UK Regulator Opens Formal Probe Into Amazon, Google Over Fake Reviews

UK Regulator Opens Formal Probe Into Amazon, Google Over Fake Reviews
Added an hour ago
Summary: Britain's competition regulator on Friday opened a formal investigation into Amazon and Alphabet Inc's Google over concerns the tech giants have not done enough to combat fake reviews on their sites.
Sentiment: negative
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Stocks: $GOOGL$DNOW

UK regulator opens formal probe into Amazon, Google over fake reviews

UK regulator opens formal probe into Amazon, Google over fake reviews
Added 3 hours ago
Summary: UK regulator opens formal probe into Amazon, Google over fake reviews
Sentiment: negative
2 minute read
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Cryptos: $FSN

Gotrade gets $7M led by LocalGlobe to let investors around the world buy fractional shares of U.S. stocks

Gotrade gets $7M led by LocalGlobe to let investors around the world buy fractional shares of U.S. stocks
Added 7 hours ago
Summary: Stock in many American companies, like Amazon, Alphabet or Tesla, can host hundreds or thousands of dollars per share. Fractional trading, or buying part of a single share through a brokerage, makes them more accessible—at least to people within the United States. Investors in other countries, howe…
Sentiment: positive
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Cryptos: $UTED

Google delays Chrome's blocking of tracking cookies

Google delays Chrome's blocking of tracking cookies
Added 7 hours ago
Summary: Google's Chrome web browser will not fully block tracking cookies until late 2023, the Alphabet company said today, delaying by nearly two years a move that has drawn antitrust concerns from competitors and regulators.
Sentiment: positive
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Cryptos: $UTED$SFR

Google delays blocking of web tracker cookies until late 2023

Google delays blocking of web tracker cookies until late 2023
Added 7 hours ago
Summary: Google's Chrome web browser will not fully block tracking cookies until late 2023, the Alphabet-owned company said yesterday, delaying by nearly two years a move that has drawn antitrust concerns from competitors and regulators.
Sentiment: positive
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U.S. panel votes yes on 'break 'em up' antitrust bill

U.S. panel votes yes on 'break 'em up' antitrust bill
Added 8 hours ago
Summary: The U.S. House of Representatives Judiciary Committee voted on Thursday to require Big Tech platforms to choose between running a platform and competing on it, wrapping up two days of votes that saw the approval of four measures directly aimed at reining in the power of some of the country's most successful companies.
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Microsoft Opens Windows, But Reverts to Old Competitive Playbook

Microsoft Opens Windows, But Reverts to Old Competitive Playbook
Added 9 hours ago
Summary: Teams software gets a leg up on Slack, Zoom with addition to the latest PC operating system
Sentiment: positive
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MARKET REPORT: Tasty court ruling for Deliveroo investors

MARKET REPORT: Tasty court ruling for Deliveroo investors
Added 9 hours ago
Summary: Judges ruled its 'roos' can be classed as self-employed contractors rather than 'workers' - meaning the company need not provide them with rights such as sick pay and annual leave.
Sentiment: positive
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Nike Soars Late, Signals Breakout; Five Stocks Flashing Buy Signs

Nike Soars Late, Signals Breakout; Five Stocks Flashing Buy Signs
Added 9 hours ago
Summary: A Biden infrastructure deal fueled Thursday's market rally. Nike soared on earnings, signaling a breakout.
Sentiment: positive
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Cryptos: $SCRT$RLY$RSV

Microsoft closes above $2 trillion market cap for the first time

Microsoft closes above $2 trillion market cap for the first time
Added 11 hours ago
Summary: Satya Nadella's Microsoft has become easier for companies to work with, it hasn't made deals that went bad, and its Teams and Azure assets are now common.
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House panel advances sixth and final bill as final piece of Big Tech antitrust package

House panel advances sixth and final bill as final piece of Big Tech antitrust package
Added 11 hours ago
Summary: The House Judiciary Committee on Thursday narrowly advanced a sixth and final piece of legislation as part of its Big Tech antitrust package. The "Ending...
Sentiment: positive
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S&P 500 Makes Dash to Fresh Record as Biden Seals Infrastructure Deal

S&P 500 Makes Dash to Fresh Record as Biden Seals Infrastructure Deal
Added 13 hours ago
Summary: S&P 500 Makes Dash to Fresh Record as Biden Seals Infrastructure Deal
Sentiment: positive
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Cryptos: $FSN$RSV

Can American utilities avoid summer blackouts?

