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Yoree Koh / Wall Street Journal:
Women startup founders own 39 cents for every dollar of equity a male founder owns, says study that used anonymized data from more than 6,000 US-based companies   —  New study shows that female employees at startups own 47 cents for every dollar of equity a male employee owns
Sep 18, 2018, 3:35 PMIn context
Wall Street Journal:
Sources: as recently as last year, Facebook pressed banks for the ability to use customer financial data passing through Messenger for purposes like advertising   —  The social network's negotiating stance with institutions evolved  —  Facebook Inc. FB .14% had been haggling with financial firms …
Sep 18, 2018, 1:25 PMIn context
Wall Street Journal:
Google partners with Renault-Nissan-Mitsubishi Alliance to provide Android-powered infotainment systems, with integrated maps, assistant, more, starting in 2021   —  Car makers have been reluctant to cede control to tech rivals; drivers will have better integration of Google's maps, app store and voice-activated assistant
Sep 18, 2018, 5:30 AMIn context
Jeffrey A. Trachtenberg / Wall Street Journal:
Salesforce founder Marc Benioff and his wife, Lynne Benioff, to buy Time Magazine for $190M from Meredith Corp., expecting to close within 30 days   —  Benioffs won't have day-to-day operational role at Time Magazine  —  Time magazine will have a new home.
Sep 16, 2018, 6:51 PMIn context
Wall Street Journal:
Amazon confirms it is investigating claims that its employees in US and China accepted bribes for internal data and other confidential info on Amazon merchants   —  Employees, through intermediaries, are offering internal data to help merchants increase their sales on the website
Sep 16, 2018, 11:35 AMIn context
John D. McKinnon / Wall Street Journal:
After receiving “increased level of interest”, DOJ has invited a bipartisan group of 24 state AGs to upcoming meeting on alleged speech stifling by tech firms   —  Late-September meeting, announced last week, to focus on antitrust issues and stifling of conservative speech
Sep 15, 2018, 10:20 PMIn context
Wall Street Journal:
Investigation: North Korean operatives are evading US sanctions and earning millions by using fake identities on services like Github, Slack, and Paypal   —  Hiding behind social-media fake profiles, a group linked to Pyongyang solicited technology work to send hard currency back home
Sep 14, 2018, 6:05 PMIn context
Christopher Mims / Wall Street Journal:
The bubble around self-driving cars has turned into a trough of disillusionment; firms are now factoring for autonomous driving tech to be viable much later   —  The bubble around self-driving cars turns into a ‘trough of disillusionment’; firms refactor for much later arrival
Sep 13, 2018, 6:50 PMIn context
Wall Street Journal:
Sources: two years before it was hacked, Equifax told the FBI of suspicions that company data including code and HR files may have been stolen by Chinese spies   —  The credit-reporting company went to the FBI with its suspicions—then the investigation stalled
Sep 13, 2018, 8:55 AMIn context
Rob Copeland / Wall Street Journal:
Profile of Olaf Carlson-Wee, who turned $14K into $150M by betting on cryptocurrency, and his fund Polychain Capital, which earned investors 2,303% last year   —  Now running the world's largest crypto hedge fund, the 29-year-old says he is undeterred by recent losses
Sep 13, 2018, 1:45 AMIn context

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