SoftBank’s $93 Billion Vision Problem

By Shai Oster · 2 comments

Nearly two decades ago, SoftBank founder Masayoshi Son stunned his peers when he made a $20 million bet on ...


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Inside Snap’s Growth Struggles

By Tom Dotan · 3 comments

Last summer, members of Snap’s growth team presented CEO Evan Spiegel and other executives with ...


The Bright Side of AWS’s Slowing Revenue Growth

By Eugene Kim · 2 comments

When shopping startup Moovweb first launched a decade ago, it used Amazon Web Services, paying by the hour ...


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At Uber, Waymo Lawsuit Brings New Risks

By Amir Efrati · 3 comments

Shortly after Alphabet’s self-driving car unit Waymo filed a lawsuit in late February alleging Uber ...


VCs Flock to China’s Latest Rental Craze: Smartphone Batteries

By Yunan Zhang · 2 comments

If you’re caught in a downpour in China, you can rent an umbrella to keep you dry. If you’re ...


Modest Proposals

Time to Pay Attention to Cryptocurrencies

By Sam Lessin · 11 comments

In the last few weeks there have been massive runups in several cryptocurrencies. The market ...


Modest Conversations: The Near Future of AI

By Sam Lessin · 1 comment

For this week’s modest conversation we have a double header on the near future of AI.  

Lukas ...


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The Information You Missed This Week

By The Information Staff

Good Morning!

We learned this week another reason why Silicon Valley and Washington, D.C., will never be ...


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