Can American utilities avoid summer blackouts?
Added 14 hours ago
Summary: Eventually, yes. But the next few months look dicey | Business
Sentiment: negative
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Cryptos: $GAS$GMT

House Committee Passes 'Big Tech' Antitrust Package Despite Lobbying Onslaught

House Committee Passes 'Big Tech' Antitrust Package Despite Lobbying Onslaught
Added 14 hours ago
Summary: ZeroHedge - On a long enough timeline, the survival rate for everyone drops to zero
Sentiment: negative
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Tiger Global-backed Bright Health falls in debut, valued at $10.6 billion

Tiger Global-backed Bright Health falls in debut, valued at $10.6 billion
Added 14 hours ago
Summary: Bright Health Group's shares fell more than 5% in their New York Stock Exchange debut on Thursday, valuing the Tiger Global and Blackstone Group Inc backed health insurance startup at $10.6 billion.
Sentiment: positive
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Stocks: $GOOGL$MS
Cryptos: $UTED

Swiss-based Digital Assets AG launches tokenized stock offerings on Solana – CoinSpectator

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Nasdaq, S&P 500 scale new peak as jobs recovery gains traction

Nasdaq, S&P 500 scale new peak as jobs recovery gains traction
Added 18 hours ago
Summary: The Nasdaq and the S&P 500 indexes hit all-time highs on Thursday, boosted by shares of Tesla and other top-shelf technology firmsas data showing fewer weekly jobless claims bolstered views of a steady recovery in the labor market.
Sentiment: positive
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Elon Musk and Tesla, do you really think you know everything?

Elon Musk and Tesla, do you really think you know everything?
Added 18 hours ago
Summary: Elon, if you’re reading this, run! They’re onto us.  Despite our best efforts to conceal the Truth, your secrets have been leaking.  Their agents are all around me; I see them in the grocery story, pretending to shop, and behind me in traffic, acting...
Sentiment: negative
7 minute read
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Cryptos: $SRM

The Trade Desk among ad-tech stocks surging after Google delays phase-out plans for cookies

The Trade Desk among ad-tech stocks surging after Google delays phase-out plans for cookies
Added 19 hours ago
Summary: Digital-advertising stocks are rallying Thursday after Alphabet Inc.'s undefinedundefined Google said it would delay its plans to phase out third-party...
Sentiment: positive
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Swiss-based Digital Assets AG launches tokenized stock offerings on Solana

Swiss-based Digital Assets AG launches tokenized stock offerings on Solana
Added 20 hours ago
Summary: FTX founder and CEO Sam Bankman-Fried said DAAG's infrastructure will help to create a new standard for the tokenized stock industry.
Sentiment: positive
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Cryptos: $SOL$NFT

BuzzFeed Nears Deal to Go Public Via SPAC, Eyeing Digital-Media Rollup

BuzzFeed Nears Deal to Go Public Via SPAC, Eyeing Digital-Media Rollup
Added 20 hours ago
Summary: The move is part of a plan to consolidate with other players in digital media, as the company hopes scale will make it easier to compete for ad dollars with Google, Facebook and Amazon.
Sentiment: positive
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Google CEO Sundar Pichai Says His Mentor Asked Him 1 Question Every Week--and It Changed the Way He Leads

Google CEO Sundar Pichai Says His Mentor Asked Him 1 Question Every Week--and It Changed the Way He Leads
Added 20 hours ago
Summary: Years ago, Columbia University football coach turned business coach Bill Campbell taught Pichai to ask himself a pivotal question. Pichai is still asking that question today.
Sentiment: positive
6 minute read
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Stocks: $GOOGL$TISI

Futures Jump To All Time Highs Ahead Of Fed Speaker, Econ Data Frenzy

Futures Jump To All Time Highs Ahead Of Fed Speaker, Econ Data Frenzy
Added 21 hours ago
Summary: ZeroHedge - On a long enough timeline, the survival rate for everyone drops to zero
Sentiment: positive
36 minute read
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Cryptos: $RSV$CAP

POLITICO Playbook: Biden catches his white whale

POLITICO Playbook: Biden catches his white whale
Added 21 hours ago
Summary: And a House panel approves major tech antitrust bills.
Sentiment: negative
31 minute read
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Physics explains why there is no information on social media

Physics explains why there is no information on social media
Added a day ago
Summary: Physics dictates machines should minimize entropy, and humans are complying on TikTok, Facebook, Twitter, and other platforms.
Sentiment: positive
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Cryptos: $FLASH

John McAfee’s pinned tweet said he ‘regrets nothing’ days before his death

John McAfee’s pinned tweet said he ‘regrets nothing’ days before his death
Added a day ago
Summary: John McAfee’s death sparks conspiracy theories after tweets become viral
Sentiment: negative
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What should I know about the delta variant?

