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Business Wire
Western Digital SanDisk® InfiniFlash™ Platform Adopted by SoftBank Corp. to Address Massive Capacity DemandWIRE)--Western Digital® Corporation (NASDAQ: WDC), a global storage technology
Western Digital SanDisk® InfiniFlash™ Platform Adopted by SoftBank Corp. to Address Massive Capacity Demand
Business Wire / Posted 14 minutes ago
WIRE)--Western Digital® Corporation (NASDAQ: WDC), a global storage technology and solutions leader, today announced that SoftBank Corp. (head office: Minato-ku, Tokyo) has adopted the SanDisk® InfiniFlash™ all-flash storage platform for its... Read more
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Business Standard India
A new unicorna valuation of $1.4 billion, or Rs 9.380 crore). Apart from existing investors,
A new unicorn
Business Standard India / Posted 6 hours ago
a valuation of $1.4 billion, or Rs 9.380 crore). Apart from existing investors, Tiger Global, Bharti Enterprises and the SoftBank Group who participated in the funding round, Hike also received investments from China's Tencent and Taiwan's... Read more
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Japan Today
Japanese baseball results ‹ Japan Todaygames played on Tuesday. Yomiuri Giants 1, Hiroshima Carp 0 Hanshin Tigers 9,
Japanese baseball results ‹ Japan Today
Japan Today / Posted yesterday
games played on Tuesday. Yomiuri Giants 1, Hiroshima Carp 0 Hanshin Tigers 9, DeNA BayStars 3 Chunichi Dragons 3, Yakult Swallows 2 Nippon Ham Fighters 4, Lotte Marines 1 Rakuten Eagles 3, SoftBank Hawks 2 Seibu Lions 14, Orix... Read more
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The Economic Times
Turakhias: 'The cowboys of the internet' who make millions with little investmentfunds)". The latest buyout is being hotly debated in Internet circles, coming
Turakhias: 'The cowboys of the internet' who make millions with little investment
The Economic Times / Posted yesterday
funds)". The latest buyout is being hotly debated in Internet circles, coming as it does at a time when peers, including SoftBank-backed InMobi, are struggling. Shares of the Shenzhen-listed Beijing Miteno Communication Technology have stopped... Read more
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dna
Snapdeal prepares for festive season, to spend Rs 200 crore on marketingdecided to leverage this opportunity to strengthen our distinct position in con
Snapdeal prepares for festive season, to spend Rs 200 crore on marketing
dna / Posted yesterday
decided to leverage this opportunity to strengthen our distinct position in consumers' mind," Kalra said. She added the SoftBank-backed company's platform and logistics are also geared to handle the huge surge witnessed during the festive... Read more
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SiliconANGLE
ARM sets its sights on supercomputers with new chip designin computing power. ARM’s announcement comes just weeks after the company agre
ARM sets its sights on supercomputers with new chip design
SiliconANGLE / Posted yesterday
in computing power. ARM’s announcement comes just weeks after the company agreed to be sold to Japanese telecoms giant SoftBank Group Corp. in a massive $32 billion deal. ARM is likely to use some of that cash to further its ambitions in the... Read more
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The Hindu
Snapdeal lines up Rs 200 cr marketing blitz for festive seasondecided to leverage this opportunity to strengthen our distinct position in con
Snapdeal lines up Rs 200 cr marketing blitz for festive season
The Hindu / Posted yesterday
decided to leverage this opportunity to strengthen our distinct position in consumers’ mind,” Kalra said. She added the SoftBank-backed company’s platform and logistics are also geared to handle the huge surge witnessed during the festive... Read more
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Computer Business Review
ARM takes on IBM and Intel with new chip design for supercomputersof 1,000 petaflops. The announcement at Hot Chips follows the recent acquisiti
ARM takes on IBM and Intel with new chip design for supercomputers
Computer Business Review / Posted yesterday
of 1,000 petaflops. The announcement at Hot Chips follows the recent acquisition of the UK chip maker by Japanese company SoftBank. With the price set at $32 billion, the acquisition hopes to sharpen ARM’s focus in the server and internet of... Read more
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Business Standard India
Cab-hailing services Uber, Ola chase target from dawn till midnightBut, in India, it's in a cat-and-mouse battle with the Bhavish Aggarwal-led Ola
Cab-hailing services Uber, Ola chase target from dawn till midnight
Business Standard India / Posted yesterday
