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Arjun Kharpal / CNBC:
Alibaba sold $30.8B worth of goods during the 24-hour Singles' Day shopping event, topping the 2017 Singles Day sales of $25.3B   —  - Singles Day got off to a strong start with sales hitting $1 billion in one minute and 25 seconds.  —  Alibaba on Sunday tore through last year's Singles Day sales record …
Nov 11, 2018, 11:50 AMIn context
Christina Farr / CNBC:
How Quanttus, a startup borne out of research to measure blood pressure with a watch, failed but seeded health teams at big tech companies with its alumni   —  - In 2012, a group of MIT researchers came up with an idea to measure blood pressure around the clock with a wristwatch.
Nov 10, 2018, 11:00 PMIn context
Arjun Kharpal / CNBC:
Alipay strikes an eight-year deal with European soccer governing body UEFA allowing Alipay to be accepted at tournaments including Euro 2020 and Euro 2024   —  - Alipay, the payments app operated by Alibaba affiliate Ant Financial, has struck a partnership with UEFA, Europe's soccer governing body, the two firms announced Friday.
Nov 9, 2018, 2:45 AMIn context
Jordan Novet / CNBC:
Cisco partners with AWS to provide companies with hybrid cloud solutions for Kubernetes on AWS, available next month   —  - The collaboration is meant to simplify the deployment of applications on Amazon's cloud or in corporate data centers.  — Cisco and other traditional data center companies …
Nov 8, 2018, 9:05 PMIn context
Christina Farr / CNBC:
Google hires David Feinberg, CEO of health services organization Geisinger, to lead its health initiatives; sources say he will report to AI head Jeff Dean   —  - Feinberg will work to coordinate health care efforts across many groups, including Google Brain, Nest and Google Fit.
Nov 8, 2018, 7:50 PMIn context
CNBC:
Yelp reports Q3 revenue of $241M, missing analyst estimates of $245M, and issues weak Q4 guidance; stock down more than 28%   —  - The company reported revenue of $241 million for the quarter, just shy of analyst projections of $245 million.  — “We do not believe there was a single …
Nov 8, 2018, 5:30 PMIn context
Michelle Castillo / CNBC:
Disney says its new streaming service will be called Disney+ and will launch in the US in late 2019   —  - Disney's new streaming service, Disney+, will be a home for its past titles and original series, including new content from the Marvel and Star Wars franchises.
Nov 8, 2018, 5:00 PMIn context
Lora Kolodny / CNBC:
Tesla names board member and Telstra CFO Robyn Denholm as Chairman of the Board, replacing Elon Musk; Denholm to leave Telstra to work as Tesla chair full-time   —  - Tesla delivered its largest quarterly profit in the company's history in the third quarter of 2018, reporting about $6.8 billion …
Nov 8, 2018, 2:02 AMIn context
Alex Sherman / CNBC:
Sources: Comcast aims to ship a home hub with a voice-enabled remote next year for broadband-only subs that aggregates streaming apps like Netflix, Amazon Prime   —  - Comcast is planning to debut a product to broadband-only customers that will allow them to aggregate certain streaming apps, such as Netflix and Amazon Video.
Nov 7, 2018, 6:50 PMIn context
Lauren Feiner / CNBC:
Twilio reports Q3 revenue of $168.9M, up 68% YoY, vs $150M est., and strong Q4 guidance of $183M-$185M in revenue, vs $161.4M est.; stock closes up 35%   —  - SendGrid, an email marketing company Twilio said last month it was acquiring for $2 billion, also surged over 35 percent Wednesday on the news.
Nov 7, 2018, 5:10 PMIn context

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