Google said Thursday it had entered into a deal with SpaceX that would allow the private rocket company to install ground stations for its Starlink satellite internet network in Google’s data centers. The deal will give users of the Starlink service in remote areas access to cloud applications that might otherwise be out of reach. It’s a high-profile win for Google as it competes with...
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Musk Puts $20 Billion Value on Twitter
Elon Musk offered Twitter employees stock grants at a valuation of roughly $20 billion, said a person familiar with an email Musk sent to staff, less than half what he paid to buy the company. It was a concrete acknowledgment of how much Twitter’s value has dropped since the deal—but it is still well above public market valuation levels for Twitter’s rivals.
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