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TechNewsWorld.com
Softbank Strong-ARMs Its Way Into Internet of ThingsSoftbank Group has agreed to buy British semiconductor maker ARM Holdings for P
Softbank Strong-ARMs Its Way Into Internet of Things
TechNewsWorld.com / Posted an hour ago
Softbank Group has agreed to buy British semiconductor maker ARM Holdings for Pounds 24.3 billion (about US$31.4 billion) in cash, the companies announced Monday. Softbank agreed to pay a hefty premium for ARM, with a price of 1,700 pence (about... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Sprint says to be cash-flow positive next year, shares soarthis year. Some analysts and investors had raised questions about Sprint's fin
Sprint says to be cash-flow positive next year, shares soar
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 2 hours ago
this year. Some analysts and investors had raised questions about Sprint's financial position after majority owner SoftBank Corp agreed earlier this month to buy UK chipmaker ARM Holdings Plc for US$32 billion. Sprint had negative cash... Read more
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USA Today
This is what's left of Yahoo after Verizon dealover tax concerns. Yahoo Japan launched as a web portal in 1996, in a joint ve
This is what's left of Yahoo after Verizon deal
USA Today / Posted 3 hours ago
over tax concerns. Yahoo Japan launched as a web portal in 1996, in a joint venture between Yahoo and Japanese company Softbank, which owns approximately a 43% stake in the company, according to SunTrust analyst Robert Peck. Yahoo Japan is... Read more
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The Mercury News
Stocks pull back after 4 weeks of gains; Yahoo slips$5.57 after the company reported a wider-than-expected loss but added a larger
Stocks pull back after 4 weeks of gains; Yahoo slips
The Mercury News / Posted 3 hours ago
$5.57 after the company reported a wider-than-expected loss but added a larger number of subscribers than expected. Japan's Softbank purchased a controlling stake in Sprint nearly three years ago. CENTRAL BANKS: The Bank of Japan and Federal... Read more
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Chattanooga Times Free Press
Stocks pull back after 4 weeks of gains; Yahoo slips$5.57 after the company reported a wider-than-expected loss but added a larger
Stocks pull back after 4 weeks of gains; Yahoo slips
Chattanooga Times Free Press / Posted 4 hours ago
$5.57 after the company reported a wider-than-expected loss but added a larger number of subscribers than expected. Japan's Softbank purchased a controlling stake in Sprint nearly three years ago. CENTRAL BANKS: The Bank of Japan and Federal... Read more
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Silicon Valley
Stocks pull back after 4 weeks of gains; Yahoo slips$5.57 after the company reported a wider-than-expected loss but added a larger
Stocks pull back after 4 weeks of gains; Yahoo slips
Silicon Valley / Posted 4 hours ago
$5.57 after the company reported a wider-than-expected loss but added a larger number of subscribers than expected. Japan's Softbank purchased a controlling stake in Sprint nearly three years ago. CENTRAL BANKS: The Bank of Japan and Federal... Read more
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The Register NorthJersey.com
Stocks fall; investors look ahead to central bank meetings$5.42 after the company reported a wider-than-expected loss but added a larger
Stocks fall; investors look ahead to central bank meetings
The Register NorthJersey.com / Posted 4 hours ago
$5.42 after the company reported a wider-than-expected loss but added a larger number of subscribers than expected. Japan's Softbank purchased a controlling stake in Sprint nearly three years ago. CENTRAL BANKS: The Bank of Japan and Federal... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Sprint revenue beats estimates as discounts attract subscribersits business this year. Analysts and investors had raised questions about Spri
Sprint revenue beats estimates as discounts attract subscribers
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 5 hours ago
its business this year. Analysts and investors had raised questions about Sprint's financial position after majority owner SoftBank Corp agreed earlier this month to buy UK chipmaker ARM Holdings Plc for US$32 billion. "We expect that we will have... Read more
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Daily Herald
Stocks fall; investors look ahead to central bank meetings$5.42 after the company reported a wider-than-expected loss but added a larger
Stocks fall; investors look ahead to central bank meetings
Daily Herald / Posted 5 hours ago