What should I know about the delta variant?
Added a day ago
Summary: What should I know about the delta variant?
Sentiment: positive
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Cryptos: $UTED

Google, Facebook Pressure Falls Short as Major Antitrust Measures Advance in House Committee

Google, Facebook Pressure Falls Short as Major Antitrust Measures Advance in House Committee
Added a day ago
Summary: Tech companies will take the battle over the proposed new regulations and oversight to the House floor and the Senate.
Sentiment: positive
3 minute read
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Stocks: $FB$GOOGL

What should I know about the delta variant?

What should I know about the delta variant?
Added a day ago
Summary: What should I know about the delta variant?
Sentiment: positive
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Cryptos: $UTED

What should I know about the delta variant?

What should I know about the delta variant?
Added a day ago
Summary: The delta variant of the coronavirus has been found in more than 80 countries since it was first detected in India and is responsible for 20% of infections in the U.S. Most virus mutations aren’t concerning, but there is a worry that some variants might evolve to be more contagious, cause more severe illness or evade the protection of vaccines
Sentiment: positive
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Cryptos: $UTED$DELTA

Tiger Global-backed Bright Health raises $924 million in U.S. IPO

Tiger Global-backed Bright Health raises $924 million in U.S. IPO
Added a day ago
Summary: Bright Health Group, a health insurance start-up backed by Tiger Global and Blackstone Group Inc, said on Wednesday it sold shares in its initial public offering at a price lower than its target range to raise $924.3 million.
Sentiment: positive
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Stocks: $GOOGL$MS

DeepMind wants to use its AI to cure neglected diseases

DeepMind wants to use its AI to cure neglected diseases
Added a day ago
Summary: In 2020, DeepMind solved one of biology’s biggest challenges. Now it’s working on using its AI to find drugs to target neglected diseases
Sentiment: positive
7 minute read
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Cryptos: $MOONSHOT

S&P 500 Dips, Nasdaq Ekes Out Record; Hawkish Fed Talk Continues

S&P 500 Dips, Nasdaq Ekes Out Record; Hawkish Fed Talk Continues
Added a day ago
Summary: S&P 500 Dips, Nasdaq Ekes Out Record; Hawkish Fed Talk Continues
Sentiment: positive
4 minute read
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Cryptos: $FSN

U.S. House panel approves higher merger fees and bigger enforcement budgets

U.S. House panel approves higher merger fees and bigger enforcement budgets
Added 2 days ago
Summary: U.S. House panel approves higher merger fees and bigger enforcement budgets
Sentiment: positive
3 minute read
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Cryptos: $FSN

The Technology 202: Biden administration full of officials who worked for prominent tech companies

The Technology 202: Biden administration full of officials who worked for prominent tech companies
Added 2 days ago
Summary: They include Secretary of State Antony Blinken and Homeland Security Secretary Alejandro Mayorkas.
Sentiment: negative
4 minute read
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7 Altcoins Primed for a June Rally

7 Altcoins Primed for a June Rally
Added 2 days ago
Summary: InvestorPlace - Stock Market News, Stock Advice & Trading Tips Following the recent crypto crash, here are some of the best altcoins that offer a...
Sentiment: positive
17 minute read
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Antitrust Crusader Lina Khan Faces a Big Obstacle: The Courts

Antitrust Crusader Lina Khan Faces a Big Obstacle: The Courts
Added 2 days ago
Summary: Progressives are thrilled by her elevation to FTC chair, but the judiciary may stand in the way of her agenda.
Sentiment: positive
11 minute read
1 people have read this
Cryptos: $STACY

GOP riven by infighting over Big Tech crackdown

GOP riven by infighting over Big Tech crackdown
Added 2 days ago
Summary: The finger-pointing underscores that the politics of antitrust laws designed to take on Amazon, Google, Apple and Facebook don’t cut neatly across ideological lines.
Sentiment: positive
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Microsoft (MSFT) Briefly Hits $2T Valuation following Apple

