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Wall Street Journal:
Prime has not helped in China as Amazon's market share still hovers around 1% while locals like Alibaba and JD.com offer better deals and shopping experience   —  Alibaba and JD.com have kept e-commece giant at bay by boosting offerings and dangling discounts
Aug 29, 2017, 2:00 AMIn context
Wall Street Journal:
Sources: Apple expected to announce three new iPhones at an event on September 12, which may be held at the 1,000-seat Steve Jobs Theater at Apple Park   —  Apple product event expected to include iPhone unveiling  —  Apple Inc. AAPL 0.27% has scheduled a product announcement event on Sept. 12 …
Aug 28, 2017, 10:06 AMIn context
Li Yuan / Wall Street Journal:
Toutiao, a Chinese news aggregator that uses deep learning to tailor feeds to individual users, says it has 120M DAUs and made $900M revenue in 2016   —  Apps that supply news streams tailored to individual users by algorithms are China's fastest-growing mobile segment
Aug 27, 2017, 4:10 PMIn context
Wall Street Journal:
Sources detail turmoil within Tesla's engineering ranks after Musk's fully autonomous Autopilot announcement last year, with some believing it to be unsafe   —  The Holy Grail.  The car drives itself from  —  departure to destination.  The human is  —  out of the loop.  The car is as good or better
Aug 24, 2017, 3:40 PMIn context
Maureen Farrell / Wall Street Journal:
Social Capital and Hedosophia file S-1 to raise $500M for holding company that will merge with tech unicorns reluctant to IPO in order to take them public   —  Social Capital Hedosophia Holdings will seek a minority position in a private technology company  —  A group of Silicon Valley …
Aug 23, 2017, 11:00 PMIn context
David George-Cosh / Wall Street Journal:
Retail software firm Tulip.io raises $40M led by KPCB to double staff and expand globally   —  Online retail software firm to use new funding to expand operations globally, double staff  —  Tulip.io Inc., whose mobile software allows sales associates and retailers to engage more effectively with customers …
Aug 22, 2017, 2:51 PMIn context
Patience Haggin / Wall Street Journal:
Database provider Redis Labs raises $44M Series D led by new investor Goldman Sachs to challenge Oracle, has now raised $86M in total   —  The Mountain View-based startup is one of several aiming to replace Oracle as a database powerhouse  —  Goldman Sachs is betting on a company that aims …
Aug 21, 2017, 4:35 PMIn context
Li Yuan / Wall Street Journal:
Chinese tech firms, such as Didi Chuxing and NetEase, often advise women not to reply to job ads, with NetEase noting “the job is tough and stressful”   —  Many job ads specify that women aren't wanted for certain Chinese tech jobs  —  China's tech industry has long taken Silicon Valley's lead …
Aug 20, 2017, 2:50 PMIn context
Rachael King / Wall Street Journal:
How Cisco lost key customers to Arista Networks, turning Arista CEO Jayshree Ullal, who was once close to John Chambers, into a fierce rival   —  Arista Networks's CEO Jayshree Ullal, who was once close to John Chambers, is grabbing Cisco's networking business and winning over customers
Aug 20, 2017, 9:40 AMIn context
Greg Bensinger / Wall Street Journal:
US court of appeals rules online ToS are binding irrespective of whether users read them, no matter how long or hard to read companies like Uber make them   —  Federal court finds online agreements are binding, regardless of whether customers read or understand them
Aug 19, 2017, 10:55 AMIn context

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