$5.42 after the company reported a wider-than-expected loss but added a larger number of subscribers than expected. Japan's Softbank purchased a controlling stake in Sprint nearly three years ago. CENTRAL BANKS: The Bank of Japan and Federal... Read more
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CNBC
Sprint's revenue beats estimates as it adds subscriberscharges of $113 million, primarily related to an agreement with wireless carrie
Sprint's revenue beats estimates as it adds subscribers
CNBC / Posted 6 hours ago
charges of $113 million, primarily related to an agreement with wireless carrier Ntelos. Sprint, majority owned by Japan's SoftBank, said its net operating revenue fell marginally to $8.01 billion. Analysts on average had expected $7.98 billion,... Read more
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Daily Mail
Pepper the friendly robot goes international:worth around $16,000 (£12,188.80), the following October. MasterCard announced
Pepper the friendly robot goes international:
Daily Mail / Posted 6 hours ago
worth around $16,000 (£12,188.80), the following October. MasterCard announced in May this year it is teaming up with SoftBanks Robotics and Pizza Hut Asia to launch a new commerce app for the customer service bot. In June this year the robot... Read more
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FOX Business
Sprint's Revenue Beats Estimates as it Adds Subscriberscharges of $113 million, primarily related to an agreement with wireless carrie
Sprint's Revenue Beats Estimates as it Adds Subscribers
FOX Business / Posted 6 hours ago
charges of $113 million, primarily related to an agreement with wireless carrier Ntelos. Sprint, majority owned by Japan's SoftBank Corp, said its net operating revenue fell marginally to $8.01 billion. Analysts on average had expected $7.98... Read more
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FOX Business
Sprint's Revenue Beats Estimates as it Adds Subscribersprimarily related to an agreement with wireless carrier Ntelos. Continue Readi
Sprint's Revenue Beats Estimates as it Adds Subscribers
FOX Business / Posted 6 hours ago
primarily related to an agreement with wireless carrier Ntelos. Continue Reading Below Sprint, majority owned by Japan's SoftBank Corp, said its net operating revenue fell marginally to $8.01 billion. Analysts on average had expected $7.98... Read more
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Fortune
Sprint Shares Rise After Beating Expectations and Adding More Subscriberscharges of $113 million, primarily related to an agreement with wireless carrie
Sprint Shares Rise After Beating Expectations and Adding More Subscribers
Fortune / Posted 7 hours ago
charges of $113 million, primarily related to an agreement with wireless carrier Ntelos. Sprint, majority owned by Japan’s SoftBank, said its net operating revenue fell marginally to $8.01 billion. Analysts on average had expected $7.98 billion,... Read more
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Reuters
Sprint's revenue beats estimates as it adds subscriberscharges of $113 million, primarily related to an agreement with wireless carrie
Sprint's revenue beats estimates as it adds subscribers
Reuters / Posted 7 hours ago
charges of $113 million, primarily related to an agreement with wireless carrier Ntelos. Sprint, majority owned by Japan's SoftBank Corp (9984.T), said its net operating revenue fell marginally to $8.01 billion. Analysts on average had expected... Read more
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FOX Business
Sprint Reports Bigger Quarterly LossJune 30, from $20 million, or 1 cent per share, a year earlier. Net operating
Sprint Reports Bigger Quarterly Loss
FOX Business / Posted 7 hours ago
June 30, from $20 million, or 1 cent per share, a year earlier. Net operating revenue of Sprint, majority owned by Japan's SoftBank, fell marginally to $8.01 billion from $8.03 billion. (Reporting by Aishwarya Venugopal in Bengaluru; Editing by... Read more
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FOX Business
Sprint Reports Bigger Quarterly LossJune 30, from $20 million, or 1 cent per share, a year earlier. Net operating
Sprint Reports Bigger Quarterly Loss
FOX Business / Posted 7 hours ago
June 30, from $20 million, or 1 cent per share, a year earlier. Net operating revenue of Sprint, majority owned by Japan's SoftBank, fell marginally to $8.01 billion from $8.03 billion. (Reporting by Aishwarya Venugopal in Bengaluru; Editing by... Read more
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The Economic Times
SoftBank's robot Pepper to be rolled out in Taiwan later this yearTAIPEI: SoftBank Corp's human-like robot Pepper will be rolled out in Taiwan la
SoftBank's robot Pepper to be rolled out in Taiwan later this year
