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Bloomberg:
Sources: Apple to debut a pro-focused upgrade to Mac mini and a low-cost laptop like MacBook Air but with smaller bezels and a retina 13" screen later this year   —  - Retina laptop, pro-focused Mac mini desktop coming this year  — Apple reported fewest Mac sales since 2010 during last quarter
Aug 20, 2018, 3:18 PMIn context
Shelly Banjo / Bloomberg:
Review of 20+ IPO filings from Chinese tech companies in the past two years shows outsized influence of Alibaba and Tencent investments on companies' prospects   —  In their IPO filings, rising companies are warning investors that the tech giants' deals can feel like a trap.
Aug 20, 2018, 4:45 AMIn context
Ellen Huet / Bloomberg:
Sources: as Google considers return to China, Sundar Pichai talks about potential positive impact, while Sergey Brin, who led 2010 pullout, now sounds neutral   —  Mozilla, another progressive U.S. internet player, ceded moral high ground to stay in China  —  Google executives admitted …
Aug 17, 2018, 11:05 PMIn context
Bloomberg:
Source: Amazon is working on a DVR that will record live TV, wirelessly connect to Fire TV boxes, and stream the video to smartphones   —  - Box would record live TV and stream that video to smartphones  — Device competes with offerings from TiVo, Dish's Slingbox
Aug 17, 2018, 4:30 PMIn context
Jeremy Kahn / Bloomberg:
A look at Europe's struggle to build a truly global tech giant and some of the challenges facing its startup ecosystem   —  This is the best moment in decades for the continent to battle its way back to relevance.  Its startups need to act like it.  —  Jeez, Europe, what more do you need?
Aug 17, 2018, 6:30 AMIn context
Bloomberg:
Tencent's recent profit drop and China's freeze on game approvals shows the downsides of government patronage   —  - ‘If it can happen to Tencent, it can happen to anyone.’  — Internet giant has lost more than $170 billion in market cap  —  China long celebrated Tencent Holdings Ltd. as a national champion.
Aug 16, 2018, 11:30 AMIn context
Bloomberg:
Sources: Amazon is in talks to acquire Landmark Theatres, the indie-focused chain that operates 50+ theaters in the US, backed by Mark Cuban and Todd Wagner   —  - Move would mark latest incursion into brick-and-mortar world  — The indie-focused chain operates more than 50 theaters
Aug 15, 2018, 11:45 PMIn context
Lucas Shaw / Bloomberg:
Sources: Amazon's Twitch has been pursuing exclusive livestreaming deals with popular companies and personalities, offering millions per year in some cases   —  It wants to turn its Twitch online hangout for avid gamers into a broader video service.  —  YouTube has become synonymous …
Aug 15, 2018, 11:05 AMIn context
Shira Ovide / Bloomberg:
Analysis of 150 US tech companies that have gone public since 2010 and are still operating independently finds about 37% are spending beyond their means   —  The burn rate jeopardizes their future and hurts investors.  —  It's time to get real about the financial fragility of young technology companies.
Aug 15, 2018, 9:10 AMIn context
Bloomberg:
Sources: China freezes game approvals amid a restructuring within regulatory administrations, affecting all online, mobile, and console games   —  - The halt has shaken Tencent as smaller players struggle  — Regulatory administrations are said to be under restructuring
Aug 15, 2018, 7:35 AMIn context

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