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Bloomberg:
How Google's meandering, secretive, non-committal robotics efforts since 2013 slowed progress in the field   —  Its scattered, ambiguous, frequently abandoned objectives for its string of big acquisitions have hurt the whole field.  —  In 1982, Blade Runner introduced the world to replicants …
Oct 15, 2017, 1:45 AMIn context
Ian King / Bloomberg:
Qualcomm files patent lawsuit against Apple in China seeking to ban the sale and manufacture of iPhones   —  Chipmaker files patent suit against its customer in China  —  Suit will seek ban of sale, manufacturing of offending devices  —  Qualcomm Inc. filed lawsuits in China seeking to ban …
Oct 13, 2017, 1:15 PMIn context
Bloomberg:
Sources: 20th Century Fox, Warner Bros., Universal Pictures to join Disney's Movies Anywhere service   —  Movies Anywhere provides digital storage to watch on devices  —  Paramount, Lions Gate are said supportive, not participating  —  Several major Hollywood movie studios have signed …
Oct 11, 2017, 11:05 PMIn context
Bloomberg:
Qualcomm fined $773M by Taiwan's Fair Trade Commission for violating antitrust rules for at least seven years   —  Qualcomm Inc. was fined a record NT$23.4 billion ($773 million) by Taiwan's Fair Trade Commission in the latest blow from regulators over the way the U.S. company prices mobile phone chips and patents.
Oct 11, 2017, 9:00 AMIn context
Eric Newcomer / Bloomberg:
Sources: Uber faces at least five criminal probes from US DoJ, two more than previously reported, including possible violation of price-transparency laws   —  Shortly after taking over Uber Technologies Inc. in September, Dara Khosrowshahi told employees to brace for a painful six months.
Oct 11, 2017, 4:55 AMIn context
Shira Ovide / Bloomberg:
In the last year, Google has paid partners, including Apple and Android device manufacturers, $7.2B to be the default search, over 3x what it paid in 2012   —  Traffic acquisition costs raise concern about pressure on margins.  —  There's a $19 billion black box inside Google.
Oct 10, 2017, 8:05 AMIn context
Bloomberg:
Chinese Airbnb rival Tujia raises $300M round at $1.5B valuation led by online travel giant Ctrip.com and All-Stars Investment   —  Tujia.com gains a valuation of more than $1.5 billion  —  The Beijing startup is taking its fight with Airbnb global  —  Airbnb's biggest rival in China …
Oct 10, 2017, 12:40 AMIn context
Joshua Brustein / Bloomberg:
Profile of Andrew Torba, who founded social network Gab.ai, which has become an alt-right haven, following the failure of his YC-backed ad tech firm   —  Andrew Torba founded Gab.ai as a “free speech” alternative to other social networks  —  There's a revolution going on in online conservative media.
Oct 9, 2017, 7:10 PMIn context
Bloomberg:
TSMC founder Morris Chang, who pioneered the made-to-order foundry model, talks about his industry legacy as he retires at 86   —  TSMC founder Morris Chang talks about his industry legacy  —  Chang credits a friend for inspiring in him the foundry model  —  One of the most influential …
Oct 9, 2017, 10:55 AMIn context
Olivia Zaleski / Bloomberg:
Airbnb to launch pilot program that lets travelers book a WeWork spot when renting a room   —  Companies will test partnership in six markets globally  —  Booking a room on Airbnb?  Soon you'll have the option to snag a desk or conference room at the closest WeWork location.
Oct 5, 2017, 8:30 PMIn context

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