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Bloomberg:
Amazon, Apple, Supermicro, and the Chinese government issue statements disputing the allegations of Bloomberg Businessweek's hacking story   —  Complete text.  —  In emailed statements, Amazon, Apple, and Supermicro disputed summaries of Bloomberg Businessweek's reporting.
Oct 4, 2018, 7:15 AMIn context
Bloomberg:
Sources: Chinese spies inserted tiny chips onto products from US-based motherboard giant Supermicro to infiltrate ~30 US companies including Amazon and Apple   —  In 2015, Amazon.com Inc. began quietly evaluating a startup called Elemental Technologies, a potential acquisition to help …
Oct 4, 2018, 6:35 AMIn context
Lizette Chapman / Bloomberg:
As secondary stock sales have become common for startups putting off IPOs, Tanium reveals its third, a $200M common stock purchase led by Wellington Management   —  Tanium Inc.'s chief has been openly entertaining the prospect of an initial public offering for the last couple years.
Oct 3, 2018, 4:05 PMIn context
Spencer Soper / Bloomberg:
Amazon is eliminating monthly bonuses and stock awards for US warehouse workers after raising wage to $15/hour; sources say bonuses could be hundreds per month   —  - Some long-time workers say the changes make their raises less  — Amazon says all workers will see overall compensation increase
Oct 3, 2018, 3:27 PMIn context
Nico Grant / Bloomberg:
Cloud-based customer service software provider Talkdesk raises $100M, led by Connecticut-based hedge fund Viking Global Investors LP, at a $1B+ valuation   —  Most people dread calling customer service.  The endless wait times, tedium of repeating your information multiple times …
Oct 3, 2018, 8:50 AMIn context
Selina Wang / Bloomberg:
Sources: SoftBank's Vision Fund to invest ~$500M in Baidu's Zuoyebang, an online education startup in China that has already raised more than $500M in funding   —  - Vision Fund seeking to invest about $500 million into startup  — Zuoyebang, a Chinese education startup, spun out from Baidu
Oct 1, 2018, 8:30 PMIn context
Bloomberg:
Sridhar Ramaswamy, Google's advertising chief, is leaving to join Greylock Partners as a VC, and will be replaced by Prabhakar Raghavan, who heads G Suite   —  - Ramaswamy heading to Greylock as a venture capital partner  —  Google is replacing its top advertising executive, Sridhar Ramaswamy …
Oct 1, 2018, 7:16 PMIn context
Bloomberg:
Profile of Bytedance, a China-based social news and video startup that may soon surpass Uber in valuation if rumored $1.5B SoftBank investment at $75B closes   —  - Bytedance's said to be valued at over $75 billion in new round  — SoftBank is said to plan an investment of about $1.5 billion
Sep 29, 2018, 1:20 PMIn context
Bloomberg:
SEC sues Elon Musk, accusing him of misleading investors when he tweeted that he had funding lined up to take Tesla private; stock drops 11%+   —  The Securities and Exchange Commission has opened a case against Tesla Inc. Chief Executive Officer Elon Musk, according to a docket entry in Manhattan federal court, Bloomberg News reports.
Sep 27, 2018, 4:16 PMIn context
Nour Al Ali / Bloomberg:
Swiss-based Seba has secured ~$104M in funding, dependent on being granted a banking license from Finma, to create a cryptocurrency-focused regulated bank   —  - Seba raises $104 million from private, institutional investors  — Company in talks with Swiss financial regulator since April
Sep 27, 2018, 3:55 PMIn context

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