China’s Twitter-like micro blog Weibo saw its shares drop as much as 7.2% in its debut on the Hong Kong exchange as investors remain skeptical of Chinese tech companies. Founded in 2009 by Sina Corp., Weibo first listed in the U.S. in 2014, a path followed by scores of Chinese tech companies eager to tap America’s highly liquid and tech-friendly capital markets. But now many of those companies...
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When Andy Wilson’s company received its first successful client referral through ChatGPT, he was shaken to his core. The founder and CEO of Logikcull, a San Francisco–based legal technology company, Wilson “had the exact same reaction to ChatGPT as I had to the internet browser in the early ’90s,” he said. “But this time I knew it would be even bigger than...
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