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Tripp Mickle / Wall Street Journal:
Apple's cash reserve has topped $250B, which is greater than Walmart or P&G's market value, and exceeds the foreign-currency reserves of UK and Canada combined   —  Tech giant's unequaled stash draws calls for buybacks, acquisitions as corporate tax shift looms
May 1, 2017, 9:00 AMIn context
Lukas I. Alpert / Wall Street Journal:
Twitter partners with Bloomberg Media to create a 24/7 ad-supported Twitter-exclusive live video news channel, expected to start in fall   —  New Service Comes as Social-Media Firm Fights for Video Ad Dollars  —  Twitter Inc. TWTR -0.78% has found its first partner for its push into round-the-clock streaming television: Bloomberg.
Apr 30, 2017, 10:20 PMIn context
Li Yuan / Wall Street Journal:
Too much VC money chases too few ideas in China as services for renting bicycles and phone-charging stations flood major cities   —  Expecting a ‘deep winter’ of funding, China's VC industry instead finds lots of cash sloshing around  —  After a frenzied 2015 when venture money gushed …
Apr 30, 2017, 9:25 PMIn context
Wall Street Journal:
The annual revenue of the semiconductor industry is estimated to have doubled since 2003 to $352B, driven by the proliferation of connected devices and big data   —  The proliferation of connected devices and big data is handing new clout to chip makers, as a flood of demand pushes up prices
Apr 27, 2017, 3:40 PMIn context
Wall Street Journal:
Sources: Amazon has created a team for self-driving tech, which focuses not on building vehicles but on how to leverage them   —  Group could help retailer deliver packages quickly as it builds out its supply chain and logistics network  —  Amazon.com Inc. AMZN -.39% has created a team focused …
Apr 24, 2017, 10:25 AMIn context
Rolfe Winkler / Wall Street Journal:
Elon Musk reveals plans for his startup Neuralink, says initial focus is on developing neural implants for treating brain injuries, to explore telepathy later   —  Startup Neuralink aims to treat disabled and ultimately create a new language of ‘consensual telepathy’
Apr 21, 2017, 4:40 AMIn context
Jack Marshall / Wall Street Journal:
Sources: Google plans to block ads in Chrome that give a bad user experience, considers blocking all ads on sites which have ads that don't meet standards   —  Filter could strip out ads that provide bad experiences for users  —  Alphabet Inc.'s Google is planning to introduce an ad-blocking feature …
Apr 19, 2017, 8:15 PMIn context
Austen Hufford / Wall Street Journal:
Cloudera gives IPO terms with valuation of up to $1.79B, with price per share ranging from $12 to $14, far lower than the $30.92 per share Intel paid in 2014   —  Big-data software company says 17.3 million shares could be sold for between $12 and $14 a share
Apr 17, 2017, 12:35 PMIn context
John D. McKinnon / Wall Street Journal:
If Ajit Pai moves too fast to roll back net neutrality, he risks a tough court fight; if he goes too slowly, protests could grow as midterm elections near   —  Moving too fast to kill Obama-era rules risks a court fight, but going too slowly is politically fraught
Apr 17, 2017, 11:20 AMIn context
Deepa Seetharaman / Wall Street Journal:
Profile of Instagram COO Marne Levine, who is helping the company mature into a full-fledged business by pushing Facebook for resources, expanding partnerships   —  As chief operating officer, Marne Levine has been helping the photo-sharing app mature into a full-fledged business
Apr 16, 2017, 5:35 PMIn context

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