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Financial Times:
Sources: US DoJ tells AT&T it needs to sell CNN to get Time Warner merger approval; source says “It's all about CNN”; source says AT&T plans to sue DoJ   —  AT&T has been told by the US Department of Justice that it needs to sell CNN, Time Warner's cable news channel …
Nov 8, 2017, 6:40 PMIn context
Financial Times:
Sources: SoftBank in talks to invest in German online car dealer Auto1 at €2.5B+ valuation   —  SoftBank is in talks to invest in Germany's Auto1, which would make the fast-growing online car dealer one of Europe's most highly valued private start-ups.  —  The investment would be the …
Nov 3, 2017, 11:40 AMIn context
Simon Mundy / Financial Times:
India's startups have raised almost $10B in 2017 compared to $4.4B in 2016 and $7.9B in 2015   —  The megabucks are back for Indian tech start-ups.  Last year, the funding environment darkened after two years of exuberant investment followed by warnings that growth forecasts had been far too optimistic.
Oct 30, 2017, 2:55 AMIn context
Financial Times:
Chinese online lender Qudian raised $900M in US IPO, closed up 22% on its first day of trading on Wednesday   —  Qudian, one of China's largest online lenders, had a debut to remember on the New York Stock Exchange this week.  Its shares closed up 22 per cent, making a multi-millionaire of founder and chief executive Min Luo.
Oct 22, 2017, 9:50 PMIn context
Madhumita Murgia / Financial Times:
Google says it plans to take a percentage of fees for new subscriptions that media publishers get via its upcoming subscriber targeting tools   —  Google plans to share revenues with publishers which benefit from the company's new digital subscription tools, in a scheme comparable to its successful advertising revenue model.
Oct 22, 2017, 2:55 PMIn context
Leslie Hook / Financial Times:
Airbnb partners with property developer Newgard on 300-unit rental complex near Orlando, to be built, owned by Newgard but branded “Niido powered by Airbnb”   —  Airbnb is stepping up its challenge to traditional hotel operators, launching branded, purpose-built apartments in Florida …
Oct 12, 2017, 6:15 PMIn context
Madhumita Murgia / Financial Times:
A look at how some kids in the UK are using mobile devices and how it shapes their study habits, social interactions, and pursuit of entertainment   —  “Miss, do you have Instagram?  Do you have Snapchat?”  —  “Yeah Miss, can we see your Snapchat?”  —  A group of 13-year-olds …
Oct 8, 2017, 4:05 PMIn context
Rochelle Toplensky / Financial Times:
Sources: Amazon to be fined several hundred million euros in back taxes by the EU on Wednesday, after investigation into sweetheart tax deal with Luxembourg   —  Brussels will hit Amazon on Wednesday with a bill for Luxembourg back taxes worth several hundred million euros …
Oct 3, 2017, 10:50 AMIn context
Tim Bradshaw / Financial Times:
Imagination Technologies agrees to sell to China-backed private equity firm Canyon Bridge for £550M; its US-based MIPS unit sold to Tallwood VC for $65M   —  Imagination Technologies has agreed a sale to China-backed private equity firm Canyon Bridge in a deal valuing the British chipmaker at about £550m.
Sep 22, 2017, 9:20 PMIn context
Financial Times:
Sources: Amazon working on Alexa-powered smartglasses with bone-conduction audio and a new home security camera system that would tie into its Echo products   —  Amazon is working on its first wearable device: a pair of “smart glasses” that would allow its virtual assistant Alexa to be summoned any time …
Sep 20, 2017, 12:35 AMIn context

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