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Susan Decker / Bloomberg:
Microsoft pledges to let joint venture partners and customers keep any patents or design rights from their work with the company   —  Microsoft said its tech customers would own patent rights  —  Policy designed to clarify ownership rights in new ventures  —  Microsoft Corp. President Brad Smith …
Apr 5, 2018, 11:45 AMIn context
Alex Barinka / Bloomberg:
Sources: fewer than expected Spotify shareholders sold stock during listing, potentially driving price up; 5% of potentially available shares traded at open   —  Initial share supply shortage seen as driving up price briefly  —  Music-streaming company's trading volume below big tech IPOs
Apr 5, 2018, 11:20 AMIn context
Olga Kharif / Bloomberg:
Sirin Labs chooses Foxconn subsidiary FIH Mobile to manufacture its blockchain smartphone, called Finney, will ship first units in October to Turkey and Vietnam   —  The device will make it easier for people to use digital coins  —  Sirin is competing with a slew of blockchain phone rivals
Apr 4, 2018, 8:55 PMIn context
Bloomberg:
Sources: last year, Ripple offered Gemini $1M to list XRP and told Coinbase it would be willing to lend it more than $100M in XRP to start letting users trade   —  Startup asked Gemini, Coinbase if money would persuade them  —  XRP has surged on speculation it may list on big U.S. exchange
Apr 4, 2018, 4:25 PMIn context
Jennifer Jacobs / Bloomberg:
Sources: at a private dinner with Trump last night, Oracle CEO criticized the bidding process for a big Pentagon cloud-computing deal as being rigged for Amazon   —  Competing for multi-billion Pentagon cloud-computing deal  —  President said to tell Catz at dinner he expects fair bidding
Apr 4, 2018, 3:11 PMIn context
Sarah Frier / Bloomberg:
Facebook confirms it scans the text and images people send each other on Messenger; the content gets blocked if it doesn't abide by the platform's rules   —  System is supposed to detect content that violates standards  —  Company on the defensive about how it handles private data
Apr 4, 2018, 12:05 PMIn context
Mark Gurman / Bloomberg:
Sources: Apple is working on touchless gesture control tech for iPhones and developing iPhone displays that curve inward gradually from top to bottom   —  Company seeks to differentiate design in crowded marketplace  —  IPhone X's OLED screen also expanding to additional models
Apr 4, 2018, 7:40 AMIn context
Sarah Frier / Bloomberg:
Internal Facebook white paper says Trump campaign spent $44M on FB ads while Clinton team spent $28M from June-November 2016; Trump team ran 5.9M ad versions   —  The president's ad campaign was 'more complex than Clinton's'  —  Trump focused on new donors; Clinton on ensuring broad appeal
Apr 3, 2018, 7:35 PMIn context
Olga Kharif / Bloomberg:
After 150+ cryptocurrency hedge funds opened amid 2017's meteoric rise in prices, this year's ~50% drop in Bitcoin value has led at least 9 funds to close   —  At least nine funds have been shuttered so far this year  —  Funds have losses of 23 percent in 2018, industry tracker says
Apr 3, 2018, 5:40 AMIn context
Bloomberg:
Profile of Waymo CEO John Krafcik, who is confident Waymo offers superior safety to Uber after the rival's fatal accident; source: Waymo nearing deal with Honda   —  Waymo, the self-driving car company started by Google, did nothing after an autonomous vehicle run by Uber killed a pedestrian in Tempe, Arizona.
Apr 2, 2018, 2:45 PMIn context

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