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Why One Startup Founder Turned Down a $1.1 Billion SoftBank Deal

Startups, when they raise venture money to build their businesses, begin with a Series A round and then proceed through Series E, F or...
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How 5G Will Transform the Way We Live and Work

(Bloomberg) -- Self-driving cars, remote robotic surgery, autonomous weapons -- all that and much more is set to be delivered via the 5G wireless network,...
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Bezoses’ Divorce Terms Ease Concern Over Who Controls Amazon

Amazon.com Inc. Chief Executive Officer Jeff Bezos will retain 75 percent of his stock in the company following his divorce from MacKenzie Bezos, the...
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YouTube Managers Ignored Warnings, Let Toxic Videos Run Rampant

A year ago, Susan Wojcicki was on stage to defend YouTube. Her company, hammered for months for fueling falsehoods online, was reeling from another...
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Raiar Tech Brings to Oman, Unity Training Courses

Oman based technology and innovation company, Raiar Technologies have become the Sultanate’s first Unity Authorized Training Partner after signing an agreement with KnowledgePoint Connect...
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Facebook’s Zuckerberg Calls for Global Internet Regulations

(Bloomberg) -- Facebook Inc. Chief Executive Officer Mark Zuckerberg called for new global regulations governing the internet on Saturday, recommending overarching rules on hateful and...
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Uber, Mastercard Deals Mark Arrival of Mideast Tech Sector

(Bloomberg) -- When it comes to technology and venture investing, the Middle East hasn’t historically ranked as a top destination for companies looking to deploy...
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Abu Dhabi Partners With Microsoft, SoftBank to Start Tech Hub

(Bloomberg) -- Abu Dhabi is teaming up with companies such as Microsoft Corp. and SoftBank Group Corp. to open a technology startup center as the...
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Uber Is Said to Seal $3.1 Billion Deal to Buy Careem...

Uber Technologies Inc. is set to announce a $3.1 billion cash-and-share deal to acquire its Dubai-based rival Careem Networks FZ as early as this...
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Mrsool Outdoes Uber, Facebook in Saudi

(Bloomberg) -- Typing out your order on Mrsool is only the start of what’s made the Saudi delivery app more popular in the kingdom than...
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