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Wall Street Journal:
Amazon to Sell Its China Cloud-Computing Business   —  Beijing Sinnet says it will buy Amazon Web Services' China business for as much as $300 million  —  Amazon.com Inc.'s cloud-computing service is throwing in the towel in China.  —  Beijing Sinnet Technology Co., Amazon's Chinese partner …
Nov 13, 2017, 11:00 PMIn context
Jack Nicas / Wall Street Journal:
Missouri AG launches probe into Google's practices including user data collection, use of other sites' content, and if search results favor its own services   —  Investigation includes whether Google unfairly favors its content in search results  —  Missouri's attorney general has launched …
Nov 13, 2017, 12:36 PMIn context
Greg Bensinger / Wall Street Journal:
Study: increases and decreases in Uber's base fare have little effect on long-term driver earnings   —  Study co-authored by company finds drivers inevitably take home about the same earnings whether fares go up or down  —  Hours before Uber Technologies Inc.'s chief executive resigned in June …
Nov 12, 2017, 8:10 PMIn context
Wall Street Journal:
At a congressional hearing, the interim Equifax CEO said he's not sure if the company is encrypting consumer data stored on its computers   —  Interim chief should have asked his staff ‘the day he took over,’ analyst says  —  Two months after Equifax Inc. EFX -.20% reported …
Nov 12, 2017, 10:00 AMIn context
Takashi Mochizuki / Wall Street Journal:
Sources: Nintendo plans to make 25M to 30M Switch consoles during the next fiscal year which begins April 2018   —  Nintendo plans to make 25 million to 30 million Switch game consoles next year  —  TOKYO— Nintendo Co. NTDOY -2.38% plans to pick up the production pace for its hit Switch …
Nov 10, 2017, 6:20 PMIn context
Wall Street Journal:
Sources: Musical.ly acquired for as much as $1B by Beijing Bytedance Technology Co., maker of news app Toutiao   —  With 60 million monthly users, startup sells to Chinese maker of news app Toutiao  —  Musical.ly Inc., the maker of a lip-syncing app popular among teens and tweens …
Nov 9, 2017, 9:15 PMIn context
Rolfe Winkler / Wall Street Journal:
Investors including Goldman Sachs and Google sue digital ad startup Outcome Health for alleged fraud, breach of contract after investing $487.5M in the company   —  Investors had put in nearly $500 million in the company about eight months ago  —  Investors in Outcome Health on Tuesday sued …
Nov 9, 2017, 12:20 PMIn context
Wall Street Journal:
Russian Twitter accounts posing as Americans began to support Trump in June 2015, weeks after he announced campaign and earlier than previously known   —  In three months after Mr. Trump announced his candidacy, tweets from Russian accounts offered far more praise for the businessman than criticism
Nov 6, 2017, 4:03 PMIn context
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

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