Comcast’s confirmation on Wednesday that it is preparing an all-cash offer for the Fox assets that Disney has agreed to buy is a sign that the current media consolidation craze is peaking. As much as the news media will focus on the story of the personality clashes between the Murdochs, Comcast’s Brian Roberts and Disney’s Bob Iger, the real story is how Brian Roberts is throwing caution to the...
Get access to exclusive coverage
Read deeply reported stories from the largest newsroom in tech.
The Takeaway Asia
What the Heck Is Going On in China?
It’s been a few months of startling headlines out of the China tech sector as the government has initiated an unprecedented crackdown across all corners of China’s tech economy. More on why it is happening later—first let’s consider some of the carnage.
Microsoft Is ‘Primary Antagonist’ in DOJ’s Google Antitrust Case - Google Lawyer
Microsoft in Talks to Invest in Oyo at $9 Billion Valuation
Alibaba-Owned Turkish E-Commerce Site Trendyol Valued at $16.5 Billion
Stay in the know
Receive a summary of the day's top tech news—distilled into one email.
Access on the go
View stories on our mobile app and tune into our weekly podcast.
Join live video Q&A’s
Deep-dive into topics like startups and autonomous vehicles with our top reporters and other executives.
Enjoy a clutter-free experience
Read without any banner ads.
Recent Popular Stories
Exclusive Venture Capital Asia
Sequoia Capital vs. Hillhouse: Inside China’s Fiercest Investor Rivalry
Last fall, Sequoia Capital China, the Silicon Valley VC firm’s affiliate led by investor Neil Shen, pledged to invest $400 million in a new funding round for Full Truck Alliance, China’s “Uber for trucks.” Days later, Zhang Lei, the rival head of private-equity giant Hillhouse Capital Group, flew to Nanjing, met Full Truck’s CEO over dinner and arranged a $110 million investment in the same round, according to a person familiar with the matter.
Exclusive Venture Capital Startups
Founders Fund, Iconiq Value Ramp at $3.8 Billion in New Funding Round