The Economic Times / Posted 7 hours ago
TAIPEI: SoftBank Corp's human-like robot Pepper will be rolled out in Taiwan later this year with about 100 rented units making their appearance in some banks and Carrefour SA shops, executives handling Pepper's sales in the island said on... Read more
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Computer Business Review
London keeps tech investment lead despite Brexitraise $65 million in equity from world-leading investment firms like KKR, SUMMI
London keeps tech investment lead despite Brexit
Computer Business Review / Posted 9 hours ago
raise $65 million in equity from world-leading investment firms like KKR, SUMMIT PARTNERS, Samsung, TenEleven Ventures and SoftBank testified to our attractiveness as a global company headquartered in UK. With revenue growth rates of 600%,... Read more
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Reuters
SoftBank's robot Pepper to be rolled out in Taiwan later this yearA SoftBank's robot 'pepper', performs during a news conference in Taipei, Taiwa
SoftBank's robot Pepper to be rolled out in Taiwan later this year
Reuters / Posted 9 hours ago
A SoftBank's robot 'pepper', performs during a news conference in Taipei, Taiwan July 25, 2016. SoftBank's robots 'pepper', dressed in different bank uniforms, are displayed during a news conference in Taipei, Taiwan July 25, 2016. TAIPEI SoftBank... Read more
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Online Recruitment
Brexit May Take A Toll On Tech Jobs In The UK And EUcountry’s post-Brexit economic news, announcing in mid-July that it was being a
Brexit May Take A Toll On Tech Jobs In The UK And EU
Online Recruitment / Posted 10 hours ago
country’s post-Brexit economic news, announcing in mid-July that it was being acquired by the Japanese electronics giant, Softbank, for $32 billion. Under the terms of the deal, Softbank will at least double ARM’s employee headcount in the UK and... Read more
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iol.co.za
Corporate raiders seek Brexit bargainsThis activity - dominated by Japanese group SoftBank's $32 billion swoop for ch
Corporate raiders seek Brexit bargains
iol.co.za / Posted 11 hours ago
This activity - dominated by Japanese group SoftBank's $32 billion swoop for chip designer ARM Holdings - has defied warnings that dealmaking could dry up for a period if Britain backed Brexit, given uncertainty surrounding risks to the economy and... Read more
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Isle of Wight County Press
Sailing: Sir Ben rules the wavestwo events to come. Ainslie’s team scored 81 points across the weekend, one le
Sailing: Sir Ben rules the waves
Isle of Wight County Press / Posted 11 hours ago
two events to come. Ainslie’s team scored 81 points across the weekend, one less than second-placed ORACLE Team USA, with SoftBank Team Japan in third. Overall, Land Rover BAR have a one-point lead over their American rivals. "It’s brilliant for... Read more
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Belfast Telegraph
'Disorderly' Brexit could cost firms in UK billionswasn't coming to a "crashing halt". Last week, UK technology giant Arm Holdings
'Disorderly' Brexit could cost firms in UK billions
Belfast Telegraph / Posted 11 hours ago
wasn't coming to a "crashing halt". Last week, UK technology giant Arm Holdings was purchased for £24bn by Japanese giant SoftBank. Mr Gee said: "There are already some clear upsides - global organisations looking to acquire UK companies will... Read more
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International Business Times
UK tech start-ups: VC firms invest $200m despite Brexit vote M&A activity. For instance, the report has not taken into account last week's m
UK tech start-ups: VC firms invest $200m despite Brexit vote
International Business Times / Posted 12 hours ago
M&A activity. For instance, the report has not taken into account last week's multi-billion dollar decision by Japan's SoftBank to acquire the UK chip designer, Arm Holdings, the Financial Times revealed. Eileen Burbidge, a partner at the... Read more
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The Globe and Mail
Corporate raiders seek Brexit bargains in Britainwith 79 deals amounting to $4.3 billion in the month leading up to the vote. T
Corporate raiders seek Brexit bargains in Britain
The Globe and Mail / Posted 20 hours ago
with 79 deals amounting to $4.3 billion in the month leading up to the vote. This activity - dominated by Japanese group SoftBank’s $32 billion swoop for chip designer ARM Holdings - has defied warnings that dealmaking could dry up for a period... Read more
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Newsmax
