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Ted Greenwald / Wall Street Journal:
Rivals Intel and AMD Team Up on PC Chips to Battle Nvidia   —  New laptop-computer chip will combine an Intel processor and an AMD graphics unit  —  Intel Corp. INTC -1.61% and Advanced Micro Devices Inc., AMD 2.49% archrivals for decades, are teaming up to thwart a common competitor, Nvidia Corp. NVDA 1.34%
Nov 6, 2017, 8:05 AMIn context
Laura Stevens / Wall Street Journal:
Amazon quietly rolls out a “Discount provided by Amazon” tag, lowering prices of select third-party items by up to 9% and covering the difference   —  The move allows the retail giant to compete more fiercely with low-cost rivals, but could hurt its relationship with big-name brands, manufacturers and merchants
Nov 6, 2017, 12:40 AMIn context
Wall Street Journal:
Sources: inability to agree on controlling stake, valuation, and fear of opposition from regulators doomed the T-Mobile-Sprint merger   —  After months of talks, billionaire Masayoshi Son was unwilling to give up control of his U.S. wireless network  —  During months of merger talks …
Nov 5, 2017, 5:50 PMIn context
Wall Street Journal:
Billionaire Saudi Prince Alwaleed bin Talal, who holds large stakes in Twitter, Lyft, and Apple, arrested in apparent power consolidation   —  Saudi leadership in recent months has clamped down on any traces of dissent  —  Saudi authorities carried out a new wave of arrests targeting royals …
Nov 4, 2017, 8:40 PMIn context
Wall Street Journal:
Sources: Marvell in advanced talks to merge with Cavium to create chipmaker worth ~$14B   —  Marvell had market value around $9 billion while Cavium's was above $4 billion  —  Marvell Technology Group Ltd. MRVL 1.26% is in advanced talks to combine with Cavium Inc., CAVM 3.42% according …
Nov 3, 2017, 7:45 PMIn context
Wall Street Journal:
Sources: T-Mobile resumes merger talks with Sprint by making new offer; deal could be reached within weeks   —  T-Mobile has restarted merger talks with Sprint and the two telecom firms could reach a deal within weeks unless they fail to agree on terms, according to people familiar with the matter.
Nov 2, 2017, 7:15 PMIn context
Li Yuan / Wall Street Journal:
Despite meeting with President Xi Jinping, US tech leaders should be wary of waning influence in China as it enters “a new era” of Communist Party supremacy   —  U.S. tech companies need to rethink their relationship with China—and fast  —  American tech giants need to rethink their relationship with China.
Nov 2, 2017, 3:40 PMIn context
Wall Street Journal:
Sources: US DoJ identified more than six members of the Russian government involved in hacking the DNC and could charge them next year, but arrests are unlikely   —  At least six Russian government officials are identified as part of ongoing investigation  —  The Justice Department …
Nov 2, 2017, 8:40 AMIn context
Greg Bensinger / Wall Street Journal:
Sources: Uber-SoftBank deal in jeopardy, after Kalanick pushed back on provision requiring majority of board to approve any directors he appoints in the future   —  The fresh infighting shows how Mr. Kalanick's role continues to loom over the ride-hailing giant
Nov 1, 2017, 2:57 PMIn context
Tripp Mickle / Wall Street Journal:
Apple changed its standard iPhone review PR strategy for the iPhone X, prioritizing YouTubers and celebrities over established names in tech journalism   —  ‘Unusual’ change in strategy means latest phone got less testing than most of its predecessors before reviews could be published
Oct 31, 2017, 3:20 PMIn context

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