But, in India, it's in a cat-and-mouse battle with the Bhavish Aggarwal-led Ola, where the lead investor is Japan's SoftBank. The competition is many-layered because Didi and Ola, along with Lyft in the US and GrabTaxi in South-East Asia,... Read more
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CNBC
Forget biotech! THIS is the next red-hot takeover groupare solid, he found that was the case with all of these companies. Not as good
Forget biotech! THIS is the next red-hot takeover group
CNBC / Posted 2 days ago
are solid, he found that was the case with all of these companies. Not as good as ARM Holdings when it was acquired by Softbank, but better than Linear, Freescale or Broadcom when they were acquired. "That is why I am giving you permission to... Read more
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Reuters
Bank of Japan's rush into stocks raises fears of market distortionsRetailing, which accounts for more than 8 percent of the Nikkei, has risen 12.4
Bank of Japan's rush into stocks raises fears of market distortions
Reuters / Posted 2 days ago
Retailing, which accounts for more than 8 percent of the Nikkei, has risen 12.4 percent since the BOJ's decision. Softbank Group Corp (9984.T), another heavyweight, has jumped 21.0 percent, even as the tech and investment firm's profit... Read more
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The Economic Times
Is Hike Messenger worth the hype and $1.4 billion?the idea to investors and the first round of funding of $7 million was led by B
Is Hike Messenger worth the hype and $1.4 billion?
The Economic Times / Posted 2 days ago
the idea to investors and the first round of funding of $7 million was led by Bharti Enterprises, owned by his father, and SoftBank Group, a Japanese telecom & internet corporation, with a clear mandate: get three million users in three months in... Read more
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Computer World Australia
ARM has a new weapon in race to build world's fastest computersorigins, has extensions and tweaks to boost computing power. The announcement
ARM has a new weapon in race to build world's fastest computers
Computer World Australia / Posted 2 days ago
origins, has extensions and tweaks to boost computing power. The announcement comes a few weeks after Japanese company Softbank said it would buy ARM for a mammoth US$32 billion. With the cash, ARM is expected to sharpen its focus on servers... Read more
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MacDailyNews
ARM takes on Intel in supercomputing – MacDailyNewsReview. “The British company ARM Holdings, which was recently acquired by the
ARM takes on Intel in supercomputing – MacDailyNews
MacDailyNews / Posted 2 days ago
Review. “The British company ARM Holdings, which was recently acquired by the Japanese telecom and Internet company SoftBank, has announced a new kind of chip architecture dedicated to high-performance computing,” Condliffe reports. The new... Read more
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Business Standard India
Cab-hailing services chase target from dawn till midnightBut, in India, it's in a cat-and-mouse battle with the Bhavish Aggarwal-led Ola
Cab-hailing services chase target from dawn till midnight
Business Standard India / Posted 2 days ago
But, in India, it's in a cat-and-mouse battle with the Bhavish Aggarwal-led Ola, where the lead investor is Japan's SoftBank. The competition is many-layered because Didi and Ola, along with Lyft in the US and GrabTaxi in South-East Asia,... Read more
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Morningstar
Intel Gets a Helping ARMas it faces a declining PC market. This doesn’t change our fair value estimate
Intel Gets a Helping ARM
Morningstar / Posted 2 days ago
as it faces a declining PC market. This doesn’t change our fair value estimate for ARM Holdings, which represents the SoftBank offer price. With its foundry agreement, LG is following a trend carved out by Apple and later Samsung and Huawei:... Read more
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techcentral.ie
ARM has a new weapon in race to build world's fastest computersorigins, has extensions and tweaks to boost computing power. The announcement
ARM has a new weapon in race to build world's fastest computers
techcentral.ie / Posted 2 days ago
origins, has extensions and tweaks to boost computing power. The announcement comes a few weeks after Japanese company Softbank said it would buy ARM for a mammoth $32 billion. With the cash, ARM is expected to sharpen its focus on servers and... Read more
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Japan Today
Japanese baseball results ‹ Japan TodayResults of Japanese baseball games played on Sunday. Nippon Ham Fighters 4, So
Japanese baseball results ‹ Japan Today
Japan Today / Posted 3 days ago
Results of Japanese baseball games played on Sunday. Nippon Ham Fighters 4, SoftBank Hawks 2 Rakuten Eagles 4, Orix Buffaloes 4, 12 innings, tie Lotte Marines 8, Seibu Lions 9 Hanshin Tigers 4, Yomiuri Giants 1, 10 innings Chunichi Dragons 3,... Read more