Microsoft (MSFT) Briefly Hits $2T Valuation following Apple
Added 2 days ago
Summary: Microsoft Corporation's (NASDAQ: MSFT) valuation shortly eclipsed the $2 trillion benchmark during Tuesday’s intraday trading.
Sentiment: positive
4 minute read
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Cryptos: $BTC$RSV

5 things to know before the stock market opens Wednesday

5 things to know before the stock market opens Wednesday
Added 2 days ago
Summary: U.S. stock futures were flat Wednesday, one day after the Nasdaq erased earlier losses as bitcoin staged an intraday comeback.
Sentiment: negative
5 minute read
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Cryptos: $BTC$RSV

Robot Truck Startup Embark Joins Race To Go Public In SPAC Deal That Raises $614 Million

Robot Truck Startup Embark Joins Race To Go Public In SPAC Deal That Raises $614 Million
Added 2 days ago
Summary: The San Francisco-based developer of robot truck technology aims to commercialize its service by 2024.
1 people have read this
Cryptos: $AOA

Stocks making the biggest moves in the premarket: GlaxoSmithKline, MicroStrategy, Shake Shack & more

Stocks making the biggest moves in the premarket: GlaxoSmithKline, MicroStrategy, Shake Shack & more
Added 2 days ago
Summary: The stocks making the biggest moves in premarket trading include GlaxoSmithKline, MicroStrategy, Shake Shack, and more.
Sentiment: positive
4 minute read
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The eviction crisis in photos: How three Texans faced losing their homes during a pandemic

The eviction crisis in photos: How three Texans faced losing their homes during a pandemic
Added 2 days ago
Summary: With the final CDC eviction moratorium set to expire at the end of June, three Texas families recount their experiences facing their own housing struggles over the past year.
Sentiment: negative
12 minute read
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Stocks: $GOOGL$DNOW
Cryptos: $STX

Microsoft joins Apple in $2T market value club

Microsoft joins Apple in $2T market value club
Added 2 days ago
Summary: Microsoft's rising stock price pushed the software giant to $2 trillion in market value.
Sentiment: positive
2 minute read
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WSJ News Exclusive | Amazon and Other Tech Giants Race to Buy Up Renewable Energy

WSJ News Exclusive | Amazon and Other Tech Giants Race to Buy Up Renewable Energy
Added 2 days ago
Summary: The race to secure electricity deals for power-hungry data centers has tech companies reshaping the renewable-energy market and grappling with a new challenge: how to ensure their investments actually reduce emissions.
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Microsoft joins Apple in the $2 trillion club, briefly

Microsoft joins Apple in the $2 trillion club, briefly
Added 2 days ago
Summary: CEO Nadella’s strategic moves helped Microsoft benefit from trends that arose during the pandemic, pushing up stock.
Sentiment: positive
9 minute read
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Cryptos: $RSV

Microsoft hits a $2 trillion market valuation for the first time, second only to Apple

Microsoft hits a $2 trillion market valuation for the first time, second only to Apple
Added 2 days ago
Summary: The tech titan has gained 19% so far this year, outperforming peers Apple and Amazon, spurred higher by bets on its dominance in cloud computing.
Sentiment: positive
5 minute read
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A|I: The AI Times – Waymo gets way mo’ funding

A|I: The AI Times – Waymo gets way mo’ funding
Added 2 days ago
Summary: The AI Times is a weekly newsletter covering the biggest AI, machine learning, big data, and automation news from around the globe.
Sentiment: positive
5 minute read
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Cryptos: $AOA$MOONSHOT

Microsoft hits a $2 trillion market valuation for the first time, second only to Apple

Microsoft hits a $2 trillion market valuation for the first time, second only to Apple
Added 2 days ago
Summary: The tech titan has gained 19% so far this year, outperforming peers Apple and Amazon, spurred higher by bets on its dominance in cloud computing.
Sentiment: positive
5 minute read
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Wall Street soars amid Bitcoin intraday comeback | Nairametrics

Wall Street soars amid Bitcoin intraday comeback | Nairametrics
Added 2 days ago
Summary: Wall Street soars amid Bitcoin intraday comeback Stock Market
Sentiment: positive
3 minute read
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Nasdaq climbs to an all-time high

Nasdaq climbs to an all-time high
Added 2 days ago
Summary: The S&P 500 ended Tuesday just short of a new closing record, while the tech-heavy Nasdaq Composite climbed to an all-time high as bitcoin staged an intraday comeback, CNBC reports.The blue-chip D...
Sentiment: positive
2 minute read
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Cryptos: $BTC

