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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In Whole Foods, Bezos Gets a Sustainably Sourced Guinea Pig by FARHAD MANJOO


By FARHAD MANJOO

By purchasing the upscale chain, Jeff Bezos, Amazon’s chief, has a chance to tinker with how people buy groceries — and map the future of the physical store.

Published: June 16, 2017 at 02:00PM

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Daily Report: Europe Gets Tough on Facebook by JIM KERSTETTER


By JIM KERSTETTER

The European Union’s antitrust chief fined the social media company about $122 million for providing misleading statements in its WhatsApp acquisition.

Published: May 18, 2017 at 02:00PM

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Toshiba Auction of Chip Unit Is Slowed by Dispute With U.S. Partner by JONATHAN SOBLE


By JONATHAN SOBLE

Western Digital, an owner of a Toshiba semiconductor factory, said it was entering arbitration with the company, claiming Toshiba needs its consent to a sale of the business.

Published: May 13, 2017 at 02:00PM

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