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New Kerala
Hike Messenger raises USD 175 mn led by Tencent, others - newkerala.com #108018son of Bharti Enterprises chairman Sunil Mittal. Existing investors in the rou
Hike Messenger raises USD 175 mn led by Tencent, others - newkerala.com #108018
New Kerala / Posted 3 days ago
son of Bharti Enterprises chairman Sunil Mittal. Existing investors in the round also included Tiger Global, Bharti and Softbank Group. The company said it is looking at acquisitions in technology and people, but ruled out an IPO in near... Read more
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asianage
Ola launches 'Prime SUVs' in 10 citieswhich lets users book sedans for their rides. It also offers WiFi facility to i
Ola launches 'Prime SUVs' in 10 cities
asianage / Posted 3 days ago
which lets users book sedans for their rides. It also offers WiFi facility to its users during commute. Earlier this year, SoftBank-backed Ola had launched 'Micro', its low-cost AC cab service, which is available in over 90 Indian cities. It had... Read more
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The Economic Times
Ola launches 'Prime SUVs' in 10 citieswhich lets users book sedans for their rides. It also offers WiFi facility to i
Ola launches 'Prime SUVs' in 10 cities
The Economic Times / Posted 3 days ago
which lets users book sedans for their rides. It also offers WiFi facility to its users during commute. Earlier this year, SoftBank-backed Ola had launched 'Micro', its low-cost AC cab service, which is available in over 90 Indian cities. It had... Read more
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dna
Sunil Mittal re-appointed Chairman of Bharti Airtel for 5 yearsreal estate, agri and food, besides other ventures. The Group also has joint v
Sunil Mittal re-appointed Chairman of Bharti Airtel for 5 years
dna / Posted 4 days ago
real estate, agri and food, besides other ventures. The Group also has joint ventures with global leaders like Singtel, SoftBank, AXA, Del Monte amongst others. Bharti Airtel, the Group's flagship company, offers mobile, fixed broadband and... Read more
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Seattle Mariners
Mariners activate RHP Steve Cishek & recall INF/OF Stefen Romero from Tacomaagent on Feb. 3, 2016. Lee spent the previous 4 seasons playing in Japan with t
Mariners activate RHP Steve Cishek & recall INF/OF Stefen Romero from Tacoma
Seattle Mariners / Posted 4 days ago
agent on Feb. 3, 2016. Lee spent the previous 4 seasons playing in Japan with the Orix Buffaloes (2012-13) and the Fukuoka Softbank Hawks (2014-15) after playing 11 seasons in the Korean Baseball Organization with Lotte (2001-11). Wieland, 26,... Read more
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Business Standard India
Grofers makes a move towards retail tradingin India” Grofers, the on-demand delivery service, has also applied for a reta
Grofers makes a move towards retail trading
Business Standard India / Posted 5 days ago
in India” Grofers, the on-demand delivery service, has also applied for a retail trading licence. In some localities, the SoftBank-backed start-up has been running unbranded retail stores for a few weeks. These stores are learnt to be doing brisk... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
T-Mobile, Sprint escalate price war with new unlimited plansand offering rolling credit for unused data and popular promotions like free st
T-Mobile, Sprint escalate price war with new unlimited plans
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 5 days ago
and offering rolling credit for unused data and popular promotions like free streaming of music and video. Sprint parent SoftBank Group Corp. is said to maintain interest in merging the carrier with T-Mobile. SoftBank, which owns more than 80... Read more
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Scotsman
US and Asian buyers seek to cash in on weak poundJapanese economy, Japanese buyer interest has been seen across all sectors. “T
US and Asian buyers seek to cash in on weak pound
Scotsman / Posted 5 days ago
Japanese economy, Japanese buyer interest has been seen across all sectors. “The most eye-catching deal has been Japan’s SoftBank Group’s acquisition of Arm Holdings for $32 billion. However, while the Arm deal has grabbed the headlines, in the... Read more
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Belfast Telegraph
US and Asian companies ramp up their interest in British firmsJapanese economy, Japanese buyer interest has been seen across all sectors. "T
US and Asian companies ramp up their interest in British firms
Belfast Telegraph / Posted 5 days ago