The New York Times: ‘Sundar Pichai Faces Internal Criticism at Google’

The New York Times: ‘Sundar Pichai Faces Internal Criticism at Google’
Added 2 days ago
Summary: One person’s overcaution is another’s focus.
Sentiment: negative
5 minute read
1 people have read this
Stocks: $AAPL$GOOGL

Microsoft hits $2 trillion market value

Microsoft hits $2 trillion market value
Added 2 days ago
Summary: Microsoft shares rose as much as 1.2% on Tuesday, enough for the Redmond-based software company to briefly join Apple as one of only two U.S. companies to reach a $2 trillion market value.
Sentiment: positive
9 minute read
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Cryptos: $RSV

YouTube Shorts Is Taking on TikTok and Minting a New Constellation of Concise Video Stars

YouTube Shorts Is Taking on TikTok and Minting a New Constellation of Concise Video Stars
Added 2 days ago
Summary: The online video king has set aside $100 million to pay short-form creators.
Sentiment: positive
9 minute read
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Amazon’s planned purchase of MGM faces Federal Trade Commission scrutiny

Amazon’s planned purchase of MGM faces Federal Trade Commission scrutiny
Added 2 days ago
Summary: The Federal Trade Commission will be the agency to review Amazon. com Inc.’s proposed acquisition of Hollywood studio MGM, according to people familiar with the matter, just as the commission gets a new chairwoman who has been critical of the online giant’s expansion.
Sentiment: positive
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White House Signals Joe Biden's Support For Law Concerning Big Tech

White House Signals Joe Biden's Support For Law Concerning Big Tech
Added 2 days ago
Summary: US President Joe Biden believes steps are needed to safeguard privacy, bolster innovation and deal with other problems created by big technology platforms, the White House said on Tuesday, signaling his support for legislation concerning Big Tech.
Sentiment: positive
4 minute read
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Stocks: $AMZN$GOOGL

Microsoft Rises to Join Apple in Exclusive $2 Trillion Club

Microsoft Rises to Join Apple in Exclusive $2 Trillion Club
Added 2 days ago
Summary: Microsoft Corp. took its place in the history books as just the second U.S. public company to reach a $2 trillion market value, buoyed by bets its dominance in cloud computing and enterprise software will expand further in a post-coronavirus world.
Sentiment: positive
9 minute read
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Cryptos: $RSV

Google To Soon Face Lawsuit Over Play Store From US States: Sources

Google To Soon Face Lawsuit Over Play Store From US States: Sources
Added 2 days ago
Summary: A group of state attorneys general may file a lawsuit against Alphabet Inc's Google as early as next week, accusing the search and advertising giant of violating antitrust law in running its mobile app store, according to three sources.
Sentiment: negative
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China’s Full Truck Climbs in Debut After $1.6 Billion IPO

China’s Full Truck Climbs in Debut After $1.6 Billion IPO
Added 2 days ago
Summary: Full Truck Alliance Co., an Uber-like trucking startup, rose 13% in its trading debut after raising $1.6 billion in one of the year’s biggest U.S. initial public offerings by a Chinese company.
Sentiment: positive
4 minute read
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ASX to slip, Nasdaq resets record high, bitcoin swings

ASX to slip, Nasdaq resets record high, bitcoin swings
Added 2 days ago
Summary: Australian shares are set to open lower even as US stocks are higher. Iron ore rebounded, oil eased. Bitcoin fell sharply then recovered.
Sentiment: positive
13 minute read
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More Fed, Home Sales, Crypto: 3 Things to Watch

More Fed, Home Sales, Crypto: 3 Things to Watch
Added 2 days ago
Summary: More Fed, Home Sales, Crypto: 3 Things to Watch
Sentiment: positive
3 minute read
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Stocks: $GOOGL$NDAQ
Cryptos: $FSN$RSV

WSJ News Exclusive | Amazon’s Planned Purchase of MGM Faces FTC Scrutiny

WSJ News Exclusive | Amazon’s Planned Purchase of MGM Faces FTC Scrutiny
Added 2 days ago
Summary: The antitrust review of the acquisition comes as Lina Khan, a frequent critic of the online giant, takes the helm at the commission.
Sentiment: positive
3 minute read
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Le tueur du Zodiac enfin identifié? Certains cryptographes en doutent.

