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Rules for Tech Likely Won’t Close Regulatory Gap With Media

By Cory Weinberg and Tom Dotan

Media giant Comcast’s annual report lists 10 pages of regulations that the company operates under, ...

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Amazon’s Properties Tripled

By Priya Anand · 2 comments

Amazon.com’s purchase of Whole Foods prompted lots of talk that it has become a brick and mortar ...

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Where Amazon Finds, and Loses, AI Talent

By Priya Anand and Mike Sullivan · 3 comments

In the hunt for artificial intelligence talent, Amazon swaps employees with its Seattle neighbor Microsoft ...

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Amazon Supremacy? Think Again

By Priya Anand · 6 comments

With Amazon.com’s acquisition of Whole Foods, it might seem like there are few segments of the ...

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Tech IPO Hopes Turn to 2018

By Serena Saitto

This hasn’t turned out to be the boom year for tech IPOs that some expected, so bankers and ...

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Why Apple and Facebook Should Spend More on Video

By Martin Peers · 6 comments

Apple and Facebook’s tentative steps into video programming has fuelled a debate about so-called ...

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Stitch Fix Keeps Steady Share of Monthly Customers

By Cory Weinberg

Subscription retailer Stitch Fix has kept customers coming back for personalized boxes of clothes at a ...

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Where Lyft Gained on Uber—and Where It Didn’t

By Amir Efrati and Mike Sullivan

Lyft’s share of the ride-hailing market has hit record levels in nearly 30 major U.S. cities in the ...

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Netflix Carries Outsize Debt to Fund Original Content

By Martin Peers · 5 comments

Netflix is carrying twice as much debt, relative to its reported profits, as other major media companies, ...

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Soon Free to Sell, Few Snap Employees Have Stock Profits

By Alfred Lee and Mike Sullivan · 1 comment

Many early Snap shareholders were freed to sell stock starting Monday, but judging by the fact that the ...

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More VCs Investing in Insurance Startups as Lending Fades

By Serena Saitto and Mike Sullivan · 3 comments

As the rush of venture capital money into online lending dissipates, VCs have turned their attention to ...

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Volatile Cryptocurrencies Hit ICO Market

By Jon Victor and Mike Sullivan · 5 comments

A telltale sign of the risks involved in investing in the latest breed of initial coin offerings: The ...

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What Apple’s HomePod Is Up Against

By Mike Sullivan and Eugene Kim · 16 comments

Google has so far failed to make a dent in Amazon’s stranglehold on the voice-activated home speaker ...

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Uber Hiring Outpaces Some Tech Leaders

By Cory Weinberg and Mike Sullivan · 2 comments

Over the past year, Uber has added as many or more employees as established heavyweights Apple, Tesla and ...

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