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Ryan Dezember / Wall Street Journal:
Profile of Thasos, which leases trillions of anonymized GPS coordinates from ~1,000 smartphone apps and sells insights from the data to Wall Street traders   —  The phone in your pocket is dishing info on where you spend your time and, likely, money  —  When Tesla Inc. TSLA .62% Chief Executive Elon Musk …
Nov 2, 2018, 7:05 PMIn context
Timothy W. Martin / Wall Street Journal:
Sources: Samsung will share more details about its foldable screen phone and open Bixby to third-party developers at its developer conference next week   —  New features for Bixby are meant to challenge the dominance of Apple, Amazon and Alphabet in artificial intelligence
Nov 2, 2018, 8:45 AMIn context
Katie Roof / Wall Street Journal:
Source and filing: Zume, which runs delivery trucks with robots that prepare pizza, raises $375M from SoftBank and plans for $375M more at a $2.25B valuation   —  Newest funding calls for two tranches of $375 million, and one is already completed  —  Zume Inc. is in the process of raising …
Nov 1, 2018, 4:15 PMIn context
Benjamin Mullin / Wall Street Journal:
Recode to be folded into Vox.com starting early next year with no expected layoffs; current EIC Dan Frommer will be replaced by Jason del Rey in the interim   —  Editor in Chief Dan Frommer to depart; no staff cuts are planned as a result of the combination, Vox said
Nov 1, 2018, 12:30 PMIn context
Timothy W. Martin / Wall Street Journal:
PwC report says that top US tech companies, led by Amazon and Google, spend more than $5 in R&D for every $1 spent by Chinese companies   —  Led by Amazon and Google, U.S. firms spend $5 for every $1 by Chinese companies, PwC says  —  SEOUL—As the U.S. and China tussle over trade and technology …
Oct 31, 2018, 4:40 AMIn context
Andrea Fuller / Wall Street Journal:
A look at Founders Fund-backed Grabr, which connects shoppers with travelers willing to deliver items abroad, has 500K+ users, many of which evade customs   —  Many travelers dodge customs to satisfy bargain-savvy shoppers, some users say  —  Online companies that hook up travelers willing …
Oct 30, 2018, 3:35 AMIn context
Greg Bensinger / Wall Street Journal:
Lime has hired Uber's former business chief David Richter to oversee M&A, sales strategy, and other finance operations; he will also serve as interim CFO   —  David Richter will serve as Lime's chief of business, where he will oversee mergers and acquisitions, sales strategy and other finance operations
Oct 30, 2018, 1:30 AMIn context
Yoree Koh / Wall Street Journal:
Intel says it has achieved “full US workforce representation” 2 years ahead of 2020 goal and that US staff is 26.8% female, 9.2% Hispanic, 4.6% African American   —  Chip maker calls it a first step as it now employs 27% women, 9% Hispanic and under 5% African American
Oct 29, 2018, 7:40 PMIn context
Aisha Al-Muslim / Wall Street Journal:
Expedia says it has acquired short-term home rental startups Pillow and ApartmentJet as it looks to expand accommodation options and compete with Airbnb   —  Online travel company seeks to expand its accommodation options  —  Expedia Group Inc. EXPE 2.93% has bought two startups …
Oct 26, 2018, 6:25 PMIn context
Wall Street Journal:
Sources: Epic Games' $1.25B round values the company at almost $15B with at least some of the investment coming from sales of shares by existing holders   —  Epic Games Inc., the creator of the smash-hit videogame “Fortnite,” is valued at almost $15 billion as part of a major new investment round.
Oct 26, 2018, 2:44 PMIn context

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