Corporate Raiders Seek Brexit Bargains in Britainwith 79 deals amounting to $4.3 billion in the month leading up to the vote. T
Corporate Raiders Seek Brexit Bargains in Britain
Newsmax / Posted 20 hours ago
with 79 deals amounting to $4.3 billion in the month leading up to the vote. This activity — dominated by Japanese group SoftBank's $32 billion swoop for chip designer ARM Holdings — has defied warnings that deal making could dry up for a period... Read more
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Converge! Network Digest
~ Converge! Network Digestactivation of its Oregon Cloud Region (us-west1) data center. The region initia
~ Converge! Network Digest
Converge! Network Digest / Posted 21 hours ago
activation of its Oregon Cloud Region (us-west1) data center. The region initially includes three offerings: Google Co... SoftBank Group Corp. agreed to acquire ARM Holdings Plc in an all-cash deal valued at £24.3 billion. (US$32.4 billion), or... Read more
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The Record Searchlight
Ainslie leads British crew to America's Cup World Series winwas contested 165 years ago. Land Rover BAR took over the ACWS lead from the K
Ainslie leads British crew to America's Cup World Series win
The Record Searchlight / Posted 22 hours ago
was contested 165 years ago. Land Rover BAR took over the ACWS lead from the Kiwis, followed by Oracle, Team New Zealand, SoftBank Team Japan, Sweden's Artemis Racing and Groupama Team France. The ACWS is a series of warmup regattas for the 2017... Read more
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Business Standard India
Corporate raiders seek Brexit bargains in Britainwith 79 deals amounting to $4.3 billion in the month leading up to the vote. Th
Corporate raiders seek Brexit bargains in Britain
Business Standard India / Posted yesterday
with 79 deals amounting to $4.3 billion in the month leading up to the vote. This activity - dominated by Japanese group SoftBank's $32 billion swoop for chip designer ARM Holdings - has defied warnings that dealmaking could dry up for a period... Read more
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Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news
Spithill powerless to prevent Ainslie chargewin for Oracle Team USA. Victory put Land Rover BAR at the top of the series l
Spithill powerless to prevent Ainslie charge
Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news / Posted yesterday
win for Oracle Team USA. Victory put Land Rover BAR at the top of the series leaderboard, with Oracle trailing by one point in second. Emirates Team New Zealand, series leaders before Portsmouth dropped down to fourth with Softbank Japan in t... Read more
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The Irish Times
Verizon to announce $5 billion deal to buy Yahoo on Mondaybusiness of Yahoo is sold, only its stakes in Alibaba, the Chinese ecommerce gr
Verizon to announce $5 billion deal to buy Yahoo on Monday
The Irish Times / Posted yesterday
business of Yahoo is sold, only its stakes in Alibaba, the Chinese ecommerce group, and Yahoo Japan, jointly owned with SoftBank, will remain. Investors are eager to gain access to the stake in Alibaba, which is worth $31.2bn at the current... Read more
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Breitbart
EIGHT TIMES More Foreign Investment In UK Firms Following Brexit Votewith 79 deals amounting to $4.3 billion in the month leading up to the vote. T
EIGHT TIMES More Foreign Investment In UK Firms Following Brexit Vote
Breitbart / Posted yesterday
with 79 deals amounting to $4.3 billion in the month leading up to the vote. This activity – dominated by Japanese group SoftBank’s $32 billion swoop for chip designer ARM Holdings – has defied warnings that dealmaking could dry up for a period... Read more
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iol.co.za
Brexit: Markets eye established British brands- Jane Asher’s Kitchen range, Tommy Walsh DIY range of tools and the Charlie Di
Brexit: Markets eye established British brands
iol.co.za / Posted yesterday
- Jane Asher’s Kitchen range, Tommy Walsh DIY range of tools and the Charlie Dimmock-endorsed gardening range of products. SoftBank will pay £24.3 billion (R455bn) in cash in what is the first major takeover of a British firm since the vote to... Read more
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Fortune
Corporate raiders seek Brexit bargains in Britainwith 79 deals amounting to $4.3 billion in the month leading up to the vote. T
Corporate raiders seek Brexit bargains in Britain
Fortune / Posted yesterday
with 79 deals amounting to $4.3 billion in the month leading up to the vote. This activity—dominated by Japanese group SoftBank’s $32 billion swoop for chip designer ARM Holdings—has defied warnings that dealmaking could dry up for a period if... Read more