Le tueur du Zodiac enfin identifié? Certains cryptographes en doutent.
Added 3 days ago
Summary: Fayçal Ziraoui a provoqué un tollé en ligne en affirmant avoir démasqué le célèbre serial killer californien et déchiffré ses deux derniers cryptogrammes. Les amateurs de l’affaire sont sceptiques.
1 people have read this
Stocks: $GOOGL$PINC

S&P 500 Climbs as Powell Gets Testimony Underway

S&P 500 Climbs as Powell Gets Testimony Underway
Added 3 days ago
Summary: S&P 500 Climbs as Powell Gets Testimony Underway
Sentiment: positive
5 minute read
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Cryptos: $FSN$RSV

Seattle Pride event slammed for charging white people $50 ‘reparations fee’ as city ignores ‘reverse racis...

Seattle Pride event slammed for charging white people $50 ‘reparations fee’ as city ignores ‘reverse racis...
Added 3 days ago
Summary: A PRIDE event has been accused of “reverse racism” after charging white people up to $50 in a “reparations fee” to attend. Seattle Human Rights Commission officials dismisse…
Sentiment: negative
4 minute read
1 people have read this
Stocks: $FB$GOOGL
Cryptos: $SCRT

Dow Jones Today, Stocks Wobble Ahead Of Powell Testimony; Bitcoin Dives; Splunk, CrowdStrike Rally

Dow Jones Today, Stocks Wobble Ahead Of Powell Testimony; Bitcoin Dives; Splunk, CrowdStrike Rally
Added 3 days ago
Summary: CrowdStrike rallied early, and Microsoft topped a buy point on the Dow Jones today as stocks traded flat ahead of Jerome Powell's testimony.
Sentiment: positive
10 minute read
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‘Foreign Investors Mustn't Fear’: Experts Zero in on India's Row With US Tech Giants Over IT Rules

‘Foreign Investors Mustn't Fear’: Experts Zero in on India's Row With US Tech Giants Over IT Rules
Added 3 days ago
Summary: The ongoing dispute between the Indian government and its legal departments on the one hand, and, on the other hand, tech giants such as Facebook and Twitter has...
Sentiment: negative
7 minute read
1 people have read this
Cryptos: $RSV$UTED

Google Faces EU Antitrust Probe of Alleged Ad-Tech Abuses

Google Faces EU Antitrust Probe of Alleged Ad-Tech Abuses
Added 3 days ago
Summary: The European Union opened a formal antitrust investigation into allegations that Google abuses its leading role in the advertising-technology sector, the most wide-ranging case yet to look at that pillar of the tech giant’s business.
Sentiment: negative
3 minute read
1 people have read this
Stocks: $GOOGL

Google to face another legal challenge as EU launches antitrust probe into its advertising unit

Google to face another legal challenge as EU launches antitrust probe into its advertising unit
Added 3 days ago
Summary: Google to face another legal challenge as EU launches antitrust probe into its advertising unit
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Stocks: $GOOGL

EXCLUSIVE Google drops engineering residency after protests over ‘inequities’

EXCLUSIVE Google drops engineering residency after protests over ‘inequities’
Added 3 days ago
Summary: Alphabet Inc's (GOOGL.O) Google plans to shut down a long-running program aimed at entry-level engineers from underrepresented backgrounds after participants said it enforced "systemic pay inequities," according to internal correspondence seen by Reuters.
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Stocks: $GOOGL
Cryptos: $MAG

EU investigates Google's conduct in digital ad tech sector

EU investigates Google's conduct in digital ad tech sector
Added 3 days ago
Summary: Google faces a fresh antitrust investigation from European Union regulators.
Sentiment: positive
4 minute read
1 people have read this

Trudeau’s Party Passes Bill to Regulate Social Media, Streaming

Trudeau’s Party Passes Bill to Regulate Social Media, Streaming
Added 3 days ago
Summary: Canadian lawmakers passed a controversial bill that aims to regulate programming distributed by media streaming services and social platforms like Facebook and YouTube, a measure that critics warn could infringe on individual speech.
Sentiment: positive
11 minute read
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Google in EU crosshairs again with advertising antitrust inquiry

Google in EU crosshairs again with advertising antitrust inquiry
Added 3 days ago
Summary: Google was in the EU antitrust spotlight again on Tuesday as regulators opened an investigation into whether its digital advertising business gives the Alphabet (GOOGL.O) unit an unfair advantage over rivals and advertisers.
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Stocks: $GOOGL
Cryptos: $UTED

Stocks making the biggest moves in the premarket: GameStop, MicroVision, Sanderson Farms & more

Stocks making the biggest moves in the premarket: GameStop, MicroVision, Sanderson Farms & more
Added 3 days ago
Summary: The stocks making the biggest moves in premarket trading include GameStop, MicroVision, Sanderson Farms, and more.
Sentiment: positive
5 minute read
1 people have read this
Cryptos: $DELTA$GRAIN

Think companies can’t raise prices? Think again, says this manager, who offers 3 small-cap equity picks.

