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Wall Street Journal:
A Japanese hotel that opened in 2015 as the “world's first robot hotel” has fired most of its robots after they frustrated guests and made more work for staff   —  The robot revolution will have to wait at the Henn na Hotel in Japan, which is laying off low-performing droids
Jan 19, 2019, 9:20 PMIn context
Wall Street Journal:
Sources: Airbnb held informal talks to buy discounted hotel booking app HotelTonight; HotelTonight was valued at $463M in a March 2017 funding round   —  A deal would give the home-sharing company more inventory and help it move into hotel bookings  —  Airbnb Inc. has held talks …
Jan 18, 2019, 4:50 PMIn context
Wall Street Journal:
Sources: DOJ is pursuing a criminal case against Huawei for alleged trade secret theft from US business partners including T-Mobile; indictment is expected soon   —  Probe involves allegations that Huawei stole robot phone-testing technology from T-Mobile  —  Federal prosecutors are pursuing …
Jan 16, 2019, 3:36 PMIn context
Wall Street Journal:
Sources: Lenovo is partnering with Verizon to reintroduce the Motorola Razr phone with a foldable screen, at a price starting at ~$1,500   —  Motorola seeks to revive flip phone that was dethroned by the iPhone a decade ago  —  The Motorola Razr phone is making a comeback.
Jan 16, 2019, 10:15 AMIn context
Tim Higgins / Wall Street Journal:
Autonomous vehicle startup Zoox names Intel exec Aicha Evans as CEO, making her one of the most high-profile black women running a Silicon Valley tech company   —  The Senegal native will become one of the most high-profile black women running a Silicon Valley tech company
Jan 14, 2019, 4:15 PMIn context
Laura Cooper / Wall Street Journal:
Vista Equity Partners takes majority stake in Quick Base, which helps people with no coding experience build business apps, source says for more than $1B   —  The more than $1 billion deal is the latest in a string of acquisitions by Vista Equity Partners  —  Quick Base Inc. …
Jan 14, 2019, 11:00 AMIn context
David Pierce / Wall Street Journal:
How MicroLED display technology, demoed by Samsung at CES, may let customers assemble their own TVs to the exact size and shape they want, like LEGO bricks   —  MicroLED is better looking, more efficient and more versatile than any previous display tech.  Now all Samsung, Sony …
Jan 12, 2019, 2:20 PMIn context
Wall Street Journal:
Sources: Commerce Department signals it will not renew export license for Futurewei Technologies, Huawei's Silicon Valley-based R&D unit   —  R&D unit Futurewei is no longer able to send home some technologies developed in U.S.  —  Huawei Technologies Co. is contending with a new obstacle …
Jan 11, 2019, 2:30 PMIn context
Maureen Farrell / Wall Street Journal:
Sources: Slack is planning to go public through a direct listing, likely to debut in the second quarter   —  Messaging company, recently valued at $7 billion, aims to debut in the second quarter  —  Slack Technologies Inc. is planning to go public through a direct listing …
Jan 11, 2019, 7:25 AMIn context
Wall Street Journal:
Sources: Apple plans three new iPhones for this fall, including a high-end one with a triple rear camera and an iPhone XR successor with a dual-camera system   —  Three new iPhone models planned for 2019, including one with a triple rear camera  —  Apple Inc. AAPL .32% is planning …
Jan 11, 2019, 4:55 AMIn context

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