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Bloomberg:
Jeff Bezos surpassed Bill Gates as world's richest person, with a net worth of ~$90.9B, as Amazon rose in intraday trading; Gates held the top spot since 2013   —  His net worth climbs more than $1 billion in intraday trading  —  Gates has held top spot on Bloomberg wealth index since 2013
Jul 27, 2017, 10:15 AMIn context
Bloomberg:
Behind the scenes at Samsung, as it posts record profits while being embroiled in a corruption scandal, a year after the exploding Galaxy Note7 debacle   —  A year after the exploding phones, Samsung is embroiled in the mess that brought down South Korea's president.  How is it still thriving?
Jul 27, 2017, 5:05 AMIn context
Shira Ovide / Bloomberg:
Facebook's higher priced ads offset slowing growth in number of News Feed ads; efforts in Instagram, Messenger, WhatsApp, video have valuable growth potential   —  Not Too Shabby  —  Facebook's revenue growth has slowed this year, but it remains strong for a company of its size  —  Healthy Sign
Jul 26, 2017, 10:50 PMIn context
Bloomberg:
Sources: Slack raising $250M, led by SoftBank and Accel Partners, valuing the company at more than $5B   —  Messaging startup is set to be valued at more than $5 billion in new funding round.  —  Slack Technologies Inc. is raising about $250 million in a funding round co-led by SoftBank Group Corp. …
Jul 26, 2017, 8:10 PMIn context
Lizette Chapman / Bloomberg:
BetterWorks CEO and cofounder Kris Duggan steps down after lawsuit alleges he assaulted a former employee at a company retreat   —  Board searches for replacement; CEO Duggan to become president  —  Suit comes amid wave of industry-wide harassment allegations
Jul 26, 2017, 4:50 PMIn context
Bloomberg:
UniCredit, Italy's biggest bank, says hackers stole 400,000 clients' biographical and loan data; the related attacks occurred Sept-Oct 2016 and June-July 2017   —  Bank said to have discovered breaches from 2016 only this week  —  Attack comes after 80 Ukrainian lenders compromised in June
Jul 26, 2017, 2:20 PMIn context
Eric Newcomer / Bloomberg:
Sources: Uber could appoint a new CEO within six weeks, says head of HR; shortlist has fewer than six candidates, including HPE's Meg Whitman   —  Uber Technologies Inc. hopes to name a new leader by early September to replace its ousted chief executive officer and steer the ride-hailing business out of a turbulent period.
Jul 26, 2017, 1:25 PMIn context
Bloomberg:
Sources: Facebook to debut a series of original, short-form videos from partners in mid-Aug., after a number of false starts; longer-form content to come later   —  Facebook's video tab start has been delayed several times  —  Company is asking partners to turn in first episodes now
Jul 26, 2017, 12:45 PMIn context
Camila Russo / Bloomberg:
LedgerX is set to become the first federally regulated cryptocurrency options exchange and clearinghouse in the US after receiving CFTC license   —  LedgerX becomes the first regulated bitcoin options exchange  —  CFTC authorized company to provide clearing services for swaps
Jul 25, 2017, 9:15 PMIn context
Bloomberg:
Sources: SoftBank invests in Roomba-maker iRobot, keeping the stake below 5% and under US disclosure threshold   —  IRobot stake is below 5%, under U.S. disclosure threshold  —  Japanese firm has raised over $93 billion for Vision Fund  —  SoftBank Group Corp. has taken a stake …
Jul 25, 2017, 6:30 PMIn context

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