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Reuters
Corporate raiders seek Brexit bargains in Britainwith 79 deals amounting to $4.3 billion in the month leading up to the vote. T
Corporate raiders seek Brexit bargains in Britain
Reuters / Posted yesterday
with 79 deals amounting to $4.3 billion in the month leading up to the vote. This activity - dominated by Japanese group SoftBank's (9984.T) $32 billion swoop for chip designer ARM Holdings (ARM.L) - has defied warnings that dealmaking could dry... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Corporate raiders seek Brexit bargains in Britainwith 79 deals amounting to US$4.3 billion in the month leading up to the vote.
Corporate raiders seek Brexit bargains in Britain
Channel NewsAsia / Posted yesterday
with 79 deals amounting to US$4.3 billion in the month leading up to the vote. This activity - dominated by Japanese group SoftBank's US$32 billion swoop for chip designer ARM Holdings - has defied warnings that dealmaking could dry up for a period... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Britain might deploy fiscal stimulus in autumn: Hammondplunging pound following the Brexit vote has made British assets cheaper for so
Britain might deploy fiscal stimulus in autumn: Hammond
Channel NewsAsia / Posted yesterday
plunging pound following the Brexit vote has made British assets cheaper for some foreign investors, and Japan's SoftBank said last week it would buy British iPhone chipmaker ARM Holdings for US$32 billion. Hammond said he was interested... Read more
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Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news
Britain might deploy fiscal stimulus in autumn: Hammondplunging pound following the Brexit vote has made British assets cheaper for so
Britain might deploy fiscal stimulus in autumn: Hammond
Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news / Posted yesterday
plunging pound following the Brexit vote has made British assets cheaper for some foreign investors, and Japan's SoftBank said last week it would buy British iPhone chipmaker ARM Holdings for $32 billion. Hammond said he was interested... Read more
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Rutland Herald
Solomon: Theresa May’s vision of radical conservatismtaken note of her concerns. In announcing its $32 billion deal for the British
Solomon: Theresa May’s vision of radical conservatism
Rutland Herald / Posted yesterday
taken note of her concerns. In announcing its $32 billion deal for the British chip designer ARM Holdings on Monday, SoftBank of Japan was keen to demonstrate its commitment to such local constituents, promising to keep ARM�s headquarters in... Read more
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Japan Today
Ainslie rebounds to share lead at America's Cup World Series ‹ Japan Todayin Olympic history. He helped Oracle Team USA win the 2013 America’s Cup. Grou
Ainslie rebounds to share lead at America's Cup World Series ‹ Japan Today
Japan Today / Posted yesterday
in Olympic history. He helped Oracle Team USA win the 2013 America’s Cup. Groupama Team France had finishes of 1-4-2. SoftBank Team Japan and two-time defending America’s Cup champion Oracle Team USA are tied for third with 23 points. They... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Yachting: Ainslie steers Britain into America's Cup contentiona last to sit at the bottom of the table with series leaders Emirates Team New
Yachting: Ainslie steers Britain into America's Cup contention
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 2 days ago
a last to sit at the bottom of the table with series leaders Emirates Team New Zealand also struggling in fifth place and Softbank Team Japan in fourth. America's Cup defenders Oracle Team USA lie in third but a forecast for fresher breeze on... Read more
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Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news
Ainslie steers Britain into America's Cup contentiona last to sit at the bottom of the table with series leaders Emirates Team New
Ainslie steers Britain into America's Cup contention
Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news / Posted 2 days ago
a last to sit at the bottom of the table with series leaders Emirates Team New Zealand also struggling in fifth place and Softbank Team Japan in fourth. America’s Cup defenders Oracle Team USA lie in third but a forecast for fresher breeze on... Read more
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Namibia Economist
Open for business?microchips power cars, drones and most of the world’s smartphones. This week’s
Open for business?
