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Lora Kolodny / CNBC:
Eric Schmidt says the internet will bifurcate in the next 10-15 years into a Chinese-led internet, with fewer freedoms and more censorship, and one led by US   —  - Speaking at a private event hosted by Village Global VC yesterday night, tech luminary and former Google CEO Eric Schmidt predicted …
Sep 24, 2018, 2:30 AMIn context
Sara Salinas / CNBC:
Social Capital CEO Chamath Palihapitiya appears unconcerned about the string of exits from the firm and says it will no longer raise outside capital   —  - Chamath Palihapitiya told his employees he would be diverting much of the “carry” — the portion of investment returns traditionally given …
Sep 21, 2018, 2:05 AMIn context
Sara Salinas / CNBC:
Online ticketing company Eventbrite closes up 59% on its first day of trading after raising $230M in its IPO at a $1.76B valuation   —  - With its first-day gains, Eventbrite's IPO is one of the biggest opening-day pops in recent months.  —  Online ticketing company Eventbrite soared …
Sep 20, 2018, 5:20 PMIn context
Jillian D'Onfro / CNBC:
Alibaba's Jack Ma recants promise to Trump, made early last year, to help US economy add one 1M jobs, citing the current state of US-China trade relations   —  - Jack Ma, founder of Chinese retail giant Alibaba, has recanted his promise to Donald Trump to create 1 million U.S. jobs.
Sep 19, 2018, 2:20 PMIn context
Arjun Kharpal / CNBC:
British P2P lending startup Funding Circle sets IPO range at £4.20 to £5.30/share, hopes to raise £300M and be valued up to £1.8B after IPO   —  - Funding Circle has set a price range for its initial public offering (IPO) of 420 pence to 530 pence per share.
Sep 19, 2018, 2:10 PMIn context
Ari Levy / CNBC:
Amazon is testing a new site called Scout that recommends products to customers based on their likes and dislikes in categories like furniture and women's shoes   —  - Amazon says it's testing the new service in categories that are particularly visual, like furniture and home decor.
Sep 19, 2018, 12:30 PMIn context
Eugene Kim / CNBC:
Sources: Amazon plans to release at least eight new Alexa-powered devices, including a microwave, an amplifier, and subwoofer, by the end of the year   —  - It reflects Amazon's ambition to make its Alexa voice assistant ubiquitous, especially in areas where people spend most of their time, like the home and car.
Sep 17, 2018, 5:06 PMIn context
Ari Levy / CNBC:
Anaplan, which makes cloud-based business planning software, has filed for IPO, one week after its CFO joined the company from Tesla, where he was for one month   —  A week ago Dave Morton left Tesla, where he spent just one month, to become chief financial officer of Anaplan.  Now he's preparing for an IPO.
Sep 14, 2018, 6:30 PMIn context
Jillian D'Onfro / CNBC:
Breitbart posts leaked video of Google execs responding in dismay to Trump's election; Google says employees' personal views do not influence its products   —  - A leaked video shows Google's leaders responding in dismay at an all-hands meeting after the 2016 presidential election.
Sep 12, 2018, 7:13 PMIn context
Michael Sheetz / CNBC:
Verizon says Oath CEO Tim Armstrong will depart at the end of 2018   —  Verizon's head of media and advertising Tim Armstrong will leave at the end of the year, the company announced Wednesday.  CNBC reported Armstrong was in talks to leave as of Sept. 7.
Sep 12, 2018, 2:10 PMIn context

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