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Uber's next CEO inherits a board at war and a combative ex-CEO

Legal squabbles, internecine skirmish and advancing rivals cloud future of ride-hailing giant, which is in search of a CEO.        

17 hours ago from USA today

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Uber favors former GE leader as its next CEO

Ever since Uber ousted CEO Travis Kalanick, there's been one overriding question: just who would be daring enough to replace him and salvage the ridesharing outfit's tattered ...

Sat 19 Aug 17 from Engadget

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Indian IT company Infosys CEO Vishal Sikka resigns

The CEO of India-based outsourcing and information technology company Infosys, Vishal Sikka, has resigned following differences with some founders of the company, including N.R. Narayana Murthy.

Fri 18 Aug 17 from Phys.org

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Wisconsin Assembly passes $3 billion for Foxconn

The Wisconsin Assembly approved a $3 billion tax break Thursday with bipartisan support for Taiwan-based Foxconn Technology Group to build a massive display panel factory in the state, a project ...

Fri 18 Aug 17 from Phys.org

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Alibaba profit nearly doubles on robust revenues

Chinese e-commerce giant Alibaba said Thursday its net profit almost doubled in the latest quarter on the back of solid revenue growth in its core shopping business and in cloud computing.

Thu 17 Aug 17 from Phys.org

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Apple CEO makes $2 million pledge to fight hate

Apple is donating $2 million to two human rights groups as part of CEO Tim Cook's pledge to help lead the fight against the hate that fueled the violence in Virginia during a white-nationalist ...

Thu 17 Aug 17 from Phys.org

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Apple is reportedly budgeting $1 billion to procure and produce original content over the coming year

Apple is reportedly looking to infiltrate Hollywood in a big way. Sources familiar with the matter tell The Wall Street Journal that the iPhone maker has set aside a budget of around $1 billion ...

Wed 16 Aug 17 from Techspot

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Trump goes after Amazon, again

President Donald Trump is renewing his attacks on e-commerce giant Amazon, and he says the company is "doing great damage to tax paying retailers."

Wed 16 Aug 17 from Phys.org

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BMW, Daimler might combine car-sharing forces - Roadshow

There's no good way to mash up Car2Go and DriveNow. Car2DriveNow?

Thu 17 Aug 17 from CNET

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China Unicom's $12 billion ownership-reforms plan mired in confusion

HONG KONG (Reuters) - Telecoms group China Unicom's $11.7 billion ownership-reforms plan, billed as a model case for revitalizing Chinese state firms with private capital, remained under a cloud ...

Fri 18 Aug 17 from Reuters Technology

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