Namibia Economist / Posted 2 days ago
microchips power cars, drones and most of the world’s smartphones. This week’s announcement that ARM would be bought by SoftBank, a Japanese tech giant, was hailed by Britain’s new government as evidence that the country is still “open for... Read more
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Namibia Economist
Fear and favourwas done, it reneged. Small wonder, then, that the probable takeover of ARM Hol
Fear and favour
Namibia Economist / Posted 2 days ago
was done, it reneged. Small wonder, then, that the probable takeover of ARM Holdings, a Cambridge-based tech company, by SoftBank, a Japanese one, has people worried. Britain welcomes monied foreigners with open arms. Its stock of inward foreign... Read more
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Namibia Economist
Everything under the SonAS A student, the 58-year-old founder of SoftBank, a Japanese telecoms firm, re
Everything under the Son
Namibia Economist / Posted 2 days ago
AS A student, the 58-year-old founder of SoftBank, a Japanese telecoms firm, resolved to dream up one computer-related business idea a day. When Masayoshi Son saw, at that time, a picture of a new Intel chip in a science magazine, he cut it out and... Read more
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Daily Telegraph
Masayoshi Son: The 'Bill Gates of Japan' who masterminded Britain's biggest tech dealbubble burst in 2000 he put billions into internet startups such as Webvan and
Masayoshi Son: The 'Bill Gates of Japan' who masterminded Britain's biggest tech deal
Daily Telegraph / Posted 2 days ago
bubble burst in 2000 he put billions into internet startups such as Webvan and More.com, and the crash hit hard: by 2002, SoftBank had lost 98pc of its value, a paper loss for Son of $70bn. Son’s wins have outweighed his losses, though. He... Read more
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CNET
US shuts down world's largest torrent site videothe game contacts them. There's more to know, let's go Rapid Fire. The Xbox One
US shuts down world's largest torrent site video
CNET / Posted 2 days ago
the game contacts them. There's more to know, let's go Rapid Fire. The Xbox One S will arrive on August 2. Japanese telecom SoftBank is purchasing is purchasing chip designer ARM Holdings for 32 billion dollars. And Netflix reported its worst member... Read more
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NZCity
Team NZ recover from shaky startfinished almost one minute clear of second-placed Groupama Team France and just
Team NZ recover from shaky start
NZCity / Posted 2 days ago
finished almost one minute clear of second-placed Groupama Team France and just under two minutes ahead of Dean Barker's Softbank Team Japan. New helmsman Glenn Ashby steered Emirates Team NZ across the start line ahead of the pack in race two,... Read more
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San Francisco Chronicle
Semiconductor innovator Mark Templeton dies at 57intellectual property supplier, in 2004 for just under $1 billion. ARM is now i
Semiconductor innovator Mark Templeton dies at 57
San Francisco Chronicle / Posted 2 days ago
intellectual property supplier, in 2004 for just under $1 billion. ARM is now in the process of being bought by Japan’s SoftBank Holdings for $32 billion. Templeton also served as a board member for numerous tech companies and other Bay Area... Read more
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