Broadcom Proposes Unseating Qualcomm Board as Takeover Fight Escalates by DON CLARK


By DON CLARK

Broadcom proposed replacing Qualcomm’s entire board as it attempts to move ahead with a $105 billion bid for the mobile chip maker.

Published: December 3, 2017 at 02:00PM

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SoftBank Is Said to Offer to Buy Uber Shares at a Steep Discount by MIKE ISAAC and KATIE BENNER


By MIKE ISAAC and KATIE BENNER

The Japanese conglomerate began a tender offer at a valuation of $48 billion, far below the ride-hailing company’s last valuation of nearly $70 billion.

Published: November 26, 2017 at 02:00PM

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Google Is Buying HTC’s Smartphone Expertise for $1.1 Billion by DAISUKE WAKABAYASHI


By DAISUKE WAKABAYASHI

The deal bolsters Google’s ability to build mobile hardware and joins two companies already working together on one of Google’s upcoming Pixel phones.

Published: September 19, 2017 at 02:00PM

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Amazon-Whole Foods Deal Clears Last Two Major Hurdles by NICK WINGFIELD


By NICK WINGFIELD

The F.T.C. said that the acquisition would not harm competition. In addition, Whole Foods shareholders voted to approve the deal.

Published: August 22, 2017 at 02:00PM

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Farhad’s and Mike’s Week in Tech: A Snap and Google Tie-Up? by FARHAD MANJOO and MIKE ISAAC


By FARHAD MANJOO and MIKE ISAAC

Farhad and Mike discuss the latest in Silicon Valley, including Facebook’s video chat ambitions and rumors of a Snap acquisition by Google.

Published: August 4, 2017 at 02:00PM

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Uber and Yandex, a Russian Ride-Hailing Rival, Opt to Share the Road by MIKE ISAAC


By MIKE ISAAC

The competitors have decided to stop battling for market share and instead operate jointly in a handful of Eastern European countries.

Published: July 12, 2017 at 02:00PM

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AT&T’s Blockbuster Deal for Time Warner Hangs in Limbo by CECILIA KANG and MICHAEL J. de la MERCED


By CECILIA KANG and MICHAEL J. de la MERCED

Eight months into its review, the Justice Department still has stumbling blocks in assessing the most significant business deal before the Trump administration.

Published: July 8, 2017 at 02:00PM

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