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Snap Lays Off Two Dozen Employees

By Tom Dotan · 1 comment

Snap laid off around two dozen people in recent days, mostly in its content team, according to people ...


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Can’t Code? AWS Project Aims to Attract Broader Range of Users

By Kevin McLaughlin

Amazon is entering the “no-code" game. The cloud leader wants to enable business users who ...


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Inside Alibaba and Didi’s Tussle Over a Multibillion Dollar Startup

By Juro Osawa and Yunan Zhang · 1 comment

Last fall, Didi Chuxing tried to get bike-sharing company Ofo to merge with main competitor Mobike. The ...


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How Many Board Seats Is Too Many?

By Alfred Lee · 4 comments

Scandals at Uber and SoFi have led to renewed calls for stronger board oversight in Silicon Valley. But is ...


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The Numbers Uber Shows Investors

By Amir Efrati · 5 comments

If you're curious about the details of Uber's finances, check out the table below.

It shows ...


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Airbnb Fuels Boutique Rental Startups, but Regulatory Risks Loom

By Cory Weinberg

A new breed of vacation rental startup offering upscale apartments to tourists is attracting interest from ...


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When Self-Driving Car Startups Go Private

By Amir Efrati

Every weekday at 4 p.m., retirees Irene and Daniel Grim use an app to summon a self-driving car. Operated ...


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China’s Didi Misses December Ride Target, Declares ‘War of the Century’

By Yunan Zhang · 3 comments

Didi Chuxing missed its target for the number of daily rides taken in December, according to internal data ...


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AngelList to Launch $35 Million Fund to Groom VC Investors

By Serena Saitto · 8 comments

Naval Ravikant shook up early-stage investing by launching AngelList. Now, working with Boston-based ...


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Snowflake Computing Raised $270 Million at $1.5 Billion Valuation

By Serena Saitto and Kevin McLaughlin · 2 comments

Snowflake Computing, a five-year-old cloud database startup, has raised a $270 million Series E round of ...


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Google Takes On Microsoft With Voice, Video Upgrades

By Kevin McLaughlin · 1 comment

Google Cloud is working on major improvements to its G Suite productivity applications to bolster its ...


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In Major Shift, Amazon, Salesforce Move Away From Oracle

By Kevin McLaughlin · 5 comments

On Oracle’s earnings call in mid-December, a Wall Street analyst asked whether the company was ...


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Inside Huawei’s Plans to Challenge Apple in the U.S.

By Juro Osawa · 3 comments

The U.S. may no longer be a safe refuge for Apple and Samsung from the relentless rise of Huawei. When ...


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Google Ramps Up Mobile Chipmaking With Talent From Apple

By Aaron Tilley · 4 comments

Google has hired John Bruno, a well-regarded chip designer from Apple who had worked on the ...


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