Think companies can’t raise prices? Think again, says this manager, who offers 3 small-cap equity picks.
Added 3 days ago
Summary: Mary Lisanti, president of Lisanti Capital Growth and manager of the Lisanti Small Cap Growth Fund, says a big inflation blind spot is plaguing investors...
Sentiment: positive
8 minute read
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Why this Prime Day may fall flat for Amazon's stock

Why this Prime Day may fall flat for Amazon's stock
Added 3 days ago
Summary: After months of failing to break out, Amazon's stock is close to a record high. Thank Prime Day, the annual sales bonanza that kicks off Monday.
Sentiment: positive
10 minute read
1 people have read this
Cryptos: $RSV

China Trucking Startup Raises $1.6 Billion in U.S. IPO

China Trucking Startup Raises $1.6 Billion in U.S. IPO
Added 3 days ago
Summary: Full Truck Alliance Co., an Uber-like trucking startup, has raised $1.6 billion after pricing its U.S. initial public offering at the top of a marketed range, in one of the biggest listings stateside by a Chinese company this year.
Sentiment: positive
5 minute read
1 people have read this

EU says it's opened antitrust probe into Google's ad-tech practices

EU says it's opened antitrust probe into Google's ad-tech practices
Added 3 days ago
Summary: The European Commission said it has opened a formal antitrust investigation to assess whether Alphabet's undefinedundefined Google has violated European...
Sentiment: negative
1 minute read
2 people have read this
Stocks: $GOOGL

Google app crashing after new update; here's how to fix - 9to5Google

Google app crashing after new update; here's how to fix - 9to5Google
Added 3 days ago
Summary: Following the latest update, the Google app, Podcasts, and Lens are repeatedly crashing, while Assistant is also unavailable as a result...
Sentiment: negative
3 minute read
1 people have read this
Stocks: $GOOGL
Cryptos: $AUTO$XTP

Dow Jones Futures Rise After 586-Point Surge; Nasdaq Closes In On Record Highs; 5 Stocks To Buy And Watch

Dow Jones Futures Rise After 586-Point Surge; Nasdaq Closes In On Record Highs; 5 Stocks To Buy And Watch
Added 3 days ago
Summary: Dow Jones futures were higher late Monday. The Nasdaq is on the cusp of record highs, as Dow leader Microsoft leads five stocks to buy and watch.
Sentiment: positive
4 minute read
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Nasdaq 100 Rebounds as Tapering Fears Ease, Hang Seng and ASX 200 Climb

Nasdaq 100 Rebounds as Tapering Fears Ease, Hang Seng and ASX 200 Climb
Added 3 days ago
Summary: The Nasdaq 100 rebounded as Fed Chair Jerome Powell’s comments soothed market fears about tapering. This may set a positive tone for APAC trade. Bitcoin tumbled after China intensified a crackdown ...
Sentiment: positive
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We asked 42 tech giants about their DEI initiatives. Here’s what we found

We asked 42 tech giants about their DEI initiatives. Here’s what we found
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Summary: For Fast Company’s Black in Tech project, we found that most companies’ financial commitments to DEI in 2020 and 2021 aren’t as large as they seem.
Sentiment: positive
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Your Monday Evening Briefing

Your Monday Evening Briefing
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Summary: Here’s what you need to know at the end of the day.
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Thirteen groups oppose two Big Tech antitrust bills before US Congress - Times of India

Thirteen groups oppose two Big Tech antitrust bills before US Congress - Times of India
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Summary: US News: WASHINGTON: Thirteen organizations, many allied with high-tech companies, wrote to the US House Judiciary Committee on Monday urging lawmakers to vote.
Sentiment: positive
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German competition watchdog launches Apple investigation

German competition watchdog launches Apple investigation
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Summary: Apple (AAPL.O) became the fourth major digital company to face closer scrutiny from Germany's antitrust watchdog on Monday after the cartel office said it had launched an investigation into whether the tech giant is exploiting its market position.
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GameStop eyes Russell add as CEO joins board