Japanese economy, Japanese buyer interest has been seen across all sectors. "The most eye-catching deal has been Japan's SoftBank Group's acquisition of ARM Holdings for 32 billion US dollars. However, while the ARM deal has grabbed the... Read more
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Lancashire Telegraph
US and Asian companies ramp up their interest in British firmsJapanese economy, Japanese buyer interest has been seen across all sectors. "T
US and Asian companies ramp up their interest in British firms
Lancashire Telegraph / Posted 5 days ago
Japanese economy, Japanese buyer interest has been seen across all sectors. "The most eye-catching deal has been Japan's SoftBank Group's acquisition of ARM Holdings for 32 billion US dollars. However, while the ARM deal has grabbed the... Read more
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EDP24 - Eastern Daily Press
US and Asian companies ramp up their interest in British firmsJapanese economy, Japanese buyer interest has been seen across all sectors. “T
US and Asian companies ramp up their interest in British firms
EDP24 - Eastern Daily Press / Posted 5 days ago
Japanese economy, Japanese buyer interest has been seen across all sectors. “The most eye-catching deal has been Japan’s SoftBank Group’s acquisition of ARM Holdings for $32bn. However, while the ARM deal has grabbed the headlines, in the lower... Read more
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KTVU 2 San Francisco
Pepper the robot handles customer service at Palo Alto storeand Europe. Standing at four feet tall, it looks and acts like a human. It eve
Pepper the robot handles customer service at Palo Alto store
KTVU 2 San Francisco / Posted 5 days ago
and Europe. Standing at four feet tall, it looks and acts like a human. It even moves and dances. "Pepper" is developed by Softbank Robotics. It's designed to entertain customers at retail stores and later on, be programmed to answer questions... Read more
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Fortune
Sprint CEO Explains Why Customers Want Unlimited Datalearn about an earlier Sprint Twitter spat, watch: Still, the media continues
Sprint CEO Explains Why Customers Want Unlimited Data
Fortune / Posted 5 days ago
learn about an earlier Sprint Twitter spat, watch: Still, the media continues to report rumors that Claure, and his boss, Softbank CEO Masayoshi Son, would like to acquire their Seattle-based rival. Softbank, the Japanese tech investment... Read more
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Boston Globe
T-Mobile, Sprint escalate price war with new unlimited plansand offering rolling credit for unused data and popular promotions like free st
T-Mobile, Sprint escalate price war with new unlimited plans
Boston Globe / Posted 5 days ago
and offering rolling credit for unused data and popular promotions like free streaming of music and video. Sprint parent SoftBank Group is said to maintain interest in merging the carrier with T-Mobile. SoftBank, which owns more than 80 percent... Read more
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The Economic Times
Startup Ecosystem Barometer: Issues dogging India’s emerging businesses sectoras compared to the first half of 2015? Analysis Now that investors such as New
Startup Ecosystem Barometer: Issues dogging India’s emerging businesses sector
The Economic Times / Posted 6 days ago
as compared to the first half of 2015? Analysis Now that investors such as New York's Tiger Global Management, Japan's SoftBank Corp and other overseas hedge funds have pulled back in India, venture capital investors are seeing a significant... Read more
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Providence Business News
T-Mobile, Sprint escalate price war with new unlimited plansand offering rolling credit for unused data and popular promotions like free st
T-Mobile, Sprint escalate price war with new unlimited plans
Providence Business News / Posted 6 days ago
and offering rolling credit for unused data and popular promotions like free streaming of music and video. Sprint parent SoftBank Group Corp. is said to maintain interest in merging the carrier with T-Mobile. SoftBank, which owns more than 80... Read more
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Fortune
Sprint and T-Mobile Battle Over New Unlimited Data Plansthe strategy is consistent with AT&T and Verizon’s recent changes. Sprint, whi
Sprint and T-Mobile Battle Over New Unlimited Data Plans
Fortune / Posted 6 days ago
the strategy is consistent with AT&T and Verizon’s recent changes. Sprint, which is majority owned by Japanese carrier Softbank, said it would continue to offer more choices, and added an even cheaper version of the new unlimited plan to its... Read more
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Business Standard India
Newsmaker: Kavin MittalHike, the messenger app, is the latest Indian Unicorn: it has raised $175 milli
Newsmaker: Kavin Mittal
Business Standard India / Posted 6 days ago
