U.K regulators on Tuesday paved the way for Rupert Murdoch’s 21st Century Fox to buy the remaining 61% in Sky, saying that the deal can proceed as long as Fox sells the satellite TV firm’s Sky News unit to Disney or another company. That shouldn’t be difficult for Fox to agree to, as it is selling its Sky interest and other entertainment assets to Disney already. But the regulator’s decision will...
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What a Brazilian Steakhouse Says About the Tech Economy
Hi, welcome to your Weekend.One of my favorite tech memes is the “We’re so back” post, the kind that pokes fun at the industry returning to the good old days of expensive perks and wine-soaked dinners.I had a real-life “We’re so back” moment this week when I attended a bacchanalian feast thrown by Bain Capital Ventures at Fogo de Chão in San Francisco. Bain Capital’s private equity arm...
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