Not every investor in The Athletic is completely thrilled with the company’s sale to The New York Times. In fact, Powerhouse Capital, an early investor in The Athletic—and an investment firm started by former TPG and CAA executives Salim Mitha and Ian Doody—thinks the sports media startup could have netted more. “The Management team opted for this all-cash acquisition at the last round’s...
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A bipartisan group of U.S. senators that has been trying to rein in Google and other big tech companies plans to introduce a bill that would regulate the shadowy world of online ads more like how the government regulates Wall Street. The draft bill, aiming to prevent potential conflicts of interest, would effectively force Google to sell or spin off major parts of its dominant advertising...
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