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cnbc.com - Jessica Bursztynsky - Hewlett Packard Enterprise is the latest tech company to leave Silicon Valley, and is moving to Houston
Hewlett Packard Enterprise is the latest tech company to leave Silicon Valley, and is moving to Houston
CNBC

Published Tue, Dec 1 2020 4:09 PM EST Hewlett Packard Enterprise is relocating its headquarters to Houston, Texas. The company is currently constructing a new campus. The coronavirus pandemic has given a number of tech companies, and prominent…

bbc.co.uk - Jane Wakefield - Web Summit: Stricter rules for technology companies
Web Summit: Stricter rules for technology companies
BBC

A radical overhaul of how big technology companies are regulated has been announced by the president of the European Commission at Web Summit, which this year is a virtual event. Ursula von der Leyen said the commission would be 'rewriting the…

bloomberg.com - Michael P. Regan - The Bull Market Rotates Away From Tech-Driven Mega-Companies
The Bull Market Rotates Away From Tech-Driven Mega-Companies
Bloomberg

The Covid-19 pandemic has done tremendous damage to the U.S. economy—especially the parts that can thrive only when people are willing to leave their homes and spend some money. But the way Michael Baron sees things, “it can't flatten…

bloomberg.com - Faris Mokhtar - Cooling Down Singapore Takes a Combination of Trees and Tech
Cooling Down Singapore Takes a Combination of Trees and Tech
Bloomberg

Singapore is more focused than most places on finding ways to keep cool. Perhaps that's understandable. The Southeast Asian financial center has been heating up twice as fast as the world average over the past six decades, according to government…

forbes.com - Amy Feldman - Warehousing Startup Stord, Founded By Georgia Tech Students, Raises $31 Million As Shipping Surges In Advance Of Holidays
Warehousing Startup Stord, Founded By Georgia Tech Students, Raises $31 Million As Shipping Surges In Advance Of Holidays
Forbes

ean Henry, 24, and Jacob Boudreau, 22, founded flexible warehousing startup Stord while in college at Georgia Tech in 2015. They made the cut for Forbes 30 Under 30 in 2018, and Henry, who dropped out of college, won the prestigious Thiel…

ft.com - Joseph Stiglitz - Australia's new tech code is a road worth exploring
Australia's new tech code is a road worth exploring
Financial Times

The writer is a University professor at Columbia University Australia is trying to blaze the way on tech regulation with a new code that would require Google and Facebook to pay for the news they circulate online. Plunging in where France and Spain…

medium.com - Elaia - Deep tech: is PhD the new MBA as a gateway to entrepreneurship?
Deep tech: is PhD the new MBA as a gateway to entrepreneurship?
Medium

Everyone has its own definition…and for good reasons! In fact, this term appeared very recently in startup history. It was coined by Swati Chaturvedi, CEO of Propel(x), in 2015, to differentiate tech startups built on commonly available…

reuters.com - Sharon Lam - Breakingviews - Healthcare IPO examines value of China's big tech
Breakingviews - Healthcare IPO examines value of China's big tech
Reuters

HONG KONGHONG KONG (Reuters Breakingviews) - JD.com is offering a timely reminder of why big technology firms are valuable to Beijing. The e-commerce giant's healthcare arm has priced shares in its initial public offering at a reasonable 13 times…

ft.com - Mercedes Ruehl in Singapore, James Kynge in Hong Kong and Kiran Stacey in Washington DC - Chinese state-backed funds invest in US tech despite Washington curbs
Chinese state-backed funds invest in US tech despite Washington curbs
Financial Times

Chinese state-backed funds are still scouring the US for investments in critical technologies despite stiffer restrictions on such deals, prompting bipartisan concern in Washington over national security. Pixelworks, Black Sesame Technologies and…

businessinsider.com - Sean Czarnecki - Business Insider names top 36 public relation experts in technology
Business Insider names top 36 public relation experts in technology
Business Insider

Tech companies have no shortage of PR needs, whether it's handling crises like antitrust concerns or promoting a new product. Business Insider identified 36 top public relations pros working in the tech industry. They include names from venture…

wsj.com - Marc Vartabedian - SoftBank Makes Another Bet on Freight Shipping Technology
SoftBank Makes Another Bet on Freight Shipping Technology
Wall Street Journal

SoftBank Group Corp. is doubling down on its bet that technology startups will reshape freight shipping and logistics, a sector that has been an ambitious focal point for the firm. Through its Vision Fund 2, the Japanese firm led a $113.5 million…

publicbroadcasting.net - Jaclyn Diaz - Trump Vows To Veto Defense Bill Unless Shield For Big Tech Is Scrapped
Trump Vows To Veto Defense Bill Unless Shield For Big Tech Is Scrapped
WLRN

President Trump is threatening to veto a critical defense spending bill unless Congress agrees to repeal a liability shield for social media companies. The president tweeted late Tuesday that Section 230 of the 1996 Communications Decency Act is 'a…

cnn.com - By Paul R. La Monica, CNN Business  - Big Tech's stock market reign may finally be about to end
Big Tech's stock market reign may finally be about to end
CNN

New York(CNN Business) Who says investing is hard? All you needed to do for the past few years to enjoy solid gains in the stock market was buy an S&P 500 or Nasdaq 100 index fund. That provided exposure to market darlings like the FAANG quintet of…

infoq.com - Jonathan Allen - .NET 5 Breaking Changes: Historic Technologies
.NET 5 Breaking Changes: Historic Technologies
InfoQ

In part two of our.NET 5 coverage, we take a look back at historic.NET technologies that never made the jump to.NET Core. What's interesting about these technologies is their APIs were copied across, hinting that Microsoft was considering a.NET…

cnn.com - By Julia Horowitz, CNN Business  - Tech companies are seizing the market moment
Tech companies are seizing the market moment
CNN

A version of this story first appeared in CNN Business' Before the Bell newsletter. Not a subscriber? You can sign up right here. London(CNN Business) The biggest tech companies strengthened their hold on the global economy during the pandemic.

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