Hike, the messenger app, is the latest Indian Unicorn: it has raised $175 million from its existing shareholders, Bharti SoftBank and Tiger Global, and new investors, Tencent Holdings of China and Foxconn of Taiwan, at a valuation of $1.4 billion.... Read more
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CNBC
T-Mobile US and Sprint CEOs duke it out over data plansconducting test trials for weeks. Legere fired back on "Squawk on the Street,"
T-Mobile US and Sprint CEOs duke it out over data plans
CNBC / Posted 6 days ago
conducting test trials for weeks. Legere fired back on "Squawk on the Street," citing a Bloomberg report that Sprint-owner SoftBank is still interested in buying T-Mobile US. "Isn't that sad, actually, that he tweeted out. ... Is that the guy... Read more
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techcentral.ie
ARM pact may help Intel woo Apple for new chip dealfor smart phones as it changes business priorities, leaving ARM as virtually th
ARM pact may help Intel woo Apple for new chip deal
techcentral.ie / Posted 6 days ago
for smart phones as it changes business priorities, leaving ARM as virtually the only player in the market. In July, Softbank announced it was buying ARM for $32 billion (€28.4 billion), which could intensify the rivalry with Intel in servers... Read more
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Business Wire
Net Profit of Ozner Water for Six Month Ended 2016 Significantly Increases by 4 Times Plans to Establish Nationwide Experience Stores in the Year(華晨寶馬汽車有限公司), China Resources Vanguard Company Limited and Ruanying Biaisi (Dal
Net Profit of Ozner Water for Six Month Ended 2016 Significantly Increases by 4 Times Plans to Establish Nationwide Experience Stores in the Year
Business Wire / Posted 6 days ago
(華晨寶馬汽車有限公司), China Resources Vanguard Company Limited and Ruanying Biaisi (Dalian) Company Limited (軟銀芘愛思(大連)有限公司) under SoftBank Corporation of Japan, etc. We will continue to focus on developing medium to large corporate customers in the... Read more
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TheBull
WeChat sends China's Tencent profits surgingcompany announced in June it had agreed to buy Finnish game-maker Supercell Oy,
WeChat sends China's Tencent profits surging
TheBull / Posted 6 days ago
company announced in June it had agreed to buy Finnish game-maker Supercell Oy, creator of "Clash of Clans", from Japanese mobile firm SoftBank for $8.6 billion. It said in the statement the deal would be completed by the e... Read more
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dna
Ola drives towards profitability after grabbing significant market sharesustainable operation," he said. Majeed said a healthy balance-sheet will make
Ola drives towards profitability after grabbing significant market share
dna / Posted 6 days ago
sustainable operation," he said. Majeed said a healthy balance-sheet will make Ola more attractive to investors. Japan's SoftBank is a major investor in the Bengaluru-based company. It is also reportedly funded by China's Didi Chuxing. Lately,... Read more
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asianage
Ola shuts TaxiforSure, 700 people to lose jobscoming on board the Ola app, the integration is now complete,” Ola said in resp
Ola shuts TaxiforSure, 700 people to lose jobs
asianage / Posted 6 days ago
coming on board the Ola app, the integration is now complete,” Ola said in response to an emailed query. Earlier, SoftBank-backed Ola had launched ‘Micro’, its low-cost AC cab service, which has now been expanded to over 90 Indian... Read more
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Japan Today
Otani's 18th homer lifts Fighters past Buffaloes ‹ Japan Todaystands. The second-place Fighters held on for the win before 20,652 at Sapporo
Otani's 18th homer lifts Fighters past Buffaloes ‹ Japan Today
Japan Today / Posted 7 days ago
stands. The second-place Fighters held on for the win before 20,652 at Sapporo Dome to pull within a half game of the idle SoftBank Hawks. “(Sugiya) really executed well to tie the game, so that more or less took the pressure off me when I came to... Read more
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The Hindu
About 500 may lose jobs as Ola ends rides at TaxiForSurecustomers coming on board the Ola app, the integration is now complete,” accord
About 500 may lose jobs as Ola ends rides at TaxiForSure
The Hindu / Posted 7 days ago
customers coming on board the Ola app, the integration is now complete,” according to the statement from the company. The Softbank-backed company had introduced the ‘Micro’ service in March this year to compete with UberGo. Ola Micro has expanded... Read more
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CNET
Intel strikes deal to make ARM-based chipspreviously and is making chips for LG Electronics and Netronome to name a few.