GameStop eyes Russell add as CEO joins board
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Summary: GameStop’s new CEO Matt Furlong has been added to the video game retailer’s board of directors ahead of a possible add to the Russell 1000 to be decided on June 25.
Sentiment: positive
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Amazon, Major Retailers Embrace Crypto Payments

Amazon, Major Retailers Embrace Crypto Payments
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Summary: ZoidPay is targeting mass adoption of crypto payments, integrating with Amazon and 40 million other retailers, using its native ZPAY token.
Sentiment: positive
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Covid-19 news: UK to announce plans for booster shots in coming weeks

Covid-19 news: UK to announce plans for booster shots in coming weeks
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Summary: The latest coronavirus news updated every day including coronavirus cases, the latest news, features and interviews from New Scientist and essential information about the covid-19 pandemic
Sentiment: negative
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Opinion | Google Is Dominating This Hidden Market With No Rules

Opinion | Google Is Dominating This Hidden Market With No Rules
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Summary: The absence of stringent regulation has allowed the search giant to dominate the powerful market for online advertising. Here's how to fix it.
Sentiment: positive
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The End of Ownership | datagubbe.se

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Summary: On rent-seeking as a Service
Sentiment: positive
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Germany’s anti-monopoly watchdog opens probe against Apple

Germany’s anti-monopoly watchdog opens probe against Apple
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Summary: Germany’s anti-monopoly watchdog opens probe against Apple
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U.S. Supreme Court reins in power of patent tribunal judges

U.S. Supreme Court reins in power of patent tribunal judges
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Summary: U.S. Supreme Court reins in power of patent tribunal judges
Sentiment: positive
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Seed is not the new Series A

Seed is not the new Series A
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Summary: Most Series A investors today look for around $2 million in annual recurring revenues (ARR) before they lean in, but getting to that figure is a very long and thorny path.
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Dow Jones Today Aims To Snap Sell-Off As Nasdaq Reverses; Chevron, Caterpillar Rebound; Yields Edge Up Ahead Of Powell Testimony

Dow Jones Today Aims To Snap Sell-Off As Nasdaq Reverses; Chevron, Caterpillar Rebound; Yields Edge Up Ahead Of Powell Testimony
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Summary: Pool and KKR climbed toward buy points, and Caterpillar boosted the Dow Jones today, as stocks started the week on mixed ground.
Sentiment: positive
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Hyundai completes deal for controlling interest in Boston Dynamics

Hyundai completes deal for controlling interest in Boston Dynamics
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Summary: Hyundai this morning announced that it has completed its acquisition of Boston Dynamics. The deal, which values the innovative robotics company at $1.1 billion, was announced in late-2020. The companies have not disclosed any future financial details. The South Korean automotive giant now owns a co…
Sentiment: positive
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Microsoft has big plans for healthcare, and it's taking a different path to the rest of big tech

Microsoft has big plans for healthcare, and it's taking a different path to the rest of big tech
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Summary: Common data models, a cloud just for this vertical and IoT for monitoring patients: Microsoft is taking on healthcare once again.
Sentiment: positive
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Tesla is following in the steps of an unlikely rival: Subaru

Tesla is following in the steps of an unlikely rival: Subaru
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Summary: Tesla has long led the auto industry — sometimes controversially — with its driver-assist system Autopilot. Now, it finds itself suddenly following the lead of an unlikely rival: Subaru.
Sentiment: positive
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KRON4

KRON4
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Summary: Rochelle Walensky, the director of the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, said earlier this week she expects the delta variant to become the dominant coronavirus strain in the United States.
Sentiment: positive
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More dangerous 'delta' strain now classified 'variant of concern’ in U.S.—here's what that means for you

More dangerous 'delta' strain now classified 'variant of concern’ in U.S.—here's what that means for you
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Summary: The delta Covid virus variant first identified in India is on the rise in the U.S. Experts warn there could be outbreaks by the summer in states where vaccination rates are lower.
Sentiment: positive
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Dollars, deals and the importance of nondilutive capital

Dollars, deals and the importance of nondilutive capital
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Summary: Today, on Juneteenth, we recognize the efforts this nation still needs to put toward addressing structural racism and disparities, including in the world of tech. This week, HBCUvc, a nonprofit that aims to diversify the world of venture capital, launched a million-dollar fund. Founder Hadiyah Mujh…
Sentiment: positive
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