E-commerce startup Jet.com announced a $350 million cash infusion Tuesday led by Fidelity Investments, providing money to help the company attract customers during its first holiday shopping season.
Nikesh Arora was hired last year by SoftBank Group and has since been promoted to president and the most likely successor to founder Masayoshi Son.
It’s a fall evening in Tokyo, and Nikesh Arora is supposed to be in two places at once.
Deliveroo, the upscale London online food-delivery service, raised $100 million in a funding round led by DST Global and Greenoaks Capital to continue its growth to Asia, Australia and the Middle East.
South African insurers Sanlam Ltd. and Santam Ltd. agreed to buy a 30 percent stake in Saham Finances SA of Morocco for $375 million to gain access to insurance markets in West and North Africa.
Crawford Del Prete, chief research officer at IDC, and Bloomberg's Ian King discuss the deals driving the semiconductor industry. They speak to Bloomberg's Emily Chang on "Bloomberg West." (Source: Bloomberg)
Crawford Del Prete, chief research officer at IDC, and Bloomberg's Cory Johnson discuss earnings for Hewlett-Packard, the final earnings report for the company as a stand-alone business. They speak to Bloomberg's Emily Chang on "Bloomberg West." (Source: Bloomberg)
After its launch two years ago, iBeacon, the location services technology from Apple that could make it possible to get precise coupons on your phone as you shopped fizzled. What exactly happened to the technology? Bloomberg's Josh Brustein reports on "Bloomberg Markets." (Source: Bloomberg)
David Kirkpatrick, founder and chief executive officer at Techonomy, and Bloomberg's Cory Johnson discuss the executive departures at Yahoo and the future of the company. They speak to Bloomberg's Emily Chang on "Bloomberg West." (Source: Bloomberg)
David Kirkpatrick, founder and chief executive officer at Techonomy, and Bloomberg Intelligence's Anand Srinivasan discuss Square's new card reader, the IPOs for Match and Square and earnings for HP and HP Enterprise. They speak to Bloomberg's Emily Chang on "Bloomberg West." (Source: Bloomberg)
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T-Mobile US Inc.’s offer of free data for online video from Netflix Inc., HBO, Hulu and other companies is “highly innovative and highly competitive,” the head of the U.S. Federal Communications Commission said.
Retail stocks are up. Or are they down? Depends where you look.
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Sky Plc, the pan-European TV broadcaster backed by Rupert Murdoch, unveiled a service called Sky Q that allows users to watch programs simultaneously from multiple devices, record up to four programs at once and eventually stream ultra high-definition shows.
U.S. stocks rallied the most in almost a month as Federal Reserve meeting minutes signaled policy makers think the economy is strengthening enough to withstand higher interest rates as soon as next month, while stressing the pace of any increases will be gradual.