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Chao Deng / Wall Street Journal:
More than 200 online lenders in China have either shut down or scaled back operations in recent weeks amid a slowing economy and stringent fintech regulations   —  Slowing economy and tighter controls curtail operations of hundreds of firms  —  BEIJING—A string of Chinese internet lenders …
Jul 23, 2018, 9:30 AMIn context
Yoko Kubota / Wall Street Journal:
Profile of China's BOE, which supplies LCD screens for MacBooks and iPads and, sources say, wants to supply OLED displays for Apple from 2020   —  If BOE succeeds, it would not only prove its manufacturing prowess but also score a win for China in its tech race against South Korea and Japan
Jul 22, 2018, 8:25 PMIn context
Wall Street Journal:
French IT infrastructure services company Atos has agreed to acquire US-based rival Syntel for around $3.4B in cash   —  France's Atos nears $4 billion deal for Syntel, part of strategy to expand geographic footprint  —  France's Atos SE is nearing a deal that could be worth up to $4 billion …
Jul 22, 2018, 10:55 AMIn context
Wall Street Journal:
Sources: event-planning company Eventbrite has filed confidentially for an IPO; the company has raised more than $350M and was valued at more than $1B in 2014   —  Event-planning company has filed confidentially for an IPO  —  Event-planning company Eventbrite Inc. has filed …
Jul 20, 2018, 8:25 PMIn context
Kirsten Grind / Wall Street Journal:
Facebook suspends data analytics firm Crimson Hexagon, which boasts repository of 1T social media posts, as it investigates the company's government contracts   —  Facebook says it was probing whether data-analytics firm Crimson Hexagon's government contracts comply with Facebook policies
Jul 20, 2018, 4:35 PMIn context
Joe Flint / Wall Street Journal:
Netflix is creating a comedy-focused radio channel in partnership with Sirius XM, due to launch in January 2019   —  Satellite-radio comedy channel expected to launch by January  —  Netflix is coming to radio.  —  The streaming-content giant has cut a deal with Sirius XM Holdings Inc. SIRI 1.20% …
Jul 18, 2018, 1:45 PMIn context
Timothy W. Martin / Wall Street Journal:
Sources: Samsung to launch phone with a 7" display that can be folded in half like a wallet early next year; Bixby speaker launching in about a month for ~$300   —  The phone will feature a roughly 7-inch display that folds in half  —  SEOUL— Samsung Electronics Co. is planning to introduce …
Jul 18, 2018, 10:05 AMIn context
Wall Street Journal:
Walmart strikes a five-year strategic partnership to use Microsoft's cloud tech, AI, machine learning, and other services, as both firms look to fend off Amazon   —  The shared rivalry with Amazon ‘is absolutely core to this,’ Microsoft CEO Satya Nadella says
Jul 17, 2018, 7:10 AMIn context
Wall Street Journal:
Study: China is pouring money into US tech through loosely regulated VC investments with 1,300+ funding rounds representing ~$11B from 2000 through May 2018   —  National security hawks have singled out Chinese investment as posing disproportionate risks to the U.S.
Jul 16, 2018, 11:05 PMIn context
Wall Street Journal:
Netflix reports Q2 membership growth of 5.2M, 1M less than forecast, and a profit of $384M, up from $65M last year; stock down 5%   —  Video site blamed faulty internal forecasting, not business reasons like price increases  —  Netflix Inc. missed its own forecasts by more than a million subscribers …
Jul 16, 2018, 4:17 PMIn context

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