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Bloomberg:
Verizon officially closes the $4.5B Yahoo deal; combined assets form a Verizon unit called Oath led by Tim Armstrong, and Marissa Mayer steps down   —  Combined assets form Verizon unit called Oath led by Armstrong  —  Yahoo is renamed Altaba with Thomas McInerney named CEO
Jun 13, 2017, 11:20 AMIn context
Bloomberg:
Sources: Tim Cook, Satya Nadella, Jeff Bezos, Safra Catz, other tech execs, to visit White House June 19 for first meeting of The American Technology Council   —  Meeting at White House comes despite Paris climate discord  —  Trump-created council given goal of modernizing government
Jun 8, 2017, 7:40 PMIn context
Brian Womack / Bloomberg:
Salesforce beats expectations with Q1 revenue of $2.39B up 25% YoY, says unbilled deferred revenue is up 26% YoY to $9.6B   —  Company raises fiscal year and current quarter sales forecast  —  Revenue and profit in the first quarter topped estimates  —  Salesforce.com Inc. …
May 18, 2017, 7:30 PMIn context
Brian Womack / Bloomberg:
Dell's venture arm Dell Technologies Capital, which has invested in 70+ startups and spends about $100M annually, comes out of stealth   —  VC arm leans on experience from EMC's strategy  —  Last month, Scott Darling, president of Dell Technologies' venture arm, sent four emails …
May 8, 2017, 1:30 PMIn context
Brian Womack / Bloomberg:
Data storage startup Cohesity, founded by Nutanix co-founder Mohit Aron, raises $90M+ round led by GV and Sequoia Capital; source says valuation is $500M   —  GV, Sequoia Capital lead $90 million funding round for Cohesity  —  Cohesity Inc., a startup that specializes in data storage …
Apr 4, 2017, 11:50 AMIn context
Brian Womack / Bloomberg:
Source: Department of Justice to indict four people, one in Canada and three in Russia, in connection with 2013 Yahoo data breach   —  U.S. officials are planning to issue indictments related to the hacking attacks against Yahoo! Inc., according to a person briefed on the matter.
Mar 14, 2017, 9:05 PMIn context
Bloomberg:
Facebook, Microsoft Circulate Immigration Open Letter   —  Financial, manufacturing, consumer companies also involved  —  Draft expressed concern about Trump order, offers help  —  U.S. companies including technology firms like Facebook Inc., Microsoft Corp., Google, Apple Inc. and Amazon.com Inc. …
Feb 1, 2017, 11:30 PMIn context
Brian Womack / Bloomberg:
Oracle says its $9.3B deal to buy NetSuite will close Monday after 53% of eligible NetSuite stockholders endorse the acquisition   —  Endorsement ends conflict, clears way for key acquisition  —  Deal receives 53 percent support from Netsuite stockholders  —  NetSuite Inc. shareholders …
Nov 5, 2016, 12:30 PMIn context
Brian Womack / Bloomberg:
Yahoo says the report that it built program to scan customers' incoming mail is “misleading”   —  Carefully worded statement calls Reuters article ‘misleading’  —  CEO Mayer is under increasing scrutiny ahead of Verizon deal  —  Yahoo! Inc. is disputing a report that said it built …
Oct 5, 2016, 1:35 PMIn context
Bloomberg:
Sources: Dell Technologies will cut 2K-3K jobs after acquiring EMC, mostly in the US; post-acquisition company has 140K employees   —  Company will trim positions in supply chain, admin, marketing  —  Dell acquired EMC in largest technology deal this week  —  Dell Technologies will cut 2,000 …
Sep 8, 2016, 3:45 PMIn context

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