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Brian Sullivan / CNBC:
Source: SoftBank is close to finalizing a deal to invest more than $3B in WeWork, putting the startup's valuation above $20B if deal closes   —  SoftBank is close to finalizing an investment in WeWork, a source close to the transaction tells CNBC.  The deal is expected to be worth over $3 billion.
Feb 26, 2017, 6:10 PMIn context
Saheli Roy Choudhury / CNBC:
Alibaba's Ant Financial to invest $200M in Kakao Pay, the payments unit of South Korea's messaging company Kakao Corp, as part of a strategic partnership   —  Alibaba's payment affiliate Ant Financial upped its global expansion plans on Tuesday with a $200 million investment …
Feb 21, 2017, 10:05 AMIn context
Anita Balakrishnan / CNBC:
Apple stock hits a new all-time high, breaking the previous record of $134.54 set in April 2015   —  Shares of Apple's stock set another record on Tuesday, setting an all-time intraday high.  —  Apple rose nearly 1 percent on Tuesday and briefly passed the previous record of $134.54, set in April 2015.
Feb 14, 2017, 1:15 PMIn context
Anita Balakrishnan / CNBC:
Yelp meets Q4 estimates with $194.8M in revenue, up 27% YoY, but Q1 guidance is lower than expected; stock down 7%+   —  Shares of Yelp fell more than 8 percent after hours Thursday after the company reported its quarterly financial results.  —  The online review platform reported $195 million …
Feb 9, 2017, 5:08 PMIn context
Anita Balakrishnan / CNBC:
Qualcomm reports Q1 revenue of $5.99B, up from $5.8B last year, vs. $6.12B expected, amid legal challenges   —  Qualcomm reported quarterly earnings that beat analysts' expectations on Wednesday and revenue fell short of estimates.  —  The company posted fiscal first-quarter earnings per share of $1.19, adjusted.
Jan 25, 2017, 4:33 PMIn context
Anita Balakrishnan / CNBC:
Apple sues Qualcomm for ~$1B, says Qualcomm charged royalties for tech the chip giant didn't invent, retaliated for Apple's cooperation in Korean antitrust case   —  Apple is suing Qualcomm for roughly $1 billion, saying Qualcomm has been “charging royalties for technologies they have nothing to do with.”
Jan 20, 2017, 3:53 PMIn context
Deirdre Bosa / CNBC:
Lyft, international partners will prompt users to install local apps while abroad, not allowing direct payment; source says firm is planning global expansion   —  In the ride-sharing battle of David vs Goliath, smaller, nimbler David may be gaining ground.  Number two U.S. ride-hailing company …
Jan 13, 2017, 10:00 PMIn context
Anita Balakrishnan / CNBC:
Meeting with tech leaders, Trump says they can call him or his team any time, Thiel is “ahead of the curve”, and administration will work on “fair” trade deals   —  Looks like the tech industry has a direct line to Trump  —  Tech titans Jeff Bezos and Sheryl Sandberg meet with Trump transition team
Dec 14, 2016, 4:35 PMIn context
Anita Balakrishnan / CNBC:
WSJ sources: Amazon has held talks with NBA, MLB, and NFL to stream live sports, and has proposed a premium exclusive sports package through Amazon Prime   —  Amazon has held talks with the NBA, MLB and NFL and others to stream live sports, The Wall Street Journal reported on Monday.
Nov 21, 2016, 5:10 PMIn context
Luke Graham / CNBC:
Bitcoin price rises by over 3% on safe-haven demand in reaction to uncertainty after Trump victory   —  Donald Trump's historic victory in the U.S. presidential elections has pushed up prices for the digital currency bitcoin.  —  As the results for the election began to trickle in …
Nov 9, 2016, 7:05 AMIn context

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