UBER TECHNOLOGIES INC
Despite defections, Facebook officially launches Libra
The Libra Association, the nonprofit that will govern the currency, officially signed on 21 charter members on Monday at the organization's inaugural meeting in Geneva.
View: A strong US consumer won't prevent a recession
The yield curve has inverted, with 10-year Treasury note yields falling below two-year y...
The ‘i’ in iPhone may soon stand for India
India may become one of Apple’s key global production hubs as part of China derisking plan.
Uber scrambles into groceries with new acquisition. Why?
Uber’s pitch is that having drivers drop people at work or transport them on date nights gives it an opportunity to also deliver burritos, bananas or movie theater popcorn to people’s homes.
Our India strategy is to ensure technology access to local handset brands: Corning Gorilla Glass’s John Bayne
"India, however, will be the fastest-growing market with 10% growth y-o-y. It is an incredibly important market."
WeWork’s startup party ends with some 2,000 jobs set to be cut
The job cuts will mean that some employees won’t be able to live out the company’s mantra of “do what you love.”
KPMG says 5G will add to GDP, highlights need to ease financial burden in telecom sector
The report launched at India Mobile Congress (IMC) comes at a time when the telecom sector is awaiting the roll out of the latest airwave via auctions but has asked for a more reasonable sale price on the spectrum.
At private Silicon Valley summit, no love for IPOs or banks
The main target of ire was the first-day stock surge that often accompanies IPOs underwritten by banks.
Qualcomm announces support for India’s NavIC Satellite Navigation System
Support for NavIC will be available in select Qualcomm Technologies’ chipset platforms starting in late 2019 and commercial devices with NavIC support are expected to be available during the first half of 2020.
Airbnb leans toward direct listing over traditional IPO
With a private valuation of $31 billion, Airbnb is likely to be a topic of discussion. It’s slated to be one of the most high-profile companies to go public next year.
SoftBank CEO Masayoshi Son says "embarrassed and flustered" by track record
With portfolio company WeWork pulling its IPO and valuations at other key investments falling, SoftBank is struggling to attract investment to a second mammoth fund.
SoftBank’s damage From Uber, WeWork could exceed $5 billion
Uber’s share price drop was the main culprit for Vision Fund’s poor performance in the second quarter.
Uber makes JFK airport helicopter taxis available to all users
The roughly eight-minute flight will cost between $200 and $225 per person and include ground transportation on either side of the trip.
Uber launches app aimed at connecting workers with businesses
Uber Technologies Inc said it has launched an app to connect workers with businesses needing to fill available shifts.
Uber Ex-CEO Kalanick grabs slice of Behrouz biryani parent
Food is prepared through a network of tightly-packed kitchen spaces in affordable locations, far from the bustling high streets that restaurant brands favor.
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