledging greater …
Oct 4, 2017, 3:45 PMIn context
Steven T. Dennis / Bloomberg:
Senate intel panel calls Facebook, Twitter, Google execs to testify at a Nov. 1 public hearing, says it's up to firms to disclose contents of Russian-linked ads   —  The issue of possible collusion between President Donald Trump's campaign and Russia before the election is still an open question …
Oct 4, 2017, 2:00 PMIn context
Gerry Smith / Bloomberg:
Sources: Comcast Xfinity Mobile wireless service has attracted 200K subscribers in ~5 months since launch   —  Low-cost service adds pressure on rivals in price battle  —  Comcast Corp.'s low-cost entry into wireless service, called Xfinity Mobile, has attracted about 200,000 subscribers …
Oct 4, 2017, 12:25 AMIn context
Bloomberg:
Rob Joyce, the White House cybersecurity czar, says it wants to end use of Social Security numbers for identification and is examining modern alternatives   —  Administration exploring new tech for personal identifiers  —  Ex-Equifax CEO tells Congress relying on numbers outdated
Oct 3, 2017, 5:30 PMIn context
Eric Newcomer / Bloomberg:
Uber formally accepts Kalanick's appointments, Thain and Burns, as directors, ahead of a Tues. meeting sources say will address whether to pursue SoftBank deal   —  Potential for $10 billion SoftBank stock deal also on agenda  —  Kalanick's appointments complicate effort to reform company
Oct 2, 2017, 4:45 PMIn context
Saritha Rai / Bloomberg:
Source: India's Ola ride-hailing service raises $2B from group of investors including SoftBank and Tencent   —  Investment would help bankroll Uber's fiercest rival in India  —  Cash influx is second-largest in country after Flipkart  —  Ola scored $2 billion in new funding from a group …
Oct 2, 2017, 3:45 PMIn context
Mark Bergen / Bloomberg:
Google ends controversial “first click free” policy, won't demote paywalled news sites in search results, and will offer new tools to help sell subscriptions   —  Search engine drops controversial ‘first-click free’ program  —  Company won't demote paywalled news sites in search results
Oct 2, 2017, 12:40 AMIn context
Bloomberg:
Sources: how Bain-led bid for Toshiba chip unit won out, after Western Digital overplayed its hand with a lowball offer and an attempt to block sale to others   —  Sale of flash memory unit sparked a ferocious bidding war  —  Rift with Western Digital began with April clash in California
Oct 2, 2017, 12:20 AMIn context
Bloomberg:
Profile of Brendan Greene, director of PC game PlayerUnknown's Battlegrounds, which has sold 13M copies and is launching on Xbox later this year   —  Three years ago, Brendan Greene was on welfare in his hometown of Kildare, Ireland, getting an earful from social workers about how he should stop wasting …
Oct 1, 2017, 9:45 AMIn context

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