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Ryan Knutson / Wall Street Journal:
Verizon says it plans to start offering home broadband over its 5G wireless network in late 2018, starting in Sacramento, CA; pricing and other details TBD   —  Customers will likely have to place a box in their windows to convert signals  —  Verizon Communications Inc. VZ 2.21% plans …
Nov 30, 2017, 12:25 PMIn context
Jack Nicas / Wall Street Journal:
Sources: Alphabet is considering folding Nest Labs into Google's hardware team, reversing its split two years ago, to better compete with Amazon's home devices   —  Integration of Alphabet units would reverse an element of 2015 split as Google and Nest chase Amazon in home devices
Nov 30, 2017, 8:50 AMIn context
Imani Moise / Wall Street Journal:
Design software company Autodesk says it will cut 13% of its staff, or 1,150 jobs, as it continues to shift its business towards subscription revenue   —  Shares tumble as it plans to divest from certain areas to refocus on new priorities  —  Design-software provider Autodesk Inc. ADSK -.22% …
Nov 29, 2017, 12:15 PMIn context
Zeke Turner / Wall Street Journal:
How Germany's economy has failed to modernize alongside its rivals in Europe and US, with one estimate saying it captures 10% of its digital potential   —  Mr. Nohroudi, however, identified something holding back Germany's startup culture.  In the U.S., he said, “public-sector players are willing to buy from young companies.”
Nov 28, 2017, 12:45 PMIn context
Kelsey Gee / Wall Street Journal:
Growing number of US employers, particularly in retail, restaurant, and service sectors, are giving workers faster access to wages through payday apps   —  Instant pay helps boost employee attendance, but can make saving hard to do  —  For more workers across America, every day is payday.
Nov 27, 2017, 9:30 AMIn context
Li Yuan / Wall Street Journal:
Chinese AI and cloud computing startups eye huge opportunities in the country's growing but nascent enterprise tech market that is devoid of dominant players   —  China's enterprise-applications market has huge potential and is devoid of a dominant player  —  As much as the world heralds …
Nov 27, 2017, 2:35 AMIn context
Cat Zakrzewski / Wall Street Journal:
Pokémon Go developer Niantic raises ~$200M Series B led by Spark Capital with participation from Founders Fund, Meritech, Javelin Venture Capital, and others   —  Series B led by Spark Capital is secured as company prepares to release a ‘Harry Potter’ title
Nov 24, 2017, 3:15 PMIn context
Eliot Brown / Wall Street Journal:
Dow Jones VentureSource: 516 new US venture funds raised since 2013, with 133 in 2016 and 87 so far in 2017; firms raised $44B in 2016, most since dot-com crash   —  Silicon Valley lures unusual mix of prospectors, despite fears too much money is chasing too few good ideas
Nov 24, 2017, 11:05 AMIn context
Brent Kendall / Wall Street Journal:
Profile of Makan Delrahim, the DoJ's antitrust chief, confirmed on Sept. 27, who is leading the lawsuit against AT&T over its proposed merger with Time Warner   —  Seven weeks into the job, he is at helm of Justice Department's biggest competition case since the late 1990s
Nov 22, 2017, 7:15 PMIn context
Wall Street Journal:
Sources say Iconiq Capital, a $7B asset management firm linked to many Silicon Valley elites, plans to refocus on tech investments, including buyouts   —  Shift in strategy by Iconiq Capital raises the specter of possible conflicts with some of its clients  —  A secretive wealth manager …
Nov 22, 2017, 5:50 PMIn context

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