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Wall Street Journal:
Facebook marketing exec says users generally haven't changed settings amid the recent privacy scandals and that it doesn't expect any revenue impact   —  Company marketing executive says users generally haven't changed privacy settings amid recent concerns  —  LONDON— Facebook Inc. FB -1.47% …
Apr 13, 2018, 8:50 AMIn context
Wall Street Journal:
Sources: Julian Wheatland, chairman of Cambridge Analytica's British affiliate, named company CEO; acting CEO Alex Tayler returns to role as chief data officer   —  Shakeup comes in wake of video showing company discussing entrapment tactics in political campaigns
Apr 11, 2018, 6:00 PMIn context
Wall Street Journal:
Despite Trump's repeated criticism of Amazon and Washington Post, Jeff Bezos has remained silent; sources say it reflects his desire to play the long game   —  Amazon's chief executive has refrained from public criticism of the president since the election  —  For years, Amazon.com Inc. AMZN …
Apr 11, 2018, 8:50 AMIn context
Peter Grant / Wall Street Journal:
Knotel, a WeWork rival planning to use blockchain to track commercial property listings, raises $70M Series B; Pitchbook data shows deal values firm at ~$500M   —  Latest funding round values firm at about $500 million; company developing service to track space listings
Apr 10, 2018, 4:10 PMIn context
Julie Steinberg / Wall Street Journal:
Sources: Ant Financial, the fintech affiliate of Alibaba, is preparing to raise $9B in a private funding round at a valuation of almost $150B   —  Latest funding round could value the financial technology firm at close to $150 billion  —  Chinese billionaire Jack Ma's financial-technology business …
Apr 10, 2018, 8:10 AMIn context
Wall Street Journal:
Some Facebook staff say Cambridge Analytica scandal is mostly being hyped by the media; Zuckerberg said job applicants haven't been deterred by it, says source   —  Many workers are undaunted by user-data scandal; issues are mostly hype, some say  —  Facebook Inc. FB -.18% may be losing friends …
Apr 9, 2018, 11:00 PMIn context
Peter Rudegeair / Wall Street Journal:
PayPal partnering with small US banks to offer traditional banking services like debit cards, direct deposits, and FDIC insurance to its customers   —  Company partners with small banks to offer debit cards, direct deposit and other services  —  PayPal PYPL -4.02% Holdings Inc. is nudging …
Apr 9, 2018, 11:10 AMIn context
Dave Michaels / Wall Street Journal:
Sources: Coinbase met with SEC to discuss registering as a licensed broker and trading venue, which would let it list tokens for issuers registered with SEC   —  Move comes as regulators wage aggressive campaign to supervise fledgling industry  —  WASHINGTON—Coinbase, a leading cryptocurrency firm …
Apr 6, 2018, 8:55 PMIn context
Wall Street Journal:
While Trump attacks Amazon, the company's deals with the government to shift computing services to the cloud are predicted to grow to $2B+ in 2018   —  The company has won billions of dollars in business to help the government shift computing services from legacy mainframes onto the cloud
Apr 5, 2018, 8:35 AMIn context
Wall Street Journal:
Private fundraising widens gap over the public market with $2.4T raised last year in the US, fueling the rise of Silicon Valley unicorns and coin offerings   —  The boom is transforming how companies grow, concentrating investing in fewer hands and raising concerns about oversight
Apr 3, 2018, 8:20 AMIn context

Sponsor Posts

Microsoft:
Testing a datacenter under the sea  —  Envisioned to be resilient and self-sustainable, Project Natick enters a new research phase off the Scottish coast.
IBM:
IBM will give $200,000 to a team that can come up with a solution for natural disaster preparedness  —  Call for Code, The initiative for developers to use their mastery of the latest technologies, to build solutions that can change the world.
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