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Leslie Hook / Financial Times:
Uber says it has reached profitability in all of its developed markets, claims China accounts for one third of its daily trips   —  Uber says it has now reached profitability in all its developed markets, underscoring the business case for the new ride-hailing models that are disrupting the transportation industry.
Jun 17, 2016, 11:25 AMIn context
Tim Bradshaw / Financial Times:
Sony confirms plans to launch an upgraded PS4 with 4K support, says the console won't be unveiled next week at E3   —  Sony is developing an upgraded version of its PlayStation 4 gaming console that will offer ultra-high definition 4K resolution and richer graphics, according to the unit's chief executive …
Jun 10, 2016, 11:20 AMIn context
Financial Times:
Sources: Apple had preliminary discussions about buying Time Warner last year as spending on original content set to increase   —  A top Apple executive raised the prospect of the iPhone maker buying Time Warner at a meeting with the owner of HBO, CNN and Warner Brothers, according to three people who were briefed on it.
May 26, 2016, 9:40 AMIn context
Financial Times:
EU to propose rule that video streaming services like Netflix and Amazon Prime have 20% EU content in catalog   —  Netflix and Amazon's video streaming services could be forced to devote “at least” 20 per cent of their catalogues to European films and TV shows as part of an overhaul of the EU's broadcasting rules.
May 20, 2016, 7:30 AMIn context
Lauren Fedor / Financial Times:
ARM buys computer vision specialist Apical for $350M to bolster its IoT initiatives   —  UK chip designer Arm Holdings has bought imaging specialist Apical as the tech company shifts its focus away from smartphones and steps up its investments in new markets.
May 19, 2016, 11:40 PMIn context
Duncan Robinson / Financial Times:
Social networks like Facebook and Snapchat face challenge of getting parental consent for under-16 users in EU after new rules go into effect 2018   —  Facebook, Snapchat, Twitter have tough task on rules for kids  —  Social networks will need to get parental consent for users under 16
Apr 22, 2016, 4:05 AMIn context
Financial Times:
Lexmark to be acquired by consortium led by Apex Technology and PAG Asia Capital for $3.6B including debt   —  Chinese consortium snaps up Lexmark for $3.6bn  —  Lexmark, a US printer manufacturer, has agreed to be acquired by a Chinese consortium for $3.6bn as mainland companies continue …
Apr 20, 2016, 7:35 PMIn context
Christian Oliver / Financial Times:
Sources: EU antitrust charges against Google over Android may be announced very soon   —  Europe nearing Google antitrust charges  —  Brussels has stepped up its efforts to finalise antitrust charges related to the Android mobile operating system, advancing a case which is set to sharply escalate …
Apr 17, 2016, 8:00 PMIn context
Hannah Kuchler / Financial Times:
Pinterest rolls out Promoted Pins outside the US, first in the UK, where MAUs are up 50% YoY to 10M, then in other English-speaking markets later this year   —  Pinterest sharpens focus on expansion with promoted pins in UK  —  Pinterest has started selling Promoted Pins in the UK …
Apr 11, 2016, 10:55 AMIn context
Shannon Bond / Financial Times:
Publishers of 1200+ newspapers send cease and desist letter to makers of Brave browser, claiming its plan to block and replace ads is illegal   —  US newspapers raise alarm over new ad-blocker Brave  —  US newspapers including the New York Times, the Washington Post and the Wall Street Journal …
Apr 7, 2016, 6:20 PMIn context

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