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Why Snap’s Spectacles Will Be Elusive

Snap’s Spectacles aren’t expected to be a big business for the company, at least until it adds augmented reality features to the camera, something that is believed to be part of the long term ...

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Jessica argues that Twitter's live video strategy won't save it. Reed and Tom talk about smart locks and Snap's Spectacles.

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For the technology industry to thrive, investors need to find entrepreneurs in more places. And the talent pool is diversifying far faster than investments firms are. That’s why we created the Future List. For three months, we worked with Social Capital to create a list of the venture capital firms best positioned for the future.

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Uber’s Self-Driving Car Puzzle

The speed at which fully autonomous cars develop will have a big impact on Uber’s ability to compete with companies like Apple and Google. Without the need for drivers, Uber’s driver network ...

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Joe Tsai: Alibaba Finding Its Groove

As Alibaba’s business improves, the company wants to expand in India and take on Tencent in social. Vice Chairman Joe Tsai says that the slowing Chinese economy isn’t a concern.

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IPO Bets: Airbnb and Uber in 2018

Subscribers predicted which tech companies would go public next year and in 2018 and which ones they expected would get acquired. The survey also showed that sentiment towards the economy ...

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