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Goldman Sachs just revealed it made a nice profit off Uber ahead of an IPO it hopes to help run

Goldman Sachs just revealed it made a nice profit off Uber ahead of an IPO it hopes to help run

3 days ago   |   Business Insider

Goldman Sachs on Wednesday disclosed its sale last year of a stake in Uber. It was part of CFO Stephen Scherr's extended explanation of the Wall Street firm's investing and...
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ACWA plans to make solar panels as part of SoftBank and Saudi fund's $200 billion project

5 days ago   |   Reuters   |   2 articles

ACWA Power plans to expand into solar panel manufacturing, its chief executive said, in a move which would put the power and water plants developer at the heart of Saudi...
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Arm CEO interview: Little low-power processors and big powerful dreams

Arm CEO interview: Little low-power processors and big powerful dreams

8 days ago   |   Venture Beat

Arm CEO Simon Segars wants to lead the entire semiconductor industry forward toward a trillion internet of things devices and the Singularity.
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Uber wants to go public this year, but SoftBank has yet to seat its two board members

8 days ago   |   CNBC

Uber is gearing up for a 2019 IPO, but it faces significant hurdles, including the fact that SoftBank is still owed two board seats.
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National Cheat Sheet: WeWork eyes IPO after SoftBank retreat, Sears avoids liquidation, Trump's troubles continue. & more

8 days ago   |   The Real Deal New York

WeWork mulls IPO, gets new name after SoftBank slashes $16B investment The co-working giant formerly known as WeWork is rebranding itself as The We Company after getting some...
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WeWork CEO Neumann says the company hit $2.5 billion in annualized revenue and has plenty of cash

9 days ago   |   CNBC

Even though WeWork took less money than expected from SoftBank, CEO Adam Neumann is touting the company's growth and says money is plentiful
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Buzzy $2 billion gaming startup Improbable has been dealt a major blow thanks to a weird fight with Unity

Buzzy $2 billion gaming startup Improbable has been dealt a major blow thanks to a weird fight with Unity

9 days ago   |   Business Insider

Buzzy British game tech startup Improbable says its cloud gaming platform has been blocked by Unity. Improbably says that Unity, which claims to be the most popular game...
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SoftBank Vision Fund shies away from WeWork. Alarm bells are ringing

11 days ago   |   Los Angeles Times

The tech bubble's financial backer of last resort, the $100-billion SoftBank Vision Fund, seems to be having second thoughts about its role as booster-in-chief of very...
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It took a day for WeWork's CEO to recover from the shock of a $16 billion SoftBank investment falling apart

It took a day for WeWork's CEO to recover from the shock of a $16 billion SoftBank investment falling apart

11 days ago   |   Business Insider

WeWork - the coworking space startup that just changed its name to The We Company - was recently informed it wouldn't receive the full $16 billion investment it was expecting...
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The what company? WeWork rebrands as SoftBank short-circuits funding

11 days ago   |   The Real Deal New York

A day after reports emerged that Japanese conglomerate SoftBank Group had slashed its planned funding for WeWork from $16 billion to $2 billion, the co-working giant has...
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Trump offers a 'Dreamers' deal for border-money proposal

Trump offers a 'Dreamers' deal for border-money proposal

Speaking from the White House, Trump said he was offering a "commonsense compromise both parties should embrace." Read more ...

Kentucky high school investigates students' alleged mockery of Native...

Kentucky high school investigates students' alleged mockery of Native American at rally

A Catholic high school in northern Kentucky is facing severe backlash after videos went viral showing students allegedly mocking Native Americans at a rally in Washington. Read more ...

Women's March returns amid shutdown and controversy

Women's March returns amid shutdown and controversy

It's the third year women from around the nation have participated. Read more ...

The Latest: VanZant wins first UFC fight in 2½ years

The Latest: VanZant wins first UFC fight in 2½ years

NEW YORK - The Latest on the UFC card in New York with T.J. Dillashaw and Henry Cejudo fighting for the 125-pound title : Read more ...

NBA wrap: James Harden scores 48 points as Rockets come back to beat Lakers...

NBA wrap: James Harden scores 48 points as Rockets come back to beat Lakers in OT

Houston is 26-19 and has overcome the injury bug so far this season to stay in the playoff hunt. Read more ...

At least 66 people killed, dozens injured in Mexico gasoline pipeline explosion

At least 66 people killed, dozens injured in Mexico gasoline pipeline explosion

Residents who live in the immediate vicinity of the pipeline, which runs from the cities of Tuxpan to Tula, have been evacuated. Read more ...

Kvitova takes an hour to end Anisimova's run at Aussie Open

Kvitova takes an hour to end Anisimova's run at Aussie Open

MELBOURNE, Australia - It took two-time Wimbledon champion Petra Kvitova being on top of her game to bring a very abrupt ending to 17-year-old Amanda Anisimova run of upsets at... Read more ...

Celtics star ejected from game in win over Hawks

Celtics star ejected from game in win over Hawks

Kyrie Irving scored 32 points and the Boston Celtics rallied to beat the Atlanta Hawks 113-105 on Saturday night. Read more ...

Rangers' Henrik Lundqvist climbs career wins list, now sixth all-time with...

Rangers' Henrik Lundqvist climbs career wins list, now sixth all-time with win over Bruins

New York Rangers netminder Henrik Lundqvist now sits in sole possession of sixth on the all-time NHL wins list after notching his 446th career victory Saturday night in Boston. Read more ...

Zion Williamson, RJ Barrett propel No. 1 Duke past Virginia

Zion Williamson, RJ Barrett propel No. 1 Duke past Virginia

DURHAM, N.C. - RJ Barrett scored 30 points, Zion Williamson had 27 and No. 1 Duke beat No. 4 Virginia 72-70 on Saturday night to give the Cavaliers their first loss of the... Read more ...