Intel strikes deal to make ARM-based chips
CNET / Posted 7 days ago
previously and is making chips for LG Electronics and Netronome to name a few. ARM, which was recently acquired by Softbank, said all the major foundries now offer its Artisan platform. ARM noted in a blog post: Despite press stories,... Read more
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Stamford Advocate
If You Really Want to Make it Big You've Got to Hustletoday and they’ll tell you. Powerful CEOs like Google’s Larry Page, PepsiCo’s I
If You Really Want to Make it Big You've Got to Hustle
Stamford Advocate / Posted 7 days ago
today and they’ll tell you. Powerful CEOs like Google’s Larry Page, PepsiCo’s Indra Nooyi, Starbucks’ Howard Schultz and Softbank’s Masayoshi Son didn’t just drop out of the sky into cushy corner office chairs. They had to hustle every day of... Read more
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Connecticut Post
If You Really Want to Make it Big You've Got to Hustletoday and they’ll tell you. Powerful CEOs like Google’s Larry Page, PepsiCo’s I
If You Really Want to Make it Big You've Got to Hustle
Connecticut Post / Posted 7 days ago
today and they’ll tell you. Powerful CEOs like Google’s Larry Page, PepsiCo’s Indra Nooyi, Starbucks’ Howard Schultz and Softbank’s Masayoshi Son didn’t just drop out of the sky into cushy corner office chairs. They had to hustle every day of... Read more
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Greenwich Time
If You Really Want to Make it Big You've Got to Hustletoday and they’ll tell you. Powerful CEOs like Google’s Larry Page, PepsiCo’s I
If You Really Want to Make it Big You've Got to Hustle
Greenwich Time / Posted 7 days ago
today and they’ll tell you. Powerful CEOs like Google’s Larry Page, PepsiCo’s Indra Nooyi, Starbucks’ Howard Schultz and Softbank’s Masayoshi Son didn’t just drop out of the sky into cushy corner office chairs. They had to hustle every day of... Read more
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The News-Times
If You Really Want to Make it Big You've Got to Hustletoday and they’ll tell you. Powerful CEOs like Google’s Larry Page, PepsiCo’s I
If You Really Want to Make it Big You've Got to Hustle
The News-Times / Posted 7 days ago
today and they’ll tell you. Powerful CEOs like Google’s Larry Page, PepsiCo’s Indra Nooyi, Starbucks’ Howard Schultz and Softbank’s Masayoshi Son didn’t just drop out of the sky into cushy corner office chairs. They had to hustle every day of... Read more
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The Economic Times
Snapdeal shuts Exclusively.com; To undertake strategic review of its investmentsand fashion category. In June earlier this year, Exclusively.com had also laun
Snapdeal shuts Exclusively.com; To undertake strategic review of its investments
The Economic Times / Posted 7 days ago
and fashion category. In June earlier this year, Exclusively.com had also launched its mobile app. Additionally, the SoftBank Corp, Foxconn and Alibaba Group-backed company is also believed to be undertaking a strategic review of its... Read more
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