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Tim Bradshaw / Financial Times:
Qualcomm and Samsung announce patent cross-licensing agreement, with Samsung withdrawing its interventions in Qualcomm's appeal against $868M fine   —  Qualcomm has struck a broad new alliance with Samsung, which could help the mobile chipmaker resolve its antitrust case in South Korea and fend off a hostile takeover bid from Broadcom.
Jan 31, 2018, 5:03 PMIn context
Peter Wells / Financial Times:
EA reports Q3 revenue of $1.16B, up 1% YoY; net loss of $186M, $176M of which was charges due to US tax reform; stock up 8%+   —  Shares in Electronic Arts jumped in after-hours trade after the video-game maker reported solid revenue growth during the 2017 calendar year.
Jan 30, 2018, 5:45 PMIn context
Financial Times:
Sources: Qualcomm to be sanctioned by EU on Wednesday for abusing dominance in paying Apple to buy communication chipsets from Qualcomm exclusively   —  Brussels is poised to sanction Qualcomm for abusing its dominance when it paid Apple to use its chips exclusively in its smartphones and tablet devices …
Jan 23, 2018, 4:00 PMIn context
Hannah Murphy / Financial Times:
Tokyo-based bitFlyer, one of the biggest cryptocurrency exchanges in the world, launches in Europe after receiving EU-wide payment institution license   —  BitFlyer, the Tokyo-based operator of one of the world's largest bitcoin exchanges, is expanding into Europe after receiving regulatory approval …
Jan 22, 2018, 10:35 PMIn context
Financial Times:
Cabify owner Maxi Mobility raises funds to fend off rivals   —  Aliya Ram in London and Andres Schipani in São Paulo  —  Maxi Mobility has raised $160m from investors including SoftBank's Japanese rival Rakuten, as the Spanish start-up behind ride-hailing app Cabify braces itself …
Jan 22, 2018, 11:05 AMIn context
Financial Times:
16 banks and financial services companies publicly linked to Ripple say they haven't used its XRP token, but some say they use Ripple's systems to move money   —  In October, a five-year-old company called Ripple boasted that it was one of America's “most valuable start-ups .  …
Jan 19, 2018, 10:55 AMIn context
Michael Moritz / Financial Times:
Western tech companies will increasingly need to compete with Chinese counterparts where employees work very long hours and enjoy few perks   —  The declaration by Didi, the Chinese ride-hailing company, that delivery business Meituan's decision to launch a rival service would spark …
Jan 18, 2018, 11:00 PMIn context
Leslie Hook / Financial Times:
Uber's $9.3B deal with SoftBank closes; new board member Rajeev Misra says Uber should return focus to US, Europe, Latin America, Australia to become profitable   —  Uber's largest shareholder has called for the car-booking company to focus on recovering market share in the US and growing …
Jan 18, 2018, 3:38 PMIn context
Tobias Buck / Financial Times:
SoftBank agrees to invest €460M in German online car dealer Auto1 at €2.9B valuation; half of the investment will be made through the issue of new shares   —  Japanese conglomerate SoftBank has agreed to invest €460m in Auto1, a fast-growing German online car dealer …
Jan 14, 2018, 12:45 PMIn context
Rochelle Toplensky / Financial Times:
Sources: EU set to approve Qualcomm's $47B acquisition of NXP next week, after the companies address regulator's concerns about competition   —  Brussels is set to approve Qualcomm's $47bn takeover of NXP next week, greenlighting the chip industry's largest deal and strengthening …
Jan 10, 2018, 4:55 PMIn context

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